A photograph album of 100 commercially produced views of Panama Canal construction, by W. A. Fishbaugh. Includes some views of life in the Canal Zone, including hospitals, villages, street scenes, jungles, cemeteries, animal life, and bullfights. Most photographs have captions and numbers.
Two photograph albums documenting two different Canadian drawbridges. One album, covering the years 1889 and 1911, documents the Coteau Bridge in Quebec. It includes images of the bridge, the construction crew and machinery. The other album, covering the years 1873 and 1901, documents the International Bridge on the St. Mary's River in Ontario. It ...
This collection includes five 4 1/16 by 2 3/16" photographs. Three feature Hubert Latham's Antoinette 1910 type aircraft in the air, one shows the aircraft on the meet grounds and the last is of Latham and his machine.
Papers document the life of Elmer Gates (1859-1923), an independent American inventor and psychologist. Gates developed ideas related to experimental psychology and inventions in fields such as metallurgy, electricity, microscopy, X-rays, and pedagogy. Papers include correspondence, photographs, patents, articles and clippings, writings, and estate documents.
37 glass plate slides, silver gelatin, black-and-white, mounted with cover glass and tape. primarily depicting industrial and occupational subjects, plus views of Boston and New York City.
Collection is a photoprint of an early recording session taken about 1900.
Three picture postcards of Washington, D.C., one postmarked 1906; all are photomechanical reproductions of photographs: two color photolithographs of: (1) the Library of Congress (printed in Germany, addressed, with Christmas greeting, postmarked 1906); (2) the Lincoln Memorial (publ. Washington News Co., copyright C.O. Buckingham, no message, unma...
Six picture postcards of Paris, France, photomechanical, four publ. by A. Papeghin, Paris-Tours. One bears a message, addressed to "Cousin Gertrude," complaining about lack of private bathrooms in most French pensions, but the card is unstamped and unmailed. Note: other postcards from other sources may be added to this collection at a later date.
Panoramic silver gelatin print, showing over one hundred men, women, and children posed in rows. Many of the men wear straw hats, and a baseball bat lies in the foreground.
This collection contains photographs of factories, mills, and other projects undertaken by Charles T. Main Inc., Boston civil and plant engineers.