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Top 20 exhibits at the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution

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The National Museum of American History is the preservation center for the heritage of the US. The museum is located on National Mall, Washington D.C.

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George Washington's Camp Chest Report Abuse
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Alexander Graham Bell's Telephone Report Abuse
This is one of the two sets of telephone used by Alexander Graham Bell for his demonstration between on the 26th November 1876 between Boston and Salem.
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1926 Ford Model T Report Abuse
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Thompson Submachine Gun Model 1928 Report Abuse
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Multibladed Folding Knife From Around 1880 Report Abuse
With 100 blades, this is the precursor to all Swiss army knives. There is also a .22 caliber revolver included in the design.
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Nier Mass Spectrograph Report Abuse
The Nier Mass Spectrograph was built by Alfred Nier to test the theory of nuclear fission.
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The Bionic Skeleton YORICK Report Abuse
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Niagara Falls Original Turbines Report Abuse
The wood models showcased were part of the technical proposal by the Swiss firm Faesch & Piccard for the design of the turbines of the Niagara Falls.
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Thomas Arithmometer Report Abuse
This is the first model of the first commercial calculating machine.
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The First Atomic-Beam Clock Report Abuse
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Ferrel Tide Predictor Report Abuse
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IAS Computer Report Abuse
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An Early Manpack Global Positioning System Receiver Report Abuse
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Thacher Cylindrical Slide Rule Report Abuse
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1931 Iron Lung/Respirator Report Abuse
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Carrier Centrifugal Refrigeration Compressor Report Abuse
One of the first Refrigerators made by Carrier.
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AbioCor Total Artificial Heart Report Abuse
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Beckman DU Spectrophotometer Report Abuse
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Hartman's Planispheric Astrolabe Report Abuse
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Showcase of Numerous Early “Quack” Medical Remedies Report Abuse
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