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Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley International Center  Search this
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
South Yard  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 5w x 4h ; Type of Image: Model; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Model
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Enid A. Haupt Garden (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
c. 1979
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
For additional images of this model see SIA2011-1344, SIA2011-1345, SIA2011-1347, SIA2011-1348, SIA2011-1349.
Summary:
A photograph of the model of the Quadrangle, a complex of buildings that contain the Sackler Gallery, National Museum of African Art, S. Dillon Ripley Center, and the South Yard behind the Smithsonian Institution Building, or "Castle." Opened in 1987, the complex, with three stories underground, is covered by the Enid A. Haupt Garden . The project of building the Quadrangle was begun in 1979. This view is from the south. Photo 3 of 6.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-161, Box 5, Folder: Photographs of Quadrangle Models and Drawings
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Grounds  Search this
Landscape architecture  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Building models  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-1346
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12953