Hearing Aid


Emil Henry Greibach (1898-1976) was born in Austria, moved to the United States in 1924, earned a physics Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh in 1928, and contributed to the development of bone conduction hearing aids. He gave this experimental model to the Smithsonian in 1974.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Dr. E. H. Greibach, Ph.D.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.312614.04Catalog Number: 312614.04Accession Number: 312614

Object Name: hearing aid, prototypeOther Terms: Medicine

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-77a4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_726582

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