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Grant, George B. (George Barnard), 1849-1917
Philadelphia Bank Note Company (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Bollée, Léon, 1870-1913
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)
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Dates:
1873-1896
Size:
1 Volume (approximately 70 leaves, ill., 34 cm.)
Collection ID:
SIL-DL.MSS001780B
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Scrapbook compiled by George Barnard Grant (inventor of Grant's calculating machine), a businessman based in Lexington and Boston, Massachusetts, containing printed ephemera, machine manuals, handwritten and typescript notes and correspondence, photographs, patent applications, and other papers relating to calculating machines, inventors, the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia, and Grant's patent dispute with Léon Bollée in the 1880s. Some of the other inventions and companies referenced in the scrapbook include: Baldwin's calculating machine; Reliance Machine Works (B.F. Quimby); Baldwin's arithmometer; Teasdale's calculating machine; American Type Machine Co. (Westcott type casting and setting machine); Babbage's difference engine; Warren on the Thomas De Colmar calculating machine; Warren Bros. calculating engine; Tendollaradder (Grant Calculating Machine Co.); tabulating machine of G. & E. Schuetz; the Pidgin Electric Calculating Machine Co.; Webb's adding machine; Sir William Thomson's harmonic analyzer; L. Bollée's calculating machine; Grant's ciphering hand-organ; and Hattersley composing and distributing machines.

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James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
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AAG.STR
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Archives of American Gardens
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James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
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Archives of American Gardens
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Archives of American Gardens
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James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
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Archives of American Gardens
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James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
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Archives of American Gardens
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James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
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James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
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James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
James Cremer, Photographer and Publisher, Philadelphia
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Archives of American Gardens
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