Watson Hiner Monroe (1907-1992) (at left, behind the wheel) and Katherine Tait Omwake (1902-1993) and Thelma Hunt (1903-1992) (visible in the back seat), participating in driving test as part of the George Washington University "Sleeplessness Test" weekend

ID: SIA RU007091 [SIA2015-006874]

Creator: Thone, Frank 1891-

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1925

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7091, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2015-006874

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Summary

Watson Hiner Monroe (1907-1992) (at left, behind the wheel) was participating in a driving test as part of the George Washington University "Sleeplessness Test" weekend, August 14-16, 1925. Two other students, Katherine Tait Omwake (1902-1993) and Thelma Hunt (1903-1992), are visible in the back seat.

Subject

  • Monroe, Watson Hiner 1907-1992
  • Omwake, Katharine T (Katharine Tait) 1902-1993
  • Hunt, Thelma
  • George Washington University

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7091, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2015-006874

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1925
  • August 1925

Restrictions & Rights

  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
  • Copyright Not Evaluated

Topic

  • Insomnia
  • Psychology

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU007091 [SIA2015-006874]

Physical description

Photographic prints; 3.5 x 5.5