Smithsonian Institution Staff Meeting

ID: 33719 or MNH-33719

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1939

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 56, Folder: 22

Close
Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact photos@si.edu.
Download IIIF Manifest Request permissions Download image Print

Narrow Your Results

Reset

Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.
 

Summary

Photograph of the meeting of Smithsonian Institution staff on February 14, 1939, to discuss proposed exhibits in the Main Hall of the Smithsonian Institution Building, the "Castle," and the 100th anniversary celebration. The staff is seen here meeting over lunch. Present are: John Ellerton Lodge, Waldo LaSalle Schmitt, Webster P. True, William L. Corbin, Ray S. Bassler, Alexander Wetmore, Charles Greeley Abbot, Johnston, Neil M. Judd, Ruel P. Tolman, Julian H. Steward, Charles W. Gilmore, Frank M. Setzler, H. W. Krieger, James H. Hill, Aleš Hrdlička, H. B. Collins, Jr., John R. Swanton, John P. Harrington, Gerrit S. Miller, Jr., Nicholas W. Dorsey, Austin H. Clark, Herbert Friedmann, Leonhard Stejneger, Frank H. H. Roberts, Jr., Leonard P. Schultz, Frederick L. Lewton, W. R. Maxon, W. F. Foshag, Carl W. Mitman, Edward A. Chapin, Frank A. Taylor, Charles E. Resser, William M. Mann, Herbert S. Bryant, Leonard C. Gunnell.

Subject

  • Schmitt, Waldo L (Waldo Lasalle) 1887-1977
  • True, Webster Prentiss b. 1892
  • Bassler, Ray S. (Ray Smith), b. 1878
  • Wetmore, Alexander 1886-
  • Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872
  • Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954
  • Gilmore, Charles W
  • Hrdlička, Aleš
  • Collins, Henry Bascom 1899-
  • Swanton, John Reed 1873-1958
  • Harrington, John Peabody
  • Dorsey, Nicholas W
  • Clark, Austin Hobart b. 1880
  • Friedmann, Herbert 1900-1987
  • Stejneger, Leonhard 1851-1943
  • Foshag, William F
  • Chapin, Edward Albert
  • Taylor, Frank A (Frank Augustus) 1903-2007
  • Mann, William M. 1886-1960
  • Bryant, Herbert S 1878-1950
  • Gunnell, Leonard C
  • Lodge, John Ellerton 1876-1942
  • Corbin, William L
  • Johnston, Mr
  • Judd, Neil Merton
  • Hill, James H
  • Steward, Julian Haynes 1902-1972
  • Setzler, Frank M (Frank Maryl) 1902-1975
  • Miller, Gerrit S., Jr
  • Roberts, Frank H. H (Frank Harold Hanna) 1897-1966
  • Schultz, Leonard P (Leonard Peter) 1901-
  • Lewton, Frederick L
  • Mitman, Carl W
  • Resser, Charles Elmer 1889-1943
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

See also Neg. # 1437 (same SIA location) and Neg. # 94-12562 (SIA RU7005 B186 F4) for other copies of this same image.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 56, Folder: 22

Contact information

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

Date

1939

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Maxon, W. R
  • Secretariats
  • Krieger, Herbert W
  • Secretaries
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Museums
  • Management
  • Management--Museums
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • Museum curators

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

33719 or MNH-33719

Physical description

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

Full Record

View Full Record