Martin Harwit

ID: 2002-32294

Creator: Avino, Mark

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1988

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 5

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Summary

Martin Harwit, director, National Air and Space Museum, 1986-1995, was an astronomer who was on the faculty of Cornell University. He received his Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Author

Avino, Mark

Subject

  • Harwit, Martin 1931-
  • National Air and Space Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, November 1988

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 5

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1988

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Astronomers
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Museums
  • Museum directors
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Place

Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

2002-32294

Physical description

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

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