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Dates:
circa 1913
Size:
1 copy print
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R84-18
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Collection consists of a copy print depicting Zane Grey and Nasja Begay seated on a rock. The photograph was likely made in May 1913, on the trail to Rainbow Bridge.

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Creators:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901
Dates:
1830-1965
Size:
30 Cubic feet (33 boxes, 21 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0987
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers document the life and work of William R. Hutton, a civil engineer during the late 1800s to the early 1900s. Materials include diaries, notebooks, correspondence, letterpress copy book, printed materials, publications, specifications, photographs, drawings, and maps that document the construction of several architectural and engineering projects during this period. Most notable are the records containing information related to the construction of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, Hudson River Tunnel, the Washington Aqueduct, the Kanawha River Canal, and the Washington/Harlem River Bridge. There are also several records about railroads in the state of Maryland, the District of Columbia and elsewhere, including the Western Maryland Railroad, Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, Colorado Midlands Railway, Baltimore and Drum Point Railroad, the Northern Adirondack Railroad, and the Pittsfield and Williamstown Railroad. The records can be used to track the progression of these projects, and engineering innovation during the late 1800s to the early 1900s.

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Creators:
Twiss, Wilfred Charles
Dates:
circa 1910-1920
Size:
5 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.77-58
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting cliff dwellings, a natural bridge and rock formations, and part of the Smithsonian's expedition party with horses.

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Creators:
Roebling, Washington Augustus, 1837-1926
Dates:
1885-1926
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7152
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers document Roebling's interest in mineralogy, and consist of correspondence with geologists and mineralogists including William F. Foshag, R. B. Gage, Samuel G. Gordon, William F. Hillebrand, George Frederick Kunz, Charles Palache, Samuel Lewis Penfield, Waldemar Theodore Schaller, Earl V. Shannon, Edgar Theodore Wherry, and Herbert...

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Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Oliver, Alice Williams (Bridges), 1828-1889
Dates:
December, 1888
Size:
75 Items (ca. 75 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS502
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: MS 502-a Linguistic and ethnological material on the Karankawa tribe, "taken down from the recollection of Mrs Alice W. Oliver, at Lynn Massachusetts, in November, 1888." Approximately 71 pages in notebook. ("Karankawa" printed on edge of binding. MS 502-b A report on the information, 4 pages, accompanied by letter of transmittal to the...

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Creators:
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
1915 - 1980s.
Size:
2.5 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1089
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photographs documenting civil and mechanical engineering activities, equipment, facilities, and projects. Some of the subjects are boilers, engines, turbines, lighthouses, aqueducts, bridges, factories, roads, hydroelectric stations, kilns and mills. Few of the images are identified.

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Creators:
Fitch, Gladys Kelley, b. 1896
Dates:
c1937
Size:
13 Pages
Collection ID:
AAA.fitcglad
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Field of decoration / Human relation / A plea for creative Youth / Approach through technique

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Creators:
McConnell, Philip, 1900-1958
Dates:
[ca. 1957]
Size:
357 Pages ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.mccophil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Manuscripts on form and the aesthetics of mass production.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Sheet (41 x 41 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7416
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In the center is a scene of a mounted warrior with a bow and arrow attended by two servants on foot. They are crossing a small bridge. A woman on the other side of the bridge is carrying a pail of water. Border designs are flowers and butterflies. They are painted in archaic blue-green style (rocks and shrubs) but show some western influence in sha...

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History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Smith, Lawrence Talma, 1899-
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
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Dates:
circa 1927-1966
Size:
0.6 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0988
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes engineering reports, contract specifications, construction photographs, and drawings for South Park Commissioners and Chicago Park District projects, 1927, 1931, 1935-1940; Ohio Turnpike projects, 1951; railway bridges, 1953-1954; and Northern Illinois Toll Highway projects, 1954-1956. Also included are a copy of Smith's the...

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