Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

A.B. Starr Mechanical Engineering Lab Reports, 1905-1906

Creator:
Starr, A.B. 1882-1962
Donor:
Gordon, Robert B
Collector:
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Subject:
Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts
Cornell University
Physical description:
0.3 cu. ft. : 1 box
Type:
Graphs
Collection descriptions
Cyanotypes
Laboratory notebooks
Date:
1905
1905-1906
Notes:
Albert B. Starr graduated from Sibley College in 1907. For a time he was the acting Assistant Postmaster in East Hampton, Connecticut.
Summary:
Three volumes of laboratory notes compiled by Starr while a student at Sibley College, Cornell University. The tests written about in the notebooks related to engines, steam, tensile strength of cast iron, lubricants, and other subjects. The notebooks contain notes, charts and graphs, and cyanotypes.
Cite as:
A.B. Starr Mechanical Engineering Lab Reports, 1905-1906. Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Lubrication and lubricants
Steam engineering
Steam-engines
Mechanical engineers
Boilers
Local number:
1991.0824 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Graphs
  • Laboratory notebooks
  • Photographs
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Graphs
  • Laboratory notebooks
  • Photographs
  • Boilers
  • Lubrication and lubricants
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Steam engineering
  • Steam-engines
  • Boilers
  • Lubrication and lubricants
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Steam engineering
  • Steam-engines
  • Cornell University
  • Gordon, Robert B
  • History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
  • Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts
  • Starr, A.B
  • Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
  • Cornell University
  • Gordon, Robert B
  • History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
  • Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts
  • Starr, A.B
  • Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
  • 1900s
  • Archives Center - NMAH