Margaret Moodey & William Foshag

ID: 2002-12183 and 6756A

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1926

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 17, Folder 20

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Margaret Moodey, Secretary of the Department of Geology, and William Foshag (1894-1956), an assistant curator of the Department of Mineralogy, Smithsonian's National Museum, standing next to specimens from the collection of minerals received from Washington A. Roebling's son, John A. Roebling in 1926.


  • Foshag, William F
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Mineral Sciences
  • United States National Museum Dept. of Geology
  • United States National Museum Division of Mineralogy and Petrology
  • National Collections


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Original negative number is 6756A.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 17, Folder 20

Contact information

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


c. 1926

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  • Geology
  • Gems
  • Mineralogy
  • Employees
  • Museums
  • Moodey, Margaret W
  • Petrology
  • Scientific apparatus and instruments
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Science museums
  • Gifts
  • Scientists
  • Museum curators
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees


  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

2002-12183 and 6756A

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8 X 10; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print

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