James Smithson Bicentennial Records,
1964-1966
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Summary
Collection ID:
Record Unit 142
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1964-1966
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
7.72 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes) (1 16x20 box) (1 oversize folder)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
In 1965 the Smithsonian observed the 200th anniversary of the birth of its founding benefactor, James Smithson. These records document planning for that event.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 142, Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary, James Smithson Bicentennial Records

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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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