President Lyndon B. Johnson Speaking at Dedication of NMHT

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President Lyndon B. Johnson speaking at dedication of Museum of History and Technology, now known as the National Museum of American History. Seated to his right are Regent William A. M. Burden, and Smithsonian Secretary Leonard Carmichael. On his left is an unidentified man.


  • Burden, William A. M (William Armistead Moale) 1906-
  • Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973
  • Johnson, Lyndon B (Lyndon Baines) 1908-1973
  • Regents Smithsonian Institution
  • Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • United States President (1963-1969 : Johnson)
  • Board of Regents


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


This is a photograph in a series of President Johnson speaking at the dedication. See Neg. #s P-6411 - 23 through P-6411 - 30.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 9, Folder: 8

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,


January 22, 1964

Restrictions & Rights

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  • Openings
  • Museum openings
  • Dedications
  • New Museums
  • Dedications (Ceremony)
  • Presidents


  • Event
  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

P-6411 - 27

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 7.5h x 10w; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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