Smithsonian Institution, Board of Regents, Minutes, 1914

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Secretary Charles Doolittle Walcott shows the Board of Regents the plans for the Freer Gallery of Art and briefly discusses the collection, which was valued at about $1,750,000.


  • Freer, Charles Lang 1854-1919
  • Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927
  • Freer Gallery of Art
  • Board of Regents


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 1, Board of Regents, Minutes, Volume 4 (Minute book)

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


January 15, 1914


  • Art, Asian, Art
  • Art
  • Art, American
  • Art museums
  • Secretaries
  • Gifts
  • History
  • Private collections
  • Art--History
  • Art, Asian, Art--Private collections
  • Art, Chinese
  • Art, Japanese
  • Art, Korean


Board of Regents

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Number of pages: 2; Page Numbers: 289-290

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