Freer Collection Received in D.C

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Summary

All the objects bequeathed by Charles Lang Freer have arrived at the Freer Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. The following year, the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution formally acknowledges receiving the Freer collection.

Subject

  • Freer, Charles Lang 1854-1919
  • Freer Gallery of Art
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Board of Regents

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1921. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1921, p. 56.

Contact information

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

Date

November 1920

Topic

  • Donors
  • Art muesums
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Art museums

Place

Washington (D.C.)

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