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Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Bowers, Dwight Blocker
Newby, Tom
Dates:
August 5, 2006
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0941
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Interview of Tom Newby, conducted by Dwight Bowers for the Lemelson Center's "Innovative Lives" Program on August 5, 2006. Newby talks about his work with Jim Henson at the Creature Shops, and his work in motion pictures with animated figures.

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Dates:
1995 June 1
1995 May 31
Level:
item
Size:
1 Videocassettes (VHS) (Duration: 43:00)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0602
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Features a laser demonstration with Jerome Lemelson and school students in the Hands on Science Center, American History Museum. Lemelson answers questions about inventing and his desire to have more children and the American public interested in science and technology. Features the $10,400,000.00 check the Lemelson's donated. Innovative Lives Pr...

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Dates:
1995 June 1
Level:
item
Size:
2 Videocassettes (BetacamSP) (Duration: 58:00)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0602
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Features Hal Walker, with his colleague Mark Lee Stephens, in Los Angeles at the African-American Male Achievers Network Inc. Science Discovery Learning Center. Walker and Stephens discuss the significance of an electric car. The remainder of the footage features Stephens discusses his background and how he became involved in the aerospace indust...

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Creators:
Herrick, Gerard Post, 1873-1955
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of (NMAH, SI)
Dates:
1842-1912
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1058
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Herrick's blast furnace and rotary steam engine business, including business correspondence, patent documents, drawings, machine operations data, and publications.

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Dates:
1860 - 1927
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0958
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This series consists of materials related to Pratt's inventions. The materials include correspondence, patents, patent applications, sketches, calculations, blueprints, and some photographs. The materials are arranged chronologically by patent issue date. Researchers should consult Series 3: Correspondence for additional information. There is sub...

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Creators:
Beach, Howard D.
Dates:
1901
Size:
16 Prints (platinum)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2001-1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Portraits made by Howard D. Beach depicting Thomas Short Bull, Lissie Old Eagle, Her Holy Blanket, George Charging Alone, Dan White Eyes, Sam Breaks In, Ghost Dog, Little Cloud, Albert Running Bear, Chief Painted Horse, Bird Necklace, Joseph Bad Yellow Hair, Chief Last Horse, Thomas Iron Crow and Wallace Iron Crow, Chief William Sitting Bull, and G...

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National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Transportation
Winans, Ross, 1796-1877 (railroad equipment supplier)
Dates:
1850-1851.
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 volume)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0155
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Letterbook contains copies of 417 business letters, arranged chronologically, relating to the manufacture and sale of railroad equipment including locomotive engines, tenders, and car wheels. These letters were replicated in a process similar to carbon copies in an almost perfectly uniform handwriting.

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Dates:
1936 Jul.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Lantern slide (col., 3.25 x 4 in.)
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
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Dates:
1936 Jul.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Lantern slide (col., 3.25 x 4 in.)
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens