Query: Electricity
William W. Brown Papers
Creators:
Brown, William W. (electrical engineer)
Dates:
1920-1950
Size:
2.66 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0102
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

35 binders of engineering drawings, correspondence, and charts concerning high frequency alternators, low and high frequency antenna systems, insulators, conductors, power transformers, cables, and vacum tubes.

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in NMAH.AC.0102 for Electricity
Records
Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
circa 1920s-1970s
Size:
19 cu. ft. (38 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-094
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Science Service was established in 1920 through the efforts of the E. W. Scripps Company in collaboration with the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), and the National Research Council (NRC). In 1919 Scripps had established the American Society for the Dissemination of Science …

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Elihu Thomson Collection
Creators:
Thomson, Elihu, 1853-1937 ((electrical engineer) )
Dates:
1900-1932.
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0103
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Material documenting the activities of the Thomson Electric Welding Company and the Thomson Spot Welder Company. Includes copies of patents issued to Thomson or his employees, bulletins on electric resistance welding published by the companies, photographs of electric welding equipment, sales literature, historical notes on Elihu Thomson, and a ledger …

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in NMAH.AC.0103 for Electricity
E. R. Beers Electric Company Collection
Creators:
Beers, E.R.
Dates:
1909-1938
Size:
6.3 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0232
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents E.R. Beers's business records, his personal collection of Edison trivia, and correspondence between Beers and General Electric (1909-1922).

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Records
Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Electricity and Modern Physics
Dates:
1886-1978
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 250
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records of the Division of Electricity and Modern Physics relating to electricity consist of some early general correspondence, primarily of George C. Maynard, but also including that of J. Elfreth Watkins and Carl W. Mitman, concerning the inventions of Alexander Graham Bell, Samuel F. B. Morse, Alfred Vail, and …

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Julius G. Berger Collection
Creators:
Berger, Julius G., 1888- (electrical engineer)
Dates:
1909-1918.
Size:
0.75 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0075
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection traces the training and employment of an early electrical engineer. It includes 4 manuals filled with Berger's lab training at Stevens and G.E., a lecture notebook, two business correspondence scrapbooks, an industrial power data reference book, and a group of G.E. technical newsletters.

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in NMAH.AC.0075 for Electricity
Glass negatives of Joseph Henry's Electrical Apparatus
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-141
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of glass negatives taken by Paul Bartsch, zoologist with the United States National Museum, of Joseph Henry's electrical apparatus.

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Division of Electricity Dissertation Series
Creators:
Belfield, Robert Blake
Miller, John David
Ghose, Saroj J.
Douglas, Susan Jeanne
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Dates:
1970-1979
Size:
0.75 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0054
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Copies of dissertations formerly deposited in the Division of Electricity, National Museum of American History. It is an active series, as new dissertations may be added.

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in NMAH.AC.0054 for Electricity
General Electric Tungsten Records
Creators:
General Electric Company
Dates:
1912-1967
Size:
2.5 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1440
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains records relating to General Electric's lamp manufacturing activities in its Lamp Wire and Phosphors Department in Cleveland.

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Edison General Electric Works Photograph Album
Creators:
Butler, William H.
Edison General Electric Works. (Schenectady (N.Y.)
Dates:
1892
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1077
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An album entitled "With Edison in Schenectady". It contains captioned photographs of subjects such as building exteriors and interiors, staff members, the power station, generators, close-ups of machines, and scenes of the factory floor. It was compiled and published by William H. Butler.

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in NMAH.AC.1077 for Electricity