Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Elevators
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
Charles Richardson Pratt Papers
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.
MS 7062 Reports on stabilization of Montezuma Castle National Monument
Includes ruins stabilization record sheets, elevations, and plans
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
Division of Transportation Stereograph Collection
The collection contains stereographs by various makers. Most depict trains, railroads and railroad related subjects such as railyards, railroad bridges, elevated trains.
Gilbert L. Friedlein Papers
Friedlein, Gilbert L., Jr., 1921-
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.
Topographical Data Project
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 …
Abrams Explorer Drawings [Cleary]
This collection consists of copies of six Abrams Explorer drawings, 1938-1940.
Victor Hugo Proetz papers
5 Items (rolled docs)
Notebooks, card file, architectural plans, elevations, details, drawings, and designs for chairs, desks, cabinets, picture frames, etc. relating to Proetz's renovation of the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. Many of the designs and records pre-dating the renovation were evidently used by Proetz in the renovation.
MS 2165 Four notebooks containing notes on the Great Mound Group north of Kingston Springs, Tennessee
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.