James Mahaffey Cold Fusion Collection
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Medicine and Science
Georgia Tech Research Institute
The collection contains archival materials relating to the subject of cold fusion, and experiments conducted to corroborate the supposed discovery of the phenomenon. The collection includes Mahaffey's heavily illustrated laboratory notebook, dating from the beginning of the experiment on April 8, 1989 through April 20, 1989, documenting the experiment's research plan, budget, ingredients and …
Edgecraft Corporation Records
Child, Julia, 1912-2004
Guthrie, Janet, 1938-
Collection documents the development and marketing of the Chef's Choice brand of knife sharpeners.
American Institute Science Laboratory Collection
American Institute Science Laboratory
The collection documents the American Institute Science Laboratory and the students who conducted research in it.
American Public Works Association "Top Ten Public Works Projects of the Century -- 1900-2000" Nominations
Stine, Jeffrey K.
Nominations for awards in the "Top Ten Public Works Projects of the Twentieth Century, 1900-2000" competition. The nominations included such things as project brochures, photographs, video cassettes, articles, written histories, and other miscellaneous items submitted to support the individual cases.
Saburo Shimono Papers
Collection documents the career of Saburo "Sab" Shimono, an American actor of Japanese descent.
Charlie Ventura Collection
Ventura, Charlie, 1916-1992
The collection documents the life and career of jazz saxophonist Charlie Ventura.
Sherman Poppen Papers
The Sherman Poppen Papers document the snurfer, the predecessor of the snowboard that he invented in 1965. The snurfer, a sled that was ridden while standing up, originally consisted of two skis bound together. Snurfer competitions fueled the development of the snowboard as a piece of sporting equipment. This collection contains material describing the snurfer's place in snowboarding history, and the associated business and legal aspects.
Murals without walls [videorecording] / WNET/Thirteen; director, Alfred Broderick; producer, Elizabeth Davis; artistic consultant, Ruth Bowman
Describes the 1972 discovery and later conservation of Arshile Gorky's murals "Aviation" at the Newark, N.J. International Airport, executed in 1937 by Gorky as part of the Work Projects Administration art project. Art historian Ruth Bowman, N.J. Port Authority employees Saul Wenegrat and Stephen Staempler, and conservator Carroll Wales of Oliver Bros …
[Louise Nevelson exhibition installation at Grand Central Moderns, Jan. 1958] [motion picture] / filmed by Ilya Bolotowsky
Installation of Louise Nevelson's premier exhibition at Grand Central Moderns, held January 4-23, 1958. The exhibition catalog cover is also shown. Nevelson appears briefly. Also found on videocassette copy is unrelated footage (3 min.) of Mitchell Siporin, copied to the same cassette during the transfer from motion picture film to video.
Lydia Puccinelli Robbins Collection
Robbins, Warren M.
Tamarin, Alfred H.
1 Film reel
605 Photographic prints (Color and black and white)
1,055 Color slides
1,316 Color slides (35 mm)
56 Color negatives (35 mm)
157 Negatives (Black and white, 35 mm)
4 Color negatives (2 x 2 in)
3 Books (1 Guidebook and 2 magazines)
20 Slides (Black and white, 35 mm )
2 Photographic prints (Black and white)
2 Videocassettes (VHS)