Smithsonian Institution Building from Mall

ID: 72-1968

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1870

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 25, Folder: 2

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Summary

Smithsonian Institution Building from the northeast, with trees and tall grass along the Mall. The photograph shows the Flag Tower, the North Tower, the Campanile and the East Wing and was taken after the fire of 1865.

Subject

  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
  • Smithsonian Institution Building East Wing
  • Smithsonian Institution Building North Towers
  • Campanile Tower
  • Smithsonian Institution Building Flag Tower

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Similar picture but of just the North and Flag Towers: 72-1970. From Photographs: Colorado, California, Yellowstone, etc., Landscape Album, Volume 4, Smithsonian Institution Libraries.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 25, 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. 1870

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

North front

Place

Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exterior

ID Number

72-1968

Physical description

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

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