(seated left to right): Anton Julius Carlson, Kirtley Mather, Forest Ray Moulton, Harlow Shapley; (standing left to right): Edmund Ware Sinnott, George Alfred Baitsel, Fernandus Payne, Karl Lark-Horovitz, Walter Richard Miles, Elvin Charles Stakman

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0657]

Creator: Science Service

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1947

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

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Summary

Photo of officers and senior officials of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in 1947. Anton Julius Carlson (1875-1956) was Professor of Physiology, University of Chicago; Kirtley Mather (1888-1978) was Professor of Geology, Harvard University; Forest Ray Moulton (1872-1952) was Executive Director of the American Association for the Advancement of Science; and Harlow Shapley (1885-1972) was Professor of Astronomy, Harvard University, and AAAS President. Edmund Ware Sinnott (1888-1968) was Professor of Botany, Yale University, and AAAS President-Elect; George Alfred Baitsel (1885-1971) was Professor of Biology, Yale University; Fernandus Payne (1881-1977) was Professor of Zoology and Genetics, Indiana University; Karl Lark-Horovitz (1892-1958) was Professor of Physics, Purdue University; Walter Richard Miles (1885-1978) was Professor of Psychology, Yale University; and Elvin Charles Stakman (1885-1979) was Professor of Plant Pathology, University of Minnesota.

Creator

Science Service

Subject

  • Carlson, Anton J (Anton Julius) 1875-1956
  • Baitsell, George Alfred 1885-1971
  • Payne, Fernandus 1881-1977
  • Shapley, Harlow 1885-1972
  • Sinnott, Edmund W (Edmund Ware) 1888-1968
  • Stakman, E. C (Elvin Charles) 1885-1979
  • Lark-Horovitz, K (Karl) 1892-1958
  • Mather, Kirtley F (Kirtley Fletcher) 1888-1978
  • Miles, Walter R (Walter Richard) b. 1885
  • Moulton, Forest Ray 1872-1952
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Harvard University
  • University of Minnesota
  • Yale University
  • Purdue University
  • University of Chicago
  • Indiana University

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

1947

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

  • Plant diseases
  • Geology
  • Zoology
  • Physiology
  • Plants
  • Physics
  • Astronomy
  • Botany

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0657]