Visitors in Front of the U. S. National Museum at the Turn of Century

ID: 2002-10677

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1900

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 8

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Summary

At the turn of the century, visitors are entering and leaving the United States National Museum Building, now Arts and Industries Building, via the North Entrance. The entrance has glass doors, which dates it to before the Hornblower and Marshall designed doors installed between 1902-1907.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Arts and Industries Building
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • Arts and Industries Building North Entrance

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

  • The original negative number is 5787, but that negative is lost.
  • For additional views, see Neg. #s 2002-10624 and 2002-10640.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 32, Folder: 8

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1900

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Women
  • Clothing and dress
  • Museums
  • Children
  • African Americans
  • Museum visitors

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

2002-10677

Physical description

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

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