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Patent No. 1290000, Albert F. Zahm, Calculators

Collection Creator:
Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 26
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
12/31/1918
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Curtiss-Wright Corporation Archives - Patent Files, Acc. 1987-0029, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Curtiss-Wright Corporation Records - Patent Files
Curtiss-Wright Corporation Records - Patent Files / Series 1: Patents / 1.1: United States Patents
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Keuffel & Esser 4080-3 Log Log Trig Duplex Slide Rule

Maker:
Keuffel & Esser Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
mahogany (overall material)
metal (part material)
celluloid (laminate material)
leather (case material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 cm x 33 cm x 5.8 cm; 1 3/16 in x 13 in x 2 9/32 in
Object Name:
calculating rule
slide rule
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Hoboken
Date made:
1939-1947
Subject:
Rule, Calculating  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Rose Marie Huffman
ID Number:
1992.0437.01
Catalog number:
1992.0437.01
Accession number:
1992.0437
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Trigonometry
Slide Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Keuffel & Esser 68-2047 Log Log Duplex Decitrig Slide Rule

Maker:
Keuffel & Esser Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
celluloid (laminate material)
mahogany (overall material)
metal (part material)
paper (case material)
glass (cursor material)
leather (case material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.2 cm x 33.8 cm x 7.7 cm; 1 21/32 in x 13 5/16 in x 3 1/32 in
Object Name:
slide rule
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Hoboken
Date made:
1954-1962
Subject:
Rule, Calculating  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Marvin Coolidge
ID Number:
2007.0181.01
Accession number:
2007.0181
Catalog number:
2007.0181.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Trigonometry
Slide Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Handheld Electronic Calculator Prototype - Texas Instruments Cal Tech

Maker:
Texas Instruments  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in x 4 1/4 in x 6 1/4 in; 4.445 cm x 10.795 cm x 15.875 cm
Object Name:
electronic calculator
Place made:
United States: Texas, Dallas
Date made:
1967
Credit Line:
Gift of Texas Instruments
ID Number:
CI.336000
Catalog number:
336000
Accession number:
319050
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Handheld Electronic Calculators
Exhibition:
My Computing Device
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Hewlett-Packard HP-35 Handheld Electronic Calculator

Maker:
Hewlett-Packard Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (case; keys; display cover; presentation case material)
metal (circuitry material)
paper (manual material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in x 6 in; 3.175 cm x 8.255 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
electronic calculator
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1972
Credit Line:
Gift of William Sommerwerk in memory of Miss Jeanette Fox
ID Number:
CI.335639
Accession number:
1977.0113
Catalog number:
335639
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Handheld Electronic Calculators
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Improved Willis Planimeter

Maker:
James L. Robertson & Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
celluloid (overall material)
cloth (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
case: 4 cm x 25 cm x 11.1 cm; 1 9/16 in x 9 27/32 in x 4 3/8 in
Object Name:
planimeter
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1896-1901
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charley Scott
ID Number:
1994.0356.01
Catalog number:
1994.0356.01
Accession number:
1994.0356
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Planimeters
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Contex Adding Machine

Distributor:
Bohn Duplicator Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
paper (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 cm x 21 cm x 26 cm; 4 11/32 in x 8 9/32 in x 10 1/4 in
Object Name:
adding machine
Place made:
Denmark
Place distributed:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1965
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Michael Sherman
ID Number:
1995.0018.01
Accession number:
1995.0018
Catalog number:
1995.0018.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Adding Machines
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Graphometer

Maker:
F. W. & R. King  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 8 in x 14 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 20.32 cm x 36.83 cm
overall: 7 9/16 in x 14 1/4 in x 7 15/16 in; 19.20875 cm x 36.195 cm x 20.16125 cm
Object Name:
graphometer
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1857-1875
ID Number:
1994.0377.01
Accession number:
1994.0377
Catalog number:
1994.0377.01
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Trigonometry
Surveying and Geodesy
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Kesling Pocket Adder

Patentee:
Kesling, Elmer G.  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 13.7 cm x 5 cm; 1/32 in x 5 13/32 in x 1 31/32 in
Object Name:
adding machine
Other Terms:
adding machine; Stylus Operated, Non-Listing
Place made:
United States: Missouri, St. Louis
Place patented:
United States: Missouri, Bloomfield
Date made:
1948
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert K. Otnes
ID Number:
1994.0240.01
Accession number:
1994.0240
Catalog number:
1994.0240.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Adding Machines
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Victor Automatic Calculator

Maker:
Victor Adding Machine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18.5 cm x 23.5 cm x 37 cm; 7 9/32 in x 9 1/4 in x 14 9/16 in
Object Name:
adding machine
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1959
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of David Rabinow
ID Number:
1991.0791.01
Maker number:
1535613
Accession number:
1991.0791
Catalog number:
1991.0791.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Adding Machines
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Hewlett-Packard HP-35 Handheld Electronic Calculator

Maker:
Hewlett-Packard Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (case; keys; display cover; overall case material)
metal (circuitry material)
paper (stickers material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 1 1/4 in x 3 in x 5 3/4 in; 3.175 cm x 7.62 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
electronic calculator
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1972
Credit Line:
Gift of Professor Ronald E. Zupko
ID Number:
1991.0210.01.1
Catalog number:
1991.0210.01.1
Accession number:
1991.0210
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Handheld Electronic Calculators
Exhibition:
My Computing Device
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Gradeulator Circular Slide Rule Invented by Frank J. Thomas

Maker:
Thomas, Frank J.  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (part material)
cardboard (part material)
paper (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.5 cm x 27.6 cm x 27.6 cm; 19/32 in x 10 7/8 in x 10 7/8 in
Object Name:
slide rule
Place made:
United States: Kansas, Topeka
Date made:
1973-1982
Subject:
Patented  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Wilma L. Thomas and Rita A. Dukes
ID Number:
1990.0509.01
Accession number:
1990.0509
Catalog number:
1990.0509.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Science & Mathematics
Slide Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Burroughs Calculator

Maker:
Burroughs Adding Machine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13.7 cm x 24.8 cm x 30.2 cm; 5 13/32 in x 9 3/4 in x 11 7/8 in
Object Name:
adding machine
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Date made:
1920
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
1990.0316.04
Accession number:
1990.0316
Catalog number:
333873
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Adding Machines
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Improved Calculator by Conkey And Loomis

Maker:
Conkey & Loomis  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
brass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.3 cm x 18 cm x 18 cm; 1 11/16 in x 7 3/32 in x 7 3/32 in
Object Name:
adder with carry
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Springfield
Date made:
1868
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
1990.0318.01
Accession number:
1990.0318
Catalog number:
1990.0318.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Adder
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Edson's Hygrodeik

Maker:
Lowe, Nathaniel M.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 8 1/2 in x 3 1/8 in; 33.02 cm x 21.59 cm x 7.9375 cm
part: 3/4 in x 8 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in; 1.905 cm x 21.59 cm x 8.255 cm
overall: 13 in x 8 1/2 in x 3 1/8 in; 33.02 cm x 21.59 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
psychrometer
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
ca 1866-1895
Credit Line:
Cornell College
ID Number:
PH.329004
Catalog number:
329004
Accession number:
278100
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Thermometers and Hygrometers
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Winlock and Huddleston Psychrometer

Maker:
Huddleston, John S. F.  Search this
Winlock, Joseph  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/2 in x 5 in x 2 1/2 in; 31.75 cm x 12.7 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
hygrometer
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
ID Number:
PH.314864
Catalog number:
314864
Accession number:
211531
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Thermometers and Hygrometers
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Winlock & Huddleston Psychrometer

Maker:
Huddleston, John S. F.  Search this
Winlock, Joseph  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 14 3/4 in x 8 1/2 in x 4 in; 37.465 cm x 21.59 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
psychrometer
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1873
ID Number:
PH.309319
Catalog number:
309319
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
149,176
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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1838 - Alden Sibley's Patent Model of a Calico Printing Machine

Inventor:
Sibley, Alden  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
ferrous; brass; wood; copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 1/2 in x 13 7/8 in x 14 in; 46.99 cm x 35.2425 cm x 35.56 cm
overall: 18 1/2 in x 16 in x 17 in; 46.99 cm x 40.64 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
calico printing machine patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Pawtucket
Model constructed:
before 1838-07-09
Patent date:
1838-07-09
Subject:
Patent Models  Search this
Invention  Search this
Related Publication:
Janssen, Barbara Suit. Patent Models Index
ID Number:
TE.T11398.012
Catalog number:
T11398.012
Patent number:
823
Accession number:
89797
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Patent Models, Textile Machinery
Textiles
Patent Models
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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1853 - William Wickersham's Patent Model of a Sewing Machine (leather)

Inventor:
Wickersham, William  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 12 in x 15 in; 35.56 cm x 30.48 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
sewing machine patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts
Model constructed:
before 1853-04-19
Patent date:
1853-04-19
Subject:
Patent Models  Search this
Invention  Search this
Related Publication:
Janssen, Barbara Suit. Patent Models Index
Cooper, Grace Rogers. The Sewing Machine: Its Invention and Development
Related Web Publication:
http://www.sil.si.edu/DigitalCollections/HST/Cooper/CF/view.cfm
ID Number:
TE.T06117
Catalog number:
T06117.000
Patent number:
009679
Accession number:
89797
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Patent Models, Sewing Machines
Sewing Machines
Textiles
Patent Models
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Grant Calculating Machine, Centennial Model

Maker:
Grant, George B.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (mechanism material)
wood (base material)
Measurements:
overall: 17.8 cm x 34.2 cm x 16.5 cm; 7 in x 13 15/32 in x 6 1/2 in
Object Name:
calculating machine
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
ca 1877
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert K. Otnes
ID Number:
2016.0165.01
Accession number:
2016.0165
Catalog number:
2016.0165.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Calculating Machines
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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