Hall of Textiles Gallery, Arts and Industries Building - Sewing Machines

ID: SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B43_F24_006]

Creator: Smithsonian Institution

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1959

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder 24, Image No. SIA_000095_B43_F24_006

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Summary

Junior curator Nancy Vaughan dusts 1851 patent model by David Clarke at the Museum of History and Technology preview of Hall of Textiles exhibits in the Arts and Industries Building, illustrating the history of the development of the sewing machine.

Subject

  • Vaughan, Nancy
  • Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Textiles

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder 24, Image No. SIA_000095_B43_F24_006

Repository Loc.

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

Date

1959

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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
  • No Known Copyright

Topic

  • Sewing machines
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Museum exhibits

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B43_F24_006]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;

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