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Microscope No. 23175 - Associated with the Laboratory of the United States Marine Hospital Service

Maker:
Zeiss, Carl  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
case: 14 3/4 in x 7 1/8 in x 8 1/4 in; 37.465 cm x 18.0975 cm x 20.955 cm
microscope: 12 5/8 in x 3 5/8 in x 5 1/2 in; 32.0675 cm x 9.2075 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
microscope
Place made:
Germany: Thuringia, Jena
Date made:
ca 1890 - 1904
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from U.S. Department of Health, Education & Welfare. Public Health Service
ID Number:
1980.0349.06
Accession number:
1980.0349
Catalog number:
1980.0349.06
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Microscopes
The Antibody Initiative
Health & Medicine
Antibody Initiative: Infectious Disease, Allergy, and Immunotherapy Collections
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Spectrograph

Measurements:
overall: 74 in x 140 in x 24 in; 187.96 cm x 355.6 cm x 60.96 cm
Object Name:
spectrograph
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date made:
1913
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
National Bureau of Standards
ID Number:
PH.328727.01
Catalog number:
328727.01
Accession number:
275807
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Leeuwenhoek Microscope (Replica)

Object Name:
Microscope
Other Terms:
Microscope; Medicine
Date made:
1961
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-09841.02
Accession number:
236657
Catalog number:
M-09841.02
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Leeuwenhoek Microscope (Replica)

Object Name:
Microscope
Other Terms:
Microscope; Medicine
Date made:
1961
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-09841.01
Catalog number:
M-09841.01
Accession number:
236657
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Optical Apparatus

Maker:
Lerebours  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in; 34.29 cm
overall; each: 13 1/2 in x 4 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 12.065 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
optical apparatus
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca 1829
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Military Academy
ID Number:
PH.315658
Catalog number:
315658
Accession number:
217544
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Science & Mathematics
Optics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Conical Lens

Maker:
Grunow, William  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 15 3/4 in; 40.005 cm
overall: 16 1/4 in x 7 in x 3 1/2 in; 41.275 cm x 17.78 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
optical apparatus
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1870-1895
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Military Academy
ID Number:
PH.315761
Catalog number:
315761
Accession number:
217544
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Optical Apparatus

Measurements:
overall: 16 1/8 in x 4 3/8 in x 9 3/4 in; 40.9575 cm x 11.1125 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
optical apparatus
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
PH.315643
Catalog number:
315643
Accession number:
217544
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Optical Apparatus

Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 10 in; 43.18 cm x 25.4 cm
overall: 17 1/4 in x 10 in; 43.815 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Optical Apparatus
optical apparatus
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
United States Military Academy
ID Number:
PH.316422
Catalog number:
316422
Accession number:
223721
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Metal Disintegration Machining System for Three Mile Island Nuclear Reactor Vessel

Maker:
PCI Energy Services, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
graphite (electrodes in cutting head material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
upper shaft of arm, diam.: 4 7/16 in; 11.27125 cm
top of middle tube clamp to axis of pivot arm: 13 3/4 in; 34.925 cm
top of cutting head box to axis of pivot arm: 55 7/8 in; 141.9225 cm
total radius of swinging arm: 79 5/8 in; 202.2475 cm
power cable conductor diam.: 9/16 in; 1.42875 cm
overall height: 108 in; 274.32 cm
cutting head box height: 23 3/4 in; 60.325 cm
top of cutting head box to top of middle tube clamp: 42 1/2 in; 107.95 cm
top of middle tube clamp to top of tubes: 42 in; 106.68 cm
cutting head box: 23 3/4 in x 13 1/8 in x 11 5/8 in; 60.325 cm x 33.3375 cm x 29.5275 cm
cutting head jaws (electrodes) (outside length): 7 in; 17.78 cm
cutting head jaws opening (retracted): 3 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm
cutting head jaw plate thickness: 1/4 in; .635 cm
Object Name:
metal disintegration machining (MDM) system
Date made:
1988-1989
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
ID Number:
2012.0171.01
Accession number:
2012.0171
Catalog number:
2012.0171.01
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Medicine and Science: Modern Physics
Energy & Power
Science & Mathematics
Modern Physics
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Sections of Magnets for Superconducting Super Collider

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
copper (overall material)
cardboard (overall material)
plexiglas (overall material)
iron (overall material)
insulation (overall material)
Measurements:
baseplate under lower support arm: 18 in; 45.72 cm
upper plexiglas disk: 28 in; 71.12 cm
upper yoke assembly: 13 3/8 in; 33.9725 cm
beam pipe: 1 5/8 in; 4.1275 cm
center-to center of magnet assemblies (vertical): 33 3/4 in; 85.725 cm
vacuum cylinder; rear edge of front junction ring to rear edge of cylinder: 13 11/16 in; 34.76625 cm
overall: 75 1/2 in; 191.77 cm
arm carrying upper magnet section: 39 1/16 in; 99.21875 cm
arm carrying lower magnet section: 39 in; 99.06 cm
front of disk clamp to front edge of cardboard cylinder: 18 3/8 in; 46.6725 cm
Object Name:
short section of parallel pair of Superconducting Super Collider (SSC) dipole magnets in their vacuum vessels (display model)
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
US Department of Energy Superconducting Super Collider (SSC) Laboratory
ID Number:
2012.0186.01
Accession number:
2012.0186
Catalog number:
2012.0186.01
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Medicine and Science: Modern Physics
Energy & Power
Science & Mathematics
Modern Physics
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-ff2a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Retort

Maker:
Jena Glasswork, Schott & Associates  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
tube: 38 cm; 14 15/16 in
overall: 19 cm x 44.5 cm x 13.7 cm; 7 1/2 in x 17 1/2 in x 5 3/8 in
Object Name:
retort
Retort
Date made:
after 1884
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. John C. Bailar, Jr.
ID Number:
CH.336524
Accession number:
1977.0602
Catalog number:
336524
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Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Absorption apparatus

Measurements:
overall: 7 1/4 in x 5 in; 18.415 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
absorption apparatus
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania
ID Number:
CH.316244
Catalog number:
316244
Accession number:
217523
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Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Kipp Gas Generator

Maker:
Kipp & Zonen  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25 in x 7 1/2 in; 63.5 cm x 19.05 cm
overall: 23 7/8 in x 7 5/8 in; 60.6425 cm x 19.3675 cm
Object Name:
gas generator
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania Chemistry Lab
ID Number:
CH.316259.01
Accession number:
217523
Catalog number:
316259.01
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Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Modified Florence flask

Maker:
Corning Incorporated  Search this
Physical Description:
pyrex glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 4 1/2 in; 22.86 cm x 11.43 cm
overall: 8 7/8 in x 8 in x 5 1/4 in; 22.5425 cm x 20.32 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
Florence Flask with Side Connection
Date made:
1931-1959
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Department of Defense, U.S. Military Academy
ID Number:
CH.316436
Catalog number:
316436
Accession number:
223721
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Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e172-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Kjeldahl flask

Maker:
Jena Glasswork, Schott & Associates  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 3 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 8.89 cm
overall: 11 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 29.21 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
flask
Date made:
after 1884
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Department of Defense, U.S. Military Academy
ID Number:
CH.316441
Catalog number:
316441
Accession number:
223721
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e0ea-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Retort

Maker:
Kavalier, Josef  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12.8 cm x 8.3 cm x 43.8 cm; 5 1/16 in x 3 1/4 in x 17 1/4 in
overall: 5 in x 3 7/16 in x 17 1/8 in; 12.7 cm x 8.73125 cm x 43.4975 cm
Object Name:
retort
Place made:
Czechoslovakia
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Stevens Institute of Technology
ID Number:
CH.316874.10
Catalog number:
316874.10
Accession number:
222983
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Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Burning Mirror (replica)

Originator:
Priestley, Joseph  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 12 1/2 in; 43.18 cm x 31.75 cm
Object Name:
brass reflector on stand
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
ID Number:
CH.316959
Catalog number:
316959
Accession number:
229395
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Joseph Priestley
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e5cd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Burning Glass (replica)

Maker of original instrument:
Parker, William  Search this
Maker:
Eichner, Laurits Christian  Search this
Physical Description:
cherry wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
large glass: 8 1/2 in; 21.59 cm
overall: 25 in; 63.5 cm
small glass: 4 in; 10.16 cm
Object Name:
double-lens burning glass (replica)
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
ID Number:
CH.319022
Catalog number:
319022
Accession number:
236089
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Joseph Priestley
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-ed42-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Retort

Used by:
Priestley, Joseph  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 17 3/4 in x 6 in; 45.085 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
retort
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Frances D. Priestley
ID Number:
CH.315342
Catalog number:
315342
Accession number:
13305
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Joseph Priestley
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e410-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Retort

Used by:
Priestley, Joseph  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 28 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in; 72.39 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
retort
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Frances D. Priestley
ID Number:
CH.315343
Accession number:
13305
Catalog number:
315343
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Joseph Priestley
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e1eb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1762

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