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A.B. Starr Mechanical Engineering Lab Reports

Creator:
Gordon, Robert B.  Search this
Starr, A.B., 1882-1962  Search this
Names:
Cornell University.  Search this
Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts.  Search this
Former owner:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry  Search this
Extent:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Laboratory notebooks
Graphs
Cyanotypes
Date:
1905-1906
Scope and Contents note:
Three volumes of laboratory notes compiled by Starr while a student at Sibley College, Cornell University. The tests written about in the notebooks related to engines, steam, tensile strength of cast iron, lubricants, and other subjects. The notebooks contain notes, charts and graphs, and cyanotypes.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical/Historical note:
Albert B. Starr graduated from Sibley College in 1907. For a time he was the acting Assistant Postmaster in East Hampton, Connecticut.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Robert B. Gordon, 1991.
Restrictions:
Collection open for research on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
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:
Steam-engines  Search this
Lubrication and lubricants  Search this
Steam engineering  Search this
Mechanical engineers  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Laboratory notebooks
Graphs
Cyanotypes
Citation:
A.B. Starr Mechanical Engineering Lab Reports, 1905-1906. Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1034
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A.B. Starr Mechanical Engineering Lab Reports
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8809bd2b4-78c0-45a5-a64c-146c29bacba5
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1034

Illustrations of standard engine construction, 1896 / arranged by John H. Barr

Author:
Barr, John H (John Henry) b. 1861  Search this
Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 21 x 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1896
1896]
Topic:
Internal combustion engines  Search this
Engines  Search this
Call number:
TJ785 .B26 1896
TJ785.B26 1896
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_441650

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