The Resource Contributions from the Museum of History and Technology : Papers 1 to 11

Contributions from the Museum of History and Technology : Papers 1 to 11

Label
Contributions from the Museum of History and Technology : Papers 1 to 11
Title
Contributions from the Museum of History and Technology
Title remainder
Papers 1 to 11
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of papers on different topics pertaining to science and technology as seen in "Contents" section
Member of
Cataloging source
LHL
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
T15.
LC item number
S65 1959
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • technical reports
  • bibliography
Series statement
Bulletin of the United States National Museum
Series volume
No. 218
Label
Contributions from the Museum of History and Technology : Papers 1 to 11
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum
Contents
  • 1. The Scholfield wool-carding machines. Grace L. Rogers. pp. 1
  • 2. John Deere's steel plow. Edward C. Kendall. pp. 15
  • 3. The beginnings of chea steel. Philip W. Bishop. pp. 27
  • 4. The Auburndal Watch Company. Edwind A. Battison. pp. 49
  • 5. Development of the phonograph at Alexander Graham Bell's Volta Laboratory. Leslie J. Newville. pp. 69
  • 6. On the origin of clockwork, perpetual motion devices, and the compass. Derek J. de Solla Price. pp. 81
  • 7. Mine pumping in Agricola's time and later. Robert P. Multhauf. pp. 113
  • 8. The natural philosophy of William Gilbert and his predecessors. W. James King. pp. 121
  • 9. Conestoga wagons in Braddock's campaign, 1755. Donald H. Berkebile. pp. 141
  • 10. Old English patent medicines in America. George B. Griffenhagen and James Harvey Young. pp. 155
  • 11. Why Bewick succeeded: A note on the history of wood engraving. Jacob Kainen. pp. 185
  • Index. pp. 205-208
Control code
607907497
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
v, 208 p.
Note
Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Item laid in: 1 notecard listing page marked with post-it note. Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)607907497
Label
Contributions from the Museum of History and Technology : Papers 1 to 11
Publication
Note
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum
Contents
  • 1. The Scholfield wool-carding machines. Grace L. Rogers. pp. 1
  • 2. John Deere's steel plow. Edward C. Kendall. pp. 15
  • 3. The beginnings of chea steel. Philip W. Bishop. pp. 27
  • 4. The Auburndal Watch Company. Edwind A. Battison. pp. 49
  • 5. Development of the phonograph at Alexander Graham Bell's Volta Laboratory. Leslie J. Newville. pp. 69
  • 6. On the origin of clockwork, perpetual motion devices, and the compass. Derek J. de Solla Price. pp. 81
  • 7. Mine pumping in Agricola's time and later. Robert P. Multhauf. pp. 113
  • 8. The natural philosophy of William Gilbert and his predecessors. W. James King. pp. 121
  • 9. Conestoga wagons in Braddock's campaign, 1755. Donald H. Berkebile. pp. 141
  • 10. Old English patent medicines in America. George B. Griffenhagen and James Harvey Young. pp. 155
  • 11. Why Bewick succeeded: A note on the history of wood engraving. Jacob Kainen. pp. 185
  • Index. pp. 205-208
Control code
607907497
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
v, 208 p.
Note
Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Item laid in: 1 notecard listing page marked with post-it note. Clothbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)607907497

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