United States National Museum (Now A&I), South Hall, c. May 1957

ID: SIA2007-0130


Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. May 1957

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder 30

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View shows rows of exhibit cases in the South Hall of the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building, facing the back of the Statue of Freedom in the rotunda. The Caudron G-4 airplane hangs overhead and two visible cases in the foreground display an exhibit on organic yarns on one side and costumes and fabrics on the other side.


  • Crawford, Thomas 1813 or 14-1857
  • Statue of Freedom (Statue)
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • South Hall of the Arts and Industries Building
  • United States National Museum


Historic Images of the Smithsonian

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder 30

Contact information

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


c. May 1957

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  • Airplanes
  • Balconies
  • Clothing and dress
  • Rotundas
  • Costume, Artifacts
  • Textiles
  • Textile fabrics


  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

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

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