NMAAHC Town Hall Meeting

ID: 2005-34510

Creator: Hurlbert, Donald E 1954-2015

Form/Genre: Event

Date: November 16, 2005

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-009, Smithsonian Photographic Services Collection

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Summary

As Principal-in-Charge of the site evaluation study for the next major museum to go on the National Mall- the National Museum of African American History and Culture, William A. Brown Sr., Plexus Scientific Corporation and Page Southerland Page, briefs the public on the four sites for the Museum during the town hall meeting. The Smithsonian Institution hosted a town hall meeting in the National Museum of Natural History's Baird Auditorium from 6:30 to 8:30 PM on Wednesday, November 16th, to listen to comments from the general public regarding the site for the new National Museum of African American History and Culture. The meeting briefed the public on the four sites under consideration and gave people an opportunity to ask questions and express their opinions.

Subject

  • Brown, William A (Bill)
  • National Museum of African American History and Culture
  • Baird Auditorium

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-009, Smithsonian Photographic Services Collection

Contact information

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

Date

November 16, 2005

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Topic

  • Public meetings
  • Meetings
  • History
  • Public opinion
  • African Americans--History
  • African Americans

Form/Genre

  • Event
  • Digital Image

ID Number

2005-34510

Physical description

Number of Images: 1 Color: Color; Size: 59.1w x 39.5h ; Type of Image: Event; Medium: Digital Image

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