Ethnology Exhibits, West Hall, United States National Museum

ID: SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B42_F13_001]

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographs

Date: 1897

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 42, Folder 13, Image No. SIA_000095_B42_F13_001

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Summary

Interior view, ethnology exhibits in the West Hall of the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building, featuring the Chinese gateway that stood at the entrance to the Chinese section of the Centennial Exhibition and was presented to the Museum by the Imperial Commissioners.

Subject

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

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 42, Folder 13, Image No. SIA_000095_B42_F13_001

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1897
  • Between 1897 and 1920

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  • 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
  • Copyright Undetermined

Topic

  • Exhibitions
  • Anthropology
  • Ethnology
  • Museums
  • Museum exhibits

Form/Genre

Photographs

Local number

SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B42_F13_001]

Physical description

5 x 8;

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