AAM Moves from A&I Building

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Summary

The American Association of Museums (AAM) vacates its quarters in the Arts and Industries Building, and donates 30,000 books, periodicals and pamphlets to the Smithsonian Library.

Subject

  • Arts and Industries Building)
  • Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1956, p. 193

Contact information

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

Date

1956

Topic

  • Gifts
  • Libraries
  • Museums
  • Museum techniques

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