Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Earnest Patrick photographs
Collection — Folder SP088
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white photographs of Ernest Patrick in Columbus, Indiana dated 1932 and undated depicting Patrick with his wife, in his laboratory where he developed the radio, and with Dr. Bruce Morgand, consulting engineer, and advertising agent Irving Auspitz. There is also a photograph of the radio itself.
Dates: 1932, undated
Eli Keith and Barclay Thorn patent
Collection — Folder OBC043
Scope and Contents This collection contains a patent for Eli Keith and Barclay Thorn regarding leather tanning, dated September 12, 1865.
Collection — Folder SP070
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs of Richard Jordan Gatling's tomb in Crown Hill Cemetery in Indianapolis, Indiana and his invention the Gatling gun taken by the Indiana Department of Conservation in March 1964. There is also the front page of the February 7, 1874 issue of Scientific American, which features the Gatling gun.
Dates: 1874/02/07; 1964
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Gatling photographs
Merle J. Duryea collection
Collection — Folder S395
Scope and Contents This collection includes photostats along with original postcards and other documents pertaining to Charles E. Duryea's invention of the first automobile in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1892. On January 1, 1939, Merle J. Duryea, son of Charles J. Duryea, prepared a list of 19 documents as proof of his father being the inventor of the first automobile. These documents cover the time period from 1892 through 1937. Notes are written on the backs of most of the items, along with the...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Merle J. Duryea collection