Staff, International Exchange Service, 1891

ID: 2003-19540

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1891

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 28, Folder: 33

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Staff of the International Exchange Service gathered under a tree on the grounds of the Smithsonian for their picture. Seated (L-R): Morsell A. Tolson, George H. Boehmer, William C. Winlock, and G. C. French; Standing (L-R): Edward D. Hardy, Coates. W. Shoemaker, George L. Snider; Thomas Watkins, Mazie R. Fountaine, Henry A. Parker, John S. Pollock, Oliver C. Hine, Solomon G. Brown. Established in 1848, the International Exchange Service, administered by the Smithsonian Institution, disseminated scientific publications to scholarly institutions both in the United States and abroad.


  • Berry, Ferdinand V
  • Boehmer, George H
  • Brown, Solomon Galleon c. 1829-1906
  • Winlock, William C
  • International Exchange Service (IES)


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


In this image, which is very similar to Neg. #77-15013, M. A. Tolson is sitting on the ground and G. C. French is lying on the ground.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 28, Folder: 33

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



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  • Women
  • Tolson, Morsell A
  • French, George C
  • Parker, Henry A
  • Pollock, John S
  • Employees
  • Museums
  • Hardy, Edward Daniel
  • Exchanges, Literary and scientific
  • Hine, Oliver C
  • Shoemaker, Coates Walton
  • Watkins, Thomas
  • Personnel management
  • Fountaine, Mazie R
  • Snider, George L
  • Museums--Employees
  • African Americans


  • Photographic print
  • Group

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Color: Sepia; Size: 6.5w x 4.5h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print

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