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[Trade catalogs from Century Electric Co.]

Variant company name:
"Modern American Home"  Search this
Company Name:
Century Electric Co.  Search this
Notes content:
ceiling and oscillating fans
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Appliances (household)  Search this
Topic:
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10160
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10160

[Trade catalogs from General Electric]

Variant company name:
a/k/a GE ; Jane's office ; WWII; Modern American home  Search this
Company Name:
General Electric  Search this
Notes content:
refrigerators, electric motors for farms, appliances, lighting, war production, War Projects Committee
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
9 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Schenectady, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Appliances (household)  Search this
Topic:
Candles  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10228
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10228

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Object Name:
Main Frame
telephone component
Other Terms:
Main Frame; Telephones
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN81541U02
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_710685

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Object Name:
Manhole Cover
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN81550U01
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-5227-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_710803

Relief map of North Atlantic cable routes

Measurements:
overall: 30 in x 48 in x 8 in; 76.2 cm x 121.92 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
map
map, topographical
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.332515
Catalog number:
332515
Accession number:
294351
Collector/donor number:
100-338
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Western Electric type 211-A triode

Maker:
Western Electric  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 2 in; 19.05 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
Electron Tube
vacuum tube
triode
Date made:
ca 1922
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321058
Catalog number:
321058
Accession number:
241556
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Cossor type P1 triode

Maker:
A. C. Cossor, Ltd.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 1 1/4 in; 10.16 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
Electron Tube
triode
Date made:
ca 1922
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321043
Catalog number:
321043
Accession number:
241556
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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British type VR136 vacuum pentode

Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 1 3/8 in; 7.62 cm x 3.4925 cm
Object Name:
pentode
vacuum tube
Date made:
ca 1943
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321045
Catalog number:
321045
Accession number:
241556
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_701349

AEG radio triode

Maker:
Allgemeine Elektricitats-Gesellschaft  Search this
Measurements:
tube: 4 1/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 10.4775 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
Electron Tube, Triode
triode
Other Terms:
Electron Tube, Triode; Electron Tubes
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321034
Catalog number:
321034
Accession number:
241556
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-4a51-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_702084

Air Ministry type MH41 / VR505 vacuum triode

Measurements:
overall: 4 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 11.1125 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
triode
vacuum tube
Other Terms:
Electron Tube; Electron Tubes
Date made:
ca 1935
ca 1935
ca 1935
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321041
Catalog number:
321041
Accession number:
241556
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-20df-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_702159

Air Ministry type VT25 / 10E/7312 radio tube

Associated user:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (box material)
Measurements:
unit: 6 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 16.51 cm x 5.715 cm
box: 8 5/8 in x 4 3/8 in x 4 3/8 in; 21.9075 cm x 11.1125 cm x 11.1125 cm
Object Name:
Electron Tube
vacuum tube
electron tube
Other Terms:
Electron Tube; Electron Tubes
Date made:
ca 1935
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321054
Catalog number:
321054
Accession number:
241556
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-24f7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_702589

Western Electric type 253-A rectifier

Maker:
Western Electric  Search this
Object Name:
rectifier
vacuum tube
Other Terms:
Electron Tube; Electron Tubes
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321056
Catalog number:
321056
Accession number:
241556
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-3293-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_702940

type VU39A / 40 vacuum rectifier

Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in; 11.43 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
rectifier
vacuum tube
Other Terms:
Electron Tube; Electron Tubes
Date made:
ca 1945
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321040
Catalog number:
321040
Accession number:
241556
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-175f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_703148

Tungsram vacuum tube

Maker:
Tungsram  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 9.525 cm x 3.81 cm
overall: 3 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 9.525 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
Electron Tube
vacuum tube
Other Terms:
Electron Tube; Electron Tubes
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321044
Catalog number:
321044
Accession number:
241556
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-505f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_703857

type VR54 vacuum tube

Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 1 1/4 in; 7.62 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
diode
vacuum tube
Other Terms:
Electron Tube; Electron Tubes
Date made:
ca 1940
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321037
Catalog number:
321037
Accession number:
241556
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-322d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_703947

Western Electric type 253-A rectifier

Maker:
Western Electric  Search this
Object Name:
Electron Tube, Diode
rectifier
Other Terms:
Electron Tube, Diode; Electron Tubes
Credit Line:
from Paul G. Watson
ID Number:
EM.324692
Catalog number:
324692
Accession number:
252994
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-24ff-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_705078

Sylvania type VT-25 vacuum triode

Maker:
Sylvania Electric Products Inc.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 2 in; 13.335 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
Electron Tube
vacuum tube
triode
Other Terms:
Electron Tube; Electron Tubes
Date made:
ca 1935
ID Number:
EM.320610
Catalog number:
320610
Accession number:
242373
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1f82-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_701997

Wooden mallet from A. G. Bell

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 21.59 cm x 3.81 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Mallet
Credit Line:
*from Alexander Graham Bell?
ID Number:
EM.320048
Catalog number:
320048
Accession number:
243906
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-305b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_703392
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Western Electric VT-25-A radio tube

Maker:
Western Electric  Search this
Physical Description:
manufactured (overall style)
molded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 2 in; 13.97 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
Vacuum Tube
electron tube
Date made:
ca 1940
Credit Line:
from Hallam E. Mendenhall
ID Number:
1988.0695.32
Catalog number:
1988.0695.32
Accession number:
1988.0695
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-f58c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1050091

type VT-25 radio transmitting tube

Maker:
Raytheon Company  Search this
Measurements:
unit: 5 1/4 in x 2 in; 13.335 cm x 5.08 cm
box: 6 in x 2 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 15.24 cm x 5.715 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Transmitting Tube
vacuum tube
triode
Other Terms:
Transmitting Tube; Electron Tubes; Vt-25/210
Date made:
1937
Credit Line:
from Peter N. Borsi
ID Number:
1985.0697.03
Accession number:
1985.0697
Catalog number:
1985.0697.03
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-4553-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_713779

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