Vendors at Center Market Outside National Museum of Natural History, 1909

ID: 21931 or MAH-21931

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1909

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 79, Box 9, Folder: 6

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Summary

Vendors at the Center Market outside the gate on the north side of the National Museum of Natural History on what is now Constitution Avenue on October 12, 1909. One of the vendors is selling hot sausage for 3 cents.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • United States National Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

There are several other similar photographs of this scene in this location. Center Market was razed in 1931.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 79, Box 9, Folder: 6

Contact information

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

Date

1909

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Sausage
  • Animals
  • Vendors
  • Marketplaces
  • Horses
  • Center Market

Place

Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

21931 or MAH-21931

Physical description

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

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