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Summary

"Smithsonian World," a series of one-hour programs for public television stations co-produced by WETA-26 and the Smithsonian, premieres with author and historian David McCullough as host. The hour-long programs focus on Smithsonian-related art, science and history, and were made possible by a grant from the James S. McDonnell Foundation.

Subject

McCullough, David G

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

  • Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1984. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1985, p. 408.
  • Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7098, "S. Dillon Ripley Chronology."

Contact information

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

Date

January 18, 1984

Topic

  • Grants-in-aid
  • Television
  • Broadcasting
  • Public programs

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