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Depth Sounder

Maker:
Walker, Thomas F.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 4 3/4 in x 4 3/4 in; 24.13 cm x 12.065 cm x 12.065 cm
overall: 3 1/2 in x 9 5/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 24.4475 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
Sounder
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Birmingham, Birmingham
ID Number:
PH.308558
Catalog number:
308558
Accession number:
89797
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National Museum of American History
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Anemometer

Maker:
Richard, Jules Nicholas  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2 7/16 in x 3 3/4 in x 9 1/8 in; 6.19125 cm x 9.525 cm x 23.1775 cm
Object Name:
Anemometer
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Département de Ville-de-Paris
ID Number:
PH.308183
Catalog number:
308183
Accession number:
70852
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1167530
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Anemometer

Maker:
Julien P. Friez & Sons, Inc.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 21 in x 17 1/2 in; 53.34 cm x 44.45 cm
Object Name:
anemometer
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
ID Number:
PH.308181
Catalog number:
308181
Accession number:
70852
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1167540
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Meteorological Register

Maker:
Julien P. Friez & Sons, Inc.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 15 3/4 in x 13 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 40.005 cm x 34.29 cm
Object Name:
Meteorological Register
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
ID Number:
PH.308204
Catalog number:
308204
Accession number:
70852
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-134b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1167541
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Wind Direction Recorder

Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 5 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 13.97 cm
overall: 7 1/2 in x 10 5/8 in x 5 1/2 in; 19.05 cm x 26.9875 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
Recorder, Wind Dir. + Baggie
recorder, wind direction
ID Number:
PH.308193
Catalog number:
308193
Accession number:
70852
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-0281-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1167573
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Meteorological Register

Maker:
Julien P. Friez & Sons, Inc.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 22 in x 17 in; 55.88 cm x 43.18 cm
overall: 8 3/4 in x 22 3/4 in x 17 3/4 in; 22.225 cm x 57.785 cm x 45.085 cm
Object Name:
Meteorological Register
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
ID Number:
PH.308205
Catalog number:
308205
Accession number:
70852
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-0efc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1167662
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Liquid Compass

Maker:
Ritchie, Edward S.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 5/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 7 1/4 in; 9.2075 cm x 13.335 cm x 18.415 cm
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in x 5 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 19.05 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
Nautical Compass (Liquid)
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1863
ID Number:
PH.308535
Catalog number:
308535
Patent number:
38,126
Accession number:
89797
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-2469-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1167838
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Dry Card Compass

Maker:
Ball  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 9 in; 14.605 cm x 22.86 cm
overall: 7 in x 10 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 26.67 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
Nautical compass (dry card)
Nautical Compass (Dry Card)
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
ID Number:
PH.308536
Catalog number:
308536
Accession number:
89797
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National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-246a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1167839
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Octant

Measurements:
radius: 20 in; 50.8 cm
overall: 22 1/4 in x 18 5/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 56.515 cm x 47.3075 cm x 8.89 cm
overall: 3 3/8 in x 18 1/2 in x 22 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 46.99 cm x 56.8325 cm
Object Name:
Octant
Date made:
ca 1792
Credit Line:
George Andrews Thompson
ID Number:
PH.308473
Catalog number:
308473
Accession number:
93249
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f8f9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1167875
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Dry Card Compass with Binnacle

Maker:
J. White  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 30.5 cm x 18.5 cm x 15.5 cm; 12 in x 7 5/16 in x 6 1/8 in
overall: 12 1/2 in x 8 in x 7 in; 31.75 cm x 20.32 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Nautical Compass (Dry Card)
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United Kingdom: Scotland, Glasgow
Date made:
1880
ID Number:
PH.308557
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
308557
Patent number:
232,781
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-4cfd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1183799
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Thermometer

Measurements:
overall: 18.5 cm x 4.5 cm x 2 cm; 7 9/32 in x 1 25/32 in x 25/32 in
overall: 6 13/16 in x 1 3/4 in x 7/8 in; 17.30375 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
Thermometer
Place made:
United States: New York, Troy
Date made:
after 1905
Credit Line:
Warshaw Collection
ID Number:
PH.293320.3075
Accession number:
293320
Catalog number:
293320.3075
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-3828-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Recording Rain Gauge

Measurements:
overall: 69 cm x 29 cm x 29 cm; 27 5/32 in x 11 13/32 in x 11 13/32 in
overall; instrument body: 26 3/4 in x 11 5/8 in x 11 5/8 in; 67.945 cm x 29.5275 cm x 29.5275 cm
overall; rain catcher: 11 5/8 in x 9 1/4 in; 29.5275 cm x 23.495 cm
overall; chart holder: 6 5/8 in x 4 in; 16.8275 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
Recording Rain Gauge
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
ID Number:
PH.308203
Catalog number:
308203
Accession number:
70852
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-4b05-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1185141
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Barometer

Maker:
Green, James  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 37 in x 2 in; 93.98 cm x 5.08 cm
overall: 36 3/4 in x 2 in; 93.345 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
barometer
Date made:
ca 1849
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Institution
ID Number:
PH.224424
Catalog number:
224424
Accession number:
42137
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Barometers
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National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-4862-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1187572

Octant

Maker:
Desilva, William  Search this
Physical Description:
ebony (frame material)
ivory (inlay material)
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
radius: 9 5/8 in; 24.4475 cm
overall: 12 in x 9 3/4 in x 3 3/8 in; 30.48 cm x 24.765 cm x 8.5725 cm
overall: 3 3/8 in x 9 7/8 in x 12 in; 8.5725 cm x 25.0825 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Octant
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Liverpool, Liverpool
Date made:
mid 19th century
ID Number:
PH.220176
Catalog number:
220176
Accession number:
41038
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-b403-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1197567
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H. J. Green Maximum and Minimum Thermometers

Maker:
H. J. Green  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/2 in; 26.67 cm
overall: 2 3/4 in x 12 1/2 in x 3 1/8 in; 6.985 cm x 31.75 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
maximum and minimum thermometers
Thermometers
Place made:
United States: New York, Brooklyn
Date made:
after 1890
Subject:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Signal Corps
ID Number:
PH.308198
Catalog number:
308198
Accession number:
70852
70852
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-b56c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1289344
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H.J. Green Maximum and Minimum Thermometers

Maker:
H. J. Green  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2 3/4 in x 12 7/16 in x 3 1/2 in; 6.985 cm x 31.59125 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
Thermometers
Place made:
United States: New York, Brooklyn
Date made:
after 1890
Credit Line:
U.S. Signal Corps
ID Number:
PH.308199
Catalog number:
308199
Accession number:
70852
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-5b28-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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distance and velocity recorder

Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 11 in x 7 in; 27.94 cm x 27.94 cm x 17.78 cm
overall: 10 7/8 in x 11 in x 7 in; 27.6225 cm x 27.94 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
distance and velocity recorder
Object Type:
Patent Model
ID Number:
PH.308960
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
202,433
Catalog number:
308960
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-3c97-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1393125
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Range Finder

Maker:
J. J. Hicks  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 5 3/4 in x 2 5/8 in; 3.175 cm x 14.605 cm x 6.6675 cm
Object Name:
Range Finder
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London, City of London
Date made:
1870s
ID Number:
PH.308964
Catalog number:
308964
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
213,018
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-3180-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1393143
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Water Meter

Object Name:
Water Meter
Date made:
1858
ID Number:
PH.308773
Catalog number:
308773
Patent number:
22,315
Accession number:
89797
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-64d9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1411776

Thermometer

Maker:
Poulenc Freres  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in; 16.51 cm
overall: 6 5/8 in x 1/4 in; 16.8275 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
Poulenc thermometer
Thermometer
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca 1900-1923
Subject:
World War I  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Signal Corps
ID Number:
PH.308196
Catalog number:
308196
Accession number:
70852
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-9cab-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1419345
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