Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Hooker, Marjorie, 1908-
Marjorie Hooker Papers, circa 1950-1997
This accession consists of materials created and maintained by Marjorie Hooker, a Geologist with the United States Geological Survey, containing research on William Thomson. Also included are materials pertaining to Hooker's research and correspondence with others interested in Thomson. The papers contain research on Thomson and his friendship with James Smithson in London and later in Naples. Papers include research notes, copies of abstracts and articles (many of which are in Italian), and correspondence.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Smithson, James, 1765-1829
- Thomson, William, 1761-1806
- Hooker, Marjorie, 1908-
- Geological Survey (U.S.)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-104, Marjorie Hooker Papers