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Bethlehem Steel Project National Museum of Industrial History, 1997-1998

Container:
Box 4 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2017; Transferring office; 3/27/1996 memorandum, Johnstone to Nicastro; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 03-087, National Museum of American History. Office of the Associate Director for Management and Museum Services, Budget Records
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Budget Records
Budget Records / Box 4
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa03-087-refidd1e1385

The world of the Industrial Revolution comparative and international aspects of industrialization : essays from the Lowell Conference on Industrial History, 1984 edited by Robert Weible

Author:
Lowell Conference on Industrial History (1984)  Search this
Weible, Robert  Search this
Physical description:
177 pages illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Date:
1986
Topic:
Industrial revolution  Search this
Industrial revolution--Congresses  Search this
Call number:
HD2321.L69 1984X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_336913

"The Fine Arts in America: Images of Labor from 1800 to 1950." Lowell Conference on Industrial History

Collection Creator:
Hills, Patricia  Search this
Container:
Box 20, Folder 36
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1984-1985
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate 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.
Writings by Patricia Hills: The donor has retained all intellectual rights, including copyright, that she may own.
Collection Citation:
Patricia Hills Papers, circa 1900-2019, bulk 1968-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Patricia Hills papers
Patricia Hills papers / Series 8: Writings / 8.1: Essays, Articles, and Book Chapters
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c0384b82-babc-49c3-ad84-62bbdba99fec
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-hillspat-ref616

Linde-Wolf Steam-Driven, Ammonia, Refrigeration Compressor, 1884

Physical Description:
paper (wrapping material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 5/8 in x 3 7/8 in x 3 7/8 in; 21.9075 cm x 9.8425 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
Linde-Wolf ammonia compressor
compressor, refrigeration, ammonia, steam driven
Credit Line:
Gift of Allegheny Beverage Corporation, American Brewery Division
ID Number:
MC.328660
Catalog number:
328660
Accession number:
274467
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8ed3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847262
Online Media:

Using Digital Resources to Integrate Asian Pacific American Experiences in the Classroom

Creator:
Smithsonian Education  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-05-23T00:14:13.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianEducation
Data Source:
Smithsonian Education
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianEducation
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_UBfleABrMro

Napier Lion W-12 Engine

Designer:
A. J. Rowledge  Search this
Manufacturer:
Napier Aero Engines Ltd.  Search this
Dimensions:
Length 125.7 cm (49.5 in.), Width 106.4 cm (41.9 in.), Height 91.4 cm (36.0 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Date:
1918
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy, Naval Supply Center, Cheatham Annex, Williamsburg, Virginia.
Inventory Number:
A19731568000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9f904bc99-9c9a-4a9e-8a25-fa7a6b83cee5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19731568000
Online Media:

Stoneware Oyster Storage Jar

Maker:
Commeraw, Thomas  Search this
Physical Description:
stoneware (overall stoneware)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/8 in x 3 3/4 in; 13.0175 cm x 9.525 cm
Object Name:
oyster jar
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1800-1803
Subject:
African American  Search this
African American History  Search this
Credit Line:
Vendor: Jeff and Holly Noordsy Art and Antiques, Inc.
ID Number:
2015.0339.01
Catalog number:
2015.0339.01
Accession number:
2015.0339
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Industry & Manufacturing
Cultures & Communities
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-44dc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1803020
Online Media:

Set of Drawing Instruments

Physical Description:
german silver (overall material)
steel (overall material)
brass (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
leather (overall material)
cloth (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.5 cm x 24 cm x 15.7 cm; 31/32 in x 9 7/16 in x 6 3/16 in
Object Name:
drawing instruments, set of
Date made:
early 20th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Elyssa and Michael Hillman
ID Number:
1979.0420.01
Catalog number:
1979.0420.01
Accession number:
1979.0420
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Drawing Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-6d1c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1122194
Online Media:

Napier Sabre IIA Horizontally-Opposed 24 Engine

Manufacturer:
Napier Aero Engines Ltd.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, Steel, Paint, Preservative coating, Rubber, Stainless steel, Brass, Wood, Copper
Dimensions:
Height 129.8 cm (51.1 in.), Width 101.6 cm (40 in.), Depth 206 cm (81.1 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Date:
Circa World War II
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19670111000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9a0e0a639-de8e-45b6-8dac-f8b120c67536
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19670111000
Online Media:

Kudos Affiliates!! April 2022

Creator:
Smithsonian Affiliates  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 22 Mar 2022 14:30:08 +0000
Topic:
Exhibition  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Affiliations
Data Source:
Smithsonian Affiliates
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_66bca15b2ee3705a50ce9a84bb4e6387

Lionel Canenoff (Canenauve?)

Collection Creator:
Plastics Pioneers Association  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Disk Reference CD 3-CD 4
Type:
Archival materials
Audio
Scope and Contents:
Standard Tool Company of Leominster, MA, president and treasurer -die production in the plastics industry, history of Leominster MA, early use of injection molding machines.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Copyright status unknown. No releases exist. Collecion items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply.
Collection Citation:
[Plastic Pioneers Association Interviews, September 18-20, 1968], Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, Tape number x.
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Plastic Pioneers Association Interviews
Plastic Pioneers Association Interviews / Plastic Pioneer Association Interviews - Reel 2, Side 1
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8caac33e1-d576-40b2-9db3-c7ca775a7d04
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1235-ref552

[Trade catalogs from Ames Shovel and Tool Co.]

Variant company name:
Boston, MA  Search this
Company Name:
Ames Shovel and Tool Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Ames Co.  Search this
Notes content:
"The Ames Collection," a brochure by Stonehill Industrial History Center (Easton, MA) ; Ames shovels
Includes:
Trade catalog
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
North Easton, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Topic:
Hardware  Search this
Tools  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_36172
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_36172

[Trade catalogs from Tanners' Council of America]

Company Name:
Tanners' Council of America  Search this
Related companies:
Calf Leather Div. ; Tanners Council Research Laboratory ; Tanners' Hide Bureau  Search this
Notes content:
standards for the leather and tanning industry ; history of leather
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
11 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Leather products; tanning and equestrian supplies  Search this
Topic:
Leather industry and trade  Search this
Tanning  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_24802
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_24802

Selling an Image: Views of Lowell, 1825-1876

Author:
Wright, Helena E.  Search this
Weible, Robert  Search this
Walsh, Francis R.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1989
Topic:
American History  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_102231

From dits to bits a personal history of the electronic computer Herman Lukoff

Author:
Lukoff, Herman  Search this
Subject:
Moore School of Electrical Engineering  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 219 pages illustrations 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
History
Biografie
Place:
United States
Date:
1979
Topic:
Computers--History  Search this
Computer engineers  Search this
Computer industry--History  Search this
Computer industry  Search this
Computers  Search this
Call number:
QA76.5 .L85 1979
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1116184

Shoddy from devil's dust to the renaissance of rags Hanna Rose Shell

Author:
Shell, Hanna Rose  Search this
Physical description:
236 pages, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates illustrations, maps 21 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
England
United States
Date:
2020
19th century
Topic:
Wool fabrics--History  Search this
Textile industry--History  Search this
Recycled products--History  Search this
Used clothing industry--History  Search this
Recycled products  Search this
Textile industry  Search this
Used clothing industry  Search this
Wool fabrics  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1153445

Hermès and craft fetishism / Kira Faiman

Author:
Faiman, Kira  Search this
Subject:
Hermès (Firm : Paris, France) History  Search this
Physical description:
i, 102 leaves ; 28 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Theses
Place:
France
Date:
2016
Topic:
Luxury goods industry--History  Search this
Luxury goods industry--Social aspects  Search this
Artisans  Search this
Affluent consumers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1069896

Engine, Napier Lion W-12

Manufacturer:
Napier Aero Engines Ltd.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum
Steel
Paint
Rubber
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
Length 167.6 cm (66 in.), Width 121.9 cm (48 in.), Height 109.2 cm (43in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Date:
Circa 1919
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
Inventory Number:
A19610134000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e7a0916a-4a0c-4c95-8be7-fa514ed3b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19610134000

Sado kin-ginzan emaki emaki ga kataru kōzanshi Sado-shi, Niigata-ken Kyōiku Iinkai hen = Sado gold and silver mine picture scroll / Sado City and Niigata Prefectural Board of Education

Title:
佐渡金銀山絵卷 : 絵卷が語る鉱山史 / 佐渡市, 新潟県教育委員会編 = Sado gold and silver mine picture scroll / Sado City & Niigata Prefectural Board of Education
Sado gold and silver mine picture scroll
Author:
Sado-shi (Japan)  Search this
Niigata-ken Kyōiku Iinkai  Search this
Physical description:
32 pages of plates, 258 pages illustrations (some color) 30 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Japan
Sado-shi
Date:
2013
Topic:
Gold mines and mining--History  Search this
Gold mines and mining  Search this
Silver industry--History  Search this
Mines and mineral resources--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1017462

Coffeeland one man's dark empire and the making of our favorite drug Augustine Sedgewick

Author:
Sedgewick, Augustine  Search this
Physical description:
433 pages 25 cm
Type:
Case studies
Place:
United States
El Salvador
North America
Date:
2020
Topic:
Coffee industry--History  Search this
Coffee industry--Economic aspects  Search this
Globalization  Search this
HISTORY / Latin America / General  Search this
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Globalization  Search this
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries / Food Industry  Search this
Coffee industry  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1147999

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