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Author:
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Subject:
United States National Museum  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Natural History Building  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Interior
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1915
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
The original negative number is 12338, but that negative could not be located on file. The original photograph was re-scanned, given new negative and digital file numbers.
Summary:
Mammals are on exhibit in the Rotunda of the United States National Museum, now the National Museum of Natural History. A giraffe stands at center in front of glass cases containing mammal specimens.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 33, Folder: 29
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic:
Interiors  Search this
Rotundas  Search this
Natural history museums  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Mammals  Search this
Giraffe  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Specimens  Search this
Taxidermy  Search this
Standard number:
2004-10333 or 12338
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_5953