Engravings of a Sea Urchin, Star-fish, Brittle-star, and Crinoid

ID: 95-20320

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1886

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Information File Box 13 Folder Smithsonian Guide Books, 1886 (Brentano Bros.)

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Summary

Page 24 from "A Handbook to the National Museum under the direction of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington" with illustrations of sea-urchin (Fig. 13); a star-fish (Fig. 14); brittle-star (Fig. 15); and crinoid (Fig. 16).

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • United States National Museum Division of Marine Invertebrates

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

From "A Handbook to the National Museum under the direction of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington." New York: Brentano Brothers, 1886. Page 24

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Information File Box 13 Folder Smithsonian Guide Books, 1886 (Brentano Bros.)

Contact information

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

Date

1886

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Sea-urchin
  • Marine invertebrates
  • Crinoid
  • Brittle-star
  • Echinodermata
  • Exhibitions
  • Visitor's Guide
  • Starfishes
  • Department of Zoology (USNM)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

95-20320

Physical description

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

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