SIA Acc. 13-226, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, History Files, January 8, 1969

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This accession consists of several copies of a recording of the speeches at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden on January 8, 1969. Speakers featured on the recordings include President Lyndon B. Johnson, Joseph H. Hirshhorn, Secretary Sidney Dillon Ripley, and Chief Justice Earl Warren. Materials consist of acetate discs.


  • Hirshhorn, Joseph H
  • Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
  • Warren, Earl 1891-1974
  • Johnson, Lyndon B (Lyndon Baines) 1908-1973


For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.



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  • 1969
  • January 8, 1969


  • Art museums
  • Special events


  • Phonograph records
  • Collection descriptions

Local number

SIA Acc. 13-226

Physical description

0.58 cu. ft. (1 tall document box)

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