Postcard with a Panoramic View of Washington

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Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Summary
Color postcard with a panoramic view of Washington, D.C., looking east from the Washington Monument. The front of the postcard has a white border. The postcard is unused, but the message side has a printed note about the image: "In this view looking east from the Washington Monument may be seen the Smithsonian Institution, New National Museum [National Museum of Natural History Building], Union Station, Senate Office Building, U.S. Capitol, Library of Congress and House Office Building."
Contained within
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 67, Folder: 12
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
c. 1915-1930
Standard number
SIA2013-06681 (front) and SIA2013-06682 (back)
Author
B.S. Reynolds Co. Washington, DC
Subject
Library of Congress
Union Station
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
Cannon House Office Building (Washington, D.C.)
Richard B. Russell Senate Office Building
Natural History Building
Topic
Postcard
Buildings
Museum buildings
Architecture--Washington (D.C.)
Aerial views
Place
Washington (D.C.)
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
Physical description
Number of Images: 2; Color: Color; Size: 5.5w x 3.5h; Type of Image: Postcard; Medium: Paper
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Restrictions & Rights
No restrictions
Type
Postcard
Paper