The Coming of Age of Design in America

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An evaluation of the new Cooper-Hewitt Museum--its director Lisa Taylor, its opening exhibit, the renovation of the Carnegie Mansion, and the museum's collection.


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


Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

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Interiors (Journal)

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


August 1976


  • Art
  • Architecture
  • Restoration
  • Openings
  • Repair and reconstruction
  • New Museums
  • National Collections
  • Buildings
  • Art objects
  • Buildings--Repair and reconstruction

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