Visitors to the United States National Museum at the Turn of Century

ID: 2002-10624

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1900

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder 8

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Summary

Visitors are outside the North Entrance to the United States National Museum Building, now known as the Arts & Industries Building, at the turn of the century. Most of the women have umbrellas to shield them from the sun. Two horses pulling a carriage are visible on the far left.

Subject

  • Arts and Industries Building
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

  • For additional views, see Neg. #s 2002-10677 and 2002-10640.
  • The original negative number is 4997, but that negative has been lost.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder 8

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1900

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Topic

  • Women
  • Museum buildings
  • Animals
  • Clothing and dress
  • Horses
  • North Entrance
  • Museums
  • Children
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • African Americans
  • Museum visitors
  • Arts and Industries Building--North Entrance

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

2002-10624

Physical description

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

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