North Entrance of the National Museum of Natural History

ID: 87-7886 and SIA2009-1803

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c 1911

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 79, Box 9, Folder 1

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Summary

The north entrance of the National Museum of Natural History. There is a car and a horse and carriage in foreground. Photo is taken from across what is now Constitution Avenue.

Subject

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

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

This print is reproduced in USNM Bulletin 80, Plate 6, following page 32. The originals are also in RU79, B9, F1, and are crisper copies although it appears to have been retouched. * There are many other photographs of the NMNH in this location, as well as throughout RU79, Box 9.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 79, Box 9, Folder 1

Contact information

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

Date

c 1911

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Animals
  • Horses
  • North Entrance
  • Carriages and carts
  • Automobiles
  • Natural History Building
  • Natural History Building--North Entrance

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

87-7886 and SIA2009-1803

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 7 1/4w x 8 1/4h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print

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