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Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Elizabeth II Queen of Great Britain 1926-  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Rockefeller, Nelson A (Nelson Aldrich) 1908-1979  Search this
Burger, Warren E. 1907-1995  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.
Chief Justice Warren Burger reads and presents to the Queen a Joint Resolution of Congress expressing to Her Majesty the appreciation of the people of the United States for the bequest of James Smithson, in the Associates' Lounge of the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle, during her visit to the United States to commemorate the Bicentennial of the American Revolution, with Secretary S. Dillon Ripley and Vice President Nelson Rockefeller.
Cite as:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: August 1976, Image No. 76-8526-28A
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
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Local number:
SIA RU000371 [76-8526-28A]
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
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Smithsonian Institution Archives