Query: Water
Folia Water Materials
Creators:
Dankovich, Theresa
Dates:
2016.
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1407
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of the Safe Water Book, loose filters, and a Tasita, a filter holder that connects two bottles together, created by chemist and inventor, Theresa Dankovich.

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Boston Water Works Collection
Creators:
Vogel, Robert M.
Boston Water Works
Dates:
1895-1932
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (5 Boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1117
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of cyanotype and silver gelatin photographs, print negatives, publications, stamps, and a glass plate negative, documenting the Metropolitan Water Works during its construction.

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Philadelphia Water Color Club records
Creators:
Philadelphia Water Color Club
Dates:
1900-1958
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.philwate
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Charter and by-laws; 1 photograph of Charles E. Dana, former President; 5 volumes of notes and minutes of meetings, including clippings, financial reports, committee information, description of PWCC's art collection, and other material; and 1 membership book.

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North American Water and Power Alliance Records
Creators:
North American Water and Power Alliance.
Ralph M. Parsons Corporation (Pasadena, Calif.)
Dates:
1964-1990
Size:
0.6 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1052
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains executive reports, promotional material, correspondence, articles and publications documenting the North American Water and Power Alliance (NAWAPA), which was a large-scale, transcontinental water transfer plan designed by the Ralph M. Parsons Corporation in 1964.

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Society of Painters in Water Colors records
Creators:
Society of Painters in Water Colors
Dates:
1850-1855
Size:
2 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.sociptwc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Constitution and minutes of meetings, and a printed announcement.

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New York Water Color Club records
Creators:
New York Water Color Club
Dates:
1890
Size:
1 Volume ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.nywatccr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Entry forms for the First Annual Exhibition, 1890, listing the artist, title of work, and the price.

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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Waterworks
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
circa 1832-1959
Size:
1.83 Cubic feet (consisting of 3.5 boxes, 1 folder, 2 oversize folders, 1 map case folder, 1 flat box (partial).)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Waterworks
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: Accounting and Bookkeeping 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

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Oral history interview with Jack Waters
Creators:
Waters, Jack
Fialho, Alex, 1989-
Dates:
2018 February 21-22
Size:
4 Items (sound files (5 hr., 59 min.) Audio, digital, wav)
72 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.waters18
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Jack Waters, conducted 2018 February 21 and 22, by Alex Fialho, for the Archives of American Art's Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project, at the Visual AIDS office in New York, New York.

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Pelton Water Wheel Collection
Creators:
Pelton Water Wheel Company
Brayton, A.P.
Dates:
1880-1975
Size:
1 Cubic foot (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1093
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers relating to the Pelton Water Wheel Company of San Francisco, California. Materials include correspondence; business records; photographs, including cyanotypes; negatives, images of turbines; advertisements; journals; blueprints; articles; and trade literature, including catalogs.

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Ashok Gadgil Innovative Lives Presentation and Interview
Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Gadgil, Ashok
Berger, Sondra
Dates:
1998 January 16
1998 April 28
1996 - 1996
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0647
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Original, master, and reference videos documenting an Innovative Lives presentation and interview with Ashok Gadgil, inventor of the UV Waterworks disinfectant unit.

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