Hall of Water Transportation in the United States National Museum

ID: SIA Acc. 11-006 [MAH-2598]

Creator: United States National Museum Photographic Laboratory

Form/Genre: Glass negatives

Date: 1880

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-006, Box 004, Image No. MAH-2598

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Summary

The Hall of Water Transportation, also known as "Boat Hall," in the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building. The hall contains exhibit cases holding ship models, canoes hung from the ceiling, and nautical paintings and pictures hung on the wall. A female attendant dressed in white is seated.

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)

Notes

  • Also known as SIA2009-0435 and 2598.
  • See also Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder 10 and Record Unit 285, Box 18, Folder 2.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-006, Box 004, Image No. MAH-2598

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1880
  • 1880s

Restrictions & Rights

  • No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

Form/Genre

Glass negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 11-006 [MAH-2598]

Physical description

8 x 10;

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