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Creators:
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Olds, Robert F., 1881- (civil engineer)
Dates:
1918-1948
Size:
1.2 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0231
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection contains material from fourteen dam construction projects (1918-1946), including notes, blueprints, reports, drawings, and corresĀ¬pondence. In addition there is cost data (1923-1943), equipment and materials testing data (1939-1945), a notebook, photoprints (1926-1938), related journal articles (1927, 1933, 1940), and miscellaneous r...

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Creators:
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Looney, Charles Thomas George, 1906-1987
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1917-1971.
Size:
9.1 Cubic feet (29 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1084
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The papers of Charles T. G. Looney contain handbooks, lectures, manuals, pamphlets, regulations reports, and research bulletins on structural design, concrete and steel materials testing, impact and stress studies, bridges, earthquakes, and erosion, building codes, waterpower, mathematical calculations, professional associations, and related engine...

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Creators:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Eney, William J.
Dates:
1929-1977
Size:
2.5 Cubic feet (5 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1062
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents William J. Eney, a civil engineer whose research primarily focused on model analysis of bridges, stress test and concrete.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0058
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of four cosmonaut trading cards, featuring individually the four Soviet members of the Apollo Soyuz Test Project: Aleksei Arkhipovich Leonov, Commander of Soyuz 19; Valeri Nikolayevich Kubasov, flight engineer for Soyuz 19; and Anatoli Vassilyevich Filipchenko and Nikolai Nikolayevich Rukavishnikov, back-up flight crew. Als...

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Creators:
Grumman Aerospace Corporation
Dates:
1964-1973
Size:
1.66 Cubic Feet (1 record center box and 2 tubes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0055
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of material documenting the structural testing of Grumman's Apollo Lunar Module system.

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Creators:
Test
Dates:
Undated
Size:
20 Linear feet
Collection ID:
SI.Test
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Dates:
bulk 1903-1974
Size:
0.49 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NASM.1994.0053
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection is a product of the material gathered for the Flight Testing Exhibit. It includes the following material: technical reports; copy negatives with corresponding photocopies of images used in the exhibit; unidentified miscellaneous negatives which were probably gathered for research but not used in the exhibit; and a script, with negat...

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Creators:
McDonnell Douglas Corp
Dates:
bulk 1930-1940
Size:
0.05 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0041
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

his collection consists of the following materials collected by Richard E. Martens: eighteen black and white prints, two color prints and three black and white negatives of blast-shield tests panels, eight black and white photographs of the scale model used to for altitude testing, and four black and white prints of full-scale Gemini separation tes...

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Creators:
Illinois Institute of Technology
Dates:
1963-1970
Size:
0.49 Cubic Feet (1 container)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0038
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of documentation relating to the Space Suit Testing Android.

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Creators:
Mandragos, Nicholas C., (engineer), 1896-
Mandragos, Frieda
Engineering, Division of (NMAH), Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
1927-1959
Size:
2 Cubic feet (7 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0484
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists almost entirely of notes Mandragos used as the basis for lectures to his engineering classes. They cover various problem areas: stress analysis of structures, strength of materials, hydraulics and other technical aspects of structural design. There are also a few notes Mandragos made as a student in the 1920s and 1930s. T...

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