Installation Copper Sheathing to Kiosk Dome

ID: 86-4082-1

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1980s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 410 Box 3 Folder Kiosk May 1985

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Summary

Workmen installing copper sheathing to the dome of the kiosk, a small 42-foot diameter building, near the Smithsonian Institution Building. The kiosk is the entrance to the third and deepest level of the complex housing the S. Dillon Ripley International Center, classrooms, workshops, seminar rooms, and an auditorium. The Smithsonian's $73.2 million complex, which opened in June 1987, also includes the National Museum of African Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • S. Dillon Ripley International Center
  • South Yard
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Restrictions: No restrictions

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 410 Box 3 Folder Kiosk May 1985

Contact information

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

Date

1986

Topic

  • Towers
  • Kiosk
  • Construction
  • Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

86-4082-1

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print

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