Dr. Earl S. Johnston

ID: SIA2011-1306 or 32400-1

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

Form/Genre: Person, candid

Date: March 1936

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

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Summary

Dr. Earl S. Johnston, Senior Plant Physiologist and Assistant Director of Radiation and Organisms at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, seated looking at the camera.

Subject

  • Johnston, Earl S
  • Division of Radiation and Organisms Smithsonian Insitution Building
  • Radiation and Biology Laboratory Division of Radiation and Organisms
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Division of Radiation and Organisms

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

  • Dr. Earl S. Johnston was born on February 5, 1889 and died on December 17, 1949. He was an Associate Consultant and Researcher at the Smithsonian from 1929-1931 and a Research Associate from 1931-1933. Later, he became the Senior Plant Physiologist and Assistant Director of Radiation and Organisms in the Astrophysical Laboratory (1933-47).
  • See also negatives 34425 and 11036F.

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

March 1936

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Assistant directors
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Physiology
  • Biophysics
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Form/Genre

  • Person, candid
  • Photographic print

ID Number

SIA2011-1306 or 32400-1

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 2.13w x 2.13h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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