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General Electric Company CDX

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 7 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 19.685 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
tube, x-ray
Credit Line:
Gift of the American College of Radiology
ID Number:
1978.0435.102
Accession number:
1978.0435
Catalog number:
1978.0435.102
Collector/donor number:
2967
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1762631
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General Electric Company

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5185, Frame 403-576
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1934-1951
Scope and Contents note:
(about gifts of cigarettes and radio for Greenland trip; commission to illustrate company calendars)
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Rockwell Kent papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref1543

General Electric Company Mural

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5185, Frame 577-749
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1938-1939
Scope and Contents note:
(correspondence concerning the commission and execution of a mural for GE building in 1939 World's Fair; cost estimates, publicity, contracts)
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Rockwell Kent papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref1545

General Electric Company Space Materials [Lathrop]

Creator:
Lathrop, Paul Alan,, 1921-2002  Search this
Names:
General Electric Company  Search this
Carmichael, Leonard, 1898-1973  Search this
Von Braun, Wernher, 1912-1977  Search this
Extent:
0.69 Cubic feet ((1 box))
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Newspaper clippings
Newsletters
Technical reports
Motion pictures (visual works)
Date:
bulk 1959-1972
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of approximately 0.69 cubic feet of material relating to General Electric's involvement in the U.S. Space Program gathered by General Electric employee Paul A. Lathrop. Materials include newsletters from the company's Missile and Space Vehicle Department as well as other General Electric newsletters; technical reports and publications (including some by Lathrop); news clippings; photographs; and newsletters from the Society of Photographic Instrumentation Engineers. There are 51 photographs in the collection which are a mix of color and black and white. The vast majority of the prints are 8 by 10 inches, although some are slightly smaller. Paul A. Lathrop appears in some of the photographs, and Wernher von Braun appears in one. There are also three photos from an event held at the Smithsonian in 1959 (along with the invitation for the event) which includes images of Smithsonian Institution Secretary Leonard Carmichael. The collection also contains twelve reels of 16mm film. Topics covered in this collection include photographic equipment; Landsat 1 (Erts-A, Erts-1); Nimbus B (18 May 68); Atlas ICBM (SM-65, HGM-16); Thor IRBM (SM-75, PGM-17); Data Sphere (Capsule); and the RVX-2 Reentry Vehicle.
Biographical / Historical:
Paul A. Lathrop was Manager, Electronic Equipment Engineering in the Missile and Space Vehicle Department at General Electric Co.
Provenance:
Bryan Lathrop, Gift, 2016
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Topic:
Attach authorities  Search this
Landsat satellites  Search this
Atlas ICBM  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Newspaper clippings
Newsletters
Technical reports
Motion pictures (visual works)
Citation:
General Electric Company Space Materials [Lathrop], Accession 2016-0049, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.2016.0049
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-2016-0049

General Electric Company, Waldorf Towers Apartment, New York, New York, letter; notes; photograph of floor plan

Collection Creator:
Breuer, Marcel, 1902-  Search this
Container:
Box 33, Reel 5737, Frame 772-776
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1982
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm for this collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Marcel Breuer papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Marcel Breuer papers, 1920-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marcel Breuer papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-breumarc-ref2238

General Electric Company, Chairman's, Office Competition, New York, New York, letter; notes

Collection Creator:
Breuer, Marcel, 1902-  Search this
Container:
Box 33, Reel 5737, Frame 777-781
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1982
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm for this collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Marcel Breuer papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Marcel Breuer papers, 1920-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marcel Breuer papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-breumarc-ref2239

General Electric Company, Corporate Guest, Facility and Helipad, Lewisboro, New York, letter; notes; purchase order

Collection Creator:
Breuer, Marcel, 1902-  Search this
Container:
Box 33, Reel 5737, Frame 782-788
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1982
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm for this collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
The Marcel Breuer papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Marcel Breuer papers, 1920-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marcel Breuer papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-breumarc-ref2240

New American Home Designs

Office of:
General Electric Company, Schenectady, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Type:
poster
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Made in:
USA
Date:
early 20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of General Electric Company through Owen D. Young
Accession Number:
1935-24-31-a
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1935-24-31-a

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Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 28 cm x 10.5 cm; 11 1/32 in x 4 1/8 in
overall: 10 in x 4 in; 25.4 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
rectifier
ID Number:
1978.0435.018
Accession number:
1978.0435
Catalog number:
1978.0435.018
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1762651
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General Electric experimental Hull magnetron

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/4 in x 1 in; 17.145 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
triode
magnetron
Electron Tube
Credit Line:
from General Electric Research Laboratory, thru Albert W. Hull
ID Number:
EM.315143
Catalog number:
315143
Accession number:
217661
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1359100

General Electric early Hull thyratron

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 3 3/4 in; 30.48 cm x 9.525 cm
Object Name:
thyratron
Credit Line:
from General Electric Research Laboratory, thru Albert W. Hull
ID Number:
EM.315144
Catalog number:
315144
Accession number:
217661
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1359101

General Electric “National Mazda” lamp display

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 27 1/2 in x 6 in; 33.02 cm x 69.85 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
sales display
Date made:
ca 1929
Credit Line:
from Pamela Horner
ID Number:
2015.0169.01
Accession number:
2015.0169
Catalog number:
2015.0169.01
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1756804

Thomson-Houston porcelain-based carbon lamp

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 2 3/8 in; 13.335 cm x 6.0325 cm
Object Name:
incandescent lamp
Date made:
ca 1900
Credit Line:
from Pamela Horner
ID Number:
2015.0169.02
Accession number:
2015.0169
Catalog number:
2015.0169.02
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1756805

Thomson-Houston based R-shaped carbon lamp

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 10.795 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
incandescent lamp
Date made:
ca 1905
Credit Line:
from Pamela Horner
ID Number:
2015.0169.05
Accession number:
2015.0169
Catalog number:
2015.0169.05
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1756808

Thomson-Houston based R-shaped carbon lamp

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 10.795 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
incandescent lamp
Date made:
ca 1905
Credit Line:
from Pamela Horner
ID Number:
2015.0169.06
Accession number:
2015.0169
Catalog number:
2015.0169.06
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1756809

General Electric type DRB projection lamp

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 14.605 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
incandescent lamp
Date made:
ca 1975
Credit Line:
from Pamela Horner
ID Number:
2015.0169.28
Accession number:
2015.0169
Catalog number:
2015.0169.28
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1756831

General Electric Mazda C aircraft headlamp

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 7/8 in x 2 3/8 in; 9.8425 cm x 6.0325 cm
Object Name:
incandescent lamp
Date made:
ca 1943
Credit Line:
from Pamela Horner
ID Number:
2015.0169.29
Accession number:
2015.0169
Catalog number:
2015.0169.29
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1756832

General Electric 1000W lamp

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/4 in x 7 in; 33.655 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
incandescent lamp
Date made:
ca 1960
Credit Line:
from Pamela Horner
ID Number:
2015.0169.35
Accession number:
2015.0169
Catalog number:
2015.0169.35
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1756838

SC 7300

Designer:
General Electric Company, Schenectady, New York, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
General Electric Company, Schenectady, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Painted wood, metal, glass, plastic
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Stereo system
Object Name:
Stereo system
Manufactured in:
Decatur, Illinois, USA
Date:
1973
Credit Line:
Gift of Theresa Fitzgerald
Accession Number:
1995-154-1-a/d
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1995-154-1-a_d

Carbon Filament Lamp

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 15 cm x 8.5 cm; 5 29/32 in x 3 11/32 in
Object Name:
incandescent lamp
Date made:
ca 1906
Credit Line:
from General Electric Company
ID Number:
EM.230830
Catalog number:
230830
Accession number:
43304
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Electricity
Electric Lamps
Energy & Power
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_704209
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