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Center Market on North Side of Natural History Building

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Unknown National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) United States National Museum


Historic Images of the SmithsonianCenter Market was razed in 1931.The Center Market, on B Street, now Constitution Avenue, north of the new United States National Museum Building, now the National Museum of Natural History. Boxes containing produce are on the brick paved sidewalk next to the wrought iron fence of the Museum and empty barrels are scattered around. A horse drawn wagon, shoppers and vendors are in the background. The marketplace was removed soon after.Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 33, Folder: 16Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,
Color: Black And White; Size: 10w X 8h; Type Of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic Print
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