David Challinor with Henry Medal

ID: 88-1169-35

Creator: Vargas, Rick

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1988

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371, Box 5, Folder: March 1988

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Summary

Smithsonian Assistant Secretary for Research David Challinor displaying the Joseph Henry Medal which he was just awarded. The Henry Medal, which honors Joseph Henry, the Smithsonian's first secretary (1846-1878), is given for outstanding service to the institution.

Author

Vargas, Rick

Subject

Challinor, David

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, March 1988

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371, Box 5, Folder: March 1988

Contact information

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

Date

1988

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Joseph Henry Medal
  • Rewards (Prizes, etc.)
  • Medals
  • Awards

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

88-1169-35

Physical description

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

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