Over 190 Years of Smithsonian Knowledge: Thomas F. Clark, William L. Brown, Charles R. Aschemeier, and Waldo L. Schmitt

ID: SIA Acc. 04-086 [SIA2014-07446]


Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1959

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-086, Image No. SIA2014-07446

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A single print which includes four frames of men receiving awards for years of service. The title font reads "Over 190 years of Smithsonian knowledge." Clockwise from top left, Thomas F. Clark, August 6, 1907 - June 30, 1959; William L. Brown, March 2, 1908 - June 30, 1959; Charles R. Aschemeier, February 24, 1911 - May 31, 1958; and Waldo L. Schmitt, January 1, 1915 - June 30, 1957. Smithsonian Secretaries Alexander Wetmore, Charles G. Abbot and Leonard Carmichael are in some of the photographs.


  • Clark, Thomas F
  • Brown, William L
  • Aschemeier, Charles R. W
  • Schmitt, Waldo L (Waldo Lasalle) 1887-1977
  • Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978
  • Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) 1872-1973
  • Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian Institution Office of the Treasurer and Disbursing Agent

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 04-086, Image No. SIA2014-07446

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Black-and-white photographs

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SIA Acc. 04-086 [SIA2014-07446]

Physical description

Photographic prints; 8 x 10

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