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(left to right): Frederica Annis Lopez de Leo de Laguna (1906-2004) and Kaj Birket-Smith (1893-1977)

Creator:
Davis, Fremont 1915-1977
Title:
(left to right): Frederica Annis Lopez de Leo de Laguna (1906-2004) and Kaj Birket-Smith (1893-1977)
Date:
March 18, 1937
Summary:
Frederica Annis Lopez de Leo de Laguna (1904-2004) (at left) was an anthropologist associated in 1937 with the University of Pennsylvania Museum; she had studied at Columbia during the late 1920s and had done groundbreaking research in Alaska in 1930s with Danish ethnologist Kaj Birket-Smith (1893-1977) (at right). The original photo caption reads: "Digging tediously among the ice of the north, they have brought to light traces of the early Eskimos
Cite As:
Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Topics:
Anthropology, Eskimo art, Ethnology, Women scientists
Subjects:
Birket-Smith, Kaj 1893-1977, De Laguna, Frederica 1906-2004, Columbia University, University of Pennsylvania University Museum
Form/Genre:
Black-and-white photographs
Local Number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0960]
Full Record:
http://siris-archives.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!siarchives&uri=full=3100001~!296511~!0#focus
(left to right): Frederica Annis Lopez de Leo de Laguna (1906-2004) and Kaj Birket-Smith (1893-1977), March 18, 1937, Smithsonian Institution Archives, SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0960].

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