Library, Lower Main Hall, Smithsonian Institution Building

images for Library, Lower Main Hall, Smithsonian Institution Building
Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
source: Field, Stamm & Ewing. THE CASTLE, AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE SMITHSONIAN BUILDING (p. 64)
Summary
The Library at the east end of Lower Main Hall, now called the Great Hall, of the Smithsonian Institution Building (SIB) also known as the "Castle." There is a woman reshelving (or retrieving) a book in the center of the photograph.
Contained within
Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95, Box 31, Folder: 38 and Record Unit 95, Box 37A, Folder: 10
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic
Smithsonian Institution Building--Great Hall
Libraries
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Restrictions
No restrictions
Author
Unknown
Subject
Smithsonian Institution Building Lower Main Hall
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
Smithsonian Institution Libraries (SIL)
Physical description
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Photographic print
1914
Type
Photographic print
Interior
Standard number
60591 or MAH-60591 or 521880