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[Duke and Duchess of Teck come for a demonstration : black-and-white photoprint.]

view [Duke and Duchess of Teck come for a demonstration : black-and-white photoprint.] digital asset number 1
Inventor:
Bachelet, Emile 1863-1946
Donor:
Bachelet, Albert E
Subject:
Bachelet, Emile 1863-1946
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 6.6 x 8.5 in
Type:
Photographs
Place:
London (England)
Date:
1914
1900-1910
Notes:
Apparently this duke was born Prince Adolphus of Teck, and later became the second Duke of Tech, later Adolphus Cambridge, first Marquess of Cambridge, 1868-1927. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adolphus_Cambridge,_1st_Marquess_of_Cambridge.
Summary:
The Duke and Duchess of Teck come for a demonstration of the Bachelet magnetically-levitated railway of the London laboratory; from the Daily Graphic. Some men wear top hats.
Cite as:
Emile Bachelet Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Top hats
Scientists
Demonstrations
Inventions
Magnets
Railroads
Inventors
Laboratories
Engineering
Local number:
AC0302-0000019.tif (AC Scan)
See more items in:
Emile Bachelet Collection, 1880s-1973
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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