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

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Summary

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.

Author

Peale, Titian Ramsay

Subject

  • 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.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

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

Date

1865

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Topic

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

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Group, candid

ID Number

2002-12181

Physical description

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

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