Construction of Library Steel Bookstacks, SIB

ID: 28526 or NHB-28526

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1914

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 31, Folder: 38

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Summary

At the east end of the Lower Main Hall, now called the Great Hall, of the Smithsonian Institution Building, construction of the steel bookstacks for the library is underway.

Subject

  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 31, Folder: 38

Contact information

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

Date

1914

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Lower Main Hall
  • Construction
  • Smithsonian Institution Building
  • Libraries
  • Remodeling
  • Great Hall
  • Smithsonian Institution Building--Lower Main Hall
  • Smithsonian Institution Building--Great Hall

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Interior

ID Number

28526 or NHB-28526

Physical description

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

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