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Spitz Planetarium

Inventor:
Spitz, Armand  Search this
Maker:
Spitz Laboratories, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
plywood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 94 in x 60 in x 28 in; 238.76 cm x 152.4 cm x 71.12 cm
Object Name:
planetarium
Place Made:
United States: Delaware, Yorklyn
Date made:
ca 1960
Subject:
Astronomy  Search this
Credit Line:
Montgomery College
ID Number:
1988.0477.01
Accession number:
1988.0477
Catalog number:
1988.0477.01
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Sputnik
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-2b1d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1183743

Trippensee Planetarium

Maker:
Trippensee Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 34.6 cm x 18.4 cm x 50.2 cm; 13 5/8 in x 7 1/4 in x 19 3/4 in
overall, mounted: 14 in x 24 in x 10 in; 35.56 cm x 60.96 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
planetarium
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Subject:
Astronomy  Search this
ID Number:
1998.0224.01
Catalog number:
1998.0224.01
Accession number:
1998.0224
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Globes
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-ea45-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1184559
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Spitz Junior Planetarium

Maker:
Harmonic Reed Corporation  Search this
Spitz, Armand  Search this
Liversidge, Thomas  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 36 cm x 19 cm x 19 cm; 14 3/16 in x 7 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in
overall in box: 7 3/4 in x 15 in x 7 3/4 in; 19.685 cm x 38.1 cm x 19.685 cm
Object Name:
planetarium
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Lower Merion Township, Rosemont
Date made:
1954-1972
Subject:
Astronomy  Search this
ID Number:
2000.0129.01
Catalog number:
2000.0129.01
Accession number:
2000.0129
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Sputnik
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-e733-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1321387
Online Media:

Hayden Planetarium

Maker:
Gendreau, Philip D.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 9 7/8 in; 20.32 cm x 25.0825 cm
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1940s
Subject:
Space Travel  Search this
ID Number:
2013.0327.0545
Catalog number:
2013.0327.0545
Accession number:
2013.0327
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-e311-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1813637

Hayden Planetarium

Maker:
Gendreau, Philip D.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 23/32 in x 9 23/32 in; 19.6215 cm x 24.7015 cm
Object Name:
photographs
gelatin silver print.
gelatin silver prints
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1940s
Subject:
Space Travel  Search this
ID Number:
2013.0327.0544
Accession number:
2013.0327
Catalog number:
2013.0327.0544
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b1-f404-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1692356

Junior Planetarium Association Pin

Maker:
Harmonic Reed Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
enamel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in x 5/8 in; 1.27 cm x 1.5875 cm
overall: 1/4 in x 5/8 in; .635 cm x 1.5875 cm
Object Name:
pin
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Lower Merion Township, Rosemont
Date made:
1950s
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert B. Ware, Jr.
ID Number:
2014.0123.01
Catalog number:
2014.0123.01
Accession number:
2014.0123
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-26f6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1463823
Online Media:

Zeiss Planetarium Instrument - Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles, California

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
real photo postcard
Associated Place:
United States: California, Los Angeles
ID Number:
1986.3048.1636
Nonaccession number:
1986.3048
Catalog number:
1986.3048.1636
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-297b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1890631
Online Media:

Planetarium, World's Fair, United States, 1933

Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
medal, elongated coin: 2 cm x 4.31 cm x .1 cm; 25/32 in x 1 11/16 in x 1/32 in
Object Name:
elongated coin
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Associated place:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1933
Credit Line:
Edith R. Meggers
ID Number:
NU.78.22.29
Catalog number:
78.22.29
Accession number:
314637
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-0b4b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_968684
Online Media:

Albert Einstein Planetarium at the National Air and Space Museum (Smithsonian Enterprises), crawled March 10, 2015

Container:
Electronic Records
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-216, Smithsonian Institution, Website Records
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Website Records
Website Records / Electronic Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa15-216-refidd1e395

[Planetariums]

Collection Creator:
Garber, Paul Edward, 1899-1992  Search this
Container:
Box 259, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
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:
Paul E. Garber Collection, Acc. NASM.1991.0063, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Paul E. Garber Collection
Paul E. Garber Collection / Series 11: Subject Files / 11.7: Aviation Museums and Restorations
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2f915aafd-cc98-4b93-9043-438516ff0679
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1991-0063-ref3356

Planetarium - Other planetariums, 1973

Container:
Box 53 of 59
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-225, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation, Building Files
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Building Files
Building Files / Box 53
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa06-225-refidd1e29209

David H. DeVorkin: "Planetariums in Connecticut: A Survey," 1977

Container:
Box 7 of 21
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Until the death of the Donor, SIA will notify the Donor prior to, or within 7 days after, the materials have been accessed for research, Transferring office; 9/5/2007 Deed of Gift; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-376, David H. DeVorkin Papers
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David H. DeVorkin Papers
David H. DeVorkin Papers / Box 7
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa16-376-refidd1e2338

"The planetarium," by Clyde Fisher

Collection Creator:
Butler, Howard Russell, 1856-1934  Search this
Container:
Reel 348, Frame 1237-1241
Type:
Archival materials
Microform [31027000104055]
Date:
circa 1934
Scope and Contents:
Prepared for publication in the Amateur Astronomer.
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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Howard Russell Butler papers
Howard Russell Butler papers / Series 4: Project Files / Addresses and essays
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a70deaa2-d223-4613-b2a6-e9f1a0fe69b8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-butlhowa-ref50

Planetarium

Collection Creator:
Wormington, Hannah Marie  Search this
Container:
Box 43
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The Hannah Marie Wormington papers are open for research.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Hannah Marie Wormington Papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Hannah Marie Wormington Papers
Hannah Marie Wormington Papers / Series 8: Miscellaneous / Denver Museum of Natural History
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b72d3a7a-d1ac-4706-be5d-5a7e4fbafaea
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-1995-19-ref1139

UCLA Differential Analyzer Components - Group of Covered Planetarium Gears

Maker:
General Electric Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 cm x 7 cm x 7 cm; 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in
Object Name:
differential analyzer components
Other Terms:
Gear, Covered Planetarium, Group Of
Date made:
1947
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0023.056
Catalog number:
1983.0023.056
Accession number:
1983.0023
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Mechanical Integrators and Analyzers
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1e67-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690011

Medal, Commemorative, Swiss Transport House

Materials:
Silver Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D: 3.3 × 0.3cm (1 5/16 × 1/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
Switzerland
Credit Line:
Donated by the Swiss Museum of Transportation
Inventory Number:
A19730001000
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/nv931a26b93-23c7-42f9-8597-b888e22c8dcd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19730001000
Online Media:

Planetarium - Show

Container:
Box 53 of 59
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-225, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation, Building Files
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Building Files
Building Files / Box 53
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa06-225-refidd1e29231

Photograph

Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 32 in x 1/8 in; 25.4 cm x 81.28 cm x .3175 cm
Object Name:
photograph
ID Number:
1991.0810.02.12
Catalog number:
1991.0810.02.12
Accession number:
1991.0810
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-1b7b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1826041

Adler Planetarium

Collection Creator:
Pomerantz, Louis  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1981-1982
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington D.C. research center. Use of audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Louis Pomerantz papers, 1937-1988, bulk 1950s-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Louis Pomerantz papers
Louis Pomerantz papers / Series 5: Project/Client Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw955df4c98-0be1-424b-ac6a-04fab6c7e870
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-pomeloui-ref177

A&I - Planetarium

Container:
Box 51 of 59
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-225, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation, Building Files
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Building Files
Building Files / Box 51
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa06-225-refidd1e27217

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