Preliminary Drawing by Cluss & Meigs of United States National Museum

ID: 2003-19506

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Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1877

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 32 Folder 2

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Summary

Labeled preliminary drawing by Adolf Cluss & General Montgomery C. Meigs of the exterior elevation for the proposed U.S. National Museum, now the Arts & Industries Building, dated February 1877.

Subject

  • Cluss, Adolph 1825-1905
  • Meigs, Montgomery C (Montgomery Cunningham) 1816-1892
  • United States National Museum
  • Arts and Industries Building

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Duplicates of this photograph can also be found in RU95, Box 32, Folder 2. See Neg. # 1307 without label.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 32 Folder 2

Contact information

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

Date

1877

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Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Architecture
  • New Museums
  • Drawings
  • Architectural drawing

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Architecture

ID Number

2003-19506

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Type of Image: Architectural; Medium: Photographic print

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