John Ericsson letters, 1864-1866 [RBML]
...--M-59. Swedish American inventor, designer, marine engineer. Ericsson is chiefly remembered as the designer of the famed MONITOR which defeated the Confederate ship MERRIMAC. PDF finding aid reviewed fall...
Lodygin Family Papers, 1792-1950 [RBML]
...--Faust, Frederick A. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--12/--/86. Accession number--B-86-12-20. Engineer, chemist, and inventor who was born in Russia and emigrated to the United States after marrying...
Thomas A. Edison papers, 1860-1903 [RBML]
... Telegraph Company in 1870. Other contracts concern the early work of Samuel F.B. Morse and other inventors, and later telegraph companies. Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Thomas A. Edison...
Robert Fulton papers, 1809-1838 [RBML]
.... Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1927. Accession number--M-27. Inventor. PDF finding aid reviewed fall 2018 and deemed duplicative. Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 06/--/89. Edwards...
Samuel Finley Breese Morse papers, 1930-1952 [RBML]
... rests with the patron. Source of acquisition--319700. Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1960. Accession number--M-60. American artist, inventor. PDF finding aid reviewed fall 2018...
Nikola Tesla papers, 1894-1931 [RBML]
...--6731B (Smith) & 4019B (Duplicates). Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--07/16/1996. Accession number--M-96-07-16. Nikola Tesla (1856-1943) was an electrician and inventor. Robert...
Samuel C. G. Watkins scrapbooks, 1864-1937. [HSL]
... and was the inventor of an improved head-rest for dental chairs. For additional information, please see finding aid. Scrapbooks documenting the dental and medical professions in the United States in the late 19th...
Edward Dowdall medical illustrations, 1877. [HSL]
... as "Lydia Pinckham," perhaps Lydia Pinkham (1819-1883), the inventor of the popular "woman's tonic." None of the other images are notated. One of the watercolors (folder 5) has a full signature and the date...
Nicéphore Niépce letters, 1816-1839 [RBML]
...) Social life and customs local Chalon-sur-Saône (France) Social life and customs local Inventors lcsh Chemists lcsh Columbia University Libraries Rare Book and Manuscript Library 4079167 X019.6402 N552 ...
Mabel Winchell papers, 1897-1926 [RBML]
... to Winchell. The letters are mostly from librarians, notably from Charles A. Cutter, inventor of the Cutter library classification system. Some photographs are included. Identification of specific item; Date...
William McMurtrie Speer papers, 1880-1936 [RBML]
...-29: 1890-1923, Attorney in Private Practice; Box 30-34: 1891-1923, Inventor, Promoter& Businessman. This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days...
Mott family papers, 1840-1954 [RBML]
...--Randell, Kenneth. Method of acquisition--Gift; Accession number--M-59. Family of Mott Haven, New York City. Jordan Lawrence Mott (b. 1799) was an inventor and industrialist. He assembled the real estate development...
Bruce family papers, 1808-1894 [RBML]
... & Company Type Foundry Type and type-founding United States Printing United States History Inventors United States Exhibitions France Paris Scrapbooks Biographies ftamc Financial records aat Patents rbgenr...
Renwick Family papers, 1794-1916 [RBML]
...-1895), the celebrated architect. There are 68 letters to his brother, Edward Sabine Renwick (1823-1912), inventor and patent expert, concerning his collecting, investments, and health. There are 19 letters to his nephew...
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