Philadelphia Centennial, Steel Manufacture

ID: 72-2382

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1876

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 26

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Summary

Case illustrating the Manufacture of Crucible Steel at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia. Other exhibits are visible in the background. The Smithsonian coordinated all of the U.S. Government exhibits and prepared a display on its activities and collections for the exhibition.

Subject

Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

"To accompany Professor Baird's Report on the Smithsonian Institution Participation"

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 26

Contact information

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

Date

1876

Restrictions & Rights

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Topic

  • Manufacturing industries
  • Artifacts
  • History of Technology
  • Exhibitions
  • Steel
  • Expositions
  • Manufacturing
  • Exhibitions--Philadelphia (Pa.)

Place

Philadelphia (Pa.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

72-2382

Physical description

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

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