Summary

Consists of records documenting correspondence with depositories from which the Joseph Henry Papers Project requested documents relating to Joseph Henry, Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1846-1878. The Joseph Henry Papers Project was part of the Smithsonian Institution Archives, Institutional History Division. Materials include correspondence, lists, notes, postcards, photographs, and transparencies. Some materials are in electronic format.

Subject

Henry, Joseph 1797-1878

Category

Series Level Description

Notes

  • For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.
  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.

Organization

Alphabetic

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1960
  • 1960-2008

Topic

  • Science
  • History
  • Science--History
  • Research

Form/Genre

  • Manuscripts
  • Picture postcards
  • Electronic records
  • Compact discs
  • Black-and-white photographs
  • Black-and-white transparencies
  • Color photographs

Local number

SIA RS01759

Physical description

7 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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