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Portrait Unveiled of Former NLM Director Lindberg (February 10, 2016)

March 10, 2016

On February 10, 2016, the Friends of the National Library of Medicine sponsored a special unveiling ceremony for a portrait of former NLM Director Dr. Donald A.B. Lindberg and his wife, Mary. Dr. Lindberg retired in 2015 after more than 30 years of service as NLM Director. During his tenure, the Lindbergs were a much-admired team, always closely involved with the people and activities of the Library. Read more about the portrait on NLM in Focus.

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