Museums, Display venues

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Peale's New York Museum
Watercolor of Peale's New York Museum.

Lyceum, New Orleans.
Location of George Gliddon's final mummy unwrappings. The Lyceum was located on the second floor of the City Hall for the Second District. Later known as Gallier Hall.

Scudder's Museum.
Blue tranfer printed Staffordshire pottery with images of Scudder's Museum. Djedkhonsuiuesankh (Mummy) was exhibited here.

Peale's Museum (The Arcade, Baltimore)
View of Ruben Peale's Baltimore museum.

Franklin Building, Salem, Mass.
Djedkhonsuiuesankh (Mummy) was exhibited here. It burned in 1860.

Scudder's American Museum.
Scudder's American Museum. Djedkhonsuiuesankh (Mummy) was exhibited here.

Congress Springs.
View of the Spring House.

Barnum's American Museum,
View of Broadway showing Barnum's American Museum.

Castle Garden.
View of Castle Garden, where the autopsy of Lee's mummy was carried out.

Cumberland Mills, Westbrook, Maine.
Mummy rags were stored here and shipped to S.D. Warren Company's other mills in Maine.

Modern view of the dam,falls and mill buildings on the Presumpscott River in Westbrook, Maine.
View of the falls, dam and remaining mill buildings of the S.D. Warren Company, that made paper from mummy wrappings in Westbrook, Maine.

The Boston Museum.
Exterior view of the Boston Museum, owned by Moses Kimball.

Admission tokens for Peale's New York museum
Admission tokens for Peale's Museum, New York.

Wyman's Hall.
View of Wyman's Museum where two of the mummies from the Mormons were exhibited.

View of Tremont Street, Boston, in the 1850's, showing Tremont Temple.
View of Tremont Street, showing Tremont Temple and other buildings.

Ruins of Wood's Museum and the Globe theater.
Half of a stereograph view of the ruins after the Great Fire of 1871.

Masonic Temple (Philadelphia).
View of the Masonic Temple where Michael Chandler exhibited his mummies.

View of the interior of the Pacific Museum of Anatomy.
Interior view of the Pacific Museum on Anatomy showing the different types of display, including mummies.

Grand staircase of the Boston Museum and Gallery of Fine Arts.
View of the interior of the Boston Museum and Gallery of Fine Arts.

The New-England Museum
The New-England Museum (Boston, Mass)
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