The View From the Castle: A backward glance at Smithsonian [Magazine] ahead at further plans for 'increase & diffusion of knowledge'

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Smithsonian Secretary S. Dillon Ripley begins the second volume of the Smithsonian Magazine by thanking its Associate members who supported the magazine during its first year of publication. Ripley also highlights next year's upcoming projects throughout all divisions of the Institution, announcing future exhibitions, building projects, and research programs.


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Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

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Smithsonian Vol. 2, no. 1 (Journal)

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


April 1971


  • Publishers and publishing
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