"Oceanliner" Opens, C/H


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"The Oceanliner: Speed, Style, Symbol," a popular and nostalgic show, opens at the Cooper-Hewitt Museum.


  • Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
  • Oceanliner: Speed, Style, Symbol, The (Exhibition) (1980: Washington, D.C.)
  • National Museum of Design


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1980. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1981, p. 352.

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


January 22, 1980


  • Exhibit openings
  • Art
  • Decoration and ornament
  • Exhibitions
  • Art objects
  • Decorative arts

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