Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
True, Webster Prentiss, 1892-
Webster Prentiss True Papers, 1914-1972
Webster Prentiss True served the Institution as Editor, 1919-1939, and was given the title of Chief of the Editorial Division, Smithsonian Institution Press, in 1940, a position he held until his retirement in 1951. These papers consist of correspondence, memoranda, and various project files relating to exhibitions, television programs, lectures, and presentations.
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Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T91027, Webster Prentiss True Papers