Water Transportation Exhibit in U. S. National Museum

ID: SIA2010-2757 or 18996 or ai-18996

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1890s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 18, Folder: 2

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Summary

Exhibit cases in the Water Transportation Hall, also known as "Boat Hall" in the Northeast Range of the United Sttes National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building, in the late 19th century. On the wall can be seen models of boats, nautical pictures and above them canoes.

Subject

  • Arts and Industries Building
  • United States National Museum
  • United States National Museum North-East Range
  • National Collections
  • Water Transportation Hall (A&I)
  • Boat Hall
  • Arts and Industries Building Northeast Range

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

See Neg. #s 2964, 14776, 18997, 18999, 19002, 31357, 32493-C, SIA2007-0129 and SIA2009-0435 (and 2598) for other views of the Hall over time.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 18, Folder: 2

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1890s

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Artifacts
  • Boats and boating
  • Models (representations)
  • Transportation
  • Exhibit cases
  • Exhibitions
  • Canoes and canoeing
  • Naval Architecture
  • Models and modelmaking
  • Ships

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

SIA2010-2757 or 18996 or ai-18996

Physical description

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

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