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Summary

The Cooper-Hewitt, National Museum of Design changes its name to Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. This change was made to emphesize that the museum is about more then objects, it is also about the process of design.

Subject

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-015, Box 2, "The Torch," November 1994, p. 1.

Contact information

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

Date

1994

Topic

Name Changes

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