Exhibits Specialist Rolland O. Hower; Clock Watcher Edwin A. Battison

ID: SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-74]

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Black-and-white negatives

Date: 1970

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-008, Box 02, Image No. OPA-74

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Summary

Exhibits specialist Rolland O. Hower with a crown of thorns starfish, part of the only living exhibit in the National Museum of Natural History; Edwin A. Battison, the Smithsonian's professional clock watcher, poses with a replica of the 14th century De Dondi clock in the National Museum of History and Technology, now known as the National Museum of American History.

Subject

  • Hower, Rolland O
  • Battison, Edwin A
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs

Notes

  • Digital contact sheet available.
  • Frame selection featured in "The Torch," June 1970.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-008, Box 02, Image No. OPA-74

Repository Loc.

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

Date

1970

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Topic

  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Form/Genre

Black-and-white negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-74]

Physical description

35mm;

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