Wonderful old photos show behind-the-scenes magic at the American Museum of Natural History
posted Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 10:02 PM EDT
Ever wonder who attached the giant Blue Whale to the ceiling of the American Museum of Natural History in New York City? Well, the museum has put a fantastic photo archive online so you can see all the behind-the-scenes magic from its early days.
Along with a shot of the Blue Whale from 1969, we've posted a few of our favorite black-and-white images with their original captions from the archive below. If those pique your interest , check out the full online archive, titled "Picturing the Museum: Education and Exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History" here.
(Via Boing Boing)