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The following museums are closed Saturday, July 23, due to a power outage: National Museum of the American Indian, Hirshhorn Museum, National Museum of African Art, Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, and the Ripley Center.Skip navigation
June 27, 2001 – January 2, 2002
Arts and Industries Building
900 Jefferson Drive, SW
Location: East Hall
Photographs and text are used to trace the evolution of women's athleticism before and after Title IX, the June 23, 1972, law enacted to prevent sex discrimination in federally funded educational programs and activities. Images of women of various ages, races, and physical abilities, taken by documentary and fine arts photographers, are combined with testimonies by professional and nonprofessional athletes to convey the diversity of their activities and achievements.