Opening crates for Bicentennial exhibition

ID: 76-3220-8

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1976

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 2

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Summary

Jonathan King, Assistant Keeper of North American Collections in the British Museum, and National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT), now the National Museum of American History (NMAH) staff open the crate housing a rare African-style drum for Bicentennial exhibition 'A Nation of Nations.'

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • Bicentennial of the American Revolution

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, May 1976

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 2

Contact information

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

Date

1976

Restrictions & Rights

Smithsonian Institution

Topic

  • Art
  • Exhibitions
  • British Museum
  • King, Jonathan
  • African Arts

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

76-3220-8

Physical description

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

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