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Dams

Collection Creator:
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 29, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1936-1944
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original papers requires an appointment. Access to audiovisual recording with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Ben Shahn papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Ben Shahn papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-shahben-ref1357

The Battle of the Dams

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Sun, 01 Nov 1998 05:00:00 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_6c39795cab4a04eeb8062f7dc22da093

The Environmental Price of Dams

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 19:20:20 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_66a73074793f57880ea25e71ef6d1cab

Dams Removed On Washington State River

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:00:06 +0000
Topic:
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_c451bc8781cef06a2ae9a8577c2b068c

A Link Between Dams and Earthquakes?

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 03 Feb 2009 13:30:21 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_0eff1d4096c75341a945e3cfb06d765f

Photographs of Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Dams

Collection Creator:
Constable, W. G. (William George), 1887-1976  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1940-1960
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and closed to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The W.G. Constable papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
W.G. Constable papers, 1905-1983, bulk 1920-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-conswmgp-ref742

Landscape with dam

Maker:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/8 in x 7 3/8 in; 21.2725 cm x 18.7325 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Subject:
Dams  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Jacqueline Hoffmire
ID Number:
PG.66.21.17
Catalog number:
66.21.17
Accession number:
263090
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Titian Ramsey Peale Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1403370

Landscape with dam

Maker:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 5/8 in x 8 7/8 in; 19.3675 cm x 22.5425 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Subject:
Dams  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Jacqueline Hoffmire
ID Number:
PG.66.21.18
Catalog number:
66.21.18
Accession number:
263090
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Titian Ramsey Peale Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1403371

Boulder Dam no. 2

Artist:
Adrian D. Clem, born Keyser, WV 1906-died Sarasota, FL 1977  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
22 x 16 1/4 in. (55.9 x 41.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1934
Topic:
Landscape\Nevada  Search this
Architecture\industry\Boulder Dam  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from D.C. Public Library
Object number:
1967.72.326
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.72.326

Nevada Spillway (Boulder Dam)

Artist:
Adrian D. Clem, born Keyser, WV 1906-died Sarasota, FL 1977  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
22 x 16 1/4 in. (55.9 x 41.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1934
Topic:
Landscape\Nevada  Search this
Architecture\industry\Boulder Dam  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from D.C. Public Library
Object number:
1967.72.327
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.72.327

Roosevelt Dam, before entombment in concrete monolith, Arizona

Artist:
Martin Stupich, born Milwaukee, WI 1949  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 14 5/8 x 18 5/8 in. (37.0 x 47.3 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1988, printed 2008
Topic:
Landscape\Arizona\Roosevelt Dam  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by David S. Purvis
Object number:
2009.8.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1988/2008, Martin Stupich
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2009.8.2

Whoops—Dams and Reservoirs Release Tons of Greenhouse Gases

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:47:55 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_30c1b6b0bb61afa2e91edec38a188064

Nevada Spill Way, Boulder Dam, Nev.

Artist:
Adrian D. Clem, born Keyser, WV 1906-died Sarasota, FL 1977  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
24 x 19 in. (61.0 x 48.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Landscape\Nevada  Search this
Architecture\industry\Boulder Dam  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.74
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.74

Boulder Dam. 2

Artist:
Adrian D. Clem, born Keyser, WV 1906-died Sarasota, FL 1977  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 21 1/8 x 16 3/8 in. (53.8 x 41.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1934
Topic:
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project  Search this
Architecture\industry\Boulder Dam  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.114
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.114

Coulee Dam, Washington, July 17

Artist:
Ingeborg Gerdes, born Merseburg, Germany 1938  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1980
Topic:
Architecture\bridge  Search this
Landscape\season\summer  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\waterwork  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\Grand Coulee Dam  Search this
Landscape\Washington\Grand Coulee  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.590
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1980, Ingeborg Gerdes
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.590

Bombus unidentified

Collector:
P. Schafer  Search this
Preparation:
Pinned
Prep Count:
1
Stage:
Adult
Place:
Horoman Dam, [Not Stated], Hokkaido, Japan
Collection Date:
30 Jun 1976
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Taxonomy:
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apidae Apinae
Published Name:
Bombus unidentified
Barcode:
USNMENT01053921
USNM Number:
USNMENT1053921
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Specimen Inventory
Entomology
Data Source:
NMNH - Entomology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhentomology_11398075
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Bombus unidentified

Collector:
P. Schafer  Search this
Preparation:
Pinned
Prep Count:
1
Stage:
Adult
Place:
Horoman Dam, [Not Stated], Hokkaido, Japan
Collection Date:
30 Jun 1976
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Taxonomy:
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apidae Apinae
Published Name:
Bombus unidentified
Barcode:
USNMENT01054238
USNM Number:
USNMENT1054238
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Specimen Inventory
Entomology
Data Source:
NMNH - Entomology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhentomology_11398082
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Blasting Rock in Black Canyon, Boulder Dam, Nevada

Artist:
Adrian D. Clem, born Keyser, WV 1906-died Sarasota, FL 1977  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
21 1/2 x 16 in. (54.6 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Landscape\Nevada  Search this
Architecture\industry\Boulder Dam  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.56
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.56

Dam and bridge, possibly Washington Aqueduct

Maker:
Peale, Titian Ramsay  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 7/8 in x 9 3/4 in; 20.0025 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Subject:
Dams  Search this
Bridges  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Jacqueline Hoffmire
ID Number:
PG.66.25A.65
Catalog number:
66.25A.65
Accession number:
263090
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Titian Ramsey Peale Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1815856

certified proof

Issuing authority:
U.S. Department of the Treasury  Search this
Treasurer of the United States:
Gilfillan, James  Search this
Register of the Treasury:
Scofield, Glenni William  Search this
Issuing bank:
National Bank of Beaver Dam  Search this
Allegorical scene:
Allegorical Scenes  Search this
Manufacturer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 8 in; 34.29 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
certified proof
Object Type:
Exchange Medium
Currency, US
Certified Proof
National Currency
Face
Place issued:
United States: Wisconsin, Beaver Dam
Plate date:
1865-03-10
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteers
Subject:
NNC-Certified Proofs-Face-WI-box 1  Search this
ID Number:
NU.297219.044436
Catalog number:
297219.044436
Accession number:
297219
Bank charter number:
851
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1508026
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