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Dates:
2003 April 22-23
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0854
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Oral History Abstract Summary (overview): Baer describes his flash of insight about an interactive video game and the memo he subsequently wrote outlining the idea. Baer demonstrates and describes several prototypes, the last of which was the "Brown Box" (eventually produced by Magnavox as the Odyssey). Baer discusses the process of selling this...

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Creators:
McGill, George W., 1843-1917
Holmes, Booth & Haydens
Dates:
[undated.]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 15 cm x 23 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Office
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Illustrated advertisement for McGilll's Patent Fasteners, among advertisements for Paul E. Wirt fountain pen, A.W. Faber's lead pencils, Fay Bicycles, Franklin Printing Ink Works ("This Magazine is printed with John Woodruff's Sons' Inks").

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Dates:
1995 May 31
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item
Size:
1 Videocassettes (BetacamSP) (Duration: 60:00)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0602
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Welcome and introductory remarks by Spencer Crew, Secretary I. Michael Heyman, Arthur Molella and Jerome Lemelson in honor of the establishment of the Lemelson Center and the first Innovative Lives Program (a series of lecture-demonstrations by American inventors and entrepreneurs for young people--by Hildreth "Hal" Walker. Discussion of the Lemel...

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Dates:
1996 August 29
Level:
file
Size:
1 Sound recording (Duration 1 hour)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0534
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Location: San Francisco, California Po Chi Wo is a venture capitalist who was a partner in Advent International (Boston) in 1990 when Advent invested in Wedge Innovations. As a result of this investment, Wo had visiting rights to the monthly Wedge Board of Directors meetings. In this interview he discusses Advent's investment in Wedge. He begins o...

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Dates:
1995-10-27
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0603
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Interview with Thomas Massie TRT: 60:00 Massie grew up in Eastern Kentucky. His mother is a nurse and his father a beer distributor. They allowed him to explore everything and his favorite subjects were math and science. Massie attended MIT where he majored in engineering. He attended MIT because he felt he could get involved in lab work from the...

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Creators:
Finn, Sidney J.
Finn, Sidney J.
Hamm, Don
United Shoe Machinery Corporation
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Dates:
1949
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Pencil on paper., 16.2" x 12.2")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0277
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0509
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0509
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History