Alvin Rosenfeld

ID: 2005-2055

Creator: Hofmeister, Richard K

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: June 1978

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: Torch, June 1978

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Summary

Alvin Rosenfeld was appointed deputy director of the Office of Public Affairs in 1978, and director in 1979. Prior to joining the staff of the Smithsonian, Rosenfeld worked as a journalist for the United Press, 1940-1945, New York Post, 1946-1950, NBC, 1950-1973, and the Washington Post, 1973-1978. He retired from the Smithsonian in 1986, and was appointed vice-director of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Subject

  • Rosenfeld, Alvin
  • Office of Public Affairs

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: Torch, June 1978

Contact information

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

Date

June 1978

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Public relations
  • Directors
  • Appointments
  • Journalism
  • Journalists

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Portraits

ID Number

2005-2055

Physical description

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

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