Tarbell Centennial Exhibition

ID: MNH-920-B or MNH920B

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1962

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44A, Folder: 19

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A painting from the exhibition "Centennial Exhibition of Painting by Edmund C. Tarbell" hangs in the Foyer Gallery of the Natural History Building. The exhibition, from July 9 to August 19, 1962, is by the National Collection of Fine Arts, now the Smithsonian American Art Museum. A young child, Clay L. Hoes, is standing looking at the painting by the American artist Edmund C. Tarbell.


  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • Natural History Building
  • National Collection of Fine Arts
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


For the exhibition file see SIA RU312 Box 55 Folder 1-2.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44A, Folder: 19

Contact information

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



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  • Hoes, Clay L
  • Art
  • Tarbell, Edmund C
  • Art, American
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Foyer Gallery
  • Painting
  • Museum visitors
  • Art--Exhibitions


  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

MNH-920-B or MNH920B

Physical description

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

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