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Pin, Lapel, New York University Aero Mechanical Engineering Society

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Gold Plating
Enamel
Solder
Dimensions:
3-D: 3.5 × 1 × 1.3cm (1 3/8 × 3/8 × 1/2 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Katherine M. Smart
Inventory Number:
A19710692025
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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EDAN-URL:
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Medal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers Medal,

Manufacturer:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Materials:
Silver Alloy
Possible Protective Coating or Plating
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter x Depth): 7 × 0.5cm (2 3/4 × 3/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19640395000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv97f5d583d-c718-48e1-a78c-78f1371b223b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19640395000
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Medal, Holley, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1957

Materials:
Medal is 14k gold.
Dimensions:
3-D: 1.3 x 6.4cm (1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Charles S. Draper
Inventory Number:
A19800495000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9a98a84af-bdbd-414e-8053-67c7e20f7c25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19800495000
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Insignia, Air Mechanic - Engine, Royal Navy

Materials:
Natural Fabric
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3 15/16" w x 2.5 h" x 1/16" d
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Date:
1939-1948
Credit Line:
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19711799002
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv95c4ea80c-cfe9-4480-a487-129259130bfa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19711799002
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Insignia, Air Mechanic - Engine, Royal Navy

Materials:
Natural Fabric
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D: 10 × 0.6 × 9.5cm (3 15/16 × 1/4 × 3 3/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Date:
1939-1948
Credit Line:
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19711799007
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv982b6fb34-52c2-4378-97b6-9c5c2444a118
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19711799007
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Insignia, Air Mechanic - Engine, Royal Navy

Materials:
Natural Fabric
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D: 9.7 × 0.2 × 7.6cm (3 13/16 × 1/16 × 3 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Date:
1939-1948
Credit Line:
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19711799025
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv962031075-e7b6-4deb-a66f-d55e079c1776
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19711799025
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Medal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, James H. Doolittle, 1932

Materials:
Copper Alloy (Bronze)
Dimensions:
3-D: 7 × 0.6cm (2 3/4 × 1/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Lt. Gen. James H. Doolittle (USAF, Ret.)
Inventory Number:
A19600039000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98a3ec43c-e6d4-4f61-9843-5ac9945ebd5b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600039000
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Medal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers Medal, James H. Doolittle

Materials:
Silver
Dimensions:
3-D: 1.3 x 4.7cm (1/2 x 1 7/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Lt. Gen. James H. Doolittle (USAF, Ret.)
Inventory Number:
A19600042000
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/nv99193a14a-e219-41ce-969c-ed1da1c34da4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600042000
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Medal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers Medal, Daniel Guggenheim

Manufacturer:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Materials:
Copper Alloy
Protective Coating
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter x Depth): 7 × 0.6cm (2 3/4 × 1/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19640182000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv91581eed2-9909-432b-9ef8-8edd5e6e8c69
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19640182000
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Medal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers Medal, John E. Younger

Artist:
I. Kapos  Search this
Manufacturer:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Materials:
14k Gold
Dimensions:
3-D: 7 × 0.5cm (2 3/4 × 3/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Prof. John Elliott Younger
Inventory Number:
A19580044000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9cf2b06d9-9ab4-4fbf-91ad-534e4498b9ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19580044000
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Medal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers Medal, James H. Doolittle

Manufacturer:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Materials:
Bronze
Dimensions:
3-D: 1.3 x 7cm (1/2 x 2 3/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Lt. Gen. James H. Doolittle (USAF, Ret.)
Inventory Number:
A19600059000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
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/nv9d305948a-5d8e-42bc-a4e5-895c07b00e9f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600059000

Medal, Rufus Oldenburger Award, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1971

Manufacturer:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Materials:
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D (Overall): 7.6 × 0.3cm (3 in. × 1/8 in.)
Storage: 12.7 × 5.1 × 12.7cm (5 × 2 × 5 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Charles S. Draper
Inventory Number:
A19800575000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99c45eb04-528b-44ab-b069-4c67e89d8094
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19800575000
Online Media:

Case, Medal, Rufus Oldenburger Award, American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Manufacturer:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Materials:
Leather
Synthetic Fabric
Adhesive
Copper Alloy
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 10.5 × 10.5 × 2.5cm (4 1/8 × 4 1/8 × 1 in.)
Storage: 15.2 × 15.2 × 7.6cm (6 × 6 × 3 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Charles S. Draper
Inventory Number:
A19800575001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv993374f64-25eb-487f-a702-8db1a7822fa0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19800575001
Online Media:

Medal, Elmer A. Sperry Award, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1970

Materials:
Bronze
Dimensions:
3-D: 1 × 6.4cm (3/8 × 2 1/2 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Charles S. Draper
Inventory Number:
A19800568000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9bf829818-6bf9-4461-ad4d-e425f6498238
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19800568000
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[Trade catalogs from Harbour Improvement and Mechanical Engineering Co., Ltd.]

Company Name:
Harbour Improvement and Mechanical Engineering Co., Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
Cranes and hoisting machinery.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
London, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_19040
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_19040

Inventive Minds: Bryan Willson

Creator:
Lemelson Center, National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-02-22T18:22:45.000Z
YouTube Category:
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[Trade catalogs from Mechanics Engineering Co., Inc.]

Company Name:
Mechanics Engineering Co., Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
"Bar-Lok" machine vise ; "Bar-Lok" shielded clamp .
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Jackson, Michigan, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Topic:
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Tools  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30576
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30576

[Trade catalogs from American Society of Mechanical Engineers]

Company Name:
American Society of Mechanical Engineers  Search this
Notes content:
Mechanical equipment : power plant equipment; testing, measuring and recording apparatus; power transmission machinery; conveying, hoisting and transporting machinery; foundry equipment; metal working machinery; machine tools and shop equipment; compressors, blowers and pumps; heating and ventilating equipment; refrigerating machinery. Sprag-type overrunning clutches ; Schmidt High-Pressure Locomotive ; pin ticketing machine ; "National Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark, First Air Conditioning of the Magma Copper Company Mine, Superior, Arizona, 1937"...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Mining machinery industry  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_43006
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_43006

[Trade catalogs from D.W. Patterson, Mechanical Engineer]

Company Name:
D.W. Patterson, Mechanical Engineer  Search this
Notes content:
Catalogue for D.W. Patterson, a company that made and sold the Vigilant Feed Water Regulator - a device that fed water to boilers automatically and kept the level constantly at the desired point regardless or the load or firing. Includes a unique (3-foot long) unfolding list of customers using the device in 1905 when the book was published.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Business services (advertising; marketing; organizational management; etc.)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Plumbing supplies and fixtures  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Plumbing equipment industry  Search this
Plumbing fixtures  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29182
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29182

Black Inventors and Innovators at Work

Creator:
Lemelson Center, National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-11-30T21:16:39.000Z
YouTube Category:
Science & Technology  Search this
Topic:
American History  Search this
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Data Source:
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YouTube Channel:
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