Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 7347
Henry, Thomas R. (Thomas Robert), 1893-
Thomas R. Henry Papers, 1933-1967
Thomas R. Henry (1893- ), a science writer for the Washington Evening Star, also served as a press writer for the Smithsonian Institution from 1931 until the mid-1960s. During World War II he was a correspondent for the North American Newspaper Alliance serving in England, North Africa, Sicily, Italy, and France.
This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.
These papers document Henry's career in journalism and include manuscripts of articles and books on science; copies of press releases concerning the Smithsonian; newspaper articles; manuscripts; a typed copy of a journal; memorabilia from his career as a war correspondent; and scrapbooks containing his newspaper articles and columns.
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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7347, Thomas R. Henry Papers