SI/Chinese Academy Sign Agreement

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Summary

The Academy of Sciences of the People's Republic of China (Academia Sinica) and the Smithsonian sign an agreement to foster joint research and other exchanges. Secretary Ripley and Academy Vice President Qian Sanqiang signed the agreement, which was written in both Chinese and English.

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

  • Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1981. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1982, p. 345.
  • Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 3, "The Torch," January 1980, p. 1.

Contact information

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

Date

December 11, 1980

Topic

  • New Programs
  • Cooperation
  • International Activities
  • Research

Place

China

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