Mining Exhibit, U.S. National Museum

ID: 28515 or MAH-28515

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1920

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 16, Folder: 8

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Summary

A model showing a mining town with railroad tracks in the foreground, various coal mining buildings, and houses in the background in the United States National Museum, now the Arts and Industries Building. This model shows the industry, transportation and community.

Subject

  • Arts and Industries Building
  • United States National Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 16, Folder: 8

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1920

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Mining
  • Railroads
  • Trains
  • History of Science and Technology
  • Transportation
  • Models (representations)
  • Coal
  • Exhibitions
  • Railroads--Trains
  • Models and modelmaking

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

28515 or MAH-28515

Physical description

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

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