Trees Removed from Front of A&I

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Summary

1978-1979. Four of the six trees in the front of the Arts and Industries Building are cut down. One tree was cut down in 1978, and three others (19 years old) in 1979. A disease affecting the root systems of the trees made their removal necessary.

Subject

Arts and Industries Building)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Torch, 7/1979, p. 8.

Contact information

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

Date

1979

Topic

  • Architecture
  • Buildings

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