Chemist's Laboratory in U.S. National Museum Building

ID: 2002-10623 and MAH-6088

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1900?

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 22

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Chemist's laboratory on the second floor, south-east pavilion, of the United States National Museum, now the Arts and Industries Building. A table laden with bottles and other paraphernalia is in the center of the room. Two chemists are at work. Another man is visible through an open doorway seated at a table in an adjoining room.


  • United States National Museum
  • Arts and Industries Building


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


Original negative number is MAH-6088. For a similar photo see negative number MAH-3671, also known as 2002-10634.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 22

Contact information

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


c. 1900?

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  • Museum buildings
  • Chemist's Laboratory
  • Chemistry
  • Laboratories
  • Pavilions
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • Arts and Industries Building--Chemist's Laboratory
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees


  • Photographic print
  • Interior

ID Number

2002-10623 and MAH-6088

Physical description

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

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