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Facit ESA-0 Calculating Machine

Maker:
Atvidaberg-Facit  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20.5 cm x 34.5 cm x 33 cm; 8 1/16 in x 13 19/32 in x 13 in
Object Name:
calculating machine
Place made:
Sweden: Östergötland, Åtvidaberg
Date made:
1952
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Frances R. Zahn
ID Number:
1996.0033.01
Catalog number:
1996.0033.01
Accession number:
1996.0033
Maker number:
347409
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690209
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American Adding Machine, Model 0

Maker:
American Can Company Adding Machine Division  Search this
Physical Description:
rubber (overall material)
steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23.5 cm x 20.4 cm x 24.2 cm; 9 1/4 in x 8 1/32 in x 9 17/32 in
Object Name:
adding machine
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1916
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Colonial Life Insurance Company of America
ID Number:
MA.333921
Accession number:
304369
Maker number:
23096
Catalog number:
333921
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edanmdm:nmah_690304
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American Adding Machine, Model 0

Maker:
American Can Company Adding Machine Division  Search this
Physical Description:
rubber (overall material)
steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20.2 cm x 19 cm x 24 cm; 7 15/16 in x 7 15/32 in x 9 7/16 in
Object Name:
adding machine
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1914
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Victor Comptometer Corporation
ID Number:
MA.323606
Accession number:
250163
Maker number:
1153
Catalog number:
323606
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690303

IBM GX20-1971-0 UM/010 Flowcharting Template

Maker:
IBM  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 25.2 cm x 11.5 cm; 1/32 in x 9 29/32 in x 4 17/32 in
Object Name:
Logic Template
Date made:
ca 1975
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Prof. Michael R. Williams
ID Number:
1997.3099.04
Nonaccession number:
1997.3099
Catalog number:
1997.3099.04
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Flowcharting Templates
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_694226
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Pamphlet, Manual for the Calculating Machine Facit Model ESA-0

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .2 cm x 14 cm x 21.6 cm; 3/32 in x 5 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in
Object Name:
Pamphlet
Date made:
ca 1952-1956
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Frances R. Zahn
ID Number:
1996.0033.02
Catalog number:
1996.0033.02
Accession number:
1996.0033
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Arithmetic

Author:
Knight, E http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2015023369 http://viaf.org/viaf/21147725019364592869 http://dbpedia.org/resource/Michael_E._Knight  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80015691 http://viaf.org/viaf/29661946  Search this
Burndy Library http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83827146 http://viaf.org/viaf/149783636  Search this
Author:
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[178] pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1750
1850
Topic:
Arithmetic  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 000838 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_176861
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[Commonplace book concerning science and mathematics]

Title:
Mary Smith, science math DSI
Author:
Smith, Mary active 1766-1780 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://dbpedia.org/resource/Mimi_Smith  Search this
Author:
Baxter, Andrew 1686?-1750 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81066795 http://viaf.org/viaf/14847469/  Search this
Fletcher, Thomas active 1762-1779 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nr93037805 http://viaf.org/viaf/7266837/ http://dbpedia.org/resource/Thomas_Fletcher_(rugby_union)  Search this
Hodson, Francis d. 1812 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nr93037802 http://viaf.org/viaf/14646172/  Search this
Jones, William 1726-1800 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n84804072 http://viaf.org/viaf/10019784/ http://dbpedia.org/resource/W._D._Jones  Search this
Robinson, Nicholas Christian philosopher  Search this
Rowning, J (John) 1701?-1771 Compendious system of natural philosophy  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80015691 http://viaf.org/viaf/29661946  Search this
Burndy Library http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83827146 http://viaf.org/viaf/149783636  Search this
Bookseller:
Weinreb, Ben 1912-1999 DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85019141 http://viaf.org/viaf/109061532/  Search this
Physical description:
[303] pages : illustrations (one color) ; 33 cm
Type:
Early works to 1800
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1769
1780
Topic:
Mathematics  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Physics  Search this
Science  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001281 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_194908
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Traitté des siéges et de l'attaque des places ; Traitté de la deffense des places, between 1700 and 1707?

Title:
Fortifications DSI
Traité de la defense des places
Traité des siéges et de l'attaque des places
Traitté de la deffense des places
Author:
Vauban, Sébastien Le Prestre de 1633-1707 http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82072979 http://viaf.org/viaf/22153531/  Search this
Author:
Louis Duke of Burgundy, Dauphin of France 1682-1712 http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82272892 http://viaf.org/viaf/28437842/ http://dbpedia.org/resource/Louis,_Dauphin_of_France,_Duke_of_Burgundy  Search this
Vauban, Sébastien Le Prestre de 1633-1707 De l'attaque et de la defense des places http://viaf.org/viaf/6199153063200119320002/  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80015691 http://viaf.org/viaf/29661946  Search this
Burndy Library http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/fmo http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/dnr DSI http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n83827146 http://viaf.org/viaf/149783636  Search this
Physical description:
[230] pages, [43] leaves of plates (some folded) : illustrations (chiefly colored) ; 45 cm
Type:
Early works to 1800
Early works
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Place:
France
Date:
1700
1707
Topic:
Fortification  Search this
Geometry  Search this
Military art and science  Search this
Military engineering  Search this
Military reconnaissance  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001303 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_179164
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Dietzgen 1626 Triangular Open Divided Architect's Scale

Maker:
Eugene Dietzgen Company  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 32 cm x 2 cm; 25/32 in x 12 19/32 in x 25/32 in
Object Name:
scale rule, triangular
scale, triangular
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
ca 1920
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William J. Ellenberger
ID Number:
1981.0933.13
Catalog number:
1981.0933.13
Accession number:
1981.0933
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_692474
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Keuffel & Esser 1621P Architects' Triangular Scale

Maker:
Keuffel & Esser Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.7 cm x 32.4 cm x 3 cm; 1 1/16 in x 12 3/4 in x 1 3/16 in
Object Name:
scale rule, triangular
triangular rule
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1943–1962
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Norma P. Wieler
ID Number:
1998.0032.04
Catalog number:
1998.0032.04
Accession number:
1998.0032
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Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694127
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Triangular Open Divided Scale Signed William Minifee

Retailer:
Minifie, William  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.2 cm x 31.6 cm x 2.2 cm; 7/8 in x 12 7/16 in x 7/8 in
Object Name:
scale rule
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1847–1868
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Credit Line:
The John R. Gerwig, Jr., Collection
ID Number:
1977.1101.0019
Accession number:
1977.1101
Catalog number:
1977.1101.0019
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Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_905201
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Slide Rule

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (part material)
tape (part material)
paper (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 6.7 cm x 55.5 cm x 8 cm; 2 5/8 in x 21 27/32 in x 3 5/32 in
Object Name:
calculating rule
slide rule
Date made:
1939-1987
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Rule, Calculating  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Christopher J. Budesa
ID Number:
1999.0068.01
Accession number:
1999.0068
Catalog number:
1999.0068.01
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Slide Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694438

Keuffel & Esser 1634 Triangular Chain Scale

Maker:
Keuffel & Esser Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 cm x 32 cm x 2 cm; 13/32 in x 12 19/32 in x 25/32 in
Object Name:
triangular scale
scale rule, triangular
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Hoboken
Date made:
1913–1921
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William J. Ellenberger
ID Number:
1981.0933.12
Catalog number:
1981.0933.12
Accession number:
1981.0933
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_213159
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Keuffel & Esser 8883 Triangular Chain Scale

Maker:
Keuffel & Esser Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 32 cm x 2 cm; 25/32 in x 12 19/32 in x 25/32 in
Object Name:
scale rule, triangular
scale, triangular
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1928
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William J. Ellenberger
ID Number:
1981.0933.10
Catalog number:
1981.0933.10
Accession number:
1981.0933
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_692472
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Triangular Chain Scale

Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 32 cm x 2 cm; 25/32 in x 12 19/32 in x 25/32 in
Object Name:
scale, triangular
scale rule, triangular
Date made:
early 20th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William J. Ellenberger
ID Number:
1981.0933.11
Catalog number:
1981.0933.11
Accession number:
1981.0933
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Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_692473
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James W. Queen & Co. Triangular Offset for Architect's Rule

Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.1 cm x 9.5 cm x 2.1 cm; 13/16 in x 3 3/4 in x 13/16 in
Object Name:
scale rule, triangular
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
late 19th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Brown University Department of Mathematics
ID Number:
MA.304722.05
Accession number:
304722
Catalog number:
304722.05
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_905200
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Model for Descriptive Geometry by A. Jullien - Representation of a Line, Special Case

Maker:
Jullien, A.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6.5 cm x 7.5 cm x 6.5 cm; 2 9/16 in x 2 15/16 in x 2 9/16 in
Object Name:
geometric model
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca 1880
Subject:
descriptive geometry  Search this
ID Number:
1986.0885.01.03
Catalog number:
1986.0885.01.03
Accession number:
1986.0885
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Jullien Geometric Models
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1802185

Factor table for the first ten millions containing the smallest factor of every number not divisible by 2, 3, 5, or 7 between the limits 0 and 10017000 / by Derrick Norman Lehmer

Author:
Lehmer, Derrick Norman 1867-1938  Search this
Physical description:
1 preliminary leaf, xiv columns, 4 unnumbered columns, pages numbered 0-476 32 x 44 cm
Type:
Tables
Date:
1909
Topic:
Factor tables  Search this
Numbers, Prime  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Call number:
QA51 .L52 1909 folio
QA51.L5X 1909
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_404561

Pair of Charles Bruning 2711P Chain Scales with Drafting Machine Mounts

Maker:
Charles Bruning Company  Search this
Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .7 cm x 32 cm x 4.5 cm; 9/32 in x 12 19/32 in x 1 25/32 in
Object Name:
drafting machine rules, group of
scale rule
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1952–1959
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Norma P. Wieler
ID Number:
1998.0032.13
Catalog number:
1998.0032.13
Accession number:
1998.0032
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694136
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Vemco D-171 Pocket Architect's Scale

Maker:
Vemco Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
suede (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .3 cm x 28.3 cm x 3.8 cm; 1/8 in x 11 5/32 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
rule
scale rule
Place made:
United States: California, Pasadena
Date made:
ca 1963
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of George A. Norton
ID Number:
1990.0689.02
Accession number:
1990.0689
Catalog number:
1990.0689.02
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Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904795
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