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June 1, 1967 – Permanent
Museum: American History Museum
Location: Near Madison Dr. entrance (Mall entrance) and on Northwest grounds
• Infinity, a stainless-steel sculpture by Jose de Rivera, is at the Mall entrance (installed 1967).
Note: Gwenfritz, a mammoth stabile by Alexander Calder (orignally installed on the west museum grounds in 1968) is off view for restoration July 8 through mid-October 2013.