Quadrangle Building Design Receives Approval

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Summary

The design for the Quadrangle building prepared by Junzo Yoshimura and completed by the firm of Shepley Bulfinch Richardson and Abbot receives general approval from the Commission of Fine Arts.

Subject

  • Yoshimura, Junzō 1908-1997
  • Shepley Bulfinch Richardson and Abbot
  • United States Commission of Fine Arts

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

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

Contact information

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

Date

April 8, 1980

Topic

  • Design
  • Architecture
  • Art museums
  • New Museums
  • Museum architecture
  • Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex
  • Buildings
  • Architecture--Design and plans
  • Building

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