127 records — Page 3 of 6
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Waring, Frank H., 1925-
Dates:
1912-1997
Size:
4 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0895
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents transportation analyst, consultant and planner Frank H. Waring and his consulting firm The Waring Group, Inc.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Spanos, D. (Lourenço Marques)
Dates:
[ca. 1910]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Printed caption on recto reads: "Vapores recebendo carvão; Steamers receiving coal."

Printed text on verso reads: "Published by D. Spanos P. O. Box 434. Lourenço Marques." Item number on verso: "6737."

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1777-1965
Size:
10.22 Cubic feet (consisting of 20 boxes, 2 folders, 9 oversize folders, 3 map case folders, 3 flat boxes (2 full, 1 partial.))
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Steamboats
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

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Dates:
1874 - 1966
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0071
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

the series includes several distinct groupings of material within this series. There are records concerning mining cars, 1910-1952; records of medical charges, 1928-1953; monthly financial reports of the Panther Valley coal Company, 1956-1957; decisions of the Anthracite Board of Conciliation, 1909-1936; and records documenting a legal case against...

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1832-1977
Size:
60.54 Cubic feet (consisting of 131 boxes, 13 folders, 17 oversize folders, 20 map case folders, 2 flat boxes (1 full, 1 partial), plus digital images of some collection material.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Railroads
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: Railroads 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

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Dates:
1894 - 1954
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0071
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The series contains materials related to the analysis of the cost of mining and preparing coal, 1890-1907. There are analyses of inside mining expenses such as mine openings, mining, repairs, and supplies, and outside preparation expenses such as transportation, preparing coal, supplies, and repairs. Also included are condensed statements giving da...

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Dates:
1874 - 1945
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0071
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The series contains journal entries of the general ledger of LCNC. Included are monthly accounts of miscellaneous disbursements and disbursements for mining operations. The accounts are recorded at Lansford, the location of the general office. Accounts are posted at the end of the month. Each entry includes the name and often the number of the acc...

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Dates:
1907 - 1948
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0071
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The series consists of monthly accounts of bills paid out by LCNC and LNCC, Inc. Specifically, the books give the date, entry or voucher number, name of account, amount of bill, and account paid from. Other continually changing columns give a description of the account, number and date of receipt of warrant, date sent to auditor, date sent to Phila...

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Five separate railway systems operate in Zaire. The longest, The Chemin de Fer Kinshasa-Dilolo-Lubumbashi (KDL), connects the mining area of southern Shaba Region (now Katanga) to the port of Ilebo on the Kasai River and ultimately to Kinshasa by the Kasai and Zaire River." [F. Scott Bobb, 1999: Historical Dictionary of Democratic Republic of Cong...

[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1970
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Five separate railway systems operate in Zaire. The longest, The Chemin de Fer Kinshasa-Dilolo-Lubumbashi (KDL), connects the mining area of southern Shaba Region (now Katanga) to the port of Ilebo on the Kasai River and ultimately to Kinshasa by the Kasai and Zaire River." [F. Scott Bobb, 1999: Historical Dictionary of Democratic Republic of Cong...

127 records — Page 3 of 6