Query: Drainage
John G. Sutton Papers
Creators:
Sutton, John G.
Dates:
ca. 1903-1961.
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0994
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers contain a scrapbook, 1903-1912; publications of C. G. Elliot, head of the USDA's drainage work; papers and reports on drainage pumping plants, tile, and ditches, 1916-1920, 1926, 1931; and historical studies of drainage work, 1937-1938, 1947,1957,1961.

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MS 1122 Report on the forestry, elevation, rainfall, and drainage of the Colorado Valley, together with an apercu of its principal inhabitants, the Mahhaos Indians
Creators:
Tassin, August Gabriel
Dates:
October 31, 1877
Size:
45 Pages
8 Maps
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1122
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

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Dean F. Petersen Collection
Creators:
Petersen, Dean F., 1913-1989
Dates:
1952-1977
Size:
0.6 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0967
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents some of the writings by Dean F. Petersen, a civil engineer specializing in water resource management.

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MS 7471 Map of Crawford County, Pa., Showing Exploratory Lines and Profiles of the Drainage of the Conneaut and Pymatuning Swamps
Creators:
Worrall, James
Dates:
ca. 1868
Size:
1 Sheet (34 x 31 1/4 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7471
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map has been annotated to show archeological sites. Perhaps related to Anthropology catalog 33,341ff received from Dr. D. A. Philips, of Linesville, Pennsylvania.

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Rudolph Hering Collection
Creators:
Hering, Rudolph, 1847-1923
Dates:
1860-1923
Size:
8.1 Cubic feet (32 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0989
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents, primarily through printed publications, Rudolph Hering's work on waste disposal, drainage, water flow of rivers, sanitary and hydraulic engineering, and municipal sewage systems in the United States and in other countries.

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MS 2909 Base map of the U. S. east coast of the approximate vicinity of the 105th meridian, on which tribal locations have been blocked in in crayon
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2909
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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D. Ward King Road Grader Collection
Creators:
King, D. Ward
Dates:
1902-2005
Size:
0.75 Cubic feet ( 2 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1332
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photographs, publications and correspondence related to D. Ward King's invention the King Road Drag, or the Split-Oak drag, which improved rural travel in the early 20th century by introducing a simple design and low-effort system for grading poor-quality roads. The King Road Drag was promoted heavily across the United States and Canada via the "Good Roads Campaign" originally sponsored by the railroad companies in the early decades of the twentieth century.

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National Cotton Council of America (NCC) Photographs and Film
Creators:
National Cotton Council
Dates:
circa 1945-1999, undated
Size:
28 Cubic feet (48 boxes)
224 Motion picture films
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1177
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists primaily of photographs and films created by the National Cotton Council of America (NCC) to document cotton production and use and to support the advocacy and educational work of the organization.

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Nancy Holt Estate records
Creators:
Holt, Nancy, 1938-2014
Dates:
circa 1900-2014
Size:
circa 58.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.holtnanc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Nancy Holt Estate records measure circa 58.2 linear feet and date from circa 1900-2014, with the bulk of the material dating from 1960-2000. The records include financial records, notebooks, project files including unrealized proposals, correspondence, calendars, and 9 linear feet of Holt's annotated library. Also included are the John Weber Gallery records concerning Robert Smithson that consist of the gallery's inventory and slide records of Robert Smithson's drawings and sculptures, including earthworks, and incorporate some slides from the James Cohan Gallery. James Cohan worked for John Weber before establishing his own gallery in 2001.

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Project Files
Dates:
1973, 1977-1982
Size:
12 cu. ft. (12 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-081
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of project files, including memoranda, blueprints, specifications, and correspondence. Museums and facilities documented include the Smithsonian Institution Building (Castle), the Silver Hill Facility (Museum Support Center), the Cooper-Hewitt Museum, the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, the National Mall, L'Enfant Plaza offices, the Anacostia Neighborhood …

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