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American Public Works Association "Top Ten Public Works Projects of the Century -- 1900-2000" Nominations

Creator:
American Public Works Association.  Search this
Stine, Jeffrey K.  Search this
Source:
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.  Search this
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Former owner:
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.  Search this
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Extent:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Articles
Photographs
Brochures
Questionnaires
Videocassettes
Date:
1999-2000.
Scope and Contents note:
Nominations for awards in the "Top Ten Public Works Projects of the Twentieth Century, 1900-2000" competition. The nominations included such things as project brochures, photographs, video cassettes, articles, written histories, and other miscellaneous items submitted to support the individual cases.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical/Historical note:
In 1999 the American Public Works Association and its Public Works Historical Society developed a program to honor the ten most outstanding public works projects of the 20th Century. Nominations were invited for public works projects completed within Canada, the United States or its territories, sponsored by a public agency, and made available to the public during the 20th century.
Provenance:
Originally collected for the Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering's reference collection, by curator Jeffrey Stine. Stine donated the collection to the Archives Center in 2007.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.,Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
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:
Public works  Search this
Genre/Form:
Articles
Photographs -- 20th century
Brochures
Questionnaires
Videocassettes
Citation:
American Public Works Association "Top Ten Public Works Projects of the Century - 1900-2000" Nominations, 1999-2000, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0983
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0983

Temporary residence of Simon and Phoebe Ottenberg, Public Works department, Afikpo Village-Group, Nigeria

Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Igbo (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Nigeria
Date:
1951-1953
Scope and Contents:
This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from December 1951 to March 1953.
Original title reads, "Residence of Simon and Phoebe Ottenberg, Public Works department, Afikpo, on hill where the afikpo Government Secondary School is being built. Used the entire 1952-1953 field trip. Used before by 'Farney', the British engineer in charge of the project. He has moved into one of the just finished teacher's quarters." [Ottenberg field research notes, O Series, December 1951-March 1953].
Local Numbers:
O-167/1951-1953

EEPA 2000-070147
General:
Title source: Dr. Simon Ottenberg, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
Other Archival Materials:
Simon Ottenberg Papers are located at the National Anthropological Archives, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.
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:
Architecture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.2000-007, Item EEPA 2000-007-0147
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Simon Ottenberg photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2000-007-ref655

Temporary residence of Simon and Phoebe Ottenberg, Public Works department, Afikpo Village-Group, Nigeria

Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Igbo (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Nigeria
Date:
1951-1953
Scope and Contents:
This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from December 1951 to March 1953.
Original title reads, "Residence of Simon and Phoebe Ottenberg, Public Works department, Afikpo, on hill where the afikpo Government Secondary School is being built. Used the entire 1952-1953 field trip. Used before by 'Farney', the British engineer in charge of the project. He has moved into one of the just finished teacher's quarters." [Ottenberg field research notes, O Series, December 1951-March 1953].
Local Numbers:
O-168/1951-1953

EEPA 2000-070148
General:
Title source: Dr. Simon Ottenberg, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
Other Archival Materials:
Simon Ottenberg Papers are located at the National Anthropological Archives, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.
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:
Architecture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.2000-007, Item EEPA 2000-007-0148
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Simon Ottenberg photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2000-007-ref656

Old Chevrolet of Simon and Phoebe Ottenberg, Public Works department, Afikpo Village-Group, Nigeria

Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Ottenberg, Simon  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Culture:
Igbo (African people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Nigeria
Date:
1951-1953
Scope and Contents:
This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from December 1951 to March 1953.
Original title reads, "Residence of Simon and Phoebe Ottenberg, Public Works department, Afikpo, on hill where the afikpo Government Secondary School is being built. Used the entire 1952-1953 field trip. Carport and our old Chevrolet, next to our home." [Ottenberg field research notes, O Series, December 1951-March 1953].
Local Numbers:
O-169/1951-1953

EEPA 2000-070149
General:
Title source: Dr. Simon Ottenberg, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.
Other Archival Materials:
Simon Ottenberg Papers are located at the National Anthropological Archives, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.
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:
Transportation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Identifier:
EEPA.2000-007, Item EEPA 2000-007-0149
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Simon Ottenberg photographs
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-2000-007-ref657

Public Works of Art Project by Edward Bruce, Advisory Committee to the Treasury on Fine Arts

Collection Creator:
Cahill, Holger, 1887-1960  Search this
Container:
Reel 5291, Frame 0199-0204
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
January 17, 1934
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Holger Cahill 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:
Holger Cahill papers, 1910-1993, bulk 1910-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Holger Cahill papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cahiholg-ref829

Public Works

Collection Creator:
Antonakos, Stephen, 1926-2013  Search this
Container:
Box 23, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1973-2011
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Use of archival born-digital records with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Stephen Antonakos 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:
Stephen Antonakos papers, 1932-2014, bulk 1960-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Stephen Antonakos papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-antostep-ref559

Public Works - Dams, Reservoirs, and Storage

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 5-6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1843-1926
Scope and Contents note:
Also covers aqueducts. Documentation on municipal infrastructure components. Select titles: The Water Tower of the Falls of Niagra (1890). Kewanee System of Water Suppy covering pneumatic systems for small and large scale solutions (undated). Illustrated and Descriptive Account of the Main Dams and Dikes of teh Ashokan Reservoir, Brown Station, NY (undated). The Romance of Water and Power (1926). The Water Works of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, Obispado Distributing Reservoir (undated). Hetch Hetchy Water Supply (1925). Loose illustrations, B&W and color, depicting public works projects.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Waterworks, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Waterworks
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-waterworks-ref29

Fifty years of public work of Sir Henry Cole, K.C.B., accounted for in his deeds, speeches and writings

Author:
Cole, Henry Sir 1808-1882  Search this
Cole, Alan S (Alan Summerly) 1846-1934  Search this
Cole, Henrietta  Search this
Subject:
Cole, Henry 1808-1882  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. front. (port.) illus., plates (1 col.) fold. facsim., fold. form (in pocket) 23 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1884
Call number:
DA565.C64 A4X 1884
DA565.C64A4X 1884
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_269737

180336 Public Works Administration

Collection Creator::
United States National Museum  Search this
Container:
Box 6 of 8
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T91021, United States National Museum, Records
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fat91021-refidd1e1919

Public Works Administration

Collection Creator::
United States National Museum  Search this
Container:
Box 6 of 8
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession T91021, United States National Museum, Records
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fat91021-refidd1e1955

On Public Works

Collection Creator:
Antonakos, Stephen, 1926-2013  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 41
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1980s-2001
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Use of archival born-digital records with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Stephen Antonakos 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:
Stephen Antonakos papers, 1932-2014, bulk 1960-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Stephen Antonakos papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-antostep-ref749

"Large Public Works"

Collection Creator:
Finkel, Bruria, 1932-  Search this
Extent:
2 electronic discs (cd)
1 electronic discs (dvd)
Container:
Box 13, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
electronic discs (cd)
electronic discs (dvd)
Date:
circa 1990-circa 2012
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Bruria Finkel 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:
Bruria Finkel papers, 1953-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Bruria Finkel papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-finkbrur-ref367

Public Works Commission

Collection Creator:
Goulet, Lorrie, 1925-  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 28
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1970s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Lorrie Goulet 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:
Lorrie Goulet papers, 1931-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lorrie Goulet papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-goullorr-ref84

Jun Kaneko, Public Works

Collection Creator:
Susanne Hilberry Gallery  Search this
Hilberry, Susanne, 1943-2015  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1980-1999
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Susanne Hilberry Gallery records 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:
Susanne Hilberry Gallery records, 1964-2017, bulk 1976-2016. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Susanne Hilberry Gallery records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-susahilb-ref27

Public Works Historical Society

Collection Creator:
Kranzberg, Melvin, Dr., 1917-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 174, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Collection stored off-site. Contact repository for details.
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:
Melvin Kranzberg Papers, 1934-1988, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Melvin Kranzberg Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0266-ref2769

Board of Public Works: Cluss, Board of Public Works

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation  Search this
Container:
Box 7 of 59
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-225, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation, Building Files
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Building Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa06-225-refidd1e6298

Board of Public Works: Cluss, Board of Public Works / Shepherd

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation  Search this
Container:
Box 7 of 59
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-225, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation, Building Files
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Building Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa06-225-refidd1e6347

Board of Public Works: Cluss, Board of Public Works testimony

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation  Search this
Container:
Box 7 of 59
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-225, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation, Building Files
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Building Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa06-225-refidd1e6359

Public Works of Art Competition

Collection Creator:
National Society of Mural Painters (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 60
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1939-1940
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The National Society of Mural Painters records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as posessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
National Society of Mural Painters records, 1895 - circa 2007. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Society of Mural Painters records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-natimurp-ref131

Public Works of Art Project

Collection Creator:
Park, Marlene, 1931-  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 44
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1981
1934
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research materials on New Deal art 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:
Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research material on New Deal art, circa 1974-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research materials on New Deal Art
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-parkmarl-ref401

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