Public Health Exhibit in A&I Building

ID: 19952 or MAH-19952

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1925

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder: 2

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Summary

The Public Health Exhibit is installed in the balcony of the southeast court around 1924; it appears on the floorplan of the 1925 Guidebook and remains there through 1965. The closest exhibit panel reads "The exhibits of this gallery are to teach that Public Health can be purchased with money. Personal health can be obtained with knowledge. "Look Carefully! Think! Remember!"

Subject

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

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

See USNM Guidebook of 1925.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder: 2

Contact information

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

Date

1925

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Balconies
  • Health
  • Exhibitions
  • Interiors
  • Public Health Exhibit
  • National Collections

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

19952 or MAH-19952

Physical description

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

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