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Apollo 11 command module Columbia
Credit: Photo by Eric Long, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
“Cutting Squash (Leah Chase)” by Gustave Blache III, 2010, oil on panel, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the artist in honor of Mr. Richard C. Colton Jr. Copyright Gustave Blache III
David Levinthal, Untitled from the series Wild West, 1989, instant color print, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of an anonymous donor, 2018.3.190, © 1989, David Levinthal
The real Smokey Bear in his exhibit at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo.
Photo: Jessie Cohen/Smithsonian’s National Zoo
I.M. Pei by Yousuf Karsh, 1979, Gelatin silver print, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Estrellita Karsh in memory of Yousuf Karsh. Copyright Estate of Yousuf Karsh
In its new pose devouring a Triceratops, the Nation’s T. rex will be the centerpiece of “The David H. Koch Hall of Fossils—Deep Time,” a 31,000-square-foot dinosaur and fossil hall opening June 8 at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History.
Credit: Smithsonian Institution
Credit: “Marian Anderson” by Beauford Delaney, oil on canvas, 1965. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, J. Harwood and Louise B. Cochrane Fund for American Art; Photo by Travis Fullerton ©Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Estate of Beauford Delaney, by permission of Derek L. Spratley, Esquire, Court Appointed Administrator
Life Underground exhibit outside of the National Museum of American History
"Mushroom" by Foon Sham
Image courtesy of the Smithsonian
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