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Freight Cars

Artist:
Ralston Crawford, American, b. St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, 1906–1978  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
image: 9 3/4 × 14 1/4 in. (24.8 × 36.2 cm) sheet: 13 × 19 13/16 in. (33 × 50.3 cm)
Type:
Print
Date:
1955
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.988
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Precisionism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2b4210406-6a82-4d70-a4fd-ce633c9b4ac2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.988

Unloading Knockdown Freight Cars, La Pallice

Artist:
Aylward, William James  Search this
Physical Description:
watercolor; charcoal (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 in x 27 in; 53.34 cm x 68.58 cm
Object Name:
Sketch
Other Terms:
Sketch; Watercolor; Charcoal
Place made:
France
Depicted:
France: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, La Rochelle
Date made:
1919
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
AF.25677
Catalog number:
25677
Accession number:
64592
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Naval
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4d95-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_450876

View of Manila and Dagupan Train with Coal-Driven Engine And Passenger and Freight Cars

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (005 in x 003 in)
Culture:
Philippines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.05161800
Local Note:
Hand-colored photoprint on postcard
Place:
Philippines -- Luzon Island
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Philippines Postcard Collection 05161800, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Philippines / Postcard Collection
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw306c53a4b-5abf-410c-9265-9a871e1fd4b8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref12537

Interior of Freight Car Surveyor, Union Pacific Railroad

Referenced:
Union Pacific Railroad Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
real photo postcard
photographic postcard
Postmark:
United States: Colorado, La Salle
Associated place:
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Date made:
after 1907
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0166.0034
Accession number:
2018.0166
Catalog number:
2018.0166.0034
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-a1be-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1893774
Online Media:

Refrigerator Car Model

Physical Description:
wood (part material)
metal (part material)
stone (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 1/2 in x 10 in x 39 in; 36.83 cm x 25.4 cm x 99.06 cm
Object Name:
Model, Refrigerator Car
model, railroad freight car
Associated Place:
United States: New England
United States: Pacific Coast
United States: Mountain Region
Date made:
1905
Subject:
Patent Models  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Merchants Despatch Transportation Corporation
ID Number:
2000.0032.01
Accession number:
2000.0032
Catalog number:
2000.0032.01
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-977b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1211872
Online Media:

Chapter one - Illustrations. Set 1 for The American Railroad Freight Car by John White

Collection Collector:
Watkins, J. Elfreth (John Elfreth), 1852-1903  Search this
Collection Creator:
White, John H., 1933-  Search this
Container:
Box 91, Folder 1-2
Type:
Archival materials
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 / Publications
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep81386237f-7196-46a6-8d8e-9dfda3a1bb21
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0523-ref1135

[Railroad tracks with freight cars, wagons, and several figures : black-and-white albumen stereograph]

Photographer:
Russell, Andrew J., 1829-1902  Search this
Publisher:
Howell, W.H.  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 3-7/8" x 7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereographs
Scope and Contents:
Flat yellow mount. Imprint on verso: "PUBLISHED BY / W. H. HOWELL, / 867 & 869 Broadway. / Photo. by A.J. Russell."
General:
In Stereographs subdivision, Box 5, Railroads section.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by 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  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1860-1880 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver albumen
Stereographs -- 1860-1880.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads / 1: Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / Railroads
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep89afbc8a0-a14d-4522-8e1c-73a97c69c643
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-railroads-ref701

Freight Cars

Collection Collector:
Watkins, J. Elfreth (John Elfreth), 1852-1903  Search this
Collection Creator:
White, John H., 1933-  Search this
Container:
Box 21, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
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 3: Locomotives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep88e9782aa-0ce8-44d7-8931-686e6f913daa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0523-ref226

freight car

Maker:
Bassett-Lowke Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
brown (overall color)
metal, tin (overall material)
wood (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 5 in x 2 1/4 in; 6.35 cm x 12.7 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Freight Car
Other Terms:
Freight Car; Trains
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Northampton
Date made:
1921
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Train  Search this
ID Number:
DL.66.0442
Catalog number:
66.0442
Accession number:
264035
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0ff5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312200

freight car

Maker:
Bing  Search this
Physical Description:
brown (overall color)
metal, tin (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 19.05 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Freight Car
freight car
Other Terms:
Freight Car; Trains; Toys
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1920
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Train  Search this
ID Number:
DL.64.0861A
Catalog number:
64.0861A
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0d7c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310071

Model freight cars

Collection Creator:
Hills Bros. Coffee, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 132, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1939
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the negatives and audiovisual materials are 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 rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Hills Bros. Coffee Company, Incorporated Records, 1856-1989, undated, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Hills Bros. Coffee Company, Incorporated Records
Hills Bros. Coffee Company, Incorporated Records / Series 11: Golden Gate International Exposition Materials / 11.9: Miscellaneous
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8eedefdb3-5f77-4f1c-8c96-a5eb1a61c8fd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0395-ref4113

Freight Cars - Photos - Wisconsin

Collection Collector:
Watkins, J. Elfreth (John Elfreth), 1852-1903  Search this
Collection Creator:
White, John H., 1933-  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
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 2: Equipment, Rolling Stock / 2.2: Research Files for Book in Progress:
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e1d644a5-4543-43ac-9029-fcb03e02996c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0523-ref103

freight car

Physical Description:
black (overall color)
brown (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
metal, tin (overall material)
Object Name:
Freight Car
Other Terms:
Freight Car; Trains; Toys
Credit Line:
Preston R. Bassett
ID Number:
1980.0250.04A [dup1]
Accession number:
1980.0250
Catalog number:
1980.0250.04A
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0ced-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310076

freight car

Physical Description:
white (overall color)
metal, tin (overall material)
Object Name:
Freight Car
Other Terms:
Freight Car; Trains; Toys
ID Number:
DL.59.2232 [dup1]
Catalog number:
59.2232
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0c80-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310062

freight car

Physical Description:
metal, tin (overall material)
black (overall color)
red (overall color)
Object Name:
Freight Car
Other Terms:
Freight Car; Trains; Toys
ID Number:
DL.64.0995B [dup1]
Catalog number:
64.0995B
Accession number:
279946
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-07ae-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310079

freight car

Physical Description:
green (overall color)
metal, tin (overall material)
paint (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Object Name:
Freight Car
Other Terms:
Freight Car; Vehicle; Toys; Manuscript
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
ca 1950
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Train  Search this
ID Number:
DL.64.0892
Catalog number:
64.0892
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-1705-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_313867

freight car

Physical Description:
brown (overall color)
metal, tin (overall material)
Object Name:
Freight Car
Other Terms:
Freight Car; Trains; Toys
ID Number:
DL.64.0997 [dup1]
Catalog number:
64.0997
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0d7d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310072

freight car

Physical Description:
yellow (overall color)
metal, tin (overall material)
Object Name:
Freight Car
Other Terms:
Freight Car; Trains; Toys
ID Number:
DL.68.0855D
Catalog number:
68.0855D
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0c3e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310047

freight car

Physical Description:
black (overall color)
red (overall color)
metal, tin (overall material)
Object Name:
Freight Car
Other Terms:
Freight Car; Trains; Toys
ID Number:
DL.69.0189 [dup1]
Catalog number:
69.0189
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-07b1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310082

freight car

Physical Description:
black (overall color)
brown (overall color)
metal, tin (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 8 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 20.955 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Freight Car
Other Terms:
Freight Car; Trains; Toys
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca
ca 1920
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Train  Search this
ID Number:
DL.64.0868C
Catalog number:
64.0868C
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-07af-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310080

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