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    • Pottstown Machine Company Photographs Box 6

    • Pottstown Machine Company; Strong, Carlisle & Hammond Company (Cleveland, Ohio); Saylor, John R.; Jennings, William N.; General Electric; Photography, Industrial; Industrial Equipment--Photographs; Machine Shops--Photographs; Machine...
    • This box contains two oversize photographs. Both of the photographs are 7.5" x 9.5" and have been pasted on a cardboard backing. Photograph 365 is a print of a machine pasted on a 10" x 12" backing. Photograph 366 is a print of a machine part held...
    • Pottstown Machine Company Photographs Box 2

    • Pottstown Machine Company; Strong, Carlisle & Hammond Company (Cleveland, Ohio); Saylor, John R.; Jennings, William N.; General Electric; Photography, Industrial; Industrial Equipment--Photographs; Machine Shops--Photographs; Machine...
    • This box contains thirty-five 7.25"" x 9.25"" photographs. Several of the photographs have stamped names and/or written descriptions of the machine. Some of the photographs also include the interior of the building and/or personnel. Most of the...
    • Pottstown Machine Company Photographs Box 4

    • Pottstown Machine Company; Strong, Carlisle & Hammond Company (Cleveland, Ohio); Saylor, John R.; Jennings, William N.; General Electric; Photography, Industrial; Industrial Equipment--Photographs; Machine Shops--Photographs; Machine...
    • This box contains sixty 7.25" x 9.5" photographs. These photographs came in an album that was disassembled in the interest of preservation. The photographs have been kept in their original order. The album was accompanied by four leaves of a typed...
    • Pottstown Machine Company Photographs Box 5

    • Pottstown Machine Company; Strong, Carlisle & Hammond Company (Cleveland, Ohio); Saylor, John R.; Jennings, William N.; General Electric; Photography, Industrial; Industrial Equipment--Photographs; Machine Shops--Photographs; Machine...
    • This box contains seventy-one 7.25" x 9.5" photographs. They are a continuation of the photographs in Box 4, having come from the same album. Again, the information contained in the three leaves of a typed list accompanying the photographs has been...
    • Pottstown Machine Company Photographs Box 1

    • Pottstown Machine Company; Strong, Carlisle & Hammond Company (Cleveland, Ohio); Saylor, John R.; Jennings, William N.; General Electric; Photography, Industrial; Industrial Equipment-Photographs; Machine Shops--Photographs; Machine...
    • This box contains seventy-nine 3.75" x 4.5", sixty 6.5" x 4.5", four 5.5" x 7", and twelve 7.5" x 9.5" photographs. Several of the photographs have stamped names and/or written descriptions of the machine(s). Eight of the 7.5" x 9.5" photographs,...
    • Pottstown Machine Company Photographs Box 3

    • Pottstown Machine Company; Strong, Carlisle & Hammond Company (Cleveland, Ohio); Saylor, John R.; Jennings, William N.; General Electric; Photography, Industrial; Industrial Equipment--Photographs; Machine Shops--Photographs; Machine...
    • This box contains forty-three 7.25" x 9.25" photographs. A few of the photographs also include the interior of the building.
    • The Political "Siamese" Twins The Offspring of Chicago Miscegenation

    • Presidential elections; Politicians; Soldiers; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; McClellan, George B. (George Brinton), 1826-1885; Pendleton, George H. (George Hunt), 1825-1889; Seymour, Horatio, 1810-1886; Vallandigham, Clement L....
    • The unlikely teaming of military leader George B. McClellan with Peace Democrat (Copperhead) George Hunt Pendleton as presidential and vice presidential candidates in the 1864 election is ridiculed here. The artist charges McClellan with disloyalty...
    • An Heir to the Throne, or the Next Republican Candidate

    • African Americans (portrayed) Barnum, Phineas T. Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872; New York tribune. Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
    • The Republicans' purported support of Negro rights is taken to an extreme here. Editor Horace Greeley (left) and candidate Abraham Lincoln (resting his elbow on a rail at right) stand on either side of a short black man holding a spear. The latter...
    • "The Impending Crisis"_or Caught in the Act

    • Antislavery movements; Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Raymond, Henry J.(Henry Jarvis) 1820-1869; Slavery, abolition, and emancipation; Seward, William H.(William Henry) 1801-1872; South Carolina
    • The print's title derives from the name of Hinton Rowan Helper's 1857 pamphlet "The Impending Crisis," an influential document in antislavery literature. Here the crisis is that of New York senator William H. Seward, whose recent loss of the...
    • Southern "Volunteers".

    • Confederate States of America. Army; Draft; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
    • The print may have appeared soon after the Confederate Congress passed a national conscription act on April 16, 1862, to strengthen its dwindling army of volunteers. The artist characterizes regular Confederate troops as unsavory, criminal types....
    • Political "Blondins" Crossing Salt River

    • Slavery & anti-slavery. Abolitionists; United States. Constitution; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872; Douglas, Stephen A.(Stephen Arnold) 1813-1861; Bell, John, 1796-1869
    • The polarizing issue of slavery and its extension into the West is the crux of this political cartoon depicting the presidential candidates in 1860. In their attempts to cross �Salt River,� Abraham Lincoln teeters on a rail balanced by the...
    • Your Plan and Mine

    • United States--Politics and government; McClellan, George B.--(George Brinton),--1826-1885; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889
    • The piece depicts two differeing strategies in getting the southern states to obey the law under President Lincoln. Lincoln is holding a bayonet to the chest of slave owner, demanding he submit to the goverment and law of the nation. McClellan is...
    • Photograph Album of the De Beers Consolidated Mines Ltd. Kimberley, South Africa 1899-1905

    • Babcock & Wilcox; Baldwin-Westinghouse; Bellis-Morcom Co.; Brigham, Alexander Fay; Bultfontein Mine; Cape Colony, South Africa; Civil engineers; De Beers Consolidated Mines Ltd.; Diamond mines and mining- South Africa; Dutoitspan Mine; General...
    • The photographs of five mines: DeBeers, Dutoitspan, Kimberley, Wesselton and Bultfontein Mine with captions as well as mining equipment, ore processing and diamond matrix ore are pasted to the board pages. There is no alphabetic or chronological...
    • The "Secession Movement".

    • Southern States; Secession
    • The movement of several Southern states toward secession in early 1861 is portrayed as a doomed enterprise. The artist shows Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana, all represented by men riding donkeys, following the lead of South Carolina...
    • The Dis-United States. Or the Southern Confederacy

    • Politicians; Secession; Slavery; Presidents; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889; Brown, Joseph E.(Joseph Emerson) 1821-1894; Mallory, Stephen R.(Stephen Russell) 1813-1873; Pickens, F. W.(Francis Wilkinson)...
    • The Confederate leaders are portrayed as a band of competing opportunists led by South Carolina governor and secessionist Francis Pickens (far left). The artist criticizes the January 1861 secession of five states from the lower South, following...
    • Scrapbook of Market Street Bridge/Kittanning Bridge Photographs, 1932

    • Bethlehem Steel Company; Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Highways; Labrobe Brewery; McClintic-Marshall Corporation; Allegheny River; Armstrong County, Pennsylvania; Applewold, Pennsylvania; Kittanning, Pennsylvania; Latrobe,...
    • The collection of the photographs begins with erection of main span in July 1931 and also shows the demolition of the previous metal bridge across the Allegheny River in 1932. Captions written in black ink are beneath the photos. Also included...
    • A Disloyal British "Subject".

    • United States--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel--Union. United States--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military mobilization
    • The cartoon depicts John Bull telling a man Pat to not enlist with either of the "Belligerents" or he will not protect him if he's taken as a pirate. Pat responds that the stars and stripes he will be fighting for will proctect him.
    • Abraham's Dream!_
"Coming events cast their shadows before".

    • Elections--United States; Liberty. United States. President. Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; McClellan, George B.--(George Brinton),--1826-1885; White House (Washington, D.C.
    • The artist portrays a President tormented by nightmares of defeat in the election of 1864. The print probably appeared late in the campaign. Lincoln was said to have believed in the prophetic importance of dreams. The President lies on a bed under...

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