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Intermittent windshield wiper control

Maker:
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/2 in x 4 in x 2 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 10.16 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
windshield wiper control
Date made:
ca 1960s
ID Number:
2016.0348.04
Catalog number:
2016.0348.04
Accession number:
2019.0348
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b529-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1869105

Intermittent windshield wiper control

Maker:
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 7.3025 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
windshield wiper control
Date made:
ca 1960s
ID Number:
2016.0348.05
Catalog number:
2016.0348.05
Accession number:
2020.0348
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b52a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1869106

Chrysler intermittent windshield wiper control

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 7/8 in x 3 1/8 in; 5.715 cm x 4.7625 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
windshield wiper control
ID Number:
2016.0348.09
Catalog number:
2016.0348.09
Accession number:
2024.0348
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b52d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1869110
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Chrysler intermittent windshield wiper control

Maker:
Chrysler Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 5/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 3 1/8 in; 6.6675 cm x 4.7625 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
windshield wiper control
Date made:
ca 1972
ID Number:
2016.0348.06
Catalog number:
2016.0348.06
Accession number:
2021.0348
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b338-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1869107
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Box containing Chrysler intermittent windshield wiper control

Maker:
Chrysler Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
cardboard (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 5/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 3 5/8 in; 11.7475 cm x 8.89 cm x 9.2075 cm
Object Name:
windshield wiper control box
windshield wiper control
Date made:
ca 1970s
ID Number:
2016.0348.07
Catalog number:
2016.0348.07
Accession number:
2022.0348
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b52b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1869108

Prototype intermittent windshield wiper control

Maker:
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (frame material)
metal (motor material)
silicone (circuit board material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 12 in x 7 1/4 in; 38.1 cm x 30.48 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
Assembled intermittent windshield wiper prototype
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Date made:
ca 1963
ID Number:
2016.0348.11
Catalog number:
2016.0348.11
Accession number:
2026.0348
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b5ec-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1869112
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Wiperdwell intermittent windshield wiper control, in box

Physical Description:
cardboard (box material)
plastic (controller material)
Measurements:
box: 3 5/8 in x 5 in x 3 3/4 in; 9.2075 cm x 12.7 cm x 9.525 cm
controller: 2 in x 1 7/8 in; 5.08 cm x 4.7625 cm
Object Name:
windshield wiper control
ID Number:
2016.0348.10
Catalog number:
2016.0348.10
Accession number:
2025.0348
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b5eb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1869111
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Chrysler intermittent windshield wiper control, in open box

Maker:
Chrysler Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
cardboard (box material)
plastic (controller material)
Measurements:
box: 4 5/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 3 5/8 in; 11.7475 cm x 8.89 cm x 9.2075 cm
controller: 2 5/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 3 1/8 in; 6.6675 cm x 4.7625 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
windshield wiper control
Date made:
ca 1970s
ID Number:
2016.0348.08
Catalog number:
2016.0348.08
Accession number:
2023.0348
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b52c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1869109
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Circuit board for an intermittent windshield wiper control

Maker:
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Physical Description:
silicone (overall material)
wires (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 13/16 in x 2 1/2 in; 9.7155 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
circuit board
ID Number:
2016.0348.03
Catalog number:
2016.0348.03
Accession number:
2018.0348
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b528-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1869104

Circuit board for a prototype intermittent windshield wiper control

Maker:
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Physical Description:
silicone (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 3 in x 1 3/4 in; 2.54 cm x 7.62 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
circuit board
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Date made:
ca 1963
ID Number:
2016.0348.01
Catalog number:
2016.0348.01
Accession number:
2016.0348
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b526-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1869102
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US 3,500,159/Electronics control for windshield wipers

Collection Creator:
Brown, Brian Ivan  Search this
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Kearns, Timothy  Search this
Quan, John  Search this
Container:
Box 12, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1970 - 1970
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some health-related materials in Series 6: National Bureau of Standards are restricted until 2055.
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:
Robert W. Kearns Papers, 1963-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Robert W. Kearns Papers / Series 3: Patents / 3.1: Robert W. Kearns Patents
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep81857c490-d746-4c01-af72-33457ff23ac4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1406-ref291

Windshield Wiper System

Collection Creator:
Brown, Brian Ivan  Search this
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Kearns, Timothy  Search this
Quan, John  Search this
Container:
Box 19, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1967 - 1968
Scope and Contents:
[PO 40560- PO 40738]
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some health-related materials in Series 6: National Bureau of Standards are restricted until 2055.
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:
Robert W. Kearns Papers, 1963-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Robert W. Kearns Papers
Robert W. Kearns Papers / Series 8: Intermittent Windshield Wiper Materials (Kearns vs. Ford Motor Company)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep81a2737ba-25e0-4fd8-9b7c-59cae1eee0b2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1406-ref374

Windshield wiper control drawings

Collection Creator:
Brown, Brian Ivan  Search this
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Kearns, Timothy  Search this
Quan, John  Search this
Extent:
11 Drawings (17 x 22)
Container:
Map-folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Drawings
Date:
1965 - 1966
Scope and Contents:
[PO 29397-PO 29430]; includes drawings by Kearns Engineers for Tann Corporation.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some health-related materials in Series 6: National Bureau of Standards are restricted until 2055.
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:
Robert W. Kearns Papers, 1963-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Robert W. Kearns Papers
Robert W. Kearns Papers / Series 8: Intermittent Windshield Wiper Materials (Kearns vs. Ford Motor Company)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a5290689-58ea-4230-94fe-85f2881d480b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1406-ref170

Windshield wiper control drawings

Collection Creator:
Brown, Brian Ivan  Search this
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Kearns, Timothy  Search this
Quan, John  Search this
Extent:
35 Drawings (24" x 26" or smaller)
Container:
Map-folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Drawings
Date:
1964 - 1965
Scope and Contents:
[PO 29386-PO 29396A]; includes drawings by Kearns Engineers for Tann Corporation.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some health-related materials in Series 6: National Bureau of Standards are restricted until 2055.
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:
Robert W. Kearns Papers, 1963-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Robert W. Kearns Papers
Robert W. Kearns Papers / Series 8: Intermittent Windshield Wiper Materials (Kearns vs. Ford Motor Company)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f98595c8-f754-46d7-a767-f058de456e71
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1406-ref171

Windshield Wiper System

Collection Creator:
Brown, Brian Ivan  Search this
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Kearns, Timothy  Search this
Quan, John  Search this
Container:
Box 19, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1963 - 1968
Scope and Contents:
[PO 40739-PO 40877]
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some health-related materials in Series 6: National Bureau of Standards are restricted until 2055.
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:
Robert W. Kearns Papers, 1963-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Robert W. Kearns Papers
Robert W. Kearns Papers / Series 8: Intermittent Windshield Wiper Materials (Kearns vs. Ford Motor Company)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b26cae24-e788-4806-b053-4860a6699807
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1406-ref376

Windshield wiper control drawings

Collection Creator:
Brown, Brian Ivan  Search this
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Kearns, Timothy  Search this
Quan, John  Search this
Extent:
40 Drawings (24' x 36" or smaller)
Container:
Map-folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Drawings
Date:
1967 - 1967
Scope and Contents:
[PO 29431-PO 29469]; includes Ford Motor Company, General Parts Division, Product Engineering drawings.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some health-related materials in Series 6: National Bureau of Standards are restricted until 2055.
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:
Robert W. Kearns Papers, 1963-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Robert W. Kearns Papers
Robert W. Kearns Papers / Series 8: Intermittent Windshield Wiper Materials (Kearns vs. Ford Motor Company)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep81ca3be67-72a2-45da-943c-c4993ba54f07
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1406-ref172

Windshield wiper product literature

Collection Creator:
Brown, Brian Ivan  Search this
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Kearns, Timothy  Search this
Quan, John  Search this
Container:
Box 18, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1965 - 1965
1969 - 1969
1978 - 1978
Scope and Contents:
[PO 24184-PO 24255]
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some health-related materials in Series 6: National Bureau of Standards are restricted until 2055.
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:
Robert W. Kearns Papers, 1963-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Robert W. Kearns Papers
Robert W. Kearns Papers / Series 8: Intermittent Windshield Wiper Materials (Kearns vs. Ford Motor Company)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8247824c9-4e8c-4272-9549-2c96f1b22321
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1406-ref360

Automatic windshield wiper control (notes and drawings)

Collection Creator:
Brown, Brian Ivan  Search this
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Kearns, Timothy  Search this
Quan, John  Search this
Container:
Box 18, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
[PO 24023-PO 24183]
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some health-related materials in Series 6: National Bureau of Standards are restricted until 2055.
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:
Robert W. Kearns Papers, 1963-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Robert W. Kearns Papers
Robert W. Kearns Papers / Series 8: Intermittent Windshield Wiper Materials (Kearns vs. Ford Motor Company)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e1db7c2b-5910-4d47-a946-79717a45bbe7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1406-ref358

Windshield wiper control and automotive controller drawings

Collection Creator:
Brown, Brian Ivan  Search this
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Kearns, Timothy  Search this
Quan, John  Search this
Extent:
68 Drawings (24" x 36" or smaller)
Container:
Map-folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Drawings
Date:
1968 - 1968
1978 - 1979
Scope and Contents:
[PO 29492-PO 29560]; includes drawings by Kearns Engineers for Tann Corporation.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some health-related materials in Series 6: National Bureau of Standards are restricted until 2055.
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:
Robert W. Kearns Papers, 1963-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Robert W. Kearns Papers
Robert W. Kearns Papers / Series 8: Intermittent Windshield Wiper Materials (Kearns vs. Ford Motor Company)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep87520e27f-503f-4e7b-b3fb-ffea008cd8bf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1406-ref173

US 3,602,790, intermittent windshield wiper system patent wrapper and file

Collection Creator:
Brown, Brian Ivan  Search this
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Kearns, Timothy  Search this
Quan, John  Search this
Container:
Box 18, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1969 - 1973
Scope and Contents:
[PO 22000- PO 22192]
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some health-related materials in Series 6: National Bureau of Standards are restricted until 2055.
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:
Robert W. Kearns Papers, 1963-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Robert W. Kearns Papers
Robert W. Kearns Papers / Series 8: Intermittent Windshield Wiper Materials (Kearns vs. Ford Motor Company)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8928d56d9-e27f-4e48-b4a9-96e49894b5b7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1406-ref355

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