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Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Subject:
Hirshhorn, Joseph H  Search this
Johnson, Lyndon B (Lyndon Baines) 1908-1973  Search this
Warren, Earl 1891-1974  Search this
Ripley, S. Dillon (Sidney Dillon) 1913-2001  Search this
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Physical description:
0.58 cu. ft. (0.58 non-standard size boxes)
Type:
Phonograph records
Collection descriptions
Date:
1969
Notes:
For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.
Organization:
Unarranged
Summary:
This recording documents the groundbreaking ceremony for the Hirshhorn Musuem and Sculpture Garden on January 8, 1969. Speakers featured on the recording include President Lyndon B. Johnson, Joseph H. Hirshhorn, Secretary S. Dillon Ripley, and Chief Justice Earl Warren. The recording was found by Archives Center staff in the Ella Fitzgerald collection at the National Musuem of American History. This collection is comprised on one 12-inch vinyl disk.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 03-081
See more items in:
Sound Recordings c. 1915-1941, 1969 [Smithsonian Institution]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_246874