Natural History Building Cornerstone Laid

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Summary

The cornerstone for the Natural History Building is laid by Secretary Charles Doolittle Walcott.

Subject

  • Walcott, Charles D (Charles Doolittle) 1850-1927
  • Natural History Building

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Oehser, Paul H. The Smithsonian Institution. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1970, p. 191.

Contact information

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

Date

October 15, 1906

Topic

  • Architecture
  • Secretaries
  • Buildings
  • Building

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