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Chase, Florence Meier  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Radiation Biology Laboratory  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia Size: 2.20w x 2.50h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Photographic print
Person, candid
c. 1935
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
In her office at the Smithsonian Institution Building, the "Castle," Florence E. Meier Chase (1902-1978) is seated in a chair with her hands atop the desk. A microscope is on the desk. Chase was a botanist with the Radiation Biology Laboratory, part of the Smithsonian's Astrophysical Observatory. Dr. Chase received her B.A. from Wellesley College and her Ph.D. from the University of Geneva in Switzerland. The image has some perforations in the bottom right corner.
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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7433, Box 3, Folder Tolman Scrapbook A-N
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Microscopes  Search this
Radiobiology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Botanists  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-0096 and original Neg. # 32399-5
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div