Erection of Andrew Jackson Downing Memorial Urn

ID: SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3557-12]

Creator: Farrar, Richard

Form/Genre: Black-and-white negatives

Date: 1972

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-009, Image No. 72-3557-12

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Summary

Erection of Andrew Jackson Downing memorial urn at the east entrance of the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle.

Subject

  • Downing, A. J (Andrew Jackson) 1815-1852
  • Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)

Notes

  • Requested from Photographic Services Division by Office of the Secretary.
  • Landscape architect Andrew Jackson Downing designed the grounds of the Smithsonian Institution on the National Mall. The Downing Urn is now located in the Enid A. Haupt Garden.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-009, Image No. 72-3557-12

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1972
  • March 22, 1972

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

Memorials

Form/Genre

Black-and-white negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-3557-12]

Physical description

120mm;

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