Who Invented the Environment?

September 11, 1998 – September 27, 1999

National Museum of American History
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

1st Floor, West Wing, Lemelson Center cases Floor Plan

Compare society's ideal of nature and the reality measured by the scientific instruments in these 2 small cases. Objects include the photograph "Yosemite Valley" by Ansel Adams, an Earth Day 20th Anniversary poster signed by Peter Max, scientific instruments, a "Can I Breathe the Air?" kit manual, and various meteorological instruments.