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[Guglielmo Marconi wearing headphones : photograph]

Names:
Marconi, Guglielmo, Marchese, 1874-1937  Search this
Collection Creator:
Clark, George Howard, 1881-1956  Search this
Collection Source:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Scope and Contents:
Photographer unidentified.
Local Numbers:
88-627 (OIPP Neg. No.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
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.
Topic:
Radio -- History  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1950 -- Black-and-white photoprints
Collection Citation:
George H. Clark Radioana Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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George H. Clark Radioana Collection
George H. Clark Radioana Collection / Series A: Thomas Coke KnightT RCA Photographs, circa 1902-1950 / 1.12: Portraits / Marconi
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0055-ref3648

[Guglielmo Marconi broadcasting from his yacht 'Electra,' black & white photoprint]

Collector:
Clark, George H.  Search this
Names:
Marconi, Guglielmo, Marchese, 1874-1937  Search this
Collection Creator:
Clark, George Howard, 1881-1956  Search this
Collection Source:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 8.0" x 10.0)
Container:
Box 429, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
[circa 1920-1930]
Local Numbers:
AC0055-0000012.tif (AC Scan)

88-16395 (SI negative number)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
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.
Topic:
Radio broadcasting  Search this
Collection Citation:
George H. Clark Radioana Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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George H. Clark Radioana Collection
George H. Clark Radioana Collection / Series A: Thomas Coke KnightT RCA Photographs, circa 1902-1950 / 1.12: Portraits / Marconi
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0055-ref3660

[Marconi plant, black-and-white photoprint.]

Collector:
Clark, George H.  Search this
Names:
Marconi, Guglielmo, Marchese, 1874-1937  Search this
Collection Creator:
Clark, George Howard, 1881-1956  Search this
Collection Source:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 8.3" x 11.0".)
Container:
Box 121, Folder book 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
Circa 1919
Local Numbers:
AC0055-0000033.tif (AC Scan)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
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.
Topic:
Factories  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1910-1920 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
George H. Clark Radioana Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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George H. Clark Radioana Collection
George H. Clark Radioana Collection / Series 4: Biographies of Radio Personages, Technical / 4.12: Radio Corporation of America / "History of Specific (Radio) Companies" Scrapbook, pp. 1-171
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0055-ref3679

[Guglielmo Marconi and six other men at Wellfleet radio station, black-and-white photoprint.]

Collector:
Clark, George H.  Search this
Names:
Marconi, Guglielmo, Marchese, 1874-1937  Search this
Collection Creator:
Clark, George Howard, 1881-1956  Search this
Collection Source:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 5.7" x 7.0".)
Container:
Box 405, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
AC0055-0000044.tif (AC Scan)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment. Photographs must be handled with cotton gloves unless protected by sleeves.
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.
Topic:
Radio stations  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
George H. Clark Radioana Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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George H. Clark Radioana Collection
George H. Clark Radioana Collection / Series A: Thomas Coke KnightT RCA Photographs, circa 1902-1950 / 1.1: Wireless / Early Marconi apparatus, tests and stations
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0055-ref3690

Electricity and Modern Physics Photonegatives

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Information, Technology and Society  Search this
Names:
Radio Corporation of America.  Search this
Bell, Alexander Graham, 1847-1922  Search this
Farnsworth, Philo Taylor, b. 1906  Search this
Marconi, Guglielmo, Marchese, 1874-1937  Search this
Marconi, Maria, Marchesa  Search this
Tesla, Nikola, 1857-1943  Search this
Correspondent:
Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931  Search this
Extent:
6 Cubic feet (34 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1890 - 1930
Summary:
Photographic negatives and some glass plate negatives depicting subjects relating to the Division of Electricity and Modern Physics' artifact collections and research interests. Negatives include portrait photographs of engineers (Marconi, Tesla, Bell, and Zworykin), images of radios, telegraphy equipment, and phonographs.
Scope and Contents:
Photographic negatives and some glass plate negatives depicting subjects relating to the Division of Electricity and Modern Physics' artifact collections. Negatives include portrait photographs of engineers (Marconi, Tesla, Bell, and Zworykin), images of radios, telegraphy equipment, radio equipment, inventors, and phonographs. The Radio Corporation of America (RCA) engineers and some equipment are especially well represented. Many of the negatives are unidentified and undated.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into one series and are arranged by topics. The folder titles in the container list were taken from the image enclosures.
Related Materials:
Materials held in the Archives Center, National Museum of American History

George H. Clark Radioana Collection, circa 1880-1950 (AC0055)

Thomas Alva Edison Photo Prints, 1890s-1933, (AC0299)

Kenneth M. Swezey Papers, 1891-1982 (AC0047)
Provenance:
Source unknown. Found in collections.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the photonegatives are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Radio -- Apparatus and supplies  Search this
Radio -- History  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Phonograph  Search this
Telegraph, Wireless  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white negatives
Citation:
Electricity and Modern Physics Photonegatives, 1898-1953, undated, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0715
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Electricity and Modern Physics Photonegatives
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0715
Online Media:

Marconi Family Portraits

Donor:
Marconi, Maria, Marchesa  Search this
Marconi, Elletra, Princess  Search this
Collector:
Marconi, Guglielmo, Marchese, 1874-1937  Search this
Names:
Marconi family  Search this
Extent:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1930s.
Scope and Contents:
A photomechanical photograph (with plate marks, bearning Marconi's signature) of the Marchese Marconi and two photographic copy prints of the Marchese, the Marchesa, and their daughter Elettra Marconi. Also three copy photographs (in control file) made by OPPS, apparently from a loan.

Copies of other Marconi family photographs: OPPS Negs. 88-16398, 85-10239; 85-10237; 85-10238.
Biographical / Historical:
Guglielmo Marconi spent his entire life developing wireless communication into a practical reality.
Provenance:
Donated by Marconi, Marchesa Maria and Princess Elettra in 1985.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
Radio  Search this
Family -- 20th century  Search this
Portraits, Family  Search this
Portraits -- Men -- 1930-1940  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin -- 1930-1940
Photographs -- Reproductions -- 1930-1940
Citation:
Marconi Family Portraits, 1930s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of Maria and Elletra Marconi.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0167
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0167

Lecture delivered at the Royal Academy of Science, Stockholm, on 11th December 1909 On the occasion of the award to him of a Nobel Prize for Physics

Author:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Author:
Fleming, John Ambrose 1849-1945  Search this
Thomson, J. J (Joseph John) Sir 1856-1940  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
45 leaves : illustrations ; 27 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1909
Topic:
Nobel Prizes  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
Telegraph, Wireless--Marconi system  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 000865 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_177120

Papers

Author:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Author:
Thörnblad, Thor  Search this
Thompson, Silvanus P (Silvanus Phillips) 1851-1916  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
14 items
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1899
1899-1934
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 000960 A
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_177262

Signor Marconi's magic box : the most remarkable invention of the 19th century & the amateur inventor whose genius sparked a revolution / Gavin Weightman

Author:
Weightman, Gavin  Search this
Subject:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 312 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Italy
Date:
2003
Topic:
Electrical engineers  Search this
Telegraph, Wireless--Marconi system--History  Search this
Radio--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_735928

Early radio : in Marconi's footsteps, 1894 to 1920 / Peter R. Jensen

Title:
In Marconi's footsteps
Author:
Jensen, Peter R  Search this
Subject:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937  Search this
Physical description:
176 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), ports ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1994
Topic:
Radio--History  Search this
Call number:
TK6547 .J54 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_487397

Marconi / Giancarlo Masini ; foreword by Frank D. Stella ; preface by Emilio Segré

Author:
Masini, Giancarlo  Search this
Subject:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937  Search this
Physical description:
370 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Italy
Date:
1995
C1995
Topic:
Electrical engineers  Search this
Radio--History  Search this
Telegraph, Wireless--Marconi system--History  Search this
Call number:
TK6545.M4 M37g 1995
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_498687

Marconi--master of space; an authorized biography of the Marchese Marconi, by B. L. Jacot & D. M. B. Collier. With eighteen illustrations

Author:
Jacot de Boinod, Bernard Louis 1898-  Search this
Collier, D. M. B  Search this
Subject:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937  Search this
Physical description:
287 p., [16] leaves of plates ill., ports. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1935
[1935]
Topic:
Telegraph, Wireless--History  Search this
Call number:
TK5739.M3J3X 1935
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_396992

La sala Marconi le sezioni radio e telecomunicazioni

Author:
Museo nazionale della scienza e della tecnica "Leonardo da Vinci"  Search this
Subject:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937  Search this
Physical description:
[53] p. front., illus. 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Italy
Date:
1956
[1956]
Topic:
Telegraph, Wireless--Marconi system  Search this
Telecommunications  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_245634

Marconi im Privatleben und bei der Arbeit

Author:
Solari, Luigi 1873-  Search this
Subject:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937  Search this
Physical description:
328 p. illus. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1942
[c1942]
Topic:
Telegraph, Wireless--History  Search this
Call number:
TK6545.M4S68 G1942
TK6545.M4S68 G1942
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_257401

Marconi, pioneer of radio, by Douglas Coe, illustrated by Kreigh Collins

Author:
Coe, Douglas pseud  Search this
Subject:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937  Search this
Physical description:
x, 272 p. illus. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1943
[1943]
Topic:
Telegraph, Wireless--History  Search this
Call number:
TK5739.M3C6X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_296747

Marconi : dalla borgata di Pontecchio a Sydney d'Australia : con riproduzioni fotografiche inedite / Luigi Solari

Author:
Solari, Luigi  Search this
Subject:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937  Search this
Physical description:
324 p. : ill., ports. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1928
Topic:
Telegraph--Marconi system  Search this
Call number:
TK5243.M313 S68
TK5243.M313S68
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_138245

Guglielmo Marconi / Giancarlo Masini. Con 32 tavole fuori testo

Author:
Masini, Giancarlo  Search this
Subject:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937  Search this
Physical description:
xxi, 496 p., [32] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
1975
Topic:
Radio  Search this
Radio--History  Search this
Call number:
TK6545.M4M37X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_189347

Bibliografia Marconiana

Author:
Di Benedetto, Giovanni  Search this
Subject:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937 Bibliography  Search this
Physical description:
243 p. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1958
1958]
Topic:
Telegraph, Wireless--Bibliography  Search this
Call number:
Z8550.13 .B4 1958
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_193536

My father, Marconi

Author:
Marconi, Degna 1908-  Search this
Subject:
Marconi, Guglielmo marchese 1874-1937  Search this
Physical description:
306 p. illus. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1962
[1962]
Call number:
TK5739.M3 M28X
TK5739.M3M28X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_11955

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