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School of Mines and School of Engineering and Applied Sciences records, 1863-1985 [CU Archives]
..., called "Old Home Week" and its Fireside Talks, for which School alumni John R. Dunning, a future Dean of the School, and Edwin H. Armstrong, inventor of FM radio and School professor, spoke. Also as part...

Paul Nelson architectural records and papers, 1924-1976 [Avery]
... to the American engineer, inventor, and polymath R. Buckminster Fuller. During a lengthy return to the United States in 1927, Fuller began a correspondence with Nelson that would grow into a long and rich collegial...

W. A. Swanberg papers, 1927-1992 [RBML]
... (documents) aat Biographers lcsh Businessmen lcsh Clergy lcsh Inventors lcsh Novelists, American lcsh Prohibitionists lcsh Retired military personnel lcsh Soldiers aat Columbia University Libraries Rare Book...

Michael Idvorsky Pupin papers, 1800-1995 [RBML]
... aat Electrical engineers lcsh Inventors lcsh Physicists lcsh Columbia University Libraries Rare Book and Manuscript Library 4079580 MS#1035 https...

Samuel Oldknow papers, 1782-1924 bulk 1782-1815 [RBML]
... relating to textile manufacturing and its mechanization in England during the last quarter of the eighteenth century. Included among the correspondents are: Sir Richard Arkwright, inventor of the spinning...

Christopher Coover collection of literary & historical letters manuscripts and documents, 1589-1923 [RBML]
... of recommendation aat Reviews (documents) aat Admirals lcsh Authors, Scottish lcsh Clergy lcsh Collectors lcsh Explorers lcsh Generals lcsh Historians lcsh Inventors lcsh Philologists lcsh Revolutionaries lcsh...

Edwin H. Armstrong papers, 1886-1982 bulk 1912-1954 [RBML]
... inventor responsible for a system of wireless telegraphy. He began to tinker with the telegraph with companions in his neighborhood who were also taken with the invention. Many of these childhood companions...

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...

Frederick Fried Coney Island collection, 1847-2001 [RBML]
... was a German immigrant entrepreneur, designer, and inventor who was a major figure in the development of the American amusement park. Located at Coney Island, the W.F. Mangels Company was a prominent...

Bruce family papers, 1808-1894 [RBML]
...:// Bruce, George, 1781-1866 George Bruce & Company Type Foundry Type and type-founding United States Printing United States History Inventors United States...

National Museum of Engineering and Industry records, 1920-1932 [RBML]
..., photographs and reminiscences of engineers, inventors and scientists. H.F.J. Porter, a consulting engineer in New York who specialized in industrial safety, joined Mitman in his quest. Sometimes referred...

Cyril Trevor Pinch papers, 1888-1954 [RBML]
... in the UK use his verse in advertising. He is the inventor of the “verse crossword” and of the “news quiz” (as popular as ever today on NPR in the US). By selecting new stories to “versify” he was a barometer...

William McMurtrie Speer papers, 1880-1936 [RBML]
...-1921, Public Official & Political Appointee; Box 25-29: 1890-1923, Attorney in Private Practice; Box 30-34: 1891-1923, Inventor, Promoter & Businessman. The following boxes are located off-site: Boxes 2-34. You...

Harry Harkness Flagler letters, 1781-1948 [RBML]
... producers and directors Autographs (manuscripts) aat Celebrities lcsh Authors lcsh Politicians lcsh Inventors lcsh Statesmen aat Columbia University Libraries Rare Book and Manuscript Library 4078762 MS#0431 ...

Edmund L. Palmieri Legal Files re. Esther Marion Armstrong vs. Emerson Radio, 1959-1966 [RBML]
... copyright permission rests with the patron. Transfer from Law Library, 2013. Edwin H. Armstrong Papers. Columbia University Libraries. Esther Marion Armstrong was the widow of FM radio inventor Edwin Howard...

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...

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...

Arthur B. Voorhees, Jr., Papers, circa 1950-1991. [HSL]
...Voorhees, Arthur B., Jr. Arthur B. Voorhees, Jr., Papers, circa 1950-1991. 8 items (1 folder) Surgeon and inventor of the first successful artificial artery to be used in human patients. Born in New...

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]
... History Saint Loup (France) 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...

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