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S. Dillon Ripley

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Artist:
Giacomo Manzù, 1908 - Jan 1991
Sitter:
S. Dillon Ripley, 20 Sep 1913 - 12 Mar 2001
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
27.9 cm (11")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1974
Topic:
S. Dillon Ripley: Literature\Writer\Scientific
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist
S. Dillon Ripley: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist
S. Dillon Ripley: Presidential Medal of Freedom
Portrait
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.2011.151
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National Portrait Gallery

S. Dillon Ripley

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Artist:
Una Hanbury, 1904 - 9 Feb 1990
Sitter:
S. Dillon Ripley, 20 Sep 1913 - 12 Mar 2001
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
47.6 cm (18 3/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1977
Topic:
S. Dillon Ripley: Literature\Writer\Scientific
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist
S. Dillon Ripley: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist
S. Dillon Ripley: Presidential Medal of Freedom
Portrait
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.2011.150
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National Portrait Gallery

S. Dillon Ripley

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Artist:
Robert Winthrop White, 19 Sep 1921 - 21 Sep 2002
Sitter:
S. Dillon Ripley, 20 Sep 1913 - 12 Mar 2001
Medium:
Charcoal on paper
Dimensions:
50.8cm x 39.4cm (20" x 15 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1964
Topic:
S. Dillon Ripley: Literature\Writer\Scientific
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist
S. Dillon Ripley: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist
S. Dillon Ripley: Presidential Medal of Freedom
Portrait
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of S. Dillon Ripley
Object number:
S/NPG.64.1
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S. Dillon Ripley

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Artist:
Unidentified Artist
Former attribution:
Arnold A. Newman, 3 Mar 1918 - 6 Jun 2006
Sitter:
S. Dillon Ripley, 20 Sep 1913 - 12 Mar 2001
Medium:
Color photograph
Dimensions:
25.3cm x 20.2cm (9 15/16" x 7 15/16"), Accurate
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1965
Topic:
Symbols & Motifs\Medal
Interior
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair
Artwork\Painting
Clothing & Apparel\Academic cap and gown
S. Dillon Ripley: Literature\Writer\Scientific
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist
S. Dillon Ripley: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist
S. Dillon Ripley: Presidential Medal of Freedom
Portrait
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the Smithsonian Institution Castle
Object number:
NPG.78.184
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S. Dillon Ripley

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Artist:
Albert Ketcham Murray, 29 Dec 1906 - 24 Mar 1992
Sitter:
S. Dillon Ripley, 20 Sep 1913 - 12 Mar 2001
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
91.5 x 76.2 cm (36 x 30")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1968
Topic:
Clothing & Apparel\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief
Clothing & Apparel\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie
Clothing & Apparel\Jewelry\Watch\Wrist watch
S. Dillon Ripley: Literature\Writer\Scientific
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist
S. Dillon Ripley: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist
S. Dillon Ripley: Presidential Medal of Freedom
Portrait
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.2011.149
Rights:
© Albert K. Murray Fine Arts Educational Fund
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S. Dillon Ripley

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Artist:
Michael Arthur Worden Evans, 1944 - 1 Dec 2005
Sitter:
S. Dillon Ripley, 20 Sep 1913 - 12 Mar 2001
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 55.6cm x 44.9cm (21 7/8" x 17 11/16")
Sheet: 60.5cm x 50.7cm (23 13/16" x 19 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1984
Topic:
S. Dillon Ripley: Literature\Writer\Scientific
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist\Ornithologist
S. Dillon Ripley: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Smithsonian Institution\Secretary
S. Dillon Ripley: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Zoologist
S. Dillon Ripley: Presidential Medal of Freedom
Portrait
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Portrait Project, Inc.
Object number:
S/NPG.92.269
Rights:
© Michael Evans
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National Portrait Gallery

Residence of Secretary S. Dillon Ripley

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
120mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1965
Between 1965 and 1971
Notes:
Digital contact sheet available.
Summary:
Exterior view of residence of Secretary S. Dillon Ripley.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-84]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

S. Dillon Ripley and Salim Ali

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Author:
Unknown
Subject:
Ali, Sálim 1896-1987
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group, candid
Place:
India
Date:
1976
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Summary:
Eighth Secretary of the Smithsonian (1964-1984) S. Dillon Ripley (1913-2001) and Salim Ali (1896-1987) standing on a high hill. Ripley is holding a gun in his right hand and both men have binoculars around their necks. Ali is holding a camera in his right hand. Ripley went to India to do research with Ali for their book "Handbook of the Birds of India and Pakistan."
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 613, Box 417, Folder: Photographs Ripleys in India
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Binoculars
Cameras
Collectors and collecting
Field Work
Firearms
Ornithologists
Ornithology
Scientific expeditions
Secretariats
Secretaries
Standard number:
SIA2007-0154 and 2005-7934
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div

Passport Photo of Secretary S. Dillon Ripley

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1969
February 17, 1969
Notes:
See also number 68163
Digital contact sheet available.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1440]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Presentation of Bird Sculpture to Secretary S. Dillon Ripley

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1970
December 3, 1970
Notes:
Digital contact sheet available.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1687R2]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Secretary S. Dillon Ripley Presents Certificate of Award

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
120mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1966
June 6, 1966
Notes:
See also number 60278
Digital contact sheet available.
Summary:
Secretary S. Dillon Ripley presents Robert Lee Harrison with Certificate of Award in the Regents' Room of the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-895]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Group Portrait with Secretary S. Dillon Ripley and Nathan Reingold

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1967
Notes:
See also number 62691
Digital contact sheet available.
Summary:
Group portrait of Secretary S. Dillon Ripley, Nathan Reingold (editor of the Joseph Henry Papers), and two unidentified men.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1091]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Secretary S. Dillon Ripley Presents Chauffeur with Award

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
120mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1966
March 16, 1966
Notes:
See also number 59751
Digital contact sheet available.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-836]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Portrait of Secretary S. Dillon Ripley at Desk

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
120mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1965
Between 1965 and 1971
Notes:
See also number P65224A-J
Digital contact sheet available.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1234R1]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

S. Dillon Ripley on "Smithsonian World," 1984.

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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2012-12-10T18:46:09.000Z
Video Title:
S. Dillon Ripley on "Smithsonian World," 1984.
Description:
During Episode 108 ("A Desk in the Jungle") of the "Smithsonian World" television series, host David McCullough talked with S. Dillon Ripley, Secretary Emeritus of the Smithsonian Institution, at the National Zoological Park. Ripley, a noted ornithologist, described the courting rituals of ducks. "Smithsonian World" was a co-production of the Smithsonian Institution and WETA-TV. This episode was underwritten by the James S. McDonnell Foundation and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Executive producer and director, Martin Carr; writer, Michael Winship. This video is part of the records from the Smithsonian's Office of Telecommunications which can be viewed here - http://siarchives.si.edu/collections/siris_arc_278666.
Views:
207
Video Duration:
3 min 40 sec
Topic:
Museum administration
Youtube Category:
Education
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SIArchives
YouTube Channel:
SIArchives
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Residence of Secretary S. Dillon Ripley

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1965
Between 1965 and 1971
Notes:
Digital contact sheet available.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-40]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Secretary S. Dillon Ripley Interview; Address to Staff

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1966
December 7, 1966
Notes:
See also number 60912
Digital contact sheet available.
Summary:
Secretary S. Dillon Ripley interviewed by Voice of America; Secretary S. Dillon Ripley addresses Smithsonian Institution employees in the Museum of Natural History auditorium.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-958]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Secretary S. Dillon Ripley at Museum of Natural History

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1966
October 24, 1966
Notes:
See also number 60817
Digital contact sheet available.
Summary:
Secretary S. Dillon Ripley examines bird specimens at the Museum of Natural History.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-944R1]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Secretary S. Dillon Ripley at Museum of Natural History

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
120mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1966
October 24, 1966
Notes:
See also number 60817
Digital contact sheet available.
Summary:
Secretary S. Dillon Ripley examines bird specimens at the Museum of Natural History.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-944R2]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Fire Damage at NMHT; Secretary S. Dillon Ripley at NMHT

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
National Museum of History and Technology
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1970
October 9-13, 1970
Notes:
Digital contact sheet available.
Summary:
Fire damage on third floor of the National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT), now known as the National Museum of American History, October 9, 1970; Secretary S. Dillon Ripley at the NMHT, October 13, 1970.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 11-008 - Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Photographic Collection, 1960-1970, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1663]
Restrictions:
No restrictions All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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