Interior View of the Aircraft Building, South Yard

ID: 2002-10654

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1950s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 41, Folder: 21, and Record Unit 549, Box 2, Folder: Aircraft Building

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Summary

A Lincoln Ellsworth's Northrop Gramma "Polar Star" and a Curtiss R 3C-2 racer, in foreground, exhibited in the Aircraft Building located in the South Yard as part of the National Air Museum, now the National Air and Space Museum. There is also exhibit cases with models of airplanes and part of airplanes.

Subject

  • National Air and Space Museum
  • South Yard

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

The original negative number is 34219-B, but that negative has been lost.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 41, Folder: 21, and Record Unit 549, Box 2, Folder: Aircraft Building

Contact information

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

Date

1950s

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Northrop Gramma
  • Curtiss R3C-2 racer (Airplane)
  • Airplanes
  • Models (representations)
  • Ellsworth, Lincoln
  • Exhibitions
  • Polar Star (Airplane)
  • Aircraft Building
  • Models and modelmaking

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

2002-10654

Physical description

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

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