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Control Panel, Bell Telephone Laboratories Model 5 Computer

Maker:
Bell Telephone Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
glass (tubes material)
Measurements:
overall: 224 cm x 76 cm x 22 cm; 88 3/16 in x 29 15/16 in x 8 11/16 in
Object Name:
computer component
electromechanical computer component
Place Made:
United States: New Jersey, New Providence, Murray Hill
Date made:
1947
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Bell Telephone Laboratories
ID Number:
1987.0821.01
Accession number:
1987.0821
Catalog number:
1987.0821.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Bell Telephone Laboratories

Collection Creator:
Stanton, Charles Ingram, 1893-1986  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1952-1957
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Charles Ingram Stanton, Sr., Papers, Acc. NASM.1987.0076, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles Ingram Stanton, Sr., Papers
Charles Ingram Stanton, Sr., Papers / Series 1: Professional Life / 1.2: Civilian Career
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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IBM 417110 Punch Card with Bell Telephone Laboratories Logo

Maker:
IBM  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 19 cm x 8.4 cm; 1/32 in x 7 15/32 in x 3 5/16 in
Object Name:
Punch Card
Date made:
ca 1957
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Douglas W. Jones
ID Number:
1996.0142.03
Catalog number:
1996.0142.03
Accession number:
1996.0142
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Computers & Business Machines
Punch Cards
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1dcb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Correspondence, Brooks and Bell Telephone Laboratories Inc., life insurance

Collection Creator:
Brooks, Arthur Raymond, 1895-1991  Search this
Container:
Box 15, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1967-1970
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection, NASM.1989.0104, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection
Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection / Series 2: Personal Materials / 2.2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
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JTC E-7583 1967 Punch Cards with Bell Telephone Laboratories Logo

Maker:
Jersey Tab Card Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 19 cm x 8.4 cm; 1/32 in x 7 15/32 in x 3 5/16 in
Object Name:
Punch Cards, Group Of 2
Date made:
ca 1967
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Douglas W. Jones
ID Number:
1996.0142.04
Catalog number:
1996.0142.04
Accession number:
1996.0142
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Computers & Business Machines
Punch Cards
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1dcc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Blueprint, Radio Equipment for New 50 Passenger Airplanes, Bell Telephone Laboratories, Inc.

Collection Creator:
Brooks, Arthur Raymond, 1895-1991  Search this
Container:
Box 28, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1933
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection, NASM.1989.0104, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection
Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection / Series 2: Personal Materials / 2.11: Oversized materials
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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FX 6007 The Science of Sound, produced by the Bell Telephone Laboratories, Inc.

Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1958-1962
Scope and Contents note:
Record labels, cover reproductions, correspondence, liner notes (draft), liner notes (final), record reviews
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at rinzlerarchives@si.edu or (202) 633-7322 for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, File Asch_02_025_021
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 2: Folkways Production / 2.1: Production Files
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Certificates, U.S. Army Air Service promotions for Brooks and from Bell Telephone Laboratories, Inc., contribution to war effort

Collection Creator:
Brooks, Arthur Raymond, 1895-1991  Search this
Container:
Box 28, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1918-circa 1945
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection, NASM.1989.0104, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection
Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection / Series 2: Personal Materials / 2.11: Oversized materials
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg27df4affb-f35c-49d9-bb86-a5d2ecf8ad6b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1989-0104-ref568

Model, Communications Satellite, Telstar

Manufacturer:
Bell Telephone Laboratories  Search this
Materials:
Resin
Plastic
Aluminum
Copper Alloy
Paint
Adhesive
Steel
Dimensions:
Overall: 35.6 x 30.5cm (14 x 12 in.)
Storage: 40.6 x 40.6 x 40.6cm (16 x 16 x 16 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Unmanned Spacecraft & Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of David Kosakoff
Inventory Number:
A19820211000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e62897a1-ad6c-4126-8660-d0978e9731a0
EDAN-URL:
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Transistor Samples

Maker:
Bell Telephone Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
metal (overall material)
felt (overall material)
germanium (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 2 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 2.54 cm x 6.35 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
transistor
Date made:
ca 1948
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
from Gordon Hull, Jr.
ID Number:
2003.0231.17
Accession number:
2003.0231
Catalog number:
2003.0231.17
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Work and Industry: Electricity
American Enterprise
Energy & Power
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-f8a5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Set of 3 Bell type A1768 Transistors

Maker:
Bell Telephone Laboratories  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x .75 cm; 25/32 in x 9/32 in
Object Name:
Transistor
Date made:
1949
Credit Line:
from William D. Hibbard Jr.
ID Number:
2001.0208.06
Catalog number:
2001.0208.06
Accession number:
2001.0208
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-7832-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_995356

Communications for Tomorrow: Line Crew Placing a New Cable

Artist:
Harry Sternberg, American, 1904–2001  Search this
For:
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Medium:
Etching and aquatint in black ink on paper
Dimensions:
Platemark: 17.2 × 15 cm (6 3/4 × 5 7/8 in.)
Sheet: 28.5 × 24 cm (11 1/4 × 9 7/16 in.)
Type:
figures
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
USA
Date:
1955
Credit Line:
Gift of Judson S. Bradley
Accession Number:
1955-40-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4b854ad39-b1fd-42b1-843c-784476f3a1cb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1955-40-2

Voice with a Smile, Operators at a D.S.A. Switchboard

Artist:
Federico Castellon, American, b. Spain, 1914–1971  Search this
For:
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Medium:
Etching in black ink on paper
Dimensions:
Platemark: 17.6 × 14.8 cm (6 15/16 × 5 13/16 in.)
Sheet: 31 × 25.2 cm (12 3/16 × 9 15/16 in.)
Type:
figures
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
USA
Date:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Judson S. Bradley
Accession Number:
1954-142-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq40f2500e0-cacc-485f-9ee7-2db5c1ba3656
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1954-142-1

Design for Telephone Booth

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Client:
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Medium:
Chalk, graphite, color pencil on yellow tracing paper
Dimensions:
42.5 × 35.2 cm (16 3/4 × 13 7/8 in.)
Type:
industrial design
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1950–60
Credit Line:
Gift of John Bruce
Accession Number:
1993-65-24
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq49c65d83b-7f2d-4db8-b776-891f9c3a8cd6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-65-24
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Hunsaker, Jerome C., A Survey Of Air Transport And Its Communication Problems, Bell Telephone Laboratories [Original document in Flat Box No. 28]

Collection Creator:
Hunsaker, Jerome Clarke, 1886-1984  Search this
Container:
Box 27, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
July 1, 1927
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Jerome Clarke Hunsaker Papers, NASM.XXXX.0001, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jerome Clarke Hunsaker Papers
Jerome Clarke Hunsaker Papers / Series 2: Civilian Career / 2.2: Hunsaker Publications
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg264fcdd9a-cda4-439b-87b5-76308e79e78f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0001-ref107

Accounting Operations: People and Diversified Equipment

Artist:
Carl Max Schultheiss, American, 1885 - 1961  Search this
For:
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Medium:
Etching in black ink on paper
Dimensions:
Platemark: 17.4 × 15.1 cm (6 7/8 × 5 15/16 in.)
Sheet: 29.5 × 25.2 cm (11 5/8 × 9 15/16 in.)
Type:
figures
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
USA
Date:
1955
Credit Line:
Gift of Judson S. Bradley
Accession Number:
1955-40-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e1fb7545-a4c5-4fc1-95ea-7f91dc6d11f6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1955-40-1

Behind the Scenes: Service Representatives in a Business Office

Artist:
Douglas Warner Gorsline, American, 1913–1985  Search this
For:
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Medium:
Etching in black ink on paper
Dimensions:
Platemark: 17.6 × 15.4 cm (6 15/16 × 6 1/16 in.)
Sheet: 30.7 × 25.1 cm (12 1/16 × 9 7/8 in.)
Type:
figures
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
USA
Date:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Judson S. Bradley
Accession Number:
1954-83-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e9ff49b2-59c5-4d39-a779-c528b334af9f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1954-83-1

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
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9.8 x 21 x 9 cm (3 7/8 x 8 1/4 x 3 9/16 in.)
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
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4424955fe-f815-4404-920a-38d985e0df0e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1990-1-1

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
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8.6 × 23 × 7.6 cm (3 3/8 in. × 9 1/16 in. × 3 in.)
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-a,b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4f271185e-48b2-4251-8f68-cfd2fed4f364
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2015-43-1-a_b
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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
Dimensions:
8.5 x 23 x 7.6 cm (3 3/8 x 9 1/16 x 3 in.)
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
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq431766125-0d7e-4b8e-bc1b-6c17b78d5f40
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1991-115-1
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