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Summary

A major special exhibition entitled "Drugs" opens in the Arts and Industries Building. It traces the historical roots and evolution of the use of hallucinogens and to educate the public in understanding drugs in our culture.

Subject

  • Arts and Industries Building)
  • Smithsonian Institution Office of Museum Programs
  • Drugs: A Special Exhibition (1972: Washington, D.C.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

  • Guide to Smithsonian Archives. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1983. Archives and Special Collections of the Smithsonian Institution Number 4., p. 18
  • Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1972, p. 18

Contact information

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

Date

May 17, 1972

Topic

  • Exhibit openings
  • Exhibitions

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