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Title:
Celluloid Banner
Measurements:
overall: 14 1/2 in x 7 5/8 in x 1 in; 36.83 cm x 19.3675 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
Celluloid banner
celluloid banner
ID Number:
AG.104948
Catalog number:
104948
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_878835
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Set of Charts, Evans' Arithmetical Study

Maker:
R. O. Evans Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
cloth (overall material)
wood (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 90.5 cm x 68 cm x 7 cm; 35 5/8 in x 26 25/32 in x 2 3/4 in
Object Name:
charts, set of
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1897
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
2009.0086.01
Accession number:
2009.0086
Catalog number:
2009.0086.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Measuring & Mapping
Arithmetic Teaching
Science & Mathematics
Women Teaching Math
Metric System
Mathematical Charts and Tables
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-af3f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1348454

New Math Flash Cards, Subtraction

Maker:
Milton Bradley Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3.5 cm x 10 cm x 15.5 cm; 1 3/8 in x 3 15/16 in x 6 3/32 in
Object Name:
flash cards
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Springfield
Date made:
ca 1965
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Sherman L. and Marjorie A. Naidorf
ID Number:
2005.0055.06
Catalog number:
2005.0055.06
Accession number:
2005.0055
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Arithmetic Teaching
Science & Mathematics
Women Teaching Math
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-c6c1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Gas Samples for Spectroscopic Analysis

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 15 5/8 in x 14 in; 5.715 cm x 39.6875 cm x 35.56 cm
Object Name:
samples, spectroscope
ID Number:
1990.0539.39
Accession number:
1990.0539
Catalog number:
1990.0539.39
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1145276
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Wye Level

Maker:
William and Thomas Gilbert  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 3/4 in x 10 1/4 in x 25 7/8 in; 24.765 cm x 26.035 cm x 65.7225 cm
overall: 9 7/8 in x 10 1/4 in x 25 7/8 in; 25.0825 cm x 26.035 cm x 65.7225 cm
Object Name:
Wye Level
level (wye)
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1819-1831
Subject:
Surveying  Search this
ID Number:
1990.0539.43
Catalog number:
1990.0539.43
Accession number:
1990.0539
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-d433-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1145281
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Moutn Organ

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/8 in x 3 1/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 7.9375 cm x 7.3025 cm
Object Name:
symphonium
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
1990.0539.47
Catalog number:
1990.0539.47
Accession number:
1990.0539
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-d435-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1145285
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Horizontal Portable Sundial

Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 1.905 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
compass, sundial
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Timekeeping  Search this
ID Number:
1990.0421.01
Catalog number:
1990.0421.01
Accession number:
1990.0421
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Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-70c5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1104580
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Aneroid Barometer

Maker:
Kendall, Edwin  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 4 3/4 in; 12.065 cm
overall: 2 3/8 in x 5 3/4 in x 6 3/8 in; 6.0325 cm x 14.605 cm x 16.1925 cm
Object Name:
barometer, aneroid
Place made:
United States: New York, New Lebanon
Date made:
1860s
ID Number:
1990.0230.01
Catalog number:
1990.0230.01
Accession number:
1990.0230
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Measuring & Mapping
Barometers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-841a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1104545
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Mercury Wheel Barometer

Maker:
Leoni, George  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 41 in x 12 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 104.14 cm x 31.115 cm x 4.1275 cm
Object Name:
barometer, mercury
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1840s
ID Number:
1990.0112.01
Accession number:
1990.0112
Catalog number:
1990.0112.01
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Barometers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-7a84-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1419608

Celestial Globe

Physical Description:
metal, steel (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 16.7 cm x 17.1 cm; 6 9/16 in x 6 3/4 in
overall: 7 in x 6 3/4 in; 17.78 cm x 17.145 cm
Object Name:
globe
Associated place:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
ca. 1969
ID Number:
1990.0015.01
Catalog number:
1990.0015.01
Accession number:
1990.0015
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-48b1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1058212
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Moon Globe by Reploge Globes, Inc.

Maker:
Replogle Globes, Inc.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 16.7 cm x 17.1 cm; 6 9/16 in x 6 3/4 in
globe: 6 in; x 15.24 cm
overall: 6 1/2 in x 6 13/16 in; 16.51 cm x 17.30375 cm
Object Name:
globe
Place Made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1969
Credit Line:
Gift of Elton L. Howe
ID Number:
1990.0015.02
Accession number:
1990.0015
Catalog number:
1990.0015.02
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Science & Mathematics
Sputnik
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-48b2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1187792
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air sample

Measurements:
overall: 8 11/16 in x 1 in; 22.06625 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
Air Sample
ID Number:
1989.3056.01
Nonaccession number:
1989.3056
Catalog number:
1989.3056.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-06e6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1167766
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Car Tag

Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 12 in; 13.97 cm x 30.48 cm
overall: 5 7/8 in x 11 7/8 in x 1/4 in; 14.9225 cm x 30.1625 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
resource material
car tag
Credit Line:
Gift of Michael R. Harris
ID Number:
1989.3082.11
Catalog number:
1989.3082.11
Nonaccession number:
1989.3082
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-f902-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1371575
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Celestial Globe

Maker:
Schedler, Joseph  Search this
Schedler, Herman  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 46 cm x 42.1 cm; 18 1/8 in x 16 9/16 in
overall: 18 1/8 in x 16 1/2 in; 46.0375 cm x 41.91 cm
Object Name:
globe, celestial
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Jersey City
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
Geography  Search this
ID Number:
1989.0743.438
Accession number:
1989.0743
Catalog number:
1989.0743.438
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Globes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-7f7d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1184514
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Sextant

Maker:
H. Hughes & Son, Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
mahogany (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
radius: 6 in; 15.24 cm
overall in case: 5 5/8 in x 10 3/8 in x 10 9/16 in; 14.2875 cm x 26.3525 cm x 26.82875 cm
Object Name:
sextant
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1940-1945
Subject:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Steven Memoli
ID Number:
1989.0548.01
Catalog number:
1989.0548.01
Accession number:
1989.0548
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Navigation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-fc01-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1057582
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Surveyor's Compass

Maker:
Davenport, Anthony  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall length: 13 3/4 in; 34.925 cm
needle: 5 1/2 in; 13.97 cm
overall in case: 4 7/16 in x 15 7/8 in x 7 1/2 in; 11.27125 cm x 40.3225 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
surveyor's compass
Place made:
United States: Maine, Portland
Credit Line:
Elizabeth P. Berry
ID Number:
1989.0541.01
Accession number:
1989.0541
Catalog number:
1989.0541.01
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Surveying and Geodesy
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-a050-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_758693
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Dumpy Level

Maker:
Elliott Brothers  Search this
Measurements:
telescope: 7 1/8 in x 4 5/16 in x 15 in; 18.0975 cm x 10.95375 cm x 38.1 cm
case: 8 1/8 in x 5 5/8 in x 18 in; 20.6375 cm x 14.2875 cm x 45.72 cm
overall in case: 8 1/8 in x 18 in x 5 7/8 in; 20.6375 cm x 45.72 cm x 14.9225 cm
Object Name:
dumpy level
Related Publication:
Elliott Brothers. General Illustrated Catalogue, with Supplementary Lists, of Philosophical, Optical, and Mathematical Instruments
Credit Line:
Betty Lou and Howard L. Payne
ID Number:
1989.0482.01
Catalog number:
1989.0482.01
Accession number:
1989.0482
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Measuring & Mapping
Surveying and Geodesy
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-830b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_997298
Online Media:

Terrestrial Globe

Maker:
Fitz, Ellen Eliza  Search this
Ginn & Heath  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 31.4 cm; 12 3/8 in
overall: 16 1/2 in x 13 in x 13 1/2 in; 41.91 cm x 33.02 cm x 34.29 cm
Object Name:
globe
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Associated place:
United States: New York, Hastings-on-Hudson
Date made:
ca 1880
Subject:
Geography  Search this
ID Number:
1989.0410.01
Catalog number:
1989.0410.01
Accession number:
1989.0410
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Measuring & Mapping
Globes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0372-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1064799
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Locke Hand Level

Measurements:
overall in case: 6 1/4 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 15.875 cm x 4.445 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
hand level
Credit Line:
LaVerne Watkins
ID Number:
1989.0403.15
Catalog number:
1989.0403.15
Accession number:
1989.0403
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-45d9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1393285
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Tripod

Maker:
Keuffel & Esser Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 57 in x 35 in x 54 in; 144.78 cm x 88.9 cm x 137.16 cm
Object Name:
tripod
Credit Line:
LaVerne Watkins
ID Number:
1989.0403.06
Catalog number:
1989.0403.06
Accession number:
1989.0403
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-d67a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1876859

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