Photograph included in the transcript of Henry B. Collins, Jr., Interviews by Pamela M. Henson, March 5, 1985, in Smithsonian Institution Archives.
Henry Collins, on a field trip, probably to Florida, is aboard the United States Coast Guard cutter U.S.S. Boxer. Henry Bascom Collins, Jr., (1899-1987), an archaeologist, specialized in Eskimo prehistory. He worked at the Division of Ethnology of the United States National Museum from 1923 to 1938, Bureau of American Ethnology from 1939 to 1965, and the Department of Anthropology of the National Museum of Natural History from 1966 to 1987.
Category: Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Contained within: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 9528, Box 1, Henry B. Collins, Jr., Oral History Interviews
Contact information: Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Subject: Collins, Henry Bascom 1899-
Subject: United States National Museum
Subject: National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
Subject: National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Anthropology
Standard number: SIA2009-2052 and 4893
Physical description: Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
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