Archives Center Photoprint Collection

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0496
Creators:
Archives Center, NMAH, SI.
Dates:
circa 1870-1880
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
8 Items
1 box
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
This artificial collection is the repository for miscellaneous photoprints transferred from other Smithsonian units: see series records.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Divided into 2 series (new series to be added as needed: (1) Philadelphia Centennial; (2) sightseeing bus.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
This collection has been designated as a repository for miscellaneous photographic prints transferred from Smithsonian curatorial divisions, other offices, and outside donors. The first items (Series 1) were transferred to the Archives Center by Deborah J. Warner, Curator, Division of Physical Sciences, NMAH, November 9, 1992: she reported that these items were found in her collections, source unknown. The second acquisition (Series 2) is a gift from Alberta Young. Series 3 was found in the collections, Archives Center.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by David Haberstich and Craig Orr, 1999
Author
David E. Haberstich and Craig A. Orr
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Found in collections in the Division of Physical Sciences, National Museum of American History.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Tourist trade -- 1900-1910 -- Washington (D.C.) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Buses Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Exhibitions -- 1870-1880 -- Philadelphia Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sightseeing business -- 1900-1910 -- Washington (D.C.) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- 1850-1900 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives