Spencer Fullerton Baird Sitting in a Chair Reading

ID: SA-61 or 2004-60739

Creator: Bell, William

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: January 10, 1867

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 2, Folder: 8

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Summary

Spencer Fullerton Baird (1823-1887), naturalist, ornithologist and second Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution (1878-1887), sitting in a chair reading a paper. In this image Baird is middle-aged.

Subject

Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Other images of Baird taken the same day by Bell are 46853 and 46853/oval.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 2, Folder: 8

Contact information

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

Date

January 10, 1867

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Secretariats
  • Animals
  • Secretaries
  • Birds
  • Museums
  • Management
  • Management--Museums
  • Museum directors
  • Ornithologists

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Portraits

ID Number

SA-61 or 2004-60739

Physical description

Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Portraits; Medium: Photographic print

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