Painting by Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins - Silurian Shore at Low Tide

ID: SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B83_F01_004]

Creator: Hawkins, B. Waterhouse (Benjamin Waterhouse) 1807-1894

Form/Genre: Photographs

Date: 1877

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 83, Folder 01, Image No. SIA_000095_B83_F01_004

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Summary

One of seventeen scenes illustrating prehistoric life and geology painted for the Elizabeth Marsh Museum of Geology and Archaeology in Nassau Hall at College of New Jersey, now known as Princeton University.

Subject

  • College of New Jersey (Princeton, N.J.)
  • E.M. Museum of Geology and Archaeology

Notes

Written on recto: Siluria designed and painted in aid of oral teaching at the E.M. Geological Museum / Princeton, New Jersey / by B. waterhouse Hawkins 1875-1877

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 83, Folder 01, Image No. SIA_000095_B83_F01_004

Repository Loc.

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

Date

  • 1877
  • Circa 1877

Restrictions & Rights

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  • No Known Copyright

Topic

Murals

Form/Genre

Photographs

Local number

SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B83_F01_004]

Physical description

Albumen prints;

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