Opening of "1876: A Centennial Exhibition"

image for Opening of "1876: A Centennial Exhibition"
Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Featured in the "Torch," June 1976
Summary
Chancellor Warren E. Burger and eighth Secretary S. Dillon Ripley, in a coach-and-four, at the opening of "1876: A Centennial Exhibition" in the Arts and Industries Building to commemorate the Bicentennial of the American Revolution on May 10, 1976.
Contained within
Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: June 1976
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic
Secretaries
Event
Transportation
Regents
Exhibitions
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Restrictions & Rights
No restrictions
Author
Hofmeister, Richard K
Subject
Burger, Warren E. 1907-
Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-2001
Bicentennial of the American Revolution
Arts and Industries Building
Chancellor of the Smithsonian Board of Regents
Board of Regents
1876: A Centennial Exhibition (Exhibition) (1976: Washington, D.C.)
Physical description
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Event; Medium: Photographic print
1976
Type
Photographic print
Event
Standard number
76-6222-19A or SIA76-6222-19A