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Milo C. Beach, by Unknown, 1986, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, 96-1381.

February 21, 1984

Milo C. Beach, chair of the Department of Art at Williams College, is named director of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, a component of the Center for African, Near Eastern, and Asian Cultures.More

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