Workroom for Indian Ethnology, A&I Building

ID: 3680 or NHB-3680

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1890s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 19

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Summary

Workroom for Indian ethnology located on the second floor, West Tower of the United States National Museum, now called the Arts and Industries Building. Three men are working with ethnological specimens all around them in the collections storage area.

Subject

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Anthropology
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • United States National Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 19

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1890s

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Artifacts
  • Storage
  • Personnel management
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Ethnology
  • Anthropology
  • Employees
  • Museums
  • National Collections
  • Indian Ethnology
  • Museums--Employees
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

3680 or NHB-3680

Physical description

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

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