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Series 141: MATHEMATICAL TREATMENT OF RADIO PROBLEMS

Collection Creator:
Clark, George Howard, 1881-1956  Search this
Collection Source:
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Container:
Box 503, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1932
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but a portion of the collection remains unprocessed and is 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.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs, negatives, and slides.
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:
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 I: Miscellaneous Series
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0055-ref3045

Hartman's Planispheric Astrolabe

Possible owner:
Galilei, Galileo  Search this
Maker:
Hartman, Georg  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22.5 cm x 16.1 cm x 1.3 cm; 8 27/32 in x 6 11/32 in x 1/2 in
Object Name:
astrolabe
Place Made:
Germany: Bavaria, Nuremberg
Date made:
1537
Credit Line:
Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
ID Number:
MA.336117
Catalog number:
336117
Accession number:
215454
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Trigonometry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-c369-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_214167
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Matrass

Used by:
Priestley, Joseph  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 4 in; 29.21 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
flask
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
18th century
Date made:
1790s
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Frances D. Priestley
ID Number:
CH.315355.19
Accession number:
13305
Catalog number:
315355.19
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Science & Mathematics
Joseph Priestley
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e63b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1773
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Microscope

Maker:
Bausch & Lomb  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 31.1 cm x 17.7 cm x 19 cm; 12 1/4 in x 6 15/16 in x 7 1/2 in
Object Name:
microscope
Place made:
United States: New York, Rochester
Date made:
ca 1940
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Carnegie Institution of Washington
ID Number:
1993.0115.01.1
Catalog number:
1993.0115.01.1
Accession number:
1993.0115
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Artifact Walls exhibit
Science & Mathematics
Microscopes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-073d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1163949
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Astronaut Peggy Whitson's Math Mistake on the ISS

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-12-12T19:39:55.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
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airandspace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_aPK5O_jwOlM

Pipelines and Pathways: Invention Education, Training, and Mentoring

Creator:
Lemelson Center, National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-11-30T20:35:43.000Z
YouTube Category:
Science & Technology  Search this
Topic:
American History  Search this
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LemelsonCenter
Data Source:
Lemelson Center, National Museum of American History
YouTube Channel:
LemelsonCenter
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_XeIDxn8FgGQ

How to Achieve Flawless Beauty

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-10-23T21:00:03.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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smithsonianchannel
Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_fsjTdHd7e1o

These Are the Three Main Categories of Bloodstain Pattern

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-05-20T13:44:10.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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smithsonianchannel
Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_zjfdpenl1Rc

5. Dennis Meadows - Perspectives on the Limits of Growth: It is too late for sustainable development

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2012-03-09T22:52:56.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianVideos
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianVideos
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_f2oyU0RusiA

National Woven Coverlet Project: Gay McGeary Interview

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-07-03T16:09:15.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
American History  Search this
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SmithsonianAmHistory
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAmHistory
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_1aB9E-GZLPc

Maya Astronomy and Mathematics—Yesterday and Today

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-03-16T20:16:55.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
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SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_OmnWUyl_LjY

Fasoldt Ruling Engine

Maker:
Fasoldt, Charles  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 14 1/2 in x 28 in x 28 in; 36.83 cm x 71.12 cm x 71.12 cm
Object Name:
Ruling Engine
Place made:
United States: New York, Albany
Date made:
ca 1880
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Ruling and Dividing Engines  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of A. R. McEwen
ID Number:
MA.313042
Accession number:
173843
Catalog number:
313042
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-79c6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1196342

Arithmetica Boetij

Author:
Boethius -524  Search this
Physical description:
[96] pages 21 cm (4to)
Type:
Early works to 1900
Specimens
Early works to 1800
Incunabula
Date:
1488
Before 1846
500-1400
Topic:
Arithmetic  Search this
Incunabula  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Music theory  Search this
Music theory--History  Search this
Call number:
PA6231 .A7 1488
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_279489

A general history of mathematics from the earliest times to the middle of the eighteenth century translated from the French of John [sic] Bossut ... ; to which is affixed a chronological table of the most eminent mathematicians

Author:
Bossut, Charles 1730-1814  Search this
Author:
Bonnycastle, John approximately 1760-1821  Search this
Former owner:
Cator, Bertie Peter DSI  Search this
Cator, Joseph DSI  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xxvi, 540, [4] pages 22 cm
Type:
Books
History
Date:
1803
Topic:
Astronomy--History  Search this
Mathematics--History  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_273169

Essai sur l'histoire génerale des mathématiques par Charles Bossut

Author:
Bossut, Charles 1730-1814  Search this
Former owner:
Bergman, Sidney DSI  Search this
Author:
Pascal, Blaise 1623-1662  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 volume portrait 21 cm
Type:
Books
History
Date:
1802
Topic:
Astronomy--History  Search this
Mathematics--History  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Call number:
QA21 .B75 1802
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_273420

Modo del diuidere l'alluuioni da quello di Bartolo, et de gli agrimensori diuerso mostrato con ragioni mathematiche & con pratica da Carlo Carazzi Bolognese detto il Cremona

Author:
Cagnazzi, Luca Samuele 1764-1852  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Liberia antiquaria di Ulrico Hoepli (Milano, Italy),) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[8], 199, [5] pages, [6] folded leaves of plates illustrations, maps 30 cm. (folio)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Early works
Date:
1579
Topic:
Floodplains  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Surveying  Search this
Call number:
QA33 .C26 1579
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_276731

The Circle of the sciences a cyclopædia of experimental, chemical, mathematical, & mechanical philosophy, and natural history ... : with an introductory discourse of the objects, pleasures, and advantages of science, by the late Lord Brougham ... edited by James Wylde .

Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Author:
Wylde, James  Search this
Brougham and Vaux, Henry Brougham Baron 1778-1868  Search this
Physical description:
2 volume illustrations, portraits 29 cm
Type:
Popular works
Date:
187u
[1870?]
Topic:
Science  Search this
Technology--Popular works  Search this
Call number:
Q121 .C57 1870
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_274902

Logic Machine, Compulogical Tutor

Maker:
Compusad, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (base material)
cloth (case lining material)
metal (circuitry material)
plastic (modules material)
leather (case material)
glass (light bulbs material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 cm x 48.5 cm x 43 cm; 5 1/8 in x 19 3/32 in x 16 15/16 in
overall: 13 cm x 48.5 cm x 43 cm; 5 1/8 in x 19 3/32 in x 16 15/16 in
Object Name:
Logic Machine
Place made:
United States: New York, New York Mills
Date made:
1970
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Psychology  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Compusad, Inc.
ID Number:
MA.333935
Accession number:
305773
Catalog number:
333935
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Teaching Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-1252-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1415947
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Logic Machine Component, Compulogical Tutor

Maker:
Compusad, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (box, modules material)
leather (case, outside material)
metal (circuitry, locks, control box material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 cm x 71.3 cm x 42.3 cm; 6 5/16 in x 28 1/16 in x 16 21/32 in
Object Name:
Logic Machine
Place made:
United States: New York, New York Mills
Date made:
ca 1970
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Psychology  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Compusad, Inc.
ID Number:
MA.333936
Accession number:
305773
Catalog number:
333936
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Teaching Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-194c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1415948

Booklet, Compulogical Tutor Demonstration at Control Data Corporation May 26, 1970

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22.5 cm x 28.7 cm; 8 27/32 in x 11 5/16 in
Object Name:
Booklet
Place made:
United States: New York, New York Mills
Date made:
1970
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Psychology  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Compusad, Inc.
ID Number:
MA.305773.03
Accession number:
1973305773
Catalog number:
305773.03
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Teaching Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-30e9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904547

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