"The Nature of Scientific Discovery" Copernicus Symposium

ID: SIA Acc. 11-009 [73-3980]

Creator: Hofmeister, Richard K

Form/Genre: Black-and-white negatives

Date: 1973

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-009, Image No. 73-3980

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Opening ceremony and reception for "The Nature of Scientific Discovery" Copernicus symposium at the National Academy of Sciences, with Secretary S. Dillon Ripley.


  • Copernicus, Nicolaus 1473-1543
  • Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
  • Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division
  • National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)


  • Requested from Photographic Services Division by Office of Symposia and Seminars.
  • Digital contact sheet available.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-009, Image No. 73-3980

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


  • 1973
  • April 24, 1973

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