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Funds Granted for Quadrangle Planning

Title:
Funds Granted for Quadrangle Planning
Date:
December 23, 1981
Notes:
Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1982. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, 1983, p. 47
Summary:
A $960,000 Congressional appropriation is set aside for the planning of the Quadrangle project. The Quadrangle will be a new museum complex that will serve as a center for African, Near Eastern and Asian cultures. This is the first federal appropriation for the project, whose planning has been underway since 1978 with support from unrestricted trust funds
Topics:
Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex, Architecture, Art, African, Building, Art, Asian, Museum buildings
Subjects:
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution), National Museum of African Art (U.S.), S. Dillon Ripley International Center
Category:
Chronology of Smithsonian History
Full Record:
http://siris-sihistory.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!1634~!0#focus

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