Repairing the Smithsonian Institution Building Tower

ID: 15103-B or MAH-15103B

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1930s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 25, Folder: 1

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Summary

Workmen on scaffolding repair the Northwest Tower of the Smithsonian Institution Building. The National Mall and the Washington Monument are visible in the background.

Author

Unknown

Subject

Smithsonian Institution Building Towers

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 25, Folder: 1

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1930s

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Towers
  • Architecture
  • Scaffolding
  • Workmen
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Personnel management
  • Repair and reconstruction
  • Roofs
  • Employees
  • Buildings--Repair and reconstruction
  • Smithsonian Institution--Employees
  • Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)

Place

  • Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.)
  • Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

15103-B or MAH-15103B

Physical description

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

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