Charles Franklin Kettering (1876-1958)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4785]

Creator: Davis, Fremont 1915-1977

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1936

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-4785

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Summary

Charles Franklin Kettering (1876-1958), engineer and inventor, General Motors Research Corporation. The photograph was taken in Washington, D.C., during the Centennial Celebration of the American Patent System. Kettering served as the celebration's chairman.

Subject

  • Kettering, Charles Franklin 1876-1958
  • General Motors Corporation Research Laboratories

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-4785

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1936
  • November 25, 1936

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  • 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

  • Engineering
  • Patents
  • Inventors

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4785]

Physical description

Photographic prints

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