First Ladies Hall

ID: SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-7078]

Creator: Harrell, Alfred

Form/Genre: Color transparencies

Date: 1972

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-009, Image No. 72-7078

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Summary

Exhibit in First Ladies Hall at the Museum of Museum of History and Technology (MHT), now known as the National Museum of American History, featuring a replica of the East Room of the White House and "Gowns of the First Ladies": Florence King Harding, Grace Goodhue Coolidge, Lou Henry Hoover, Eleanor Roosevelt, Bess Wallace Truman, Mamie Dowd Eisenhower, Jackqueline Bouvier Kennedy, Claudia (Lady Bird) Taylor Johnson, and Patricia Nixon.

Subject

  • Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division
  • National Museum of History and Technology

Notes

  • Requested from Photographic Services Division by Smithsonian Institution Press and Office of the Deputy Director, NMHT.
  • See also Record Unit 285, Box 20, Folder 3.
  • Arrangement of July 1972, with new Bess Truman gown.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-009, Image No. 72-7078

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1972
  • July 14, 1972

Restrictions & Rights

  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

  • Clothing and dress
  • Exhibitions
  • Presidents' spouses
  • First ladies

Form/Genre

Color transparencies

Local number

SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-7078]

Physical description

Color slides; 35mm;

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