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List of FDR Exhibits Planned for Centennial

Title:
List of FDR Exhibits Planned for Centennial
Date:
January, 1982
Notes:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 4, "The Torch," January 1982, p. 1
Summary:
Exhibits for 100th anniversary of Franklin D. Roosevelt's birth, January 30, 1882, include: (1) "Franklin Delano Roosevelt: The Intimate Presidency," installed at National Museum of American History. (2) "FDR: The Early Years" opens January 28, National Portrait Gallery. (3) "Five Distinguished Alumni: The WPA Federal Art Project" opens January 21 at the Hirshhorn, includes the works of Willem de Kooning, Ibram Lassaw, Alice Neel, James Brooks, and Ilya Bolotowsky. (4) "Roosevelt's America: New Deal Paintings from the National Museum of American Art" opens January 9. (5) "The Flying Roosevelts" (January 25- July 1) opens at the National Air and Space Museum. (6) "Mary McLeod Bethune and Roosevelt's Black Cabinet" opens at Anacostia on January 24
Topics:
Anniversaries, Art museums, Exhibit openings, Exhibitions, New Deal, 1933-1939
Subjects:
Bethune, Mary McLeod 1875-1955, Bolotowsky, Ilya 1907-, Brooks, James 1906-, De Kooning, Willem 1904-, Lassaw, Ibram 1913-, Neel, Alice 1900-, Roosevelt, Franklin D (Franklin Delano) 1882-1945, Anacostia Community Museum, Federal Art Project, Flying Roosevelts, The (Exhibition) (1882: Washington, D.C.), Franklin Delano Roosevelt: The Intimate Presidency (Exhibition) (1982: Washington, D.C.), Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden), National Air and Space Museum, National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH), National Portrait Gallery (U.S.), Roosevelt's America: New Deal Paintings from the National Museum of American Art (Exhibition) (1982: Washington, D.C.), Works Progress Administration (WPA), United States President, Smithsonian American Art Museum, FDR: The Early Years (Exhibition) (1982: Washington, D.C.), Five Distinguished Alumni: The W.P.A. Federal Art Project (Exhibition) (1982: Washington, D.C.), Mary McLeod Bethune and Roosevelt's Black Cabinet (Exhibition) (1982: Washington, D.C.)
Category:
Chronology of Smithsonian History
Full Record:
http://siris-sihistory.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=all&source=~!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!2123~!0#focus

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