Guide to the Snake River Irrigation Project Photograph Album

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1031
Creators:
Waddington's Antique Auction House (Toronto, Ontario, Canada).
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
Author
Alison Oswald
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Collection purchased at Waddington's.,189 Queen Street East, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
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.
Processing Information
Collection processed by ALison Oswald, archivist, 2018.

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.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Irrigation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Canals Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pumping machinery Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Snake River Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arizona Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering 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
https://americanhistory.si.edu/archives