Query: Waterways
The Foundation Company Records
Creators:
Foundation Company (The).
Dates:
1887-1969
Size:
9 Cubic feet (17 boxes, 28 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0974
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These records include sketches, drawings, blueprints, contracts, and reports relating to highway and railroad bridges, tunnels, subways, mine shafts, canals and waterways, dams, concrete buildings, concrete construction, derricks and derrick barges, cranes, caissons and caisson construction, air locks, pumps, jacks, engines, and turbines; also photographs, photograph albums, and newspaper clippings …

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Curatorial Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Engineering and Industry
Dates:
1985-1989
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-087
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Jeffrey K. Stine, Curator, and document his activities as principle investigator of the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway (TTW) history project, in which he researched and wrote a history of the construction of TTW for the Historical Division of the United States Corps of Engineers. Materials …

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William John McGee Papers
Creators:
McGee, W J, 1853-1912
Dates:
circa 1883, 1890
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 20-089
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

W J McGee (William John McGee was known to his colleagues and signed his notebooks as "W J McGee", without periods) was a geologist with the United States Geological Survey primarily in charge of surveying the Atlantic Coastal Plain, 1881-1893 and was an ethnologist in charge of the Bureau of American …

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Smithsonian Institution Department of Botany photograph collection relating to South America
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Department of Botany
Dates:
undated
Size:
75 Lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.95
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs probably made on an expedition or other field research in South America documenting the region's agriculture, people, and scenery. The collection includes images of botanical specimens, South American peoples, llamas, Native and Western-style buildings, and canoes and waterways. The images contain signage in both Spanish and Portuguese, suggesting that …

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MS 7148 Bird's-eye view of Tokyo: A guide to its celebrated places
Creators:
Utagawa, Kuniteru, 1830?-1874
Dates:
1868
Size:
1 Page (70 cm x 49 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7148
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map includes thoroughfares and waterways. Noteworthy districts, temples and shrines, and other points of interest are identified in red rectangles.

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MS 7144 Trip to Korea and Manchuria
Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
Tokyo, Japan:, Korea and Manchuria Tour Guide Office,, 1933?
Size:
1 Page (43 cm x 151.1 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7144
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The item is a piece of artwork that presents a bird's-eye view of Korea, Manchuria, and nearby regions and includes railroad routes and waterways. It is illustrated to show people, buildings and habitations, domesticated flora and fauna, and modes of transportation. Also included is a likeness of the Manchu emperor …

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Website Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
2011
Collection ID:
Accession 11-226
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the main website of the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage as it existed between July 7 and 11, 2011. The website includes information about the Center, its research initiatives, and its archival collections as well as online exhibitions and electronic versions of the newsletter, "Talk Story." Online exhibitions …

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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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Mildred N. Beauregard slide collection
Creators:
Beauregard, Mildred N.
Dates:
circa 1947-1971
bulk 1950-1969
Size:
2 Slide viewers
3.25 Cubic feet
1,249 Slides (35mm)
Collection ID:
AAG.BRG
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Mildred N. Beauregard Slide Collection contains 1,249 35mm slides, dated circa 1947-1971, of gardens and castles in England, Scotland, France, Holland, Switzerland, Sweden, Norway, and Denmark, as well as American gardens, photographed by Mildred Napier Beauregard. Some slides show tourist sites and scenes including skylines, rock features, waterways, boats and ships, and unidentified individuals. The collection also includes two slide viewers.

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Richard H. and Nana Pratt photographs
Creators:
Pratt, Richard Henry, 1840-1924
Dates:
circa 1896
Size:
30 Contact prints
30 Negatives (nitrate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81I
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs probably made by Richard Henry Pratt and his daughter Nana Pratt on a trip around the United States, circa 1896. They include images of Southwest and Northwest Coast Native peoples, waterways, dwellings and pueblos, a church, a totem pole, and a town in the Northwest.

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