Lunar Module and Wright Plane in A&I

ID: 75-11093-22A

Creator: Farrar, Richard

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1975

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

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Summary

The Lunar Module and the Wright 1909 Military Plane being prepared to be moved out of the North Hall of the Arts and Industries Building, August 1975. The large tile panel "Fire and Water" representing the rise and progress of the ceramic arts originally from the Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia in 1876 can be seen in the background. It was installed in the building after the exhibits came from Philadelphia and was used again in the "1876: A Centennial Exhibition" can be seen in the background.

Subject

  • Arts and Industries Building
  • National Air and Space Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Post, Robert C., ed. "1876: A Centennial Exhibition." Washington, D.C.: National Museum of History and Technology, Smithsonian Institution, 1976, p. 112.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 32 Folder 32

Contact information

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

Date

1975

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Airplanes
  • Aeronautics
  • Lunar Module
  • Space flight
  • Ceramics
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • Museum buildings
  • Artifacts
  • Fire and Water (Tile panel)
  • Moving of artifacts
  • Tiles
  • North Hall
  • Wright Military Plane
  • Renovations
  • Arts and Industries Building--North Hall
  • Space vehicles
  • Event

Form/Genre

Photographic print

ID Number

75-11093-22A

Physical description

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

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