Aerial Photograph of the National Mall on August 10, 1996

ID: 96-25402-24 or 96-25402.24

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1996

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 97-074, Box 1, Folder: Birthday Party on the Mall--Crowd Shots and "Before and After" Shots

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Summary

An aerial photograph of the National Mall on August 10, 1996. The Mall is packed with people for the Birthday Party on the Mall celebration of the Smithsonian Institution's 150th anniversary. The Smithsonian Institution Building is on the left with the crowd gathered around the stage set up in front of the building for the concert, which was later followed by fireworks.

Subject

  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • Birthday Party on the Mall (Event)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 97-074, Box 1, Folder: Birthday Party on the Mall--Crowd Shots and "Before and After" Shots

Contact information

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

Date

1996

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Anniversaries
  • Landscapes
  • Sesquicentennial of the Smithsonian Institution (Event)
  • Photography, Aerial
  • Concerts
  • Smithsonian's 150th Birthday Party
  • Crowds
  • Aerial photographs
  • Event

Place

  • District of Columbia
  • Southwest
  • Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
  • United States of America
  • National Mall
  • Washington

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Landscape
  • Group, candid
  • Aerial

ID Number

96-25402-24 or 96-25402.24

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 6w x 4h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Aerial; Landscape; Medium: Photographic print

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