Smithsonian Womens Committee Officers Elected

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The first set of officers of the Ladies Advisory Committee of the Smithsonian Society of Associates, later known as the Smithsonian Womens Committee, is elected. They are Mrs. Robert D. van Roijen, chair; Mrs. Cyrus Vance, vice chair; Mrs. S. Paul Johnston, secretary; and Mrs. Charles Nagel, treasurer.


  • van Roijen, Mrs. Robert D
  • Johnston, Mrs. S. Paul
  • Nagel, Lucie
  • Vance, Mrs. Cyrus
  • Smithsonian Womens Committee
  • Smithsonian Associates, The )
  • Office of Membership and Development
  • Office of Development


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Office of the Secretary, Records, RU 99, Box 73.

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January 27, 1967


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