The S. Dillon Ripley Center, better known simply as the Ripley Center, is one of the buildings of the Smithsonian Institution series of museums located in the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The above-ground portion is only a small pagoda, and it descends into a larger underground portion. The Ripley Center houses the International Gallery, The Smithsonian Associates, and the offices of the Smithsonian Contributing Membership. Wikipedia*
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The Smithsonian Associates has 104 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1999, [Polar Bear Strategy: Reflections on Risk]. The year with the most videos was 2015 with 15 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 1,533 views per program. Most appearances with Rebecca Roberts (9), Ruth Robbins (9), Mary McLaughlin (6). Most common tags: Civil War, Intelligence, Early American History (1600-1850).