Horses for the New Carousel on the Mall

ID: 81-3243-10

Creator: Ploskonka, Jeffrey

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1981

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 3

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Summary

A close up of the horses from the Baltimore's Gwynn Oak Park carousel which replaced the old Smithsonian carousel on the Mall in April 1981. The horses were built by the Allan Herschell Company of New York in 1947.

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in TORCH, April 1981

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 371 Box 3

Contact information

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

Date

1981

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Topic

  • Merry-go-round
  • Renovations

Place

Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Object

ID Number

81-3243-10

Physical description

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

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