Anderson Receives Founder Medal

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William Anderson is presented the Founder Medal of the James Smithson Society at the Board of Regents' dinner in honor of the Quadrangle project. Anderson was a major donor and chariman to the committee of the National Board of Smithsonian Associates members whose work brought a total of $3.7 million in contributions toward the Quad.


  • Anderson, William
  • Smithsonian National Board of Associates


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 4, "The Torch," July 1985, p. 2.

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May, 1985


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