Laurence Sickman

ID: SIA2011-2825

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Event

Date: September 11, 1973

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 02-007, Box 1, Folder: Freer Medal Sept. 1973-Laurence Sickman

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Summary

Laurence Sickman is behind a podium at the ceremony at which he was presented with the fifth Charles Lang Freer Medal, awarded to honor distinguished career contributions made by scholars in the history of art.

Subject

  • Sickman, L. C. S (Laurence C. S.)
  • Charles Lang Freer Medal

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

  • Laurence Chalfant Stevens Sickman (1907-1988) was an American academic, art historian, sinologist and Director of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri.
  • See Neg. #s SIA2011-2822, SIA2011-2823, and SIA2011-2824 for additional photos of the Award ceremony for Laurence Sickman.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 02-007, Box 1, Folder: Freer Medal Sept. 1973-Laurence Sickman

Contact information

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

Date

September 11, 1973

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Art
  • Awards
  • History
  • Medals
  • Art, Asian
  • Art, Chinese
  • Ceremonies
  • Art--History

Form/Genre

  • Event
  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2011-2825

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 7w x 5h; Type of Image: Event; Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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