Insects Exhibit, Natural History Building - Portrait of Virginia Beets

ID: SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B44_F10_005]

Creator: United States Department of Agriculture

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1954

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44, Folder 10, Image No. SIA_000095_B44_F10_005

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Summary

Portrait of Virginia Beets, secretary in the Division of Insects, wearing a necklace of Brazilian beetles set in gold, part of United States National Museum entomology exhibits in the Natural History Building, now known as the National Museum of Natural History.

Subject

  • Beets, Virginia
  • United States National Museum Division of Insects
  • United States National Museum

Notes

Archives No. SIA2010-3251

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44, Folder 10, Image No. SIA_000095_B44_F10_005

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1954
  • June 4, 1954

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 Undetermined

Topic

  • Entomology
  • Portraits

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B44_F10_005]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints; 10 x 8;

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