Buffalo Group, New N.M.

ID: SIA Acc. 12-492 [SIA2012-6434]

Creator: United States National Museum

Form/Genre: Lantern slides

Date: 1887

Citation: SIA Acc. 12-492 - United States National Museum. Division of Graphic Arts. Section of Photography, Photographic Collection, 1933, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Summary

Life group of American Buffaloes in the Mammals Exhibit in the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building, c. 1887. The buffaloes were collected and mounted by William T. Hornaday. Exhibit plaque reads: "Group of Bisons or American Buffaloes Bison Americanus (Gmelin) Collected and Mounted by W.T. Hornaday, 1886-87."

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • United States National Museum Division of Mammals
  • Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)

Notes

  • See also number MNH-4475
  • See also MNH-4323 and Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder 1.

Cite as

SIA Acc. 12-492 - United States National Museum. Division of Graphic Arts. Section of Photography, Photographic Collection, 1933, Smithsonian Institution Archives

Repository Loc.

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

Date

1887

Restrictions & Rights

  • No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
  • Public Domain

Topic

Form/Genre

Lantern slides

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-492 [SIA2012-6434]

Physical description

4 x 3.25;