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Cooper Union Museum Closes

Title:
Cooper Union Museum Closes
Date:
July 3, 1963
Notes:
Lynes, Russell. More Than Meets the Eye. The History and Collections of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum. New York: Smithsonian Institution, 1981, p. 38
Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1968. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, 1968, p. 21
Oehser, Paul H. The Smithsonian Institution. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1970, p. 154
Summary:
The trustees of the Cooper Union close the Museum to the public due to lack of interest. The Cooper Union trustees believe the collections would be better administered and developed in other hands
Topic:
Art museums
Subjects:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, National Museum of Design
Category:
Chronology of Smithsonian History
Full Record:
http://siris-sihistory.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!1031~!0#focus

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