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Group Portrait of Joseph Henry (1797-1878) and Family
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Peale, Titian Ramsay 1799-1885
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878
Henry, Harriet A. 1808-1882
Henry, Mary A. 1834-1903
Henry, Caroline 1839-1920
Henry, Helen Louisa 1836-1912
3 x 2.5;
USNM No. 75079
SPS Copy No. 2002-12181
Joseph Henry was an American scientist who served as the first Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution and discovered the electromagnetic phenomenon of self-inductance (SI).
Secretary Joseph Henry with wife Harriet Alexander Henry, and three daughters, Caroline Henry, Mary Henry, and Helen Louisa Henry, holding croquet mallets on Smithsonian grounds.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 27C, Image No. SIA_000095_B27C_004
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27C_004]
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