Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Press
Postcards, 1931, 1956, and undated
This accession consists of images of Smithsonian Institution buildings, such as the Natural History Building, the National Gallery of Art (West Building), the Arts and Industries Building, and the Smithsonian Institution Building ("The Castle"). Images also include Smithsonian objects on display, depicting interior views of Smithsonian buildings. Materials mostly consist of postcards, and a small volume of photographs, 35mm color slides, color illustrations, and a souvenir picture book. This collection was created by the Smithsonian Press as a project to design postcards with Smithsonian images.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)
- West Building of the National Gallery of Art (Washington, D.C.)
- Natural History Building (Washington, D.C.)
- Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T90126, Smithsonian Institution, Press, Postcards