W. Richard West

ID: 90-6957-28

Creator: Hofmeister, Richard K

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1990

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Accession 98-015 Box 2

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Summary

W. Richard West, an Albuquerque, New Mexico attorney and member of the Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma, was appointed director of the newly established National Museum of the American Indian by Secretary Adams at a press conference May 21, 1990.

Author

Hofmeister, Richard K

Subject

  • West, W. Richard
  • National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in Torch, July 1990

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Accession 98-015 Box 2

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1990

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Directors
  • Museums
  • Museum directors
  • Indians of North America--Museums

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

90-6957-28

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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