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Compact fluorescent light bulb drawing
Invention stories index » Subject guide to inventors and inventions featured on this website.
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Information on documenting invention and preserving inventors' papers, and a database of invention archives in the United States and Canada.
Earl Tupper's drawing for a paint pot
Archives » Invention archives at the National Museum of American History Archives Center.
Guitarist G.E. Smith
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Guide to audiovisual material on invention at the National Museum of American History Archives Center.
Young girl plays with a Hoberman sphere
Online articles » Articles on invention and innovation.
Cover of Inventing for the Environment
Books » Books about invention from the Lemelson Center, and reading lists for historians, inventors, and students.
Robot dog playing catch
Websites » Invention-related sites for history buffs, kids, and inventors.
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