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Agency history, 1978-1980

Creator:
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of the History of Technology  Search this
Subject:
Schlebecker, John T  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Extractive Industries  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Photographic History  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Textiles  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Transportation  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of Science and Technology  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.)  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1978
1978-1980
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Historical museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00255
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_222974

The history and philosophy of technology / edited by George Bugliarello and Dean B. Doner ; with an introd. by Melvin Kranzberg

Author:
Symposium on the History and Philosophy of Technology (1973 : Chicago)  Search this
Bugliarello, George  Search this
Doner, Dean B  Search this
University of Illinois at Chicago Circle College of Liberal Arts and Sciences  Search this
University of Illinois at Chicago Circle College of Engineering  Search this
Physical description:
xxxi, 384 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1979
C1979
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Technology--Philosophy  Search this
Call number:
T15 .S96 1973X
T15.S96 1973X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_115382

Geschichte der Naturwissenschaften und der Technik im 19. Jahrhundert; 5. Gespräch der George-Agricola-Gesellschaft. Beiträge von B. Hoppe [et al.] Zusammenfassung der Diskussion von K. Mauel

Author:
Georg-Agricola-Gesellschaft  Search this
Fritz Thyssen-Stiftung  Search this
Fritz Thyssen-Stiftung Forschungsunternehmen "Neunzehntes Jahrhundert."  Search this
Physical description:
257 p. 21 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1969
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Call number:
T19 .G4X
T19.G4X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_119781

The history and sociology of technology : proceedings of the twenty-fourth annual meeting of the Society for the History of Technology, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, October 14-17, 1981 / Donald Hoke, proceedings editor

Author:
Society for the History of Technology Annual Meeting (24th : 1981 : Milwaukee, Wisconsin)  Search this
Hoke, Donald  Search this
Physical description:
355 p. : ill. ; 22 x 29 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1982
C1982
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Technology--Sociological aspects  Search this
Call number:
T14.5 .S67 1981
T14.5.S67 1981
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_252653

Technology and technical sciences in history : proceedings of the ICOHTEC-Symposium, Dresden, 25.-29. August 1986 = Technik und Technikwissenschaften in der Geschichte / edited by Rolf Sonnemann and Klaus Krug

Title:
Technik und Technikwissenschaften in der Geschichte
Author:
Symposium ICOHTEC (12th : 1986 : Dresden, Germany)  Search this
Sonnemann, Rolf  Search this
Krug, Klaus  Search this
Physical description:
325 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1987
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Call number:
T14.7.S96 1986X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_379272

Technological change : methods and themes in the history of technology / edited by Robert Fox

Author:
Fox, Robert 1938-  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 271 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1996
C1996
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Call number:
T15 .T47 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_512558

Conference on Critical Problems and Research Frontiers in History of Science and History of Technology : [proceedings] : 30 October--3 November 1991, Madison Wisconsin

Author:
Conference on Critical Problems and Research Frontiers in History of Science and History of Technology (1991 : Madison, Wis.)  Search this
Physical description:
482 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1991
1991?]
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
Call number:
Q124.6 .C65 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_523719

Geschichte der Naturwissenschaften und der Technik im 19. Jahrhundert. 8. Gespräch der Georg-Agricola-Gesellschaft. Beiträge von H. Schimank [et al.]

Author:
Georg-Agricola-Gesellschaft  Search this
Physical description:
96 p. illus
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1974
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Call number:
T19 .G34 1974
T19.G34 1974
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_67552

Geschichte der Naturwissenschaften und der Technik im 19. Jahrhundert. 7. Gespräch der Georg-Agricola-Gesellschaft. Beiträge von H. Schimank [et al.]

Author:
Georg-Agricola-Gesellschaft  Search this
Schimank, Hans 1888-  Search this
Fritz Thyssen-Stiftung  Search this
Fritz Thyssen-Stiftung Forschungsunternehmens "Neunzehntes Jahrhundert."  Search this
Physical description:
247 p. illus., ports. 21 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1971
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Call number:
T19 .G42X
T19.G42X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_90309

Curatorial Records, 1847-2020

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Work and Industry  Search this
Subject:
Langley, Harold D  Search this
Lubar, Steven D  Search this
Daniel, Pete  Search this
Jones, Lu Ann  Search this
Mitman, Carl Weaver 1889-  Search this
Taylor, Frank A (Frank Augustus) 1903-2007  Search this
Kendall, Edward C  Search this
Sharrer, G. Terry  Search this
Schlebecker, John T  Search this
Lewton, Frederick L (Frederick Lewis) 1874-1959  Search this
Chapelle, Howard Irving  Search this
Johnson, Paula J. 1954-  Search this
Gilbert, Chester Garfield  Search this
Bishop, Philip W  Search this
Hoffman, John Nathan 1923-  Search this
Houston, Charles O (Charles Orville) 1918-2001  Search this
Wyer, Samuel S. 1879-1955  Search this
Walther, R. G (Robert G.)  Search this
Wessel, Thomas R  Search this
Doyle, Aida M  Search this
Rosson, Mrs. E. W  Search this
Roche, Francis D  Search this
Wright, Helena 1946-  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of the History of Technology  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Industry and Technology  Search this
United States National Museum Department of Arts and Industries  Search this
United States National Museum Section of Transportation and Civil Engineering  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Technology  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Manufactures and Heavy Industries  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Engineering  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Crafts and Industries  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Mineral Technology  Search this
United States National Museum Department of Mineral Technology  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of Science and Technology  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Extractive Industries  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Manufacturing  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Agriculture and Mining  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Agriculture and Forest Products  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Industrial Cooperation  Search this
United States National Museum Section of Organic Chemistry  Search this
United States National Museum Section of Manufacturers  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Textiles  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of Arts and Manufactures  Search this
Physical description:
17 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Brochures
Compact discs
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Color transparencies
Video recordings
Drawings
Illustrations
Phonograph records
Black-and-white negatives
Pamphlets
Electronic records
Electronic mail
Date:
1847
1847-2020
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Military history  Search this
Lectures and lecturing  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Agriculture--History  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Mining engineering  Search this
Mineral industries--History  Search this
Production engineering  Search this
Chemical engineering  Search this
Agriculture machinery  Search this
Forest products  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Speeches, addresses, etc  Search this
Research grants  Search this
Committees  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00390
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Curatorial Records 1847-2020 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Work and Industry]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219965

A century of technology, 1851-1951. Written by specialist authors under the editorship of Percy Dunsheath

Editor:
Dunsheath, Percy 1886-  Search this
Physical description:
346 pages illustrations 22 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1951
19th century
20th century
Topic:
Industrial arts--History  Search this
Industries--History  Search this
Industrial arts  Search this
Industries  Search this
Technology--history  Search this
Call number:
T19.D9X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_242756

Science, technology, and economic growth in the eighteenth century / edited with an introduction by A.E. Musson

Compiler:
Musson, A. E (Albert Edward) 1920-  Search this
Physical description:
211 pages ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Collected Work
Essays
History
Place:
Great Britain
Grande-Bretagne
Date:
1972
18th century
Topic:
Industries--History  Search this
Technological innovations--History  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Innovations  Search this
Sciences  Search this
Industrie  Search this
Industries  Search this
Technological innovations  Search this
Industriële revolutie  Search this
Wetenschap  Search this
Technologie  Search this
Economische groei  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Geschichte--1700-1800  Search this
Industries--Great Britain--History--18th century  Search this
Science--Great Britain--History--18th century  Search this
Technological innovations--Great Britain--History--18th century  Search this
Call number:
HC254.5 .M86X
HC254.5.M86X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_24326

Essays in industry and technology in the eighteenth century : England and France / John Harris

Author:
Harris, J. R (John Raymond) 1923-1997  Search this
Physical description:
x, 223 pages ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
France
Great Britain
Date:
1992
©1992
18th century
Topic:
Technology transfer--Economic aspects--History  Search this
Technological innovations--Economic aspects--History  Search this
Industries--History  Search this
Industries  Search this
Technological innovations--Economic aspects  Search this
Technology transfer--Economic aspects  Search this
Industrie  Search this
Technologie  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
Industriegeschichte  Search this
Technikgeschichte  Search this
Technologietransfer  Search this
Großbritannien  Search this
Frankreich  Search this
Economics  Search this
Call number:
HC280.T4H37 1992X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_447268

Technology at the turning point / edited by William B. Pickett

Author:
Rose-Hulman Bicentennial Conference on American Technology--Past, Present, and Future (Terre Haute, Ind) 1976  Search this
Pickett, William B (William Beatty) 1940-  Search this
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 75 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
United States
Date:
1977
C1977
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Technological forecasting  Search this
Call number:
T21 .R79 1976
T21.R79 1976
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_122422

Technology in early America: needs and opportunities for study. With a directory of artifact collections, by Lucius F. Ellsworth

Author:
Hindle, Brooke  Search this
Ellsworth, Lucius F Directory of artifact collections  Search this
Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 145 p.; 24 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Directories
Place:
United States
Date:
1966
[1966]
Topic:
Technology--Historiography  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
Industrial museums  Search this
Call number:
T21 .H66
T21.H66
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_28684

The technological history, dating and analysis of wallpaper / S.A. Abbink-Spaink

Author:
Abbink-Spaink, S. A  Search this
University of London Institute of Archaeology  Search this
Physical description:
124, [4] leaves, [27] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill
Type:
Microforms
Date:
1984
1976
[1976]
Topic:
Wallpaper  Search this
Call number:
mfc 528n
mfc528n
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_207210

Women in industry and technology from prehistory to the present day : current research and the museum experience : proceedings from the 1994 WHAM conference / edited by Amanda Devonshire and Barbara Wood

Author:
Devonshire, Amanda  Search this
Wood, Barbara 1963-  Search this
WHAM (Organization)  Search this
Museum of London  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 352 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Great Britain
Date:
1996
Topic:
Women in technology--History  Search this
Museums and women  Search this
Women--Employment--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_522775

Physica experimentalis

Author:
Messano, Augustino A  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Ill:
Lucchesini, Ignazio  Search this
Author:
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[340] pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Early works to 1800
Early works
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1773
1774
Topic:
Physics  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 000966 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_177434

Book Collection and Personal Library

Collection Artist:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Extent:
99.8 Linear feet
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1722-1980
Scope and Contents:
Cornell's book collection and personal library includes a range of publications on a wide array of subjects, from art, dance, film, and literature, to science, technology, history, and religion. Numbering over 2500 titles, the books and periodicals often contain annotations, cutouts, and inserted materials by Cornell and occasionally by other members of the Cornell family. Publications of note include "La Femme 100 têtes" by Max Ernst (Paris, 1929), which has a typed letter from Ernst to "Cher Monsieur" and an exhibition catalog, "Twenty-Five Years of Russian Ballet: From the Collection of Serge Lifar," tucked between its covers. The book collection also includes multiple editions of early "Baedeker's" travel guides.
Arrangement:
The book collection and personal library was previously sorted by archives and collection staff. General subject groupings have been identified and listed.
Restrictions:
Contact collection staff for full listing of publications. Rehousing and preservation of publications is still in process, and some materials may not be available for research use.
Collection Rights:
Unpublished materials are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Cornell Study Center collection, 1750-1980, bulk 1930-1972. Joseph Cornell Study Center, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Identifier:
SAAM.JCSC.1, Series 13
See more items in:
Joseph Cornell Study Center Collection
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-saam-jcsc-1-ref4161

Charles H. Land Papers

Source:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Science, Medicine, and Society  Search this
Creator:
Land, Charles H., 1847-1922  Search this
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974  Search this
Former owner:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Science, Medicine, and Society  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box, 1 oversized folder)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Patents
Financial records
Letters (correspondence)
Writings
Sermons
Articles
Date:
1860-1957
Summary:
The collection documents inventor and dentist Charles H. Land and consists of correspondence, financial records, patent records, articles, printed material, writings, sermons and photographs.
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of correspondence, financial records, patent records, articles, printed material, writings, sermons and photographs documenting the inventor and dentist Charles H. Land. The correspondence includes one letter written to Dr. Land, but the majority were written after Dr. Land's death and deal primarily with honors bestowed upon him and the Charles H. Land Museum. Two letters are in German. The financial materials consist of dental fees information and invoices from Baker & Company Gold, Silver and Platinum Refiners and Buffalo Dental Manufacturing Company. The patent records contain United States, Canadian, and French patents issued to Dr. Land. The writings deal exclusively with notes and letters written by Charles H. Land, Jr. in 1957. The notes describe issues surrounding the dental field. The sermons, 1860-1863, have no identified author, but three of the six sermons have titles:A.U. The Memory of a Christian Departed , P.U. Godly Sorrow , andNational Thanksgiving . There are four photographs, two of which show Dr. Land working.
Arrangement:
The collection is divided into eight series.

Series 1, Biographical Materials, 1909-1915

Series 2, Correspondence, 1898-1956

Series 3, Financial Materials, 1872-1891

Series 4, Patent Records, 1877-1914

Subseries 4.1, United States Patents, 1877-1914

Subseries 4.2, Canadian and French Patents, 1887-1894

Series 5, Articles and Printed Materials, 1905-1956

Series 6, Writing of C.H. Land, Jr., 1957

Series 7, Sermons, 1860-1863

Series 8, Photographs, undated
Biographical / Historical:
Charles H. Land (1847-1922) was born in Simcoe, Ontario, Canada. Educated in New York, Land studied dentistry under J.B. Meacham of Canada and from 1864-1866 joined the offices of Drs. Sherwood, Haskell and Allport in Chicago, Illinois. From 1871 until his death in 1922, Land practiced dentistry in Detroit, Michigan. In 1875, he married Evangeline Lodge of Detroit and had two children, Charles H., Jr., and Evangeline. Land originated the "Land System of Dentistry" which included many of his patented processes, especially the adaptation of porcelain to dental restorations. Many of his patents deal with devices to aid porcelain work.
Provenance:
Gift of Charles A. Lindbergh, 1965.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials.
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.
The Division of Science, Medicine and Society transferred the collection to the Archives Center in 2003.
Occupation:
Dentists  Search this
Topic:
Opium  Search this
Inventors -- 19th century  Search this
Inventions -- 19th century  Search this
Dentistry -- History  Search this
Dental technology -- History  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 19th century
Patents
Financial records -- 20th century
Letters (correspondence) -- 1880-1890
Financial records -- 19th century
Letters (correspondence) -- 20th century.
Writings
Sermons
Articles
Citation:
Charles H. Land Papers, dates, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0834
See more items in:
Charles H. Land Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0834

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