Marjorie Van de Water (1900-1962)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2010-0291]

Creator: Van de Water, Marjorie 1900-1962

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

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

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Summary

From 1929 until 1962, Marjorie Van de Water (1900-1962) covered advances in psychology and sociology for Science Service, winning several journalism awards and the admiration of social scientists for diligent coverage of these emerging fields. Her insights became particularly useful during and after World War II, when news publications attempted to explain the techniques of political propaganda and the psychological impacts and implications of war.

Subject

  • Van de Water, Marjorie 1900-1962
  • Science Service

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

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

  • Journalism, Scientific
  • Sociology
  • Psychology

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2010-0291]