Birds of the World Exhibit Opens

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Date: March 22, 1956

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Summary

The new Bird of the World exhibit in the National Museum of Natural History opens to the public. It was designed by birds curator Herbert Friedmann as part of the Exhibits Modernization Program.

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  • Friedmann, Herbert 1900-1987
  • Exhibits Modernization Program United States National Museum
  • United States National Museum
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Division of Birds
  • Birds of the World (Exhibition) (1956: United States National Museum)

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Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1956, p. 4

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

Date

March 22, 1956

Topic

  • Animals
  • Education
  • Birds
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Education--Museums
  • Museum exhibits

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