Mr. Theodore T. Belote, 1935

ID: SIA2011-0262

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

Form/Genre: Person, candid

Date: September, 1935

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

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Summary

Theodore Thomas Belote, Curator of the Division of History at the United States National Museum, is seated at a desk and is writing with a pencil he holds in his right hand. A cabinet holding books can be seen behind him.

Subject

  • Belote, Theodore T
  • United States National Museum Division of History

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

  • Theodore Thomas Belote was Assistant Curator of the Division of History at the United States National Museum from 1906-1917 and was Curator of the division from 1917-1948. His official retirement date was June 30, 1949, and he passed away on December 1, 1953.
  • 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 B).
  • See Negative Numbers SIA2011-0261 and SIA2011-0263 for additional images of Belote.

Contained within

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

Date

September, 1935

Topic

  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Museums
  • Office equipment and supplies
  • Museum curators
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Place

Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Person, candid
  • Photographic print

ID Number

SIA2011-0262

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 2.25w x 2.5h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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