North Front of A&I Building

ID: 44606-A or MAH-44606A

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1950s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 8

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Summary

Exterior view of the north side of the Arts and Industries (A&I) Building. To the right of the entrance is the Syrian sarcophagus, brought to the United States in 1839 and placed outside the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building, on May 19, 1883.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • Arts and Industries Building

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 8

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

  • Syrian Sarcophagus
  • North Entrance
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • Arts and Industries Building--North Entrance

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

44606-A or MAH-44606A

Physical description

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

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