William T. Hornaday and Andrew Forney in the Model and Taxidermy Shop

ID: SIA RU000371 [6071]

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1880

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: September 1975, Image No. 6071

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Summary

Taxidermists at work in the model and taxidermy shop in the lower level of the temporary shed in the South Yard behind the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle, with William Temple Hornaday (center) and Andrew Forney (left).

Subject

  • Hornaday, William T (William Temple) 1854-1937
  • Forney, Andrew H
  • United States National Museum

Notes

  • Also known as MNH-6071 and MNH-3662.
  • Original glass negative available in SIA Acc. 11-007.
  • See also Record Unit 95, Box 28, Folder 31A.
  • Featured in the "Torch," September 1975.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: September 1975, Image No. 6071

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1880
  • 1880s

Restrictions & Rights

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  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

  • Taxidermy
  • Zoological models
  • Zoology
  • Collection and preservation
  • Zoological specimens--Collection and preservation

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000371 [6071]

Physical description

8 x 10;

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