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[Project for a circular arcade. Perspective rendering]

Project for the attack of Ticonderoga, proposed to be put in execution as near as the circumstances and ground will admit of. May 29th. 1759.

Rivanna River, 1771, Memorandum on Navigation Project

Philadelphia, Monday, December 27, 1773. The unanimity, spirit and zeal, which have heretofore animated all the colonies, from Boston to South Carolina have been so eminently displayed in the opposition to the pernacious project of the East-Indi

A Temporary project for a star redout [sic] to contain 150 men.

[Prison (project). Elevation]

[Monument à la trinité (project). Perspective elevation. Rendering]

[Union League Club, New York City (project). Elevation. Rendering] / R. M. Hunt, architect.

New York City - improved project of a covered atmospheric elevated railway for city transit, by Dr. R.H. Gilbert

[Independence, Kansas. April 30, 1879.] So many inquiries reach me from all parts of the country in reference to my project for opening up the Indian Territory, I have decided to issue this circular in answer to the most important questions that

Endorsement. Office of the board of education. Chicago. September 27, 1898. To the boards of education of America. On behalf of the Board of Education of the City of Chicago, I take pleasure in commending the project of the Commissioner-General

[African American school children at work on a craft project]

Map of the city of Washington showing project for re-arrangement of water distribution system /

Salt River Project, Arryona

[Sacaton Indian Reservation. Indian plowing his land. Salt River Project]

[Salt River Project, Arizona. Cushong, or, fat Hen, a laborer on the Salt River Project, with two mules]

Salt River Project, Ariz.

Salt River Project, [Arizona]

Salt Cove, Salt River Project, [Arizona]

Shoshone Project, Wyoming

Salt River Project, Phoenix, Ariz.

Salt River Project, Ariz. Apache Indians

Salt River Project, [Arizona]

Salt River Project Arizona; desert before cultivation; Camel Back Mountain in background

Shoshone Project

RECLAMATION, BUREAU OF. TIETON CANAL, YAKIMA VALLEY PROJECT, WASHINGTON 12 MILES LONG

ROOSEVELT DAM, ARIZONA. SALT RIVER PROJECT OF BUREAU OF RECLAMATION. DEDICATION SCENE

MINIDOKA PROJECT. U.S. RECLAMATION BUREAU. MINIDOKA DAM, ONE MILE LONG. POWER PLANTIN DISTANCE, MINIDOKA, IDAHO

MINIDOKA PROJECT. U.S. RECLAMATION BUREAU. MINIDOKA DESERT IN 1905, BEFORE IRRIGATION

RECLAMATION, BUREAU OF. TRUCKEE-CARSON PROJECT, NEVADA; CANAL CARRYING TRUCKEE RIVER TO RESERVOIR

MINIDOKA PROJECT. U.S. RECLAMATION BUREAU. MINIDOKA DESERT ON YEAR AFTER IRRIGATION BY GOVERNMENT

GUNNISON RIVER PROJECT. U.S. RECLAMATION BUREAU. CANAL UNDER 2000 FEET WATER TO UNCOMPHAGRE VALLEY

Arrowrock Dam, Boise irrigation project

Salt River Project, [Arizona] Sacator Indian Reservation

Salt River Project. Arizona. Grove near Camel Back Mountian

Salt River Project, [Arizona], Cushong or Fat Hen[,] Indian laborer

Salt River Project, [Arizona] 400 acres of sugar beets [...] desert land

[Project for a store façade (Mercier Frères). Elevation, section, and plan]

[Project for a store façade (Mercier Frères). Elevation and section]

[Project for a store façade (Mercier Frères). Elevation, section, and details]

BOISE PROJECT. RECLAMATION SERVICE, U.S. ARROWCOCK DAM

[Project for a store façade (Mercier Frères). Horizontal sections (?)]

Austin Curtis and his pig project. He is a young colored boy living near the W. Va. Collegiate Institute, the State Colored Agri. College. Location: Charleston [vicinity], West Virginia / Photo by Lewis W. Hine.

Charley Lawson, one of the 4 H Club Members who has been raising wool, explains to a visitor a new project the Club boys are interested in. Instead of selling the wool at 20 cents a pound, they get 3 times as much and their friends can buy real wool cloth at a reasonable price. This is wool the boys are turning in, and some of the finished woolen cloth hangs in the background. State 4 H Fair at Charleston, W. Va. Oct. 1921. Location: Charleston, West Virginia / Photo by Lewis W. Hine.

Austin Curtis and his pig project. He is a young colored boy living near the W. Va. Collegiate Institute, the state colored agri. college. Location: Charleston [vicinity], West Virginia / Photo by Lewis W. Hine.

Henry Ford (right) & Secy. of War Weeks (left) talking over the Muscle Shoals Project. In Secy's office in the War Dept.

Kerckoff Dam on San Joaquin River, part of power project in the Sierra Nevada Mts., Calif. / photographed, copyrighted and sold by Philip Brigandi, Los Angeles, Cal.

Langston Housing Project. General view of building at Langston Housing Project I

Langston Housing Project. Back yard at Langston Housing Project

Langston Housing Project. Rear of building at Langston Housing Project

Langston Housing Project. Buildings along sidewalk at Langston Housing Project

Langston Housing Project. General view of Langston Housing Project

Langston Housing Project. Elevated view of Langston Housing Project complex

Louis Justement, architect. Air view of apartment project

Langston Housing Project. General view of building at Langston Housing Project II

Hurley inaugurates construction work at tomb of unknown soldier. Secretary of War Patrick J. Hurley broke the ground to start construction of approaches to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetary. Plans for the work were selected as the result of a nationwide competition and the $416,000 project was begun at this time for the purpose of relieving unemployment in the vicinity of Washington, Left to right in the photograph: Col. Arthur Woods, chairman of President Hoover's Committee on unemployment; Secretary Hurley; Gen. Douglas MacArthur, new chief of staff of the U.S. Army, and Maj. Gen. J.L.DeWitt, quarter-master general. 12/19/30

[Stadium ("National Stadium Project"), Washington, D.C. Site plan. Sketch]

[Stadium ("National Stadium Project"), Washington, D.C. Bird's-eye view rendering]

[Stadium ("National Stadium Project"), Washington, D.C. Plan. Sketch]

Miscellaneous design. A view of the Anderson County art center, a simple, homespun institution which represented the first formal recognition of area in the East Tennessee hill country. Exhibits were supplied generally by the Federal Art Project, although the work of local craftsmen, amateur artists, and school children was exhibited as often as possible

Pickwick Dam. Light concrete stair with galvanized mesh railing on Pickwick project. Note that light comes from flush controllens fixtures recessed into concrete

Dams under construction. Watts Bar Dam, shown here under construction, has a semi-outdoors type powerhouse with an enormous gantry crane (to the right of the picture) for installation and removal of units. The project is further distinguished by a control building which is entirely removed from the hydro plant, being located some 120 feet higher on top of a steep cliff and with direct connection to the switchyard behind. The windowless left wing of the control building houses the control room; the tower-like structure in the back accomodates air conditioning, restrooms, etc. The glass wall, upper level, contains the reception room with a broad semi-circular overlook terrace, the story below the terrace devoted to offices

Chickamauga Dam and powerhouse. Two views of visitors' reception room which overlooks Chickamauga Lake from a slight platform at one end, and contains reception desk and entrance to elevator and stairs. Map in mural form over reception desk is used by guard in explaining location and significance of project. Switchyard can be seen through glazed doors of vestibule; on opposite side, entire wall underneath the dedication test (1936-Built for the People of the United States of America-1940) consists of glass and opens view of generator hall to visitors

Chickamauga Dam and powerhouse. Hall off reception room which gives access to a good view of the tailrace through a window, thus making it possible for visitors to observe all essential parts of the project (generator hall, switchyard, reservoir, tailrace) from either the reception room or the hall. It also gives access to the elevator, the main stair, toilets, and to a promenade roof deck over the lower electrical bay of the powerhouse (foor at end). The decreasing height of the ceiling was necessitated by structural considerations ad was exploited for effect. Floor is terrazzo; walls, glazed structural tile; ceiling, plaster

The cafeteria for construction employees of the Norris project was an attempt to produce a dignified architectural effect out of simple and, in part, unfinished local materials. After construction of the project it has been converted to other uses and is now in its tenth year of service

General planning. In the reception room of Norris powerhouse the guide explains to a group of visitors the functioning of the project and will follow up by an explanation of the relation of the particular dam to the integrated system and to the general program of the TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority). See also comments relating to K 1132

Demountable employee housing. Three-bedroom war workers' house constructed in five slices. On this project, where the houses went into an existing community in Alabama to provide housing for employees of chemical and metallurgical industries of the TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority), the local desire for traditional appearance was accommodated by the use of a pitched roof. Each side of the roof is hinged at the eaves and is laid down, during transport, over the ceiling to bring overall height within normal highway clearances

Employee housing. One of the house types at the construction village at Wheeler, Alabama. Most early house types of the TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority) were more or less in harmony with local traditional building design to minimize avoiding conflict with strongly held prejudices, but improvements in detail and a closer approach to thoroughly modern concepts were sought for and attained on each subsequent project

Employee housing. One of the permanent houses in the construction village at Norris. At each project enough types were used to permit taking advantage of site slopes, views, and exposure to breeze. In keeping with the climate all houses have ample screened porches, usually one for dining (as on the lower right) connecting with the kitchen, and one for sitting or sleeping (as the one on the upper floor) connecting with the bedrooms

Norris Dam and powerhouse. View of reception room at the TVA's (Tennessee Valley Authority) first project which was experimental and somewhat small compared to visitors' traffic in peacetime. Guard sits behind special desk with raised rim, used by visitors when they register. Large window behind guard looks out over switchyard and over route taken by visitors upon completion of their inspection trip

Demountable employee housing. Group of construction workers' houses, built on demountable principle, on a dam construction project in North Carolina. Some of these houses are on their third location since they were first built in Alabama and hauled approximately 300 miles in sections

Chickamauga Dam and powerhouse. Hall off reception room which gives access to a good view of the tailrace through a window, thus making it possible for visitors to observe all essential parts of the project (generator hall, switchyard, reservoir, tailrace) from either the reception room or the hall. It also gives access to the elevator, the main stair, toilets, and to a promenade roof deck over the lower electrical bay of the powerhouse (foor at end). The decreasing height of the ceiling was necessitated by structural considerations ad was exploited for effect. Floor is terrazzo; walls, glazed structural tile; ceiling, plaster

Wheeler Dam and powerhouse. General view showing four generators of the semi-outdoor type installed. Space is left for addition of four more. Navigation lock in distance, bulkhead section, spillway and power plant following left to right. Terrace in front of top story of control buildings for visitors' inspection of the project

Norris Dam and powerhouse. View of reception room at the TVA's (Tennessee Valley Authority) first project which was experimental and somewhat small compared to visitors' traffic in peacetime. Guard sits behind special desk with raised rim, used by visitors when they register. Large window behind guard looks out over switchyard and over route taken by visitors upon completion of their inspection trip

Chickamauga Dam and powerhouse. Two views of visitors' reception room which overlooks Chickamauga Lake from a slight platform at one end, and contains reception desk and entrance to elevator and stairs. Map in mural form over reception desk is used by guard in explaining location and significance of project. Switchyard can be seen through glazed doors of vestibule; on opposite side, entire wall underneath the dedication test (1936-Built for the People of the United States of America-1940) consists of glass and opens view of generator hall to visitors

Visitors' overlook building at Kentucky Dam. This structure is in the form of an open shed because the other functions of TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority) visitors' buildings being accommodated in the nearby construction village, there was need for shelter only at this point. Since the project is in a hot climate, ample ventilation is promoted by the open front, a balustrade height opening toward the back underneath the display and grilles to ventilate the roof space. Most of the displays are arranged as transparencies, with natural illumination during the day, and with floodlights used as substitutes during the night

Visitors' buildings. Partial view of interior of one of the twin buildings shown on photographs numbers 1986, 1983. This room serves as the guard station and also as reception room where the features of the project and the progress of the TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority) are explained to visitors before they are taken on inspection trips

Dams under construction. The operation building for the navigation lock at Watts Bar has been completed ahead of the rest of the project to permit the passage of river transport during construction. The left wing contains control machinery on the first floor and the commanding officer's work space on the second. The center of the upper level is a sheltered observation space for visitors who are received and accommodated in the right wing of the structure, and for access to the right end of the roof. All lock operation buildings are designed for maximum view of the lock chamber and the up- and downriver approaches by the operators and the public

Visitors' building on the east abutment of Norris Dam constructed of cinder concrete blocks with stucco finish. Guard booth under center canopy controls central hall of structure and project parking space in front; also has view of terrace on opposite side. Wings house refreshment counter, a store of the cooperative merchandising organization for local handicraft products and in the windowless extremities of the wing, visitors' toilets

Jewish colonies. Haifa Bay project. Building & sand tractors

Pylon on the south shore of the Golden Gate Bridge project

Jewish colonies. Haifa Bay project. Building & sand tractors

Jewish colonies. Haifa Bay project. Building & sand tractors

Drawing of school model proposed for Greenbelt project, Maryland

Drawing of model duplex house. Greenbelt project, Maryland

Progress of Berwyn project. Prince George's County, Maryland

Drawing of model proposed for Greenbelt project, Maryland

Son of a farmer on Wolf Creek Farms project who has not yet been moved to a new house, Wolf Creek Farms, Grady County, Georgia

Foreman at Berwyn Project, Maryland

Guardhouse number two and newly built road to Berwyn project, Maryland

Hightstown, New Jersey. Progress photograph taken during construction of the Jersey homesteads, a U.S. Resettlement Administration project

Hightstown, New Jersey. Progress photograph taken during construction of the Jersey homesteads, a U.S. Resettlement Administration project

Hightstown, New Jersey. Progress photograph taken during construction of the Jersey homesteads, a U.S. Resettlement Administration project

Hightstown, New Jersey. Metal sheds at the Jersey Homesteads, a U.S. Resettlement Administration subsistence homestead project

Hightstown, New Jersey. Progress photograph taken during construction of the Jersey homesteads, a U.S. Resettlement Administration project

Hightstown, New Jersey. Progress photograph taken during construction of the Jersey homesteads, a U.S. Resettlement Administration project

House construction. Arthurdale project. Reedsville, West Virginia

Airview of Lake Dick project, Arkansas. Taken by Arkansas National Guard

Maryland photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

Maryland photographs - Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph.

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