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Hengar Granules

Maker:
Hengar Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 12.7 cm x 6.35 cm; 5 in x 2 1/2 in
overall: 5 in x 3 in; 12.7 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
boiling chips
Hengar Granules
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
ID Number:
2004.0147.005
Accession number:
2004.0147
Catalog number:
2004.0147.005
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National Museum of American History
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Technicon Gradient Mixer (partial)

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
insulated wire (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 cm x 6.9 cm x 5.7 cm; 1 31/32 in x 2 23/32 in x 2 1/4 in
overall: 2 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in x 3 in; 6.35 cm x 8.89 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
gradient mixer
Technicon Gradient Mixer
Technicon Gradient Mixer (partial)
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
ID Number:
2004.0147.019
Accession number:
2004.0147
Catalog number:
2004.0147.019
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National Museum of American History
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Atom Model Kit

Maker:
Fisher Scientific Company  Search this
Measurements:
box: 6.9 cm x 39.7 cm x 36.2 cm; 2 23/32 in x 15 5/8 in x 14 1/4 in
overall: 14 1/4 in x 15 5/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 36.195 cm x 39.6875 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
atom model kit
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
ca 1960
ID Number:
2004.0147.023
Accession number:
2004.0147
Catalog number:
2004.0147.023
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National Museum of American History
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Spot Plate

Maker:
Coors Porcelain Company  Search this
Physical Description:
porcelain (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8.8 cm x 11.3 cm x 1 cm; 3 15/32 in x 4 7/16 in x 13/32 in
overall: 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 1.27 cm x 11.43 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
spot plate
Spot Plate
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
ID Number:
2004.0147.031
Accession number:
2004.0147
Catalog number:
2004.0147.031
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Portrait of Dr. Charles Mayer Wetherill (1825-1871)

Creator:
Wenderoth & Taylor  Search this
Subject:
Wetherill, Charles Mayer 1825-1871  Search this
Physical description:
Cartes-de-visite (card photographs); 4 x 2.5;
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1871
Before 1871
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27F_129]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_404336
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Balance

Measurements:
each pan: 1 cm x 28.3 cm; 3/8 in x 11 1/8 in
weight:;
top piece: 16.2 cm x 4.2 cm; 6 3/8 in x 1 5/8 in
overall: 68.6 cm x 72.5 cm; 27 in x 28 9/16 in
scale: 9.5 mm x 35 mm; 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in
Object Name:
Mohr's Balance
Object Type:
Balances
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
around 1900
nineteenth century
Subject:
Weights & Measures  Search this
ID Number:
CH.335524
Accession number:
321714
Catalog number:
335524
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e888-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_2954

Stormer Viscosimeter

Distributor; retailer:
Arthur H. Thomas Company  Search this
Maker:
Fisher Scientific Company  Search this
Arthur H. Thomas Company  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
birch (overall material)
aluminum (overall material)
non-ferrous metal (overall material)
Measurements:
knurl knob: 60 mm x 25 mm; 2 3/8 in x in
large cylinder: 75 mm x 97 mm; 2 15/16 in x 3 13/16 in
indicator: 24 mm; 15/16 in
base, support: 36 cm x 17.2 cm x 26.5 cm; 14 3/16 in x 6 3/4 in x 10 7/16 in
case: 40 cm x 21 cm x 29.5 cm; 15 3/4 in x 8 1/4 in x 11 5/8 in
dial: 32 mm; 1 1/4 in
overall in box: 15 13/16 in x 8 in x 11 5/8 in; 40.16375 cm x 20.32 cm x 29.5275 cm
Object Name:
Viscosimeter
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Credit Line:
Koppers Co., Inc., Metal Products Division
ID Number:
CH.336370
Accession number:
1978.0078
Catalog number:
336370
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Measuring & Mapping
Food
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-6350-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_2957
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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
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
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
Science Under Glass
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e994-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_2958
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Ultracentrifuge Rotor

Physical Description:
stainless steel (overall material)
pine (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
rotor: 12.5 cm x 18.8 cm x 15.7 cm; 4 15/16 in x 7 3/8 in x 6 3/16 in
shipping case: 39 cm x 21 cm x 22 cm; 15 3/8 in x 8 1/4 in x 8 11/16 in
overall in case: 8 3/4 in x 15 1/4 in x 8 1/4 in; 22.225 cm x 38.735 cm x 20.955 cm
Object Name:
rotor
Used:
United States: Wisconsin, Madison
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
1947
Subject:
biochemistry  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
Nobel Prize  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Wisconsin
ID Number:
CH.337002
Catalog number:
337002
Accession number:
1979.0188
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Science & Mathematics
Biotechnology and Genetics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-ee4d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_2977
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Spectrophotometer, Coleman Model 6B

Maker:
Coleman  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 17 cm x 25.8 cm x 35.6 cm; 6 11/16 in x 10 3/16 in x 14 in
overall: 6 5/8 in x 10 in x 14 in; 16.8275 cm x 25.4 cm x 35.56 cm
Object Name:
Spectrophotometer
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Maywood
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
1949-1964
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Department of Chemistry, Lehigh University
ID Number:
CH.337147
Catalog number:
337147
Accession number:
1979.0432
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e5f9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_2996
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pH Meter

Maker:
Beckman Instruments  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 22.3 cm x 28.5 cm x 26 cm; 8 3/4 in x 11 1/4 in x 10 1/4 in
overall: 8 3/32 in x 10 5/8 in x 9 1/2 in; 20.5486 cm x 26.9875 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
pH Meter
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Credit Line:
Gift of Department of Chemistry, Lehigh University
ID Number:
CH.337148
Catalog number:
337148
Accession number:
1979.0432
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e5fa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_2997
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Electric Drying Oven

Retailer:
Fisher Scientific Company  Search this
Maker:
Freas Thermo-Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 29.2 cm x 30 cm x 33 cm; 11 1/2 in x 11 13/16 in x 13 in
Object Name:
Oven
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
ID Number:
CH.337150
Catalog number:
337150
Accession number:
1979.0026
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Chemical Slide Rule

Maker:
Keuffel & Esser Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 320 mm x 51 mm x 12 mm; 12 5/8 in x 2 in x 1/2 in
overall: 12 1/2 in x 2 in x 7/16 in; 31.75 cm x 5.08 cm x 1.11125 cm
Object Name:
Slide Rule, Chemical
Place made:
United States
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
after 1933
ID Number:
CH.337236
Catalog number:
337236
Accession number:
1979.0768
Patent number:
1,930,852
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e409-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Balance

Maker:
Kohlbusch, Herman  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/8 in x 6 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 3.4925 cm x 15.5575 cm x 6.985 cm
overall: 1 9/16 in x 2 11/16 in x 6 1/8 in; 3.96875 cm x 6.82625 cm x 15.5575 cm
overall: 6 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 15.5575 cm x 6.985 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
Balance
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
late nineteenth century
Subject:
Weights & Measures  Search this
Credit Line:
University of Pennsylvania
ID Number:
CH.M-09312
Accession number:
218383
Catalog number:
M-09312
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-a02d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_376195
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Test Tube

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 11/16 in x 5/16 in; 6.82625 cm x .79375 cm
Object Name:
test tube
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Credit Line:
Gift of University of South Carolina
ID Number:
CH.315121.056
Catalog number:
315121.056
Accession number:
215563
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Artifact Walls exhibit
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1341423
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Test Tube

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 5/8 in x 5/16 in; 6.6675 cm x .79375 cm
Object Name:
test tube
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Credit Line:
Gift of University of South Carolina
ID Number:
CH.315121.057
Catalog number:
315121.057
Accession number:
215563
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National Museum of American History
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Test Tube

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 3/8 in x 5/16 in; 6.0325 cm x .79375 cm
Object Name:
test tube
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Credit Line:
Gift of University of South Carolina
ID Number:
CH.315121.060
Catalog number:
315121.060
Accession number:
215563
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edanmdm:nmah_1341427
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Test Tube

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 5/16 in; 6.35 cm x .79375 cm
Object Name:
test tube
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Credit Line:
Gift of University of South Carolina
ID Number:
CH.315121.061
Catalog number:
315121.061
Accession number:
215563
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National Museum of American History
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Test Tube

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 5/8 in x 5/16 in; 6.6675 cm x .79375 cm
Object Name:
test tube
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Credit Line:
Gift of University of South Carolina
ID Number:
CH.315121.062
Catalog number:
315121.062
Accession number:
215563
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1341434
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Test Tube

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 5/16 in; 6.35 cm x .79375 cm
Object Name:
test tube
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Credit Line:
Gift of University of South Carolina
ID Number:
CH.315121.063
Catalog number:
315121.063
Accession number:
215563
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1341435
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