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Philadelphia Centennial Bird Exhibit

Description: Bird exhibit at the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia in the United States Government Building shows duck specimens in case. Flags hang from the ceiling above the exhibit case. The Smithsonian coordinated all of the U.S. Government exhibits and prepared a display on its activities and collections for the exposition.


Creator/Photographer: Unidentified photographer


Medium: Black and white photographic print


Dimensions: 8 in x 10 in


Date: 1876


Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives


Accession number: 72-2377

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Taken on May 23, 2008