Construction of Museum of History & Technology

ID: 2002-32248

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1962

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 5, Folder: 6

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Photo showing the new Museum of History and Technology under construction. The southeastern side of the building, closest to the viewer in this photograph, has already been faced with marble. In the foreground excavations are underway for the East Driveway retaining wall.


  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)


Historic Images of the Smithsonian

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 5, Folder: 6

Contact information

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



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  • Museum buildings
  • Architecture
  • SI Buildings, Construction
  • New Museums


  • Photographic print
  • Architecture
  • Exterior

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Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8x10; Type of Image: Architectural; Medium: Photographic print

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