President Reagan and Nancy Reagan at Podium, NMNH

ID: SIA2009-0248 or 81-753-18A

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Event

Date: January 20, 1981

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 59A, Folder 11

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Summary

President Ronald Reagan and his wife Nancy stand at the podium in the Rotunda at the National Museum of Natural History where one of President Reagan's Inaugural Balls was held. A crowd has gathered in front of him to hear him speak. The band can be seen up and to his right behind one of the pillars in the Rotunda. Besides the crowd on the first floor of the building, people have gathered on the second floor in the balconies overlooking the first floor.

Subject

  • Reagan, Nancy 1923-
  • Reagan, Ronald
  • United States President (1981-1989 : Reagan)
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 59A, Folder 11

Contact information

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

Date

January 20, 1981

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Inaugurations
  • Inaugural Balls
  • Balconies
  • Inaugural events
  • Crowds
  • Rotundas
  • Inauguration Day
  • Presidents
  • Musicians
  • Event
  • Presidents' spouses

Place

United States

Form/Genre

  • Event
  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

SIA2009-0248 or 81-753-18A

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Event; Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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