Joseph H. Kraus (1898-1967)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4946]

Creator: Science Service

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date:

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-4946

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Summary

Joseph H. Kraus (1898-1967), Science Service staff member, worked on science clubs and youth projects. Kraus is credited with persuading Watson Davis and Science Service in 1941 to take over the local science fairs then being sponsored by the American Institute of the City of New York.

Creator

Science Service

Subject

  • Kraus, Joseph H. 1898-1967
  • Science Service
  • American Institute of the City of New York

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service Records, Image No. SIA2008-4946

Repository Loc.

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

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

  • Journalism, Scientific
  • Science fairs

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-4946]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints