Installation of NMAI Compression Ring

ID: SIA06-012_D00003 or DSC02012

Creator: Tinsley, Jeffrey Wayne 1947-2017

Form/Genre: Exterior

Date: 2002

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-012, Box 24, Folder: Aerials_by_Tinslen, SubFolder: Compression_Ring

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Summary

Installation of the compression ring at the top of the new National Museum of the American Indian. Cranes are lifting the ring into place at the center of the atrium, seen from the east. Scaffolding surrounds the building.

Subject

National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-012, Box 24, Folder: Aerials_by_Tinslen, SubFolder: Compression_Ring

Contact information

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

Date

2002

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Construction equipment
  • New Museums
  • Construction (Buildings)

Place

Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Exterior
  • Digital Image

ID Number

SIA06-012_D00003 or DSC02012

Physical description

Color: Color; Size: 6.83w x 5.12h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Digital Image

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