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Crew, Spencer, Dr., 1949-
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Walker, Hal, Jr. (Hildreth), 1933-
Stephens, Lee
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Dates:
1995 June 1
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0602
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents inventor Hal Walker and his research and development work with lasers and electric automobiles.

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Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1997
Level:
item
Size:
2 sound recordings (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-007.28
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Through an oral history interview, Blondell Mason talks about growing up in Baltimore City and then Calvert County, his children, farming, and shucking oysters. Mason describes his experiences working as an oyster shucker for approximately 30 years at the Warren Denton Seafood House (Calvert County, Maryland). Mason was one of the fastest oyster sh...

Interview. Part of Behind the Apron oral history project. Dated 19960417 and 19970417 (transcribed from transcripts).

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Servicemembers Legal Defense Network
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 4-1/4" x 6".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1146
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Du Mont, Allen B. (Allen Balcom), 1901-1965
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1884-1965
Size:
46 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0018
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

While the collection is focused rather specifically on the development of television in America, including technical details, legal proceedings, marketing and advertisement, and manufacturing, it is also a rich source for the history of American advertising, work cultures, sales, and entertainment. There is also information about radio, mostly in p...

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1998
Level:
item
Size:
1 video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-013
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Curator Dr. Gladys-Marie Fry led a gallery walk of the exhibition 'Man Made: African-American Men and Quilting Traditions.'

Exhibition tour. Related to exhibition 'Man Made: African-American Men and Quilting Traditions.' Dated 19980117.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1971
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"A basic Kuba man's hat (laket) is essentially a small, domed cap worn on the crown of the head and held in place with a metal hat pin. All Kuba hats are created from undyed raffia fiber using the basketry technique of coiling. The many surface textures and patterns of the laket reflect the variations possible with the coiling technique and the ski...

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