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Summary

Paintings, engravings, and other art works, deposited in the Corcoran Gallery of Art in 1874 and later, are returned to the Smithsonian Institution at the request of the Board of Regents.

Subject

  • Corcoran Gallery of Art
  • Board of Regents

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

The Smithsonian Institution, 1846-1896, The History of its First Half Century. Edited by George Brown Goode. Washington: SI, 1897.

Contact information

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

Date

July 18, 1896

Topic

  • Art works
  • Loans
  • Engraving
  • Art
  • Painting
  • Art objects

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