Gem and Mineral Hall, National Museum of Natural History

ID: MNH-065 or MNH065

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1958

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44, Folder: 17

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Summary

Silcates display in the Gem and Mineral Hall in the National Museum of Natural History after the Exhibits Modernization Program. Several wall cases are visible with a variety of minerals in each.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • Hall of Gems
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Mineral Sciences
  • Exhibits Modernization Program United States National Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44, Folder: 17

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1958

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Mineralogy
  • Exhibitions
  • Minerals

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

MNH-065 or MNH065

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print

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