Guide to the Division of Work and Industry Lantern Slide Collection

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1013
Creators:
Dodge Manufacturing Co.
Missionary Catechists of Divine Providence.
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
1886-1931.
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
18 Cubic feet
37 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Lantern slides relating to various engineering and mining subjects.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Divided into 20 series: Hydraulic Engineering; Canals; Dodge Manufacturing Company; Materials Handling; Steam Boilers; Bridges (Metal Arch, etc.); Bridges (All Cantilever); Steam Turbines; Bridges (Suspension); Power; Architecture and Structures; Railroad Mileage Maps; Bridges (Concrete Arch and Beam); Bridges (Metal Truss); Tunneling; Machine Tools; Sheave and Bearing Manufacturing; Panama Canal; Movable Bridges. The series are further subdivided into more specific categories.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection is unprocessed.
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.,Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Preferred Citation
Division of Work and Industry Lantern Slide Collection, 1886-1931, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Fees for commercial reproduction. Some copyrights probably expired.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Collection transferred to the Archives Center from the Division of Work and Industry.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Power Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Lantern slides -- 19th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Lantern slides -- 1900-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mining engineering Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Machine-tools Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Materials handling Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hydraulic engineering Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lantern slides Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Canals Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Engineering Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bearings (Machinery) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bridges Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Steam-boilers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architecture Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Turbines Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tunnels Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives