Records of Admiral Edward Hanson Smith, 1950-1956.

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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Office of the Director. Records of Admiral Edward Hanson Smith, 1950-1956.

Records of Admiral Edward Hanson Smith, 1950-1956.

The director's files of Smith date only up through 1953 and consist primarily of correspondence with some reports, contracts, manuscripts. Subsequent records for his tenure are included with the records of the Paul Fye directorship, which contains records dating from 1950 onward. Topics included in the records: the Institution's participation in a multiple-ship survey of the Gulf Stream, submarine geology, marine ecology, marine biology, the institution's ships, ocean currents, fundraising and the establishment of the Corporate Membership Associates program, collaborative partnership with the U.S. Navy,

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Rear Admiral Edward Hanson Smith, (1889-1961), United States Coast Guard, retired, became the third Director of the Woods Hold Oceanographic Institution on July 1, 1950. He was a graduate of the Coast Guard Academy at New London, Connecticut in 1913. From the description of Records of Admiral Edward Hanson Smith, 1950-1956. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78201736 ...