Observation Beehive, Arts and Industries Building

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Interior view, apiary on the second floor of the Arts and Industries Building, with 3-banded Italian bees loaned by the Bee Culture Laboratory of the United States Department of Agriculture.


  • Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • United States National Museum


USNM No. 34007

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 42, Folder 04, Image No. SIA_000095_B42_F04_001

Repository Loc.

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


  • 1930
  • Circa 1930s/1940s

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


  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Bees
  • Beehives
  • Museum exhibits


Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B42_F04_001]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints; 10 x 8;

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