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Eastern If This Weren't Such a Fantastic Plane...we'd tell you about its lounges

Sponsor:
Eastern Air Lines Inc.  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Advertising, Commercial Aviation
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 57.1 × 79.7cm (1 ft. 10 1/2 in. × 2 ft. 7 3/8 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1972
Inventory Number:
A20060212000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
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Documentation, Camera, CCD, 4 Shooter

Manufacturer:
California Institute of Technology, Palomar Observatory  Search this
Materials:
Cardboard box containing engineering drawings, observing procedures, logs, reductions. Paper.
Dimensions:
Overall: 13 in. × 28 1/2 in. × 13 in. (33 × 72.4 × 33cm)
Other (Large Metal File Holder labeled "J. Gunn Robinson Lab"): 25.4 × 25.4 × 31.8cm (10 in. × 10 in. × 12 1/2 in.)
Other (Small Metal File Holder labeled "J. Gunn Cal Tech"): 25.4 × 14 × 31.8cm (10 in. × 5 1/2 in. × 12 1/2 in.)
Storage (Aluminum pallet and frame with fabric dust cover): 123.2 × 124.5 × 119.4cm, 241.3kg (48 1/2 × 49 × 47 in., 532lb.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Palomar Observatory, California Institute of Technology.
Inventory Number:
A19990211003
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
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Orient Express

Sponsor:
Air & Space Magazine  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Hypersonic plane
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 96.5 × 64.1cm (3 ft. 2 in. × 2 ft. 1 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19900800000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9267e74b2-c835-4f35-9155-fac66823c82c
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Felixstowe (NAF) F-5-L (hull only)

Manufacturer:
Naval Aircraft Factory  Search this
Materials:
Overall: Wood
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 31.6 m (103 ft 9 in)
Length: 15 m (49 ft 4 in)
Height: 5.7 m (18 ft 9 in)
Weight: Empty, 3,955 kg (8,720 lb)
Gross, 6,169 kg (13,600 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1918
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy Department.
Inventory Number:
A19240007000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
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National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e90ebb82-f16e-4063-9ab2-a29f0aa70e83
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Float, Felixstowe F5L (Left Wing)

Manufacturer:
Naval Aircraft Factory  Search this
Materials:
Wood
Varnish
Ferrous Alloy
Copper Alloy
Natural Fiber Fabric
Aircraft Dope
Dimensions:
3-D: 49.8 × 214.6 × 78.7cm (1 ft. 7 5/8 in. × 7 ft. 1/2 in. × 2 ft. 7 in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1918
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy Department.
Inventory Number:
A19240007015
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv91bfa75c9-e359-43c1-85e8-8cd4fc7cf81f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19240007015

Radio, Marconi, SE 1100, Felixstowe (NAF) F5L

Manufacturer:
Marconi Wireless Telegraph Company  Search this
Type:
AVIONICS-Communication
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1918
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy Department.
Inventory Number:
A19240007016
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98d13cbc1-03de-4749-a9e5-50a884701e06
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19240007016

James Renwick's Building Plan Recommended

Subject:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Board of Regents  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Board of Regents Committee on Buildings  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Competition  Search this
Date:
November 30, 1846
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Engineering  Search this
Architecture--Drawings and plans  Search this
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_337

Site and Planning Committee Travels to Find Architect

Subject:
Renwick, James 1818-1895  Search this
Totten, Joseph Gilbert 1788-1864  Search this
Hough, William Jervis 1795-1869  Search this
Owen, Robert Dale 1801-1877  Search this
Board of Regents Committee on Buildings  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Competition  Search this
Place:
Boston (Mass.)
New York (N.Y.)
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Date:
September 20-30, 1846
Topic:
Architects  Search this
Building  Search this
Architecture  Search this
SI Buildings, Construction  Search this
SI Buildings  Search this
Engineering  Search this
Architecture--Drawings and plans  Search this
Architecture--Design and plans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13172

Keuffel & Esser 1855 8" Drafting Triangle

Maker:
Keuffel & Esser Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11.6 cm x 19.5 cm x .1 cm; 4 9/16 in x 7 11/16 in x 1/32 in
Object Name:
triangle
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
early 20th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Brown University Department of Mathematics
ID Number:
MA.304722.08
Catalog number:
304722.08
Accession number:
304722
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Squares and Triangles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-461a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904224
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Darling, Brown & Sharpe Drafting Triangle

Maker:
Darling, Brown and Sharpe  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25.5 cm x 25.5 cm x .2 cm; 10 1/32 in x 10 1/32 in x 3/32 in
Object Name:
triangle
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Date made:
1866-1892
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Margaret van D. Rice
ID Number:
1977.0460.09
Catalog number:
336080
Accession number:
1977.0460
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Squares and Triangles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-0f1d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904234

Open Triangle

Physical Description:
plastic (xylonite) (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 cm x 20 cm; 7 7/8 in x 7 7/8 in
Object Name:
Triangle
triangle
Date made:
ca 1906
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of John A. Betcher
ID Number:
1982.0386.06
Catalog number:
1982.0386.06
Accession number:
1982.0386
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-6a6a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904242

Combination Retractable Pen and Pencil

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 cm x 1 cm x 9.5 cm; 13/32 in x 13/32 in x 3 3/4 in
Object Name:
pen
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
late 18th century
Subject:
Drawing Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
MA.316934
Accession number:
228694
Catalog number:
316934
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Pens and Pencils
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-6506-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904284

Drawing Pen

Physical Description:
german silver (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9.6 cm x .5 cm x .5 cm; 3 25/32 in x 3/16 in x 3/16 in
Object Name:
pen
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth A. Ming
ID Number:
1978.2110.09
Accession number:
1978.2110
Catalog number:
336735
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Pens and Pencils
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-58c2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904292

Dietzgen 932S Excello Dotting Instrument

Distributor:
Eugene Dietzgen Company  Search this
Physical Description:
german silver (overall material)
brass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
leather (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9.9 cm x 8 cm x 1.5 cm; 3 29/32 in x 3 5/32 in x 19/32 in
Object Name:
pen, dotting
Place made:
Germany
Place distributed:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
ca 1926
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Kenyon College Department of Physics
ID Number:
1982.0147.01
Accession number:
1982.0147
Catalog number:
1982.0147.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Pens and Pencils
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-5e2b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904301
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Howlett Protractor Signed by Elliott Bros.

Maker:
Elliott Bros.  Search this
Physical Description:
velvet (overall material)
hardwood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 cm x 27 cm x 13 cm; 1 9/16 in x 10 5/8 in x 5 1/8 in
Object Name:
protractor
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1873-1916
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Protractor  Search this
Surveying  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Russell Monroe
ID Number:
MA.314902
Accession number:
212171
Catalog number:
314902
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Protractors
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-4c34-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904311
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Leads and Needle Points in Case

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
lead (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.8 cm x .6 cm x .6 cm; 1 7/8 in x 1/4 in x 1/4 in
Object Name:
leads and points in case
pencil leads, needle points, lead case
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1940
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of William J. Ellenberger
ID Number:
1981.0933.26
Accession number:
1981.0933
Catalog number:
1981.0933.26
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Pens and Pencils
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-4c36-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904313
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Group of Two Dividers

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 cm x 9.5 cm x .8 cm; 3/8 in x 3 3/4 in x 5/16 in
Object Name:
dividers
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
18th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
MA.316931
Accession number:
219305
Catalog number:
316931
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Dividers and Compasses
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-3932-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904331
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Circular Protractor

Maker:
Eugene Dietzgen Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
german silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.5 cm x 37.2 cm x 20.3 cm; 31/32 in x 14 21/32 in x 8 in
Object Name:
protractor
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Protractor  Search this
Engineering, Mine  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Universal Oil Products, Inc.
ID Number:
1986.0662.01
Accession number:
1986.0662
Catalog number:
1986.0662.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Protractors
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-4a62-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904382
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Brown & Sharpe 510 Draftsman's Protractor

Maker:
Brown & Sharpe Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
sheet steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.5 cm x 27.5 cm x 16.8 cm; 19/32 in x 10 13/16 in x 6 5/8 in
Object Name:
protractor
Date made:
ca 1925
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Protractor  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Alice W. Smith
ID Number:
1990.0317.02
Accession number:
1990.0317
Catalog number:
1990.0317.02
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Protractors
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-4a63-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904383

Isometric Protractor Presented to Alexander Leslie

Recipient:
Leslie, Alexander  Search this
Producer:
Evans, Mortimer  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
velvet (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 cm x 33 cm x 6 cm; 1 31/32 in x 13 in x 2 3/8 in
Object Name:
protractor
Place made:
United Kingdom: Scotland
Date made:
ca 1870
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Protractor  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0474.01
Accession number:
1983.0474
Catalog number:
1983.0474.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Protractors
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-4757-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904417
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