Query: Rivers -- Washington (D.C.)
Washington, D.C. Bridges Collection
Creators:
Meigs, John
Dates:
1900-1905.
Size:
4.5 Cubic feet (20 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1095
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photoprints and negatives documenting the construction of several Washington, D.C. bridges. The Washington Aqueduct Bridge is the subject of most of the images. The Washington Channel Bridge, the Potomac Highway Bridge, and the 11th Street Bridge are also included among the images. Additionally, there is a letterpress book, an employee time …

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in NMAH.AC.1095 for Rivers -- Washington (D.C.)
East of the River: Continuity and Change Exhibition Records
Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2007 - 2008
Size:
2.75 Linear feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-052
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of the Anacostia Community Museum, formerly known as the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, organized by the museum and held there September 15, 2007 through November 9, 2008. The exhibit explored the development of community life of neighborhoods east of the Anacostia River, beginning with the original inhabitation by Native Americans up to the present.

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in ACMA.03-052 for Rivers -- Washington (D.C.)
Robert Lee Weide Photographs
Creators:
Weide, Robert Lee
Dates:
1910-1933.
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1012
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photographs and photograph albums documenting engineering projects with which Robert Weide was involved. They include the Potomac Electric Power Company plant in Washington, D.C.; the Bureau of Engraving and Printing building in Washington, D.C.;. a hydroelectric plant on the James River for Bedford City, Virginia; a power plant in Salem …

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in NMAH.AC.1012 for Rivers -- Washington (D.C.)
The Weekly News, (Anacostia [i.e. Washington] D.C.)
Dates:
1909
Size:
1.6 Linear feet (2 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
ACMA.10-012.4
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection of The Weekly News newspaper spans from August 7, 1909 to December 11, 1909, and measures 1.6 linear feet. The Washington, DC-based paper was "Devoted to the East Section of the Anacostia River," with the stated motto of "A Paper in Every Home." The Weekly reported on church news and society events, contained advertisements for neighborhood businesses, and listed places of interest, such as the Frederick Douglass Home and the Fort Stanton Civil War Fort.

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in ACMA.10-012.4 for Rivers -- Washington (D.C.)
MS 2600-d Correspondence relating to Edwin Thompson Denig and the publication of his "Indian Tribes of the Upper Missouri River," Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 46, Washington, D.C., 1930
Creators:
Denig, Edwin Thompson, 1812-1858
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
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Dates:
1919-1925
Size:
150 Items (ca. pages ca. 150 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2600D
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes correspondence between Denig's descendents and James Mooney, J.N.B. Hewitt, and J.W. Fewkes; and correspondence between C.N. Kessler, Helena, Montana, and Mooney and Fewkes regarding Denig Manuscript.

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in NAA.MS2600D for Rivers -- Washington (D.C.)
Larry Rivers interviews
Creators:
Rivers, Larry, 1925-2002
Dates:
1960 Mar. 5 & Apr. 16
Size:
1 sound tape ; (16 p. transcript) (7 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.rivelarr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Larry Rivers conducted by an unknown interviewer in connection with his exhibition at the Gres Gallery, Washington, D.C., March 15 to April 16, 1960.

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in AAA.rivelarr for Rivers -- Washington (D.C.)
Walter Rivers writings
Creators:
Rivers, Walter
Dates:
1937-1938
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.rivewalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

2 notebooks, "Landscape Painting, Volumes 1 and 2," from classes with George Demont Otis.

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in AAA.rivewalt for Rivers -- Washington (D.C.)
J. N. Nicollet's Notes, Reports, and Catalogues
Dates:
circa 1838-1839
Size:
0.6 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-176
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This material appears to be the product of J. N. Nicollet's 1838-1839 expedition to explore the triangle of land bordered by Canada and the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers. It includes botanical and geographical observations.

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in Accession 84-176 for Rivers -- Washington (D.C.)
Jan Faul "Potomac : East and West" (portfolio of photoprints)
Creators:
Faul, Jan, 1945-
Dates:
1991
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0441
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection is a set of twenty-four black-and-white silver gelatin prints entitled "Potomac: East and West," by Jan Faul, 1991. They include agricultural landscapes, cemeteries, industrial buildings commercial buildings in rural areas, etc., in the Potomac River region of Washington, D.C., Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia. Each image contains a small area hand-colored by the photographer, providing a subtly mysterious, often whimsical or humorous effect.

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in NMAH.AC.0441 for Rivers -- Washington (D.C.)
Sam Hunter papers relating to Larry Rivers
Creators:
Hunter, Sam, 1923-
Dates:
1950-1969
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.huntsam
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research materials collected for Hunter's monograph LARRY RIVERS (Harry Abrams, Inc., 1969).

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in AAA.huntsam for Rivers -- Washington (D.C.)
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