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Pocket Case of Drawing Instruments

Maker:
Keuffel & Esser Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
brass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
leather (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
case closed: 17.7 cm x 6.3 cm x 3.4 cm; 6 31/32 in x 2 15/32 in x 1 11/32 in
Object Name:
drawing instruments, set of
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
19th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Lawrence L. Lemire
ID Number:
MA.333924
Accession number:
304215
Catalog number:
333924
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Drawing Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1122148
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Counter, Stillman Counting Machine, U.S. Patent Office Model

Patentee:
Stillman, Paul  Search this
Maker:
Stillman, Paul  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 cm x 12.5 cm x 8.5 cm; 1 3/16 in x 4 15/16 in x 3 3/8 in
Object Name:
counter
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Place patented:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1854
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
MA.309327
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
309327
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Counters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690850
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Stage Design, Exterior of Temples

Designer:
Angelo Toselli, ca. 1765? – 1826  Search this
Medium:
Pen and bistre ink on paper
Type:
theater
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
early 19th century
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-361
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-88-361

Negative Log Book Number 7, (75-001 to 75-16353)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1975
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB07]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367104
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Microscope

Physical Description:
brass (microscope material)
wood (case material)
metal (case material)
metal (microscope material)
glass (microscope material)
Measurements:
case: 4.3 cm x 21.3 cm x 11.3 cm; 1 11/16 in x 8 3/8 in x 4 7/16 in
microscope: 19.3 cm x 3.5 cm x 6.5 cm; 7 5/8 in x 1 3/8 in x 2 9/16 in
Object Name:
microscope
Date made:
early 19th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-12958
Accession number:
287618
Catalog number:
287618.02
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1349057
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Microscope

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
case: 3 3/4 in x 9 1/16 in x 5 in; 9.525 cm x 23.01875 cm x 12.7 cm
microscope: 11 1/8 in x 3.125 cm; 28.2575 cm x 1 1/4 in
Object Name:
microscope
Date made:
mid 19th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Miss Charlotte B. Ward
ID Number:
MG.M-09725
Accession number:
174919
Catalog number:
M-09725
174919.10
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Science & Mathematics
Microscopes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1172347
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Microscope

Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 13.97 cm x 3.175 cm x 5.3975 cm
Object Name:
microscope
Date made:
mid 19th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Miss Charlotte B. Ward
ID Number:
MG.M-09730
Accession number:
174919
Catalog number:
M-09730
174919.15
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Science & Mathematics
Microscopes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1172351
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Microscope

Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 1 5/8 in x 4 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 4.1275 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
microscope
Date made:
mid 19th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Miss Charlotte B. Ward
ID Number:
MG.M-09732
Accession number:
174919
Catalog number:
M-09732
174919.17
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Science & Mathematics
Microscopes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1172352
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Microscope

Physical Description:
casting, machining (overall production method/technique)
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
velvet (overall material)
glass (overall material)
green (overall color)
black (overall color)
gold (overall color)
black (overall color)
brown (overall color)
Measurements:
assembled: 18 cm x 17.2 cm x 13.3 cm; 7 1/16 in x 6 3/4 in x 5 1/4 in
average spatial: 5.5 cm x 17.2 cm x 13.3 cm; 2 3/16 in x 6 3/4 in x 5 1/4 in
Object Name:
microscope
Date made:
19th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
MG.256202.03.2
Accession number:
256202
Catalog number:
256202.03.2
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Science & Mathematics
Microscopes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1060150
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Microscope

Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 8 3/4 in x 7 1/4 in; 27.94 cm x 22.225 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
microscope
Date made:
19th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
St. Mary's Funeral Home
ID Number:
MG.243712.01
Catalog number:
243712.01
M-10349
Accession number:
243712
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1366515
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Microscope

Maker:
Deleuil, Jean Adrien  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 4 1/8 in x 7 3/16 in; 3.175 cm x 10.4775 cm x 18.25625 cm
Object Name:
microscope
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
19th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Division of Marine Invertebrates, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
ID Number:
MG.163004.02
Catalog number:
M-9783
163004.02
Accession number:
163004
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1351331
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Microscope

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/4 in x 2.25 cm; 8.255 cm x 7/8 in
Object Name:
microscope
Date made:
mid 19th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
William Blackburne
ID Number:
MG.164882.01
Catalog number:
164882.01
M-09787
Accession number:
164882
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1366984
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Holtz-type influence machine

Measurements:
overall: 25 3/4 in x 35 3/4 in x 17 1/2 in; 65.405 cm x 90.805 cm x 44.45 cm
Object Name:
influence machine
electrostatic generator
Date made:
ca 1880
Credit Line:
from Rutgers University, thru Peter Lindenfeld
ID Number:
EM.327656
Catalog number:
327656
Accession number:
268279
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1270592
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Wimshurst-type influence machine

Measurements:
overall: 18 1/2 in x 21 1/2 in x 12 in; 46.99 cm x 54.61 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
electrostatic generator
influence machine
Date made:
ca 1920
ID Number:
EM.330309
Catalog number:
330309
Accession number:
287887
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1396915

Wimshurst-type influence machine

Measurements:
overall: 31 1/2 in x 24 1/4 in x 16 in; 80.01 cm x 61.595 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
influence machine
electrostatic generator
Date made:
ca. 1890
ca 1890
Credit Line:
from Princeton University, Department of Physics, thru Frank Shoemaker
ID Number:
EM.330656
Catalog number:
330656
Accession number:
299612
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_712393

Voss double-acting influence machine

Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 21 1/2 in x 12 in; 38.1 cm x 54.61 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
electrostatic generator
influence machine
Date made:
ca 1910
Credit Line:
from Columbia University, Department of Physics, thru Alvin P. Tramm
ID Number:
EM.322936
Catalog number:
322936
Accession number:
249200
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1269672

Nicholson revolving doubler

Maker:
W. & S. Jones  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in x 8 in; 29.21 cm x 18.415 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
Revolving Doubler
influence machine
electrostatic generator
Date made:
ca 1810
Credit Line:
from Columbia University, Department of Physics, thru Alvin P. Tramm
ID Number:
EM.323671
Catalog number:
323671
Accession number:
249200
Collector/donor number:
K3D10
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1269674
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Wimshurst-type influence machine

Measurements:
overall: 11 1/4 in x 9 3/4 in x 7 in; 28.575 cm x 24.765 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
electrostatic generator
influence machine
Date made:
ca 1925
Credit Line:
from Dunbar High School, thru Charles Lofton
ID Number:
EM.323732
Catalog number:
323732
Accession number:
252354
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1269675

Voss-type influence machine

Maker:
E. S. Ritchie & Sons  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 20 in x 12 1/2 in; 43.18 cm x 50.8 cm x 31.75 cm
Object Name:
electrostatic generator
influence machine
Date made:
ca. 1882
ca 1882
Credit Line:
from the University of Virginia, Department of Physics
ID Number:
EM.323357
Catalog number:
323357
Accession number:
251562
Collector/donor number:
297-L
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_709091

Holtz-type influence machine

Associated person:
Holtz  Search this
Maker:
Ruhmkorff, Heinrich Daniel  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 27 1/4 in x 27 1/2 in x 17 in; 69.215 cm x 69.85 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
Electrostatic Machine
electrostatic generator
influence machine
Date made:
ca 1875
ca 1870
ID Number:
EM.311761
Catalog number:
311761
Accession number:
152769
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_709270
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