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Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Aldrich, Loyal Blaine 1884-1965  Search this
Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872  Search this
Klein, William H  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 9.5w x 5.5h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group
Date:
1954
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
There is another print in the collection of this event, at the same SIA location, showing Taylor with his sons and grandsons.
Summary:
Pictured at the retirement of William H. Taylor of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) on April 30, 1954, are: (front, l-r) Agnes Neill, Alice Withrow, Elsie Swindlehurt, Lina Hill (back, l-r) D.G. (Buddy) Talbert, Chao C. Moh, Leonard Price, L.B. Aldrich, William H. Taylor, Victor Elstad, Secretary Charles Greeley Abbot (astrophysicist, former Director of the SAO, and fifth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution,1928-1944), William Klein, R.B. Withrow, and J.H. Harrison.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 7005 Box 186 Folder 3
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Observatories  Search this
Women  Search this
Women--History  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Talbert, D.G. (Buddy)  Search this
Price, Leonard  Search this
Neill, M. Agnes  Search this
Withrow, Alice P  Search this
Swindlehurt, Elsie  Search this
Hill, Lina  Search this
Moh, Chao C  Search this
Taylor, William H  Search this
Elstad, Victor B  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Harrison, Junius H  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Standard number:
96-1019
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8177