Haskins, Caryl Parker (08/12/1908-10/08/2001)

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  • Occupation: Scientist, author
  • Number of Terms: 4
  • Committees/Roles: Member, Executive Committee, 1956-1980; Chairman ad interim of the Executive Committee, 11/1967-1971; Regent Emeritus, 1980-2001; Audit and Review Committee, 1982-1985; Personnel Committee of Audit and Review Committee, 1979-1989; Ad Hoc Committee on Food Services, Member, 1985-1986.


  • Haskins, Caryl Parker 1908-
  • Board of Regents
  • Citizen Regent
  • Board of Regents Executive Committee
  • Board of Regents Audit and Review Committee. Personnel Committee
  • Board of Regents Ad hoc committees


Smithsonian Board of Regents

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District of Columbia

Short Legal Citation

  • 70 Stat. 98 (1956), ch. 173
  • 76 Stat. 53 (1962), P.L. No. 87-430


American Men & Women of Science. A biographical directory of today's leaders in physical, biological, and related sciences. 12th edition, Physical & Biological Sciences. Seven volumes. New York: R. R. Bowker Co., 1971-1973; The International Who's Who. 38th edition, 1974-1975. London: Europa Publications, 1974; Who's Who in America. 54th edition, 2000; The Smithsonian Torch, no. 8 (new series), September 1965, p. 2.

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Regent Tenure: 04/06/1956-08/30/1980




Washington (D.C.)



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