Guide to the Mechanical and Civil Engineering Stereograph Cards
NMAH.AC.1090

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1090
Creators:
Vogel, Robert M.
Dates:
ca. 1867-ca. 1926.
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2.5 Cubic feet
6 boxes
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Approximately 350 stereo cards of engineering subjects, such as bridges, tunnels, lighthouses, canals, quarries, etc., including both U.S. and foreign subjects.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Former curator at the National Museum of American History.

Administration
Processing Information note
Collection is unprocessed.
Author
Finding aid prepared by NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Donated to the National Museum of American History's Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering by curator Robert M. Vogel in 1986. Also included in this gift were stereographs of non-engineering subjects, which were transferred to other Museum divisions.

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.,Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Preferred Citation
Mechanical and Civil Engineering Stereograph Cards, ca. 1867-ca. 1925, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Fees for commercial reproduction.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
The engineering stereographs were transferred to the Archives Center from the Division of Work and Industry in 2007.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bridges Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Buildings Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Canals Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dams Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Factories Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Heavy machinery Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lighthouses Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mines Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mining Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Quarries and quarrying Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Railroad stations Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stereoscopic photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tunnels Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Waterworks Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C., 20013-7012
Phone: 202-633-3270
archivescenter@si.edu