Davis, Harvey Nathaniel (06/06/1881-12/03/1952)

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Summary

  • Occupation: Physicist, college president
  • Number of Terms: 3

Subject

  • Davis, Harvey N (Harvey Nathaniel) b. 1881
  • Board of Regents
  • Citizen Regent

Category

Smithsonian Board of Regents

Regent type

Citizen

State

New Jersey

Short Legal Citation

  • 52 Stat. 696 (1938), ch. 405
  • 58 Stat. 751 (1944), ch. 424

Notes

Dictionary of American Biography. Supplement 5. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1977; Who Was Who in America. A component of "Who's Who in American History." Volume 3, 1951-1960. Chicago: Marquis Who's Who, 1966; Obituaries on File. Two volumes. Compiled by Felice Levy. New York: Facts on File, 1979.

Contact information

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

Date

Regent Tenure: 06/15/1938-12/03/1952

Topic

  • Physicists
  • College presidents
  • Regents

Place

New Jersey

Form/Genre

Biographies

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