The View From the Castle: Our Festival of American Folklife on the Mall will be even bigger this year, and bigger still as we look towards 1976

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Smithsonian Secretary S. Dillon Ripley highlights programs that will be featured at this year's American Folklife Festival. Ripley also discusses plans to expand the Festival for the Bicentennial of the American Revolution.


  • Bicentennial of the American Revolution
  • Festival of American Folklife


Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

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Smithsonian Vol. 5, no. 3 (Journal)

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


June 1974


  • Anniversaries
  • Folk music
  • Art
  • Music
  • Castle View
  • Folk festivals
  • Folk art

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