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Creators:
Lemelson Center
Dates:
2007-2009
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-131
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Lemelson Center publications such as reports, articles, the Prototype Newsletter, advertisements, invitations, postcards, and flyers. Of note are materials created for the Spark!Lab at the National Museum of American History, a hands on space that uses fun activities to help kids and families learn about the his...

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Creators:
Lemelson Center
Dates:
1995-2008
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-585
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of printouts of the Lemelson Center website as it existed on May 31, 1995, and on April 10, 1996. Also included are statistics regarding visitor usage of the website. The Lemelson Center was founded in 1995 at the National Museum of American History. Its mission is to document, interpret, and disseminate information ...

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Creators:
Lemelson Center
Dates:
2016
Collection ID:
Accession 17-273
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation website as it existed on October 6, 2016. The website includes information about the Center and its "Spark!Lab" gallery at the National Museum of American History as well as educational resources related to the intersection of play and invention. A bl...

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Creators:
Lemelson Center
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-127
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Lemelson Center website as it existed on December 28, 2014, shortly after the Center's three websites and blog were integrated into a single website. The website includes information about the Center and projects in development including the "Places of Invention" exhibition and the redesigned "Spark!Lab" gal...

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Creators:
Person, Abigail
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Fox, Sally
Dates:
1997
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0646
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection contains 5 1/2 hours of footage documenting Sally Fox, an inventor of a commercially spinnable naturally colored cotton. This video was created on November 14, 1997.

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Creators:
Hyatt, John Wesley (inventor)
Celluloid Corporation.
Dates:
1883 - 1943
Size:
3 Cubic feet (3 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0009
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of trade catalogs, price lists, notebooks, promotional literature, patents, a salesman's kit (including samples), photographs and prints of plant buildings, personnel, celluloid molds and by-products documenting the Celluloid Corporation.

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Liebhold, Peter
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Dates:
December 1996.
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
27 Video recordings
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0605
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Inventor Tadeusz Sendzimir, a Polish immigrant, designed and installed the first "Z" Mill for cold rolling stainless steel in the United States. The videohistory documents the story of a new approach to the rolling process of steel technology transfer and consumer demand for a new product;video documents the mill in operation and interviews with ac...

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Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Carruthers, George R.
Dates:
1996-02-22
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0597
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This video history consists of original, master and reference videos documenting a children's lecture program by George R. Carruthers, a physicist and inventor. Carruthers invented the Far Ultra-Violet Camera (FUVCAM).

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Creators:
Augspurger, Mike
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Cater, Anita
Dates:
1998
2001
2000
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0689
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Mike Augspurger was born in 1956 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Working with steel land titanium, he invented an all terrain rear wheel drive handcycle. Collection contains approximately eight hours of video footage documenting Augspurger discussing his life and work and a promotional video titled One-Off Handcycle.

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Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
Swanson, Jackie
Swanson, Janese
Dates:
1998
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet (4 boxes,)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0642
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Janese Swanson developed video game software, a website, and an array of toys and gadgets aimed at making technology more accessible to girls. The collection contains approximately six hours of original and reference video footage of Swanson's Innovative Lives Presentation, in which she discussed her background and demonstrated her inventions with her daughter, Jackie. The material also includes a brief interview.

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