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undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1113
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
J. & W. Jolly Company.
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of (NMAH, SI)
Dates:
ca. 1880-1924.
Size:
2.4 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1009
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These records document the activities of the J. & W. Jolly Company of Holyoke, Massachusetts. Included are turbine test reports from the testing flume of the Holyoke Water Power Company, 1890-1912; photographs of vertical water turbine assemblies and parts, ca 1880; a record of wheels, and turbines, ca1896-1921; and tracings of governors for turbin...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
circa 1832-1959
Size:
1.83 Cubic feet (consisting of 3.5 boxes, 1 folder, 2 oversize folders, 1 map case folder, 1 flat box (partial).)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Waterworks
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Accounting and Bookkeeping forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
United States. Panama Canal Commission
Panama Canal Company
Dates:
1903-circa 1939
Size:
6 Cubic feet (41 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1116
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of 719 negatives on various subjects relating to the building of the Panama Canal and the U.S. presence there until the late 1930s.

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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0913
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

5-inch open reel audio tape, 4:39 Corporate Creator: Illinois Power Company Producer: The Harpham Company Content Description: Four radio spots for the Illinois Power Company. The first three spots promote conservation of energy by planning for full loads in the washing machine, opening refrigerators and ovens only when necessary, and redu...

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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0913
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History

16 mm color composite optical track print, 786 feet Corporate Creator: Minnesota Power and Light and WSDM-TV Content Description: Live action. Six episodes, Reddy Kilowatt and a Mr. Toot (a clown) talk about electricity. Episode topics: Pollution causes and solutions, the sun and the life cycle, water pollution and fish, air pollution, electr...

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circa 1843-1926
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Waterworks
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Also covers aqueducts. Documentation on municipal infrastructure components. Select titles: The Water Tower of the Falls of Niagra (1890). Kewanee System of Water Suppy covering pneumatic systems for small and large scale solutions (undated). Illustrated and Descriptive Account of the Main Dams and Dikes of teh Ashokan Reservoir, Brown Station, NY ...

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