Captain Isidor Edward Rittenburg (left) presents the Dr. Samuel M. Burka Award to Dr. Donald A. Gordon (right)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-2001]

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Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1961

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-2001

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Summary

left to right: Captain Isidor Edward Rittenburg (1901-1982), U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, presents the Dr. Samuel M. Burka Award to Dr. Donald A. Gordon (right), Bendix Corporation, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1961. The award from the Institute of Navigation recognized Gordon's paper on the application of human engineering to navigational equipment.

Subject

  • Gordon, Donald A
  • Rittenburg, Isidor Edward 1901-1982
  • Institute of Navigation
  • Bendix Corporation
  • U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-2001

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

Date

1961

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Topic

  • Human engineering
  • Navigation
  • Aids to navigation

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Black-and-white photographs

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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-2001]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints

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