Art Exhibit in New SI Building

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A collection of art work belonging to the government is exhibited in the West Wing of the newly completed Smithsonian Institution Building. The works had previously been displayed in the Patent Office Building.


  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • Patent Office Building (POB)
  • Smithsonian Institution Building West Wing


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Taylor, Joshua C. National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution. Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution Press, 1978., p. 12.

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




  • Art
  • Architecture
  • History
  • Art--History
  • Art objects
  • Buildings

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