North Facade of Arts and Industries Building

ID: SIA Acc. 12-492 [SIA2012-2761]

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Form/Genre: Lantern slides

Date: 1883

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 12-492, Image No. SIA2012-2761

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Summary

Exterior view of the north side of the Arts and Industries (A&I) Building. To the right of the entrance is the Syrian sarcophagus, brought to the United States in 1839 and placed outside the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building, on May 19, 1883.

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)

Notes

  • Also known as MAH-11173
  • See also Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder 8.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 12-492, Image No. SIA2012-2761

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1883
  • May 19, 1883

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Form/Genre

Lantern slides

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-492 [SIA2012-2761]

Physical description

4 x 3.25;

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