Groundbreaking for the Quadrangle

ID: 83-6885-12 or 83-6885.12

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1980s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Information File Folder Quadrangle

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Summary

Chief Justice Warren E. Burger, Vice President George Bush, and Secretary S. Dillon Ripley at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Quadrangle Complex, June 21, 1983. The Washington Monument is visible in the background.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-
  • Bush, George 1924-
  • Burger, Warren E. 1907-
  • Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex
  • South Yard
  • United States. Office of the Vice President
  • Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
  • National Museum of African Art (U.S.)
  • S. Dillon Ripley International Center

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Information File Folder Quadrangle

Contact information

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

Date

1983

Restrictions

No restrictions

Topic

  • Secretaries
  • Groundbreaking
  • Groundbreaking
  • Secretaries
  • Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)

Place

Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

83-6885-12 or 83-6885.12

Physical description

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

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