Smithsonian Institution Building

images for Smithsonian Institution Building
Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
There is two versions of this image in the folder: 1) copy print (82-3281) in black and white and 2) pages removed from books where the engraving was color tinted. Engraving is labeled Smithsonian "Institute."
Summary
Engraving of the Smithsonian Institution Building shows visitors approaching on foot. The view is from the northeast and trees surround the building. The architectural details are not complete or entirely correct.
Contained within
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 30, Folder: 4
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic
Museum visitors
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Restrictions
No restrictions
Author
Lossing & Barritt
Subject
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)
Physical description
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Engraving
1855
Type
Engraving
Exterior
Standard number
82-3281