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Watch, Celestial Navigation, Longines, Lindbergh Hour Angle, Charles Lindbergh

Designer:
Captain Philip Van Horn Weems  Search this
Charles A. Lindbergh  Search this
Owner:
Charles A. Lindbergh  Search this
Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Distributor:
Weems System of Navigation  Search this
Materials:
metal, glass, leather
Dimensions:
3-D: 11 × 5.5 × 1.3cm (4 5/16 × 2 3/16 × 1/2 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Special Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force Museum
Inventory Number:
A20130111000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Watch, Celestial Navigation, Second-Setting, Longines-Wittnauer, PVH Weems

Designer:
Captain Philip Van Horn Weems  Search this
Owner:
Captain Philip Van Horn Weems  Search this
Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Distributor:
Weems System of Navigation  Search this
Materials:
metal, leather, glass
Dimensions:
3-D: 39 × 5 × 1.5cm (15 3/8 × 1 15/16 × 9/16 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Special Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Thackray Weems Dodds Seznec Family
Inventory Number:
A20120247000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Watch, Celestial Nav, Second-Setting, Sidereal, Longines-Wittnauer, PVH Weems

Designer:
Captain Philip Van Horn Weems  Search this
Owner:
Captain Philip Van Horn Weems  Search this
Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
leather, metal, glass
Dimensions:
3-D: 31 × 5.5 × 1.5cm (12 3/16 × 2 3/16 × 9/16 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Special Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Thackray Weems Dodds Seznec Family
Inventory Number:
A20120248000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv91649c82e-164d-476a-bba6-7e87a2fffb63
EDAN-URL:
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Online Media:

Cover, Watch, Second-Setting, Sidereal, Longines-Wittnauer, PVH Weems

Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
Plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 4.1 × 4.1 × 0.3cm (1 5/8 × 1 5/8 × 1/8 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Special Devices
Credit Line:
Gift of Thackray Weems Dodds Seznec Family.
Inventory Number:
A20120248001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Online Media:

Indicator, Turn and Bank, Movement

Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Copper Alloy
Cadmium Plating
Steel
Dimensions:
3-D: 12.1 × 6.7 × 7cm (4 3/4 × 2 5/8 × 2 3/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Myer Feldman thru Longines-Wittnauer Watch Company, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19720689000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv92bdda493-8cbf-4212-899d-ca3424b060f8
EDAN-URL:
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Online Media:

Indicator, Turn and Bank, Movement

Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Copper Alloy
Cadmium Plating
Steel
Dimensions:
3-D: 11.6 × 6.8 × 7cm (4 9/16 × 2 11/16 × 2 3/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Myer Feldman thru Longines-Wittnauer Watch Company, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19720690000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Online Media:

Indicator, Turn and Bank, Movement

Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
Copper Alloy
Steel
Cadmium Plating
Paper
Adhesive
Ink
Dimensions:
3-D: 11.4 × 6 × 6.7cm (4 1/2 × 2 3/8 × 2 5/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Myer Feldman thru Longines-Wittnauer Watch Company, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19720691000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99ab6002e-7b72-409c-9b90-39e6e2fbbe51
EDAN-URL:
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Online Media:

Indicator, Turn and Bank, Cutaway

Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
Paper
Plastic
Adhesive
Copper Alloy
Paint
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
Possible Cadmium Plating
Dimensions:
3-D: 8.3 × 8.3 × 13.5cm (3 1/4 × 3 1/4 × 5 5/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Myer Feldman thru Longines-Wittnauer Watch Company, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19720697000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9ecc3fb11-a501-4792-adb9-2063d8c5de65
EDAN-URL:
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Online Media:

Wristwatch, Hour Angle, Lindbergh, King Collection

Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
Metal, glass, and leather
Dimensions:
3-D: 22 × 3.7 × 1.1cm (8 11/16 × 1 7/16 × 7/16 in.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-People
Credit Line:
Gift of the Stanley King Family.
Inventory Number:
A20040287020
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99a165b34-1adb-4242-a6c6-f1d26deadde1
EDAN-URL:
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[Trade catalogs from Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co., Inc.]

Variant company name:
Multiple locations: Montreal, Canada ; Geneva, Switzerland  Search this
Company Name:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co., Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Longines-Wittnauer Co., Inc. ; Longines Watch Co. (Saint-Imier, Switzerland) ; A. Wittnauer Co. (New York, Chicago, Montreal, Geneva) ; Jaeger-Le Coultre (Geneva, Switzerland)  Search this
Notes content:
Watches ; aviation and technical watches ; men's and women's watches and wristwatches ; chronometers ; navigation timepieces ; automatic calibres ; Longines-Wittnauer informational bulletins about clock and watch repair etc. ; catalog announcing Longines as official watch of 1960 Olympic winter games ; Longines-Wittnauer 90th anniversary catalog including some company history
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual and histories
Black and white images
Physical description:
17 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_27601
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_27601

[Trade catalogs from A. Wittnauer Co.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1866 ; New York, Chicago, Montreal, Geneva  Search this
Company Name:
A. Wittnauer Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co. ; Longines Watch Co. (Saint-Imier, Switzerland)  Search this
Notes content:
clocks and watches ; men's and women's wrist watches ; timing watches ; stop watches ; repeating watches ; chronographs and chronometers ; aviation watches ; scientific timing equipment ; repair notes
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
7 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Scientific and optical instruments  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Optical instruments  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_42204
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_42204

[Trade catalogs from Longines Watch Co.]

Company Name:
Longines Watch Co.  Search this
Related companies:
A. Wittnauer Co. ; Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Some pieces printed in French ; Longines Watch Co. periodicals, "Topics" ; timekeeping clocks and watches for various sports/games ; Longines Chronocamera ; "Printogines," printing recorder for timing motor-car rallies ; precision clocks ; "Chronocinegines" timing apparatus
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
16 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Saint-Imier, Switzerland
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Topic:
Calculators  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_42205
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_42205

[Trade catalogs from Jaeger-Le Coultre]

Company Name:
Jaeger-Le Coultre  Search this
Related companies:
Vacheron & Constantin-Le Coultre Watches ; Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co., Inc. (New York, NY) ; Le Coultre Watch Co. (New York, NY) ; Vacheron Constantin  Search this
Notes content:
Atmos clock ; watches ; clocks ; "Portable Timekeepers and the 'Chronostat III'"
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
3 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Geneva, Switzerland
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Topic:
Clocks and watches  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_44510
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_44510

Wittnauer Military Pocket Compass

User:
Miller, Theodore E.  Search this
Maker:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co., Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
glass (face cover material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 cm x 5.5 cm; x 13/32 in x 2 5/32 in
Object Name:
compass
Place made:
United States: New York
Date made:
ca. 1940s
Subject:
Army  Search this
World War II  Search this
Related event:
World War II  Search this
ID Number:
2009.0135.01
Accession number:
2009.0135
Catalog number:
2009.0135.01
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1397316

Wittnauer pocket compass

Maker:
Longine-Wittnauer Co., Inc.  Search this
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co., Inc.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 5 in x 1 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 12.7 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
compass
ID Number:
EM.320128.02
Catalog number:
320128.02
320128
Accession number:
243908
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Online Media:

Clock, 8-Day, USAAF

Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
aluminum alloy, black plastic, glass, radium paint, red rubber
Dimensions:
Other (Face): 5.7cm (2 1/4 in.)
Approximate: 6 × 6 × 3.8cm (2 3/8 × 2 3/8 × 1 1/2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Myer Feldman thru Longines-Wittnauer Watch Company, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19720668000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9594d9fe6-de86-4c07-9501-6f7d95291cb8
EDAN-URL:
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Indicator, Turn and Bank, A-11

Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
Glass and metal
Dimensions:
Other (Face): 7.9cm (3 1/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
c.1940
Credit Line:
Gift of the Bendix Corporation
Inventory Number:
A19780408000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
General Aviation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Clock, Electric, USAF, Longines-Wittnauer, ABU VA

Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
Ferrous Alloy
Copper Alloy
Non-Magnetic Metal Alloy
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 8.3 × 8.3 × 6.4cm (3 1/4 × 3 1/4 × 2 1/2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises.
Inventory Number:
A20000895000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9aef68174-ee61-4e13-a9ff-ec1c351c5b70
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20000895000
Online Media:

Wristwatch, Hour Angle, Lindbergh, King Collection

Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
Metal, glass and leather
Dimensions:
3-D: 24.1 x 3.5cm (9 1/2 x 1 3/8 in.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-Popular Culture
Credit Line:
Gift of the Stanley King Family.
Inventory Number:
A20040287019
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98e481af0-a18b-4b26-b6a4-7279b67a54a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20040287019

Wristwatch, Hour Angle, Lindbergh, King Collection

Manufacturer:
Longines-Wittnauer Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
Metal, stainless steel, and glass
Dimensions:
3-D: 21.3 x 4.1cm (8 3/8 x 1 5/8 in.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-Popular Culture
Credit Line:
Gift of the Stanley King Family.
Inventory Number:
A20040287021
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9fb5c9cb3-bba8-4854-8726-68ec166a60ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20040287021

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