SIA Acc. 98-060, Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs, News Releases, 1965, 1996-1997

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Summary

These records consist of news releases about the Smithsonian Institution's 150th Anniversary Program and its travelling exhibition "America's Smithsonian." Also included are new releases and publications about James Smithson, founder of the Smithsonian Institution, and the Smithson Bicentennial Celebration (1965) that were used as reference materials for the publicity planning of the 150th Anniversary Program.

Subject

  • Smithson, James 1765-1829
  • Smithsonian Institution Anniversaries, etc
  • Smithsonian Institution 150th Anniversary Program
  • America's Smithsonian (Traveling exhibition) (1995-1998)
  • Smithson Bicentennial

Organization

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1996
  • 1996-1997
  • 1965, 1996-1997

Topic

Form/Genre

  • Manuscripts
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 98-060

Physical description

0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)