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George W. Brown Papers, 1895-1898, 1900-1902, 1905

Author:
Brown, George W
Collector:
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI
Uniform title:
ENGINEERING COLLECTIONS DATABASE
Physical description:
0.1 cu. ft.; 0.003 cu. meters
Type:
Correspondence
Collection descriptions
Typescripts
Place:
Dry Tortugas
Nicaragua
Date:
1895
1895-1905
1895-1898, 1900-1902, 1905
1880-1910
Notes:
Civil engineer.
None.
Organization:
1 series. Arrangement: By type of material
Summary:
These papers contain a 133-page typescript of the "Private log book of a little trip to Nicaragua" by Brown, including a map of the Nicaraguan canal route and photographs, 1897-l898. Also includes letters from Brown to relatives concerning his work, especially in Nicaragua and at the Dry Tortugas, 1895-1898, 1900-1902, 1905.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History. Division of Work and Industry. P.O. Box 37012, MRC 629, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call for appointment, (202-633-3920)
Topic:
Canals
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_226928

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