NMAH Begins Renovation

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Summary

In fiscal year 1988, the National Museum of American History begins to implement the first of four phases of its master space plan, which includes new heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and fire prevention systems, a new public address system, new communication lines, a new roofing system, and removal of asbestos. The renovations are planned to take place over five years.

Subject

National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1988. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1989, p. 129.

Contact information

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

Date

1988

Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Architecture
  • Repair and reconstruction
  • Buildings
  • Building
  • Buildings--Repair and reconstruction

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