397 records — Page 1 of 40
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Eklund, Jon B.
Soltoff, Roy
Dates:
1978-1984
Size:
0.1 Cubic Feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0275
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes four 90 minute audio tapes of interviews with Mr. Soltoff covering biographical information, education, work experience and professional career. Also included are: The interviewer's handwritten notes summarizing the interviews; and copies "Notes from Misosys", a publication on computer software edited by Mr. Soltoff.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Kane, Nathan, 1969-
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
1997 September 17
Size:
0.5 Cubic Feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0637
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of original, master, and reference videos documenting Nathan Kane, inventor of Pass-It-Football, a remote control for television, Project-A-Sketch opaque projector for children and low distortion bellows folds for industrial machines.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Madhani, Akhil
Berger, Sondra
Dates:
1999.
Size:
0.25 Cubic Feet (1 Box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0709
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents inventor Akhil Madhani and his invention, the Black Falcon, a teleoperated surgical instrument.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Studebaker, Robert
Warner, Deborah Jean
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
1998.
Size:
0.25 Cubic Feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0670
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents Robert Studebaker, inventor of the LaserPlane, the first modern alternative to the liquid level. The first model was introduced in 1965.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Flaherty, Stacy A.
Lucas, Darrell Blaine, 1903- ((psychologist))
Center for Advertising History, Archives Center
Dates:
1922
Size:
1 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0379
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Folio-size scrapbook: "A Book of 100 Modern Ads" created for a college-level psychology class, 1922, as an exercise in the methodology of advertising: it addresses both the creation and testing (i.e., recall and effectiveness) of ads found in contemporary magazines. An oral history interview was conducted by Stacy Flaherty with Mr. Lucas April 3, 1...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Guha, Subhendu
Dates:
1998.
Size:
0.5 Cubic Feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0668
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection contains original, master, and reference videos documenting Ashok Gadgil, inventor of the solar shingle

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Greatbatch, Wilson, 1919-
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Berger, Sondra
Dates:
1996.
Size:
0.25 Cubic Feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0601
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Original and master videos documenting Dr. Wilson Greatbatch, inventor of the Cardiac Pacemaker. Dr. Greatbatch demonstrates the circuitry of his implantable pacemaker and discusses his life as an inventor.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Hoberman, Chuck
Dates:
1996.
Size:
0.25 Cubic Feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0604
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Original videotapes documenting Chuck Hoberman, inventor of expandable geodesic domes and spheres. Hoberman invented the Hoberman Sphere, Iris Dome, and a collapsible frisbee, tent and briefcase.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI
Ahlborn, Richard E.
Martinez, Emiliano
Martin, Juana
More …
Dates:
1984
Size:
0.15 Cubic Feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0176
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers and photographs related to the immigration experience of Cuban refugee Martinez: a story from the Washington Post, March 12, 1984; a 45-minute cassette recording of an interview (in Spanish) by Richard E. Ahlborn with Martinez; a transcription in Spanish of the interview; six photographs of the hut taken by a zoo photographer; a covering mem...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Burch-Brown, Carol
Dates:
1997-2003
Size:
1 Cubic Feet (2 boxes , Black-and-white photoprints: on fiber-base paper. Silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0857
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Carol Burch-Brown's photographs (200 photoprints, mostly silver gelatin, but including a few digital prints), copies of tape-recorded interviews (31, on 26 compact discs), and transcripts of interviews (3 volumes plus a compact disc containing Word files) made at the Shamrock Bar, Bluefield, West Virginia, 1997-2000 (photoprints made in 2003), docu...

Found In
397 records — Page 1 of 40