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Dates:
1899-1900
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 9.5" x 6.6".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0047
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Script on photograph: "Experimental station fully developed / Activity (power delivery) one hundred thousand horsepower."

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Dates:
1899-1900
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 9.5" x 6.6".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0047
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1899-1900
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 9.5" x 6.6".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0047
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1899-1900
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 9.5" x 6.6".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0047
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Bier, Peter J.
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1915-1970
bulk 1934-1959
Size:
3.3 Cubic feet (7 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0973
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Peter J. Bier, born in Hungary, immigrated to the United States in 1904. Bier worked as an engineer for the Bureau of Reclamation in the Department of the Interior from 1923-1954, and continued to work as a consultant in the field after retirement. The collection includes materials related to his work with the Bureau of Reclamation, including project materials, drawings, designs, and inspection reports and data, along with materials documenting his time as an engineering consultant.

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Creators:
True, Allen Tupper, 1881-1955
Dates:
1841-1987
Size:
8.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.truealle
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Allen Tupper True and True family papers date from 1841 to 1987 and measure 8.2 linear feet. The collection presents a good overview of True's personal life and and his career as mural painter and illustrator specializing in Western themes.

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Creators:
Ehricke, Krafft, 1917-1984
Dates:
1949-1984
Size:
124.9 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NASM.2003.0025
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection is composed of Krafft Ehricke's files including Ehricke's published and unpublished papers as well as papers and works by others that Ehricke gathered, presumably as reference material.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary
Dates:
1890-1929
Size:
57.93 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (104 document boxes) (2 half document boxes) (1 12x17 box) (oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 45
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit documents the growth and management of the Smithsonian from 1890 to 1929. Of special interest is the Institution's entry into the field of the fine arts through the creation of the National Gallery of Art and the Freer Gallery of Art. The Smithsonian continued to pursue a wide variety of other interests as well. Thus, the...

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series
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.2008
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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