Clark is Made Regent

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Summary

  • Legislation appointing Jeannine Smith Clark to the Board of Regents is signed by President Reagan.
  • Among her many contributions to the Smithsonian, Clark chaired the Cultural Education Committee, established in 1987, to consider questions of representation of minorities and sensitivity to cultural pluralism in the Smithsonian's exhibit programs.

Subject

  • Clark, Jeannine Smith 1928-2018
  • Board of Regents

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 4, "The Torch," October 1983, p. 1.

Contact information

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

Date

August 26, 1983

Topic

  • Women
  • African Americans

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