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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0509
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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circa 1900-1969
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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0880
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes some of Beers' patents dating from 1900-1945 and photographs of Gorgona in the Panama Canal Zone dating from circa 1912-1913. Correspondence, photographs, and a banquet program relating to the National Association of Manufacturers' Modern Pioneers award in 1940, which honored outstanding inventors and research scientists, are also found am...

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1997-03-12
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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0599
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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1997-03-12
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1997-03-12
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Creators:
Scherbatskoy, Serge A., 1908-2002
Dates:
1925-2002
Size:
17 Cubic feet (39 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0936
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the professional career and business interests of inventor Serge A. Scherbatskoy, who specialized in petroleum geophysics. Papers include laboratory notebooks, license agreements, correspondence, blue line prints, patent litigation files, newspaper clippings, reference files, patents, promotional literature, and audio-visual materials.

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Creators:
Henderson, Daniel
Hashimoto, Kazuo
Dates:
1968-2002
Size:
3 Cubic feet (9 boxes, 1 oversized folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0875
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of photocopied American, Japanese, German, and French patents; photocopied articles, advertisements, news releases, user manuals, buyer's guides, company analyses, technical references, and an oversize timeline documenting the history and development of cellular phones and related wireless devices.

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Creators:
Ochoa, Elizabeth V.
Ochoa, Victor Leaton
International Airship Co.
Dates:
circa 1894-1945
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0590
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers document Victor L. Ochoa, Mexican American inventor of the Ochoaplane, orinthopter (an aircraft that flies by flapping its wings), a windmill, magnetic brakes, a wrench and a reversible motor. The papers include correspondence, photographs, patents, both U.S. and foreign, drawings and typescripts for a short story, "The Making of an American," and a novel The Cycle of Life or Professor Mimo Abas: The Wise Man of the Land of Moctezuma.

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Creators:
Mathis, Nathaniel, 1946- (barber, motivational speaker)
Dates:
1946-2004
bulk 1970-2004
Size:
5.5 Cubic feet (18 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0641
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Nathaniel Mathis is a Washington, D.C., hairstylist, inventor, motivational speaker, and entrepreneur. His papers document his business life and community involvement.

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