Secretary Abbot with His Water Distiller

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Fifth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution (1928-1944) Charles Greeley Abbot (left), Leland Clark (far right) and an unidentified man with Abbot's water distiller.


Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7005, Box 189, Folder: 1

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

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  • Water Distiller
  • Secretariats
  • Instruments
  • Secretaries
  • Inventions
  • Clark, Leland B


  • Photographic print
  • Group

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32718-A or MAH-32718A

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

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