Announcement of Dissolution of Perf. Arts

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Summary

Secretary Ripley announces that the staff and functions of the Division of Performing Arts is divided between the Office of Public and Academic Programs at the National Museum of American History (overseeing free musical events and seasonal activities) and the Resident Associate Program (overseeing ticketed performances).

Subject

  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • Division of Performing Arts
  • Resident Associates Program )
  • Smithsonian Associates, The )

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

  • Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 4, "The Torch," March 1983, p. 1.
  • Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7098, "S. Dillon Ripley Chronology."

Contact information

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

Date

February 8, 1983

Topic

  • Public programs
  • Entertainers
  • Reorganizations
  • Performing arts

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