Postcard for "Booming Out" Exhibit

ID: SIA2013-07846 (front) and SIA2013-07847 (back)

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Postcard

Date: 2002

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Collection 08-089, Box 1, Folder: Booming Out: Mohawk Ironworkers Build New York: 1

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Summary

Color postcard advertising the "Booming Out: Mohawk Ironworkers Build New York" exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian. Two Mohawk men are on an iron structure high up in the city. The postcard is unused, but the message side has printed information about the exhibit.

Subject

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

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

  • The photo used for the postcard has the following credit line information: "Joe Regis (Mohawk), Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City, late 1960's. Courtesy of Bethlehem Steel."
  • The National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) was created on November 18, 1989, when President George H.W. Bush signed an act allowing the transfer of the Museum of the American Indian into the Smithsonian to create NMAI.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Collection 08-089, Box 1, Folder: Booming Out: Mohawk Ironworkers Build New York: 1

Contact information

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

Date

2002

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Postcard
  • Personnel management
  • Exhibitions
  • Employees
  • Mohawk Indians

Place

New York

Form/Genre

  • Postcard
  • Paper

ID Number

SIA2013-07846 (front) and SIA2013-07847 (back)

Physical description

Number of Images: 2; Color: Color; Size: 5w x 8h; Type of Image: Postcard; Medium: Paper

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