Opening of "Finnish Design" Exhibition; Russian Astronauts Visit

ID: SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1664]

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Black-and-white negatives

Date: 1970

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-008, Box 16, Image No. OPA-1664

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Summary

Opening of "Finnish Design" exhibition in the Arts and Industries Building, featuring work by Tapio Wirkkala, with Frank A. Taylor, Director General of Museums, and Olavi Munkki, Ambassador to the United States from Finland, October 14, 1970; Visit of Russian astronauts to the National Air and Space Museum (NASM), with Sidney R. Galler, Assistant Secretary for Science, and Frederick C. Durant III, NASM Assistant Director, October 19, 1970.

Subject

  • Taylor, Frank A (Frank Augustus) 1903-2007
  • Durant, Frederick C. 1916-
  • Wirkkala, Tapio 1915-1985
  • Munkki, Olavi
  • Galler, Sidney Roland 1920-
  • Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs

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Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-008, Box 16, Image No. OPA-1664

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1970
  • October 14-19, 1970

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Form/Genre

Black-and-white negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1664]

Physical description

35mm;