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Dates:
1936
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file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1211
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1989
Size:
19.5 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes) (3 tall document boxes) (2 film boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-197
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual elements for "Our Biosphere: The Earth in Our Hands," a one-hour film produced by Karen Loveland and narrated by Robert Redford. The film follows the staff of the National Museum of Natural History's Marine Systems Laboratory and Arizona's Space Biosphere Ventures as they work with scientists, architects,...

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item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0254
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1925
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1211
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1956 May 26
Level:
item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Florida Control room has television to monitor electrical plant. Florida Light & Power Co., Miami, FL. Ohio Researching medical tools. Testing and producing electronic thermometers that do not break and are easier to read. Medical Research Institute, Cincinnati, OH. Tennessee New methods of processing metals. Machine bites through metal plate wit...

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1955 April 2
Level:
item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Nebraska Manufacturing refrigerator components and manhole covers. Paxton-Mitchell Co., Omaha, NE. New York Manufacturing contact lenses; vision. Obrig Laboratories, New York, NY. Florida Decorator fabrics from unlikely materials. Vic-Roth Weavers, Miami, FL. Oregon Manufacturing vehicle called "Sno-cat." Tucker Sno-cat Corp., Medford, OR.

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1951 January 16
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item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Cable to Cuba! Lord Kelvin cable ship. Cable from Florida to Cuba. Communications. Bell Laboratory, AT&T. Treasure of the Deep! Mining ore in the Gulf of Mexico. Dow Chemicals, Freeport, TX. Beyond the Pipeline! Propane gas. Rulane Gas Co., Charlotte, NC. Carving a Career! Manufacturing ice sticks for winter fishing. Mora, MN.

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1957 October 5
Level:
item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Florida Mining phosphate at the Noralyn mine. Phosphate used as fertilizer, livestock feed, and in chemical laboratories. International Minerals and Chemical Corp., Bartow, FL. Illinois Engraving music and then printing it through process called offset lithography. Rayner, Dalheim Co., Chicago, IL. Ohio Developing tires that are 100% Butyl, a syn...

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