Photographs of Saul Riesenberg's retirement party, 1979
Riesenberg, Saul H
Fitzhugh, William W. 1943-
Challinor, David 1920-2008
Van Beek, Gus W (Gus Willard) 1922-
Meggers, Betty Jane
Evans, Clifford 1920-1981
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Anthropology
20 prints : silver gelatin
Saul Herbert Riesenberg took part in the first American anthropological studies in Micronesia and was the first curator of Pacific ethnology at the Smithsonian in 1957. He later served as department chairman and retired as senior ethnologist.
Photographs documenting people and gifts at Saul Riesenberg's retirement party in the Department of Anthropology chairman's office in 1979. Pictured attendees, mostly Department of Anthropology staff, include William Fitzhugh, David Challinor, Steve Porter, Gus Van Beek, Betty Meggers, Clifford Evans, Judith Luskey, Riesenberg and his wife.
Photo lot 80-17, Photographs of Saul Riesenberg's retirement party, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution