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Water/Ways Museum on Main Street

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In conjunction with the Smithsonian Institutions Traveling Exhibition Services, Museum on Main Street exhibit Water/Ways,

This collection aims to give more resources and information that works with what is being displayed and talked about in the Water/Ways exhibit

There are sections on the water cycle, water and its importance in different cultures and beliefs, the different forms it comes in on earth (i.e. rivers, glaciers, oceans and water falls), the different ways water impacts us and how we in turn impact water be it good or bad. Along with how we get water to our homes, use it to travel, enjoy it recreationally and how we continue to manipulate and change our worlds Water Ways.

Good Thinking! — Make it Rain!

Smithsonian Science Education Center

Planet Water

Smithsonian Education

Desalter Kit, Sea Water, Mark 2, Freedom 7

National Air and Space Museum

Mami Wata: Arts for Water Spirits in Africa and Its Diaspora

SI Center for Learning and Digital Access

Ritual object

National Museum of African Art

Ritual object

National Museum of African Art

The Legend of the Healing Waters of the Great Spirit, (sculpture)

Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara as the Water Moon Guanyin

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara as the Water Moon Guanyin

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Christ of the Deep, (sculpture)

Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

The Mississippi (unfinished version) [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Levee Wall Fragment

National Museum of American History

Mural Painting, The Currents

National Museum of American History

The Iceberg that Sank Titanic

National Museum of American History

Providence Canyon

Smithsonian Channel

Rocky Mountain Drinking Water

Smithsonian Channel

Niagara Falls

Smithsonian Channel

Ecosystems on the Edge

SI Center for Learning and Digital Access

Ecosystems on the Edge: Nutrient Odyssey

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Acid Rain

National Portrait Gallery

Environmental Button

National Museum of American History

The Water Carriers [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Bsuto Mother Getting Water

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Roadside Well at El Barrero, Panama

Smithsonian Archives - History Div

Water Carrier (Aguador) Near Fountain n.d

National Anthropological Archives

Women carrying water, Wowobahari, Egypt, [slide]

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Painted Water Tight Basket

NMNH - Anthropology Dept.

Pont du Gard, France

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Old Aqueduct n.d

National Anthropological Archives

Scene on the Grand Canal, Venice

Smithsonian American Art Museum

View of the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C., (painting)

Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

Life on the Water

SI Center for Learning and Digital Access

On the Water Collection Search

SI Center for Learning and Digital Access

A water mill

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Ice Harvest [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum

U.S. Fish Commission Staff with Nets

Smithsonian Archives - History Div

Water Transportation

National Air and Space Museum

Map Showing Rasmussen Journey

Smithsonian Archives - History Div

On a small river [graphic] : A steamer "Délivrance"

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives

Steamboat

National Museum of American History

Ernst Plank Duplex Toy Steam Engine

National Museum of American History

Boat Hall, U. S. National Museum

Smithsonian Archives - History Div

Scenes of American Life (Beach)

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Water from Space

SI Center for Learning and Digital Access