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Spectrophotometer, Cary 14

Maker:
Applied Physics Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
cabinet: 90 cm x 122 cm x 76 cm; 35 7/16 in x 48 1/16 in x 29 15/16 in
Object Name:
recording spectrophotometer
Place made:
United States: California, Pasadena
Date made:
1954-1966
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from NIH
ID Number:
1981.0535.08
Catalog number:
1981.0535.08
Accession number:
1981.0535
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_401

Spectrophotometer, Cary 11

Maker:
Applied Physics Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 75 cm x 96.5 cm x 42.5 cm; 29 1/2 in x 38 in x 16 3/4 in
Object Name:
Recording Spectrophotometer
Date made:
1947-1966
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from National Institutes of Health
ID Number:
1979.1224.01
Catalog number:
1979.1224.01
Accession number:
1979.1224
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_96

Roland C. Hawes Papers

Creator:
Cary Instruments.  Search this
Hawes, Roland C., 1908-1999  Search this
Applied Physics Corporation.  Search this
Names:
Applied Physics Corporation.  Search this
Aviv & Associates, Inc.  Search this
Beckman Instruments, Inc.  Search this
Cary Instruments.  Search this
National Technical Laboratories.  Search this
Varian Associates.  Search this
Beckman, Arnold O.  Search this
Cary, Howard  Search this
Duffield, Jack J.  Search this
George, Kenyon  Search this
Extent:
14.5 Cubic feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Correspondence
Pencil works
Photographic prints
Photographs
Blueprints
Diazo prints
Drawings
Date:
1908-1997
Scope and Contents note:
Correspondence, handwritten notes and sketches, memorandum reports, catalogs, printed material, patent documents, drawings, blueprints (original and diazo copies), and photographs document Hawes's work in the field of immunnassay, spectrophotometry, scientific apparatus and instruments industry, and administrative duties at Applied Physics Corporation/Cary Instruments.
The bulk of the papers consist of materials found in Series 2: Research files A-Z, 1913 (1927-1990) (4.5 cubic feet). Series 5: Cary Instruments 1937-1992 (4 cubic feet) and Series 6: Consulting, 1908-(1939-1992) (3.5 cubic feet).
Arrangement:
Divided into 7 series: 1) Personal files, 1938-1997; 2) Research files, A-Z, 1913 (1927-1990); 3) Piness Laboratories, 1920-1979; 4) Beckman Instruments, Inc., 1939-1974; 5) Cary Instruments, 1937-1992; 6) Consulting work, 1908-(1939-1992); 7) Professional activities, 1949-1996. By series topical, chronological and alphabetical.
Biographical/Historical note:
The career of Roland C. Hawes, born Oct. 4, 1908, Riverside, California, began in chemical analysis and led him into the scientific apparatus and instruments industry, where he worked in the field of spectrophotometry. B.S., chemistry, California Institute of Technology, 1930. He died in 1999.
Related Archival Materials:
Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center for the History of Chemistry, Chemical Heritage Foundation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Beckman Arnold Orville: oral history, 1978 and papers 1954-1989, California Institute of Technology Archives.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Roland C. Hawes,1997, September 8.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
All rights tranferred to Museum in Deed of Gift.
Topic:
Scientific apparatus and instruments industry  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments industry -- California  Search this
Spectrophotometry  Search this
Spectrum analysis  Search this
Engineers -- 20th century  Search this
Inventions -- 20th century  Search this
Inventors -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Correspondence -- 1930-1950
Pencil works
Photographic prints
Photographs -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass -- 1890-1920
Blueprints
Diazo prints
Drawings -- 20th century
Citation:
Roland C. Hawes Papers, 1908-1997, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0617
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0617

Folder 2 Joseph Henry Papers Film as supplement and then interfile

Collection Creator::
Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878  Search this
Container:
Box 49 of 65
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Microfilm available for most of the collection.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7001, Joseph Henry Collection
See more items in:
Joseph Henry Collection
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7001-refidd1e10119
Additional Online Media:

Cary Instrument Maker Business Card

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2 ; Color: Color ; Size: 3.75w x 2.75h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Place:
Europe
London, England
Date:
1837
Topic:
Voyages and travels  Search this
Souvenirs (Keepsakes)  Search this
Optics  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Physics  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-7615 and SIA2012-7616
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13503
Additional Online Media:

[Trade catalogs from Applied Physics Corp.]

Company Name:
Applied Physics Corp.  Search this
Notes content:
Cary instruments ; recording spectrophotometer ; infared spectrophotometer ; electrometers ; infrared analyzers ; ultraviolet analyzers ; auto-sampler ; "Cary Graph" publication (vol. 2, no. 3, 1963)
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
13 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Monrovia, California, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_35432
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_35432

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