Margaret J. R. Roller

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-2449]

Creator: United States Department of Agriculture

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

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Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2009-2449

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Summary

As an artist at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Margaret J.R. Roller created wax models of food and animals for government displays and demonstrations. Her work also appeared in local Washington exhibitions during the 1930s (see Ada Rainey, "Artists Crowd Government Departments Doing Practical Work of Great Beauty," Washington Post, July 5, 1931).

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  • Roller, Margaret J. R
  • United States Department of Agriculture

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2009-2449

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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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Artists

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Black-and-white photographs

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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-2449]