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Creator:
Farrar, Richard  Search this
Subject:
Smithson, James 1765-1829  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1974
June 4, 1974
Notes:
Original film available in SIA Acc. 11-009.
Featured in the "Torch," July/August 1974.
James Smithson (c.1765-1829) left a bequest which was used to found the Smithsonian Institution. His remains were brought from Italy to the United States in 1904.
Summary:
Display case with James Smithson memorabilia and Smithsonian mace that was added during the renovation of the Smithson crypt in the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle, in 1974.
Cite as:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: July/August 1974, Image No. 74-6975
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Memorials  Search this
Smithson, James--Death and burial  Search this
Tombs  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [74-6975]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396113