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watch

Associated person:
Galilei, Galileo  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, "brass" (watch movement material)
metal, gold (watch case material)
enameled (watch case production method/technique)
gilded (watch movement production method/technique)
Object Name:
Watch
Other Terms:
Watch; Mechanical, Spring-Driven; Pocket Watch
ID Number:
ME.317617
Catalog number:
317617
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-96f5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_851405

Hartman's Planispheric Astrolabe

Possible owner:
Galilei, Galileo  Search this
Maker:
Hartman, Georg  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22.5 cm x 16.1 cm x 1.3 cm; 8 27/32 in x 6 11/32 in x 1/2 in
Object Name:
astrolabe
Place Made:
Germany: Bavaria, Nuremberg
Date made:
1537
Credit Line:
Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
ID Number:
MA.336117
Catalog number:
336117
Accession number:
215454
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Trigonometry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-c369-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_214167
Online Media:

Key to print, group portrait of Renaissance scholars

Depicted:
Erasmus, Desiderius  Search this
Shakespeare, William  Search this
Durer, Albrecht  Search this
da Vinci, Leonardo  Search this
Raphael  Search this
Gutenberg, Johannes  Search this
Vesalius, Andreas  Search this
Luther, Martin  Search this
Galilei, Galileo  Search this
Elizabeth I Queen of England  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 35 cm x 43 cm; 13 3/4 in x 16 15/16 in
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Lithograph
Subject:
European History  Search this
ID Number:
2007.0109.45
Accession number:
2007.0109
Catalog number:
2007.0109.45
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Communications
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-3329-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1330435

Painting - Pendulum Momentum (Galileo)

Referenced:
Galilei, Galileo  Search this
Painter:
Johnson, Crockett  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (frame material)
masonite (substrate material)
wood (frame material)
Measurements:
overall: 92.5 cm x 125 cm x 3.8 cm; 36 7/16 in x 49 3/16 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
painting
Date made:
1966
Credit Line:
Ruth Krauss in memory of Crockett Johnson
ID Number:
1979.1093.08
Catalog number:
1979.1093.08
Accession number:
1979.1093
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Art
Crockett Johnson
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1ae7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694632
Online Media:

Painting - Velocity on Inclined Planes (Galileo)

Referenced:
Galilei, Galileo  Search this
Painter:
Johnson, Crockett  Search this
Physical Description:
masonite (substrate material)
wood (frame material)
metal (frame material)
Measurements:
overall: 84.3 cm x 126 cm x 2.5 cm; 33 3/16 in x 49 5/8 in x in
Object Name:
painting
Date made:
1966
Credit Line:
Ruth Krauss in memory of Crockett Johnson
ID Number:
1979.1093.30
Catalog number:
1979.1093.30
Accession number:
1979.1093
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Art
Crockett Johnson
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-37f6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694654
Online Media:

Painting - Law of Motion (Galileo)

Referenced:
Galilei, Galileo  Search this
Painter:
Johnson, Crockett  Search this
Physical Description:
masonite (substrate material)
wood (frame material)
Measurements:
overall: 62 cm x 62 cm x 4.5 cm; 24 7/16 in x 24 7/16 in x 1 3/4 in
Object Name:
painting
Date made:
1970
Credit Line:
Ruth Krauss in memory of Crockett Johnson
ID Number:
1979.1093.46
Catalog number:
1979.1093.46
Accession number:
1979.1093
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Art
Crockett Johnson
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-29a4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694670
Online Media:

Painting - Velocities and Right Triangles (Galileo)

Referenced:
Galilei, Galileo  Search this
Painter:
Johnson, Crockett  Search this
Physical Description:
masonite (substrate material)
wood (frame material)
metal (frame material)
Measurements:
overall: 124.5 cm x 63 cm x 3.8 cm; 49 in x 24 13/16 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
painting
Date made:
1972
Credit Line:
Ruth Krauss in memory of Crockett Johnson
ID Number:
1979.1093.64
Catalog number:
1979.1093.64
Accession number:
1979.1093
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Art
Crockett Johnson
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1bc0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694688
Online Media:

Discorso letto nell' aula magna della R. Università di Pisa dal rettore Silvestro Centofanti ; nel terzo centenario della di Galileo Galilei

Author:
Centofanti, Silvestro 1794-1880  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
17, [1] pages 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1864
Call number:
QB36.G2 D62 1864
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_277161

Nel trecentesimo natalizio di Galileo in Pisa XVIII febbraio MDCCCLXIV

Author:
Buonamici Prof (Francesco),) 1832-1921  Search this
Gargani, Gargano 1820-1889  Search this
Selmi, Francesco 1817-1881  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
68, [2] pages 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
History
Place:
Italy
Date:
1864
16th century
Topic:
Astronomers  Search this
Astronomy--History  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Call number:
QB36.G2 D62 1864
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_277162

Galileo Galilei, sa vie son procès et ses contemporains d'après les documents originaux : avec un portrait gravé d'après l'original d'Ottavio Leoni par Philarète Chasles

Author:
Chasles, Philarète 1798-1873  Search this
Former owner:
Kofoid, Charles A (Charles Atwood),) 1865-1947 DSI  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[4], VIII, 286, [2] pages portrait 18 cm
Type:
Biography
Biographies
Place:
Italy
Date:
1862
Topic:
Astronomers  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Call number:
QB36.G2 C48 1862
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_277379

Archives Center Portrait Collection

Creator:
Brogi, Giacomo  Search this
Archives Center, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Memmert, Heinrich  Search this
Reichard & Lindner.  Search this
Names:
Galilei, Galileo  Search this
Gauss  Search this
Gelatini  Search this
Gilbert, William  Search this
Gooch, Frank Austin  Search this
Gorsh-Beraner  Search this
Graefe  Search this
Grimaldi, Francesco Marie, 1618-1663  Search this
Hell, Maximillian  Search this
Helvetius  Search this
Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878  Search this
Herschel, John F. W., Sir  Search this
Land, Edwin H.  Search this
Von Guericke, Otto  Search this
Extent:
0.1 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Engravings
Date:
19th-20th centuries
Scope and Contents:
Miscellaneous portraits of scientists and other prominent persons, including original engravings, photoprints, and copy photoprints.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged alphabetically.
Biographical / Historical:
This is an artifical collection of photographic portraits of a variety of personages.
Provenance:
Unidentified sources. Found in collections, 1991.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
There may be usage or copyright restrictions on some material in this collection. Reproduction fees for commercial use.
Topic:
Portraits -- Scientists  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Engravings
Citation:
Archives Center Portrait Collection, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0392
See more items in:
Archives Center Portrait Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0392
Online Media:

Trattato del compasso di proporzione composto da Giovanni Marchelli della compagnia di Gesu' ad istruzione de' signori convittori del Collegio de' nobili di Milano e dedicato A S.E. il Signor Marchese Giacomo Maria Brignole

Title:
Marchell Compasso di propor DSI
Author:
Marchelli, Giovanni 1713-1764  Search this
Publisher:
Galeazzi, Giuseppe  Search this
Subject:
Jesuits Education  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 352, [16] pages ; [1] folded leaf of plates illustrations 21 cm. (8vo)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Early works
Date:
1759
Topic:
Compasses (Mathematical instruments)  Search this
Drawing--Study and teaching  Search this
Mathematical instruments  Search this
Military art and science  Search this
Call number:
QA77 .M3 1759
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1004730

Intorno alle opere scientifiche di Galileo Galilei nella edizione nazionale sotto gli auspicii di S.M. il Re d'Italia Antonio Favaro

Author:
Favaro, Antonio 1847-1922  Search this
Subject:
Galilei, Galileo 1564-1642  Search this
Physical description:
pages [1-3], 130-204 25 cm
Type:
Books
Bibliography
Date:
1899
Call number:
Z8321 .F38 1899
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_970932

Mathematical discourses concerning two new sciences relating to mechanicks and local motion, in four dialogues By Galileo Galilei ... ; with an appendix concerning the center of gravity of solid bodies. Done into English from the Italian, by Tho. Weston ... and now publish'd by John Weston

Title:
Galileo Galilei, Weston DSI
Galilaeus His dialogues
Galilaeus's Dialogues
Author:
Galilei, Galileo 1564-1642  Search this
Former owner:
Andrade, E. N. da C (Edward Neville da Costa) 1887-1971 DSI  Search this
Author:
Weston, John Master of the Academy at Greenwich  Search this
Weston, Thomas Master of the Academy at Grenwich  Search this
Physical description:
xi, [1], 497 [id est 490], [3] pages ill 26 cm. (4to)
Type:
Early works to 1800
Early works
Date:
1730
Topic:
Kinematics  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Motion  Search this
Physics  Search this
Call number:
QA33 .G2813 1730X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_955279

[Sōzein ta phainomena] essai sur la notion de théorie physique de Platon á Galilée par Pierre Duhem

Author:
Duhem, Pierre Maurice Marie 1861-1916,  Search this
Physical description:
143 pages 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1908
Topic:
Physics--Philosophy  Search this
Naturwissenschaften  Search this
Call number:
QC6 .D787Z
QC6.D787Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_287012

Galileo Galilei letter to Nicolas Peiresc, 1635 May 12

Author:
Galilei, Galileo 1564-1642  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Knight, Kenneth K. DSI  Search this
Correspondent:
Peiresc, Nicolas Claude Fabri de 1580-1637  Search this
Author:
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 item (4 pages) ; 28 cm
Type:
Early works to 1800
Correspondence
Manuscripts (documents).)
Records and correspondence
Sources
Date:
1635
Topic:
Clocks and watches  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 562 A
MSS 000562 A
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_169851

Letter

Author:
Riccardi, Gabriello  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Author:
Galilei, Galileo 1564-1642  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf)
Type:
Manuscripts
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1633
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001207 A
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_178298

Rapport sur le procès de Galilée et commencement de ce procès

Title:
Contre Galileo Galilei
Procès de Galilée
Addressee:
Napoleon I Emperor of the French 1769-1821  Search this
Correspondent:
Castelli, Benedetto 1577 or 1578-1643  Search this
Galilei, Galileo 1564-1642  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Author:
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
33 unnumbered pages ; 33 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Trials, litigation, etc
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1811
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001262 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_178436

Papers

Author:
Galilei, Vincenzo 1606-1649  Search this
Donor:
Dibner, Bern DSI  Search this
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Author:
Galilei, Galileo 1564-1642  Search this
Nardi, Giovanni ca. 1580-1655  Search this
Burndy Library Manuscripts Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
3 items
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Manuscripts (documents).)
Sources
Date:
1619
1619-1649
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
History  Search this
Science  Search this
Technology  Search this
Call number:
MSS 000561 A
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_195058

Galileo Galilei

Subject:
Galilei, Galileo 1564-1642  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Solar system
Topic:
Astronomy--History  Search this
Physics  Search this
Religion and science  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-1803]
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
Copyright Not Evaluated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_383182

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