Rotunda of NMNH with Fénykövi Elephant Used for Reagan's Inaugural Ball

ID: SIA2009-0245 or 81-751-20

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Event

Date: January 20, 1981

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 59A, Folder 12

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Summary

Party goers attending President Ronald Reagan's Inaugural Ball at the National Museum of Natural History fill the rotunda The Fénykövi Elephant facing forward is in the center of the rotunda.

Subject

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

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 59A, Folder 12

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

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Topic

  • Animals
  • Inaugurations
  • Inaugural Balls
  • Inaugural events
  • Crowds
  • Rotundas
  • Fénykövi Elephant
  • Inauguration Day
  • Elephants
  • Event

Form/Genre

  • Event
  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

SIA2009-0245 or 81-751-20

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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