U.S. History Exhibits, Arts and Industries Building - Robert Edwin Peary North Pole Expedition

Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact photos@si.edu.
Download IIIF ManifestRequest permissionsDownload image Print

Narrow Your Results


Filter Your Results

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.


Interior view, "History of the United States" exhibits in the Arts and Industries Building, featuring items deposited by Robert Edwin Peary relating to his efforts in arctic exploration.


  • Peary, Robert E (Robert Edwin) 1856-1920
  • Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • United States National Museum


  • USNM No. 24810
  • See Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution for the Year 1911, p. 29.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder 15, Image No. SIA_000095_B43_F15_001

Repository Loc.

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


  • 1910
  • 1910s

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


  • Discovery and exploration
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Museum exhibits


Arctic regions



Local number

SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B43_F15_001]

Physical description

Cyanotypes (photographic prints); 8 x 10;

Full Record

View Full Record