Architectural Drawing for Proposed U.S. National Museum

ID: 19089 or AI-19089

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1904

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 33, Folder: 1

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Summary

Preliminary exterior elevation drawing by Architects Hornblower and Marshall for the new United States National Museum Building, now the National Museum of Natural History. This conceptual drawing has a higher central dome and more ornate entrance way.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • United States National Museum
  • Natural History Building
  • Hornblower & Marshall

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 33, Folder: 1

Contact information

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

Date

1904

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Architecture
  • New Museums
  • Design
  • Architecture--Design and plans

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior
  • Architectural drawings

ID Number

19089 or AI-19089

Physical description

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

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