Carmichael Bust Presented

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Summary

A bronze portrait bust of seventh Secretary Leonard Carmichael is presented at the winter meeting of the Board of Regents. The bust, executed by sculptor Una Hansbury, shows him holding two baby primates in his arms and is displayed in the Carmichael Auditorium, National Museum of American History.

Subject

  • Hansbury, Una
  • Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973
  • Carmichael Auditorium
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Torch, 2/1977, p. 6

Contact information

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

Date

January 24, 1977

Topic

  • Art
  • Sculpture
  • American History Building
  • Art objects

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