Opening of "Productivity" Exhibit in Steel Hall

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Opening of the "Productivity" exhibit in Steel Hall at the National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT), now known as the National Museum of American History, with Daniel J. Boorstin, NMHT Director, and Secretary S. Dillon Ripley.


  • Boorstin, Daniel J (Daniel Joseph) 1914-2004
  • Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001
  • Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division
  • National Museum of History and Technology


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-009, Image No. 72-11272

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


  • 1972
  • December 19, 1972

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SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-11272]

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