(left to right): Katharine Pember Darwin (1901-1986), Charles Galton Darwin (1887-1962), and Watson Davis (1896-1967)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0860]

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Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: December 1941

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-0860

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Summary

Mathematician Katharine Pember Darwin (1901-1986) (at left) was married to physicist Charles Galton Darwin (1887-1962) (center), director of the British National Physical Laboratory during World War II; Watson Davis (1896-1967) (at right) was director of Science Service. This photograph was probably taken when the Darwins attended the dedication of the new Science Service headquarters in Washington, December 1941.

Subject

  • Davis, Watson 1896-1967
  • Darwin, Charles Galton Sir 1887-1962
  • Darwin, Katharine Pember 1901-1986
  • Science Service
  • National Physical Laboratory (Great Britain)

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-0860

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

Date

December 1941

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Topic

  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0860]

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