Installation of NASM Sculpture Delayed

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As the result of the cold weather, the pouring of the concrete base for the installation of "Delta Solar," Alejandro Otero's sculpture, a Bicentennial gift from the Venezuelan government, is postponed. The sculpture, which is 48 feet wide and 27 feet high, will be installed at the Seventh Street side of the National Air and Space Museum.


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Chronology of Smithsonian History


Torch, 4/1977, p. 2

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March 1, 1977


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