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Robert M. Johanns Bridge Robot design drawings

 Item — Box: Individual Manuscripts
Identifier: 118.2166
This file documents the creation of a "Bridge Robot" playing card tile sorting device designed by Robert M. Johanns (1897-1971), who resided in Rochester, New York and worked as an engineer for General Electric. These pages include notes, sketches, and detailed diagrams of the parts to his "Bridge Robot." Accompanying these documents is a provenance letter with biographical details on Johanns from his nephew, Paul Scheeler, dated 2018.

Dates

  • 1938

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1 Files (Housed with Individual Manuscripts.)

Related Materials

The Strong also houses Johanns' "Bridge Robot" in its museum collections (Object ID 118.2162

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Repository Details

Part of the Brian Sutton-Smith Library and Archives of Play at The Strong Repository

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