In Celebration of the Decorative Arts at the Cooper-Hewitt

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Article describes the museum's eclectic collection, its library, the renovation of the Carnegie Mansion, the opening exhibitions, and the history of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum.


  • Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
  • Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL)
  • National Museum of Design


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The Washington Post (Newspaper)

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


October 3, 1976


  • Art
  • Architecture
  • Exhibitions
  • New Museums
  • History
  • Buildings
  • Art objects
  • Art--History

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