Secretary Emeritus Abbot Dies

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Summary

Charles Greeley Abbot, fifth Secretary of the Smithsonian (1928-1944), SI employee since June 1895, dies in suburban Maryland at the age of 101.

Subject

Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

  • Torch, 1/4/1974, p. 1
  • Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1974, p. 17

Contact information

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

Date

December 17, 1973

Topic

  • Secretaries
  • Deaths
  • Deaths
  • Secretaries

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