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Summary

President Eisenhower authorizes the preparation of plans for the construction of a building for a National Air Museum to be located on the site bounded by Fourth and Seventh Streets, S.W., Independence Avenue, and Jefferson Drive (P.L. 85-935).

Subject

National Air and Space Museum

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1959, p. 141

Contact information

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

Date

September 6, 1958

Topic

  • Law
  • Architecture
  • Aeronautics
  • Construction (Buildings)
  • Buildings
  • Building
  • Legislation

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