Bedroom of Henry Apartments, Smithsonian Institution Building

ID: 1238 or MAH-1238

Creator: Smillie, T. W (Thomas William) 1843-1917

Form/Genre: Stereoscopic view

Date: c. 1878

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 31A, Folder: 18

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Summary

A second bedroom of the Henry apartments in the Smithsonian Institution Building, "Castle" was in the southwest corner of the East Wing. The first Secretary of the Smithsonian Joseph Henry (1846-1878) and his family lived in the Smithsonian Institution Building.

Subject

  • Henry, Joseph 1797-1878
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • Smithsonian Institution Building Henry Apartments
  • Smithsonian Institution Building East Wing

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Also negative #46638-D; Published in "The Castle: An Illustrated History of the Smithsonian Building" by Cynthia R. Field, Richard E. Stamm, and Heather P. Ewing, p. 33.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 31A, Folder: 18

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1878

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Furnishings
  • House furnishings

Form/Genre

  • Stereoscopic view
  • Interior

ID Number

1238 or MAH-1238

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 7h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Stereo view

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