Secretaries Carmichael, Abbot & Ripley

ID: P6435-2 or MAH-P6435.2

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: This picture is post-1964

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7005, Box 186, Folder: 2

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Three Smithsonian Institution Secretaries standing together for this image: (l-r) Leonard Carmichael (1953-1964), Charles Greeley Abbot (1928-1944) and S. Dillon Ripley (1964-1984). All are in three piece suits and ties.


  • Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872
  • Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001
  • Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


Picture taken after Ripley became Secretary in 1964 and before Carmichael died in 1973.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7005, Box 186, Folder: 2

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


This picture is post-1964

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ID Number

P6435-2 or MAH-P6435.2

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group; Medium: Photographic print

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