Coin, Stamp and Music Exhibits in the U.S. National Museum

ID: 28078 or MAH-28078

Creator: Unknown (Thomas W. Smillie?)

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1914

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder: 9 and Record Unit 285, Box 16, Folder: 6

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Summary

The Northwest Court of the United States National Museum, now the Arts and Industries Building, showing the Coins, Medals, Philatelic, and Musical Instruments Collections. Exhibits correspond to the floor plans from 1914 to 1925, but are gone by the c. 1930 Guidebook floor plan. A pipe organ can be seen in the rear and some of the stamp collections have been pulled out from the cases.

Subject

  • Arts and Industries Building
  • United States National Museum

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 43, Folder: 9 and Record Unit 285, Box 16, Folder: 6

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1914

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Musical instruments
  • Money
  • Postage stamps
  • Coins
  • Organs
  • Exhibitions
  • National Collections
  • Northwest Court
  • Numismatics
  • Medals
  • Stamp collecting

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

28078 or MAH-28078

Physical description

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

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