Nixon Inaugural Ball, NMHT

ID: SIA2009-0306 or 68-153-13A

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: January 20, 1969

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 3, Folder: January 1981

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Summary

Guests at the President Richard M. Nixon Inaugural Ball, January 20, 1969, in the National Museum of History and Technology, now known as the National Museum of American History, are looking at the Star-Spangled Banner. The guests are viewed from the floor below looking up through the pendulum well.

Subject

  • Nixon, Richard M (Richard Milhous) 1913-
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • Star-Spangled Banner (Flag)
  • United States President (1969-1974 : Nixon)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, January 1981

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 3, Folder: January 1981

Contact information

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

Date

January 20, 1969

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Pendulum well
  • Inaugurations
  • Inaugural Balls
  • Flags

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Event

ID Number

SIA2009-0306 or 68-153-13A

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Event; Medium: Photographic print

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