Pennsylvania bridges collection, 1891-1915, undated

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Collection Overview

Title:
Pennsylvania bridges collection
Dates (Inclusive):
1891-1915, undated
Creator:
Harmer, H. B.
Abstract:
The collection consists of photographs of railroad bridges in Pennsylvania, mostly in the Pittsburgh area, 1891-1915; photographss of technical drawings by the Penn State College Civil Engineering Department, 1903-1904; and lantern slides of railroad bridges, 1884-circa 1904. Photographers include H. B. Harmer, R. W. Johnston, F. H. Miller, C. K. Mohler, H. E. Platt, and Lewis R. Snow.
Collection Number:
1696
Size:
.88 Linear Feet
Repository:
Special Collections Library. Pennsylvania State University.
Languages:
English

Collection Overview

The railroad bridges, built in the 19th century, were photographed between 1891-1915, and depict different types of bridges, structural details, transmission towers, and construction techniques. The bridges were used by at least seventeen different railroads including: the Pennsylvania Railroad; the Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad; the Buffalo and Susquehanna Railway Company; and West Penn Railways. Photographers include: R.W. Johnston, F.H. Miller, C.K. Mohler, H.E. Platt, and Lewis R. Snow.

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Collection Arrangement

The collection is organized into two series: photographs and technical drawings.

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Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice

Copyright is retained by the creators of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Pennsylvania Bridges collection, HCLA 1696, Special Collections Library, Pennsylvania State University.

Processing Information

Processed by Special Collections staff.

Existence and Location of Copies

Digital reproductions from this collection are available online at Pennsylvania bridges collection.

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Photographic
  • Architectural

Personal Name(s)

  • Harmer, H. B.

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Collection Inventory

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  • Pittsburgh (Pa.)
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  • Cresson (Pa.)
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  • lantern slides

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  • Lancaster (Pa.)
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  • Pittsburgh (Pa.)
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  • Pittsburgh (Pa.)
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  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
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  • Pittsburgh (Pa.)
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