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Author:
Harrell, Alfred  Search this
Subject:
Kier, Porter M  Search this
Desautels, Paul E  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Mineral Sciences  Search this
Hall of Gems  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group
Date:
1977
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
Featured in the "Torch," December 1977
Summary:
National Museum of Natural History Director Porter Kier (1973-1979), right, and Curator of Minerals Paul E. Desautels admire a seventy-five carat emerald which was presented to the Smithsonian Institution by Mrs. Stewart Hooker of New York.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: December 1977
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Gems  Search this
Mineralogy  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Emeralds  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-2055 and 77-13481-30
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_5641