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Hot Spots of Invention: People, Places and Spaces Symposium Documentation

Speaker:
Hounshell, David A.  Search this
Karagon, Robert  Search this
Israel, Paul  Search this
Lintelman, Ryan  Search this
Leslie, Stuart William  Search this
Willson, Bryan  Search this
Rhees, David J.  Search this
Parkinson, Bradford W.  Search this
Ott, Katherine  Search this
Berlin, Leslie  Search this
Bowers, Dwight Blocker  Search this
Performer:
Fitzgerald, John  Search this
Murray, Jonathan  Search this
Moderator:
Brodie, Jeffrey L.  Search this
Molella, Arthur P., 1944-  Search this
Creator:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.  Search this
Interviewer:
Kimery, Kennith  Search this
Interviewee:
Belli, Remo  Search this
Names:
Hot Spots of Invention: People, Places, and Spaces (Washington, D.C.: Nov. 6-7, 2009)  Search this
Extent:
0.25 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiotapes
Digital audio tapes
Compact discs
Date:
2009
Scope and Contents:
The collection documents, through audio and video footage, a symposium held Nov. 6-7, 2009, in the National Museum of American History. The theme of the symposium was the historical interplay of people, places, resources, and ideas in shaping inventors' work.

CD 1=Spark!lab Drums

CD 2= Flag Hall Drum Circle

CD 3= Speakers and Events

CD 4= Reception and Keynote (#23802-#23819)

CD 5= Reception and Keynote? (#23820-#23834 or 23846?)
Arrangement:
Divided into 4 series: Series 1, Reference Copies (7 Audio CDs); Series 2, Master Copies (8 Audio CDs); Series 3, Original Copies (5 Audio DAT tapes); Series 4, Supplemental Documentation.
Biographical / Historical:
The Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation was founded in 1995 at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History through a generous gift from the Lemelson Foundation. The Lemelson Center's mission is to document, interpret, and disseminate information about invention and innovation, to encourage inventive creativity in young people, and to foster an appreciation for the central role of invention and innovation in the history of the United States.
Provenance:
Created for the Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation in 2009.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access to reference videos and audios on site by appointment. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
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.
Topic:
Inventions  Search this
Inventors  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes -- 2000-2010
Digital audio tapes
Compact discs
Citation:
Hot Spots of Invention: People, Places and Spaces Symposium Documentation, 2009, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1188
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1188

Hounshell, David A

Collection Creator:
Kranzberg, Melvin, Dr., 1917-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 121, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Collection stored off-site. Contact repository for details.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Melvin Kranzberg Papers, 1934-1988, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Melvin Kranzberg Papers
Melvin Kranzberg Papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0266-ref1844

Science and corporate strategy : Du Pont R&D, 1902-1980 / David A. Hounshell, John K. Smith

Author:
Hounshell, David A  Search this
Smith, John K (John Kenly) 1951-  Search this
Subject:
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company History  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 756 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1988
Topic:
Chemical industry--History  Search this
Research, Industrial--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_355463

The History of American technology : exhilaration or discontent? / papers by Brooke Hindle and Carroll W. Pursell, Jr., with a commentary by Stuart W. Leslie ; edited by David A. Hounshell

Author:
Hindle, Brooke 1918-  Search this
Pursell, Carroll W  Search this
Leslie, Stuart W  Search this
Hounshell, David A  Search this
Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation  Search this
Hagley Museum and Library  Search this
Physical description:
33 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1984
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Technology--History--Historiography  Search this
Call number:
T21 .H673
T21.H673
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_186584

From the American system to mass production, 1800-1932 : the development of manufacturing technology in the United States / David A. Hounshell

Author:
Hounshell, David A  Search this
Physical description:
xxi, 411 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
1984
©1984
Topic:
Mass production--History  Search this
Call number:
TS149.H68 1983X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_188686

Manuscripts in U. S. depositories relating to the history of electrical science and technology

Author:
Hounshell, David A  Search this
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology Division of Electricity and Nuclear Energy  Search this
Physical description:
115 p
Type:
Bibliography
Catalogs
Date:
1973
[1973]
Topic:
Electrical engineering--History  Search this
Electricity--History  Search this
Manuscripts  Search this
Codicology  Search this
Call number:
Z5831 .H83
Z5831.H83
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_55799

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