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Western Electric model CW-938 radio transceiver

Maker:
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Western Electric  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 18 3/4 in x 26 1/2 in x 7 3/4 in; 47.625 cm x 67.31 cm x 19.685 cm
Object Name:
transceiver
radio transceiver
Date made:
1918
Credit Line:
from David Fox
ID Number:
EM.328803
Catalog number:
328803
Accession number:
276552
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1339187
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Westinghouse AC induction motor

Associated person:
Tesla, Nikola  Search this
Maker:
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Measurements:
motor: 10 1/2 in x 7 in x 8 in; 26.67 cm x 17.78 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
Motor
electric motor
Date made:
1888
Credit Line:
from Princeton University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, thru Dean Howard Menand
ID Number:
EM.318547
Catalog number:
318547
Accession number:
232729
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Exhibition:
Exhibit
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_713594
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Westinghouse style 112539-B portable voltmeter

Maker:
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/4 in x 6 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in; 8.255 cm x 16.51 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
Voltmeter
Credit Line:
from Weston Electrical Instrument Corp.
ID Number:
EM.314439
Catalog number:
314439
Accession number:
203371
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_702628

Westinghouse Synchronized Filmstrips / Records On Lighting

Associated person:
Seaman, Frank  Search this
Maker:
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Object Name:
Filmstrip-Record Set
Date made:
ca 1945
Credit Line:
from the Mt. Vernon Museum of Incandescent Lighting, thru Hugh F. Hicks
ID Number:
1997.0387.20
Accession number:
1997.0387
Catalog number:
1997.0387.20
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_751244
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tube, image amplifying

Maker:
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 7 1/8 in; 43.18 cm x 18.0975 cm
Object Name:
tube, image amplifying
Credit Line:
Gift of the American College of Radiology
ID Number:
1978.0435.049
Collector/donor number:
84
Accession number:
1978.0435
Catalog number:
1978.0435.049
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1826167

Sculptura

Designer:
Donald M. Genaro, American, b. 1932  Search this
Office of:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
Western Electric Manufacturing Company, USA, founded 1881  Search this
AT&T  Search this
Medium:
Thermoplastic, electronic components
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Telephone
Object Name:
Telephone
Manufactured in:
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Date:
ca. 1974
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald M. Genaro
Accession Number:
2018-40-1
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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edanmdm:chndm_2018-40-1

Apex Electrical Manufacturing Co.

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
_ _
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
_
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Industrial Design Client Work Folder 008
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Industrial_Design_Client_Work__Folder_008

Trimline

Designer:
Donald M. Genaro, American, b. 1932  Search this
Office of:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Client:
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
Western Electric Manufacturing Company, USA, founded 1881  Search this
Medium:
Compression-molded ABS plastic, metal, electronic components
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Telephone
Object Name:
Telephone
Manufactured in:
Atlanta, Georgia
Date:
ca. 1970
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald M. Genaro
Accession Number:
2015-43-1
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2015-43-1
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Princess

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Client:
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
Western Electric Manufacturing Company, USA, founded 1881  Search this
Medium:
Thermoplastic case, steel base, electronic components
Type:
Exhibitions
Telephone
Object Name:
Telephone
Designed in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1959
Credit Line:
Anonymous lender
Accession Number:
15.2013.8
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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edanmdm:chndm_15.2013.8

Model 500

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Client:
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Firm:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
Western Electric Manufacturing Company, USA, founded 1881  Search this
Medium:
Molded plastic, metal, rubber
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Telephone
Object Name:
Telephone
Manufactured in:
USA
Date:
Designed 1953, this example ca. 1980
Credit Line:
Transfer from Exhibitions Department
Accession Number:
2009-50-1-a/c
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2009-50-1-a_c
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USALite Swivel-Head

Manufacturer:
U.S. Electric Manufacturing Corp.  Search this
Medium:
Plastic, metal
Type:
lighting
Decorative Arts
Flashlight
Object Name:
Flashlight
Manufactured in:
USA
Date:
1941
Credit Line:
Gift of Max Pine
Accession Number:
1999-53-12-a,b
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1999-53-12-a_b
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Model 302

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
For:
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
Western Electric Manufacturing Company, USA, founded 1881  Search this
Medium:
metal, steel, printed paper, rubber-sheathed cord
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
telephone
Object Name:
telephone
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1937
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund
Accession Number:
1994-73-2
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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edanmdm:chndm_1994-73-2

Princess

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
Western Electric Manufacturing Company, USA, founded 1881  Search this
Client:
AT&T  Search this
Medium:
Molded plastic, metal
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Telephone
Object Name:
Telephone
Made in:
USA
Date:
Designed 1959; this example manufactured 1960
Credit Line:
Gift of Elaine Evans Dee
Accession Number:
1990-1-1
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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edanmdm:chndm_1990-1-1

Trimline

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Donald M. Genaro, American, b. 1932  Search this
Firm:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
For:
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
Western Electric Manufacturing Company, USA, founded 1881  Search this
Medium:
Molded plastic, electronic components
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Telephone
Object Name:
Telephone
Manufactured in:
USA
Date:
1965
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry Dreyfuss Associates
Accession Number:
1991-115-1
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1991-115-1
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Voltmeter / Ammeter, Type E-1

Manufacturer:
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co., East Pittsburgh, PA  Search this
Materials:
Cardboard
Paper
Non-Magnetic Metal
Adhesive
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 10.2 × 9.8 × 7.6cm (4 × 3 7/8 × 3 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Cole H. Morrow.
Inventory Number:
A20000600001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20000600001

Box, Voltmeter / Ammeter, Type B-1

Manufacturer:
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co., East Pittsburgh, PA  Search this
Materials:
Cardboard
Paper
Ink
Cloth Tape
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D: 9.8 × 10.2 × 9.5cm (3 7/8 × 4 × 3 3/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Cole H. Morrow.
Inventory Number:
A20000601001
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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edanmdm:nasm_A20000601001

Dynamotor Unit, Radio Receiver, Type PE-86-J

Manufacturer:
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co., East Pittsburgh, PA  Search this
Materials:
Steel
Aluminum
Paint
Cotton
Micarta
Ink
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D: 13.7 x 8.6 x 14.9cm (5 3/8 x 3 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Power Supplies
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Cole H. Morrow.
Inventory Number:
A20000595000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20000595000

Voltmeter / Ammeter, Type E-1

Manufacturer:
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co., East Pittsburgh, PA  Search this
Materials:
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy (Possibly Aluminium Alloy)
Glass
Steel
Paint
Unknown Coating
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter x Depth): 8.3 × 5.1cm (3 1/4 in. × 2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Cole H. Morrow.
Inventory Number:
A20000600000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20000600000

Voltmeter / Ammeter, Type B-1

Manufacturer:
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co., East Pittsburgh, PA  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Paint
Glass
Steel
Paper
Adhesive
Plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 8.3 × 5.4cm (3 1/4 × 2 1/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Cole H. Morrow.
Inventory Number:
A20000601000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20000601000

Transmitter, Radio Range, TVC

Manufacturer:
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co., East Pittsburgh, PA  Search this
Dimensions:
3-D: 162.6 x 91.4 x 190.5cm (64 x 36 x 75 in.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Electronic/Satellite Navigation
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19730879000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19730879000
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