Star-Spangled Banner in A&I

image for Star-Spangled Banner in A&I
Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
USNM R 1908, p. 14; USNM R. 1914, p. 18
Summary
Exhibit of the Star-Spangled Banner, acquired on loan in 1907, and exhibited in the middle of the west wall of the North Hall in the Arts and Industries Building beginning in 1914. Photo dates to after 1927, when the Spirit of St. Louis, a corner of which is visible in upper right, was hung in the North Hall. Military regalia is exhibited in cases in the foreground.
Contained within
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 285, Box 18, Folder: 3
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic
Interiors
Arts and Industries Building--North Hall
National Collections
Museum visitors
Flags
Exhibitions
Airplanes
Military paraphernalia
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Restrictions & Rights
No restrictions
Author
Unknown
Subject
United States National Museum
Arts and Industries Building
Star-Spangled Banner (Flag)
Spirit of St. Louis (Airplane)
Physical description
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
1928
Type
Photographic print
Exhibit
Standard number
SIA2010-2708 or 11115 or MAH-11115