Philip K. B. Lundeberg, c. age 6

ID: SIA2007-0162

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1929

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-003, Philip K. B. Lundeberg Papers

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Summary

Philip K. B. Lundeberg, circa age 6, at Urbana, Illinois, stands outdoors holding his treasured ocean liner model. It survived numerous bathtub cruises, oft laden with toy soldiers. Increasingly battered, it sustained numerous sinkings.

Subject

Lundeberg, Philip K

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

A naval historian, Lundeberg (1923-) came to the Smithsonian in January 1959 as a Consultant in the Department of Armed Forces History in the Museum of History and Technology, now known as the National Museum of American History, and in June of that year was appointed Associate Curator in the Division of Naval History. From 1962 to 1984 Lundeberg was Curator of Naval History and in 1984, when the Divisions of Naval and Military History were merged to form the Division of Armed Forces History, he was named Curator of Armed Forces History. Following his retirement in 1986, he was named Curator Emeritus of Armed Forces History in 1987.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 08-003, Philip K. B. Lundeberg Papers

Contact information

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

Date

1929

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Topic

  • Boats and boating
  • Models (representations)
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Shipping
  • Children
  • Ships
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • Models

Place

  • Illinois
  • Urbana (Ill.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2007-0162

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Color; Size: 5 w x 7 h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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