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Friant Dam near Fresno, California, from the Great Central Valley Project

Artist:
Robert Dawson, born Sacramento, CA 1950  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 13 7/8 x 17 3/4 in. (35.2 x 45.1 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1983
Topic:
Western  Search this
Architecture\detail\fence  Search this
Architecture\industry\waterwork  Search this
Landscape\California\Fresno  Search this
Architecture\industry\Friant Dam  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Consolidated Natural Gas Company Foundation
Copyright:
© 1983, Robert Dawson
Object number:
1990.10.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk714ea0144-42d3-4915-9b3f-a1673ea53351
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1990.10.10

$16.50 Hoover Dam single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 4269
Medium:
paper; ink / lithographed
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Arizona
Nevada
United States of America
Date:
June 20, 2008
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Ships & Waterways  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2008.2021.557
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm88ec72745-2dd9-47b3-9452-fe13a280af8b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2021.557

39c Oroville Dam single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 4056
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored)/ photogravure
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
California
United States of America
Date:
May 27, 2006
Topic:
The Environment  Search this
Contemporary (1990-present)  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2006.2026.197
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm80f11054a-b418-4451-822e-2712a253dffb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2006.2026.197
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4002 Sweet Water Dam, San Diego, Calif.

Printer:
Eno & Matteson  Search this
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Halftone
Other Terms:
Print; Halftone
Associated place:
United States: California
ID Number:
1986.0639.0336
Accession number:
1986.0639
Catalog number:
86.639.0336
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8728-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_826622

Arctomecon californica Torr. & Frém.

Biogeographical Region:
76 - Southwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
R. Kellogg  Search this
Place:
Rampart Cave, Colorado River, Boulder Dam National Recreational Area., Arizona, United States, North America
Collection Date:
11 May 1942
Common name:
California bearpoppy
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ranunculales Papaveraceae Papaveroideae
Published Name:
Arctomecon californica Torr. & Frém.
Barcode:
03593404
USNM Number:
1924630
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3452aab85-3ba0-4c8c-a524-003440708212
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15190660
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Dithyrea californica Harv.

Biogeographical Region:
76 - Southwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Frank B. McMurry  Search this
Min. Elevation:
61  Search this
Place:
3 miles southeast of Imperial Dam, Yuma County., Arizona, United States, North America
Collection Date:
14 Feb 1945
Common name:
California shieldpod
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Brassicales Brassicaceae
Published Name:
Dithyrea californica Harv.
Barcode:
03792569
USNM Number:
3024484
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38ccd6221-87e8-4057-9745-73a0be44890f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15201267
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Romanzoffia californica Greene

Biogeographical Region:
76 - Southwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Lincoln Constance  Search this
Alan A. Beetle  Search this
Min. Elevation:
457  Search this
Place:
Marin County, Cataract Creek, above Alpine Lake Dam., California, United States, North America
Collection Date:
20 Apr 1940
Common name:
California mistmaiden
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Solanales Hydrophyllaceae
Published Name:
Romanzoffia californica Greene
Barcode:
03188612
USNM Number:
1827125
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32deaf791-f678-4ab3-ba7f-fce6b3ca725f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14698055
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Solidago californica Nutt.

Biogeographical Region:
76 - Southwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
L. Ahart  Search this
J. Dittes  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1591  Search this
Place:
Plumas County. T27N, R8E northwest ¼ Section 28. On the north side of the road (levee) about 80 yards north of Lake Almanor Dam., California, United States, North America
Collection Date:
7 Sep 2009
Common name:
California goldenrod
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Asteroideae
Published Name:
Solidago californica Nutt.
Barcode:
01685194
USNM Number:
3627988
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37df24ec5-e0f3-4426-888c-3caedf69dd43
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12692882
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Solidago californica Nutt.

Biogeographical Region:
76 - Southwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
F. Chisaki  Search this
Helen K. Sharsmith  Search this
Otto T. Solbrig  Search this
Place:
On road from Bitterwater to Hernandez, 3.7 miles west of Beaver Dam Station, San Benito County., California, United States, North America
Collection Date:
29 Oct 1958
Common name:
California goldenrod
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Asteroideae
Published Name:
Solidago californica Nutt.
Barcode:
01685199
USNM Number:
2420096
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/352559ea7-cc26-415f-973b-a3043e51360e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12692894
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Torreya californica Torr.

Biogeographical Region:
76 - Southwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Carl B. Wolf  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1981  Search this
Place:
W. slope of Sierra Nevada between Huntington Lake Dam & Big Creek Power House, California, United States, North America
Collection Date:
5 May 1929
Common name:
California nutmeg
Taxonomy:
Plantae Gymnospermae Taxales Taxaceae
Published Name:
Torreya californica Torr.
Barcode:
02062536
USNM Number:
2022023
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e723e0b1-84e3-4692-ba1e-62af0c2a1512
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13205724
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Ephedra californica S. Watson

Biogeographical Region:
79 - Mexican Pacific Is.  Search this
Collector:
R. E. Broder  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1128  Search this
Place:
In canyon between village of Santa Catarina and lower dam, 64 miles southeast of Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico, North America
Collection Date:
19 Aug 1961
Common name:
California jointfir
Taxonomy:
Plantae Gymnospermae Gnetales Gnetaceae
Published Name:
Ephedra californica S. Watson
Barcode:
02073752
USNM Number:
2412409
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/317ceb1c2-78ca-496e-9ea2-4d3981796e17
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13181550
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Croton californicus Müll. Arg.

Biogeographical Region:
76 - Southwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
K. Forgrave  Search this
A. Garbat  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Creosote Bush Scrub. Stems woody and white, pale yellow stamen.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
130  Search this
Place:
Cooper Basin OHV area, W of Colorado River. 10.8 mi on Parker Dam Rd., San Bernardino, California, United States, North America
Collection Date:
16 May 2013
Common name:
California croton
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae
Published Name:
Croton californicus Müll. Arg.
Barcode:
03475796
USNM Number:
3741599
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/378323f0e-96b1-4214-8bd8-7a2cce0ea5f6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16378245
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Croton californicus Müll. Arg.

Biogeographical Region:
79 - Mexico Northwest  Search this
Collector:
R. E. Broder  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1158  Search this
Place:
Growing at stream side at upper dam, Santa Catarina, 64 miles southeast of Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico, North America
Collection Date:
24 Aug 1960
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Common name:
California croton
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae
Published Name:
Croton californicus Müll. Arg.
Barcode:
01228441
USNM Number:
2412315
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/398b6fe4e-ee7a-4821-8a8b-0f76fb0134aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11336752
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Croton californicus Müll. Arg.

Biogeographical Region:
79 - Mexico Northwest  Search this
Collector:
R. E. Broder  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1173  Search this
Place:
Growing in sandy wash above upper dam at Santa Catarina, 64 miles southeast of Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico, North America
Collection Date:
23 Aug 1960
Crowdsourcing:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Common name:
California croton
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae
Published Name:
Croton californicus Müll. Arg.
Barcode:
01228440
USNM Number:
2412320
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e25324df-fe4e-4032-9d8d-c0cfccf2d6b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11336751
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Frangula californica (Eschsch.) A. Gray

Biogeographical Region:
76 - Southwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Lyman D. Benson  Search this
Min. Elevation:
762  Search this
Place:
County Lake, Lake Pillsbury Dam, Mt. San Hedrin, Mt. Range Middle N Coast, Watershed S. Fork Eel River, Zone Upper Sonoran., California, United States, North America
Collection Date:
15 Sep 1929
Common name:
california buckthorn
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Rhamnaceae Rhamnoideae
Published Name:
Frangula californica (Eschsch.) A. Gray
Barcode:
03367622
USNM Number:
1600862
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/331c208e9-3e8e-4710-a87d-d5ba76fdb5e7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14890148
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Holidays 1950-1953

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
fabric (cover material)
string, black (binding material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 14 in x 1 in; 27.94 cm x 35.56 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
album
Referenced:
United States: Nevada, Las Vegas
United States: Hoover Dam
United States: Arizona
United States: Florida, Miami
United States: Florida
Mexico
United States: California, Yosemite National Park
Date made:
1950-1953
Subject:
Dams  Search this
Gambling  Search this
Travel  Search this
ID Number:
2017.0225.0002
Accession number:
2017.0225
Catalog number:
2017.0225.0002
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-707d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1847532

Larus californicus

Collector:
Gale Monson  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
unknown
Stage:
Immature
Place:
Havasu Lake Natural Wildlife Refuge, Four Mies North of Parker Dam, Arizona, United States, North America
Collection Date:
28 Jul 1954
Common name:
California Gull
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Charadriiformes, Laridae
Published Name:
Larus californicus
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 303
USNM Number:
481198
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Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33fa514df-a8bf-4e67-bc81-a0b70d5f6369
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4101403
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Croton californicus Müll. Arg.

Biogeographical Region:
76 - Southwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Frank B. McMurry  Search this
Place:
3 miles southeast of Imperial Dam, adjacent to Gila Canal., Yuma, Arizona, United States, North America
Collection Date:
15 Feb 1945
Common name:
California croton
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae
Published Name:
Croton californicus Müll. Arg.
Barcode:
01227241
USNM Number:
3024434
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38d90a4b7-0a96-41e0-9915-317306a10e05
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11296853
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Fagonia laevis Standl.

Biogeographical Region:
76 - Southwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Frank B. McMurry  Search this
Min. Elevation:
61  Search this
Place:
4 miles south of Imperial Dam, Laguna Mountains, Yuma County. Along road embankment near Gila Canal Tunnel., Arizona, United States, North America
Collection Date:
14 Feb 1945
Common name:
California fagonbush
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Zygophyllales Zygophyllaceae Zygophylloideae
Published Name:
Fagonia laevis Standl.
Barcode:
03302541
USNM Number:
3024440
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e40f14fa-9120-4151-91b1-178a12cafdbd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14795282
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Three men with shovels, Erosion Check Dam - June,1934, Soil Erosion Service, Temple, Texas

Sponsor:
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Association of Civilian Conservation Corps Alumni  Search this
Ward, C.E.  Search this
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)  Search this
Bidwell, Timothy  Search this
Bires, Andrew, G.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper.)
Type:
Archival materials
Local Numbers:
AC0930-0000044.tif (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research use.

Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with cotton gloves. Researchers may 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 and as resources allow.

Viewing film portions of the collection requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to LP recordings is only possible by special arrangement.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view materials in cold storage. Using cold room materials requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 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:
Civilian Conservation Corps Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Collection
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Collection / Series 1: Scrapbooks / California
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep813abc1f9-624e-44b0-a4e2-4c8354c271fd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0930-ref3739

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