Developing a car without wheels that slides on compressed air. Ford Motor Co., Dearborn, MI. Making space suits for U.S. Navy pilots. Testing in decompression chamber. B. F. Goodrich Co., PA. Making wire tires for use on rocket-powered aircraft. Wire tires withstand high temperatures and do not become flat. Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co., Akron, OH. Associations arrange for home repair companies to respond to emergency calls and make small repair jobs. Allied Home Owners Association, NY. Making paper plates with adhesive to prevent their blowing or sliding off. Superior Paper Products Co., IN. Manufacturing the first atomic merchant ship, Savannah, using uranium oxide pellets. Babcock & Wilcox Co., NJ.
Reference video, Box 15
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Industry on Parade Film Collection, 1950-1959, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
New York Airways Collection, Acc. NASM.1992.0052, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1982 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
300 Years of American Papermaking (Video recording : 1990)
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
This accession consists of 18 video elements (1" magnetic masters, Beta masters, dubs and burn-ins, VHS copies); and 4 audio elements (1/4" audiotapes) documenting
the interactive video, "300 Years of American Papermaking," that accompanied the National Museum of American History exhibition of the same name. The exhibition commemorated
the building of the first paper mill in the American colonies in 1690 near Germantown, PA, by William Rittenhouse and his partners; the men and women who contributed to the
industry's astonishing growth; and the manifold utilitarian and artistic uses of paper products.
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Lockwood Greene Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Preservation of this collection was made possible in part by a generous gift from CH2M HILL.
Formed by the merger of Olin Industries, Inc. and Mathieson Chemical Corp. ; Winchester-Western Div. ; Industrial Chemicals Div. ; Winchester Repeating Arms Co. ; E. R. Squibb & Sons, Inc. Also, Ramset Fasteners, Inc. Search this
Chemicals for industry, agriculture ; pharmaceuticals ; industrial explosives ; nuclear and high energy fuels ; metals-copper-based alloys, aluminum ; sporting arms and ammunition ; packaging-cellophane, fine papers, and kraft (craft?) paper products ; "Shure-Set" hammer-in fastening tools ; "Ramset" fastening system ; Annual Reports for 1954 and 1956 ; a May 1956 letter from Clarke Tryon, the sales manager for the Ramset Fastening System Winchester-Western Div of Olin Mathieson to Clifford T.L. Cryer.