Demolition of National Air Museum, by Neufeld, Harry B, 1976, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, Demolition of thetemporary metal building containing the National Air [and Space] Museum, in the South Yard in preparation for the building of the Victorian Garden, December 1975 - January 1976. This picture was taken January 9, 1976 looking across Independence Avenue. The Smithsonian Institution Building and the Arts and Industries Building can be seen in the background..