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1936
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file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1211
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1989
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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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Dates:
1925
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file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1211
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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1956 May 26
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item
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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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1957 May 4
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item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Connecticut Town finances equipment and construction of a plant for manufacturing paper towelettes used for washing face and hands; sanitation. Employees design many of their own tools. R. R. Williams Co. and Industrial Development Association, Canaan, CT. Ohio The wallpaper industry and a school for paperhangers. Cleveland, OH. Washington Making...

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1956 April 14
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item
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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Florida Diving for sponges and preparing them for sale. Tarpon Springs, FL. California Producing three-wheeled golf cart for industrial and recreational use. Wayne Manufacturing, Pomona, CA. New York Manufacturing staples, bicycle baskets, and wire furniture from steel wires. E.N. Titchener & Co., Binghamton, NY. Michigan Manufacturing guitars. ...

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1955 April 2
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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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1955 April 23
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item
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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Oregon Laminating process makes small strips of lumber into beams. Kiln-dried lumber. Timber Structures, Inc., Portland, OR. Illinois Making old railroad tracks into everything from garden furniture to tractors. Recycling. La Ciede Steel Co., Madison, IL. Utah Making vacuum tubes. Eitel-McCullough, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT. Florida Hydroponics, ...

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