Spencer Fullerton Baird

ID: SIA2009-1228

Creator: Sarony's Imperial Portraits, New York

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1860

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 2, Folder: 10, and Box 27, Folder: Spencer Fullerton Baird

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Summary

Card photograph is of second Secretary of the Smithsonian (1878-1887) Spencer Fullerton Baird (1823-1887), ornithologist, and the first curator and director of the United States National Museum at the Smithsonian.

Author

Sarony's Imperial Portraits, New York

Subject

Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Original type: Carte de visite

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 2, Folder: 10, and Box 27, Folder: Spencer Fullerton Baird

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1860

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Secretaries
  • Management
  • Personnel management
  • Museums
  • Employees
  • Birds
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Secretariats
  • Ornithologists
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • Management--Museums

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Portraits

ID Number

SIA2009-1228

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 4.25w x 6.5h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print

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