Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation
Hoberman Associates, Inc
0.25 cu. ft.: 2 boxes
Oral histories (document genres)
Hoberman's intriguing creations, based on both basic geometry and complex mathematics, solve problems or offer opportunities in the real world. In 1990, Hoberman founded his own company, Hoberman Associates, Inc.
Original videotapes documenting Chuck Hoberman, inventor of expandable geodesic domes and spheres. Hoberman invented the Hoberman Sphere, Iris Dome, and a collapsible frisbee, tent and briefcase.
Chuck Hoberman Innovative Lives Presentation, 1996, Archives Center, National Museum of American History