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Sesame Street: Grover and the Everything in the Whole Wide World Museum, by Unknown, Copyright 1974, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, SIA2011-0992.

June 1, 1979

Sesame Street moves to the National Museum of History and Technology, now the National Museum of American History, in the form of Ten Years of Sesame Street, an exhibit on display in the Division of Community Life through Labor Day.More

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