November 5, 1954

Great Britain’s Queen Mother visits the Smithsonian Institution on Nov. 5. Accompanied by Mrs. Mamie Eisenhower and Secretary Leonard Carmichael, the Queen Mother visits the First Ladies’ Collection in the Arts and Industries Building.

Posted: 5 November 2010
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