Dedication of Henry Statue

ID: 10733 or MAH-10733

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1883

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 56, Folder: 3

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Summary

The dedication ceremony of the Joseph Henry statue with a large number of people gathered around the statue on the Mall with the skyline of Washington, D.C., in the background, 1883. The photograph was taken from one of the towers in the Smithsonian Institution Building.

Author

Unknown

Subject

Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 56, Folder: 3

Contact information

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

Date

1883

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Event
  • Dedications (Ceremony)
  • Museums
  • Statues
  • Joseph Henry Statue
  • Museum visitors

Place

Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Event

ID Number

10733 or MAH-10733

Physical description

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

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