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toy, train, flat freight

Object Name:
toy, train, flat freight
Other Terms:
Toy, Railroad Car, Freight, Gondola; Toys
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Train  Search this
Credit Line:
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Collection of American Toys
ID Number:
1971.295669.697
Accession number:
295669
Catalog number:
295669.697
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-6163-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_335881

toy, train, flat freight

Object Name:
toy, train, flat freight
Other Terms:
Toy, Railroad Car, Freight, Gondola; Toys
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Train  Search this
Credit Line:
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Collection of American Toys
ID Number:
1971.295669.696
Accession number:
295669
Catalog number:
295669.696
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-3fbb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_335882

toy, train, flat freight

Object Name:
toy, train, flat freight
Other Terms:
Toy, Railroad Car, Crane; Toys
Date made:
1905
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Train  Search this
Credit Line:
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Collection of American Toys
ID Number:
1971.295669.700
Accession number:
295669
Catalog number:
295669.700
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-6164-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_335885

Freight Station

Artist:
Walker Everett, born Chicago, IL 1904-died New York City 1968  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
18 1/4 x 24 1/8 in. (46.2 x 61.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1966
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\railroad station  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Maurice Massaro
Object number:
1970.321
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a0fc873c-e3f9-4381-9dad-a2710e680339
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1970.321

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
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Freight Yard

Artist:
Zoltan Sepeshy, born Kassa, Hungary 1898-died Royal Oak, MI 1974  Search this
Medium:
watercolor
Dimensions:
no measurements
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Occupation\industry\railroad  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Information Agency through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1966.2.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f69fcd40-7939-40d4-b038-9b077a325c09
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.2.1

Rotating Mathematical Table, Sinclair's Freight Computer

Patentee:
Sinclair, Albert  Search this
Maker:
Sinclair, Albert  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.8 cm x 41.5 cm x 8 cm; 3 1/16 in x 16 11/32 in x 3 5/32 in
Object Name:
mathematical table
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United States: Maine, Waterville
Place patented:
United States: Maine, Waterville
Date made:
1869
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
MA.252696
Accession number:
49064
Catalog number:
252696
Patent number:
97974
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Mathematical Charts and Tables
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-27bd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690834
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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 Hand-Signal Lantern, ca. 1945

Maker:
Star Headlight & Lantern Company  Search this
Measurements:
average spatial: 12 1/2 in x 5 1/4 in; 31.75 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
lantern, hand signal
Associated place:
United States: Maryland, Hagerstown
Date made:
ca 1945
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
1996.0107.08
Catalog number:
1996.0107.08
Accession number:
1996.0107
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
Communications
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-3e73-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1180693
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2004.0138.22.12, A Pennsylvania Railroad freight train passes by a small hut at a camp in California.

Collection Photographer:
Nadel, Leonard, 1916-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 8
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Date:
1956
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research use. Photographic negatives are not available for research at the donor's request, but contact sheets of the negatives are available in the collection. Some images are restricted for publication, but may be viewed in the Archives Center's reading room.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs, negatives, and slides.
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:
Leonard Nadel Photographs and Scrapbooks, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Leonard Nadel Photographs and Scrapbooks
Leonard Nadel Photographs and Scrapbooks / Series 2: Photographs / 3.3: Photographic Negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep886db630c-ea2b-44e3-92aa-035946bac93b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1313-ref3933

2004.0138.22.13, A Pennsylvania Railroad freight train passes by a small hut at a camp in California.

Collection Photographer:
Nadel, Leonard, 1916-1990  Search this
Container:
Box 8
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives
Date:
1956
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research use. Photographic negatives are not available for research at the donor's request, but contact sheets of the negatives are available in the collection. Some images are restricted for publication, but may be viewed in the Archives Center's reading room.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs, negatives, and slides.
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:
Leonard Nadel Photographs and Scrapbooks, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Leonard Nadel Photographs and Scrapbooks
Leonard Nadel Photographs and Scrapbooks / Series 2: Photographs / 3.3: Photographic Negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8bc18c081-0e40-489d-9c74-ac51cd22d66c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1313-ref3934

Model of the Philadelphia and Columbia Railroad’s Lancaster

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in x 11 3/4 in; 16.51 cm x 8.255 cm x 29.845 cm
Object Name:
model locomotive
model, locomotive
Locomotive and Tender, Lancaster, 1843
Associated Place:
United States: New York
United States: Pennsylvania
Date made:
1834
Lancaster locomotive constructed:
1834
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Locomotives  Search this
ID Number:
TR.325994
Catalog number:
325994
Accession number:
257974
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-eab9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1302459
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Model of the New Jersey Railroad's 1865 Steam Locomotive #39

Maker:
Boucher-Lewis Precision Models, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 5 in x 37 1/4 in; 19.05 cm x 12.7 cm x 94.615 cm
Object Name:
model, locomotive
Other Terms:
Locomotive and Tender, Mogul, 1865; Rail
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1962
ca. 1865
Used date:
1865
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Locomotives  Search this
ID Number:
TR.320142
Catalog number:
320142
Accession number:
241752
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-6ece-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843777
Online Media:

toy, train, construction bin

Object Name:
toy, train, construction bin
Other Terms:
Toy, Railroad Car, Freight, Gondola; Toys
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Train  Search this
Credit Line:
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Collection of American Toys
ID Number:
1971.295669.706
Accession number:
295669
Catalog number:
295669.706
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-3fbc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_335883

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:

Model of Nickel Plate Railroad's 19 Berkshire Steam Locomotive

Maker:
Shawcraft (Models) Ltd.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 8 in x 54 1/2 in; 24.13 cm x 20.32 cm x 138.43 cm
Object Name:
model, locomotive
Other Terms:
Locomotive and Tender, Steam, Berkshire, 1949; Rail
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Hillingdon, Uxbridge
Associated Place:
United States: Illinois
United States: Missouri
United States: New York
Date made:
1961
ca. 1961
Used date:
1949-1958
ID Number:
TR.319580
Catalog number:
319580
Accession number:
238315
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-7792-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843757

Locomotive and Tender, Santa Fe Type, SF 915, 1903

Maker:
Severn-Lamb Ltd.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 7 3/4 in x 5 1/4 in x 39 in; 19.685 cm x 13.335 cm x 99.06 cm
Object Name:
model, locomotive
Other Terms:
Locomotive and Tender, Santa Fe Type, 1903; Rail
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Stratford-upon-Avon
Associated Place:
United States: Kansas
United States: New Mexico
Date made:
ca 1965
1965
Used date:
1903
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
TR.325899
Catalog number:
325899
Accession number:
257477
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-ffca-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843765

Locomotive and Tender, V.S.R.A. Mikado, B&O 4500, 1918

Measurements:
overall: 8 1/4 in x 5 in x 41 in; 20.955 cm x 12.7 cm x 104.14 cm
Object Name:
model, locomotive
Other Terms:
Locomotive and Tender, V.S.R.A. Mikado, 1918; Rail
Associated Place:
United States: Maryland
United States: Ohio
Date made:
1918
ca. 1918
Used date:
1918
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
TR.319144
Catalog number:
319144
Accession number:
235609
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-7d2e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843763

Model of the 1857 Steam Locomotive, Carbon

Maker:
H. Clarkson & Son  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 4 3/4 in x 26 in; 19.05 cm x 12.065 cm x 66.04 cm
Object Name:
model, locomotive
Other Terms:
Locomotive and Tender, Flexible Beam, 1857; Rail
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Jorvik
Subject:
Locomotives  Search this
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
TR.335579
Catalog number:
335579
Accession number:
1977.0251
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-6ec8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843770
Online Media:

Model of the 1866 Steam Locomotive Consolidation

Maker:
Severn-Lamb Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 5 in x 27 1/2 in; 19.05 cm x 12.7 cm x 69.85 cm
Object Name:
Model, Locomotive engine
model, locomotive
Other Terms:
Model, Locomotive engine; Rail
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Stratford-upon-Avon
Associated Place:
United States: Wyoming
Date made:
1962
Used date:
1866
Subject:
Locomotives  Search this
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
TR.321452
Catalog number:
321452
Accession number:
242872
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-6eca-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843773
Online Media:

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