Calliope Displayed in the Arts & Industries Building

ID: 78-3183-5

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1978

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 42 Folder 6

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Summary

A calliope, surrounded by bunting, is seen on the balcony in the Arts and Industries Building as part of the "1876: A Centennial" Exhibition. This re-creation of the Philadelphia Centennial Exhibit of 1876 opened on July 4, 1976.

Subject

  • Arts and Industries Building
  • 1876: A Centennial Exhibition (Exhibition) (1976: Washington, D.C.)
  • Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 42 Folder 6

Contact information

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

Date

1978

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Calliope
  • Musical instruments
  • Balconies
  • Bunting (Cloth)
  • Exhibitions
  • Expositions

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

78-3183-5

Physical description

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

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