Eleanor Holgate Lattimore (1895-1970) and her husband Owen Lattimore (1900-1989)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-5125]

Creator: Lattimore, Eleanor Holgate 1895-1970

Form/Genre: Black-and-White Prints

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

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Summary

East Asia expert Eleanor Holgate Lattimore (1895-1970) and her husband Owen Lattimore (1900-1989), shown here in publication publicity for their new book Silks, Spices, and Empire (Delacorte Press, 1968). After graduating from Northwestern University in 1915, Eleanor Holgate had studied and taught in China. The Lattimores married in 1925 and she later described their fantastic wedding journey from Peking to India in Turkestan Reunion (1934).

Subject

  • Lattimore, Eleanor Holgate 1895-1970
  • Lattimore, Owen 1900-1989
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)

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

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

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International relations

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Black-and-White Prints

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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-5125]