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Chronometer assembly

Collection Creator:
Hanson, Jon  Search this
Hamilton Watch Company.  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Scanned image, AC1122-00000007.tif
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Hamilton Watch Company Photographs, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Jon and Jennifer Hanson Watch and Clock Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1122-ref36

Bond Marine Chronometer

Maker:
Bond, William C.  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
lead (weights material)
glass (top material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 6 1/8 in; 30.48 cm x 15.5575 cm
Object Name:
chronometer, marine
chronometer, box
chronometer
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
ca 1812-1815
ID Number:
ME.318981
Catalog number:
318981
Accession number:
230288
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Time and Navigation, National Air and Space Museum
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National Museum of American History
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chronometer, "synchro-clock"

Measurements:
overall: 19 cm x 27.5 cm x 25 cm; 7 15/32 in x 10 13/16 in x 9 27/32 in
overall: 7 3/8 in x 10 3/4 in x 10 in; 18.7325 cm x 27.305 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Chronometer, "Synchro-Clock"
ID Number:
2001.0162.02
Catalog number:
2001.0162.02
Accession number:
2001.0162
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Bond Box Chronometer

Measurements:
overall: 11 5/16 in x 13 1/16 in x 11 3/16 in; 28.702 cm x 33.1978 cm x 28.448 cm
overall in case: 11 1/4 in x 10 15/16 in x 11 in; 28.575 cm x 27.78125 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
chronometer, contact
ID Number:
2001.0162.01
Catalog number:
2001.0162.01
Accession number:
2001.0162
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1184053
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Charles Frodsham Box Chronometer

Maker:
Charles Frodsham  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
bezel - from catalog card: 4 3/16 in; 10.668 cm
backplate - from catalog card: 2 3/16 in; 5.588 cm
overall: 2 3/4 in x 4 1/4 in; 6.985 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
box chronometer, without case
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1838-1843
Credit Line:
Department of the Navy. Bureau of Ships
ID Number:
ME.314267
Catalog number:
314267
Accession number:
198140
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Time and Navigation, National Air and Space Museum
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Thomas Earnshaw Box Chronometer

Maker:
Earnshaw, Thomas  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 7/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 7.3025 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
box chronometer without case
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca 1798
ID Number:
1984.0416.013
Accession number:
1984.0416
Catalog number:
1984.0416.013
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Molyneux & Sons Box Chronometer

Maker:
Molyneaux & Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
bezel - from catalog card: 4 in; 10.16 cm
backplate - from catalog card: 2 29/32 in; 7.366 cm
overall: 2 1/8 in x 4 1/2 in; 5.3975 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
box chronometer, without case
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1835-1842
Credit Line:
Department of the Navy. Bureau of Ships
ID Number:
ME.314266
Catalog number:
314266
Accession number:
198140
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Time and Navigation, National Air and Space Museum
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Arnold & Dent Box Chronometer

Manufacturer:
Arnold & Dent  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
mahogany (container material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/8 in x 6 1/2 in x 6 in; 15.5575 cm x 16.51 cm x 15.24 cm
overall - from catalog card: 6 1/8 in x 6 in x 6 3/4 in; 15.5575 cm x 15.24 cm x 17.145 cm
Object Name:
Chronometer
Box Chronometer
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1839
Credit Line:
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
ID Number:
ME.314612
Catalog number:
314612
Accession number:
206050
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Time and Navigation, National Air and Space Museum
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National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Parkinson & Frodsham Box Chronometer

Maker:
Parkinson & Frodsham  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
wood (container material)
Measurements:
overall - box: 7 1/8 in x 7 in x 6 3/8 in; 18.0975 cm x 17.78 cm x 16.1925 cm
overall - key: 3 in x 1 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 7.62 cm x 3.175 cm x 1.905 cm
dial - from catalog card: 3 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm
box - from catalog card: 6 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in; 16.51 cm x 16.51 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
box chronometer
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca 1840
ID Number:
ME.336641
Catalog number:
336641
1978.0161.02
Accession number:
1978.0161
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John Roger Arnold Box Chronometer

Maker:
John Roger Arnold  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (part: material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 9.525 cm
Object Name:
box chronometer without case
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca 1825
ID Number:
1984.0416.014
Accession number:
1984.0416
Catalog number:
1984.0416.014
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Hamilton No. 1 Box Chronometer

Maker:
Hamilton  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
glass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall - chronometer case: 7 1/2 in x 8 in x 7 3/4 in; 19.05 cm x 20.32 cm x 19.685 cm
overall - carrying case: 9 1/2 in x 12 in x 10 in; 24.13 cm x 30.48 cm x 25.4 cm
overall - from catalog card: 7 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in; 19.05 cm x 19.05 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
chronometer
box chronometer
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Lancaster
Date made:
1941
1956
Credit Line:
Department of the Navy. Bureau of Ships
ID Number:
ME.314825
Catalog number:
314825
Accession number:
210893
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Wm. Bond & Son Box Chronometer

Maker:
Wm. Bond & Son  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
wood (container material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 10 3/4 in x 11 in; 27.94 cm x 27.305 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
box chronometer
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
ca 1870
ID Number:
ME.314839
Catalog number:
314839
Accession number:
210897
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edanmdm:nmah_1277030
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Howells, Barraud & Jamison Marine Chronometer

Maker:
Jamison, George  Search this
Barraud, Paul Philip  Search this
Howells, William  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
glass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
jewels (overall material)
Measurements:
wooden box - from catalog card: 5 3/8 in x 6 1/4 in x 6 1/4 in; 13.6525 cm x 15.875 cm x 15.875 cm
overall: 5 1/4 in x 6 3/4 in x 6 3/8 in; 13.335 cm x 17.145 cm x 16.1925 cm
Object Name:
box chronometer
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1802
ID Number:
ME.322384
Accession number:
247659
Catalog number:
322384
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Chronometer

Measurements:
chronometer: 5 in; x 12.7 cm
wood case: 7 in x 7 in x 7 in; 17.78 cm x 17.78 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Chronometer
ID Number:
TR.336745
Catalog number:
336745
Accession number:
1978.2282
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Chronometer

Collection Creator:
Boyden, Uriah A. (Uriah Atherton), 1804-1879  Search this
Francis, Joseph Sidney  Search this
Schultze, Bernhard  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
circa 1856
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rules may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply.
Collection Citation:
Uriah A. Boyden Papers, 1806-1879, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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case, chronometer

Object Name:
case, chronometer
ID Number:
ME.318849.11
Catalog number:
318849.11
Accession number:
230288
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case, chronometer

Object Name:
case, chronometer
ID Number:
ME.318849.10
Catalog number:
318849.10
Accession number:
230288
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case, chronometer

Object Name:
case, chronometer
ID Number:
ME.318849.07
Catalog number:
318849.07
Accession number:
230288
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case, chronometer

Object Name:
case, chronometer
ID Number:
ME.318849.08
Catalog number:
318849.08
Accession number:
230288
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case, chronometer

Object Name:
case, chronometer
ID Number:
ME.318849.09
Catalog number:
318849.09
Accession number:
230288
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Data Source:
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