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Arts and Industries Building, by Long, Eric, August 2, 2006, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, 2006-20033.
Monday, April 13, 2009

In effort to restore and reopen the Arts and Industries Building (A&I), G. Wayne Clough, twelfth Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, announces the formation of the Arts and Industries Building Program Planning Committee on April 13, 2009. The Committee forms to generate an appropriate mission and function for the A&I Building and recommend program plans by June 2009. The committee is chaired by David K. Allison of the National Museum of American History.