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Washington, D.C. Bridges Collection

Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Creator:
Meigs, John  Search this
Extent:
4.5 Cubic feet (20 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1900-1905.
Scope and Contents:
Photoprints and negatives documenting the construction of several Washington, D.C. bridges. The Washington Aqueduct Bridge is the subject of most of the images. The Washington Channel Bridge, the Potomac Highway Bridge, and the 11th Street Bridge are also included among the images. Additionally, there is a letterpress book, an employee time book, and a notebook containing diagrams and measurements.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical / Historical:
Meigs was a Washington, D.C. civil engineer.
Provenance:
Donated in the 1960s to the National Museum of History and Technology (now the National Museum of American History).
Restrictions:
Collection open for research on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
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:
Rivers -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Bridges -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Citation:
Washington, D.C. Bridges Collection, 1900-1905, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1095
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1095

Washington Aqueduct, construction equipment

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
[1853-1859?]
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1089

Washington Aqueduct, construction equipment

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
1853-1859
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1090

Washington Aqueduct, worker's shanty

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 18
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
[1853-1859?]
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1091

Washington Aqueduct, construction [drill?]

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
1853-1859?
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1092

Washington Aqueduct, construction [drill?]

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 20
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
1853-1859
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1093

Washington Aqueduct, workers and pipes

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
1853
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1094

Washington Aqueduct, construction [drill?]

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
[1853-1859?]
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1095

Washington Aqueduct, sluice tower recg. [sic] reservoir

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
[1853-1859?]
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1096

Washington Aqueduct, [sluice tower?]

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 24
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
[1859?]
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1097

Washington Aqueduct, overfall number 1

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 25
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
[188?]
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1098

Canal on [Washington Aqueduct?]

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
1858
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1099

Washington Aqueduct guard [gate?]

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
1858
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1100

Washington Aqueduct, culvert 23

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
1858
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1101

Washington Aqueduct, dam for falls

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
1858
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1102

Men gathered at [Washington Aqueduct?]

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
[1853-1859?]
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1103

Washington Aqueduct, trench above culvert 15

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
1858
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1104

Washington Aqueduct, culvert number 18 over Reading Run

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
1858
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1105

Tunnel for Washington Aqueduct

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
1858
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1106

Washington Aqueduct, feeder at Great Falls

Collection Creator:
Hutton, William R., 1826-1901  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Date:
1853-[1859?]
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
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:
William R. Hutton Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
William R. Hutton Papers
William R. Hutton Papers / Series 9: Printed Materials / 9.4: Oversized Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0987-ref1107

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