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A small, self-service restaurant serving food with a "Continental touch" is opened to the public at the National Collection of Fine Arts and the National Portrait Gallery. It is located in the Seventh Street wing of the building, and is operated by Associated Caterers.


  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • National Portrait Gallery (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Torch, 1/28/1974, p. 2

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


January 7, 1974


  • Concessions (Amusements, etc.)
  • Food service

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