Group Portrait of Agricultural Historians

ID: SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B28_F01_001]

Creator: Smithsonian Institution

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1954

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 28, Folder 01, Image No. SIA_000095_B28_F01_001

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  • Standing in front of exhibit case featuring plows in the South Gallery of the Arts and Industries Building.
  • Left to Right: Eugene G. McKibben, Chief, Agricultural Engineering Research Branch, USDA; Alfred Stefferud, Editor of the Yearbook of Agriculture, Office of Information, USDA; Gerald E. Ryerson, Conservation Equipment Engineer, Soil Conservation Service, USDA; Edward C. Kendall, Associate Curator, Section of Agricultural Industries, USNM; Charles A. Burmeister, Vice President of the Agricultural History Society, Bureau of Agricultural Economics, Retired; M. L. Wilson, former Director of Extension Service, USDA, now consultant with the Ford Foundation; Samuel H. Work, Agricultural Advisor, North American Regional Office, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.


  • McKibben, Eugene G (Eugene George) 1895-
  • Stefferud, Alfred
  • Ryerson, Gerald E
  • Kendall, Edward C
  • Burmeister, Charles A (Charles Alexander) 1887-
  • Wilson, M. L (Milburn Lincoln) 1885-1969
  • Work, Samuel H
  • Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • United States Department of Agriculture

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 28, Folder 01, Image No. SIA_000095_B28_F01_001

Repository Loc.

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


  • 1954
  • May 25, 1954

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Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B28_F01_001]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;

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