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North Front of the Museum of History and Technology

Creator:
Unknown
Title:
North Front of the Museum of History and Technology
Creator:
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Date:
1961
Notes:
See USNM Report 1960?
Summary:
Rendering of the north front of the Museum of History and Technology (MHT), now the National Museum of American History (NMAH), photographed from a colored drawing made by Elliot Glushak in 1961. The building was designed by the architectural firm McKim, Mead, and White and their successor firm, Steinman, Cain, and White. The museum opened to the public on January 23, 1964. The Washington Monument is drawn on the right.
Contained in:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 34, Folder: 16
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Topics:
SI Buildings, Architectural drawing, Architecture, Construction, Steinman, Cain, and White, Gulshak, Elliot, Architecture--Design and plans, Museum buildings, Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
Subjects:
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.), National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH), McKim, Mead & White, American History Building North front
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Form/Genre:
Photographic print, Architecture
Local Number:
P6477 or MAH-P6477
Physical Description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Architectural; Medium: Photographic print
Full Record:
http://siris-sihistory.si.edu/ipac20/ipac.jsp?&profile=sicall&source=~!sichronology&uri=full=3100001~!9256~!0#focus
North Front of the Museum of History and Technology

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