Frank Taylor with Chinese War Chariots

ID: 83-2075

Creator: Underwood and Underwood, Washington

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1927

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95, Box 22A, Folder: 52

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Summary

Frank A. Taylor examining two models of ancient Chinese war chariots, made in Peking, China from fragments which were dated to about 500 B.C. Taylor began his career in 1922 as a Laboratory Apprentice in the Division of Mechanical Technology in the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building.

Subject

Taylor, Frank A (Frank Augustus) 1903-2007

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95, Box 22A, Folder: 52

Contact information

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

Date

1927

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Military paraphernalia
  • Military collection
  • Models (representations)
  • Transportation
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Employees
  • Chinese war chariots
  • Military
  • Models and modelmaking
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • Military history

Place

China

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

ID Number

83-2075

Physical description

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

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