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Construction of Staircase in Sackler Gallery

Tinsley, Jeff
Construction of Staircase in Sackler Gallery
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
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Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Construction of the grand staircase in the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (AMSG) which begins at ground level and descends to the second level. A diamond-shaped fountain on the third and deepest level may be viewed through diamond-shaped apertures on the ground and second levels. The temporary wooden railings will be replaced by brass. The very top of the Smithsonian Institution Building (SIB), or "Castle," is visible above the construction.
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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 410, Box 3, Folder: Quad Photos
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Construction, Construction workers, Museum buildings, Art museums
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution), Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.), Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Washington (D.C.)
Photographic print, Interior
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Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Interior; Construction; Medium: Photographic print
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Construction of Staircase in Sackler Gallery

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