S. Dillon Ripley Views Quadrangle

ID: SIA2007-0157

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1987

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7008

Usage Conditions Apply
The Smithsonian Institution Archives welcomes personal and educational use of its collections unless otherwise noted. For commercial uses, please contact photos@si.edu.
Download IIIF Manifest Request permissions Download image Print

Narrow Your Results


Filter Your Results

Smithsonian Secretaries Information

Close Browse records and papers of the Smithsonian Secretaries, from 1846 until today. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by individuals who have held that office.

Expeditions Information

Close Browse records and papers documenting scientific and collecting expeditions either affiliated with the Smithsonian, or with which Smithsonian researchers participated. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by geographic regions predominantly represented in expedition records.

Professional Societies Information

Close Browse records of professional societies closely associated with the Smithsonian, that focus on areas of scientific research and museum studies. Pre-set filters help narrow searches by major topics and disciplines.


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.


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


Alternate image number is 96-599.

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



Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions


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


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


  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid
  • Landscape

ID Number


Physical description

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

Full Record

View Full Record