SIA Acc. 14-098, Smithsonian Institution, Photographs, 2011

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Summary

This accession consists of photographs documenting the Museum Support Center and the Smithsonian Institution Building, better known as the Castle, on August 24, 2011, one day after an earthquake. The images document damage to the facilities and many feature Secretary G. Wayne Clough, a former civil engineer, surveying the buildings. The photographs were taken by Mark A. Avino, a photographer for the National Air and Space Museum, and include both raw and processed image files. Materials are in electronic format.

Creator

Smithsonian Institution

Subject

  • Avino, Mark A
  • Clough, G. Wayne
  • National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • Smithsonian Institution Museum Support Center

Notes

For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.

Organization

By facility

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

2011

Topic

  • Earthquakes
  • Museum buildings
  • Earthquake damage

Form/Genre

  • Digital images
  • Collection descriptions
  • Electronic records

Local number

SIA Acc. 14-098