Arts and Industries Building Drawing 1878

ID: SIA2011-1080 and 1309 and AI-1309

Creator: Cluss, Adolph 1825-1905

Form/Genre: Architecture

Date: 1878

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 3

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Summary

Drawing of the new United States National Museum, now the Arts and Industries Building, designed by Adolph Cluss and Rudolph Schulze, Philadelphia architects, to contain the exhibits donated to the Smithsonian from the Philadelphia Centennial Exposition. Drawing is on a large board.

Author

  • Cluss, Adolph 1825-1905
  • Schulze, Paul

Subject

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • Arts and Industries Building

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 3

Contact information

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

Date

1878

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Architecture
  • Drawings
  • New Museums
  • Architectural drawing

Form/Genre

  • Architecture
  • Drawing

ID Number

SIA2011-1080 and 1309 and AI-1309

Physical description

Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 11.75w x 5.75h ; Type of Image: Architectural ; Medium: Drawing

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