Queen Mother Visits the Smithsonian

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Summary

The Queen Mother, Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, visits the Smithsonian Institution on November 5. Accompanied by Mrs. Eisenhower and Secretary Leonard Carmichael, the Queen Mother visits the First Ladies Collection in the Arts and Industries Building.

Subject

  • Eisenhower, Mamie Doud 1896-
  • Elizabeth Queen, consort of George VI, King of Great Britain 1900-
  • Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973
  • Arts and Industries Building

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 56, Folder 3.

Contact information

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

Date

November 5, 1954

Topic

  • Visits of state
  • First Ladies Gowns
  • Presidents
  • Presidents' spouses

Place

United States

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