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  1. Squares & Triangles -- Set Squares | National Museum of American History

    ... Germany in the early 20th century and worked for the Thomaston Clock Company in Connecticut. Two semicircular brass...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/object-groups/squares-triangles/set-squares

  2. Creating Citizens | National Museum of American History

    ... national narrative that expressed the values of the nation, what should be included? The Great Historical Clock of America...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/american-democracy-highlights-guide/creating-citizens

  3. 1776-1801: Forming a New Nation | National Museum of American History

    ... became important officers in the Revolutionary War and political leaders afterward. Joseph Ellicott's Tall Case Clock...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/american-stories/1776-1801-forming-new-nation

  4. Remembering September 11, 2001 | National Museum of American History

    ... of passersby, but everyone was kind and helpful. This clock was knocked to the ground by the impact of American Airlines...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/2010/09/remembering-september-11-2001.html

  5. What will you ask on Ask a Curator Day? | National Museum of American History

    ... learned to live by the clock. Her exhibition book, also called  On Time , was published in 2002. She is at work on a book...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/2012/09/what-will-you-ask-on-ask-a-curator-day.html

  6. The Spirograph and kinematic models: Making math touchable (and pretty) | National Museum of America

    The National Museum of American History O Say Can You See? Stories from the National Museum of American History   Blog ...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/2014/03/the-spirograph-and-kinematic-models-making-math-touchable-and-pretty.html

  7. Cannonfire, music, and tweets: Celebrating a star-spangled anniversary | National Museum of American

    ... to see what participants across the country were saying about #raiseitup , when I glanced at the clock and realized that...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/2014/06/cannonfire-music-and-tweets-celebrating-a-star-spangled-anniversary.html

  8. Keeping Khaki-Kool during World War I | National Museum of American History

    ... Mallinson decided to create and market new silk products for wear both around the clock and across the seasons, mitigating the...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/keeping-khaki-kool-during-world-war-i

  9. Live blog: Answering our favorite #AskACurator questions | National Museum of American History

    The National Museum of American History O Say Can You See? Stories from the National Museum of American History   Blog ...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/live-blog-answering-our-favorite-askacurator-questions

  10. Sewing for joy: Ann Lowe | National Museum of American History

    ... the 15 gowns, including the wedding dress. Lowe and staff worked around the clock for a week to remake the dresses. The...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/lowe

  11. All I want for Christmas is... an orange juice can, an Uncle Sam toy, and a stereoscope | National M

    The National Museum of American History O Say Can You See? Stories from the National Museum of American History   Blog ...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/object-project-elf

  12. Paul Revere's church bell from "Religion in Early America" | National Museum of American History

    ... bell later served as a town clock, ringing to wake workers, signal shift changes, and generally regulate new patterns of...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/paul-reveres-church-bell

  13. What do the Bronx, Silicon Valley, and a Colorado college town have in common? | National Museum of

    ... was used by Flash and is a representation of one of his other innovations: "clock theory." Flash would mark the records to...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/blog/what-do-bronx-silicon-valley-and-colorado-college-town-have-common

  14. Blog | Page 30 | National Museum of American History

    ... highly skilled museum professionals do? Several of them mentioned that their first task is to turn off the alarm clock. No...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/blog?page=29

  15. Blog Posts in "Musings" | National Museum of American History

    ... these highly skilled museum professionals do? Several of them mentioned that their first task is to turn off the alarm clock...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/blog?term_node_tid_depth=107&page=1

  16. Cash and Credit Registers | National Museum of American History

    ... what they dubbed a cash register. Their prototype machine had a large, clock-like face and a row of keys for entering...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/object-groups/cash-and-credit-registers

  17. Ellipsographs | National Museum of American History

    ... reminiscent of an hour hand on a clock. Attached to the bottom of the disc is an armature that can be set in various positions and...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/object-groups/ellipsographs

  18. Kinematic Models | National Museum of American History

    ... pendulum clock designed by Dutch physicist Christopher Huygens. As the width of the swing of the pendulum decreases over time...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/object-groups/kinematic-models

  19. Parallel Rules | National Museum of American History

    ... instrument and clock makers. The family was most associated with Mendham, N.J. (where a historic marker on N.J. Route 24...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/object-groups/parallel-rules

  20. Object Project | National Museum of American History

    The National Museum of American History Exhibitions On View Upcoming Past Online Traveling Patrick F. Taylor Foundation ...

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/exhibitions/object-project

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