Lift Installed at North Door, SIB

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Summary

A wheelchair lift is installed at the east side of the north door porte-cochere of the Smithsonian Institution Building. The entrance and walkway were designed by architect Aris T. Allen of the Office of Design and Construction.

Subject

  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • Office of Design and Construction)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 4, "The Torch," March 1982, p. 2.

Contact information

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

Date

1982

Topic

  • Museums
  • Buildings
  • Repair and reconstruction
  • Museums and people with disabilities
  • Buildings--Repair and reconstruction

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