Reception for the Papers of Joseph Henry

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Reception in the Great Hall of the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle for the publication by Smithsonian Institution Press of the first volume of the Papers of Joseph Henry, with Secretary S. Dillon Ripley, former secretary Leonard Carmichael, Nathan Reingold, editor of Joseph Henry Papers, Michael Collins, National Air and Space Museum director, David Challinor, Assistant Secretary for Science, and Mary Livingston Ripley.


  • Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
  • Reingold, Nathan 1927-
  • Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973
  • Challinor, David
  • Collins, Michael 1930-
  • Ripley, Mary Livingston
  • Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • Joseph Henry Papers Project
  • Smithsonian Institution Press


  • Digital contact sheet available.
  • Requested from Photographic Services Division by Office of Public Affairs.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-009, Image No. 73-57

Repository Loc.

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


  • 1972
  • December 26, 1972

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Black-and-white negatives

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SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-57]

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