Asian Exhibit in USNM (now A&I) c. late nineteenth-century

ID: SIA2007-0132 SIA

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Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: late nineteenth-century

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 42 Folder 13

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Summary

Exhibit cases in the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries building, hold mannequins in Asian dress, native Asian mammals, and in front of the cases on the floor are two drums.

Subject

Arts and Industries Building

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Original negative number was 2602 but SPS could not locate it.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 42 Folder 13

Contact information

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

Date

late nineteenth-century

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Taxidermy
  • Mannequins (figures)
  • Animals
  • Clothing and dress
  • Exhibitions
  • Ethnology
  • Mammals
  • Drums
  • Asian Ethnology

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

SIA2007-0132 SIA

Physical description

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

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