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The Lemelson Center's oral and video history projects increase historical documentation on invention and innovation in the United States.
Above: Guitarist G.E. Smith is featured in the Electric Guitar Video Documentation Project. Smithsonian photo by Jeff Tinsley.

Full descriptions of the following collections may be found by searching the archives and manuscripts section of SIRIS, the Smithsonian Institution Research Information System. Unless otherwise noted, all collections are housed in the NMAH Archives Center. For further information, contact the Archives Center Reference Desk.

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Oral & video history documentation is listed in alphabetical order by subject of interview. Date of interview is in parentheses.

 

George Carruthers, inventor of the far-ultraviolet camera (1996)

Video footage documenting an Innovative Lives program by George Carruthers, an astrophysicist and inventor. Carruthers invented the Far-Ultraviolet Camera.

0.25 cu. ft.: containing original, master, and reference videos.

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