Clough in Antarctica

ID: ATM-Castle-G-Wayne-Clough-in-Antarctica-631

Creator: Peterson, Tom

Form/Genre: Digital Image

Date: 2010

Citation: Courtesy of the Smithsonian Magazine

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Summary

As the first Smithsonian secretary to visit Antarctica, Secretary G. Wayne Clough, along with a group of leaders of other scientific organizations dressed in "big reds" (expedition parkas), wait to board a C-17 plane for a three-hour flight from McMurdo Research Station to the South Pole. The plane can be seen in the background.

Subject

Clough, G. Wayne

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Courtesy of the Smithsonian Magazine

Contact information

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

Date

2010

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Topic

  • Airplanes
  • Secretaries
  • Transportation
  • Clothing and dress

Place

Antarctica

Form/Genre

  • Digital Image
  • Person, candid

ID Number

ATM-Castle-G-Wayne-Clough-in-Antarctica-631

Physical description

Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 8.76w x 4.16h ; Type of Image: Person, Candid ; Medium: Digital Image

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