Smithsonian Institution Building, North Front

ID: MAH 11104 or MAH11104

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1860

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 30, Folder: 5

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Summary

Copy print of a watercolor on paper of the north front of the Smithsonian Institution Building, with visitors approaching on foot, horseback and in carriages, c. 1860.

Subject

Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

This is a photographic print of a watercolor. Date on back says c. 1850 which is too early for completed building.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 30, Folder: 5

Contact information

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

Date

1860

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Carriages
  • North front
  • Animals
  • Horses
  • Museums
  • Museum visitors

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

MAH 11104 or MAH11104

Physical description

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

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