1876 Exhibit, Arts and Industries Building

image for 1876 Exhibit, Arts and Industries Building
Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Summary
Display of mammals including stuffed bears, mounted deer and elk heads, and smaller animals in the Arts and Industries Building. This exhibit was part of "1876: A Centennial Exhibition," a recreation of the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia. The exhibit was part of the celebration of the Bicentennial of the American Revolution.
Contained within
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 42, Folder: 6
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic
Elk
Fox
Cats
Goats
Dolphins
Taxidermy
Animals
Mammals
Exhibitions
Seals (Animals)
Bears
Deer
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Restrictions & Rights
No restrictions
Author
Unknown
Subject
Arts and Industries Building
1876: A Centennial Exhibition (Exhibition) (1976: Washington, D.C.)
Physical description
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
1977
Type
Photographic print
Exhibit
Standard number
77-3197