Opening of "1876: A Centennial Exhibition"

ID: 76-6222-19A or SIA76-6222-19A

Creator: Hofmeister, Richard K

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1976

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: June 1976

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Summary

Chancellor Warren E. Burger and eighth Secretary S. Dillon Ripley, in a coach-and-four, at the opening of "1876: A Centennial Exhibition" in the Arts and Industries Building to commemorate the Bicentennial of the American Revolution on May 10, 1976.

Subject

  • Burger, Warren E. 1907-
  • Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001
  • Bicentennial of the American Revolution
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • Chancellor of the Smithsonian Board of Regents
  • Board of Regents
  • 1876: A Centennial Exhibition (Exhibition) (1976: Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in the "Torch," June 1976

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: June 1976

Contact information

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

Date

1976

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Topic

  • Secretaries
  • Transportation
  • Exhibitions
  • Regents
  • Event

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Event

ID Number

76-6222-19A or SIA76-6222-19A

Physical description

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

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