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Big Ben Chime

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Office of:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
Westclox, American, founded 1936  Search this
Medium:
Enamelled metal, brass, blued steel (hands), printed paper
Dimensions:
14 x 13 x 7 cm (5 1/2 x 5 1/8 x 2 3/4 in.)
Type:
timepieces & measuring devices
Decorative Arts
Alarm Clock
Object Name:
Alarm Clock
Manufactured in:
LaSalle, Illinois, USA
Designed in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
ca. 1944
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry Dreyfuss
Accession Number:
1972-88-185
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Agriculture: Machinery & Equipment

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W Printed Material, Graphics
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1969-1970
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Symbol Sourcebook Working Papers Folder 229
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Symbol_Sourcebook_Working_Papers_Folder_229

The Measure of Man (Male and Female)

Designer:
Alvin Tilley, American, 1914–1993  Search this
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Publisher:
Whitney Library of Design, USA  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph
Dimensions:
H x W: 193 x 63.5 cm (6 ft. 4 in. x 25 in.)
Type:
Exhibitions
Posters
Object Name:
Posters
Designed in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1969 (first published 1959)
Credit Line:
Anonymous lender
Accession Number:
s-e-1627
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edanmdm:chndm_s-e-1627

Humanscale: Measurements of 2.5, 50, and 97.5 Percentile U.S. Females

Designer:
Niels Diffrient, American, 1928–2013  Search this
Alvin R. Tilley, American, 1914–1993  Search this
Joan C. Bardagjy  Search this
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
David Harman  Search this
Publisher:
MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA  Search this
Dimensions:
Variable
Type:
Exhibitions
Wall graphic
Object Name:
Wall graphic
Designed in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1974–1981
Credit Line:
Anonymous lender
Accession Number:
s-e-1649
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edanmdm:chndm_s-e-1649

Honeywell CT87K Round Heat-Only Manual Thermostat

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
Honeywell, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, founded 1906  Search this
Medium:
Plastic, mechanical and electrical components, lithium battery, mercury-free thermostat
Dimensions:
H x diam.: 4.5 x 8 cm (1 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.)
Type:
appliances & tools
Exhibitions
Thermostat
Object Name:
Thermostat
Manufactured in:
Golden Valley, Minnesota, USA
Designed in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
current production model based on design introduced in 1953
Credit Line:
Purchased from manufacturer
Accession Number:
s-e-1674
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Edison Electric Institute: Electric Transmission Structures 1 of 2

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W Blueprint, Photograph
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1963-1967
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Industrial Design Client Work Folder 038
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edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Industrial_Design_Client_Work__Folder_038

Edison Electric Institute: Electric Transmission Structures 2 of 2

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W Photograph, Photographic Negative, 35 mm transparencies, Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1968-1969
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Industrial Design Client Work Folder 039
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edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Industrial_Design_Client_Work__Folder_039

Hyster Company: Compactor, Lift Truck, Trademark

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W, Color (slides, magazine and logo) Photograph, 35mm Transparency, Graphic, Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1963 - 1968
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Industrial Design Client Work Folder 062
Restrictions & Rights:
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4cfb46cc4-95c4-4e62-985a-86949d68c3d4
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edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Industrial_Design_Client_Work__Folder_062

Design for a Radio

Office of:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Client:
Radio Corporation of America, American, founded 1919  Search this
Medium:
Brush and gouache on illustration board
Dimensions:
H x W: 35.6 × 50.2 cm (14 in. × 19 3/4 in.)
H x W (Mat): 43.8 × 58.4 cm (17 1/4 in. × 23 in.)
Mat: 55.9 × 71.1 cm (22 × 28 in.)
Type:
appliances & tools
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1946
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund
Accession Number:
2017-1-3
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4bb3b925a-a6bd-42fb-bd83-c8bb9a3a9643
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edanmdm:chndm_2017-1-3
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Sculptura Telephone from the Design Line Series

Manufacturer:
Western Electric Manufacturing Company, USA, founded 1881  Search this
AT&T  Search this
Designer:
Donald M. Genaro, American, b. 1932  Search this
Office of:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Thermoplastic, electronic components
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 20 × 22.9 × 10.5 cm (7 7/8 in. × 9 in. × 4 1/8 in.)
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
telephone
Object Name:
telephone
Manufactured in:
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Date:
ca. 1974
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald M. Genaro
Accession Number:
2018-40-1
Restrictions & Rights:
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Model 500

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Client:
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Firm:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
Western Electric Manufacturing Company, USA, founded 1881  Search this
Medium:
Molded plastic, metal, rubber
Dimensions:
H x W x D (not including cord): 12.3 x 21 x 22.7 cm (4 13/16 x 8 1/4 x 8 15/16 in.)
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Telephone
Object Name:
Telephone
Manufactured in:
USA
Date:
Designed 1953, this example ca. 1980
Credit Line:
Transfer from Exhibitions Department
Accession Number:
2009-50-1-a/c
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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:
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edanmdm:chndm_2015-43-1-a_b
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Big Button Deluxe

Designer:
John McGarvey, American  Search this
Michael Zambelli  Search this
David Stowers  Search this
Jonathan Marks  Search this
Engineer:
Paul Straub  Search this
Firm:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
AT&T Global Information Systems  Search this
Medium:
Plastic
Dimensions:
7.5 x 18.8 x 21.5 cm (2 15/16 x 7 3/8 x 8 7/16 in.)
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Telephone
Object Name:
Telephone
Manufactured in:
USA
Date:
1993
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry Dreyfuss Associates
Accession Number:
1997-178-1
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:chndm_1997-178-1
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Model 8X681

Manufacturer:
Radio Corporation of America, American, founded 1919  Search this
Office of:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
plastic, cast brass, chrome
Dimensions:
20.00 x 32.00 x 20.50 cm (7 7/8 x 12 5/8 x 8 1/16 in. )
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
radio
Object Name:
radio
Manufactured in:
Bloomington, Indiana, USA
Date:
1948
Credit Line:
Gift of Anonymous Donor
Accession Number:
1996-72-1
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:chndm_1996-72-1
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T-86 Round

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Office of:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
Honeywell, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, founded 1906  Search this
Medium:
metal, plastic
Dimensions:
H x diam.: 4.5 x 8 cm (1 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.)
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
thermostat
Object Name:
thermostat
Manufactured in:
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Designed in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1953
Credit Line:
Gift of Honeywell Inc.
Accession Number:
1994-37-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright Notice:
®The circular design thermostat is a registered trademark of Honeywell Inc.
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Signature Princess

After:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
AT&T Global Information Systems  Search this
Medium:
Compression-molded abs plastic, metal, electronic components
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10.5 x 21.5 x 10 cm (4 1/8 x 8 7/16 x 3 15/16 in.)
Type:
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Telephone
Object Name:
Telephone
Manufactured in:
Shreveport, Louisiana, USA
Date:
1993
Credit Line:
Gift of AT&T
Accession Number:
1994-50-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright Notice:
Signature Princess ® Registered Trademark of AT&T
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Design for a Shoe, for Delman Shoe Company, New York City

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Office of:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Client:
Delman Shoe Company  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink, brush and green watercolor, graphite on illustration board
Dimensions:
10.2 x 19.1 cm (4 in. x 7 1/2 in.)
Type:
costume & accessories
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
ca. 1929
Credit Line:
Gift of Katherine Goldsmith
Accession Number:
1993-19-1
Restrictions & Rights:
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Design for a Shoe, for Delman Shoe Company, New York City

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Office of:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Brush and black, gray wash, pen and black ink, graphite on paper mounted on cardboard, metal clasp
Dimensions:
19.8 x 19.3 cm (7 13/16 x 7 5/8 in.), irregular
Type:
costume & accessories
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1929
Credit Line:
Gift of Katherine Goldsmith
Accession Number:
1993-19-2
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:chndm_1993-19-2

Design for a Shoe, for Delman Shoe Company, New York City

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Office of:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Client:
Delman Shoe Company  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink, brush and wash, green watercolor on illustration board
Dimensions:
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14 in.)
Type:
industrial design
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
ca. 1929
Credit Line:
Gift of Katherine Goldsmith
Accession Number:
1993-19-3
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:chndm_1993-19-3
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Drawing

Designer:
Roland Stickney, American, 1892 - 1975  Search this
Firm:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Brush and gouache, pen and white ink, graphite on illustration board
Dimensions:
48.4 × 60.7 cm (19 1/16 × 23 7/8 in.)
Type:
furniture
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Credit Line:
Gift of John Bruce
Accession Number:
1993-65-10
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:chndm_1993-65-10

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