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“Horn Violin” Patent Model

Physical Description:
spruce (table material)
maple (back material)
Measurements:
overall: 25 in x 8 1/4 in x 5 1/8 in; 63.5 cm x 20.955 cm x 13.0175 cm
Object Name:
violin
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place Made:
United States: Connecticut, New London
Date made:
1854
ID Number:
MI.251398
Accession number:
48889
Catalog number:
251398
Patent number:
10,867
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Violins
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4049-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Bottle

Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 2 1/4 in; 17.78 cm x 5.715 cm
overall: 8 in x 2 1/4 in; 20.32 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Bottle
Place made:
United States
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania
ID Number:
CH.316243.212
Catalog number:
316243.212
Accession number:
217523
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e793-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Fluoroscope

Physical Description:
wood, walnut (overall material)
metal, lead (overall material)
metal, aluminum (overall material)
plastic, lucite (overall material)
brown (overall color)
black (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 97.5 cm x 61.5 cm x 95 cm; 38 3/8 in x 24 3/16 in x 37 3/8 in
overall: 54 in x 32 in x 77 in; 137.16 cm x 81.28 cm x 195.58 cm
Object Name:
Fluoroscope
x-ray machine, fluoroscope
Associated place:
United States: Ohio, Dayton
Date made:
1945 - 1959
Associated dates:
1987 12 11 / 1987 12 11
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard D. Lee
ID Number:
1987.0470.01
Accession number:
1987.0470
Catalog number:
1987.0470.01
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-176a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1067979
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Whiteley Harvester Patent Model

Inventor:
Whiteley, William N.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
patent model, harvester
Object Type:
Patent Model
Associated place:
United States: Ohio, Springfield
Date made:
1877
Patent date:
1877-11-13
ID Number:
AG.197192
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
197192
Patent number:
197,192
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Industry & Manufacturing
American Enterprise
Agriculture
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-c22a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1148311
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Distilling Apparatus

Patentee:
Dean, T. J.  Search this
Measurements:
each side connection: 1/2 in; x 1.27 cm
overall: 42.5 cm x 16.2 cm x 22.8 cm; 16 3/4 in x 6 3/8 in x 9 in
overall: 16 3/4 in x 7 3/4 in x 8 7/8 in; 42.545 cm x 19.685 cm x 22.5425 cm
Object Name:
Condenser for Still
Object Type:
Patent Model
ID Number:
CH.337124
Catalog number:
337124
Accession number:
1979.0353
Patent number:
92,942
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e504-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2992
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Gas Meter

Patented by:
Hemming, John  Search this
Maker:
Hemming, John  Search this
Object Name:
gas meter
Date made:
1842
ID Number:
CH.308907
Catalog number:
308907
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
2,837
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e58a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1672

Sphygmomanometer

Maker:
W. A. Baum Co. Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
mercury; brass alloy; rubber; fabric; glass; wood; paper; varnish (overall material)
Measurements:
overall, open as displayed: 15 in x 4 1/2 in x 15 in; 38.1 cm x 11.43 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
sphygmomanometer
Date made:
1920-1923
Credit Line:
Gift of W. A. Baum Company Inc.
ID Number:
MG.M-01659
Catalog number:
M-01659
Accession number:
70677
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-5a1c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1868735

Artificial Leg

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
leather (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
extended: 42 cm x 7.5 cm x 14.7 cm; 16 17/32 in x 2 15/16 in x 5 25/32 in
Object Name:
leg, prosthetic
Date made:
ca 1857
Credit Line:
American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine
ID Number:
MG.309032.02
Accession number:
309032
Catalog number:
309032.02
Patent number:
16420
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Medicine and Science: Medicine, Prostheses
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e247-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_210900

Patents

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Map-case 1, Drawer 23, Map-folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents / Applications, Records, Marketing Material, and Other
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8501ac768-3296-41e9-ba64-bd9e3f91db73
EDAN-URL:
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Patents

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Oversize 154, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents / Applications, Records, Marketing Material, and Other
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep88fe06a85-7551-4dff-8cbb-85bd7fb49e95
EDAN-URL:
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Patents

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Oversize 44, Folder 8-11
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents / Applications, Records, Marketing Material, and Other
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep88a4fec22-bc9a-433b-bd23-ada8301a2e08
EDAN-URL:
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Patents

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 1
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents / Applications, Records, Marketing Material, and Other
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8eea63fd0-0d6b-4284-8a75-474024bbd21a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-patents-ref13

General, Patents

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box SUPP 23, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1876-1936
Scope and Contents:
Business records and legal documents in the form of correspondence, agreements and contract, business cards, patent and trademark applications (some with accompanying design drawings or schematics). Three royalty stamps authorizing use of a patent, a partial portion of a disbound text discussing patent suits, a schematic for gas masks (1918), and one novelty facsimile patent application dinner program for a Patent Centennial dinner held in DC on November, 23, 1936. One memo in French.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents / Applications, Records, Marketing Material, and Other
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84f4d5c82-da67-4127-98b9-87218b231f98
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-patents-ref15

Printing machines, US Patents

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box ADD55, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1850-1874
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents / Applications, Records, Marketing Material, and Other
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8002a4cd9-2d0b-41e7-ba36-d686411e94a2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-patents-ref18

Steam, Heating, and Engines,US Patent Records

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box ADD56
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1853-1919
Scope and Contents note:
Three volumes with handwritten spine titles: Supercharter Patents Vol. I; FlueTube Superheaters A, FlueTube Superheaters C.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents / Applications, Records, Marketing Material, and Other
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d2a147b1-89ba-4903-a9fb-ace0f2539814
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-patents-ref19

Kidd, Joshua and Associates

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents / Applications, Records, Marketing Material, and Other
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep80523451b-aa63-4696-b2ea-a11e29f42c18
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-patents-ref21

Kidd, English Patents

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box ADD57, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1858-1881
Scope and Contents note:
Bound Volume of English Patent Records related to the manufacture of gas and gas vapor.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents / Applications, Records, Marketing Material, and Other / Kidd, Joshua and Associates
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep83c8f816a-0170-46bb-94f5-78bd28c8d723
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-patents-ref22

Kidd, US Patents

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box ADD57, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1867-1889
Scope and Contents note:
Related to carbureting gas.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents / Applications, Records, Marketing Material, and Other / Kidd, Joshua and Associates
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep850698794-d264-46c5-9957-a4ae80419d56
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-patents-ref24

Kidd, US Patents

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box ADD57, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1867-1886
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents / Applications, Records, Marketing Material, and Other / Kidd, Joshua and Associates
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8bacf9bc4-657f-4594-9a7a-1b89826b0637
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-patents-ref26

Book Spine, Patent Office Report

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box ADD57, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1872-1873
Scope and Contents note:
Disassociated piece of leather spine only for volume titledEstimate of Appropriations 1873-'74 Patent Office Report Receipts and Expenditures 3rd Session 42nd Congress.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patents / Applications, Records, Marketing Material, and Other
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a75c4c87-906a-42a2-b8b7-0bb54c08070e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-patents-ref27

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