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District Water Power

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
Lapel Pin
Subject:
Environmental Movement  Search this
ID Number:
2003.0014.0734
Accession number:
2003.0014
Catalog number:
2003.0014.0734
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Environmental Buttons
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-a7fe-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1284926

Domestic Water Motor Fan, ca. 1890

Measurements:
overall: 13 7/8 in x 10 in x 6 3/4 in; 35.2425 cm x 25.4 cm x 17.145 cm
overall-from catalog card: 14 in x 10 in x 7 in; 35.56 cm x 25.4 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Fan, Water-Powered
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
ca 1890
Credit Line:
Gift of Leonard J. P. Lentz, Baltimore, Maryland
ID Number:
MC.318188
Catalog number:
318188
Accession number:
233059
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-9bbf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847002

Bodwell Water Power Company (Old Towne, Maine)

Collection Creator:
Lockwood Greene Engineers, Incorporated  Search this
Lockwood-Greene Company  Search this
Whitman, David  Search this
Greene, Stephen  Search this
Lockwood, Amos  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 243
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1898
Scope and Contents note:
No. of sheets: 26
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use. One film is tored at an off-site facility and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow. 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.
Collection Citation:
Lockwood Greene Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Lockwood-Greene Records
Lockwood-Greene Records / Series 1: Project Drawings, Renderings, and Plans
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e5fea1d9-69e7-4d35-9d51-b6b76b648ce5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1113-ref415

960, May's Landing Water Power Company (May's Landing, New Jersey)

Collection Creator:
Lockwood Greene Engineers, Incorporated  Search this
Lockwood-Greene Company  Search this
Whitman, David  Search this
Greene, Stephen  Search this
Lockwood, Amos  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 870
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1916
Scope and Contents note:
No. of sheets: 13
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use. One film is tored at an off-site facility and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow. 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.
Collection Citation:
Lockwood Greene Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Lockwood-Greene Records
Lockwood-Greene Records / Series 1: Project Drawings, Renderings, and Plans
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c4c436f3-f05e-460a-b603-5a96db794dd2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1113-ref1673

Paces Bridge Water Power (Chatham County, North Carolina)

Collection Creator:
Lockwood Greene Engineers, Incorporated  Search this
Lockwood-Greene Company  Search this
Whitman, David  Search this
Greene, Stephen  Search this
Lockwood, Amos  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 380
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
No. of sheets: 1
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use. One film is tored at an off-site facility and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow. 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.
Collection Citation:
Lockwood Greene Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Lockwood-Greene Records
Lockwood-Greene Records / Series 1: Project Drawings, Renderings, and Plans
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8783b0f62-9402-4fe1-936a-6756f3dffa26
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1113-ref797

233, Spray Water Power Company (Spray, North Carolina)

Collection Creator:
Lockwood Greene Engineers, Incorporated  Search this
Lockwood-Greene Company  Search this
Whitman, David  Search this
Greene, Stephen  Search this
Lockwood, Amos  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 383
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1907
Scope and Contents note:
No. of sheets: 17
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use. One film is tored at an off-site facility and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow. 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.
Collection Citation:
Lockwood Greene Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Lockwood-Greene Records
Lockwood-Greene Records / Series 1: Project Drawings, Renderings, and Plans
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d62bd48c-b892-4c31-954d-938c4e69ca72
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1113-ref811

673, Lockhart Water Power Company

Collection Creator:
Lockwood Greene Engineers, Incorporated  Search this
Lockwood-Greene Company  Search this
Whitman, David  Search this
Greene, Stephen  Search this
Lockwood, Amos  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 625
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use. One film is tored at an off-site facility and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow. 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.
Collection Citation:
Lockwood Greene Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Lockwood-Greene Records
Lockwood-Greene Records / Series 1: Project Drawings, Renderings, and Plans
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e3c34fcf-903f-4f3a-a4fd-dcd2a7708dcd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1113-ref1197

The Evening Star: Water Power, Mains

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
See more items in:
Building Files
Building Files / Box 7
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa06-225-refidd1e6425

Report to the Boston Water Power Company

Collection Creator:
Boyden, Uriah A. (Uriah Atherton), 1804-1879  Search this
Francis, Joseph Sidney  Search this
Schultze, Bernhard  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 31
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. 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 rules may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply.
Collection Citation:
Uriah A. Boyden Papers, 1806-1879, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Uriah A. Boyden Papers
Uriah A. Boyden Papers / Series 2: Notes on Turbines
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c9ce2dd7-10ee-45e7-9d9a-b7bf69922ef5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0982-ref164

Report to the Lewiston Water Power Company,

Collection Creator:
Boyden, Uriah A. (Uriah Atherton), 1804-1879  Search this
Francis, Joseph Sidney  Search this
Schultze, Bernhard  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 26
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1848 March 31
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. 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 rules may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply.
Collection Citation:
Uriah A. Boyden Papers, 1806-1879, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Uriah A. Boyden Papers
Uriah A. Boyden Papers / Series 4: Notes and Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e5177122-ee91-4b25-8c91-1854bde56689
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0982-ref290

Answers to the Interrogatories filed by the Boston Water Power Company in Boston Water Power Company v. Horace Gray,

Collection Creator:
Boyden, Uriah A. (Uriah Atherton), 1804-1879  Search this
Francis, Joseph Sidney  Search this
Schultze, Bernhard  Search this
Container:
Box 12, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
circa 1836-1842
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. 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 rules may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply.
Collection Citation:
Uriah A. Boyden Papers, 1806-1879, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Uriah A. Boyden Papers
Uriah A. Boyden Papers / Series 6: Lawsuits
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8baf9d94d-7bf3-406d-9609-af2933eead44
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0982-ref393

Bryum truncorum (Brid.) Brid.

Biogeographical Region:
38 - Eastern Asia  Search this
Collector:
K. Saito  Search this
Min. Elevation:
100  Search this
Place:
Near Sumiyo Water Power Plant, Sumiyo-mura, Isl. Amami-Oshima, the Ryukyu Islands., Okinawa, Japan, Asia-Temperate
Collection Date:
3 Apr 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Bryophyta Bryopsida Bryales Bryaceae
Published Name:
Bryum truncorum (Brid.) Brid.
Barcode:
04437352
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Botany
Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ce0230c4-b321-4b24-80b1-29f7df14060a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16455683

Boyden's answers to interrogatories filed by the Boston Water Power Company,

Collection Creator:
Boyden, Uriah A. (Uriah Atherton), 1804-1879  Search this
Francis, Joseph Sidney  Search this
Schultze, Bernhard  Search this
Container:
Box 12, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
circa 1836-1842
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. 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 rules may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply.
Collection Citation:
Uriah A. Boyden Papers, 1806-1879, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Uriah A. Boyden Papers
Uriah A. Boyden Papers / Series 6: Lawsuits
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f3414cfb-13d5-4f7a-b52e-2710be8cefa8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0982-ref394

Deposition of Uriah Boyden, Boston Water Power Company v. Horace Gray,

Collection Creator:
Boyden, Uriah A. (Uriah Atherton), 1804-1879  Search this
Francis, Joseph Sidney  Search this
Schultze, Bernhard  Search this
Container:
Box 13, Folder 40
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. 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 rules may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply.
Collection Citation:
Uriah A. Boyden Papers, 1806-1879, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Uriah A. Boyden Papers
Uriah A. Boyden Papers / Series 6: Lawsuits
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep891aaa310-77da-4507-bde2-0b40f96f9844
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0982-ref454

coverlet; Figured and Fancy, double cloth; c. 1850; poss. West Virginia

Maker:
Schum, Philip  Search this
Physical Description:
double cloth (overall production method/technique)
medallion (center pattern)
blue (overall color)
white (overall color)
wool (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 92 in x 84 in; 233.68 cm x 213.36 cm
Object Name:
coverlet, figured
coverlet
Place made:
United States: West Virginia
Date made:
ca. 1850
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. John L. Huffman
ID Number:
TE.T13603
Catalog number:
T13603.000
Accession number:
259499
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Coverlets
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-8df6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_620495
Online Media:

Hand Level

Maker:
Keuffel & Esser Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 10 7/16 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 26.51125 cm x 4.445 cm x 3.175 cm
overall: 10 7/16 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 3/16 in; 26.51125 cm x 4.1275 cm x 3.01625 cm
Object Name:
hand level
ID Number:
1984.0636.06
Catalog number:
1984.0636.06
Accession number:
1984.0636
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-3565-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1393334
Online Media:

Boyden Hook Gauge

Measurements:
overall: 49 in; 124.46 cm
overall: scale: 28 in; 71.12 cm
Object Name:
hook gauge
Date made:
mid 19th century
Credit Line:
Proprietors of the Locks and Canals
ID Number:
PH.314775.01
Accession number:
211155
Catalog number:
314775.01
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Water Currents
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-b417-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1434246
Online Media:

Boyden Hook Gauge

Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 8 3/4 in x 51 3/4 in; 19.05 cm x 22.225 cm x 131.445 cm
Object Name:
hook gauge
Date made:
mid 19th century
Credit Line:
Proprietors of the Locks and Canals
ID Number:
PH.314775.02
Accession number:
211155
Catalog number:
314775.02
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Water Currents
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-b418-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1434247

Boyden Hook Gauge

Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 8 3/4 in x 51 3/4 in; 19.05 cm x 22.225 cm x 131.445 cm
Object Name:
hook gauge
Date made:
mid 19th century
Credit Line:
Proprietors of the Locks and Canals
ID Number:
PH.314775.03
Accession number:
211155
Catalog number:
314775.03
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Water Currents
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-b419-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1434248

Shelf Clock

Maker:
Terry, Eli  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (case material)
wood (movement material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 1/2 in x 13 7/8 in x 4 in; 52.07 cm x 35.2552 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
clock
Other Terms:
clock; Mechanical, Weight-Driven; Shelf Clock
Date made:
ca 1817
ID Number:
ME.317663
Catalog number:
317663
Accession number:
231229
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-adb1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_852077

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