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Creators:
Westburg, Peter W., 1914-1984
Dates:
1970-1981
Size:
2.2 Cubic feet ((1 map case drawer))
Collection ID:
NASM.1987.0001
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of Westburg's original drawings. The material consists of 105 ink-on-mylar detail drawings of 37 aircraft from the 1920s and 1930s. Westburg executed all these drawings between April 1970 and February 1981.

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Dates:
1943-1990
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0589
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Head was the first person to apply technology to designing skis. Because of this technological application, Head revolutionized the sport of skiing. This series documents that technological revolution and the history of the Head Ski Company through its executive records, employee/personnel records, financial records, tax records, shop specs and not...

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Dates:
circa 1840s-1892, 1915
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 10, OV 17; 8 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.powehira
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains scattered financial and legal records primarily documenting Hiram Powers' career as an artist. Included are patent documents for several sculpture designs, such as "Greek Slave," and for the invention of tools used in his studio. Also found are Power of Attorney agreements for Powers' business dealings in the United States whil...

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Dates:
1872 -1967
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0349
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Manufacturing Records date between ca. 1910 and 1967. Included in this series are piano templates, design drawings, and sketches for the construction of a variety of piano styles, as well as several diagrams, such as the patented Capo D'Astro Bar. The 1957 manuscript on the "Construction of the Sohmer Piano" was originally written by Harry J....

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery, Dept. of Design and Production
Dates:
1984-2006
Size:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-061
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two series and documents the Department of Design and Production's role in restoration and renovation projects at the National Portrait Gallery (NPG). Series 1 consists of records documenting miscellaneous projects involving conservation lab ventilation, lighting, the courtyard fountain, exterior stone and window ...

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Creators:
Serrell, Edward Wellman
Dates:
1865-1867
Size:
0.73 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2011.0040
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Edward Wellman Serrell Aeronautical Papers contains material related to the efforts, during and after the American Civil War, of Brigadier General E. W. Serrell of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to design and build the Valomotive, a steam-powered helicopter.

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item
Collection ID:
NASM.1999.0065
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Reimar continues discussion about Junkers turbojet designers and engineers, centrifugal-flow design and axial-flow; [4:32] Dr. Frantz's reply to Horten request for 004 engines; [6:04] H IX a secret project but a few knew of it at RLM, Junkers, Milch; [7:06] confusion between Myhra and Reimar over timeline for H IX engine work, not 1941 but 1943; [1...

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Creators:
Johnson, Caldwell C.
Dates:
[ca. 1950s-1970s]
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0019
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 34 items of manned space flight memorabilia, circa 1950s-1970s, including pencil and ink drawings by Caldwell Johnson from the Mercury, Apollo, and the Apollo-Soyuz programs. This collection also contains papers, reports, and brochures on these three projects, along with design studies for other spacecraft and related eq...

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Creators:
Baer, Ralph H., 1922-2014
Harrison, William
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
2009-08-15-2009
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1179
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

In a moderated conversation about his life and work, Baer reenacts, with his partner William Harrison, the first time he played "Oddyssey", the first home video game for the consumer market, which he invented, and answers questions from the audience.

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