Landrum is Appointed Director, SOSC

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Betty J. Landrum is appointed director of the Smithsonian Oceanographic Sorting Center (SOSC), located in the Navy Yard Annex. A rotating directorship was initiated at SOSC on a trial basis, so the appointment was to last for one year. She served as a biologist with SOSC since 1965, and acting director since August 1973.


  • Landrum, Betty J
  • Smithsonian Oceanographic Sorting Center (SOSC)


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Torch, 4/1974, p. 4

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