Dr. Paul Bartsch

ID: SIA2011-0253

Creator: Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: May 1937

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7433, Box 3, Folder: Scrapbook A-N

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Dr. Paul Bartsch, Curator of Mollusks from 1914 to 1946 at the United States National Museum, Division of Mollusks, is seated at a desk in his office. He has his hands clasped together on his desk.


  • Bartsch, Paul
  • United States National Museum Dept. of Marine Invertebrates
  • United States National Museum Division of Marine Invertebrates
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Mollusks


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


This image was taken by Ruel P. Tolman, former Director of Smithsonian National Collection of Fine Arts, and is included in a scrapbook of photographs of Smithsonian staff, grounds and buildings, exhibitions, and Washington, D.C. scenes. (Section A)

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7433, Box 3, Folder: Scrapbook A-N

Contact information

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


May 1937

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  • Malacologists
  • Animals
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Museums
  • Mollusks
  • Carcinology
  • Museum curators
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees


Washington (D.C.)


  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

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Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white ; Size: 2.5w x 2.75h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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