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Summary

"The President's Medal, 1789-1977" opens at the National Portrait Gallery, exhibiting the medals of Presidents from George Washington to Jimmy Carter, and reviewing the origins and development of this form of American portraiture.

Subject

  • President's Medal, 1789-1977, The (Exhibition) (1977: Washington, D.C.)
  • National Portrait Gallery (U.S.)
  • United States President

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1977, p. 5

Contact information

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

Date

January 15, 1977

Topic

  • Exhibit openings
  • Exhibitions

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