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The Coming of Age of American Music
August 20, 1976 – October 3, 1976

See portraits and memorabilia that document the emergence of 3 20th century composers--Aaron Copeland, George Gershwin and Charles Ives.

Portrait Gallery
A Knot of Dreamers: The Brook Farm Community, 1841-1847
August 6, 1976 – September 19, 1976

Examine the 19th-century agrarian-related idealistic community of Massachusetts through paintings, portraits, furnishings and memorabilia.

Portrait Gallery
The Spirit of Fact: The Daguerrotypes of Southworth and Hawes (1843-1861)
July 22, 1976 – December 19, 1976

View more than 100 daguerrotypes from the nation's most prestigious photographic portrait studio of the mid-19th century.

Portrait Gallery
Wedgwood Portraits and the American Revolution
July 13, 1976 – October 31, 1976

See about 50 Wedgwood portraits in ceramics of important figures of the Revolutionary War period.

Portrait Gallery
Air Traffic Control
July 4, 1976 – April 3, 1977

Tour early and current methods of air-traffic control in all weather conditions.

Air and Space Museum
U.S.S. Starship Enterprise Model U.S.S. Starship Enterprise Model
1976 – September 10, 2014

This model of the starship Enterprise was used in the filming of the Star Trek TV show, which ran from 1966 to 1969.

Air and Space Museum
World War I Aviation
July 1, 1976 – 1987

Explore the technological advances of WWI aviation set against a background of a front-line, allied airstrip somewhere in France in 1918.

Air and Space Museum
Space Hall
July 1, 1976 – May 15, 1997

See space boosters, guided missiles, and manned spacecraft in this gallery.

Air and Space Museum
Flight Technology
July 1, 1976 – 1988

Learn how and why airplanes fly in this gallery designed for children.

Air and Space Museum
Vertical Flight
July 1, 1976 – 1994

Visit helicopters, autogiros, and special vehicles in this gallery.

Air and Space Museum
Rocketry and Space Flight
July 1, 1976 – February 16, 2008

Explore two key technologies that have made spaceflight possible: rockets and space suits.

Air and Space Museum
General Aviation
July 1, 1976 – 1983

Examine private, non-commercial airline and non-military flight used to transport people, products, and services in the United States.

Air and Space Museum
Exhibition Flight
July 1, 1976 – 1980

Explore barnstorming, aerobatics, air racing, and air shows that are used to entertain the public, introduce and popularize flying, and accelerate the technical development of aircraft.

Air and Space Museum
Life in the Universe
July 1, 1976 – 1979

Explore the universe, its makeup, and its possible habitation.

Air and Space Museum
Flight Testing
July 1, 1976 – 1995

Trace the history of flight research, research aircraft, and the test pilot.

Air and Space Museum
Satellites (and Sounding Rockets)
July 1, 1976 – 1985

Explore satellites and sounding rockets used for research, exploration, and service to society in this exhibit.

Air and Space Museum
Benefits from Flight
July 1, 1976 – 1982

Explore the many roles that air and space flight have played in the 7 decades since Kitty Hawk and the social consequences of air and space technology.

Air and Space Museum
Balloons and Airships
July 1, 1976 – 1990

Follow the history of lighter-than-air flight.

Air and Space Museum
Air Transportation
July 1, 1976 – January 9, 2006

Follow the evolution of air transportation of people, mail, and cargo in this exhibit of early aircraft.

Air and Space Museum
The Sources of Country Music
June 29, 1976 – September 6, 1976

See a mural completed by Thomas Hart Benton just before his death in 1975, as well as 27 sketches and studies in pencil, ink and oil made by the artist in conjunction with the mural. 

Hirshhorn Museum