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20c Cog Railway coil single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2463
Medium:
paper; ink (green); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
June 9, 1995
Topic:
Trains  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1998.2008.61
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1998.2008.61

Handwritten diary

Collection Creator:
Craton, Forman H., 1902-1983  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 4-5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1939
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Forman H. Craton Collection, 1902-1983, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Forman H. Craton Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0454-ref263
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Carex debilis var. debilis

Min. Elevation:
817  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Mixed mesic woods with Viburnum, Picea, Cinna latifolia, Carex spp. and Betula alleghaniensis.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
75 - Northeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Paul M. Peterson  Search this
J. M. Saarela  Search this
Place:
White Mountain National Forest, beginning of Ammonoosuc Ravine Trail at Cog Railway Base Station, Cutts Grant Presidential Range., Coos, New Hampshire, United States, North America
Collection Date:
13 Aug 2007
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Carex debilis var. debilis
Barcode:
00966610
USNM Number:
3527629
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Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10365351

If You're a Thrill-Seeker, You Need to Visit This Place

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-07-02T17:52:08.000Z
Youtube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianchannel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_4kJZr2NfAz4

Carex intumescens Rudge

Min. Elevation:
817  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Mixed mesic woods with Viburnum, Picea, Cinna latifolia, Carex spp. and Betula alleghaniensis.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
75 - Northeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Paul M. Peterson  Search this
J. M. Saarela  Search this
Place:
White Mountain National Forest, beginning of Ammonoosuc Ravine Trail at Cog Railway Base Station, Cutts Grant Presidential Range., Coos, New Hampshire, United States, North America
Collection Date:
13 Aug 2007
Common name:
Swollen Sedge
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Carex intumescens Rudge
Barcode:
00966609
USNM Number:
3527630
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Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10365294

Archives Center Glass Plate Collection

Creator:
Archives Center, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Source:
Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution).  Search this
Former owner:
Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution).  Search this
Names:
Burka, S. W.  Search this
Rowland, Henry Augustus  Search this
Extent:
0.1 Cubic feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Transparencies
Photographs
Place:
Moon
Date:
ca. 1910-1920.
Scope and Contents:
Collection designated for miscellaneous glass plates, unidentified and/or of unknown provenance. The plates included here are indexed, but additional items may be added to the collection. There are eight plates, both negatives and positives; subjects include a man with cog railway tracks(?), two images of an observatory and two of the moon, and four identical images (two negatives and two positives) of Henry A. Rowland with his ruling engine.
Arrangement:
Divided into two series.

Series 1: Silver Gelatin Plates (8 x 10)

Series 2: Silver Gelatin Plates (4 x 5)
Provenance:
Immediate source of acquisition unknown. Found in collections, November 12, 1986.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Cog railways  Search this
Ruling engines  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Genre/Form:
Transparencies
Photographs -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass -- 1910-1920
Citation:
Archives Center Glass Plate Collection, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0246
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Archives Center Glass Plate Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0246

California-Arabian Standard Oil Co. Saudi Arabia Expedition; Beirut-Damascus Rack-railroad. [photograph]

Photographer:
Mountain, Joseph D 1902-1970  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
Circa 1935
Topic:
Rack-railroad  Search this
Local number:
NASM-92-16218
Restrictions & Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum (NASM) material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at http://airandspace.si.edu/permissions
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Joseph D. Mountain Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_364781

Positive, Man with cog railway? tracks, unidentified building in background

Collection Creator:
Archives Center, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Collection Source:
Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution).  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Archives Center Glass Plate Collection, National Museum of American History.
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Archives Center Glass Plate Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0246-ref13

Sylvester Marsh and the Cog Railway / Richard S. Joslin

Author:
Joslin, Richard S  Search this
Subject:
Marsh, Sylvester 1803-1884  Search this
Mount Washington Cog Railway  Search this
Physical description:
43 p. : ill. (some col.), map, ports. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Pictorial works
Place:
New Hampshire
Washington, Mount
Date:
2000
Topic:
Railroad engineers  Search this
Rack-railroads  Search this
Call number:
TF140.M37 J67 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_915225

They said it couldn't be done : the Mount Washington Cog Railway and its history / Donald H. Bray

Author:
Bray, Donald H  Search this
Subject:
Mount Washington Cog Railway  Search this
Physical description:
x, 172 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1984
C1984
Call number:
TF688.M66B73 1984X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_228886

Mount Washington Railway Company; world's first cog railway, Mount Washington, New Hampshire [by] Ellen C. Teague

Author:
Teague, Ellen C  Search this
Newcomen Society in North America  Search this
Subject:
Mount Washington Cog Railway  Search this
Physical description:
28 p. illus. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1970
Call number:
HE4071.U5 M929
HE4071.U5M929
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_3599

New Hampshire - Landmarks and Points of Interest

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 06 Nov 2007 05:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_c48918ce22db94ec4d58de65224517ce

Seven Surprising Facts About the Matterhorn

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 19:58:46 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_77d47664416b1010991be4a84c5cb45c

Cinna latifolia (Trevir. ex Göpp.) Griseb.

Min. Elevation:
817  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Mixed mesic woods with Viburnum, Picea, Cinna latifolia, Carex spp. and Betula alleghaniensis.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
75 - Northeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Paul M. Peterson  Search this
J. M. Saarela  Search this
Place:
White Mountain National Forest, beginning of Ammonoosuc Ravine Trail at Cog Railway Base Station, Cutts Grant Presidential Range., Coos, New Hampshire, United States, North America
Collection Date:
13 Aug 2007
Common name:
drooping woodreed
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Cinna latifolia (Trevir. ex Göpp.) Griseb.
Barcode:
00966608
USNM Number:
3527626
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Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10339808

Railway to the moon, by Glen M. Kidder

Author:
Kidder, Glen M. 1913-  Search this
Subject:
Mount Washington Cog Railway  Search this
Physical description:
184 p. illus., ports. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1969
1969]
Call number:
TF688.M92 K46
TF688.M92K46
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_2719

Mountain-climbing trains, by John H. Ackerman

Author:
Ackerman, John H  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 110 p. illus. 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1969
[1969]
Topic:
Rack-railroads--Juvenile literature  Search this
Call number:
TF684 .A18
TF684.A18
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1823

Our Lady of the Mountains, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Unknown  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: limestone (?), marble; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by St. Matthews Church 9 Jefferson Road Whitefield New Hampshire 03598
Located Our Lady of the Mountain Church Route 302, east of Base Road to Cog Railway Carroll New Hampshire
Topic:
Religion--New Testament--Mary  Search this
Religion--New Testament--Christ  Search this
Control number:
IAS NH000163
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_328991

Bryson Jones Travelogue: Lure of the West ca. 1935

Creator:
R. Bryson Jones  Search this
Physical description:
3 reels (5,128 ft.) sil. b&w. 35mm archival original/preservation
3 videoreels (1 hr. 9 min.) sil. b&w one inch master
3 videocassettes (1 hr. 9 min.) sil. b&w betacamSP $3 master
3 videocassettes (1 hr. 9 min.) sil. b&w 1/2 inch VHS reference
1 reel (675 ft.) sil. b&w 16mm reference of reel 2
Culture:
Navajo Indians  Search this
Hopi  Search this
Americans  Search this
Apache Indians (identification uncertain)  Search this
Taos Indians  Search this
Zuni ?  Search this
Indians of North America Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
North America
Phillipsburg (Kansas)
Black Hills (South Dakota)
Chelly, Canyon de (Ariz.)
California
Date:
1935
ca 1935
Topic:
United States  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1995.11.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219489

Train descending Pike's Peak, on the famous Cog Railway. 12401 Interpositive

Topic:
COLORADO
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Photographer:
White, C. W.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3 3/4" x 7")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Colorado
Pike's Peak
Date:
1904
Local Numbers:
RSN 7062

Video number 06001
General:
Similar to RSN 1107.
Currently stored in box 1.2.7 [22].
Collection Restrictions:
Researchers should view the positive videodisc image first or locate the image in SIRIS on the World Wide Web. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center.

A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment.,Contact David Haberstich, 633-3721.

Digital image files linked to item-level records in SIRIS Webpac.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mountains -- Colorado  Search this
Railroads -- Colorado  Search this
Trains -- Colorado  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref16349

Shovelling out the famous Cog Railway, 2,000 ft. below the summit, Pike's Peak. 12404 Interpositive

Topic:
COLORADO
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Photographer:
White, C. W.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3 3/4" x 7")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Colorado
Pike's Peak
Date:
1904
Local Numbers:
RSN 7066

Video number 06005
General:
Similar to RSN 1112.
Currently stored in box 1.2.7 [22].
Collection Restrictions:
Researchers should view the positive videodisc image first or locate the image in SIRIS on the World Wide Web. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center.

A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment.,Contact David Haberstich, 633-3721.

Digital image files linked to item-level records in SIRIS Webpac.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Mountains -- Colorado  Search this
Railroads -- Colorado  Search this
Snow -- Colorado  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref16353

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