Reborn Cooper-Hewitt Museum Has New Home

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Summary

Article commemorates the opening of the Cooper-Hewitt Museum in the Carnegie Mansion. Includes a description of its collection and an outline of the history of both the museum and its new building.

Subject

  • Taylor, Lisa 1933-1991
  • Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
  • National Museum of Design

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Contained within

The New York Times (Newspaper)

Contact information

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

Date

September 20, 1976

Topic

  • Art
  • Architecture
  • Openings
  • New Museums
  • National Collections
  • Art objects
  • Buildings

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