Charles August Kraus (1875-1967)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4952]

Creator: Lord, Avery

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1939

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-4952

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Summary

Charles August Kraus (1875-1967), Professor of Chemistry, Brown University. Kraus, "known for his work on ethyl gasoline, pyrex glass, and ultraviolet lamps," had just been elected president of the American Chemical Society.

Creator

Lord, Avery

Subject

  • Kraus, Charles A (Charles August) 1875-1967
  • Brown University
  • American Chemical Society

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-4952

Repository Loc.

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

Date

1939

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

Chemistry

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4952]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints