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Railroad Travel in the Early

Collection Collector:
Watkins, J. Elfreth (John Elfreth), 1852-1903  Search this
Collection Creator:
White, John H., 1933-  Search this
Container:
Box 78, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1890s
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:
John H. White, Jr. Railroad Reference Collection, ca. 1830-1980, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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John H. White, Jr. Railroad Reference Collection
John H. White, Jr. Railroad Reference Collection / Series 4: Railroad Companies and Lines
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84910b381-4923-44c3-b383-b44347467064
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0523-ref968

The Mexican / Railway / Vera Cruz Route booklet]

Photographer:
Brehme, Hugo  Search this
Creator:
Holmes, Burton, 1870-1958  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 9" x 8".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Maps
Place:
Vera Cruz (Mexico)
Mexico
Scope and Contents:
Undated. Booklet illustrated with reproductions of photographs, including work by Hugo Brehme and Burton Holmes ("from Ewing Galloway". With map, "The Mexican Railway Map and Connexions."
Local Numbers:
AC0060-0001225.tif (AC Scan No.: map, pp. 23-26)
Exhibitions Note:
Displayed in Archives Center exhibition, "Americans Experience Mexico," Sept. 1-Nov. 30, 2010; Craig Orr, curator.
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.
Topic:
Railroads  Search this
Railroad travel  Search this
Genre/Form:
Maps
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Geographical Categories: Mexico, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Geographical Categories: Mexico
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Geographical Categories: Mexico / Railroads
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8953d38c5-16ce-43e3-9deb-8d0a6e216a2e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-02-mexico-ref531

MEXICAN CENTRAL RAILWAY [timetable]

Publisher:
Mexican Central Railway  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 8-1/2" x 3-3/4" (folded size).)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Maps
Timetables
Scope and Contents:
Folding railroad timetable with map and tourist information, including text, color images, etc., ca. 1885.
Local Numbers:
AC0060-0001234.tif (AC Scan No.)
Exhibitions Note:
Displayed in Archives Center exhibition, "Americans Experience Mexico," Sept. 1-Nov. 30, 2010; Craig Orr, curator.
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.
Topic:
Tourism -- Mexico  Search this
Railroad travel  Search this
Mexico -- 19th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Maps -- 1880-1940
Timetables
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Geographical Categories: Mexico, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Geographical Categories: Mexico
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Geographical Categories: Mexico / Railroads
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d44e7b3a-d897-4e21-8266-39cde2af5bf8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-02-mexico-ref538

[Pullman car sleeping compartment : photoprint]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (9.7" x 7.8")
Container:
Box 3, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
circa 1935
Scope and Contents:
Three women in sleeping compartment, showing bunk bed and door to lavatory. Caption: "Compartment made up for night occupancy. Door at right is wardrobe. The door next to it open[s?] into enclosed toilet and lavatory."
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000010 (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
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:
Railroad passenger cars  Search this
Railroad cars  Search this
Bunk beds  Search this
beds  Search this
Railroad travel  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 7: Photographs / Passengers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep835fc5129-67d6-46d7-952f-07af757bcb0c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref633

[Porters preparing bed in Pullman Sleeper : photoprint]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (8.3" x 10.1")
Culture:
African Americans -- Railroad employees  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Circa 1940-1950
Arrangement:
In box 3, folder 21.
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000001 (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
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:
Railroad travel  Search this
African American railroad employees  Search this
Porters  Search this
Railroads -- Employees  Search this
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 5: Personnel Records / Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep899ef9b58-5ef9-4812-a6b8-21e1cf701b25
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref634

[Pullman porters : photoprint]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Sponsor:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (8.1" x 10.0")
Culture:
African Americans -- 1930-1940  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Circa 1940
Scope and Contents:
Left to right: Conductor D. R. Stump, Attendant A. Batac, Porter L. Garner, Porter W. T. Bratton, Attendant H. H. Sewell, Porter C. Merritt, Porter W. Whitley, L. B. Walters, S. Claughton, and W. Williams. Acme news pictures Division of NEA Service, Inc. Tribune Tower, Chicago 11, ILL.
Arrangement:
In box 3, folder 18.
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000003 (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
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:
Railroad travel  Search this
Porters  Search this
Railroads -- Employees  Search this
African American railroad employees  Search this
African Americans -- Railroad employees  Search this
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 5: Personnel Records / Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep86c039cdf-aa2c-499b-ab4e-c06b585be8ac
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref638

[Pullman lounge car : photoprint]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Sponsor:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (9.3" x 7.5")
Culture:
African Americans -- 1930-1940  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Circa 1940
Scope and Contents:
Men and a woman sitting in a lounge car; African American waiter.
Arrangement:
In box ?, folder ?.
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000006 (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
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:
Railroad travel  Search this
Porters  Search this
Railroads -- Employees  Search this
African American railroad employees  Search this
African Americans -- Railroad employees  Search this
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 7: Photographs / Employees
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep841f463f7-627e-42bf-9e2f-6c0a35b962b8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref641

[Pullman porters and conductor on train platform: photoprint]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Sponsor:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (9.4" x 7.8")
Container:
Box 3, Folder 6
Culture:
African Americans -- 1930-1940  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
circa 1940
Scope and Contents:
A Pullman porter, attendant, and conductor standing on the platform next to a train.
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000007 (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
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:
Railroad travel  Search this
Porters  Search this
Railroads -- Employees  Search this
African American railroad employees  Search this
African Americans -- Railroad employees  Search this
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 7: Photographs / Passengers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b6a52578-70f1-4111-bfd1-beefeac7c19b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref642

[Man wearing a bathrobe in a Pullman sleeping car lavatory: photoprint]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (8.9" x 7.0")
Container:
Box 3, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
Circa 1945
Scope and Contents:
A Pullman porter, attendant, and conductor standing on the platform next to a train.
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000009 (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
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:
Railroad travel  Search this
Bathrooms  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1940-1950 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 7: Photographs / Passengers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep876291e5d-8997-406b-825a-f58c165b87d2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref644

[Three women and a man playing cards in adjoining railcar compartments: photoprint]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (9.1" x 7.2")
Container:
Box 3, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
Circa 1935
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000011.tif (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
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:
Railroad cars  Search this
Railroad travel  Search this
Card games  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 7: Photographs / Passengers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8689d9aa5-fe1e-4dec-b633-172ec690845c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref645

Pullman's [sic] Palace Car Company / Private cars for tourists, sportsmen, theatrical people, etc.: [advertisement]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (approx. 9.9" x 6.4")
Container:
Box 3, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Advertisements
Date:
1886
Scope and Contents:
Includes listing of the general officers, division superintendents and assistant superintendents. Describes private car amenities and includes a floor plan.
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000013.tif (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
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:
Railroad car builders  Search this
Railroad travel  Search this
Railroad cars  Search this
Genre/Form:
Advertisements
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 7: Photographs / Passengers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep865db5c25-6b2e-4fd9-80a8-fd0b65ebd0c4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref646

[Pullman U. S. Army Medical Dept rail car, exterior: photoprint]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3.9" x 9.5")
Container:
Box 3, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
circa 1916
Scope and Contents:
World War I hospital rail car.
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000017 (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
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:
Railroad travel  Search this
Hospital trains  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1920-1930 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 7: Photographs / Passengers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep86244b06a-77a9-4995-aa8a-df82cd3a472a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref650

[Pullman Hospital rail car, exterior: photoprint]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (7.5" x 9.3")
Container:
Box 3, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
circa 1916
Scope and Contents:
World War I hospital rail car.
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000018 (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
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:
Railroad travel  Search this
Hospital trains  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1920-1930 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 7: Photographs / Passengers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84581e05c-0512-46e0-a08b-8ecde4cfd46e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref651

[Pullman Hospital rail car, interior: photoprint]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (7.4" x 9.3")
Container:
Box 3, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
circa 1916
Scope and Contents:
World War I hospital rail car with two rows of hospital beds
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000019 (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
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:
Railroad travel  Search this
Hospital trains  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1920-1930 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 7: Photographs / Passengers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep850fdf4f0-8b51-46bf-96b3-98419735bbc3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref652

[U. S. Army, Medical Department Train #1, cars 1-10: photoprint]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4.1" x 10.0")
Container:
Box 3, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
circa 1916
Scope and Contents:
World War I hospital train travelling in the distance.
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000020 (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
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:
Railroad travel  Search this
Hospital trains  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1920-1930 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 7: Photographs / Passengers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8dbded973-725b-4010-ae7a-67455c3a0b58
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref653

All Aboard For Heaven (All Aboard For Home Sweet Home) [sheet music]

Lyricist:
Rose, Billy  Search this
Composer:
Meyer, Joseph  Search this
Publisher:
Irving Berlin, Inc.  Search this
Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Type:
Archival materials
Sheet music
Scope and Contents:
Cover Illustration: Man with a bag and cane walking toward conductor who is calling, with a train in the background. Printed in red
Local Numbers:
03030028.tif (AC Scan No.: cover)
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Topic:
Railroads -- Employees  Search this
Railroad travel  Search this
Home  Search this
Conductors (Railroad)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sheet music
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 1: Transportation
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 1: Transportation / 1.7: Railroads / Railroads, Vocal Music, A-CH
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e15208d8-1afb-4883-ba33-2b029edb2af3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0300-s01-ref768

MEXICO / Mexican National R.R. / Laredo Route [color brochure and timetable]

Publisher:
Mexican National Railroad  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 8" x 4" (folded; approx. 23-3/4" x 23-1/2" unfolded).)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Maps
Timetables
Pamphlets
Place:
Laredo (Tex.)
Mexico
Scope and Contents:
Undated. Contains railroad timetables and a large map of Mexico when completely unfolded. Cover illustratioln includes Mexican and American symbols and flags.
Local Numbers:
AC0060-0001236.tif (AC Scan No.: cover only).
Exhibitions Note:
Displayed in Archives Center exhibition, "Americans Experience Mexico," Sept. 1-Nov. 30, 2010; Craig Orr, curator.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Gloves required with unprotected photographs.
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.
Topic:
Flags  Search this
Tourism -- Mexico  Search this
Railroad travel  Search this
Genre/Form:
Maps
Timetables
Pamphlets
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Geographical Categories: Mexico, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Geographical Categories: Mexico
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Geographical Categories: Mexico / Railroads
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep81fc06657-1ce1-40ee-84a6-6d137c9d10fa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-02-mexico-ref540

[African American waiter serving three women in Pullman car : photoprint]

Photographer:
Willming, Frank  Search this
Sponsor:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (10.1" x 8.2")
Culture:
African Americans -- 1930-1940  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
November 18, 1935
Scope and Contents:
Caption glued to print: "Sliding partitions between connecting double bedrooms permit this family to breakfast in negligee privacy." Waiter is African American, women are white. Stamped on verso: "FRANK WILLMING / COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHER / 154 E. ERIES ST. / SUP. 6064-6065 / CHICAGO, ILL."; "4092-41"; and "NOV. 18 1935".
Arrangement:
In box 3, folder 18.
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000002 (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
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.
Occupation:
Waiters  Search this
Topic:
Dining  Search this
African American waiters  Search this
Railroad travel  Search this
Porters  Search this
Railroads -- Employees  Search this
African American railroad employees  Search this
African Americans -- Railroad employees  Search this
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 5: Personnel Records / Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep86e5a4836-82d8-4f8f-9cb7-ec1dabd9dcd4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref635

Hampshire Pottery vase

Physical Description:
monochrome, blue (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 5 7/8 in; 12.7 cm x 14.9225 cm
Object Name:
Vase
Place made:
United States: New Hampshire, Keene
Credit Line:
Mrs. Marcus Benjamin
ID Number:
CE.379665
Catalog number:
379665
Accession number:
150313
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Art
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-db43-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_575647

Black Power Beira

Creator:
Wexelsen, J., photographer  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 2 MZ
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Mozambique
Mozambique, -- Sofala Province, -- Beira
Date:
[ca. 1907]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Black Power. Beira."
Additional printed text on recto reads: "Photo J. Wexelsen."
Manuscript and postage stamp on recto, postmark and address on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA MZ-47-05
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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 -- Africa  Search this
Human powered vehicles  Search this
Carriages and carts  Search this
Railroad travel  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA MZ 2012-001-1517
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 31: Mozambique (MZ)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7f1427bda-83fc-461e-b1d5-673a50a84a16
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref6752

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