Query: Time -- Systems and standards
[Two newspaper articles, one entitled "Twenty Foot Hand for Tower Clock" and the other, "Fall of the Ball of Confuses Cohoes"
Level:
item
Size:
2 Items
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Department of the History of Science and Technology
Dates:
1921-1922, 1947, 1956-1986
Size:
5.5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 17-299
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the research, planning, and execution of exhibits by the Department of the History of Science and Technology. Exhibits include the Hall of Petroleum, the Hall of Iron and Steel, and Inventing Standard Time. Some of the materials date to when the department was …

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Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Work and Industry
Dates:
1950, 1959-1988, 1996, 2004, 2006
Size:
2.09 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 16x20 box) (3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 19-221
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document planning, development and production activities for the exhibitions A Material World, Loose the Mighty Power: Impressions of the Steam Engine in America, Abandoned Mine Scenes, On Time, Time and Navigation: The Untold Story of Getting from Here to There, as well as the …

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Report, "Timing and Space Navigation with an Existing Ground Based System", G. Hefley, R.F. Linfield and R.H. Doherty, report 6721, U.S. Department of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards, Boulder, CO
Level:
file
Dates:
1960
Collection ID:
NASM.2012.0052
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Harold Lyons Atomic Clocks Collection
Creators:
Lyons, Harold, Dr., 1913-1998
Lyons, Sherrie
Dates:
1935 - 1991
Size:
2 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0701
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Harold Lyons was a physicist whose primary interest was in atomic frequency standards and atomic clocks. The collection documents Lyons and his work with atomic clocks. The collection includes his research as manifested in published papers, presentations, reports, correspondence, laboratory notes, photographs and diagrams.

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American National Standards Institute X3L2 Committee Records
Creators:
Clamons, Eric H.
Dates:
1969-1975
Size:
3 Cubic feet (10 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0311
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Records from Eric H. Clamons, fifth chairman of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) X3L2 Standards Committee.

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Meeting Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Collections Information Systems Management Committee
Dates:
FY 1992-FY 2001
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-138
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the meetings records of CISMC and includes meeting agendas, meeting minutes, correspondence and memoranda regarding meeting topics, drafts of the CISMC charter, and other related CIS materials.

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RPA
Level:
subseries
Dates:
1952-1955
1966-1967
1981-1997
Collection ID:
NAA.2006-06
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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National Company (NATCO) Atomic Clocks Records
Creators:
Bagnall, James
Orensberg, Arthur
NATCO, Inc. (National Company, Inc.)
Mainberger, Walter
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Dates:
1955 - 1968
Size:
5.5 Cubic feet (16 boxes, 3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0547
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The records document the development of the first commercial atomic clocks by the National Company, Inc., (NATCO) of Malden, Massachusetts, a company known for producing specialized electronic equipment. The records include blueprints, technical drawings and schematics, technical and research reports, instruction manuals, photographs, and marketing materials.

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Robert W. Kearns Papers
Creators:
Brown, Brian Ivan
Kearns, Robert W.
Kearns, Timothy
Quan, John
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Dates:
1963 - 1999
Size:
8.5 Cubic feet (24 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1406
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the inventive career of physicist and engineer Robert W. Kearns. Kearns invented and patented in 1967 the windshield wiper system with intermittent operation (US 3,351,836), among other inventions. The papers include notebooks, correspondence, reports, memoranda, photographs, patents, drawings, and trade literature.

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