Secretary Adams and his Wife

ID: 94-7086-20

Creator: Tinsley, Jeffrey Wayne 1947-2017

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1994

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-015, Box 2, Folder: September 1994

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Summary

Secretary Adams and his wife, Ruth Skinner Adams, admire the portrait of the secretary, painted by Burton Silverman. It now hangs with the other portraits of Smithsonian secretaries on the second floor of the Smithsonian Institution Building.

Subject

Adams, Robert McCormick 1926-2018

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in Smithsonian Torch Supplement, September 1994

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-015, Box 2, Folder: September 1994

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1994

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Secretariats
  • Secretaries
  • Portraits
  • Museums
  • Management
  • Adams, Ruth Skinner
  • Painting
  • Management--Museums

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

94-7086-20

Physical description

Color: Color; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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