Early Automobiles

ID: SIA2010-3080 or MAH-18493 or 41344

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: April, 1930

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 549, Box 2, Folder: Old Exhibits A&I

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Summary

Part of the early automobiles collection in the United States National Museum, now the Arts and Industries Building. Cars are lined up, facing the exhibit hall, and bicycles can be seen hanging from the wall. The iron railings of second floor balconies are shown.

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • Arts and Industries Building

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

SIA2010-3080, also called 41344, are both prints of of the glass plate negative MAH-18493.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 549, Box 2, Folder: Old Exhibits A&I

Contact information

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

Date

April, 1930

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Balconies
  • Transportation
  • Exhibitions
  • Automobiles
  • Galleries

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Object
  • Exhibit

ID Number

SIA2010-3080 or MAH-18493 or 41344

Physical description

  • Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Object; Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
  • Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Object; Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print SIA2010-3080 or 41344
  • Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Object; Exhibit; Medium: Glass Negative MAH-18493

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