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Curatorial Correspondence, 1965-2003

Catalog Data

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Office of the History of Technology  Search this
Subject:
Worthington, William E. 1948-  Search this
Vogel, Robert M  Search this
Battison, Edwin A  Search this
Stephens, Carlene E. 1949-  Search this
Mayr, Otto  Search this
Post, Robert C  Search this
Noble, David F (David Franklin) 1935-  Search this
Physical description:
3 cu. ft. processed holdings
2 cu. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Date:
1965
1965-1986
1965-2003
Category:
Series Level Description
Notes:
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Organization:
Alphabetic and chronologic
Summary:
Consists of correspondence documenting curatorial research and activities in the Division of the History of Technology and its predecessors, the Division of Engineering and Industry and the Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering. Curators represented in these materials include Robert M. Vogel, Assistant Curator of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, 1958-1961, Associate Curator, 1962-1966, Curator, 1967-1985, and Curator of Engineering and Industry, 1986-1988; Edwin A. Battison, Associate Curator of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, 1958-1969, Curator, 1970-1977, and Research Associate of Mechanisms, 1978-1980; Carlene E. Stephens, Museum Technician of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, 1974-1977, Museum Specialist, 1977-1983, Curator of Mechanisms, 1984-1985; and Curator of Engineering and Industry, 1986- ; Otto Mayr, Curator of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, 1970-1977, and Curator of Mechanisms, 1978-1984; Robert C. Post, Museum Specialist, Mechanical and Civil Engineering, 1973-1974; William E. Worthington, Jr., Museum Specialist, 1977-2003; and David F. Noble, Curator of Mechanisms, 1983-1985.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Engineering--History  Search this
Industries--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00536
See more items in:
Curatorial Correspondence 1965-2003 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Office of the History of Technology]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219693