Library Enlarged in Castle
Alterations to the library located in the West Wing of the Smithsonian Institution Building, to increase the space for books, is completed. Stairs in the small West Tower provide access to a balcony.
Chronology of Smithsonian History
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
January 19, 1858