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Underwood & Underwood
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item
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1 Item (5" x 8".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Image identified by J. S. Ceasel, University of Reading, U.K., as depicting Dan Albone Biggleswade of Bedfordshire, driving his invention, the Ivel tractor, "the first successful English tractor, ca. 1906."

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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0589
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Underwood & Underwood
Dates:
[ca. 1906.]
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1 Item (5" x 8".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Figure driving tractor is believed to be Dan Albonde Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, inventor of the Ivel tractor, the first successful English tractor, ca. 1906. Identified in the 1980s by J. S. Ceasel, University of Reading, U.K.

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Bachelet, Emile, 1863-1946
Dates:
Circa 1914
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 6.5 x 8.6 in.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0302
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Emlie Bachelet (center with his arms elongated), demonstrates and explains to visitors how his magnetically levitated railway works. This takes place at his laboratory in Great Saffron Hall, Hobborn Circus, London.

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Bachelet, Emile, 1863-1946
Bachelet, Albert E.
Dates:
Circa 1914
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 6.6 x 8.5 in.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0302
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Duke and Duchess of Teck come for a demonstration of the Bachelet magnetically-levitated railway of the London laboratory; from the Daily Graphic. Some men wear top hats.

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National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Transportation
Rumsey, James, 1743-1792 (machinist, inventor)
Dates:
1788 January 28
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 item)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0216
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A promissory note of January 28, 1788 to Robert Stubbe for the sum of eighteen shillings and six pence, Pennsylvania currency. See Rumsey's article, "A Short Treatise on the Application of Steam, whereby is clearly shewn, from actual experiments, that steam may be applied to propel boats or vessels of any burthen against rapid currents with great ...

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Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Dates:
[1905.]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (4" x 5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Figure driving tractor is believed to be Dan Albode Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, inventor of the Ivel tractor, the first successful English tractor, ca. 1906. Identified in the 1980s by J. S. Ceasel, University of Reading, U.K.

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Creators:
Bachelet, Emile, 1863-1946
Bachelet, Albert E.
Dates:
Circa 1914
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 6.5 x 8.6 in.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0302
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Emile Bachelet and the Lord Mayor of London, Sir T. Vansittart Bowater, wearing a top hat, come for a demonstration of the magnetic levitated railway at Bachelet Works in London.

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1915-1950s
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subseries
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0277
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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