Quad Construction

images for Quad Construction
Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Featured in TORCH, May 1985.
Summary
Looking from the Independence Avenue side of the Quad construction. The floor will eventually be the roof of a 10,000 square foot, two-story high exhibit gallery. Photo shows Freer Gallery of Art, Smithsonian Institution Building and Arts and Industries Building in background and was taken with wide-angle lens that has made an interesting distortion.
Contained within
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 4, Folder: May 1985
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic
Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex
Construction
Museum buildings
Underground construction
Cranes, derricks, etc
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Restrictions
No restrictions
Author
Tinsley, Jeff
Subject
Freer Gallery of Art
Arts and Industries Building
South Yard
S. Dillon Ripley International Center
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
Physical description
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Landscape; Medium: Photographic print
1985
Type
Photographic print
Landscape
Standard number
85-6242-28 or SIA85-6242-28