History of Water Transportation Exhibit, United States National Museum

ID: 32493-C or MAH-32493C and SIA2010-3084

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1920s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder: 10

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Summary

History of Water Transportation exhibit in the United States National Museum (USNM), now Arts and Industries Building (A&I), in "Boat Hall" in the early twentieth century. In this view, canoes are hung from the ceiling, models of sailboats can be seen in exhibit cases along the wall, and floor exhibit cases contain related exhibits.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • Water Transportation Hall (A&I)
  • Boat Hall

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

See Neg. #s 2964, 14776, 18996, 18997, 19002, 31357, SIA2007-0129 and SIA2009-0435 (and 2598) for other views of the Hall over time.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder: 10

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1920s

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Artifacts
  • Boats and boating
  • Transportation
  • Exhibit cases
  • Exhibitions
  • Canoes and canoeing
  • Naval Architecture
  • Ships

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

32493-C or MAH-32493C and SIA2010-3084

Physical description

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

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