Back to top

Huettner, Alfred - Photo Collection

Drs. William P. Procter and Alfred F. Huettner in their lab - 1923.
Alfred H. Sturtevant in uniform
The "Columbia Gang" dining with Pithecanthropus. c 1920
Steamer arriving at Woods Hole dock
Thomas Hunt Morgan portrait as above but seated in the opposite direction
William Procter sitting at desk working
Mrs. Mary R. Huettner collecting in North Falmouth
Captain John Veeder in the Wheelhouse. Veeder first came to the MBL in 1890 when the Laboratory acquired the Sagitta, a steam launch that added greatly to the small fleet of the two old dories that the Annisquam Laboratory bequeathed the MBL. The Supply Department began with the advent of power, making it possible to take students out on field trips, picnics, or other outings. Having grown up at Cuttyhunk Island, Veeder knew the waters of Vineyard Sound and Buzzards Bay, and would never take unnecessary chances with the students. It was said he could "box the compass" faster than anyone else in Woods Hole. He retired in 1933 after 42 years at the Laboratory
Fisheries building on right
Ships at dock in Woods Hole
Woods Hole
4 unknown men processing fish. Child in the foreground is Robert Huettner