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Railroads : stereographs

Photographer:
Russell, Andrew J., 1829-1902  Search this
Savage, Charles Roscoe, of Salt Lake City, Utah  Search this
Jackson Bros.  Search this
Names:
Central Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Denver & Rio Grande R.R.  Search this
Mt. Washington Railroad  Search this
Northern Pacific Railway Company  Search this
Pennsylvania & Ohio Railroad  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Rome, Watertown & Ogdensburgh Railroad  Search this
St. Paul & Omaha Railroad  Search this
Union Pacific Railway Company  Search this
Utica & Black River Railroad  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
52 Items
Type:
Archival materials
Stereographs
Date:
ca. 1870s-1900
Scope and Contents:
Images of railroads, including some published by railroad companies, of trains, collisions, etc. Views divided by railroad: Central Pacific (4), Denver & Rio Grande (1), Mt. Washington Railroad (9), Northern Pacific (5) Pennsylvania Railroad (2), Pennsylvania & Ohio in New Hampshire (3), St. Paul (MN) & Omaha Railroad (1), Union Pacific (5, incl. 2 by the Jackson Bros., 1 by A. J. Russell, and 1 by C. R. Savage), Rome, Watertown & Ogdensburgh R.R. (1), Utica & Black River (7), and 15 miscellaneous.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site. Photographs must be handled with white cotton gloves, unless protected by plastic sleeves.
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 -- Stereographs -- 1870-1990  Search this
Railroad bridges -- Stereographs  Search this
Railroad accidents  Search this
Genre/Form:
Stereographs -- 1880-1900
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions / 2.6: Stereographs / Railroads
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s02-ref2821

George Eastman House copies of photographs of American Indians

Collector:
George Eastman House  Search this
Photographer:
Alvord, Kellogg, & Campbell  Search this
Bell & Bro. (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Boorne & May  Search this
Boyd and Braas  Search this
Caswell & Davy  Search this
Central Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Continent Stereoscopic Company  Search this
E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm)  Search this
Henry L. Shepard & Co.  Search this
Ingersoll View Company (St. Paul, Minnesota)  Search this
Keystone View Company  Search this
Kilburn Brothers  Search this
Liberty Brand Stereo Views  Search this
Littleton View Co.  Search this
Lovejoy & Foster  Search this
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Whitney & Zimmerman  Search this
Wilson & Havens  Search this
Woodward Stereoscopic Company, of Rochester, New York  Search this
Barker, George, 1844-1894  Search this
Beaman, Edward O.  Search this
Bennett, G. C., 1846-1915  Search this
Bennett, H. H. (Henry Hamilton), 1843-1908  Search this
Bierstadt, Charles, 1819-1903  Search this
Bonine, Elias A., 1843-1916  Search this
Brown, William Henry, 1844-1886  Search this
Brubaker, Christian B. (of Marquette, Michigan)  Search this
Buehman, Henry, 1851-1912  Search this
Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison)  Search this
Chase, D. B. (Dana B.)  Search this
Childs, B. F. (Brainard F.), ca. 1841-1921  Search this
Conklin, E (Enoch)  Search this
Cross, W. R. (William R.)  Search this
Goff, O. S. (Orlando Scott), 1843-1917  Search this
Harris, George H.  Search this
Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921  Search this
Ingersoll, T. W. (Truman Ward), 1862-1922  Search this
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942  Search this
Jacoby, W. H. (William H.), 1841-1905  Search this
Jarvis, J. F. (John F.), b. 1850  Search this
Jones, James  Search this
Kent, J. H.  Search this
Lingley, B. L.  Search this
Morrow, Stanley J.  Search this
Muybridge, Eadweard, 1830-1904  Search this
O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882  Search this
Pratt, D. C.  Search this
Rinehart, F. A. (Frank A.)  Search this
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909  Search this
Smillie, T. W. (Thomas William), 1843-1917  Search this
Upton, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin)  Search this
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916  Search this
Zimmerman, Charles A., 1844-1909  Search this
Depicted:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Douglass, Frederick, 1817?-1895  Search this
Logan, John Alexander, 1826-1886  Search this
Names:
Barnard, George N., 1819-1902  Search this
Publisher:
Forsyth, N. A. (Norman A.), 1869-1949  Search this
Extent:
248 Negatives (circa, 35mm)
248 Copy prints (circa)
Culture:
Kiowa  Search this
Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)  Search this
Tuscarora  Search this
Tsuu T'ina (Sarcee)  Search this
Hunkpapa Lakota (Hunkpapa Sioux)  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Ho-Chunk (Winnebago)  Search this
Taos Pueblo  Search this
Duwamish (Dwamish)  Search this
Kickapoo  Search this
Modoc  Search this
Apache  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Ute  Search this
Hopi Pueblo  Search this
A:shiwi (Zuni)  Search this
Inunaina (Arapaho)  Search this
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Sihasapa Lakota (Blackfoot Sioux)  Search this
Paiute  Search this
Indians of North America -- Plateau  Search this
Chiricahua Apache  Search this
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Basin  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Negatives
Copy prints
Place:
Yosemite National Park (Calif.)
Washington (D.C.)
Florida
Yellowstone National Park
Colorado
Date:
mid-19th - early 20th century
Scope and Contents note:
Copies of photogaphs selected from the George Eastman House collection by Bureau of American Ethnology archivist Margaret Blaker in 1962. Many of the photographs are individual or group portraits of American Indians and some highlight pottery, baskets, and cradleboards. There are also images of American Indian dwellings, including tipis and hogans; pueblos; dances; and an encampment during the Modoc War and Plains Indian prisoners at Fort Marion, Florida (1870s).

Expedition photos in the collection were made on T. O. Selfridgeʹs Darien Expedition (1870-1871), the Wheeler surveys (1871-1874), and the Hayden Geological Survey (1871). The collection also includes portraits of Frederick Douglass, Sitting Bull, and John A. Logan; and images from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show; Company F of New York's 140th Volunteer Infantry; and the Smithsonian in Washington, DC.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot R79
Reproduction Note:
Copy negatives made by George Eastman House, 1962.
Copy prints made by the Smithsonian, 1962-1963.
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The National Anthropological Archives holds vintage prints for many of the photographs copied in this collection, including in Photo lot 4501, Photo Lot 4605, and Photo Lot 90-1.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
The images were acquired for reference purposes and cannot be reproduced. Copies may be obtained from George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film.
Topic:
Pottery  Search this
Dwellings  Search this
Soldiers -- depicted  Search this
Baskets  Search this
Dance  Search this
Citation:
Photo lot R79, George Eastman House copies of photographs of American Indians, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.R79
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-r79

Central Pacific Railroad Company, New York, New York

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1867, 1869
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: Real Estate, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Real Estate
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Real Estate / 3: Property Acquisition / 3.1: Investment Companies
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-real-ref1123

Union and Central Pacific Railroad Company

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 92, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
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: Railroads, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads / 2: Railroad Companies / 1.1: American Companies
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-railroads-ref1722

Union and Central Pacific Railroad Company

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 92, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
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: Railroads, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads / 2: Railroad Companies / 1.1: American Companies
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-railroads-ref1724

Central Pacific Railroad Company

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 14-16
Type:
Archival materials
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: Railroads, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads / 2: Railroad Companies / 1.1: American Companies
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-railroads-ref855

Clippings

Collection Creator:
Wise, John, 1808-1879  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
John and Charles Wise Ballooning Collection, Acc. 2001.0002, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
John and Charles Wise Ballooning Collection
John and Charles Wise Ballooning Collection / Series 1: Documents
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-2001-0002-ref4

Group Photograph of Wheeler Survey c. 1870

Creator:
O'Sullivan, Thomas  Search this
Subject:
Wheeler, George M (George Montague) 1842-1905  Search this
Central Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints 9.25w x 9.5h
Type:
Gelatin silver prints
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Arizona
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
Nevada
White Pine County (Nev.)
Date:
1870
c 1870
Topic:
Arts  Search this
Discoveries  Search this
Geology  Search this
Maps  Search this
Military bases  Search this
Military history  Search this
Nature and society  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Portraits, Group  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
United States--History  Search this
Wagons  Search this
Wheeler Surveys  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU007177 [SIA2010-3388]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_308178

Building the Pacific railway; the construction-story of America's first iron thoroughfare between the Missouri River and California, from the inception of the great idea to the day, May 10, 1869, when the Union Pacific and the Central Pacific joined tracks at Promotory Point, Utah, to form the nation's transcontinental, by Edwin L. Sabin

Author:
Sabin, Edwin L (Edwin Legrand) 1870-1952  Search this
Subject:
Union Pacific Railroad  Search this
Central Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Physical description:
317 p. front., plates, ports., fold. map. 20 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1919
Call number:
HE2763 1919X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_362920

The Central Pacific Railroad Company in equitable account with the United States, growing out of the issue of subsidy bonds in aid of construction : A review of the testimony and exhibits presented before the Pacific Railway Commission, appointed according to the act of Congress, approved March 3d, 1887 / By Roscoe Conkling and William D. Shipman

Author:
Central Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Subject:
Conkling, Roscoe 1829-1888  Search this
Shipman, William Davis 1818-1898  Search this
United States Pacific Railway Commission  Search this
Physical description:
134 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1887
Call number:
HE2791.C456 1887X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_176438

Ghosts of Gold Mountain : the epic story of the Chinese who built the transcontinental railroad / Gordon H. Chang

Author:
Chang, Gordon H.  Search this
Subject:
Central Pacific Railroad Company Employees History  Search this
Physical description:
312 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
West (U.S.)
China
Date:
2019
19th century
Topic:
Railroad construction workers--History  Search this
Foreign workers, Chinese--History  Search this
Chinese--History  Search this
Emigration and immigration  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106536

Compilation of A. A. Hart's views of the C.P.R.R. / annotated and published 1997 by the Institute for Photographic Research

Author:
Hart, Alfred A. 1816-1908  Search this
Subject:
Hart, Alfred A. 1816-1908  Search this
Central Pacific Railroad Company Photographs  Search this
Physical description:
[9] leaves ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Catalogs
Date:
1997
Call number:
TF25.C4 C66 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_600034

Nothing like it in the world : the men who built the transcontinental railroad, 1863-1869 / Stephen E. Ambrose

Author:
Ambrose, Stephen E  Search this
Subject:
Central Pacific Railroad Company History  Search this
Union Pacific Railroad Company History  Search this
Physical description:
431 p., [32] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2000
C2000
19th century
Topic:
Railroads--History  Search this
Railroad construction workers--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_606154

Central Pacific Railroad : the passenger station, Sacramento / [created by] History West

Author:
History West  Search this
Subject:
Central Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Physical description:
28 p. : chiefly ill., maps, ports. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
Sacramento
Date:
1977
C1977]
Topic:
Railroad stations  Search this
Railroads--Passenger traffic  Search this
Call number:
HE1613.S12 H57 1977
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_542254

Railroad communication with the Pacific : with an account of the Central Pacific Railroad of California : the character of the work, its progress, resources, earnings and future prospects, and the advantages of its first mortgage bonds : New York, October, 1867

Author:
Fisk & Hatch (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Central Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Physical description:
[2], 32 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill., map ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
Date:
1867
Topic:
Railroads--History  Search this
Call number:
HE2791.C455 R15 1867
HE2791.C455R15 1867
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_409886

Report of exploration of a route for the Pacific railroad, near the 38th and 39th parallels of latitude : from the mouth of the Kansas to Sevier River, in the Great Basin / by Lieut. E.G. Beckwith ..

Author:
Beckwith, E. G (Edward Griffin) 1818-1881  Search this
Engineer School Library (Fort Belvoir, Va.)  Search this
Subject:
Central Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Physical description:
[4], 149, [1] p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Great Basin
Date:
1855
1855]
Call number:
F865 .B39 1855
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_458800

The railroad photographs of Alfred A. Hart, artist / by Mead B. Kibbey ; edited by Peter E. Palmquist

Author:
Kibbey, Mead B  Search this
Palmquist, Peter E  Search this
Subject:
Hart, Alfred A. 1816-1908  Search this
Central Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Physical description:
238 p. : ill. ; 24 x 31 cm
Type:
Biography
Pictorial works
Place:
United States
Date:
1996
C1996
Topic:
Photographers  Search this
Call number:
TR647.H336 K5 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_486663

The Pacific Railroad : a defense against its enemies, with report of the Supervisors of Placer County, and report of Mr. Montanya, made to the Supervisors of the city and county of San Francisco

Author:
Montanya, H. De La  Search this
Central Pacific Railroad Company of California  Search this
United States Laws, statutes, etc  Search this
Subject:
Central Pacific Railroad Company of California  Search this
Physical description:
35 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1864
Topic:
Railroads  Search this
Call number:
HE2791 .C4xZ
340.U
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_301297

The great iron trail; the story of the first transcontinental railroad / Robert West Howard

Author:
Howard, Robert West 1908-  Search this
Subject:
Central Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Physical description:
376 p. illus. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1962
Call number:
HE2791.C455H6X 1962
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_383830

Iron horses to Promontory [by] Gerald M. Best

Author:
Best, Gerald M  Search this
Subject:
Central Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Union Pacific Railroad Company (1862-1880)  Search this
Physical description:
207 p. illus., facsims., map, ports. 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1969
[1969]
Topic:
Railroads--History  Search this
Call number:
HE2751 .B55X
HE2751.B55X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_520

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