"Southeastern Potteries" Opens, NMAH

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"Southeastern Potteries," which featured works from the thirty-five traditional potteries still operating in the southern United States, organized by the Office of Folklife Programs for the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, opens at the National Museum of American History.


  • Office of Folklife Programs)
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • Smithsonian Institution) Traveling Exhibition Service
  • Southeastern Potteries (Exhibition) (1984: Washington, D.C.)


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1984. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1985, p. 418.

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


June 27, 1984


  • Art
  • Exhibit openings
  • Exhibitions
  • Ceramics
  • Folk art
  • Art objects

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