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Vaccum Tube, USN, CRC 1616

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
Glass, Aluminum, Copper, Unidentified White Metals, Ceramic, Cardboard, Paper, Adhesive, Ink
Dimensions:
3-D (Vacuum Tube): 15.9 x 4.1cm (6 1/4 x 1 5/8 in.)
3-D (Box): 7 x 7 x 19.1cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS
Date:
1941
Inventory Number:
A19660357001
Restrictions & Rights:
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Vaccum Tube, USN, CRC 5Z3

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
Glass, Aluminum, Copper, Unidentified White Metals, Cardboard, Ink, Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D (Vacuum Tube): 13.3 x 4.4cm (5 1/4 x 1 3/4 in.)
3-D (Box): 5.2 x 5.6 x 15.6cm (2 1/16 x 2 3/16 x 6 1/8 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS
Date:
1941
Inventory Number:
A19660357003
Restrictions & Rights:
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Vaccum Tube, USN, CRC 801-A

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
Glass, Aluminum, Copper, Plastic, Cardboard, Paper, Adhesive, Ink
Dimensions:
3-D (Vacuum Tube): 13.3 x 4.4cm (5 1/4 x 1 3/4 in.)
3-D (Box): 7 x 7 x 19.1cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS
Date:
1941
Inventory Number:
A19660357004
Restrictions & Rights:
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Vaccum Tube, USN, CRC 837

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
Glass, Aluminum, Copper, Plastic, Unidentified White Metals, Ceramic, Cardboard, Paper, Adhesive, Ink
Dimensions:
3-D (Vacuum Tube): 14.3 x 4.4cm (5 5/8 x 1 3/4 in.)
3-D (Box): 7 x 7 x 19.1cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS
Inventory Number:
A19660357005
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Compass, Radio, Type R-5/ARN-7

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium Plating
Aluminum
Paint
Plastic
Copper Alloy
Paper
Adhesive
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 50.8 x 30.5 x 19.1cm (20 x 12 x 7 1/2 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Electronic/Satellite Navigation
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600756000
Restrictions & Rights:
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Receiver, RCA, BC-348-0

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium Plating, Lead
Aluminum
Plastic
Glass
Copper Alloy
Paint
Cork
Ceramic
Paper
Dimensions:
3-D: 45.7 x 26.7 x 19.7cm (18 x 10 1/2 x 7 3/4 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Electronic/Satellite Navigation
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19601306000
Restrictions & Rights:
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Junction Box, JB-101-A

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum
Paint
Plastic
Steel
Brass
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 21.6 x 20.3 x 12.7cm (8 1/2 x 8 x 5 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Communication
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19602590000
Restrictions & Rights:
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Power Unit, RCA

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Paint
Stainless Steel
Rubber
Synthetic Fabric
Aluminum
Plastic
Cadmium
Dimensions:
3-D: 19.1 x 18.4 x 17.1cm (7 1/2 x 7 1/4 x 6 3/4 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Communication
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19602597000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Vacuum Tube, Radar Jammer, AN/APT-1

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
Glass, Steel, Copper, Ceramic, Unknown Metals (Potentially Tungsten), Cardboard, Paper, Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D (Vacuum Tube): 10.5 x 5.1cm (4 1/8 x 2 in.)
3-D (Box): 7 x 7 x 20.3cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 8 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Radar/Electronic Warfare
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of Defense
Inventory Number:
A19660357000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Vaccum Tube, USN, CRC 837

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
Glass, Aluminum, Copper, Plastic, Unidentified White Metals, Ceramic, Cardboard, Paper, Steel, Adhesive, Ink
Dimensions:
3-D (Vacuum Tube): 14.6 x 4.4cm (5 3/4 x 1 3/4 in.)
3-D (Box): 7 x 7 x 19.1cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Radar/Electronic Warfare
Date:
1941
Inventory Number:
A19660357006
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Receiver, Radio Range, RCA, AVR-15A

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
aluminum, non-ferrous metal, steel, phenolic resin, paint, synthetic fabric, plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 19.6 × 14.5 × 14cm (7 11/16 × 5 11/16 × 5 1/2 in.)
Other (Cord): 19 × 2.3cm (7 1/2 in. × 7/8 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Electronic/Satellite Navigation
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1939
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19730467000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Time and Navigation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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Vacuum Tube, RCA, Type A-5023

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Paint
Plastic
Non Magnetic Metal
Adhesive
Paper
Dimensions:
3-D: 6.4 x 3.2cm (2 1/2 x 1 1/4 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Communication
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Gordon E. White
Inventory Number:
A19840375000
Restrictions & Rights:
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Operators Control Box, Radio, USN, ARB

Manufacturer:
RCA Manufacturing Company  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, stainless steel, paint, plastic, brass
Dimensions:
3-D: 10.8 x 14.6 x 7.6cm (4 1/4 x 5 3/4 x 3 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Radar/Electronic Warfare
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Roy L. Stafford
Inventory Number:
A19880174000
Restrictions & Rights:
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RCA Manufacturing Company Inc., Radios & Radiocompasses

Collection Creator:
Waco Aircraft Company  Search this
Container:
Box 87, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
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Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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RCA Manufacturing Company Inc., Radio Equipment

Collection Creator:
Waco Aircraft Company  Search this
Container:
Box 87, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
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Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Stamp 'em out! Beat your promise. RCA Manufacturing Company Incorporated. [Poster.]

Creator:
RCA Manufacturing Company Incorporated Camden, N.J  Search this
Subject:
Hitler, Adolf 1889-1945  Search this
Physical description:
1 item: poster, multicolor, 78 x 55 cm
Type:
Posters
Place:
United States
Date:
1941
Topic:
War production  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research access on site, by appointment. Advance arrangements are required to view the Princeton Posters Collection, however, as it is stored off site and access times may be limited
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Princeton University Poster Collection 1863-1948
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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You and I put the squeeze on the Japanese! Beat the promise. RCA Manufacturing Company Incorporated. [Poster.]

Creator:
RCA Manufacturing Company Incorporated Camden, N.J  Search this
Physical description:
1 item: poster, multicolor, 37.5 x 76.5 cm
Type:
Posters
Place:
United States
Date:
1941
Topic:
War production  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research access on site, by appointment. Advance arrangements are required to view the Princeton Posters Collection, however, as it is stored off site and access times may be limited
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Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Ladislaus Laszlo Marton Collection

Collector:
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Author:
Marton, Ladislaus Laszlo, 1901-1979 (physicist)  Search this
Names:
United States. National Bureau of Standards  Search this
Extent:
4.66 Cubic feet (14 boxes, one (1) 16 mm film)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Blueprints
Lantern slides
Drawings
Photographs
Correspondence
Diagrams
Slides (photographs)
Notebooks
Date:
1932 - 1970
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of materials documenting the history of electron optics, especially electron microscopes. Included are engineering drawings of Marton's devices, designed in Belgium, Stanford and RCA in the 1930s and 1940s; notebooks concerning extensive investigations in electron microscopy; photographs and micrographs concerning development work in this area of physics; correspondence 1930s 702; and reprints of scientific literature relating to Marton's interests.
Arrangement:
The collection is divided into three series.

Series 1: Notebooks, electron microscope, 1920s, undated

Series 2: Photographs, undated

Series 3: Printed Materials, 1940-1970
Biographical / Historical:
Ladislaus L. Marton 1901 1979 was a physicist best known for his pioneer work in electron physics, specifically in electron microscopy, electron optics, and electron interferences and scattering. He came to the United States in 1938, and became a naturalized citizen in 1944. He was a member of the faculty at the University of Brussels (Belgium), 1928 1938, and assistant professor from 1933 1938. He was a research physicist at the RCA Manufacturing Company from 1938 1941. He was associate professor of electron optics, head division Stanford University, 1941 1946. He was a physicist from 1946 1970 at the National Bureau of Standards in Washington. Until his death he was an honorable research associate at the Smithsonian Institution.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Ladislaus Laszlo Marton, circa 1970.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Electron microscopy  Search this
Electron physics  Search this
Physicists  Search this
Optics  Search this
Electron scattering  Search this
Electron optics  Search this
Physics  Search this
Electron interference  Search this
Genre/Form:
Blueprints
Lantern slides
Drawings -- 20th century
Photographs -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin -- 19th-20th century
Correspondence -- 20th century
Diagrams
Photographs -- Phototransparencies -- 20th century
Slides (photographs)
Notebooks
Citation:
Ladislaus Laszlo Marton Collection, 1932-1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0100
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Broadcast news

Title:
AM-FM television broadcast news <1948/49>
Author:
RCA-Victor Company, inc  Search this
RCA Manufacturing Company, inc  Search this
Radio Corporation of America  Search this
Physical description:
v. illus. 31-36 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1931
1968
1931-
Topic:
Radio  Search this
Radio broadcasting--Periodicals  Search this
Television  Search this
Television broadcasting--Periodicals  Search this
Call number:
TK6540 .B863
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
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RCA receiving tube manual ..

Author:
Radio Corporation of America RCA Victor Divsion, Commercial Enginering Section  Search this
Physical description:
256 p. illus., tables, diagrs. 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1947
[c1947]
Topic:
Vacuum-tubes  Search this
Radio--Receivers and reception  Search this
Call number:
621.384R117
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
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