United States National Museum, Breaking Ground for Construction

ID: SIA RU000079 [SIA2009-1926]

Creator: United States National Museum

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1904

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 79, Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum, National Museum Building Construction Records, Image #SIA2009-1926

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Summary

A crowd watches the groundbreaking.

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)

Notes

  • See also number 16233
  • See also number MAH-16233

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 79, Assistant Secretary in charge of the United States National Museum, National Museum Building Construction Records, Image #SIA2009-1926

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1904
  • June 15, 1904

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)
  • No Known Copyright Restrictions

Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Smithsonian buildings

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000079 [SIA2009-1926]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints; 10w x 8h