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The Smithsonian Institution

The Smithsonian Institution

Engraving showing people standing in groups on the lawn and sidewalks at the front entrance to the Smithsonian Institute. Title from item.

Southern gateway, Smithsonian Institution

Southern gateway, Smithsonian Institution

Published in Hints on Public Architecture by Robert Dale Oewn (1849), p. 109. Reference copy may be available in LOT 4386P. Title from item. Caption card tracings: Galleries...; PI WORKS; Gates; DC, Wash. Galle... more

Main entrance, north front, Smithsonian Institution / W. Wade del.

Main entrance, north front, Smithsonian Institution / W. Wade del.

Photographic reproduction of a lithograph showing people standing at the front entrance to the Smithsonian Institution castle. Lower left corner: W Wade, del. Published in Historic of Public Architecture by Rob... more

[Washington, D.C., view with Smithsonian in the distance]

[Washington, D.C., view with Smithsonian in the distance]

Cityscape photograph shows 14th Street and E Street, NW, vicinity in foreground with houses and industrial buildings including A. J. Joyce's Coach Factory at 412-416 14th Street, NW; workyard with building supp... more

[Electromagnetism described and illustrated (with horseshoe magnet, rod, and bell) on a page from the Annual report by the first secretary of the Smithsonian Institution]

[Electromagnetism described and illustrated (with horseshoe magnet, ro...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Annual report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution...for the year 1857. Washington : The Institution, 1858, p. 105. Published in: The tradition of te... more

Views of the interior of the Smithsonian Institution

Views of the interior of the Smithsonian Institution

Title from item. Photographed and published by Bell & Bro., 480 Penna. Avenue, Washington, D.C. Entered according to an act of Congress A. D. 1867 by F.H. Bell, in the District Court of the District of Columbia.

Smithsonian Institution

Smithsonian Institution

Title devised by Library staff.

Smithsonian Institution, Wash., D.C.

Smithsonian Institution, Wash., D.C.

Photograph shows the Smithsonian Institution building from the northeast with spectators in the driveway and seated on the grass. Photograph taken before Jan. 1865 when a major fire destroyed parts of the buil... more

Burning of the Smithsonian Institute at Washington, January 24, 1865 / sketched by Philip Wharton.

Burning of the Smithsonian Institute at Washington, January 24, 1865 /...

Wood engraving showing the Smithsonian Institution engulfed in flames. Wood engraving after Philip Wharton. Wood engraving in Harper's Weekly, Feb. 11, 1865, p. 94. Reference copy filed in LOT 4386-48. Title from item.

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C

Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

Smithsonian Institute, Washington, D.C

Smithsonian Institute, Washington, D.C

Attribution to Jackson based on Catalogue of the W.H. Jackson Views (1898). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 04417. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Plan of Smithsonian Park : [part of the Mall, Washington D.C.] /

Plan of Smithsonian Park : [part of the Mall, Washington D.C.] /

Covers the Mall between 7th and 12th streets. Also shows Smithsonian Institution buildings. Blueprint. Includes note. LC copy fold-lined, annotated in red pencil, and has round label affixed with letter "A" in ... more

Smithsonian Institution, Washington

Smithsonian Institution, Washington

Photograph showing Smithsonian Castle, Washington, D.C. Title from item. Forms part of the Detroit Publishing Company Collection.

Distribution areas for bow and arrow types in central Brazil.

Distribution areas for bow and arrow types in central Brazil.

From the Smithsonian Report, 1896. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

U.S. Smithsonian Institute grounds--big tree

U.S. Smithsonian Institute grounds--big tree

Part of a large redwood made into a house(?).

U.S. Reports: Smithsonian Institution v. Meech, 169 U.S. 398 (1898)

U.S. Reports: Smithsonian Institution v. Meech, 169 U.S. 398 (1898)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 169; October Term, 1897; Smithsonian Institution v. Meech

Washington. Smithsonian Institution

Washington. Smithsonian Institution

Copyright 1898 by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. Title on inventory list: Smithsonian Institution. Detroit Publishing Co. no. "53246". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information abo... more

U.S. Smithsonian Institute - interior view

U.S. Smithsonian Institute - interior view

Dinosaur skeleton and stuffed animals. Copyright by T.W. Ingersoll. No. 145.

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C

"158" on negative. Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016513. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Skeleton Room, National Museum, Washington, D.C.

Skeleton Room, National Museum, Washington, D.C.

Exhibition display of animal skeletons in glass cases and hanging from ceiling. 1563 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by H.C. White Co.

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C

"942-G" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016514. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

North from the Smithsonian Institution, Washington,D.C

North from the Smithsonian Institution, Washington,D.C

Includes Willard Hotel at left; Old Post Office and Clock Tower Building at right, on Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. At center, with spire, is the Sun Building (American National Bank), 1315-1317 F Street, N.W., wit... more

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C

"G 1790" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 017442. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

U.S. Reports: Smithsonian Institution v. St. John, 214 U.S. 19 (1909)

U.S. Reports: Smithsonian Institution v. St. John, 214 U.S. 19 (1909)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 214; October Term, 1908; Smithsonian Institution v. St. John, Executor of Wallace C. Andrews, Deceased

[Exhibit of early aircraft, probably at Smithsonian Institution]

[Exhibit of early aircraft, probably at Smithsonian Institution]

Airplanes are seen indoors, in hangar-like structure. No. 7832. Forms part of: National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress).

Natural History Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Natural History Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Title devised by Library staff. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp... more

Natural History Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Natural History Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Title devised by Library staff. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp... more

Natural History Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Natural History Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Title devised by Library staff. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp... more

WOOD, N.R. OF SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION. MOUNTING BIRDS

WOOD, N.R. OF SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION. MOUNTING BIRDS

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

WOOD, N.R. OF SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION. MOUNTING BIRDS

WOOD, N.R. OF SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION. MOUNTING BIRDS

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

WOOD, N.R. OF SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION. MOUNTING BIRDS

WOOD, N.R. OF SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION. MOUNTING BIRDS

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

WOOD, N.R. OF SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION. MOUNTING BIRDS

WOOD, N.R. OF SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION. MOUNTING BIRDS

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

Old Nat. Museum

Old Nat. Museum

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Statue, Jos. Henry

Statue, Jos. Henry

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Nat. Museum

Nat. Museum

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Old National Museum

Old National Museum

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

Smithsonian Institution Building. Automobile exhibit, Smithsonian Institution

Smithsonian Institution Building. Automobile exhibit, Smithsonian Inst...

Sign in image was painted on glass and was photographed from the back. Titles devised.

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building I

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building I

Item title devised. Logbook annotation: Views of the towers.

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building II

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building II

Item title devised. Logbook annotation: Views of the towers.

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building VI

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building VI

Item title devised. Logbook annotation: Views of the towers.

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Exterior of Smithsonian Institution Building

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Exterior of Smithsonian Institution...

Item title devised. Logbook annotation: Winter from the Mall.

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building in winter

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building in...

Item title devised. Logbook annotation: Winter from National Museum.

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building I

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building I

Item title devised. Logbook annotation: Views of the towers.

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building V

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building V

Item title devised. Logbook annotation: Views of the towers.

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building II

Smithsonian Institution exteriors. Smithsonian Institution Building II

Item title devised. Logbook annotation: Views of the towers.