G. Arthur and Josephine Cooper

ID: 59075-D

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1965

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 9524 Box 1 G. Arthur Cooper Oral History Interviews

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Summary

G. Arthur (Gustav Arthur) Cooper (1902-2000), and his wife, Josephine stand beside a painting of Cooper by Robert Ades. The painting was presented at a dinner on October 28, 1965, honoring Cooper, Chairman of the Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History. The portrait now hangs in the Cooper Library of the Natural History Building.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Ades, Robert Weston
  • Cooper, G. Arthur (Gustav Arthur) 1902-
  • Cooper, Josephine (Mrs. G. Arthur)
  • United States National Museum
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Paleobiology

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Photograph included in the transcript of G. Arthur Cooper Interview by Pamela M. Henson, January 12, 1984, in Smithsonian Institution Archives

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 9524 Box 1 G. Arthur Cooper Oral History Interviews

Contact information

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

Date

1965

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Curators
  • Paleobiologists
  • Art
  • Event
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Museums
  • Portraits
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Art objects
  • Museum curators
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Place

Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

59075-D

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print

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