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Sambucus racemosa L.

NMNH - Botany Dept.

Sambucus racemosa L.

NMNH - Botany Dept.

Egyptian Tanis Stone

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Also known as 1073.

See also Record Unit 95, Box 79.

Tanis Stone - Part Of Cast & Mold [Relief]. Ancient Eqyptian. A13536-0.

Terra Cotta Pulpit in Castle

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Terra cotta pulpit by Henry Doulton & Co. of Lambeth, England, on display in Ceramic Hall in the west wing of the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle.

Empty Storage Cases

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Also known as RU95_Box76_079 [SPI_2136] and 2587.

See also Record Unit 95, Box 76.

Empty storage cases in the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building.

Fisheries Exhibit in the U.S. National Museum

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Also known as 2002-11551 and 2599.

See also Record Unit 95, Box 42, Folder 18.

Fisheries exhibit in the northeast range of the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building, with female attendant seated in the center. The wood floors in the building were replaced between 1895 and 1905.

Demonstration of "Life in the Holy Land" by the Arbeely Family of Syria

Smithsonian Institution Archives
The Arbeely family are thought to be the first Syrian immigrant family in the United States. They travelled extensively across the U.S. reenacting scenes from their homeland while dressed in native costume.

Brothers Habeeb Arbeely and Nageeb Arbeely demonstrate weapons fighting with swords and shields.

Unidentified Rodent

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Also known as 2777.

See also Record Unit 95, Box 49, Folder 22A.

Unidentified rodent in wooden case with unidentified United States National Museum staff member at right.

Ethnology Exhibit

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Also known as 2956.

See also Record Unit 95, Box 42, Folder 25.

Exhibit case containing feather specimens in the Lecture Room in the West North Range of the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building, with the George Catlin gallery of Indian paintings visible in the background.

Potted Agave in USNM Rotunda

Smithsonian Institution Archives
One of a series of plants given to the USNM by W.R. Smith of the U.S. Botanical Gardens for the purpose of growing in the rotunda of the Museum. The agave species did not thrive, as documented in a series of photographs taken between April and May of 1885, but did bloom during the summer. The living plants were cared for by A.L. Schott, assistant in the Department of Recent Plants.

Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution for the Year 1885, pt. II, p. 135-136.

Potted agave plant in the United States National Museum (USNM), now known as the Arts and Industries Building.

Taxidermy Mount of Cougar

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Taxidermy mount of cougar, or puma, for display in the United States National Museum.

Lorillard Collection Cast

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Casts made in Mexico by archaeologist and explorer Claude-Joseph Desire Charnay with funding from Pierre Lorillard IV.

Cast from the Lorillard collection of antiquities from Central America featuring casts of wall sculptures and picture writing.

Partial Crab Specimen

Smithsonian Institution Archives

American Buffaloes Exhibit

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Group of Bison or American Buffaloes, Bison Americanus (Gmelin), collected and mounted by William Temple Hornaday, 1886-87. Exhibit case featured in the Mammal exhibit in the South Hall of the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building. See MNH-5469 for photograph of original scene.

Ethnology Exhibit

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Also known as 4483.

See also Record Unit 95, Box 42, Folder 25.

Exhibit case containing buffalo hides and snowshoes from "Indians in Canada" in the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building.

Group Portrait of Dakota Delegation

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Photographed in the Lecture Room in the West North Range of the United States National Museum, now known as the Arts and Industries Building.

United States Fish Commission Steamer "Albatross" Circumnavigation of South America, 1888

Smithsonian Institution Archives
For description of expedition, see: Townsend, Charles H. "A Naturalist in the Straits of Magellan." The Popular Science Monthly, vol. 77, 1910.

United States Fish Commission Steamer "Albatross" Circumnavigation of South America, 1888

Smithsonian Institution Archives
For description of expedition, see: Townsend, Charles H. "A Naturalist in the Straits of Magellan." The Popular Science Monthly, vol. 77, 1910.

View of coast from ship.

Muntingia calabura L.

NMNH - Botany Dept.

Tovaria pendula Ruiz & Pav.

NMNH - Botany Dept.

Eupatorium sp.

NMNH - Botany Dept.

Aphelandra sp.

NMNH - Botany Dept.

Justicia cf. soliana Standl.

NMNH - Botany Dept.
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