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U.S. Treasury Building, guarding millions upon millions in coin and notes. [Active no. 5607 : stereo interpositive.]

Topic:
WASHINGTON TOUR
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Names:
United States. Department of the Treasury  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5" x 8".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Scope and Contents:
15th St. and Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, showing Treasury Building and street with people, horses and wagons, and automobiles. Mrs. Marion L. Polli believes the figures shown at lower left include her parents, John Marion Bishop (with suitcase) and Olive Mae Bond, on their honeymoon, spring 1919 (telephone conversation and subsequent letter to DEH, 9/10/93). Mrs. Polli saw the photograph reproduced on the cover of WEEKEND, a Washingon Post magazine section.
High-angle view of State Dept., with trolleys, automobiles, and pedestrians carrying umbrellas in the street.
Local Numbers:
91-4033 (OPPS Neg.)

91-9824 (OPPS Neg.)

RSN 20554
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.10 [29].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. 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 the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Public buildings -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Architecture -- Neoclassical  Search this
Automobiles -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Buildings -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Monuments -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Washington Monument (Washington, D.C.) -- 1900-1910  Search this
Streetcars -- Washington (D.C.)  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.
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 20551-20654
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep82d8f462a-1774-466a-a099-e8760b5ed316
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref26831

Bills for Books and Suplies Purchased by the Superintendent of Education and by Teachers

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Oct. 1869–May 1870
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commerical use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org .
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M1056, Subseries 8.4
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Records of the Superintendent of Education for the District of Columbia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872
Records of the Superintendent of Education for the District of Columbia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1872 / Series 8: Records Relating to School Buildings, Grounds, and Supplies
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io3be81f69c-c65e-42f4-b876-f2ace832f84b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m1056-ref48
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History of Federal Construction Work since the World War

Creator:
Yasko, Karel, 1911-1985  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1933
Scope and Contents:
One 120 page typescript draft of essay entitled "History of Federal Construction Work Since the World War" describing in detail all federal construction under the Public Buildings Act of 1926. The essay is divided into sections by fiscal year from 1926 through 1931, with descriptions of appropriations and federal acts for each year. Other sections of the essay include description of prior federal construction plans for Washington, D.C., and architectural descriptions and budgets for authorized and planned public buildings. Essay is accompanied by one page handwritten note which dates the last page to March 1, 1933.
Provenance:
Donated 2017 by Pamela Scott. Scott received the document from Karel Yasko, a GSA architect appointed under John F. Kennedy.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Function:
Public buildings -- Washington (D.C.)
Identifier:
AAA.yaskkare
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91d7da218-a6c2-4ca0-aa15-9568a31b1732
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-yaskkare

United States Department of Agriculture Building Construction Glass Plate Negatives

Sponsor:
United States. Department of Agriculture  Search this
Collector:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry  Search this
Extent:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1906-1907.
Summary:
The collection contains thirty-three glass plate negatives documenting the construction of Laboratory A and B of the Department of Agriculture building in the early 1900s.
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of glass plate negatives documenting the construction of the Department of Agriculture building in Washington, D.C. All of the glass plate negatives date from approximately 1906 to 1907 and are arranged in chronological order.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into one series.

Series 1: Glass Plate Negatives, 1906-1907
Historical:
The United States Department of Agriculture (informally the Agriculture Department or USDA) is the United States federal executive department responsible for developing and executing U.S. federal government policy on farming, agriculture, and food. It aims to meet the needs of farmers and ranchers, promote agricultural trade and production, work to assure food safety, protect natural resources, foster rural communities and end hunger in the United States and abroad.
Provenance:
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research and 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. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply.
Topic:
Public buildings -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Construction -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Architecture -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass -- 1900-1910
Citation:
United States Department of Agriculture Building Construction Photographs, 1906-1907, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1096
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United States Department of Agriculture Building Construction Glass Plate Negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f86d6be9-84d1-4493-b7e7-18397abc9370
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1096
Online Media:

Robert Mills : America's first architect / John M. Bryan

Author:
Bryan, John Morrill  Search this
Mills, Robert 1781-1855  Search this
Subject:
Mills, Robert 1781-1855  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 330 pages : illustrations (some color), plans, portraits ; 28 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2001
Topic:
Architects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1073490

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