Model of Museum of History and Technology

ID: MAH X1439

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1958

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 2, Folder: 1

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Model of the proposed Museum of History and Technology, now the National Museum of American History, designed by the firm McKim, Mead and White (and the successor firm Steinmann, Cain, and White). Photo shows the south or National Mall facade of the building.


  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
  • McKim, Mead & White


Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 2, Folder: 1

Contact information

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


c. 1958

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  • Museum buildings
  • Models (representations)
  • New Museums
  • SI Buildings
  • Models
  • Models and modelmaking


  • Photographic print
  • Model

ID Number

MAH X1439

Physical description

Color: Color; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Model; Medium: Photographic print

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