Proposed United States National Museum by Adolf Cluss and Frederick Daniel

ID: 97-1602

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1876

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 1

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Summary

Preliminary drawing by Adolf Cluss and Frederick Daniel, architects, of the exterior for the proposed United States National Museum, now the Arts and Industries Building. Cluss and Daniel were business partners from 1876 to 1878. They submitted plans for the SI Bldg Annex in 1976 as well as early plans for the A&I Building.

Subject

  • Cluss, Adolph 1825-1905
  • 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: 1

Contact information

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

Date

1876

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Architecture
  • New Museums
  • Drawings
  • Architectural drawing
  • Daniel, Frederick

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Architecture

ID Number

97-1602

Physical description

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

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