Query: Railroads -- Surveying
John Evans Papers
Dates:
1854-1856, 1860
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7198
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Northern Pacific Railroad Survey drawings
Creators:
United States Pacific Railroad Expeditions and Surveys
Duncan, Johnson Kelly, 1827-1862
Stanley, John Mix, 1814-1872
Sohon, Gustav, 1825-1903
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Dates:
1853-1854
Size:
41 Drawings
Collection ID:
NAA.MS130305
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of forty-one (41) drawings created for the Northern Pacific Railroad Survey by Johnson Kelly Duncan, Gustav(us) Sohon, and John Mix Stanley. The majority of the drawings are portraits. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture …

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George Suckley Papers
Dates:
1849-1861
Size:
0.75 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7191
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of George Suckley mostly concern his work on the Pacific Railroad Survey of the 47th and 49th parallels, 1853, and on the collections of the Northwest Boundary Survey of 1857. They include incoming and outgoing correspondence, mostly copies; journals, field books, notes, and related materials concerning the progress of the Railroad Survey …

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Caleb Burwell Rowan Kennerly Papers
Creators:
Kennerly, Caleb Burwell Rowan, -1861
Dates:
1855-1860
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7202
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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George Gibbs Papers
Dates:
circa 1850-1853, 1857-1862
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7209
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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James Graham Cooper Papers
Dates:
1853-1870 and undated
Size:
0.54 cu. ft. (1 document box) (2 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7067
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Philadelphia and Reading Railroad Company Records
Creators:
Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co.
Dates:
1860-1936
Size:
18 Cubic feet (78 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0208
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection of engineering reports and correspondence from the Engineering Department of the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad Company. The Philadelphia and Reading Railroad was most used for the transportation of anthracite coal within Pennsylvania from 1833 through the early 1970s.

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New York Central Railroad Valuation Negatives
Creators:
Grand Trunk Western Railroad Company
New York Central Railroad Company
Dates:
1914-1923
Size:
12 Cubic feet (36 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1072
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of photographic negatives relating to a valuation study of the New York Central Railroad dating from 1914 to 1923.

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MS 499 Collection of words, phrases and sentences from the Kera dialects of New Mexico
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Zepherino, Jose
Menaul, John
Dates:
part dated 1890
Size:
82 Items (ca. 82 pages)
1 Volume
Collection ID:
NAA.MS499
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Frontispiece, sketch map; pages 1-12, San Felipe vocabulary from Jose Zepherino of Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and Laguna vocabulary, source not given, interpaged or on same pages; pages 13-22, Laguna vocabulary from John Menaul; 24-32, copy of Whipple's Kiwomi or Santo Domingo vocabulary from Pacific Railroad Survey Report III, pages 86-90; pages 45-62, copy of Col …

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Hezekiah Bissell Papers
Creators:
Bissell, Hezekiah
Dates:
1920-1928
Size:
0.2 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1445
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the reminiscences of Hezekiah Bissell, a railroad engineer who worked in the western United States with the Union Pacific Railroad, and in Peru.

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