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Summary

From 1920 to 1948, the Division of History functions as an independent curatorial office within the United States National Museum and is responsible for political, naval, and military history objects as well as stamps, coins, and medals.

Subject

  • United States National Museum Division of History
  • United States National Museum

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Guide to Smithsonian Archives. Archives and Special Collections of the Smithsonian Institution Number 4. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institutio Press, 1983, p. 96.

Contact information

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

Date

1920

Topic

History

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