Engraving of the Rotunda in the United States National Museum

image for Engraving of the Rotunda in the United States National Museum
Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
From "A Handbook to the National Museum under the direction of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington." New York: Brentano Brothers, 1886, page 20.
Summary
Illustration (Fig. 6) in "A Handbook to the National Museum under the direction of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington" of the Rotunda of the United States National Museum (Arts and Industries Building) with visitors walking and sitting among Native American displays, the fountain and living plants.
Contained within
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Information File, Box: SI Guide Books 1883-1890, Folder: Smithsonian Guide Book 1886 (Brentano Brothers)
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic
Indians of North America
Museum visitors
Visitor's Guide
Exhibitions
Museum buildings
Botany
Plants
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Restrictions & Rights
No restrictions
Author
Unknown
Subject
United States National Museum
Arts and Industries Building
Arts and Industries Building Rotunda
Physical description
Color: Black and White; Size: 4w x 6h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Interior; Medium: Engraving
1886
Type
Engraving
Interior
Exhibit
Standard number
95-20346