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University of Maryland, College Park
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Paper outlining the early history of transportation in Maryland and the establishment of the Baltimore-Frederick turnpike. Includes illustrations. This paper was prepared as part of De Atley's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Toll roads -- Maryland -- History, Transportation -- Maryland -- History
University of Maryland, College Park
by Owens, H. Malcolm.
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Paper describing the history of Tiber Creek, also known as Goose Creek, bridges over the creek, and the creek's role in the Washington sewer system. Includes drawings and maps. This paper was prepared as part of Owen's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Sewerage -- Washington (D.C.), Canals -- Washington (D.C.), Tiber Creek (Washington, D.C.)
University of Maryland, College Park
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Paper describing the early history and subsequent development of street railways in Washington, D.C., including horse cars, cable cars, and electric railways. Includes diagrams, photographs, and drawings. This paper was prepared as part of Gray's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Street-railroads -- Washington (D.C.) -- History, Transportation -- Washington (D.C.) -- History.
Paper documenting the construction and operation of locomotives used by the B & O Railroad in its early years. Includes photographs and diagrams. This paper was prepared as part of Burnside's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company -- History, Locomotives -- United States -- History
University of Maryland, College Park
by Melchior, Louis.
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Description of the history and construction of Fort McHenry and other fortifications in the harbor of Baltimore, Maryland, including installations at Federal Hill, Lazaretto Point, Hampstead Hill, Fort Marshall, and Fort Washington. Melchior's paper, prepared as part of his initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society, includes photographs.
Topics: Fortification -- Maryland -- Baltimore, Fort McHenry (Baltimore, Md.) -- History
University of Maryland, College Park
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Paper documenting the early engineering history of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, the first railroad in the United States. Describes planning for and construction of the rail line and financial and staffing arrangements. Includes drawings, maps, photographs, and diagrams. This paper was prepared as part of Coronel's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topic: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company -- History
University of Maryland, College Park
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"A journal of civilization." Merged with: Independent (New York, N.Y., 1848), May 22, 1916.
Topic: New York (N.Y.) -- Newspapers.
University of Maryland, College Park
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"A journal of civilization." Merged with: Independent (New York, N.Y., 1848), May 22, 1916.
Topic: New York (N.Y.) -- Newspapers.
University of Maryland, College Park
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Paper documenting the history of the B & O Railroad and the planning for and construction of the Carrollton Viaduct over Gwynn's Falls, near Mt. Clare, Maryland. Includes photographs. This paper was prepared as part of Boteler's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company -- History, Carrollton Viaduct (Gwynns Falls, Md.), Viaducts --...
Paper documenting the role of the Landover substation in the electrification of the Pennsylvania Railroad as well as the history of the establishment of the substation and its construction. Includes photographs and drawings. This paper was prepared as part of Flagg's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Pennsylvania Railroad -- Buildings, Electric substations -- Maryland -- Landover, Electric...
Paper documenting the history of the establishment and operation of the street railways in Hagerstown, Maryland. Includes drawings and charts. This paper was prepared as part of Campbell's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topic: Street-railroads -- Maryland -- Hagerstown
University of Maryland, College Park
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Paper documenting the history of the Bare Hills copper mines, dating back to the eighteenth century. Also includes information on the mines' output and production methods as well as photographs. This paper was prepared as part of Gangler's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topic: Copper mines and mining -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- History
Paper documenting the history of the mechanical systems used for air conditioning on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, prepared as part of Baldwin's initiation into the Phi Mu fraternity, an engineering honor society. Includes photographs, drawings, and other illustrations.
Topics: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company -- History, Railroad cars -- Air conditioning -- History
University of Maryland, College Park
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Paper documenting the history and operation of the Bare Hill Copper Mines, located in the Mt. Washington section of Baltimore, Maryland. Includes map and photographs. This paper was prepared as part of Blazek's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Copper mines and mining -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- History, Bare Hill Copper Mines (Md.)
University of Maryland, College Park
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Paper documenting the development of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad from 1835 to 1921. Includes information on the expansion of routes, the relationship of the telegraph to the railroad, bridge construction, track improvement, coal piers, and grain elevators. Includes illustrations and maps. This paper was prepared as part of Hine's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topic: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company -- History
University of Maryland, College Park
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Topics: Architecture -- Massachusetts -- Boston, School buildings -- Massachusetts -- Boston, Public...
University of Maryland, College Park
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Topics: Architecture -- Massachusetts -- Boston, School buildings -- Massachusetts -- Boston, Public...
Genua, hrsg. von R. Reinhardt, mit Aufnahmen von H. Halmhuber, F. Halmhuber, F. Schule, L. Theyer und A. Widmann. 1866
Topics: Palaces--Italy, Architecture, Renaissance
University of Maryland, College Park
by Funke, Richard Harrison
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Paper documenting the role played by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad as a transportation route and point of conflict during the Civil War. This paper was prepared as part of Funke's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company -- History, United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 --...
Description of the buildings comprising the Washington Brick Company and the Company's manufacturing methods. Includes photographs. This paper was prepared as part of Northrop's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Washington Brick Company, Brickmaking -- Maryland -- Muirkirk, Brickmaking machinery -- Maryland --...
Paper documenting the design and use of various types of locomotives employed by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad from 1850 to 1928, in particular the American, Pacific, Winans Camelback, Mogul, Consolidation, Mikado and Mallet Articulated engines. Includes drawings and other illustrations. This paper was prepared as part of Graham's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company -- History, Locomotives -- History
Paper describing the introduction of electricity to the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad tunnels under the city of Baltimore and the power supply system and locomotives used to accomplish this. Includes illustrations. This paper was prepared as part of Wenner's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Electric locomotives -- Maryland -- Baltimore, Railroads -- Maryland -- Baltimore --...
University of Maryland, College Park
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Paper describing the history, naming, and construction of the bridge span across Cabin John Creek, first erected during the years 1857 to 1864. Includes blueprints, photographs, and other illustrations. Mothershead's paper was prepared as part of his initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Bridges -- Maryland -- Montgomery County -- History, Cabin John Creek (Montgomery County, Md.) --...
Paper documenting the history and construction of Fort Carroll, built in the center of the Patapsco River, near Sparrows Point in Baltimore, Maryland. The paper was prepared as part of Andrews' initiation into the Phi Mu fraternity, an engineering honor society. It also includes photographs and drawings of the fort.
Topics: Fortification -- Maryland -- History, Military engineering -- Maryland -- History, Fort Carroll...
University of Maryland, College Park
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Paper documenting the history and construction of Fort McHenry, as well as significant events involving the fort. Includes photographs, drawings, and other illustrations. This paper was prepared as part of Deckman's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Fortification -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Design and construction, Fort McHenry (Baltimore, Md.) --...
Paper documenting the history, construction, operation, and engineering features of the Alexandria branch of the B & O Railroad. Includes maps and photographs. This paper was prepared as part of Browning's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company -- History, Railroad yards -- Virginia -- Alexandria
Paper tracing the history, planning for, design, and construction of the Baltimore Cathedral, the first Catholic cathedral in the United States. Includes illustrations. This paper was prepared as part of Kaminski's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Baltimore, Md.) -- History, Catholic Church...
University of Maryland, College Park
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Paper describing the origins and construction of the Chesapeake Beach Rail Road, a thirty-mile single track line connecting Chesapeake Beach, Maryland, to Chesapeake Junction in the District of Columbia. Includes information on operating equipment, maps, photographs, a time table, and other illustrations. This paper was prepared as part of Steiner's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Moffat, David H. (David Halliday), 1839-1911, Chesapeake Beach Railway -- History, Chesapeake Beach...
University of Maryland, College Park
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Description of the history and construction of the George Washington House, an inn constructed in 1732 in Bladensburg, Maryland, and later visited by George Washington and Patrick Henry. Mitton's paper, prepared as part of his initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society, includes photographs.
Topics: George Washington House (Bladensburg, Md.) -- History, Bladensburg (Md.) -- History
Paper describing the area surrounding Baltimore's Washington Monument and the history and construction of the Monument designed by Robert Mills. Includes photographs and other illustrations. This paper was prepared as part of Rahe's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Monuments -- Maryland -- Baltimore, Washington Monument...
Paper describing the history and erection of the Huntingdon Avenue electric railway viaduct in Baltimore, Maryland. Includes information about street railways in Baltimore, photographs, drawings, maps, and blueprints. This paper was prepared as part of Sperry's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Viaducts -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- History, Street-railroads -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- History
University of Maryland, College Park
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Paper describing the development of railroad service between Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, Maryland, and the expansion of service to Southern Maryland, connecting Baltimore and the Potomac River at Pope's Creek. Includes photographs and 1932 train schedule. This paper was prepared as part of Scott's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company -- History, Baltimore and Potomac Railroad -- History,...
Paper tracing the history and construction of the subways beneath the U.S. Capitol and describing the cars used on these routes. Includes photographs, drawings, and other illustrations. This paper was prepared as part of Wedding's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Subways -- Washington (D.C.) -- Design and construction, Subway stations -- Washington (D.C.) --...
Description of the history and construction of Baltimore's First Unitarian Church, the birthplace of Unitarianism. The building was designed by Maximilian Godefroy. Construction was begun in 1817. Miller also describes various features of the building and lists early pastors who headed the congregation. Miller's paper, prepared as part of his initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society, includes drawings and other illustrations.
Topics: First Independent Church of Baltimore (Baltimore, Md.) -- History, Unitarianism -- Maryland --...
Paper outlining the history, financial sources, power supply, and locomotives used in the electrification of the Pennsylvania Railroad line between Baltimore, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. Includes photographs and other illustrations. This paper was prepared as part of Ludwig's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Pennsylvania Railroad -- History, Railroads -- United States -- Electrification -- History,...
University of Maryland, College Park
by Buhl, Victor C.
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Paper documenting the establishment and operation of the Hooper and Hooperwood cotton mills in Baltimore, Maryland. Includes photographs. This paper was prepared as part of Buhl's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society.
Topics: Cotton manufacture -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- History, Hooper Mill (Baltimore, Md.)
Paper tracing the history of rail connections between Baltimore, Maryland, and Washington, D.C., and the various companies that operated the Maryland line. Companies covered include the Berwyn and Laurel Electric Railroad Company; Washington and Laurel Traction Co.; Baltimore and Washington Turnpike and Tramway Co.; Columbia and Maryland Railway Co.; and the City and Suburban Railway Company of Washington. This paper, prepared as part of Wallace's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor...
Topics: Washington Ry. & Electric Co., Railroad companies -- Maryland -- History, Railroad companies --...
University of Maryland, College Park
by Pope, John Russell, 1874-1937
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Yale University; a plan for its future building.--Dartmouth College.--The Johns Hopkins University.
Topics: Johns Hopkins University--Buildings, Dartmouth College--Buildings--Designs and plans, Yale...
16 p. : ill. ; 14 x 18 cm
Topic: Walbrook (Baltimore, Md.) -- Description and travel