National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT) Receives Grant for Building Exhibit

ID: SIA RU000371 [76-7867-05]

Creator: Hofmeister, Richard K

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1976

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: October 1976, Image No. 76-7867-05

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Summary

Presentation of check to NMHT director Brooke Hindle in his office at National Museum of History and Technology, now known as National Museum of American History, from Certain-teed Corporation. Caption from Torch: "The Certain-teed Corporation of Valley Forge, Pa., a leading building materials manufacturer, will sponsor the installation of an authentic 19th-century balloon-frame structure adjacent to the Ipswich House at the Museum of History and Technology to complete the redesigned 'Hall of Everyday Life in America.' Pictured above receiving the grant from Certain-teed are (I. to r.) Rodris Roth, curator, Department of Cultural History; Brooke Hindle, director, MHT; Edwin Harper, vice president, Certain-teed Corp.; Anne Golovin, associate curator, Department of Cultural History; Dorothy Wackerman, director of public affairs, Certain-teed Corp.; James Lyons, deputy director, Office of Membership and Development. "

Subject

  • Hindle, Brooke
  • Roth, Rodris
  • Golovin, Anne Castrodale
  • Lyons, James
  • Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs
  • National Museum of History and Technology
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of Cultural History
  • CertainTeed Corporation

Notes

  • Also known as 76-7867-5.
  • Original film available in SIA Acc. 11-009.
  • Featured in the "Torch," October 1976.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: October 1976, Image No. 76-7867-05

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1976
  • June 24, 1976

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  • No Copyright - United States

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Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000371 [76-7867-05]

Physical description

8 x 10;

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