Arts and Industries Exhibits, China & Airplanes

ID: SIA2010-2733 or 37562 or MAH-37562

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1920s - 1930s

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 16, Folder: 5

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Interior view of the Arts and Industries Building showing the porcelain exhibits in cases on the floor and gallery, and two airplanes hang from the ceiling. Portraits line the wall above the exhibit cases on the right side of the picture. Exhibit cases of postage stamps are at the back of the hall. Photograph was probably taken in the 1920s or 1930s.


  • Arts and Industries Building
  • National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)
  • United States National Museum


Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 16, Folder: 5

Contact information

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


1920s - 1930s

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions


  • Artifacts
  • Airplanes
  • Art
  • Postage stamps
  • Balconies
  • Aeronautics
  • Exhibitions
  • Portraits
  • Ceramics
  • National Collections
  • Galleries
  • Art objects


  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

SIA2010-2733 or 37562 or MAH-37562

Physical description

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

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