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Robert Lee Weide Photographs

Photographer:
Weide, Robert Lee  Search this
Names:
James Baird Company (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Madeira School (McLean, Va.)  Search this
Potomac Electric Power Company (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States. Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Hatfield, Devil Anse, 1839-1921  Search this
Collector:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of History of Technology  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry  Search this
Donor:
Blake, Beverly B.  Search this
Extent:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photograph albums
Photographs
Place:
West Virginia -- Logan
West Virginia -- White Sulphur Springs
Guyandotte River
Coosawattee River
Virginia -- Buffalo Springs
Virginia -- Bedford City
Pennsylvania -- Ridgway
Ohio -- Salem
Virginia -- New Castle
Virginia -- Covington
Virginia -- Clifton Forge
Date:
1910-1933.
Scope and Contents:
Photographs and photograph albums documenting engineering projects with which Robert Weide was involved. They include the Potomac Electric Power Company plant in Washington, D.C.; the Bureau of Engraving and Printing building in Washington, D.C.;. a hydroelectric plant on the James River for Bedford City, Virginia; a power plant in Salem, Ohio; a power plant in Ridgway, Pennsylvania; a power plant in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia; a power plant in Logan, West Virginia; a dam project at Coleman Falls, Virginia; the Madeira School in Fairfax, Virginia; a railroad bridge at Clifton Forge, Virginia; a railroad station at Buffalo Springs, Virginia; and other projects. Also includes images of families, street scenes, and recreational activities (such as fishing and picnicking) at some of these locations. Devil Anse Hatfield (of the Hatfield-McCoy feud,) is in some of the photographs.
Arrangement:
Collection is arranged into one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Robert Lee Weide was a construction engineer who worked for the James Baird Company of Washington, D.C.
Provenance:
Donated by Beverly B. Blake in 1980 to the Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (now called the Division of Work and Industry).
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is 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.
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:
Dams  Search this
Railroad stations -- Virginia  Search this
Railroad bridges  Search this
Power plants  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photograph albums
Photographs -- 20th century
Citation:
Robert Lee Weide Photographs, 1910-1933, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1012
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Robert Lee Weide Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8acb04f85-18bb-4463-b761-12486a72e636
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1012

4c General Chang Tso-lin trial color proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue China (PRC) 277
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2 1/8 x 1 1/2 in. (5.4 x 3.81 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1928
Object number:
0.259606.3.4
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8c8234f6a-fa22-4429-b2d4-e3d683e92510
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.3.4

Flyer, If You Want a Promotion from CM to CAF Status

Creator:
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.)  Search this
Names:
United States. Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Collection Collector:
Whitehead, Henry Preston, 1917-2002  Search this
Extent:
1 Document (11 x 8 1/2 inches)
Type:
Archival materials
Documents
Fliers (printed matter)
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1943
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
The Henry P. Whitehead collection is 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:
Discrimination in employment  Search this
Genre/Form:
Fliers (printed matter)
Collection Citation:
Henry P. Whitehead collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Michael A. Watkins.
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Henry P. Whitehead collection
Henry P. Whitehead collection / Series 3: Tomlinson D. Todd / 3.7: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa761e88cf2-0b9a-43a3-9023-73449574a467
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-042-ref1917

If You Want a Promotion from CM to CAF Status, flyer

Creator:
United Public Workers of America  Search this
Names:
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.)  Search this
United States. Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Collection Collector:
Whitehead, Henry Preston, 1917-2002  Search this
Extent:
1 Document (11 x 8 1/2 inches)
Container:
Box 158, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Documents
Fliers (printed matter)
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1943
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
The Henry P. Whitehead collection is 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:
Discrimination in employment  Search this
Labor unions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Fliers (printed matter)
Collection Citation:
Henry P. Whitehead collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Michael A. Watkins.
See more items in:
Henry P. Whitehead collection
Henry P. Whitehead collection / Series 3: Tomlinson D. Todd / 3.7: Subject Files / Congress of Industrial Organization (U.S.)., United Public Workers of America
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa716a413f5-8a2d-4260-b07d-f7974a8523d7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-042-ref1919

Elks,Eastern Star, Church, Support UPW-CIO Drive for Permanent Status, flyer

Creator:
United Public Workers of America  Search this
Names:
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.)  Search this
United States. Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Collection Collector:
Whitehead, Henry Preston, 1917-2002  Search this
Extent:
1 Document (14 x 8 1/2 inches)
Container:
Box 158, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Documents
Fliers (printed matter)
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
circa 1949
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
The Henry P. Whitehead collection is 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:
Labor unions  Search this
Discrimination in employment  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Fliers (printed matter)
Collection Citation:
Henry P. Whitehead collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Michael A. Watkins.
See more items in:
Henry P. Whitehead collection
Henry P. Whitehead collection / Series 3: Tomlinson D. Todd / 3.7: Subject Files / Congress of Industrial Organization (U.S.)., United Public Workers of America
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa797d1a867-96dd-48f8-84eb-7dc058017c09
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-042-ref1921

Bureau Branch UPW-CIO Letter from Your Chairman

Creator:
United Public Workers of America  Search this
Names:
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.)  Search this
United States. Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Collection Collector:
Whitehead, Henry Preston, 1917-2002  Search this
Extent:
1 Document (14 x 8 1/2 inches)
Container:
Box 158, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Documents
Fliers (printed matter)
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
September 12, 1949
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
The Henry P. Whitehead collection is 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:
Labor unions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Fliers (printed matter)
Collection Citation:
Henry P. Whitehead collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Michael A. Watkins.
See more items in:
Henry P. Whitehead collection
Henry P. Whitehead collection / Series 3: Tomlinson D. Todd / 3.7: Subject Files / Congress of Industrial Organization (U.S.)., United Public Workers of America
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7721e5ff3-d421-4287-8fa2-e786a384ef6d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-042-ref1922

UPW-CIO Files Individual Complaints, Sees Rep. Dawson, to Visit White House for Permanent Status, flyer

Creator:
United Public Workers of America  Search this
Names:
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.)  Search this
United States. Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Collection Collector:
Whitehead, Henry Preston, 1917-2002  Search this
Extent:
1 Document (14x 8 1/2 inches)
Container:
Box 158, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Documents
Fliers (printed matter)
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
circa 1949
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
The Henry P. Whitehead collection is 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:
Labor unions  Search this
Discrimination in employment  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Fliers (printed matter)
Collection Citation:
Henry P. Whitehead collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Michael A. Watkins.
See more items in:
Henry P. Whitehead collection
Henry P. Whitehead collection / Series 3: Tomlinson D. Todd / 3.7: Subject Files / Congress of Industrial Organization (U.S.)., United Public Workers of America
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa70dbe4e65-e7bf-4c6b-ab0f-4afdbee1ffd4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-042-ref1923

15c Curtiss Jenny over Great Wall airmail die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue China (ROC) C1
Medium:
paper; ink (blue green / black)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. (3.49 x 4.45 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1921
Object number:
0.259606.1.1
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm89c25993c-6766-4239-a205-6d123259f4db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.1.1

1921 Peking Printing of the Airmail Issue engraver's model

Title:
Scott Catalogue China (PRC) C1
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 2 x 2 5/16 x 1/16 in. (5.08 x 5.87 x 0.16 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1921
Object number:
0.259606.1.10
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8ae54bb5f-29e5-4e47-bcd6-42635af213e9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.1.10
Online Media:

1921 Peking Printing of the Airmail Issue vignette proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue China (PRC) C1
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 7/8 x 2 3/16 in. (4.76 x 5.56 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1921
Object number:
0.259606.1.11
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8dfa7fb56-3bed-4b1d-87f7-661afd4da273
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.1.11
Online Media:

30c Curtiss Jenny over Great Wall airmail die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue China (ROC) C2
Medium:
paper; ink (scarlet / black)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. (3.49 x 4.45 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1921
Object number:
0.259606.1.2
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8e891e84a-1321-43ad-9edb-c14f4e5c64db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.1.2

45c Curtiss Jenny over Great Wall airmail die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue China (ROC) C3
Medium:
paper; ink (violet / black)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. (3.49 x 4.45 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1921
Object number:
0.259606.1.3
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8ab734c07-9c22-4102-93e9-00bbddaeaef2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.1.3

60c Curtiss Jenny over Great Wall airmail die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue China (ROC) C4
Medium:
paper; ink (blue / black)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. (3.49 x 4.45 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1921
Object number:
0.259606.1.4
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm83a9f7f6f-1246-4ec7-99a4-34e0c3d6c899
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.1.4

90c Curtiss Jenny over Great Wall airmail die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue China (ROC) C5
Medium:
paper; ink (olive green, black) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 7/16 x 1 3/4 in. (3.6 x 4.4 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1921
Topic:
International Stamps & Mail  Search this
Object number:
0.259606.1.5
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm81587a0ba-1cc8-4a31-ae34-2a23379dd9c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.1.5

15c Curtiss Jenny over Great Wall airmail trial color proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue China (ROC) C1
Medium:
paper; ink (scarlet / black)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 5/8 x 2 in. (4.13 x 5.08 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1921
Object number:
0.259606.1.6
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8c13f320a-9794-46b4-a915-7add079b828b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.1.6
Online Media:

15c Curtiss Jenny over Great Wall airmail trial color proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue China (ROC) C1
Medium:
paper; ink (orange / black)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. (3.49 x 4.45 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1921
Object number:
0.259606.1.7
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8a274cdb9-c3bd-42d7-931f-325ba30faba7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.1.7

15c Curtiss Jenny over Great Wall airmail trial color proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue China (ROC) C1
Medium:
paper; ink (blue / black)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/4 x 2 1/16 in. (4.45 x 5.24 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1921
Object number:
0.259606.1.8
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8f0532c3e-cccc-4b90-8ef5-45515753fa69
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.1.8

1921 Peking Printing of the Airmail Issue hand drawn essay

Title:
Scott Catalogue China (PRC) C1
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 3 3/8 x 3 3/4 x 1/16 in. (8.57 x 9.53 x 0.16 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1921
Object number:
0.259606.1.9
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm84da43d0d-c7f7-401f-82bf-c7107dfcea60
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.1.9
Online Media:

50c revenue die proof

Medium:
paper; ink (green)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2 x 1 3/4 in. (5.08 x 4.45 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1924
Object number:
0.259606.2.1
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm87fc2e7f9-c578-4eaa-a0fb-255c1188fdaf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.2.1

$10 revenue die proof

Medium:
paper; ink (light green / lake)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/4 x 1/8 in. (4.45 x 0.32 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
China (early republic)
Date:
1924
Object number:
0.259606.2.10
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm819bba5b0-c3cd-4968-af92-4e46dc454e85
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.259606.2.10

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