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Chickens That Disrupted the Nixon 1973 Inaugural Ball

Creator:
Unknown
Title:
Chickens That Disrupted the Nixon 1973 Inaugural Ball
Date:
January 20, 1973
Summary:
Chickens exhibited as part of an exhibit on American farm life at the National Museum of History and Technology, now the National Museum of American History. One of these chickens escaped during President Nixon's Inaugural Ball at the museum on January 20, 1973. Eighth Secretary S. Dillon Ripley captured the escaped chicken while it was bothering a female guest
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Topics:
Inaugural Balls, Chickens, Inaugurations, Exhibitions, Inauguration Day
Subjects:
Nixon, Richard M (Richard Milhous) 1913-, Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-, Agnew, Spiro Theodore, National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.), National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH), Museum of History and Technology (U.S.), United States President (1969-1974 : Nixon)
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Form/Genre:
Event, Photographic print, Exhibit
Local Number:
SIA2009-0415 and 73-688-22A
Physical Description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Event; Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
Full Record:
http://siris-sihistory.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!11959~!0#focus
Chickens That Disrupted the Nixon 1973 Inaugural Ball, by Unknown, January 20, 1973, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, SIA2009-0415 and 73-688-22A.

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