C-3PO and R2-D2, NMAH Iconic Collections on View

ID: 2006-21494

Creator: Talman, Hugh

Form/Genre: Interior

Date: August 25, 2006

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-009, Digital Logbook

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Summary

Items from the "Treasures of American History" are put on display as they are being prepared for their new exhibit. C-3PO and R2-D2, droids from the movie Star Wars, are in the center and a tapestry lies on the table. The exhibit includes iconic items from the National Museum of American History (NMAH) that will travel across the National Mall to the National Air and Space Museum while NMAH is undergoing renovations starting September 5, 2006.

Subject

  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • National Collections
  • Treasures of American History 2006: National Air and Space Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-009, Digital Logbook

Contact information

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

Date

August 25, 2006

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No restrictions

Topic

Exhibitions

Form/Genre

Interior

ID Number

2006-21494

Physical description

Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 6.64w x 10h ; Type of Image: Interior; Collections ; Medium: Digital Image

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