WorldCat Identities

Lake, Simon 1866-1945

Overview
Works: 23 works in 45 publications in 1 language and 2,001 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Interviewee
Classifications: G700 1931, 919.8
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posthumous Publications by Simon Lake, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Simon Lake
Under the North Pole : the Wilkins-Ellsworth Submarine Expedition by George H Wilkins ( Book )
6 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Account of events leading to the preparation of the submarine Nautilus, 1931
The submarine in war and peace; its developments and its possibilities by Simon Lake ( Book )
7 editions published in 1918 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Submarine; the autobiography of Simon Lake as told to Herbert Corey by Simon Lake ( Book )
8 editions published between 1938 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Safe submarine vessels and the future of the art by Simon Lake ( )
2 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The submarine versus the submersible by Simon Lake ( Book )
1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Audio materials, 1938-1939 by Joseph Nathan Kane ( Recording )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Recordings of the radio program Famous first facts, produced by Joseph Nathan Kane, the author of the Famous first facts books. The program was broadcast over the Mutual network Aug. 1, 1938 - July 13, 1939. An additional program is marked Chicago audition and dated Nov. 28, 1945. In interview format, with occassional historical dramatizations. Persons interviewed include Frank E. Vanderhoof, author of the National industrial recovery act of 1933; Anna Jarvis, founder of Mother's Day; J. Searle Dawley, early motion picture director; Mahonri Young, sculptor and grandson of Brigham Young; W.C. Handy, musician; Simon Lake, inventor of the modern-day submarine; Julia C. Stimson, first woman Major in the Army Nursing Corps; S.S. McClure, cartoonist; G. Robert Vincent, collector of recordings of famous people; Thomas J. Valentino, creator of recorded sound effects; James Brendan Connolly, medal winner in the 1896 Olympics; Horace M. Albright, conservationist; Glenn L. Martin, airplane designer and builder; Louise Arner Boyd, polar explorer. On-air interviewer for most of the programs is Tom Slater
to Miss Kenyon by Simon Lake ( )
1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This item is a letter from Simon Lake, expressing his regrets that he was not at liberty to come and give a talk about submarine navigation. The letter is addressed to "Miss Kenyon," presumably Eliza Elvira Kenyon, Eleanor Stimson Brooks's great-aunt and the headmistress of a girls' seminary in Plainfield, N.J
Letter, 1920 January 19, Milford, Conn., to K.W. McNeil, New York, New York by Simon Lake ( )
1 edition published in 1920 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Has received a letter from Kenneth Foss asking Lake to work on the "Florence", the Spanish galleon sunk in 1588; includes paper with engravings depicting a Spanish galleon and a 1586 piece of eight
On the "Polar Star" in the Arctic Sea : with the statements of Commander U. Cagni upon the sledge expedition to 83.34 north, 3p Sverdrup, Harald Ulrik, 1888- by George H Wilkins ( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Commercial possibilities of the submarine by Simon Lake ( )
1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Modern submarines in war and peace by Simon Lake ( Book )
1 edition published in 1916 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters sent by Simon Lake ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Collection consists of 2 letters sent by Simon Lake of Milford, Conn.: one to Henry Woodhouse dated August 1, 1921 regarding the commercial possibilities of submarines; and one to the Editor of the Los Angeles Times dated November 6, 1934 regarding Lake's contract for the recovery of the H.M.S. Hussar
[First flight cover : to] H. Bauer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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