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Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Anderson, Wendell Richard 1933-2016  Search this
Boggs, Lindy 1916-2013  Search this
Fauntroy, Walter E  Search this
Mondale, Joan  Search this
Robbins, Warren M  Search this
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Black-and-white photographs
United States
February 7, 1978
Original film available in SIA Acc. 11-009.
Featured in the "Torch," March 1978.
Second lady Joan Mondale, wife of Vice President Walter Mondale, plays the drums after a press conference announcing the introduction of a bill to authorize the Smithsonian's acquisition of the Museum of African Art, now known as National Museum of African Art (NMAfA), with (l-r), Rep. Lindy Boggs of Louisiana, Rep. Walter E. Fauntroy of District of Columbia, Warren Robbins, NMAfA founder, and Senator Wendell Anderson of Minnesota.
Cite as:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: March 1978, Image No. 78-1634-11
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 [78-1634-11]
Restrictions & Rights:
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No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives