Joseph Wellington Byrns (1869-1936)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0630]

Creator: Underwood & Underwood

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1931

Citation: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Summary

In 1931, U.S. Representative Joseph Wellington Byrns (1869-1936) (Democrat-Tennessee) was the new chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations; known for having introduced the legislation creating the Civilian Conservation Corps.

Creator

Underwood & Underwood

Subject

  • Byrns, Joseph Wellington 1869-1936
  • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)
  • United States Congress House

Cite as

Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1931
  • 1865-1950

Restrictions & Rights

All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email OSIAREF@si.edu)

Topic

  • Political science
  • Government
  • Politics
  • Politics and government

Place

Tennessee

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0630]