Query: Baltimore (Md.) -- 19th century
Lester Shanks Collection of Covered Bridge Photographs and Ephemera
Creators:
Shanks, Lester
Dates:
1876-2010
bulk 1973-2008
Size:
3 Cubic feet (16 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1244
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection is comprised of the results of Shanks's research on covered bridges, mostly in America but also covered bridges in Canada and Switzerland. Included are albums containing color photographs of covered bridges, slides of covered bridges, postcards depicting covered bridges; maps, and guidebooks; newsletters, magazines, and newspaper clippings on the subject of covered bridges.

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Anna Wells Rutledge papers
Creators:
Rutledge, Anna Wells
Dates:
1940-1961
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.rutlanna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence and research material. Among the subjects researched are New Orleans artists; 19th century South Carolina newspaper articles on artists; the Delphian Club in Baltimore; the Tuesday Club in Annapolis, Maryland; collector William Henry Philip; the Thomas B. Clarke Collection; William John Coffee; Robert Gilmor; and Hiram Powers. Also included are …

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Robert Gilmor papers
Creators:
Gilmor, Robert, 1774-1848
Dates:
[ca. 1823]
Size:
1 Volume ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.gilmrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A catalogue of paintings in the possession of Gilmor, listing artists, descriptions of art work, dates, medium, prices, who he sold them to and estimated value.

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Bartlett Hayward Company Records
Creators:
Koppers Company.
Bartlett-Hayward Company.
Dates:
1882-1950
Size:
6 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0993
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These records of the Bartlett Hayward Company deal chiefly with the manufacture, erection, and sale of gas holders. Included are record books of drawings, 1882-1906, 1912, 1918; design calculation books; 1904-1935; trade literature, 1945; order books, 1920-1921; order progress reports, 1926-1929, 1946-1950; specifications, calculations and data; notes; shipping records; records of drawing costs; lists of materials needed; a …

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John W. Garrett Collection
Creators:
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
Garrett, John W. (John Work), 1820-1884
Dates:
1850-1880
Size:
0.6 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0171
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection is now part of AC1086, Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Records.

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Bennett Pottery Company Records
Creators:
Bennett, Edwin, 1818-1908 (potter)
Edwin Bennett Pottery Company
Dates:
1844-1881
Size:
4 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0213
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Early Bennett family histories, Edwin Bennett's autobiography, correspondence, 1914-1981, Bennett Pottery Company records, photographs, notebooks of clay and glaze formulae and other miscellaneous items, 1844-1981.

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in NMAH.AC.0213 for Baltimore (Md.) -- 19th century
Transportation Nitrate Negatives
Creators:
Finney, Bill
White, Roger
Dates:
1925-1930.
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0790
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Nitrate negatives depicting street views with automobiles and railroad cars, in several areas of the country. Many are numbered and dated in ink on the negative. The groups are: views of Newark, Ohio, by Bill Finney, March 19, 1926; Huntington, West Virginia, 1927; Cumberland, Md., by Bill Finney, Oct. 28, 1925; and "Baltimore, Md.--Sharp St. Looking South from Camden St. / for Police Dept. / Oct. 21, 1930.

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in NMAH.AC.0790 for Baltimore (Md.) -- 19th century
Niles' National Register
Dates:
1845; 1846
Size:
1.4 Linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.10-012.1
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection consists of two issues of the Niles' National Register. Includes articles on the American Colonization Society, B & O Railroad, the African Slave Trade, and the annexation of Texas.

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Scientist Portrait Collection
Creators:
Wilhelm
White, Sydney Victor
Lord, R. H.
Petit, Pierre, 1832-
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Dates:
ca. 1870-1900
Size:
17 Photographs
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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in NMAH.AC.0191 for Baltimore (Md.) -- 19th century
Colonel William Augustine Washington Papers
Creators:
Washington, William Augustine, Colonel, 1757-1810
Dates:
1789-1840
Size:
0.33 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0174
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These papers consist primarily of bills and receipts for a large and varied number of articles. They are for such commodities as blankets, hose, flannel, linen, tea, molasses, calico, muslin, shoes, sugar, ribbons, needles, wheat, oats, salt and silk. Some of the prices are in pounds, shillings and pence, others …

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