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Hibiscus lavateroides Moric.

Min. Elevation:
200  Search this
Max. Elevation:
600  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
80 - Central America  Search this
Collector:
Antonio Molina Rosito  Search this
Albertina R. Molina  Search this
Place:
Rocky slopes along road to El Cajon hydroelectric power plant, vicinity of Sta. Cruz de Yojoa. Dept. Cortes., Cortés, Honduras, Central America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
1 May 1990
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Malvaceae
Published Name:
Hibiscus lavateroides Moric.
Barcode:
01214083
USNM Number:
3590705
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Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11172259

TVA : democracy on the march / by David E. Lilienthal

Author:
Lilienthal, David Eli 1899-1981  Search this
Subject:
Tennessee Valley Authority  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 248 p., 8 p. of plates : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Tennessee Valley
Date:
1944
C1944
Topic:
Hydroelectric power plants  Search this
Call number:
TK1425.M8 L72 1944
TK1425.M8L72 1944
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_374545

The Santa Ana River Hydroelectric System : report prepared for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District / Mark T. Swanson, David De Vries

Author:
Swanson, Mark T. 1952-  Search this
De Vries, David  Search this
United States Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District  Search this
Greenwood and Associates  Search this
Subject:
Santa Ana River Hydroelectric System (Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
v, 155 p. : ill., maps, plans ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
San Bernardino County
Date:
1994
Topic:
Hydroelectric power plants  Search this
Call number:
TK1424.C2 S93 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_588674

Estetik & ingenjörskonst : den svenska vattenkraftens arkitekturhistoria / Lasse Brunnström

Title:
Estetik och ingenjörskonst
Author:
Brunnström, Lasse  Search this
Physical description:
288 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sweden
Date:
2001
C2001
20th century
Topic:
Hydroelectric power plants  Search this
Architecture, Industrial  Search this
Architecture--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_671298

Mercury in the biogeochemical cycle : natural environments and hydroelectric reservoirs of Northern Québec (Canada) / Marc Lucotte ... [et al.], (eds.)

Author:
Lucotte, Marc 1956-  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 334 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Québec (Province)
Date:
1999
C1999
Topic:
Mercury--Environmental aspects  Search this
Mercury cycle (Biogeochemistry)  Search this
Hydroelectric power plants--Environmental aspects  Search this
Reservoir ecology  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_690886

Public power, private dams : the Hells Canyon High Dam controversy / Karl Boyd Brooks ; foreword by William Cronon

Author:
Brooks, Karl Boyd  Search this
Subject:
Idaho Power Company History  Search this
Physical description:
xxvii, 290 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., map ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Snake River (Wyo.-Wash.)
Hells Canyon (Idaho and Or.)
United States
Date:
2006
C2006
20th century
Topic:
Dams--Public opinion--History  Search this
Hydroelectric power plants--Political aspects--History  Search this
Environmental policy--History  Search this
Private companies--Privileges and immunities--History  Search this
Nature conservation--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_798226

Micrurus rondonianus

Preparation:
Ethanol
Sex:
Male
Type Status:
Paratype
Type Citation:
Roze, J. A. & da Silva, N. J. 1990. Bull. Maryland Herp. Soc. 26 (4): 170, figure 1.
Place:
Porto Velho, 52 km E of, Hydroelectric Power Plant of Samuel, Rondônia, Brazil, South America
Collection Date:
Dec 1988
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Squamata Elapidae
Published Name:
Micrurus rondonianus
Other Numbers:
Field Number : No Field Number
USNM Number:
304362
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Amphibians & Reptiles
Vertebrate Zoology
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Herpetology Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_6159002

Centrosema pubescens Benth.

Min. Elevation:
200  Search this
Max. Elevation:
600  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
80 - Central America  Search this
Collector:
Antonio Molina Rosito  Search this
Albertina R. Molina  Search this
Place:
Vine on thickets on rocky slopes along road to El Cajon hydroelectric power plant, vicinity of Sta. Cruz de Yojoa, Cortes, Honduras, Central America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Jan 1990
Common name:
flor de conchitas
Vallient Garçon.
Taxonomy:
Plantae Plantae Dicotyledonae Dicotyledonae Rosales Rosales Fabaceae Fabaceae Faboideae Faboideae
Published Name:
Centrosema pubescens Benth.
Bradburya schiedeana (Schltdl.) Rose
Barcode:
02335632
USNM Number:
3598858
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13634245

Nephrolepis biserrata (Sw.) Schott

Min. Elevation:
200  Search this
Max. Elevation:
600  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
80 - Central America  Search this
Collector:
Antonio Molina Rosito  Search this
Albertina R. Molina  Search this
Place:
Honduras, common on moist steep bank at edge of road to El Cajon Hydroelectric power plant, vicinity of Sta. Cruz de Yojoa, Dept. Cortes., Cortes, Honduras, Central America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Jan 1990
Common name:
Kakahue
giant sword fern
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Polypodiales Nephrolepidaceae
Published Name:
Nephrolepis biserrata (Sw.) Schott
Barcode:
01568846
USNM Number:
3590723
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Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12547850

Tithonia tubaeformis (Jacq.) Cass.

Min. Elevation:
200  Search this
Max. Elevation:
600  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
80 - Central America  Search this
Collector:
Antonio Molina Rosito  Search this
Albertina R. Molina  Search this
Place:
Abundant in orest and along road to El Cajón hydroelectric power plant, vicinity of Sta Cruz de Yojoa,Dept. Cortes, Cortes, Honduras, Central America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Jan 1990
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Asteroideae
Published Name:
Tithonia tubaeformis (Jacq.) Cass.
Barcode:
01767071
USNM Number:
3598862
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12795921

Teramnus uncinatus (L.) Sw.

Min. Elevation:
200  Search this
Max. Elevation:
600  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
80 - Central America  Search this
Collector:
Antonio Molina Rosito  Search this
Albertina R. Molina  Search this
Place:
Edge of road to El Cajon hydroelectric power plant, Vicinity of Sta. Cruz de Yojoa, Cortes, Honduras, Central America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Jan 1990
Common name:
cresta de gallo blanco
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Fabaceae Faboideae
Published Name:
Teramnus uncinatus (L.) Sw.
Barcode:
02337720
USNM Number:
3598859
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13636303

Desmodium distortum (Aubl.) J.F. Macbr.

Min. Elevation:
200  Search this
Max. Elevation:
600  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
80 - Central America  Search this
Collector:
Antonio Molina Rosito  Search this
Albertina R. Molina  Search this
Place:
Common in forest and along road to El Cajon hydroelectric power plant, vicinity of Sta. Cruz de Yojoa, Dept. Cortes, Cortes, Honduras, Central America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Jan 1990
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Fabaceae Faboideae
Published Name:
Desmodium distortum (Aubl.) J.F. Macbr.
Barcode:
02053504
USNM Number:
3598863
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Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13468817

Indigofera jamaicensis Spreng.

Min. Elevation:
200  Search this
Max. Elevation:
600  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
80 - Central America  Search this
Collector:
Antonio Molina Rosito  Search this
Albertina R. Molina  Search this
Place:
Common on rocky slopes along road to El Cajón hydroelectric power plant, vicinity of Sta. Cruz de Yojoa, Dept. Cortes, Cortes, Honduras, Central America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Jan 1990
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Fabaceae Faboideae
Published Name:
Indigofera jamaicensis Spreng.
Barcode:
02309665
USNM Number:
3598857
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Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13325344

Wigandia urens (Ruiz & Pav.) Kunth

Min. Elevation:
200  Search this
Max. Elevation:
600  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
80 - Central America  Search this
Collector:
Antonio Molina Rosito  Search this
Albertina R. Molina  Search this
Place:
Along road to El Cajón hydroelectric power plant vicinity of Sta. Cruz de Yojoa. Depart. Cortes., Cortés, Honduras, Central America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Jan 1990
Common name:
xtaa biiu'
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Solanales Hydrophyllaceae
Published Name:
Wigandia urens (Ruiz & Pav.) Kunth
Barcode:
03189957
USNM Number:
3598864
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Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14699638

Hydroelectrical power plant, Zongo Falls, Congo (Democratic Republic)

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1970
Scope and Contents:
"Zaire is estimated to hold 13 percent of the world's hydroelectrical potential. The largest site is the Inga hydroelectrical complex. Smaller plants provided electricity to primarly urban areas. These included complexes on the Inkisi River near Kinshasa, on the Tshopo River near Kisangani, on the Aruwimi River near Bunia, on the Ruzizi River supplying Bukavu and Burundi, and other smaller stations." [F. Scott Bobb, 1999: Historical Dictionary of Democratic Republic of Congo, The Scarecrow Press]. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon traveled to Africa from March 17, 1970 to July 17, 1970.
Local Numbers:
EENG-I-41, 37.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "Q 3 Zai. Zaire. Inkisi River, Zongo Falls. Hydroelectric station which provides electricity for Kinshasa. 5/1970. EE. neg.no. I-41, 37." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Industries  Search this
Aerial photography  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 04862
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref31942

Hydroelectrical power plant and waterfall on Inkisi River, Zongo Falls, Congo (Democratic Republic)

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1970
Scope and Contents:
"Zaire (Congo) is estimated to hold 13 percent of the world's hydroelectrical potential. The largest site is the Inga hydroelectrical complex. Smaller plants provided electricity to primarly urban areas. These included complexes on the Inkisi River near Kinshasa, on the Tshopo River near Kisangani, on the Aruwimi River near Bunia, on the Ruzizi River supplying Bukavu and Burundi, and other smaller stations." [F. Scott Bobb, 1999: Historical Dictionary of Democratic Republic of Congo, The Scarecrow Press]. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon traveled to Africa from March 17, 1970 to July 17, 1970.
Local Numbers:
EENG-I-41, 34.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "U 3 Zai. Zaire. Inkisi River, Zongo Falls. Hydroelectric station which provides electricity for Kinshasa. 5/1970. EE. neg.no. I-41, 34." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Industries  Search this
Aerial photography  Search this
Natural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 07622
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref34702

Hydroelectrical power plant and waterfall on Inkisi River, Zongo Falls, Congo (Democratic Republic)

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1970
Scope and Contents:
"Zaire (Congo) is estimated to hold 13 percent of the world's hydroelectrical potential. The largest site is the Inga hydroelectrical complex. Smaller plants provided electricity to primarly urban areas. These included complexes on the Inkisi River near Kinshasa, on the Tshopo River near Kisangani, on the Aruwimi River near Bunia, on the Ruzizi River supplying Bukavu and Burundi, and other smaller stations." [F. Scott Bobb, 1999: Historical Dictionary of Democratic Republic of Congo, The Scarecrow Press]. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon traveled to Africa from March 17, 1970 to July 17, 1970.
Local Numbers:
EENG-I-41, 35.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "U 3 Zai. Zaire. Inkisi River, Zongo Falls. Hydroelectric station which provides electricity for Kinshasa. 5/1970. EE. neg.no. I-41, 35." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Industries  Search this
Aerial photography  Search this
Natural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 07623
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref34703

Hydroelectrical power plant and waterfall on Inkisi River, Zongo Falls, Congo (Democratic Republic)

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1970
Scope and Contents:
"Zaire (Congo) is estimated to hold 13 percent of the world's hydroelectrical potential. The largest site is the Inga hydroelectrical complex. Smaller plants provided electricity to primarly urban areas. These included complexes on the Inkisi River near Kinshasa, on the Tshopo River near Kisangani, on the Aruwimi River near Bunia, on the Ruzizi River supplying Bukavu and Burundi, and other smaller stations." [F. Scott Bobb, 1999: Historical Dictionary of Democratic Republic of Congo, The Scarecrow Press]. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon traveled to Africa from March 17, 1970 to July 17, 1970.
Local Numbers:
EENG-I-42a, 3.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "U 3 Zai. Zaire. Inkisi River. Zongo waterfall. 5/1970. EE. neg.no. I-42a, 37." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Industries  Search this
Aerial photography  Search this
Natural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 07626
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref34706

Hydroelectrical power plant and waterfall on Inkisi River, Zongo Falls, Congo (Democratic Republic)

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1970
Scope and Contents:
"Zaire (Congo) is estimated to hold 13 percent of the world's hydroelectrical potential. The largest site is the Inga hydroelectrical complex. Smaller plants provided electricity to primarly urban areas. These included complexes on the Inkisi River near Kinshasa, on the Tshopo River near Kisangani, on the Aruwimi River near Bunia, on the Ruzizi River supplying Bukavu and Burundi, and other smaller stations." [F. Scott Bobb, 1999: Historical Dictionary of Democratic Republic of Congo, The Scarecrow Press]. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon traveled to Africa from March 17, 1970 to July 17, 1970.
Local Numbers:
EENG-I-42a, 4.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
Typed index card reads, "U 3 Zai. Zaire. Inkisi River. Zongo waterfalls. 5/1970. EE. neg.no. I-42a, 4." The card was written in 1977-79 by Archives staff using source provided by photographer.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Industries  Search this
Aerial photography  Search this
Natural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 07627
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref34707

The river after the hydroelectrical power plant, Zongo Falls, Congo (Democratic Republic)

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1970
Scope and Contents:
"Zaire is estimated to hold 13 percent of the world's hydroelectrical potential. The largest site is the Inga hydroelectrical complex. Smaller plants provided electricity to primarly urban areas. These included complexes on the Inkisi River near Kinshasa, on the Tshopo River near Kisangani, on the Aruwimi River near Bunia, on the Ruzizi River supplying Bukavu and Burundi, and other smaller stations." [F. Scott Bobb, 1999: Historical Dictionary of Democratic Republic of Congo, The Scarecrow Press]. This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon traveled to Africa from March 17, 1970 to July 17, 1970.
Local Numbers:
EENG-I-41, 32.
General:
Title source: Index card based on photographer's notes.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Industries  Search this
Aerial photography  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Negatives
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EENG 09065
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref36143

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