Exhibits in Smithsonian Building Closed
All remaining public museum exhibitions in the Smithsonian Institution Building are transferred to the newly constructed Museum of History and Technology, now the National Museum of American History.
Chronology of Smithsonian History
Field, Cynthia R., Richard E. Stamm, and Heather P. Ewing. The Castle: An Illustrated History of the Smithsonian Building. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1993, p. xv.
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu