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John L. Savage Papers

Author:
Savage, John L., 1879-? (civil engineer)  Search this
Collector:
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.  Search this
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.  Search this
Names:
China, Ministry of Economic Affairs  Search this
China, National Resources Commission  Search this
Department of the Interior, U.S.  Search this
United States. Bureau of Reclamation  Search this
Extent:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Reports
Place:
China
Yangtze River (China)
Date:
1944
Scope and Contents:
Materials concerning dams, power plants, and materials testing in China, for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. It consists of a bound volume of preliminary reports, with maps, prepared for China's National Resources Commission by John L. Savage, consulting engineer. Includes a report on the Yangtze River Gorge Project (11/1944) and several other Chinese projects: Ta-Tu-Ho and Ma-Pien-Ho projects (9/1944), Upper Ming-Kiang and Kwan-Hsien projects (9-11/1944), Lung-Chi-Ho projects (9-11/1944), and the Tang-Lang-Chuan projects (1-3/1945).
Biographical / Historical:
Savage was a civil engineer, and Chief Designing Engineer in charge of all designing for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, 1924-1945.
Provenance:
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
Civil engineering  Search this
Engineering  Search this
Hydraulic engineering and engineers  Search this
Civil engineers  Search this
Water supplies  Search this
Hydroelectric power plants  Search this
Dams  Search this
Genre/Form:
Reports -- 1940-1970
Citation:
John L. Savage Papers, 1944, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0227
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0227

Khawia saurogobii

Collector:
Mikulas Oros  Search this
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Slide
Remarks:
Canada balsam
Place:
Wuhan, Yangtze River, China, Asia
Collection Date:
21 Mar 2009
Common name:
Cestoda
Published Name:
Khawia saurogobii Xi et al., 2009
Other Numbers:
USNPC Accession (Catalog) : 102281.00
USNM Number:
1397270
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Invertebrate Zoology
Platyhelminthes
US National Parasite Collection
Parasite Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39d9517fa-7198-4962-81ac-dbbf450b1c62
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_12051574

Khawia saurogobii

Collector:
Mikulas Oros  Search this
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Slide
Remarks:
Canada balsam
Place:
Wuhan, Yangtze River, China, Asia
Collection Date:
21 Mar 2009
Common name:
Cestoda
Published Name:
Khawia saurogobii Xi et al., 2009
Other Numbers:
USNPC Accession (Catalog) : 102282.00
USNM Number:
1397271
See more items in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Platyhelminthes
US National Parasite Collection
Parasite Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3359d815b-f86a-4ba5-9d36-8368ad353112
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_12051575

Monticola solitarius pandoo

Collector:
Captain T. W. Blakiston  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Yangtze River, China, Asia
Collection Date:
-- Feb ----
Common name:
Blue Rock Thrush
Blue Rock-Thrush (pandoo)
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Turdidae
Published Name:
Monticola solitarius pandoo
Other Numbers:
Field Number : T.94
USNM Number:
96493
See more items in:
Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/301837e5e-850b-481a-b380-3869b1773e4a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_12406315

Khawia abbottini

Collector:
Mikulas Oros  Search this
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Slide
Place:
Near Wuhan, Yangtze River, China, Asia
Collection Date:
24 Mar 2009
Common name:
Cestoda
Published Name:
Khawia abbottini
Other Numbers:
USNPC Accession (Catalog) : 106204.00
USNM Number:
1401168
See more items in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Platyhelminthes
US National Parasite Collection
Parasite Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c2ea9886-8853-469a-be7b-2ff5f2cbf2fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_12055472

Khawia abbottini

Collector:
Mikulas Oros  Search this
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Slide
Place:
Near Wuhan, Yangtze River, China, Asia
Collection Date:
24 Mar 2009
Common name:
Cestoda
Published Name:
Khawia abbottini
Other Numbers:
USNPC Accession (Catalog) : 106205.00
USNM Number:
1401169
See more items in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Platyhelminthes
US National Parasite Collection
Parasite Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38b8c3b76-a644-457a-ad99-cacf0d8ac52a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_12055473

Sinjanthropus Site at Chou Kou Tien, China ca. 1935

Creator:
Barbour, George B geologist  Search this
Physical description:
400 ft (11 min) silent b&w video
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
Szechuwan Province
Yangtze River
Choukoutien
China
Asia
Chongqing, Szechuwan Province
Yangtze River (China)
Wuhan (Hankow), China
Choukoutien, China
Date:
ca 1935
Topic:
Peasants  Search this
Aircraft--seaplane  Search this
Archaeology--excavations  Search this
Temples  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1981.5.6
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218533

George Barbour Papers

Creator:
Barbour, George B geologist  Search this
Subject:
Yanjing da xue  Search this
Geological Survey of China  Search this
Physical description:
3 linear feet
Type:
Field notes
Collection descriptions
Correspondence
Newspaper clippings
Place:
China
Kalgan area
Yangtze River (China)
Date:
1921
1921-1969
1921-1934, 1964-1969
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Physical anthropology  Search this
Fossil hominids  Search this
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_229714

Extreme natural disasters / Christine Gibson

Author:
Gibson, Christine  Search this
Physical description:
v, 217 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2007
C2007
Topic:
Natural disasters  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_841518

Changjiang wan li tu / [zuo zhe Zhang Daqian ; zhen cang Zhang Yuejun]

Title:
長江萬里圖 / [作者張大千 ; 珍藏張岳軍]
Great Yangtze River
Author:
Zhang, Daqian 1899-1983  Search this
Guo li li shi bo wu guan (China)  Search this
Subject:
Zhang, Daqian 1899-1983  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 32 x 52 cm
Type:
Catalogs
In art
Place:
Yangtze River (China)
Date:
1981
Min guo 70 [1981]
20th century
Topic:
Painting, Chinese  Search this
Call number:
752.7 .C343
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_890976

The Yangtze and the yak; adventurous trails in and out of Tibet

Author:
Duncan, Marion Herbert 1896-  Search this
Physical description:
x, 353 p. illus., ports., maps (1 on lining papers, 4 fold. in pocket) 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Tibet Autonomous Region (China)
Yangtze River (China)
Date:
1952
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DS785 .D82
DS785.D82
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_83919

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