E. Ostroff named Curator of Photographs

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Eugene Ostroff replaces Alexander J. Wedderburn as associate curator in the Division of Photographs, National Museum of History and Technology. Ostroff focuses on preservation of the deteriorating collection.


  • Ostroff, Eugene
  • Wedderburn, Alexander J
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • Division of Photographic History


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Haberstich, David E. Photographs at the Smithsonian Institution, A History. Picturescope 32, Summer 1985 (1): 4-20, p. 14.

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




  • Photography
  • Preservation of materials

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