Taylor Book Chosen as Finalist

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"America as Art," a book by National Collection of Fine Arts director Joshua C. Taylor, is chosen as one of five finalists in the history category for the twenty-eighth annual National Book Awards given by the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters. The corresponding exhibition of the same name, opens April 30, 1977.


  • Taylor, Joshua Charles 1917-
  • American Academy of Arts and Letters
  • America As Art (Exhibition)
  • National Book Awards
  • National Collection of Fine Arts)
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1977, p. 7, 9

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March 1, 1977


  • Awards
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