Albert Smith Appointed Director, NMNH

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Summary

Botanist Albert C. Smith is appointed director of the National Museum of Natural History, succeeding A. Remington Kellogg. After Smith's departure in 1962, T. Dale Stewart is appointed director.

Subject

  • Smith, Albert. C
  • Kellogg, Remington 1893-1969
  • Stewart, T. D (Thomas Dale) 1901-
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Guide to Smithsonian Archives. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1996. Archives and Special Collections of the Smithsonian Institution Number 5, p. 60.

Contact information

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

Date

1958

Topic

  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Botany
  • Employees
  • Museums
  • Museum directors
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • Botanists

Place

Washington (D.C.)

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