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Aug 26 Citizen Regent Jeannine Smith Clark

Aug 26 Jeannine Smith Clark Appointed to SI Board of Regents

 

Aug 26 Jeannine Smith Clark Appointed to SI Board of Regents

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Year: 
1983
Month: 
august
Day: 
26
Date: 
Fri, 1983-08-26

Legislation appointing Jeannine Smith Clark to the Board of Regents is signed by President Ronald Reagan. Clark served as a volunteer prior to her tenure as a Regent, which lasted from 1983 to 1994. Among her many contributions to the Smithsonian, Clark chaired the Cultural Education Committee, established in 1987, to consider questions of representation of minorities and sensitivity to cultural pluralism in the Smithsonian's exhibit programs.