Ethnology Exhibit, Natural History Building - Diorama

ID: SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B44_F01A_007]

Creator: United States National Museum Photographic Laboratory

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

Date: 1951

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44, Folder 01A, Image No. SIA_000095_B44_F01A_007

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Summary

United States National Museum exhibit in the Natural History Building, now known as the National Museum of Natural History, featuring diorama illustrating village life of Ahwahnechee Indians of Yosemite Valley, prior to its discovery in 1851.

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • United States National Museum Department of Anthropology

Notes

  • USNM No. 41642A
  • See United States National Museum Annual Report, 1951, p. 13.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44, Folder 01A, Image No. SIA_000095_B44_F01A_007

Repository Loc.

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

Date

1951

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

Topic

  • Models (representations)
  • Exhibitions
  • Ethnology
  • Anthropology
  • Museums
  • Models and modelmaking
  • Museum exhibits

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B44_F01A_007]

Physical description

Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;

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