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Greenleaf Pickard Notebooks and Nikola Tesla Patents, 1898-1941

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Creator:
Pickard, Greenleaf Whittier 1877-1956
Patentee:
Tesla, Nikola 1857-1943
Donor:
Cardwell Condenser Corporation Lindenhurst, New York
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. : 5 boxes
Type:
Patents
Collection descriptions
Notebooks
Date:
1898
1898-1941
Notes:
Early radio inventor, who built the first crystal radio receiver, ca. 1900. In 1906 he patented a silicon crystal detector.
Summary:
Notebooks covering Pickard's experiments and copies of Nikola Tesla patents.
Cite as:
Greenleaf Pickard Notebooks, 1898-1941, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Radio
Radio--History
Inventors
Radio--Receivers and reception
Local number:
Pending (NMAH Acc.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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