Color: Cyano type; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print
October 9, 1905
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
There are several similar photos at this location. There is another shot that is very close to this, but the view is northwest, #17727. This negative number may be incorrect.
Construction of the exterior wall of the U.S. National Museum Building, now known as the National Museum of Natural History, looking south on October 9, 1905. The first story of windows are in place and workers are working on an arch over one of them.
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 79, Box 9, Folder: 5