Filming in the Sculpture Garden

ID: 91-7908-12

Creator: Long, Eric

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1991

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-015, Box 2, Folder: August 1991

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Summary

The Office of Public Affairs in 1991 produced a new television public-service announcement to encourage visitors with physical disabilities to take advantage of the Smithsonian's facilities. The PSA featured Cooper-Hewitt Museum of Decorative Arts and Design's Director Dianne Pilgrim, seen here during the June filming in the Hirshhorn Sculpture Garden. SI's "Guide for Disabled Visitors" was sent to interested viewers who called in.

Subject

  • Pilgrim, Dianne H
  • Office of Public Affairs
  • Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
  • Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in the Smithsonian Torch, August 1991.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-015, Box 2, Folder: August 1991

Contact information

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

Date

1991

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Sculpture
  • Art museums
  • Barrier-free design
  • Sculpture gardens
  • People with disabilities
  • Museums
  • Statues
  • Accessibility
  • Museum visitors
  • Museums and people with disabilities
  • Art museum directors
  • Disabilities

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

91-7908-12

Physical description

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

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