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us: Carnegie Institute



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    • us: Pittsburgh. Carnegie Institute
    • us: Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Pittsburgh. Carnegie Institute
  • Sources

    • found: Its The Carnegie ... annual report, 1988: t.p. (The Carnegie) preface (Carnegie Institute)
    • found: Phone call to President's Office, Carnegie Institute, 10/16/89 (The official name of the organization comprised of the Carnegie Museum of Art, the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, etc., is still the Carnegie Institute. The name "The Carnegie" is a general appellation referring to this organization which sometimes appears in its publications)
    • found: Wilson, E.S. The Carnegie, 1992: t.p. verso (The Carnegie includes the Library of Pittsburgh, the Museum of Art, the Museum of Natural History, the Science Center, and the Music Hall) p. 3 (Carnegie Institute)
    • found: Phone call to President's Office 04-06-93 (Although "The Carnegie" is commonly used, even by staff, official name has never been changed. It is still Carnegie Institute)
    • found: Carnegie magazine, Mar./Apr. 1996: p. 6 ("The Carnegie" comprises theCarnegie Institute, a non-profit corporation, and the Carnegie Library ofPittsburgh, a public trust)
    • found: Carnegie magazine, May/June 1996: p. 6 ("Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh" is the new name chosen to replace "The Carnegie" as a popular title for western Pennsylvania's famous cultural organization..."Carnegie Institute" is still the legal and corporate name for the facilities that now include Carnegie Museum of Art, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Carnegie Music Hall, the Andy Warhol Museum and Carnegie Science Center)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Establish new heading, if name "The Carnegie" continues to be used.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-08-19: new
    • 1997-12-03: revised
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