Mineta Becomes Regent

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Filling one of three House of Representatives vacancies, Rep. Norman Y. Mineta (D-CA), is appointed to the Board of Regents by Speaker Thomas (Tip) O'Neill, Jr.


  • Mineta, Norman Yoshio 11/12/1931-
  • O'Neill, Tip
  • Board of Regents
  • Board of Regents


Chronology of Smithsonian History


  • Torch, February 1979, p. 1
  • Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1979, p. 20

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January 18, 1979



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