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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
circa 1875 - 1953
Size:
0.74 Cubic feet (consisting of 1.5 boxes, 1 folder, 2 oversize folders, plus digital images of some collection material. )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Elevators
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: Elevators 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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Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Pratt, Charles Richardson, 1860-1935
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
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Dates:
1860-1935
bulk 1910-1924
Size:
6 Cubic feet (13 boxes, 8 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0958
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers document the professional career of mechanical engineer, Charles Richardson Pratt. The papers include correspondence, patents, patent application materials, agreements, photographs, publications, and blueprints for many of Pratt's inventions, especially his work on elevators.

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Creators:
Jackson, Earl, 1910-1998
Dates:
1941
Size:
2 Volumes (37 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7062
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes ruins stabilization record sheets, elevations, and plans

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Music, Sports and Entertainment, Division of, NMAH, SI
Friedlein, Gilbert L., 1884-
Friedlein, Gilbert L., Jr., 1921-
Dates:
1880s-1961
Size:
0.33 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0943
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the life of Gilbert L. Friedlein, semi-professional baseball player and grain elevator operator, and his son Gilbert Friedlein, Jr. It includes photographs, a baseball contract, and correspondence.

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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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Creators:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
1867-1927
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1468
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains stereographs by various makers. Most depict trains, railroads and railroad related subjects such as railyards, railroad bridges, elevated trains.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Topographical Data Project
Dates:
circa 1873-1882
Size:
1.4 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 69
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution and the United States Coast and Geodetic Survey collaborated in collection of data of relative elevations over the surface of the continent of North America, intending ultimately to publish a hypsometrical map. The collection of data was entrusted to Walter L. Nicholson, topographer of the Post Office Department, ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum
Dates:
1983
Size:
0.06 cu. ft. (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-127
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the construction of the restaurant addition to the National Air and Space Museum Building. Materials include concept drawings, site plans, floor plans and elevations.

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Creators:
Myer, William Edward, 1862-1923
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 notebooks
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2165
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

1 notebook, surveying record only - elevations etc; 1 notebook, R.J. Gray mound group,Moore County Tennessee, visited 1923, 10 pages; 1 notebook link mound group, Humphrey County Tennessee, 17 pages; 1 notebook Dinny Mound pages 50-69 and few pages re unidentified mound.

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Creators:
Tappen, Neil C., 1920-2013
Dates:
undated
Size:
15 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7314
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes cranium number, sex, age, right supraorbital, right superciliary, left superciliary, left supraorbital, and superciliary arch development. The table shows through a code the degree of development of vermiculate surfaces and degree of elevation at superciliary regions.

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