Henry Family on the Smithsonian Grounds

ID: 2002-12181

Creator: Peale, Titian Ramsay

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1865

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 12, Folder: 3

Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact photos@si.edu.
Download IIIF Manifest Request permissions Download image Print

Narrow Your Results


Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.


Joseph Henry, first Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution (1846-1878), and his wife, Harriet Alexander Henry, and their daughters Caroline, Helen Louisa and Mary Anna, who are holding croquet mallets, seated on the grounds of the Smithsonian Institution Building.


  • Henry, Harriet A. 1808-1882
  • Henry, Joseph 1797-1878
  • Henry, Mary Anna 1834-1903
  • Henry, Caroline 1839-1920
  • Henry, Helen Louisa 1836-1912
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


Original negative number is 75629 or 75079, but that negative has been lost. Original located in SIA RU95 small print file.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 12, Folder: 3

Contact information

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



Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions


  • Women
  • Secretaries
  • Grounds
  • History
  • Sports
  • Sports History
  • Women--History


  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number


Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 5.25w x 5.75h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

Full Record

View Full Record