Appointment of Edna Greenwood as Honorary Fellow

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Edna Greenwood, a life-long collector of domestic furnishings, is made an honorary Smithsonian fellow by Secretary Leonard Carmichael in the Regents' Room of the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle.


  • Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973
  • Greenwood, Edna Muriel Hilburn Little 1888-1972
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)


  • Archives No. SIA2008-4348
  • SPS Copy No. 82-3328
  • Edna and her husband, Arthur M. Greenwood, donated the Arthur and Edna Greenwood Collection to the United States National Museum. The collection comprises some 2,000 objects of Americana documenting everyday life in colonial America.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 57, Folder 05, Image No. SIA_000095_B57_F05_001

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  • 1956
  • September 7, 1956

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SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B57_F05_001]

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