National Portrait Gallery Double Decker Shuttle Bus

ID: SIA RU000371 [94-13189]

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1975

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: June 1975, Image No. 94-13189

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Summary

Free double-decker shuttle bus sponsored by the National Portrait Gallery took visitors between the National Museum of History and Technology, now known as the National Museum of American History, and the National Portrait Gallery in the old Patent Office Building. The attendant on board the bus presented passengers with an introductory talk about the Gallery, its collections, and special exhibitions.

Subject

  • National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
  • Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs

Notes

Featured in the "Torch," June 1975.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: June 1975, Image No. 94-13189

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1975
  • May 1975

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 Known Copyright

Topic

  • Buses
  • Transportation
  • Double-decker buses

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000371 [94-13189]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;

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