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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2013) 43 (3): 281–333.
Published: 01 June 2013
... bourgeois Europe contributing to this rapid assimilation of revolutionary, intellectual work is examined from the point of view of material culture. Emphasis is placed on Neo-Idealist abstraction in urban decoration and design, with a focus on Oriental carpets, wallpaper, and electrical lighting. Elements...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2008) 38 (2): 173–221.
Published: 01 May 2008
... members, plus graduate students. Roberts took a mod- est corner office. He favored austerity (no rugs or carpets on the floors, even in the director s office) and informality. He noticed that people tended to gather in the stairwells and in the relatively short corridors, something that would guide his...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1991) 21 (2): 317–397.
Published: 01 January 1991
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1984) 14 (2): 201–230.
Published: 01 January 1984
... struck a responsive chord in Wood. The design of his regional earthquake program, now "on the carpet"?according to Day?rested on determin ing the epicenters and depths of local shocks, and neither Wood nor his assistants could match Gutenberg's experience in this area. "We need Gutenberg more than Europe...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (1966) 11: 139–149.
Published: 01 January 1966
... specimens of their fabricates. Visitors pay a trifle for entrance. The factures and fabricats are mostly for sale. A large piece of carpeting worked with the hand (10 ft. square) for 300 gld. = $150. Visited the porcelain fabric. Introduced ourselves to Prof. Baumgarten 8c found him polite 8c agreeable. He...