David McCullough at Orozco Murals

ID: SIA2011-0734 and 2002-32301

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1987

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record, Unit 371, Box 5, Folder: The Torch, 1955-1960, 1965-1988

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Summary

"Smithsonian World" host David McCullough provides human scale as he stands before the huge Orozco murals in the Preparatoria Nacional in Mexico City. The murals were featured in "Voices of Latin America," which aired 8 April 1987 on PBS (WETA-TV), and examined the life of five Latin American writers.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • McCullough, David G
  • Smithsonian World (Television Program)
  • Voices of Latin America

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, April 1987.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record, Unit 371, Box 5, Folder: The Torch, 1955-1960, 1965-1988

Contact information

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

Date

  • 1987
  • 1984-1991

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Mural painting and decoration
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Public programs
  • Employees
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Place

  • Mexico
  • Mexico City (Mexico)
  • Latin America

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

SIA2011-0734 and 2002-32301

Physical description

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

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