Henry Family at East Door of Castle

image for Henry Family at East Door of Castle
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Original located in SIA RU95 small print file; resource: Field, Stamm & Ewing. The Castle, An Illustrated History of the Smithsonian Building (p. 32).
Secretary Joseph Henry (1846-1878) with his wife Harriet and three daughters, Caroline, Mary and Helen, standing in the east doorway to the Smithsonian Institution Building, c. 1862. Henry was the first Secretary of the Smithsonian, and he and his family resided in the east wing of the Smithsonian Institution Building.
Contained within
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 12, Folder: 3
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Unknown (Titian R. Peale?)
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878
Henry, Mary Anna 1834-1903
Henry, Harriet A. 1808-1882
Henry, Caroline 1839-1920
Henry, Helen Louisa 1836-1912
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
Restrictions & Rights
No restrictions
Standard number
SA-203 or sa-203
Physical description
Color: Black and White; Size: 7.5w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Photographic print
Group, candid