Moynihan Receives Henry Medal

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Martin H. Moynihan, founder and former director of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, becomes the eight recipient of the Henry Medal. The award is accepted for Dr. Moynihan by David Challinor, Assistant Secretary for Science.


  • Moynihan, M
  • Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI)


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Torch, 9/1976, p. 7

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June 24, 1976


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  • Joseph Henry Medal
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