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Dalai Lama's Visit to the Smithsonian Institution 1979

Catalog Data

Creator:
Dorjee, Ragpa Tibetan ethnocinematographer (1956- )  Search this
Physical description:
238 ft (8 min) sound color video
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
North America
Date:
1979
Summary:
Footage shot for the National Anthropological Film Center, Smithsonian Institution, of the Dalai Lama's visit to the Freer Gallery of Art. The Dalai Lama is shown being received outside the Freer by secretary of the Smithsonian, S. Dillon Ripley; director of the Freer Gallery, Thomas Lawton; and director of the National Anthropological Film Center, E. Richard Sorenson. The Dalai Lama is then shown touring the Freer, particularly galleries displaying Tibetan pieces.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Local number:
HSFA 1986.13.20
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219095