East Wing of NHB Near Completion, 1962

ID: MNH 812 or MNH812

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1962

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 33, Folder: 19

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Summary

View of the new East Wing of the Natural History Building nearing completion, February 2, 1962. In the background the Arts and Industries Building, the Smithsonian Institution Building, and the Department of Education building under construction are visible.

Subject

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • Natural History Building
  • Arts and Industries Building
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 33, Folder: 19

Contact information

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

Date

1962

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Construction
  • Cranes, derricks, etc
  • Architecture
  • Natural History Building
  • Construction workers
  • Natural History Building--East Wing

Place

Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Architecture

ID Number

MNH 812 or MNH812

Physical description

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

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