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History of the agreement between Hirshhorn, Ripley, and Lyndon B. Johnson that brought the collection to the National Mall.


  • Hirshhorn, Joseph H
  • Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001
  • Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden


Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

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Art Forum (Journal)

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


February 1975


  • Art
  • Architecture
  • Secretaries
  • National Collections
  • Buildings
  • Art objects

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pp. 56-62

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