American Buffaloes Exhibit

ID: SIA Acc. 11-007 [MNH-4323]

Creator: United States National Museum Photographic Laboratory

Form/Genre: Glass negatives

Date: 1887

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-007, Box 019, Image No. MNH-4323

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Summary

Group of Bison or American Buffaloes, Bison Americanus (Gmelin), collected and mounted by William Temple Hornaday, 1886-87. Exhibit case featured in the Mammal exhibit in the South Hall of the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building. See MNH-5469 for photograph of original scene.

Subject

  • Hornaday, William T (William Temple) 1854-1937
  • United States National Museum
  • Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)

Notes

See also Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder 1.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-007, Box 019, Image No. MNH-4323

Repository Loc.

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

Date

1887

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  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

  • Taxidermy
  • Zoological models
  • Animals
  • Zoology
  • Exhibitions
  • Collection and preservation
  • Mammals
  • Zoological specimens--Collection and preservation

Form/Genre

Glass negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 11-007 [MNH-4323]

Physical description

8 x 10;

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