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United States National Museum, Washington, D.C., circa 1930-1945

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Alternate title:M514:- New National Museum, Washington, D.C.
Summary:The United States National Museum on the Mall in Washington, D.C., circa 1930-1945. Caption reads: "THE NATIONAL MUSEUM contains the Government collections, comprising millions of objects of scientific and artistic interest, collected from all quarters of the globe." The building, which was completed in 1911, now houses the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Postcard number: 40824.
Provider:B.S. Reynolds Co.
Printing place:North America
United States of America
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States
Place of origin – Region:District of Columbia
Place of origin – Settlement:Washington
Temporal subject: 1921-1930
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:District of Columbia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Washington
Topical subjects:Government facilities
Galleries & museums
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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