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Creators:
Shayt, David H.
Wedge Innovations
Dates:
1985-1996
Size:
13 Cubic feet (28 boxes, 5 oversized folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0534
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The records of Wedge Innovations document the invention and development of a new hand tool, the SmartLevel, an electronic builder's level; also included are company management and policies.

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Creators:
Elliott, Henry Wood, 1846-1930
Dates:
1890's
Size:
15 Items
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7119
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: 1) Eskimo man with harpoon. Undated. 2) Man running at seal seals in rookery. July 7, 1892. 3) Natives fishing and drying fish. Undated. 4) Man clubbing seals. Undated. 5) Eskimo whaling and walrus camp, Icy Point, Arctic Ocean, Alaska. Lookout created of drift logs. 1891. 6) Interior or Stick Indians spearing fish in the canon of th Fras...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1976-1977
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-264
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of a filmed interview of Oscar Wiedmann, carpenter, pioneer, and tool collector. The interview was performed on September 21, 1976 by Otto Mayr, Curator, National Museum of History and Technology, Department of History of Science. Some materials may have been u...

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Creators:
Thomas, Richard A.
General Electric Company
Dates:
1952-2005
Size:
4.5 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0937
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers and audiovisual materials compiled by Richard A. Thomas, mostly printed materials, documenting the General Electric Company's role in the development of numerical control.

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Creators:
Flaskerd, George A.
Dates:
1958 ?
Size:
3 Pages
6 Photographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4568
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Jones, Robert W.
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3034
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes 4 photos showing pottery and implements, and one of W. H. Over, who conducted the investigation. (Filed in archives June 7, 1928, from the office of the Chief of the Bureau.)

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Creators:
Gibbon, Lardner
Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878
Dates:
November 30, 1871
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3716
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Incloses sketches of arrowheads found on the Saluda River, South Carolina. Also historical notes relating to the above tribes, reference to the various tribes, of South Carolina, etc.

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Creators:
Balser S., Carlos
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975
Dates:
May 10, 1956
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4591
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Addressed to M. W. Stirling, concerning tripod metates of Costa Rica, inclosing newsclipping and reprint from American Antiquity, with added ink sketch.

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Creators:
Preece, Eric
Dates:
1933-1944
Size:
4.4 Cubic feet (8 records center boxes; 1 flatbox)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0502
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection traces Preece's engineering work with WAC, and includes the following types of materials: correspondence, memos, technical drawings, minutes of meetings from both the WAC Gear Committee and the American Society of Tool Engineers, descriptions of various projects and equipment, photographs, reports, catalogues, brochures, manuals, notebooks, and personnel information.

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Creators:
Fellows Gear Shaper Co., Springfield, Vermont
Regency Savings Bank
Dates:
1896-1999
bulk 1915-1970
Size:
31 Cubic feet (62 boxes, 3 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0856
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The records document primarily the financial aspects of the Fellows Gear Shaper Company and consist of meticulously maintained journals and ledger books. Fellows Gear Shaper Company was a leader and dominant figure in the manufacturing of precision gear production, gear cutting tools, and optical inspection machines in the first half of the 20th century. The company's contribution to the industry enabled the manufacture of gears for textile, automobiles, factory machinery, and other industries.

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