North Facade of Smithsonian Building

ID: 11244 or MAH-11244

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1895

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 30, Folder: 11

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A view of the north facade of the Smithsonian Institution Building or "Castle" seen through the trees on the Mall. Also, on the left visible through the trees is the Arts & Industries Building. Two men are standing near the Carriage Porch.


Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


Neg. # 16856 has a similar view.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 30, Folder: 11

Contact information

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


c. 1895

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  • Trees
  • Museum buildings
  • Landscapes
  • North Front
  • Smithsonian Institution Building
  • North Entrance
  • Carriage Porch
  • Museums
  • Museum visitors
  • Smithsonian Institution Building--North Entrance
  • Smithsonian Institution Building--North Front


  • District of Columbia
  • Southwest
  • Smithsonian INstitution Building
  • Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
  • United States of America
  • Washington


  • Photographic print
  • Landscape
  • Exterior

ID Number

11244 or MAH-11244

Physical description

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

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