Cars Outside a Cathedral

ID: SIA2011-0746

Creator: Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954

Form/Genre: Exterior

Date: August 1936

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Ruel P. Tolman Collection, 1909-1964, Record Unit 7433, Box 3, Folder 1 Scrapbook II, 1934-1942, "A-N."

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Summary

Image of Washington National Cathedral. Cars are parked in a lot and construction equipment can be seen surrounding the cathedral. A smaller building is in the parking lot and a sidewalk stretches beyond the building.

Subject

Washington National Cathedral (Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

The image was taken by Ruel P. Tolman, Director of Smithsonian National Collection of Fine Arts, and is included in a scrapbook of photographs of Smithsonian staff, grounds and buildings, exhibitions, and Washington, D.C. scenes (Section C).

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Ruel P. Tolman Collection, 1909-1964, Record Unit 7433, Box 3, Folder 1 Scrapbook II, 1934-1942, "A-N."

Contact information

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

Date

August 1936

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Trees
  • Cathedrals
  • Architecture
  • Construction (Buildings)
  • Automobiles
  • Buildings

Form/Genre

  • Exterior
  • Photographic print

ID Number

SIA2011-0746

Physical description

Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White ; Size: 2.5w x 2.5h ; Type of Image: Exterior ; Medium: Photographic print

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