William Henry Holmes and Art Museum Staff, 1929

ID: MAH 18052-A or MAH18052A

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1929

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 311, Box 35, Folder: 4

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National Gallery of Art, now the National Museum of American Art, staff views the Ranger Exhibit in the Natural History Building, December 10, 1929. Standing behind wooden bench, foreground, is William Henry Holmes, Director, and Louise A. Rosenbusch, Recorder. Helen H. Hogan, clerk, is seated and Glenn L. Martin, Gallery attendant, sits at desk, far right.


  • Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933
  • National Collection of Fine Arts
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian
  • Smithsonian Gallery of Art
  • Natural History Building


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On the original print part of Holmes's missing leg has been colored in, the negative is unaltered. Folder 4 has other photos of this event and photos of Ranger art exhibit.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 311, Box 35, Folder: 4

Contact information

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



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  • Women
  • Art
  • Art museums
  • Rosenbusch, Louise A
  • Employees
  • People with disabilities
  • Museums
  • History
  • Ranger Exhibit
  • Martin, Glenn J
  • Personnel management
  • Exhibitions
  • Hogan, Helen H
  • African Americans
  • Disability
  • Women--History
  • Art--History
  • Art museum curators
  • Museums and people with disabilities
  • Art--Exhibitions
  • Art objects
  • Disabilities


  • Photographic print
  • Group

ID Number

MAH 18052-A or MAH18052A

Physical description

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

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