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Emotional Breakdown, from the portfolio Point of Departure

Artist:
Judy Youngblood, born El Paso, TX 1948  Search this
Medium:
intaglio on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 10 x 14 7/8 in. (25.4 x 37.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1983-1984
Topic:
Still life\other\garbage  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Jane E. Goldman and Catherine Kernan
Object number:
1987.66.27
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7eeabc4c3-6153-4b3d-a908-a5747f50f047
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1987.66.27

Vampirella--E. 2nd St.

Artist:
Idelle Weber, born Chicago, IL 1932-died New York City 2020  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
image: 24 3/8 x 35 in. (61.8 x 88.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1975
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Still life\other\garbage  Search this
Cityscape\street\2nd Street  Search this
Cartoon\comics  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1976.66
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b931c1d5-5bdc-4c34-a2b0-9491df5d8946
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1976.66

[Water pollution : color slide (chromogenic phototransparency).]

Photographer:
Sultner-Welles, Donald H. (Sultner, Donald Harvey), 1914-1981  Search this
Collection Collector:
Sultner-Welles, Donald H. (Sultner, Donald Harvey), 1914-1981  Search this
Collection Printer:
Janus, Allan  Search this
Collection Interviewee:
Hanfstaengl, Erna  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (phototransparency, Color-dye gelatin on film., 2-1/4" x 2-1/4".)
Container:
Box 111, Sheet 21
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Trash in water. "Kodak Safety Film" edge imprint.
Local Numbers:
AC0145-0000057.tif (AC scan no.)

VDF 36701

36701 Videodisc frame
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site. Videodisc also available. Unprotected photographs must be handled with white cotton gloves.
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.
Topic:
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Pollution -- Photographs  Search this
Water -- Pollution -- Photographs -- 1950-1980  Search this
man -- Influence on nature -- Photographs -- 1950-1980  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1960-1990 -- Phototransparencies.
See more items in:
Donald H. Sultner-Welles Collection
Donald H. Sultner-Welles Collection / Series 5: Transparencies / 5.5: Subjects / Pollution, air
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f6360ef3-fcf9-41d7-8c0e-a7ee91853c91
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0145-ref11691

Dumpster, Finsbury Square Apartments

Creator:
McGrath, Dorn C., Jr.  Search this
Anacostia Coordinating Council  Search this
George Washington University  Search this
Collection Creator:
McGrath, Dorn C., Jr.  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col., 2 x 2 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Slides (photographs)
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1983
Scope and Contents:
This image shows a dumpster on the site of the Finsbury Square Apartments, mud and foiliage are also visible, created in 1983 the image was used to inform a planning survey of the Anacostia area.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Dorn C. McGrath, Jr. slides and other material are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Topic:
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Dwellings  Search this
City planning  Search this
Genre/Form:
Slides (photographs)
Collection Citation:
Dorn C. McGrath, Jr. slides and other material, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Dorn C. McGrath, Jr.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-059, Item ACMA McGrath_225
See more items in:
Dorn C. McGrath, Jr. slides and other material
Dorn C. McGrath, Jr. slides and other material / Series 1: Slides
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa701c62a61-4642-428a-91be-e27f15ed19de
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-059-ref753

[Roadside pollution : color slide (chromogenic phototransparency).]

Photographer:
Sultner-Welles, Donald H. (Sultner, Donald Harvey), 1914-1981  Search this
Collection Collector:
Sultner-Welles, Donald H. (Sultner, Donald Harvey), 1914-1981  Search this
Collection Printer:
Janus, Allan  Search this
Collection Interviewee:
Hanfstaengl, Erna  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Color-dye gelatin on film., 2-1/4" x 2-1/4".)
Container:
Box 111, Sheet 21
Type:
Archival materials
Chromogenic processes
Photographs
Date:
Circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Trash near dumpsters, including green plastic trash bags. "Kodak Safety Film 6017" imprint on film edge. In an email sent Feb. 9, 2015, Roger Sherman (NMAH curator), indicated that plastic trash bags probably didn't become common until the 1960s. Plastic garbage bags were invented in 1950, but the first green plastic garbage bags for the home were sold by Union Carbide (Glad Bags) in the late 1960s. (See http://whatdoino-steve.blogspot.com/2015/01/selmas-garbage-bag-problem.html.
Local Numbers:
AC0145-0000056.tif (AC scan no.)

VDF 36699
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site. Images also available on videodisc. Unprotected photographs must be handled with white cotton gloves.
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.
Topic:
Plastics  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Pollution -- Photographs -- 1950-1980  Search this
man -- Influence on nature -- Photographs -- 1950-1980  Search this
Refuse -- Photographs -- 1950-1980  Search this
Visual pollution -- Photographs  Search this
Genre/Form:
Chromogenic processes
Photographs -- 1960-1990 -- Phototransparencies.
See more items in:
Donald H. Sultner-Welles Collection
Donald H. Sultner-Welles Collection / Series 5: Transparencies / 5.5: Subjects / Pollution, air
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep891e5976b-aa0c-4863-be82-9e3b7221ac1a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0145-ref11690

Mr. Monroe's group of children in Clean Up Drive [ca. 1930s : cellulose acetate photonegative]

Photographer:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Defender (film manufacturer)  Search this
Names:
Junior Neighborhood Improvement Club  Search this
Monroe, Mr.  Search this
Subseries Creator:
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet., 8" x 10".)
Container:
Box 102
Culture:
African Americans -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.) -- African Americans
Washington (D.C.) -- 1930-1940 -- Photographs
Date:
ca. 1930s
Scope and Contents:
Man and woman standing with group of children at the curbside. They are holding signs reading, "Junior Neighborhood Improvement Club," "Keep off, give the grass a chance," "We want a [?] block," "Cleanliness is next to Godliness," "Don't throw trash in the street," "I promise if I am not willing to aid I will not try to hinder this effort,""We pro[mise] to respect others' rights." "Be a good neighbor. Join us in this effort 100%," "Are you with us 100%" "Sweep your side walk daily," "Help to keep the street clean.. health..." "Old man trash is on the run," and "Trash public enemy #1 / Pick him up on sight." Ink on negative. "DEFENDER SAFETY BASE" edge imprint. No Scurlock number.
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
African American children -- 1930-1940  Search this
Street cleaning  Search this
Street cleaners  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Acetate film
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin Negatives / 4.1: Black-and-White Silver Gelatin negatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f0aa6bc3-0e3e-48a0-ae2c-0f422a7a6b61
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-01-ref3291

[Trade catalogs from Reilly & Peyton]

Company Name:
Reilly & Peyton  Search this
Notes content:
oversized ; water filters and water purification systems ; patents issued to Henry Roeske ; 1896 ;
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10082
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10082

[Trade catalogs from Coleman Sewer Trap Co.]

Company Name:
Coleman Sewer Trap Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Sewer traps to prevent the escape of sewer gas.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_12104
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_12104

[Trade catalogs from Famous Mfg. Co.]

Company Name:
Famous Mfg. Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Waste paper baling press.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
East Chicago, Indiana, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_14322
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_14322

[Trade catalogs from Fermex Co.]

Company Name:
Fermex Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Anti-clogging chemicals for septic tanks and cesspools.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Newark, New Jersey, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Chemicals and chemical products  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Chemicals  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_14804
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_14804

[Trade catalogs from Sargent Incinerators, Inc.]

Variant company name:
Denver, CO ; Portland, OR ; Chicago, IL ; Houston, TX  Search this
Company Name:
Sargent Incinerators, Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Sargent-Western, Inc. ; Sargent Incinerators Pacific, Inc. ; Sargent-Watubo ; Sargent Gulf States  Search this
Notes content:
afterburners for flue-fed incinerators
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Kearney, New Jersey, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_17298
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_17298

[Trade catalogs from Self Propelling Nozzle Co.]

Company Name:
Self Propelling Nozzle Co.  Search this
Notes content:
self-propelling root cutters ; self-propelling nozzles for sewer blockages ; vevac pumps for flooded manholes ; sewer moles for sewer blockages
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_18463
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_18463

[Trade catalogs from Green Bay Foundry & Machine Works]

Company Name:
Green Bay Foundry & Machine Works  Search this
Notes content:
Water filter and sewage disposal screens. Sewage disposal screens designed for meat packing, canning, poultry, tanning, textile industries.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
10 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_18846
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_18846

[Trade catalogs from Stone, Brick & Block Works, Inc.]

Company Name:
Stone, Brick & Block Works, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Plastico, a bituminous pipe joint compound for sewers
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_23302
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_23302

[Trade catalogs from Turbine Sewer Machine Renovating Co. Inc.]

Company Name:
Turbine Sewer Machine Renovating Co. Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Turbine Sewer Machine Co., Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
sewer rods ; sewer cleaning equipment
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_26096
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_26096

[Trade catalogs from Modern Machine Works, Inc.]

Company Name:
Modern Machine Works, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Sewage treatment equipment .
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Cudahy, Wisconsin, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_31835
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_31835

[Trade catalogs from National Chemsearch Corp.]

Variant company name:
St. Louis, MO ; New York, NY ; Los Angeles, CA  Search this
Company Name:
National Chemsearch Corp.  Search this
Notes content:
Chem-Zyme for sewage disposal plants
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Dallas, Texas, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_32846
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_32846

[Trade catalogs from Northern Water Softener Co.]

Company Name:
Northern Water Softener Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Bartlett Water Softener
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_33535
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_33535

[Trade catalogs from Gelinas Engineering Co., Inc.]

Company Name:
Gelinas Engineering Co., Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
"Selo Method" of scientific and practical sewage disposal.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_17892
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_17892

[Trade catalogs from Thomas Hoey Supply & Mfg. Co.]

Company Name:
Thomas Hoey Supply & Mfg. Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Sewer or back water gates.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_22108
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_22108

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