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Carter Signs Quadrangle Planning Bill

Carter Signs Quadrangle Planning Bill
United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
July 20, 1979
The fact sheet states that Congress passed Public Law 96-36, which approved planning for the Quadrangle Project.
Torch, 8/1979, p. 1
Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1979, p. 26
The Smithsonian's Center for African, Near Eastern, and Asian Cultures Fact Sheet
President Jimmy Carter signs a bill (P.L. 96-36) authorizing the appropriation of $500,000 for planning of the South Quadrangle Project. The Quadrangle will be located behind the Smithsonian Institution Building "Castle," and will contain a center for African, Near Eastern and Asian Cultures.
Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex, Art, Asian, Art museums, Expenditures, Public, Art objects, Buildings, Grounds, Legislation, Art, Oriental
Carter, Jimmy 1924-, Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution), National Museum of African Art (U.S.), S. Dillon Ripley International Center, South Yard, United States President, United States Congress
Chronology of Smithsonian History
Enid A. Haupt Garden (Washington, D.C.)
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