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Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
A diorama of Andrew Ellicott and his assistant Benjamin Banneker taking a break from surveying the boundaries of Washington, D.C., in "Laying out the Nation's Capital" in the Hall of Physical Sciences. To the left of the diorama is an exhibit of various instruments used. The exhibit opened in March 1966 in the National Museum of History and Technology, now the National Museum of American History.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 45, Folder: 13