Renwick Celebrates 25 Years

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"The Renwick at 25" opens at the Renwick Gallery to begin the celebration of the Renwick's 25th Anniversary. The museum, a curatorial department of the National Museum of American Art, now the Smithsonian American Art Museum, opened to the public on January 28, 1972 and exhibits American crafts.


  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • Renwick at 25, The (Exhibition) (1972: Washington, D.C.)
  • Renwick Gallery)
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Smithsonian Institution Archives, Reference File, "The Torch," April 1997, p. 1,7.

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


March 1997


  • Anniversaries
  • Art museums
  • Exhibit openings
  • Exhibitions
  • Crafts
  • Handicraft


United States

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