S. Dillon Ripley Views Quadrangle

ID: 96-599 and SIA2007-0157

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1987

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7008

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Summary

Smithsonian Secretary S. Dillon Ripley sitting on roof of building across from South Yard. Aerial view of Quadrangle shows Smithsonian Institution Building (SIB) or Castle, Enid A. Haupt Garden, National Museum of African Art (NMAfA) and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (AMSG). The National Mall and National Museum of Natural History can be seen behind the Castle in the distance.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Ripley, Sidney Dillon 1913-
  • National Museum of African Art (U.S.)
  • Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7008

Contact information

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

Date

1987

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Secretaries
  • Gardens
  • Museum buildings
  • Grounds
  • Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex
  • Landscapes
  • Gardens, Victorian

Place

  • Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
  • Enid A. Haupt Garden (Washington, D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid
  • Landscape

ID Number

96-599 and SIA2007-0157

Physical description

Color: Color; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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