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Dates:
1848 - 1891
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0006
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Cooney, Debbie
Dates:
circa 1890
Size:
1 Folder
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0141
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The photoprints which comprise this collection apparently were contact-printed from original negatives. The negatives seem to date from about 1890, but the prints are much more recent. A variety of subjects is included, as described in the container list, but the theme seems to be educational. Education in crafts, veterinary medicine, and mathemati...

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Creators:
Turner, Lynn
Applegate
Filson & Son
Bairstow, J. B.
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Dates:
circa 1865-1918
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 document box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0210
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of two photograph albums and a number of individual photographs (tintypes and cabinet prints, all portraits), from the turn of the century to approximately 1918. The cabinet prints are from Pennsylvania and Ohio studios. Most of the snapshots seem to have been taken in and around Washington, D.C.

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Creators:
American Petroleum Institute.
Dates:
1923
1910
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (probably 8 x 10".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0711
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

"This shed-type station with its prefabricated panels, pump island, and canopy prefigured many later gas station designs." Caption from reproduction in Chad Randall's article, below. The top of the station bears the Shell sign.

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Creators:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Dates:
Circa 1870
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (6.4" x 4.3")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Jarvis, J. F. (John F.), b. 1850
Dates:
Circa 1880
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 3.4" x 6.9".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0121
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Dates:
Circa 1870
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (6.4" x 4.2")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Facade of three-story building with three men standing in doorway. Photograph mounted on card.

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Creators:
Draper, John William, 1811-1882
Dates:
May 16, 1857
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (3.5" x 2.8".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0121
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Wilhelm
White, Sydney Victor
Lord, R. H.
Petit, Pierre, 1832-
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Dates:
ca. 1870-1900
Size:
1 Folder
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0191
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection contains twelve photoprints in the cabinet print format, although only nine are true albumen cabinet prints. The subjects depicted are European scientists. Except as otherwise noted in the listing, biographical information about the subjects was located in standard biographical references, such as Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, Dictionary of Scientific Biography, Chambers' Dictionary of Scientists, and World Who's in Science.

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Creators:
Draper, John William, 1811-1882 (subject)
Dates:
Cirica 1880
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (9.3" x 7.4".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0121
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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