Julian Euell Appointed Assistant Secretary

ID:

Creator:

Form/Genre:

Date: 1974

Citation:

Close
Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact photos@si.edu.
Download IIIF Manifest Request permissions Download image Print

Narrow Your Results

Reset

Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.
 

Summary

Julian T. Euell (1929- ) is appointed Assistant Secretary for Public Service, by Smithsonian Secretary S. Dillon Ripley, replacing William W. Warner. He had served as Acting Assistant Secretary in 1972-1973. The first African American to serve as an Assistant Secretary of the Institution, Euell serves until 1982. He is succeeded by Ralph C. Rinzler. A jazz bassist, he develops programs in jazz history at the Institution. After leaving the Smithsonian, Euell works at the Oakland Museum and Louis Armstrong House.

Subject

  • Euell, Julian T
  • Rinzler, Ralph
  • Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001
  • Warner, William W
  • Assistant Secretary for Public Service
  • Oakland Museum
  • Louis Armstrong House and Archives

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

  • Image is the fifth anniversary of the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum: Robert A. Brooks, Julian Euell (Acting Assistant Secretary for Public Service, 1972-1973), Stanley Anderson, and Walter Fauntroy, September 5, 1972. Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 1, Folder: November 1972.
  • Smithsonian Year, 1974.

Contact information

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

Date

1974

Topic

  • Appointments
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • African Americans
  • Musicians

Full Record

View Full Record