Aerial view of the Castle and South Yard

ID: MAH P63361R or MAH-P63361R

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1963

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 30A, Folder: 32

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Aerial view of the Smithsonian Institution Building, the "Castle," north side, showing the South Yard, the National Air Museum building, the Freer Gallery, Joseph Henry Statue, and Department of Agriculture buildings upper right, on August 29, 1963. Traffic is on the Mall, and there is a parking lot behind the Castle.


  • Freer Gallery of Art
  • National Air and Space Museum
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • South Yard
  • United States Dept. of Agriculture Building
  • National Air Museum (U.S.)


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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 30A, Folder: 32

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



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  • Museum buildings
  • Art museums
  • Aeronautics
  • Grounds
  • Museums
  • Joseph Henry Statue
  • Statues
  • Sheds
  • Aeronautical museums


  • District of Columbia
  • Southwest
  • Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
  • United States of America
  • National Mall
  • Washington


  • Photographic print
  • Aerial

ID Number

MAH P63361R or MAH-P63361R

Physical description

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

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