Agency history, 1972-1976

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Creator

Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary Special Consultant to the Secretary (James C. Bradley)

Subject

  • Bradley, James C. 1910-1984
  • Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
  • Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
  • National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian Institution Administration

Category

Agency History

Notes

  • This is an agency history. It does not describe actual records. The Smithsonian Institution Archives uses these histories as brief accounts of the origin, development, and functions of an office or administrative unit to set that unit in its historical context. To find information on record holdings, please double-click the highlighted field "Creator/Author", which will open on a brief view of relevant records.
  • Guide to the Smithsonian Archives
  • Smithsonian Year
  • Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 99,
  • Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7098
  • Following his retirement as Under Secretary in 1972, James C. Bradley agreed to serve as Special Consultant to Secretary S. Dillon Ripley. Bradley's primary responsibilities focused on management issues and the planning of capital improvement projects for the Secretary and he was particularly concerned with the construction of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and the National Air and Space Museum. He continued in the position until 1976.

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1972
  • 1972-1976

Topic

Form/Genre

Mixed archival materials

Local number

SIA AH00102