Daniella Reichstetter Innovative Lives Presentation
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
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 …
Len Family Papers
Len, Aurora Alay
Archival materials documenting the family of Aurora Alay (Tang) Len and Edwin K. Len.
Motion Picture Press Kits Collection
A collection of promotional photographs and press kits used to promote motion pictures and made for television motion pictures and other entertainment.
Rutgers University NEA Jazz Oral History Project
Barnet, Charlie, 1913-1991
Bigard, Barney, 1906-1980
Briggs, Arthur, 1901-1991
160 7" reel-to-reel audiotapes and 12 transcriptions of 15 oral history interviews with prominent jazz musicians and their professional relationships with Duke Ellington. Tapes are copies of originals held at the at Institute for Jazz Studies, Rutgers University. Interviewees include Sonny Greer, Russell Procope, Clark Terry, Juan Tizol, Tom Whaley, Cootie Williams, Marshal Royal …
Oral history interview with Grace Borgenicht Brandt
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994
An interview of Grace Borgenicht Brandt conducted by Dorothy Seckler on 1963 January 10 for the Archives of American Art.
Amelia Earhart Project Recordings
Long, Elgen Marion, 1927-
This donation consists of 156 separate interviews or sound sources collected by Elgen Long while he was researching and writing his book, Amelia Earhart: The Mystery Solved which promotes the theory that Amelia Earhart's aircraft came to rest at the bottom of the ocean near Howland Island.
This collection is in English.
Carole Ewing McCartney research material relating to Vivika and Otto Heino
The research material of Carole Ewing McCartney regarding ceramicists Vivika and Otto Heino measures 0.8 linear feet and dates from 1989 to 2000. The material includes primarily audio-visual material, slides of ceramics, and some printed material compiled by McCartney for a video project on the artists that was never produced.
Juliette Elkon Hamelecourt papers
The Juliette Elkon Hamelecourt papers measure 3.1 linear feet and date from 1911-2000, with the bulk of the records dating from 1940s-2000. The papers document Hamelecourt's career through resumes, personal business records, and writings, as well as general correspondence, printed material, scrapbooks, and photographs. The collection also contains a series of interviews conducted by Hamelecourt with artists at the Chelsea Hotel in New York.
Servicemembers Legal Defense Network Records
This collection contains records and research material produced and collected by Servicemembers Legal Defense Network (SLDN), a lobbying and legal assistance organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender servicepersons. They were instrumental in overturning the United States Department of Defense's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy.
Lynda Roscoe Hartigan papers
The Lynda Roscoe Hartigan papers measure 25.8 linear feet and date from circa 1970-circa 2000. The material documents Hartigan's career as curator at the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM). Included are project, exhibition and subject files relating to the Herbert Waide Hemphill Jr. and the Chuck and Jan Rosenak collections at SAAM …