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[Pennsylvania Railroad Locomotive at Altoona Repair Facility]

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 10 3/4 x 17 in. (27.3 x 43.2 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1868
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Architecture\industry\railroad yard  Search this
Landscape\Pennsylvania\Altoona  Search this
Architecture\industry\Pennsylvania Railroad  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.213
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77f8be107-e27f-406d-ae34-06aaee347874
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.213
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[Pennsylvania Railroad Locomotive at the Altoona Repair Facility]

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 10 3/4 x 17 in. (27.3 x 43.2 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1868
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Landscape\Pennsylvania\Altoona  Search this
Ceremony\other\train launching  Search this
Object\other\flag  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\railroad yard  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.214
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a96ea99c-34f0-439b-8a44-5b1ad88243f1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.214
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Repairing locomotives, Penn R.R. shops, Altoona--engine hoisted for replacing wheels. 5517 interpositive

Topic:
PENNSYLVANIA
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Names:
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5" x 8")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Altoona (Pa.)
Pennsylvania
Local Numbers:
RSN 20459
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.9 [201], moved from [102].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. 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.
Topic:
Repairing -- Railroads -- Pennsylvania  Search this
Engines -- Pennsylvania  Search this
Factories -- Pennsylvania  Search this
Railroads -- Pennsylvania  Search this
Workmen -- Pennsylvania  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 20451-20550
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d262d7a5-2368-44b8-9590-eb4a7e027bb1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref26736

Repairing a wash-out on the Panama Railway at Empire. 11533 interpositive

Topic:
PANAMA CANAL
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Photographer:
Wallace  Search this
Names:
Panama Railroad Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3 3/4" x 7")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Empire (Panama)
Panama
Date:
1906
Local Numbers:
RSN 666

Video number 05737
General:
Currently stored in box 1.2.6 [24].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. 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.
Topic:
Disasters -- Panama  Search this
Floods -- Panama  Search this
Laborers -- Panama  Search this
Railroads -- Panama  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 1: H. C. White glass plates / 1.1: H.C. White Negatives / RSN Numbers 680-773
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep846b7baf6-fc1d-421c-bc04-b629ffd691ca
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref16084

Crowfoot Wrench

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 28 1/2 in x 3 in x 3 in; 72.39 cm x 7.62 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Wrench
Crow Foot Wrench
Date made:
1940s
Date made:
ca. 1940s
Used date:
1880s-Present
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of National Park Service
ID Number:
2002.0075.13
Catalog number:
2002.0075.13
Accession number:
2002.0075
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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/ng49ca746ab-1d28-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1213003

Back-Out Punch

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 575 3/4 in x 12 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 1462.405 cm x 32.385 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
Backout punch
Date made:
1900 to 1950
Date made:
ca. 1900s-1950s
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
2002.0075.06
Accession number:
2002.0075
Catalog number:
2002.0075.06
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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-843c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1212995

S-Wrench, Small

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in x 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 6.985 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
Wrench, S
Date made:
1950s
Date made:
ca. 1950s
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of National Park Service
ID Number:
2002.0075.09
Catalog number:
2002.0075.09
Accession number:
2002.0075
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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-854d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1212999

S-Wrench

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 27 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in; 69.85 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
Wrench
Date made:
1940s
Date made:
ca. 1940s
Used date:
1900-Present
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of National Park Service
ID Number:
2002.0075.12
Catalog number:
2002.0075.12
Accession number:
2002.0075
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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-854e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1213002

Journal Hook

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 28 1/4 in; 12.7 cm x 71.755 cm
Object Name:
Hook, Journal
Date made:
1940s
Date made:
ca. 1940s
Used date:
1900-1950s
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of National Park Service
ID Number:
2002.0075.01
Catalog number:
2002.0075.01
Accession number:
2002.0075
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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/ng49ca746ab-2de9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1212989

Monkey Wrench

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 3 in; 30.48 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
monkey wrench
Date made:
1940s
Date made:
ca. 1940s
Used date:
1850s-Present
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of National Park Service
ID Number:
2002.0075.11
Catalog number:
2002.0075.11
Accession number:
2002.0075
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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/ng49ca746ab-0ca6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1213001

Caliper

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 in x 17 3/4 in; 78.74 cm x 45.085 cm
Object Name:
Caliper
Date made:
1930s
Date made:
ca. 1930s
Associated Date:
1820-Present
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of National Park Service
ID Number:
2002.0075.05
Accession number:
2002.0075
Catalog number:
2002.0075.05
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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-843b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1212994

Hammer

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (handle material)
steel (head material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 3/4 in x 4 3/4 in x 1 1/16 in; 32.385 cm x 12.065 cm x 2.6609 cm
Object Name:
Hammer
Date made:
1960s
Date made:
ca. 1960s
Used date:
1840- Present
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Kevin Bose
ID Number:
2002.0075.07
Accession number:
2002.0075
Catalog number:
2002.0075.07
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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/ng49ca746ab-18dc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1212996

Cold Chisel

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 3/4 in x 3/4 in; 16.51 cm x 1.905 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
Chisel, Cold
Date made:
1070s
1970s
Date made:
ca. 1970s
Used date:
1800s-Present
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of National Park Service
ID Number:
2002.0075.08
Catalog number:
2002.0075.08
Accession number:
2002.0075
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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/ng49ca746ab-0aaf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1212997

Socket

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; x 24.13 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Socket
Date made:
1940s
Date made:
ca. 1940s
Used date:
1870s-1960s
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of National Park Service
ID Number:
2002.0075.16
Catalog number:
2002.0075.16
Accession number:
2002.0075
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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-93b4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1213006

Socket

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; x 39.37 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Socket
Date made:
1940s
Date made:
ca. 1940s
Used date:
1870s-1960s
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of National Park Service
ID Number:
2002.0075.17
Catalog number:
2002.0075.17
Accession number:
2002.0075
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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/ng49ca746ab-115b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1213007

Socket

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 2 3/4 in; x 22.86 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
Socket
socket
Date made:
1940s
Date made:
ca. 1940s
Used date:
1870s-1960s
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of National Park Service
ID Number:
2002.0075.15
Catalog number:
2002.0075.15
Accession number:
2002.0075
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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/ng49ca746ab-1d3b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1213005

Railroad Watch

Maker:
Barraud & Lund  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (case material)
fire gilt (dial finish material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 2 1/8 in x 5/8 in; 7.62 cm x 5.3975 cm x 1.5875 cm
Object Name:
pocket watch
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1853
Related Publication:
Stephens, Carlene E.. On Time: How America Has Learned to Live by the Clock
Daybooks of William Bond and Son
Dodge, Albert O.. An Early Railroad Watch
Blackwell, Dana J.. Early Railroad Timekeeping
Credit Line:
Gift of Dana Blackwell
ID Number:
1999.0278.01
Catalog number:
1999.0278.01
Accession number:
1999.0278
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Measuring & Mapping
Clothing & Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-6c99-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1204723

Staybolt Tap

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 in; x 45.72 cm
Object Name:
Staybolt tap
Date made:
1940s
Date made:
ca. 1940s
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of National Park Service
ID Number:
2002.0075.02
Catalog number:
2002.0075.02
Accession number:
2002.0075
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
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/ng49ca746ab-0742-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1212991

[Pullman Repair Record Book : ledger]

Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Pullman Palace Car Co.  Search this
Pullman, George M., 1831-1897  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 11.4" x 8.5")
Container:
Box 2, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Ledgers (account books)
Date:
1900 to 1907
Scope and Contents:
Scan of pages 156-157.
Local Numbers:
AC0181-0000004 (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
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:
Railroad car builders  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Genre/Form:
Ledgers (account books)
Collection Citation:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection, 1867-1982, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection
Pullman Palace Car Company Collection / Series 4: Operating Records / Repair Record Book
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep86103318f-9eff-45f1-92cf-7ec512abd75a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0181-ref639

Dense smoke - ship repairs co.

Physical Description:
glass; paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/8 in x 4 in x 3 1/4 in; .3175 cm x 10.16 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
slide, lantern
Credit Line:
Gift of the City of New York Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
ID Number:
2018.3042.088
Nonaccession number:
2018.3042
Catalog number:
2018.3042.088
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-c0d6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1953465
Online Media:

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