Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Hatfield, Devil Anse 1839-1921
Madeira School (McLean, Va.)
James Baird Company (Washington, D.C.)
Potomac Electric Power Company (Washington, D.C.)
United States Bureau of Engraving and Printing
0.3 cu. ft. : 1 box
White Sulphur Springs
Construction engineer, Weide worked for the James Baird Company of Washington, D.C.
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 power plant in Ridgway, Pennsylvania; a power plant in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia; a power plant in Logan, West Virginia; a dam project at Coleman Falls, Virginia; the Madeira School in Fairfax, Virginia; a railroad bridge at Clifton Forge, Virginia; a railroad station at Buffalo Springs, Virginia; and other projects. Also includes images of families, street scenes, and recreational activities (such as fishing and picnicking) at some of these locations. Devil Anse Hatfield (of the Hatfield-McCoy feud,) is in some of the photographs.
Robert Lee Weide Photographs, 1910-1933, Archives Center, National Museum of American History