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Creators:
Brown, Brian Ivan
Kearns, Robert W.
Kearns, Timothy
Quan, John
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Dates:
1963 - 1999
Size:
8.5 Cubic feet (24 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1406
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the inventive career of physicist and engineer Robert W. Kearns. Kearns invented and patented in 1967 the windshield wiper system with intermittent operation (US 3,351,836), among other inventions. The papers include notebooks, correspondence, reports, memoranda, photographs, patents, drawings, and trade literature.

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Dates:
1890-1979
Size:
1 Cubic foot (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1446
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of photographs and advertisements related to women working in industry dating from 1890 to 1948.

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Creators:
Arman, 1928-2005
Fesci, Sevim
Dates:
1968 April 22 and May 18
Size:
34 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.arman68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Arman conducted 1968 April 22 and May 18, by Sevim Fesci, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Rupp, Christy, 1949-
Richards, Judith Olch
Dates:
2012 July 16-17
Size:
136 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rupp12
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Christy Rupp conducted 2012 July 16-17, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Rupp's summer welding studio, in Saugerties, N.Y.

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Creators:
Rush, Olive, 1873-1966
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1963 November 13
Size:
26 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rush63
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Olive Rush conducted 1963 November 13, by Sylvia Loomis, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Pepsi-Cola USA (Purchase, N.Y.)
Dates:
1902-1982
Size:
4.5 Cubic feet (9 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0092
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists largely of print ads, signs, decals and other marketing and promotional materials. Virtually all of the print ads are for the U.S. audience. The period since World War II is more fully documented than the earlier period, although there are some advertisements from the 1930s and earlier. Most of the material documents Peps...

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Creators:
Baker, Lester R., 1879?-1884 (donor's cousin)
Dates:
1882-1883
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box, 1 scrapbook)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0136
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

One scrapbook of Valentines, postcards, and advertising materials assembled by Lestor R. Baker, who died in 1884 at age five.

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Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Bath, Patricia, Dr., 1942-2019
Dates:
February 17, 2000 and March 1, 2000.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0753
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Dr. Patricia Bath was born in 1942 in New York. She conceived of the Laserphaco Probe in 1981 and patented it in 1988 (US Patent # 4,744,360 for an "Apparatus for ablating and removing cataract lenses"). The collection contains original and reference video footage of Dr. Bath's Innovative Lives Presentation documenting her work in the field of ophthalmology and her work creating and patenting the LaserPhaco Probe, an instrument to remove cataracts. Also included is an interview with Dr. Bath at her home in Los Angeles and an interview with her daughter, Eraka Bath and supplemental documentation assembled by Dr. Bath. The documentation includes photocopies of articles, patents, biographical sketch material, and selected publications and references to related to lasers and surgery of Dr. Bath

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Creators:
Daniel, Pete
Dates:
1986-1991, undated
Size:
27.2 Cubic feet (83 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0773
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An extensive collection of oral histories conducted by Lu Ann Jones throughout the southern United States between 1985-1991. A few oral histories were conducted by Pete Daniel in the early 1980s. Subjects include all facets of agriculture in the south.

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Creators:
Garabedian, Charles
Ayres, Anne, 1936-
Dates:
2003 Aug. 21-22
Size:
4 Sound cassettes (Sound recording, master (3 hrs., 50 min.), analog)
57 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.garabe03
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Charles Garabedian conducted 2003 Aug. 21 and 22, by Anne Ayres, for the Archives of American Art, in Garbedian's studio, in Santa Monica, Calif.

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