Guide to the Snake River Irrigation Project Photograph Album

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1031
Creators:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Waddington's Antique Auction House (Toronto, Ontario, Canada).
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1912
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.15 Cubic feet
1 box
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
A photograph album documenting an irrigation project on the Snake River in Arizona, precise location unknown. The images depict a dam, construction camp, excavation, ferries, cranes, pumping stations, canals and personnel.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by ALison Oswald, archivist, 2018.
Author
Alison Oswald
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Collection purchased at Waddington's.,189 Queen Street East, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Container
1

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Collection is open for research. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Preferred Citation
Snake River Irrigation Project Photograph Album, 1912, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Purchased from Waddington's in 1983 by the National Museum of American History, Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (now called the Division of Work and Industry). Transferred to the Archives Center in 2007.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Irrigation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Canals Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pumping machinery Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Snake River Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arizona Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], 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