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The wax seal used by Elizabeth Macie, James Smithson’s mother, as part of the signing and sealing of the Hungerford Deed

At Home with the Smithsonian Libraries and Archives: The Hungerford Deed

Thursday, August 12, 2021, 5:00 pm
Online
Join conservator William Bennett as he shares details about his preservation of the Hungerford Deed, divulges the sensational stories and fascinating history that emerged from his research about it, and provides a behind-the-scenes deep dive into the virtual exhibition featuring the Deed that will be launching August 10.