Mrs. Herbert Hoover Visits NGA Located in NHB

ID: 94-9293

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1933

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 311, Box 36, Folder 4

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First Lady Lou Henry Hoover visits the exhibition of twenty-nine paintings of Gaucho life in Argentina by Cesareo Bernaldo de Quiros at the National Gallery of Art, now the National Museum of American Art, located in the Natural History Building, January 13 - March 12, 1933. Charles Greeley Abbot (Fifth Secretary of the Smithsonian) and four unidentified individuals accompany Mrs. Hoover in this photo.


  • de Quiros, Cesareo Bernaldo
  • Abbot, C. G (Charles Greeley) b. 1872
  • National Collection of Fine Arts
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • Natural History Building


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Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 311, Box 36, Folder 4

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  • Hoover, Lou Henry
  • Art
  • Art museums
  • Exhibitions
  • Presidents
  • Painting
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Art--Exhibitions
  • Art objects
  • Art, Argentina


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

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