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Author:
Jackson, William Henry 1843-1942  Search this
Subject:
Jackson, William Henry 1843-1942  Search this
Old Executive Office Building  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 8 1/2 w x 7 1/2 h; Type of Image: Panoramic photography;Landscape; Aerial; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Aerial
Landscape
Panoramic photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Ellipse, The (Washington, D.C.)
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
c. 1886
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
Second in a series of four panoramic photographs of Washington, D.C., west to east and from left to right. See Neg. #s 61686-A, 61686-C, 61686-D.
Summary:
Second in a series of four panoramic photographs of Washington, D.C., moving from left to right, taken from a tower in the Smithsonian Institution Building. The Mall is in the foreground covered with trees with the buildings of the City of Washington beyond. On the left is the Ellipse just beyond the trees and the large building behind it is the State, War and Navy Building, now known as the Old Executive Office Building.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 67, Folder: 10
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Aerial photographs  Search this
Buildings--Washington, D.C  Search this
Parks  Search this
Photography, Panoramic  Search this
Street photography  Search this
Aerial views  Search this
Buildings, structures, etc  Search this
Standard number:
61686-B or MAH-61686B
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11648