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Creators:
Todd, W. David (William David)
Stephens, Carlene E., 1949-
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
1997-12-07
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0682
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

2.5 hours of videotape documenting a succession of clock escapements invented by Richard F. Bond in the 19th century. Bond's invention was called isodynamic escapement.

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Conservation and Research Center (National Zoological Park) Office of Education
Dates:
1992-2004
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-259
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting educational programs created or sponsored by the Conservation and Research Center (CRC) for teachers, students, and volunteers. Program topics include biodiversity, forests, amphibian monitoring, black-footed ferret pregnancy watch, bird identification, and animal diets. Materials include teacher ...

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Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States
Dates:
circa 1919-1954
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-110
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of images of Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States members, outings, events, and insignia. Images of note include a photograph of zoologist Paul Bartsch at his home and a photograph of a bird drawing by ornithologist Robert Ridgway. Materials include photographs and negatives. Where known, names and ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Work and Industry
Dates:
1960, 1981, 1998-2012
Size:
2.03 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-140
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document planning, development and production activities for the exhibitions "On Time" and "Robots on the Road: Stanley," as well as the Halls of Timekeeping and Light Machinery at the National Museum of American History, and when the museum was known as the Museum of History and Technology. Earlier ...

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Seth Thomas Clock Co.
Dates:
1835-1928
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0627
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Five volumes of the Seth Thomas Clock Company's records, including a journal, two minute books, a sales and cash receipts record book, and a stock record book.

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Creators:
Eike, James W.
Dates:
1921, 1929-1985 and undated
Size:
1.03 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-218
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the papers of James W. Eike (1911-1983), birdwatcher and former president of the Virginia Society of Ornithology (VSO), which he joined in 1933 and was an active member the rest of his life. Eike was an observer of birds in and around northern Virginia, and he participated in numerous field trips and bird counts ...

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Saxton, Joseph, 1799-1873
Dates:
1821-1856
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7056
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers consist of notebooks and diaries in which Saxton wrote detailed information on his experiments and social life in London; an appointment book for 1838; a scientific sketchbook with notes, which include drawings and descriptions of some of Saxton's inventions; and a textbook. Other Joseph Saxton material may be found in the Jo...

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Creators:
Ali, Sálim, 1896-1987
Dates:
circa 1947-1980
Size:
Film reels (color silent; 15,000 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1985.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot of, primarily, bird migration and other subject matter of ornithological interest throughout India. Footage also includes a tiger hunt and wildlife in Assam and an ornithological expedition to Sikkim. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of it...

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Mr. Wizard Studios (Firm)
Herbert, Don (Donald Jeffry), 1917-2007
Dates:
1906-2008
bulk 1951-1995
Size:
26 Cubic feet (57 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1326
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents, through printed materials, photographs, audio and moving image, Don Herbert's career as a science educator under the persona of "Mr. Wizard" from 1951 until the 1990s.

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Dates:
circa 1970
Size:
1 Photograph
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-124.2
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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