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Dates:
1956 November 3
Level:
item
Size:
1 motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Utah Men move a mountain in order to use it for fill for rail facilities. Construction; environment. Southern Pacific Railroad, UT. Ohio Making and packaging cement so people can make concrete. Sakrete Co., Cincinnati, OH. New York Making, bending, and painting metal tubes for use in furniture manufacture. Daystrom Furniture Co., Olean, NY. Wisc...

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

Pennsylvania C. R. Morrison developed conveyer belts for the food industry from a polyester film made by DuPont. Other uses are boil-in bags for frozen foods and toy airplane wings. Mohawk Supply Co., Philadelphia, PA. Illinois Fluid drive eliminates gear shifting in automobiles. Hydraulic torque converter. Twin Disc Clutch Co., Rockford, IL. New...

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Dates:
1957 March 9
Level:
item
Size:
1 motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Massachusetts Henry Ellis Warren invented synchronous electric clock. Regulated by pulsations from electric current without connecting cord. General Electric Telechron, Ashland, MA. Oregon Raising, pruning, and packaging holly. Brownell Farms, Milwaukie, OR. New York Making dies from which castings are formed. Training die-makers. Precision Casti...

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Dates:
1957 March 16
Level:
item
Size:
1 motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Indiana Campaign to reduce oversupply of tomatoes by promoting new recipes and reminding public of their nutritional value. Can Manufacturers' Institute, IN. Texas Woman develops a book rest first in ceramic, then plastic, that is sold nationwide. Fort Worth, TX. New York Making fastening devices for men's clothes. Wearing Madras shirts and Ivy L...

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Dates:
1957 June 1
Level:
item
Size:
1 motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Virginia A working reproduction of the 1608 glass blowing facility; historic reenactment. Glasshouse Foundation, Jamestown, VA. Michigan Architectural firm uses small three-dimensional scale models made of cardboard and plastic to visualize buildings. Eberle M. Smith, Detroit, MI. North Carolina Modern plant manufactures and packages cigarettes; ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Assistant Secretary for Museums
Dates:
1987-1989
Size:
1.19 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-011
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records pertaining to the bicentennial of the French Revolution exhibition and events. Materials include exhibit scripts, press releases, official project packages, applications for facilities for special events, request for building service forms, and correspondence/memoranda referring to language translations ...

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Dates:
1974-1985
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0283
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes articles Kartorie sent to Moglie on violins and bow makers and letters to Moglie about repairing his air conditioning; and a package of documents relating to the repair of Judy Bozard's violin.

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Creators:
Balzer, Stephen M.
Dates:
1898-1962
bulk 1899-1932
Size:
0.56 Cubic feet ((1 16x20x3 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0129
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of correspondence between Stephen Balzer and S.P. Langley, Richard Rathbun, Charles M. Manley, and others pertaining to the 52-HP Radial Engine he designed. In addition Balzer designed and built the first automobile to run in New York City, which was exhibited at the Smithsonian Institution. Balzer's engine-building ability...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Office of Public Services
Dates:
1980-1995
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Elizabeth M. Sharpe, former Deputy Assistant Director for Public Programs at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), and Project Manager for the Science in American Life (SAL) exhibition. In 1994 the Department of Public Programs was reorganized as the Office of Public Services. The records p...

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Dates:
1966-1970
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0093
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This subseries consists of documents pertaining to individual scientific experiments proposed or designed to be conducted during Apollo missions. Materials are organized into two subseries by topic. Within each subseries documents are arranged chronologically. III.D.3.e.1. General Experiments (1968-1970) III.D.3.e.2. Apollo Lunar Scientific Exper...