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Author:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
West, W. Richard  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
1990
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
Featured in Torch, July 1990
Summary:
W. Richard West, an Albuquerque, New Mexico attorney and member of the Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma, was appointed director of the newly established National Museum of the American Indian by Secretary Adams at a press conference May 21, 1990.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Accession 98-015 Box 2
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Directors  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Standard number:
90-6957-28
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10142