Staff Awards Ceremony

ID: SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-5184]

Creator: Neufeld, Harry B

Form/Genre: Black-and-white negatives

Date: 1972

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-009, Image No. 72-5184

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Career service emblems and certificates of special achievement awarded, with Dr. William G. Melson, Associate Curator in Charge of the Division of Petrology and Volcanology, Dr. Waldo R. Wedel, Senior Archeologist in the Department of Anthropology, and Dr. Richard S. Cowan, Director of the National Museum of Natural History.


  • Wedel, Waldo R (Waldo Rudolph) 1908-1996
  • Cowan, Richard S. 1921-1997
  • Melson, William G. 1938-
  • Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)


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Black-and-white negatives

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