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Anthropologist Margaret Mead dies at 76. Mead served for ten years as consultant to the Office of Symposia and Seminars (later Office of Interdisciplinary Studies).


  • Mead, Margaret 1901-1978
  • Office of Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Office of Smithsonian Symposia and Seminars


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Torch, 12/1978, p. 5

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November 15, 1978


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