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Creators:
Goodman, Louis, 1905-1973
Dates:
circa 1926-1975
Size:
0.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.goodloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of inventor and assemblage artist Louis Goodman measure 0.7 linear feet and date from circa 1926 to 1975. The papers document Goodman's career in New York City and California through biographical material, correspondence, writings, personal business records, printed materials, photographs, and artwork.

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Creators:
Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution).
Dates:
undated
Size:
10 Cubic feet (10 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0315
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Although the obvious intention of the organizers of this file was to produce a comprehensive, alphabetical file of images of important scientists, inventors, engineers, and other figures in the history of science and technology, the resulting representation of significant subjects is somewhat haphazard. Also, there are some portraits of subjects o...

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Creators:
Singer, Isaac M.
Dates:
1851
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (object)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Sewing
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The National Museum of American History has the original patent model for this invention in its collection. Consult the United States Patent and Trademark Office web site for patent specifications, http://www.uspto.gov/patft/.

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Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Jackson, Milt
Madewell, Steven
Dates:
2010-10-02
Size:
2 electronic discs (dvd)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1241
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents inventor Milt Jackson who discusses his "re-invention" of the test tube. Jackson's test tube has a flat side that enables it to rest horizontally without a rack, and a bent end. Milt Jackson is the founder of the company Norwood-Cortez which provides computer systems design services.

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Creators:
Reichstetter, Daniella
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Edwards, Tricia
Dates:
2011 June 4
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 item)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1254
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An interview with inventor Daniella Reichstetter, who discusses her "gyrowheel" invention, which replaces the front wheel of a child's bike and rights the bike whenever it starts to tip. Reichstetter founded Gyrobike in 2007. The technology behind the gyrobike was developed at Dartmouth College and is protected under U.S. Patents 7,314,225 and 7,59...

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Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 5.3" x 4.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0009
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (7.5" x 5.0".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0009
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (7.5" x 5.0".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0009
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Underwood & Underwood
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (5" x 8".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Image identified by J. S. Ceasel, University of Reading, U.K., as depicting Dan Albone Biggleswade of Bedfordshire, driving his invention, the Ivel tractor, "the first successful English tractor, ca. 1906."

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Creators:
Darby, S. Newman, 1928-2016 ((inventor))
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
April 9, 1999
Size:
18 Videocassettes
1 electronic_discs_cd
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0838
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Presentation by Newman Darby discussing windsurfing and his invention and development of the sailboard. Materials include original, master and reference videotapes and photographs.

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