Photograph of John Campbell Merriam

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Photograph of John Campbell Merriam

 

 

Title:
Photograph of John Campbell Merriam
Abstract:
John Campbell Merriam (1869 - October 30, 1945) was a leading American paleontologist and the third president of the Carnegie Institution of Washington 1920-1938. He was the chairman of the National Research Council twice, in 1919-1920 and 1921-1923, and held other prominent positions in numerous scientific organizations. This photograph was taken in his CIW office before his 1938 retirement.
Collection Name:
Carnegie Corporation of New York Records
Archival Context:
Series X. Graphic Materials. X.C. Staff and Trustees. Box no. 1A
Subjects:
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations; Science--Study and teaching; National Research Council (U.S.)
Format:
photographs
Genre:
photographs
Date:
1938
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Digital Project:
Carnegie Digital Past and Future
Acknowledgments:
Material made available by permission of Carnegie Corporation of New York
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-anst-am69