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Herbert Aach papers, 1942-1988

Creator:
Aach, Herbert, 1923-1985  Search this
Aach, Herbert, 1923-1985  Search this
Subject:
Genauer, Emily  Search this
Tamayo, Rufino  Search this
Rivers, Larry  Search this
Zoller, Edwin W.  Search this
Ferren, John  Search this
De Kooning, Elaine  Search this
Inter-Society Color Council  Search this
Artist's Technical Research Institute  Search this
American Society for Testing and Materials  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Video recordings
Topic:
Artists' materials  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6708
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208833
AAA_collcode_aachherb
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208833
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Lloyd F. Rader Papers

Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Creator:
Rader, Lloyd Forrest, 1902-1979  Search this
Donor:
Rader, Helen  Search this
Rader, Helen  Search this
Names:
American Society for Testing and Materials  Search this
American Society of Civil Engineers.  Search this
Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn  Search this
University of Wisconsin--Madison  Search this
Extent:
1 Cubic foot (2 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Lecture notes
Resumes
Photographs
Books
Certificates
Clippings
Correspondence
Awards
Date:
1925 - 1980
Summary:
Lloyd F. Rader was born in 1902 in Lincoln, Nebraska. He received his education from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, earning his bachelor, masters, and Ph. D in civil engineering. Rader taught at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, New York and he served as a professor at the University of Wisconsin at Madison for 33 years. The collection includes material about Rader's professional career, honors and awards he received, and articles and textbooks authored or co-authored by Rader about asphalt, concrete, and urban planning.
Scope and Contents:
This collection contains materials related to Lloyd F. Rader's career in civil engineering, including resumes, correspondence, photographs, lecture notes, research papers, honorary memberships in various societies, award certificates, newsletters, clippings, reprints of journal articles written by Rader, periodicals, and books on construction and paving materials.
Arrangement:
This collection is arranged into three series.

Series 1: Biographical, 1954-1980

Series 2: Honors and Awards, 1938-1979

Series 3: Articles and Textbooks, 1925-1979
Biographical / Historical:
Lloyd Forrest Rader was born in Lincoln, Nebraska on October 8, 1902. Rader earned his bachelor degree in 1924, his master's degree in 1925,and his Ph. D. degree in civil engineering in 1938, all from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. He also attended the United States Naval Academy for three years, from 1919 to 1922. Rader worked as a civil engineer for the Pennsylvania State Highway Department and the Nebraska State Highway Department. In 1925, he began teaching as a civil engineering instructor at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. From 1928-1937, Rader served as an Assistant Professor of Civil Engeering at the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, New York and from 1937 to 1940 he served as an Associate Professor. While at the Polytechnic Institute, Rader developed a testing laboratory for highway materials and for soil mechanics and taught undergraduate and graduate coursework. In 1940, Rader joined the staff of the University of Wisconsin at Madison serving as Professor of Civil Engineering in charge of the Division of Highway Engineering and City Planning. During World War II, Rader served as an officer in the Civil Engineering Corps and Sea Bees of the the Navy on active duty for over four years, reaching the rank of Commander.

While at the University of Wisconsin, Rader served on a variety of committees including the Campus Planning Committee and the University Civil Defense Committee. He was also an active member in the Madison, Wisconsn community, serving as the chairman of the Madison Traffic Commission, the chairman of the Madison Civil Defense Commission, the president of the University West End Club and the Madison Technical Club. Rader also was involved in professional engineering societies, including the Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists, the American Society for Testing and Materials, and the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Rader retired from the University of Wisconsin in 1973. He received numerous awards and honors, including the Prevost Hubbard Award from the American Society for Testing and Materials on June 28, 1974. At the age of 77, Rader died on December 23, 1979.
Provenance:
Donated by Helen Rader to the National Museum of American History's Division of Civil and Mechanical Engineering in 1982.
Restrictions:
Collection open for research on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectural property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
City planning  Search this
Pavements  Search this
Asphalt  Search this
Civil engineers  Search this
Concrete -- 1920-1960  Search this
Periodicals  Search this
Civil engineering  Search this
Roads  Search this
Urban planning and environment  Search this
Genre/Form:
Lecture notes
Resumes
Photographs -- 20th century
Books -- 20th century
Books
Certificates
Clippings -- 20th century
Certificates -- 20th century
Correspondence -- 20th century
Awards
Citation:
Lloyd F. Rader Papers, 1925-1980, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0952
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Lloyd F. Rader Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0952

American Society for Testing and Materials recognition

Collection Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Collection Creator:
Rader, Lloyd Forrest, 1902-1979  Search this
Collection Donor:
Rader, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1963
Collection Restrictions:
Collection open for research on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectural property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Lloyd F. Rader Papers, 1925-1980, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Lloyd F. Rader Papers
Lloyd F. Rader Papers / Series 2: Honors and Awards
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0952-ref32

Honorary membership to Committee D04 for American Society for Testing and Materials

Collection Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Collection Creator:
Rader, Lloyd Forrest, 1902-1979  Search this
Collection Donor:
Rader, Helen  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1973
Collection Restrictions:
Collection open for research on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectural property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Lloyd F. Rader Papers, 1925-1980, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Lloyd F. Rader Papers
Lloyd F. Rader Papers / Series 2: Honors and Awards
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0952-ref36

Subject Files

Collection Creator:
Aach, Herbert, 1923-1985  Search this
Extent:
0.6 Linear feet (Box 2)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1942-1984
Scope and Contents note:
Subject files contain letters, notes, and printed material concerning the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), the Artists Technical Research Insitute, Inc. (ATRI), the Color Forum, the International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX), the Inter-Society Color Council (ISCC), New York Bridges, and the "Structure of Color" exhibition at the Whitney Museum. Also included is the book Goethe's Color Theory, which is translated and edited by Aach. The ATRI file contains correspondence between Ralph and Bena Frank Mayer, Ralston Crawford, Rutherford J. Gettens, and others concerning the establishment of ATRI, a copy of the by-laws, technical reports, and minutes of meetings.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Herbert Aach papers, 1942-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.aachherb, Series 7
See more items in:
Herbert Aach papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-aachherb-ref44

American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) Subcommittee D01.57

Collection Creator:
Aach, Herbert, 1923-1985  Search this
Extent:
5 Folders
Container:
Box 2, Folder 10-14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1977- 1982
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Herbert Aach papers, 1942-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Herbert Aach papers
Herbert Aach papers / Series 7: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-aachherb-ref45

Herbert Aach papers

Creator:
Aach, Herbert, 1923-1985  Search this
Names:
American Society for Testing and Materials  Search this
Artist's Technical Research Institute  Search this
Inter-Society Color Council  Search this
De Kooning, Elaine  Search this
Ferren, John, 1905-1970  Search this
Genauer, Emily, 1910-2002  Search this
Rivers, Larry, 1925-2002  Search this
Tamayo, Rufino, 1899-  Search this
Zoller, Edwin W., 1900-1967  Search this
Extent:
2.4 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Video recordings
Date:
1942-1988
Summary:
The papers of New York painter, art instructor and writer Herbert Aach (1923-1985) measure 2.4 linear feet and date from 1942 to 1988. Papers include biographical materials, correspondence, scattered financial and legal records, notes and writings, subject files, a scrapbook, printed materials, photographs, and one videocassette.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of New York painter, art instructor and writer Herbert Aach (1923-1985) measure 2.4 linear feet and date from 1942 to 1988. Papers include biographical materials, correspondence, scattered financial and legal records, notes and writings, subject files, a scrapbook, printed materials, photographs, and one videocassette.

Legal records include materials relating to a lawsuit against Larry Rivers for a lease termination. Letters are from colleagues including Emily Genauer and Edwin W. Zoller regarding exhibitions and other art-related matters and brief letters from Elaine DeKooning, John Ferren, Adolph Gottlieb, and Rufino Tamayo. Subject files are found for many organizations of which Aach was a member, including the American Society for Testing and Materials, the Artists Technical Research Institute, and the Inter-Society Color Council. Printed materials include one scrapbook, clippings, and exhibition catalogs. There is documentation of Aach's work translating and editing Goethe's Color Theory, one 55 minute videocassette entitled Herbert Aach by Albright Knox Gallery, and photographs of Aach and his artwork.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 8 series. Records are generally arranged by material type and chronologically thereafter.

Series 1: Biographical Material, circa 1985 (Box 1; 1 folder)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1949-1988 (Box 1; 0.6 linear feet)

Series 3: Financial Material, 1964-1981 (Box 1; 1 folder)

Series 4: Legal Records, 1951-1986 (Box 1; 0.2 linear feet)

Series 5: Notes, 1961-1984 (Box 1; 6 folders)

Series 6: Writings, 1950-1985(Boxes 1-2; 0.2 linear feet)

Series 7: Subject Files, 1942-1984 (Box 2; 0.6 linear feet)

Series 8: Photographs, 1952-1960 (Box 2; 3 folders)

Series 9: Scrapbook, 1951-1958 (Box 2; 1 folder)

Series 8: Printed Material, 1948-1988 (Boxes 2-3; 0.2 linear feet)

Series 8: Videocassette, 25 April 1975 (Box 3; 1 folder)
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, art instructor and writer Herbert Aach (1923-1985) worked primarily in New York City. Born in Cologne, Germany, Aach came to the United States in 1939. He taught at the Brooklyn Museum School (1947-1951), Pratt Institute (1966-1969), and at Queens College (1966-1985). In 1971 he was editor and translator of Goethe's Color Theory. Aach was president of the Artists Technical Research Institute, which was founded in 1959 by Bena Frank and Ralph Mayer to conduct scientific and educational research of materials and methods used in the visual arts.
Provenance:
Herbert and Doris Aach donated the papers to the Archives of American Art in 1984 and 1989.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Occupation:
Art teachers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Artists' materials  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Video recordings
Citation:
Herbert Aach papers, 1942-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.aachherb
See more items in:
Herbert Aach papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-aachherb

American Society for Testing and Materials

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Conservation Analytical Laboratory  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 16
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Box 13 contains materials restricted indefinitely; see finding aid; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 576, Smithsonian Institution, Conservation Analytical Laboratory, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0576-refidd1e402

American Society for Testing and Materials Award

Artist:
Joseph E. Renier, born Union Hill, NJ 1887-died New York City 1966  Search this
Founder:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1962
Topic:
Figure male\nude  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Landscape\celestial\sun  Search this
Object\other\torch  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Renier
Object number:
1967.93.46
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78992d9fd-1dae-43ac-9cf6-187bf2e98310
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.93.46

American Society for Testing and Materials

Physical Description:
wood, glass (frame material)
Measurements:
overall: 29.7 cm x 23.4 cm x 1.6 cm; 11 11/16 in x 9 3/16 in x 5/8 in
Object Name:
Certificate
ID Number:
AG.MHI-I-9656 [dup85]
Accession number:
233505
Catalog number:
MHI-I-9656
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-c520-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_865334

Documentation received with the Termatrex, Instruction Guide for the Matthew Coordinate Index, Sets 1 to 17

Maker:
American Society for Testing and Materials  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14.9 cm x 22.4 cm; 5 7/8 in x 8 13/16 in
Object Name:
Pamphlet
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1968
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Smithsonian Institution Conservation Analytical Laboratory
ID Number:
1993.3065.08
Nonaccession number:
1993.3065
Catalog number:
1993.3065.08
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-6225-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_905297

Journal of forensic sciences

Title:
Forensic sciences
Author:
American Academy of Forensic Sciences  Search this
American Society for Testing and Materials  Search this
Physical description:
volumes : illustrations ; 26 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1956
1956-
Topic:
Medical jurisprudence  Search this
Forensic sciences  Search this
Call number:
RA1001 .J864
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_69096

Compilation of ASTM standard definitions

Author:
American Society for Testing and Materials Committee E-8 on Nomenclature and Definitions  Search this
Physical description:
illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Date:
1976
1999
Topic:
Materials  Search this
Testing  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1104729

ASTM dictionary of engineering, science, & technology

Title:
ASTM dictionary of engineering, science, and technology
American Society for Testing and Materials dictionary of engineering, science, & technology
Dictionary of engineering, science, & technology
Author:
ASTM Committee E-2 on Terminology  Search this
Physical description:
volumes : illustrations ; 28 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Date:
2000
Topic:
Materials  Search this
Testing  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1104903

Estuarine invertebrates and fish: sampling design and constraints for long-term measurements of population dynamics

Author:
Haddon, A. Mark  Search this
Hines, Anson H.  Search this
Wiechert, Lynn A.  Search this
Miklas, Joseph J.  Search this
Haddon, Patricia J.  Search this
Boyle, T. P.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1987
Topic:
Animal health  Search this
Environmental sciences  Search this
Coastal ecology  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_30851

Aquatic toxicology and hazard evaluation : proceedings of the first annual Symposium on Aquatic Toxicology : a symposium / sponsored by ASTM Committee E-35 on Pesticides, American Society for Testing and Materials, Memphis, Tenn., 25-26 Oct. 1976 ; F.L. Mayer, J.L. Hamelink, editors

Author:
Symposium on Aquatic Toxicology (1st : 1976 : Memphis, Tenn.)  Search this
Mayer, F. L (Foster Lee) 1942-  Search this
Hamelink, J. L  Search this
ASTM Committee E-35 on Pesticides  Search this
Physical description:
307 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Date:
1977
©1977
Topic:
Aquatic animals--Effect of water pollution on  Search this
Water quality bioassay  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1079484

Annual book of ASTM standards

Title:
Annual book of American Society for Testing and Materials standards
Annual book of A.S.T.M. standards
Annual A.S.T.M. standards
Annual ASTM standards
ASTM standards
Author:
American Society for Testing and Materials  Search this
Physical description:
32 v. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Place:
United States
Date:
1970
2001
C1970-c2001
Topic:
Materials--Standards  Search this
Materials--Testing--Standards  Search this
Call number:
TA401 .A51
TA401 .A51s
TA401.A51
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_78866

Shopping Carts Are Way More Dangerous Than You Might Expect

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 04 Feb 2014 18:20:56 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_100ee313e22b775ced52718c84181d41

Metals & alloys in the unified numbering system

Title:
Metals and alloys in the unified numbering system
Author:
Society of Automotive Engineers  Search this
American Society for Testing and Materials  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 515 pages ; 28 cm
Type:
Notation
Date:
2001
©2001
Topic:
Metals  Search this
Alloys  Search this
Aluminum  Search this
Copper  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1078121

Physical testing of plastics : correlation with end-use performance : a symposium / sponsored by ASTM Committee D-20 on Plastics and Subcommittee D20.10 on Mechanical Properties, American Society for Testing and Materials, Philadelphia, Pa., 20 June, 1979 ; R.E. Evans, editor

Author:
Evans, R. E (Robert E.)  Search this
ASTM Committee D-20 on Plastics  Search this
ASTM Subcommittee D20.10 on Mechanical Properties  Search this
Physical description:
123 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1981
C1981
Topic:
Plastics--Testing  Search this
Call number:
TA455.P5 P345X 1981
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_321273

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