Foucault Pendulum and the Star-Spangled Banner

ID: 93-13286-2 and SIA2008-2449

Creator: Tinsley, Jeff

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1990s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Accession 98-015, Box 2, Folder: Torch November 1993

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Summary

Image of the Center Hall of the National Museum of American History, prior to its 2008 renovation. Inside the Center Hall, a group of visitors pause for a look at two favorite attractions of the museum, the Foucault pendulum and the awe-inspiring Star-Spangled Banner.

Author

Tinsley, Jeff

Subject

  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • Star-Spangled Banner (Flag)
  • Pendulum Hall (MHT)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Accession 98-015, Box 2, Folder: Torch November 1993

Contact information

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

Date

1993

Restrictions

No restrictions

Topic

  • Artifacts
  • Earth
  • Pendulum
  • Museums
  • Exhibitions
  • Flags
  • Entrance halls
  • Rotation
  • Foucault's pendulum
  • Earth--Rotation
  • Entrance halls
  • Flags
  • Foucault's pendulum
  • Museum visitors
  • Pendulum
  • Exhibitions
  • Artifacts

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Interior

ID Number

93-13286-2 and SIA2008-2449

Physical description

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

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