Underwater Archaeology Exhibition Tour for National Associates

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Mendel L. Peterson, Curator of the National Museum of History and Technology, now the National Museum of American History, Division of Historic Archeology guiding National Associates members on tour of the underwater archeology exhibits, April 22, 1972. This tour was a part of the three day "Weekend at the Smithsonian" program attended by 56 National Associates members.


  • Peterson, Mendel
  • National Associates
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)


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Featured in TORCH, Summer 1972

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 1, Folder: Summer 1972

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



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  • Archaeology
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Museum visitors
  • Underwater archaeology
  • Museum curators


  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

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72-4568-10A or SIA72-4568-10A

Physical description

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

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