NMNH Foreign Language Tour Guides

ID: SIA2009-3229

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: May 1976

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: May 1976

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Summary

Photo of participants in the foreign language tour program offered by National Museum of Natural History during the Bicentennial of the American Revolution year at the Smithsonian. Seated (from left) are Glenn Chase, chairman of the NMNH Foreign Language Highlights Docents; Magda Schremp, Docent Program Coordinator for NMNH; Lynn Norton, Spanish tours; Yumiko Gillepsie, Japanese; Gina Pragan, German; Kaoru Fukumoto, Japanese; Ortensia Eardley, Italian and French; and Elizabeth O'Dor, German. Standing (from left) are foreign language docents Debbie Tari, Portuguese; Gladys Sibbald, Spanish; Laura Mye, Italian, French, and Spanish; and Elinor Halle, Portuguese. Other docents in the program are Daisy Mendizabal, Spanish tours; Susan Gulick, Spanish; Stephanie Hysmith, German; Toshiko Takeuchi, Japanese; Teiko Hirasawa, Japanese; George Jubran, Arabic; Bernice Stavisky, French; Edith Grunnet, French; Tony Loezere, French; and Jean-Marie Simon, Spanish and French.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Chase, Glenn
  • Schremp, Magda
  • Norton, Lynn
  • Gillespie, Yumiko
  • Pragan, Gina
  • Eardley, Ortensia
  • O'Dor, Elizabeth
  • Tari, Debbie
  • Sibbald, Gladys
  • Mye, Laura
  • Halle, Elinor
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • Bicentennial of the American Revolution

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

This photo appeared in the May 1976 issue of the Smithsonian Torch.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: May 1976

Contact information

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

Date

May 1976

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Tour guides (Persons)
  • Women
  • Museum docents
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Language and languages
  • Employees
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

SIA2009-3229

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, Candid; Medium: Photographic Print

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