History of Medicine Exhibit in National Museum

ID: 30796-A or MAH-30796A

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1924

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder: 2

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Summary

The History of Medicine Exhibit on the balcony of the Southeast Court of the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building, around 1924. It appears on the floor plan of the 1925 Guidebook and remains there through 1965. Above the balcony an early airplane is hanging, and portraits are hung along the wall.

Subject

  • Arts and Industries Building
  • United States National Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder: 2

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1924

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Medicine
  • Artifacts
  • Airplanes
  • Health
  • Balconies
  • Aeronautics
  • Exhibitions
  • Portraits
  • History of medicine
  • Public Health Exhibit
  • National Collections
  • Medical sciences

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

30796-A or MAH-30796A

Physical description

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

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