Magic Medicine Exhibit A&I Building

ID: 30796-E or MAH-30796E

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1925

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder: 2

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Summary

The History of Medicine, Magic Medicine Exhibit on the balcony of the Southeast Court around 1924; it appears on the floor plan of the 1925 Guidebook and remains there through 1965. Image shows various herbs, amulets and other artifacts.

Subject

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

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder: 2

Contact information

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

Date

1925

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Medicine
  • Herbs
  • Artifacts
  • Balconies
  • Magic
  • Exhibitions
  • History of medicine
  • National Collections
  • Medical sciences

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

30796-E or MAH-30796E

Physical description

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

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