Ziphius Skeleton

ID: SIA2010-0185 and 20862 or MNH-20862

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1910

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7074, Box 35, Folder: 2

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Summary

Ziphius (a whale) skeleton on display in front of the Arts and Industries Building. A person sits in the window in the upper right of the building.

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • United States National Museum Dept. of Mammals

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Image contained in a folder of photos of mammal skeletons. SIA2010-0185 is a Cyanotype copy of this image. MNH-20862 is the glass plate negative in black and White.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7074, Box 35, Folder: 2

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1910

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Beaked whales
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Ziphius
  • Bones
  • Employees
  • Whale Bones
  • Skeleton
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees

Place

  • District of Columbia
  • Southwest
  • United States of America
  • Washington
  • Arts and Industries Building

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

SIA2010-0185 and 20862 or MNH-20862

Physical description

Number of Images: 2; Color: Black and White; Size: 10.0w x 8.0h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print

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