Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Employees

ID: 94-12569

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1930-1940?

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7005, Box 186, Folder 4

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Group photograph of Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory employees, including Florence Meier Chase, fifth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution (1928-1944) Charles Greeley Abbot (second from the left), M. Agnes Neill, Earl S. Johnston, Robert Weintraub, Anne Lucka, William Hoover, Edward D. McAlister, and unidentified others. While these individuals are named, it is not clear as to where they are standing in the photograph.


  • Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872
  • Chase, Florence Meier
  • Johnston, Earl S
  • Weintraub, Robert L
  • Hoover, William H
  • McAlister, Edward D
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
  • Radiation Biology Laboratory


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7005, Box 186, Folder 4

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



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

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