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Creator:
Nielsen, Kim  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Seneca Quarry  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Seneca (Md.)
Date:
1981
May 5, 1981
Notes:
SPS No. 81-5290-25
Stones gathered for use in the construction of four stone pillars, made from the same red sandstone used for the Smithsonian Institution Building, as a setting for wrought-iron carriage gates based on the design by Castle architect James Renwick Jr. in 1849. These gates are now known as the Renwick Gates.
Cite as:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 31A, Folder 03, Image No. SIA_000095_B31A_F03_010
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B31A_F03_010]
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_403003