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1957 March 23
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item
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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Utah Making dynamite at Bacchus Works, using nitroglycerine mixed with other ingredients. Machinery powered by steam and compressed air. Hercules Powder Co., UT. Pennsylvania A refugee from behind the Iron Curtain starts new life. His drafting skills are in demand and he can look forward to having a car and a home. Alan Wood Steel Co., Conshohocke...

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1954 December 4
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item
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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Wisconsin Ship-building and diversified manufacturing. Manitowoc Co., Manitowoc, WI. Connecticut Manufacturing typewriters. Underwood Typewriter Co., Hartford, CT. Washington Manufacturing prefabricated log cabins. Austin & Erickson Co., WA. Iowa Management and labor councils. Maytag Manufacturing Co., Newton, IA.

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Dates:
1957 May 11
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item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Michigan Manufacturing satellite, made of magnesium alloy, to be sent into space as part of Project Vanguard. Brooks and Perkins, Inc., Detroit, MI. Connecticut New careers for women as engineering aides or assistants in jet aircraft industry. These "girls free the engineers for more demanding, original research." Hamilton Standard Division, Unite...

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Dates:
1957 November 2
Level:
item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Arizona Developing an air motor powered by jet exhaust to reduce jet speed after landing. Airsearch Division, Garrett Corp., Phoenix, AZ. South Carolina A cafeteria on wheels, a "Mobilteria," used to deliver meals to hospital patients. Developed by staff of McLeod Infirmary. Hood Gardner Hotel Supply Corp., Florence, SC. Minnesota Assembling fish...

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Dates:
1957 October 26
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item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Minnesota Milling limestone. Using stone facades in construction. Synchronizing work at mill and home site. Babcock Co., Kasota, MN. Connecticut Installing adequate electrical wiring in homes. New Canaan, CT. New Jersey "Cross-dyeing" technique in which cloth dyed in various colors and patterns in one operation. Finishing processes of textiles. F...

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Dates:
1956 December 1
Level:
item
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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

California Students visit grocery store to learn about homemaking, to shop wisely and about the nutritional value of food. Sponsored by Seventeen Magazine. Ralph's Supermarket, Los Angeles, CA. Wisconsin Men and women (including numerous African Americans) work together in dry cleaning plant. If a button is missing, they search for a new one in th...

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1955 August 13
Level:
item
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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Kentucky Producing inexpensive and disposable air filters. American Air Filter Co. Louisville, KY. Pennsylvania A steel mill where machines have relieved men of hard work. Use of machines has increased employment. Crucible Steel Co., Midland, PA. Connecticut Assembling and producing fountain pens. Waterman Pen Co., Milford, CT. Michigan Part-tim...

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Dates:
1893-1913
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.mcgumary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Missing Title Samuel Colman, New York, 30 April 1893, to an unknown correspondent, regarding a request for a photograph of the artist, to which he answers that there has never been one on the market. Samuel Colman, Greenwich, Connecticut, circa June 1902, to the auctioneer Edward W. Kearney (1852-1918), regarding letter of sympathy about the fata...

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file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 470
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Dates:
circa 1860-1950
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series
Size:
(Box 1-2; 0.4 linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.vonnbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs include numerous portraits of Bessie and Robert Vonnoh, and photographs of the Vonnoh's together and with friends, Bessie's father, Bessie with her second husband, Edward Keyes, and the Vonnoh's home in Lyme, Connecticut. Also found are photographs of artwork by Bessie and Robert Vonnoh. Photographs are both loose and in a disbound phot...

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