NMNH Opens New Hall on the Moon

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Summary

The National Museum of Natural History opens a new permanent hall, "The Moon: Its Rocks and History," which includes four specimens from the Air and Space Museum collection.

Subject

  • National Air and Space Museum
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • The Moon Its Rocks and History (Exhibition) (1976: Washington, D.C.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Torch, 8/1976, p. 1

Contact information

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

Date

June 15, 1976

Topic

Exhibit openings

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