Timothy Smith, Modelmaker

ID: 93-15811-29

Creator: Long, Eric

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1993

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Accession 98-015 Box 2 Folder March 1994

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Summary

Timonthy Smith, Office of Exhibits Central Modelmaker, stands in front an exhibit case that displays a Buffalo Soldier mannequin with a life-mask he created of his own face. The mannequin is featured in an exhibit at the National Museum of American History which honors black cavalry and infantry soldiers who served in the post-Civil War army on the Western Frontier.

Author

Long, Eric

Subject

  • Office of Exhibits Central
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in Torch, March 1994

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Accession 98-015 Box 2 Folder March 1994

Contact information

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

Date

1993

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Mannequins (figures)
  • Models (representations)
  • Historical models
  • Exhibitions
  • Buffalo Soldiers
  • Smith, Timothy
  • Museum mannequins
  • Models and modelmaking
  • African Americans

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

93-15811-29

Physical description

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

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