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The telephone exhibit at the Smithsonian

Author:
Grady, Emma J.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1931
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_132304

Folder 60 Tests at Fair, 1939. Includes copy of hearing test administered through Bell Telephone Exhibit at New York World's Fair.

Container:
Box 408 of 459
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7091, Science Service, Records
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Records
Records / Series 11: PHOTOGRAPHS, DRAWINGS, AND SCIENCE NEWS LETTER PROOFS, 1921-1957. / Box 408
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7091-refidd1e68550

Bell Telephone Exhibit, 1976

Container:
Box 37 of 108
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 334, National Museum of American History. Office of the Director, Subject Files
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Subject Files
Subject Files / Box 37
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0334-refidd1e14978

Telephone exhibit, 1976-1977

Container:
Box 4 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-203, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Production Records
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Production Records
Production Records / Box 4
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa01-203-refidd1e1709

Princess

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Client:
Bell Telephone Laboratories, Washington, DC, USA  Search this
Manufacturer:
Western Electric Manufacturing Company, USA, founded 1881  Search this
Medium:
Thermoplastic case, steel base, electronic components
Dimensions:
H x W x D (approx.): 10.2 x 21.6 x 7 cm (4 in. x 8 1/2 in. x 2 3/4 in.)
Type:
Exhibitions
Telephone
Object Name:
Telephone
Designed in:
New York, New York, USA
Date:
1959
Credit Line:
Anonymous lender
Accession Number:
15.2013.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq457906cc4-64b9-4ef9-8501-e40f9c2b7bb5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_15.2013.8

Handwritten diary

Collection Creator:
Craton, Forman H., 1902-1983  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 4-5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1939
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
Forman H. Craton Collection, 1902-1983, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Forman H. Craton Papers
Forman H. Craton Papers / Series 1: Memoirs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8125e9ac9-d9d4-4018-9e81-d31e35af9af3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0454-ref263
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Telephony Exhibit, Arts and Industries Building

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Subject:
United States National Museum Department of Engineering and Industries  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1957
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Telephone  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B43_F29_001]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_402028
Online Media:

Telephone Exhibit Opens

Subject:
Bell, Alexander Graham 1847-1922  Search this
Grosvenor, Melville Bell 1901-1982  Search this
Carmichael, Leonard 1898-1973  Search this
National Geographic Society  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Date:
March 11, 1957
Topic:
Exhibit openings  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
History of Technology  Search this
Inventions  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Telephone  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_798

"Person to Person" Telephone Exhibit Opens

Subject:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
Date:
December 16, 1976
Topic:
Exhibit openings  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
History of Science and Technology  Search this
Inventions  Search this
Telephone  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_955

Frederick Hammersley Diary

Collection Creator:
Hammersley, Frederick, 1919-2009  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 39
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1935-1939
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is temporarily closed to researchers due to archival processing and digitization of the 2015 and 2018 additions. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Frederick Hammersley papers, circa 1860-2009, bulk 1940-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Frederick Hammersley papers
Frederick Hammersley papers / Series 3: Diaries
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-hammfred-ref294
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Frederick Hammersley Diary

Collection Creator:
Hammersley, Frederick, 1919-2009  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 40
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940-1943
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is temporarily closed to researchers due to archival processing and digitization of the 2015 and 2018 additions. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Frederick Hammersley papers, circa 1860-2009, bulk 1940-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Frederick Hammersley papers
Frederick Hammersley papers / Series 3: Diaries
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-hammfred-ref295
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Bell Telephone Exhibition Drawings, 1957. Materials consist of schematic drawings of electrical circuits for an exhibit on the telephone by Bell Telephone Laboratories, and prints of exhibit panels.

Collection Creator::
National Museum of American History. Department of Exhibits  Search this
Container:
Box 36 of 36
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 551, National Museum of American History. Department of Exhibits, Exhibition Records
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Exhibition Records
Exhibition Records / Box 36
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0551-refidd1e11098
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"All Alone by the Telephone" Exhibition Demonstration Flyer, 1984

Collection Creator::
National Museum of American History. Division of Information Technology and Society  Search this
Container:
Box 7 of 7
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-216, National Museum of American History. Division of Information Technology and Society, Curatorial Records
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Curatorial Records
Curatorial Records / Box 7
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa13-216-refidd1e3974

Hall of Electricity, DD-3, Chipman, February 1963, with revisions of March 1963 by B. Finn. Note on original folder: "This exhibit was produced. Taken out for Person-to-Person Telephone Exhibit in summer 1976" B. Finn.

Collection Creator::
National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Electricity and Modern Physics  Search this
Container:
Box 4 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 250, National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Electricity and Modern Physics, Records
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Records
Records / Series 7: EXHIBIT FILES, 1896-1973. / Box 4
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0250-refidd1e2332

"Telephone" Exhibit, 1956.

Collection Creator::
National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Electricity and Modern Physics  Search this
Container:
Box 4 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 250, National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Electricity and Modern Physics, Records
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Records
Records / Series 7: EXHIBIT FILES, 1896-1973. / Box 4
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0250-refidd1e2564

"Telephone" Exhibit, March 1957.

Collection Creator::
National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Electricity and Modern Physics  Search this
Container:
Box 4 of 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 250, National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Electricity and Modern Physics, Records
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Records
Records / Series 7: EXHIBIT FILES, 1896-1973. / Box 4
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0250-refidd1e2575

Folder 6 Telephone Exhibit, 1957, 1966-1968, 1974

Collection Creator::
National Museum of History and Technology. Office of the Director  Search this
Container:
Box 46 of 102
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 276, National Museum of History and Technology. Office of the Director, Records
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Records
Records / Series 4: EXHIBITS, 1950-1975. / Box 46
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0276-refidd1e5143

Statistics regarding the Bell Telephone exhibit at the New York World's Fair, 1939-1940

Associated name:
Goodwin, Jack (Librarian) DSI  Search this
Correspondent:
Lutz, Robert C. 1920- DSI  Search this
Supporting host:
American Telephone and Telegraph Company  Search this
Subject:
American Telephone and Telegraph Company Exhibitions  Search this
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
14 leaves ; 30 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1940
Topic:
Telecommunication--Exhibitions  Search this
Trade shows  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001852 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1083168

De Fil en aiguille : les pionniers de la communication : Charles Cros et les autres : une exposition réalisée par le Département de la phonotheque nationale et de l'audiovisuel de la Bibliothèque nationale, avec le concours de la collection historique des télecommunications : 15 décembre 1988 - 1er avril 1989

Author:
Cros, Charles 1842-1888  Search this
Bibliothèque nationale (France) Département de la phonothèque nationale et de l'audiovisuel  Search this
Subject:
Bibliothèque nationale (France) Département de la phonothèque nationale et de l'audiovisuel Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
159 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1989
[1989?]
Topic:
Telephone--History--Exhibitions  Search this
Phonograph--History  Search this
Communication--History--Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
TK6005.5.F8 D313 1989
TK6005.5.F8D313 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_372913

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