Old Archives Area, Fourth Floor, Smithsonian Institution Building, Photo 7 of 11

ID: SIA2011-1088 and SA-806


Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: February 1970

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 31A, Folder: 17

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A series of pictures of the old Archives area, 4th Floor, East Wing, in the Smithsonian Institution Building, 1970. These are from when the Archives program was first set up. An empty room with two telephones on the floor and an air conditioner in the window.


  • Smithsonian Institution Building East Wing
  • Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA)
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


For additional images of the Old Archives Area on the Fourth Floor of the Smithsonian Institution Building see SIA2011-1082, SIA2011-1083, SIA2011-1084, SIA2011-1085, SIA2011-1086, SIA2011-1087, SIA2011-1089, SIA2011-1090, SIA2011-1091, and SIA2011-1092.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 31A, Folder: 17

Contact information

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


February 1970

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  • Air conditioning
  • Telephone
  • Interiors
  • Archives
  • Air conditioners


  • Photographic print
  • Interior

ID Number

SIA2011-1088 and SA-806

Physical description

Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Photographic print

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