Fénykövi Elephant, NHB Rotunda

ID: MNH-503 or MNH503

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1960s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9516

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Summary

Two visitors looking at the Fénykövi Elephant displayed in the National Museum of Natural History Building Rotunda, undated.

Subject

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 9516

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1960s

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Natural history museums
  • Taxidermy
  • Animals
  • Specimens
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Rotundas
  • Fénykövi Elephant
  • National Collections
  • Elephants
  • Museum visitors

Place

Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

MNH-503 or MNH503

Physical description

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

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