Lecture Room and Catlin Exhibit, U.S. National Museum

ID: 3667 or MAH-3667 or SA-817 or SA-1316

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1890

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 42, Folder: 7 and Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 20

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Summary

The Lecture Room in the West North Range of the United States National Museum building (now the Arts and Industries Building). In this view, looking west, the George Catlin gallery of Indian paintings can be seen on the walls. The room was used for lectures from 1882 to 1901.

Subject

  • Catlin, George 1796-1872
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • United States National Museum
  • Catlin Indian Gallery

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 42, Folder: 7 and Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 20

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1890

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Art
  • Art, American
  • Lectures and lecturing
  • Historians
  • Public programs
  • Exhibitions
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • Lecture Room
  • Art objects
  • Arts and Industries Building--Lecture Room
  • Indians of North America
  • Art--Exhibitions

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Interior

ID Number

3667 or MAH-3667 or SA-817 or SA-1316

Physical description

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

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