Dean Anderson Named Under Secretary

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Dean Anderson, Acting Assistant Secretary for History and Art (from October 1, 1984), is named Under Secretary to succeed Phillip Samuel Hughes. Anderson continues in that post until his resignation on 20 July 1990.


  • Anderson, Dean
  • Hughes, Phillip Samuel
  • Undersecretary


Chronology of Smithsonian History


  • Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 4, "The Torch," June 1985, p. 1.
  • Smithsonian Institution Announcement 90-37, July 20, 1990

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


June, 1985


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