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Creators:
Fowke, Gerard, 1855-1933
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1970
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

1970-a 18 Maps/with sites marked, examined by Mr. Fowke in 1891-2. (See Bulletin 23) 17 USGS topo sheets and two smaller. 1970-b Also reported aboriginal remains- mounds, grave, etc. in Virginia, West Virginia and Kentucky (?). In small leather notebook 4 x 7 in.

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Creators:
Olafson, Sigfus
Solecki, Ralph S.
Dates:
August 29, 1949
Size:
3 Pages
2 Drawings
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4342
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Gives detailed information regarding archeological sites in various parts of West Virginia, including area about 60 miles northwest of the Bluestone site; Coal River area, Boone County; at the head of Elk Run, southwest of Whitesville; mentions extensive stone walls along the Kanawha River above Montgomery; human skeleton found near Paytona, West V...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969
Dates:
1834-1940
Size:
1.19 Cubic feet (consisting of 2.5 boxes, 1 folder, 2 oversize folders.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.02.Virginia
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: Virginia forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.2: Geographical Categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Reid, George W.
Dates:
March, 1881
Size:
6 pages
4 drawings
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2406
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letter "relative to the deposits of Indian relics and mineral localities of the State...." Includes descriptions of aboriginal quartz found on Almonds Creek below Richmond, and Indian camps and burial sites and mines on the James River from Richmond to Lynchburg. Also sketches of six steatite bowls and one yoke-shaped article of steatite found at T...

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2215
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Principally tidewater Virginia place names with bibliographic references and quotations.

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Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railway Company
Dates:
1948-1950
Size:
1 Cubic foot (2 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0279
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Engineering drawings (81) of the Centralized Traffic Control Machine electrical circuits of the Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railway Company (later Norfolk and Western Railway Company). The circuits extend from Connellsville, Pennsylvania to Pittsburgh Junction, Ohio and include those for mechanical controls, electrical signals, and telephone commu...

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Creators:
Dinwiddie, William, 1867-1934
Dates:
undated
Size:
37 Pages
1 Notebook (5 x 8 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3267
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Evans, Clifford, Jr
Dates:
1950s
Size:
5 Items (ca. inches of notes; 73 photographic negatives ca. 5 inches of notes; 73 photographic negatives)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7522
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes on individual sites excext for those on the United States National Museum collection and notes on pottery types. The photographs are views of sites and layouts of stone tools. The material was used to prepare Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 160, A ceramic study of Virginia archeology, 1955. Some negatives of views published there are in...

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Coale, Charles B., -1879
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
1878
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3579
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A description of Handkerchief Rock, Virginia (painted rocks near Maiden Spring, Tazewell County, Virginia) typed, with notes in Mr. Mooney╩╣s handwriting.

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Blake, Beverly B.
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Weide, Robert Lee
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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, Ohio; a p...

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