Opening Ceremonies for the 150th Birthday Party on the Mall

ID: 96-25337-20A

Creator: Strauss, Richard

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: August 10, 1996

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 97-074, Box 1, Folder: Birthday Party on the Mall-Opening Ceremonies

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Summary

Participants in the Opening Ceremonies, August 10, 1996, of the Smithsonian Institution's 150th Birthday Party on the Mall have gathered on the stage erected in front of the Smithsonian Institution Building. The statue of Joseph Henry can be seen behind the stage on the left of the photograph and the North entrance to the Smithsonian Institution Building.

Subject

  • 150th Birthday Party on the Mall (Event)
  • 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-Opening Ceremonies

Contact information

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

Date

August 10, 1996

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Anniversaries
  • Sesquicentennial of the Smithsonian Institution (Event)
  • Smithsonian's 150th Birthday Party
  • Joseph Henry Statue
  • Event

Place

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

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

96-25337-20A

Physical description

Color: Color; Size: 6w x 4h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print

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