These handwritten notes (by an unidentified author) detail the process by which Linus Pauling came to National Technical Laboratories to produce his oxygen meter design and how this lead to the formation of Arnold O.…
- Personal Recollections of Arnold O. Beckman
The account focuses on the early days of Beckman's entrepreneurial endeavors, from Robert Millikan referring I. H. Lyons to Beckman for assistance with National Postal Meter Company inks through the renting of a new…
- Creator Beckman, Arnold O.
- Subject Antisemitism, E.H. Sargent and Company, Smith, G. Frederick (George Frederick), 1891-, Hydrogen-ion concentration--Measurement--Instruments, California Fruit Growers Exchange, Scientific apparatus and instruments, Millikan, Robert, 1868-1953, Beckman, Arnold O., Willard, Hobart H. (Hobart Hurd), 1881-1974, California Institute of Technology, Beckman Instruments, inc., Racism, and Bell Telephone Laboratories
This account of Howard Cary's life covers the period from his birth to his initial contact with National Technology Laboratories and brief discussion of his later involvement with pH meter development. He devotes a fair…