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Wallace, Jim (James H.)  Search this
Elizabeth II Queen of Great Britain 1926-  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Black-and-white photographs
July 8, 1976
Original film available in SIA Acc. 11-009.
Featured in the "Torch," August 1976.
Queen Elizabeth II and Secretary S. Dillon Ripley view the Hope Diamond, temporarily on exhibit in the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle, during her visit to the United States to commemorate the Bicentennial of the American Revolution.
Cite as:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: August 1976, Image No. 76-8514-25A
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Special events  Search this
Hope diamond  Search this
Mineralogy  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Gems  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [76-8514-25A]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email
Public Domain
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives