Mamie Eisenhower and Queen Mother at SI

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First Lady Mrs. Dwight D. (Mamie) Eisenhower, the Queen Mother, Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, and Secretary Leonard Carmichael with other unidentified people looking at a case of the First Ladies Gowns in the Arts and Industries Building, November 5, 1954.


  • Eisenhower, Mamie Doud 1896-
  • Elizabeth Queen, consort of George VI, King of Great Britain 1900-
  • Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • First Ladies Hall
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • United States National Museum


Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 56, Folder: 31

Contact information

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



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  • Women
  • Artifacts
  • Costume
  • Secretaries
  • Clothing and dress
  • Exhibitions
  • Royal visitors
  • Dignitaries
  • Museums
  • Kings and rulers
  • History
  • Presidents
  • Costumes
  • England
  • Event
  • Museum visitors
  • Women--History
  • Presidents' spouses


  • Great Britain
  • England


  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

MAH 43262-C or MAH43262C

Physical description

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

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