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403 documents — Page 1 of 41
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History.
Maxey, H. David
Dates:
1939-1999
Size:
8 cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0417
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Smithsonian Speech Synthesis History Project, conducted by H. David Maxey from 1986 through 2002, created a collection of archival materials documenting the history and development of speech synthesis technology. Maxey collaborated with Dr. Bernard Finn, Elliot Sivowitch and Harold Wallace of the National Museum of American History's Division of Information, Technology, and Society.

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Creators:
Newell, Homer Edward, 1915-1983
Dates:
1960-1973
Size:
1 cubic foot, (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0150
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives Division

This collection consists of articles and transcripts of speeches by Newell during his tenure with NASA.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Channel
Dates:
2010-2012
Size:
0.36 cu. ft. (1 5x8 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-157
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives,

Smithsonian Networks is a joint venture between Showtime Networks and the Smithsonian Institution. It was formed to create channels featuring programs largely inspired by the assets of the Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum and research complex. Smithsonian Channel features award-winning original documentaries, series and ground-breaking programs highlighting America's historical, cultural and scientific heritage. This accession consists of programs created for the Smi ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
circa 1965-1974, 1987
Size:
2.1 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 410
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives,

These records consist primarily of extensive publicity materials relating to the building and opening of the Quadrangle complex. They include photographs at many stages of construction, fundraising booklets, donor lists, press kits, press releases, and interviews. Also included in the collection are publicity materials relating to the Smithson Bicentennial, including copies of speeches given, and the opening of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG). The Hirshhorn materials c ...

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Creators:
Gerber, H. Joseph, inventor
Dates:
1924-1999
Size:
3 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1336
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Records document the life and career of H. Joseph Gerber, inventor and president of Gerber Scientific, Inc. Gerber was known for his invention of the variable scale, GERBERcutter S-70, and other automated industrial devices. The records include personal records, correspondence, biographical sketches, photographs, publicity, journals and magazines, clippings, speeches, award information, and one audio recording.

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Creators:
Kopp, Harriet Green, 1917-
Dates:
1930s-1940s
Size:
4.75 cubic feet, 16 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1130
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These papers relate to Kopp’s work in visible speech technology, especially a project to develop a machine that would enable the deaf to understand the spoken voice; including biographical materials, research notes, lecture notes, spectrograms, research reports, log books, correspondence, slides and photographs, books, and documentation of grants for research projects.

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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden,Office of the Director
Dates:
1990-2001
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-150
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives,

This accession consists of records created and maintained by James Demetrion, Director, 1984-2001, documenting a variety of topics including special events, research, and speeches. Materials include correspondence, papers, lecture notes, and related materials.

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Creators:
Evergood, Philip, 1901-1973
Dates:
1890-1971
Size:
12 linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.everphil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter Philip Evergood measure 12 linear feet and date from 1890 to 1971. Found within the papers are biographical materials; personal and business correspondence; writings, including essays, lectures, speeches, and sound recordings of radio appearances; subject files; personal business records; printed material; scrapbooks; artwork, including oil paintings, sketches, and childhood drawings; and photographs of Evergood, his family and friends, and his work.

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Creators:
Parker, Shirl A., 1951-2000
Robinson, Robert David, 1962-
Dates:
1984-2000
Size:
1 cubic foot, 3 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1204
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the childhood, medical history, treatment, and educational assessments of Shaun D. Parker, a Washington D.C. resident born in 1984 to single mother Shirl A. Parker.

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Creators:
Chamberlain, Robert G.
Dates:
1954-1984
Size:
3.5 cubic feet, 8 boxes, 2 motion picture films
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0527
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Chamberlain's review of his work in the field of numerical control is detailed in his personal "Recollections of a Pioneer Numerical Control Programmer," which comprises Series 1. This is a roughly chronological summary of his career, presenting his major work experiences and accomplishments at Gidding & Lewis from his initial employment there in 1954 through his retirement in 1983, along with some post‑retirement free‑lance work. Major technological problems and challenges that Chamberlain enco ...

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