Great Hall of the Smithsonian Institution Building, 1971

ID: 72-4898

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1971

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 31 Folder 35

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Summary

The Great Hall of the Smithsonian Institution Building in 1971. The hall at this time was beginning to be used to provide information on the events and exhibitions at the Smithsonian. For the 125th Anniversary of the Smithsonian each museum was represented by a case of objects and a display, as seen in this picture.

Subject

Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

source: Field, Stamm & Ewing. THE CASTLE, AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE SMITHSONIAN BUILDING (p. 68)

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 31 Folder 35

Contact information

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

Date

1971

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Smithsonian Institution Building
  • Exhibitions
  • Great Hall
  • Main Hall
  • Smithsonian Institution Building--Main Hall
  • Smithsonian Institution Building--Great Hall

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Interior

ID Number

72-4898

Physical description

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

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