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Hodge Slide Valve for Steam Engines, Model

Measurements:
overall - from catalog card: 4 1/2 in x 10 3/4 in x 6 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 27.305 cm x 16.51 cm
overall: 4 1/2 in x 10 3/4 in x 7 3/4 in; 11.43 cm x 27.305 cm x 19.685 cm
Object Name:
Valve Gear, Steam Engine
valve gear, steam engine, model
ID Number:
MC.336851
Catalog number:
336851
Accession number:
1978.2318
Patent number:
49,267
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Lippincot Steam Engine Indicator

Measurements:
overall: 6 3/8 in x 11 1/2 in x 10 in; 16.1925 cm x 29.21 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
indicator, steam engine
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Sydney Ayrey, Pompton Plains, New Jersey
ID Number:
MC.335701
Catalog number:
335701
Accession number:
1977.0353
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Hopkinson Steam Engine Indicator

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 3/4 in x 2 9/16 in; 32.385 cm x 6.50875 cm
overall: 13 1/2 in x 6 1/8 in; 34.29 cm x 15.5575 cm
Object Name:
indicator, steam engine
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
ca 1855
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
ID Number:
1979.0344.01
Accession number:
1979.0344
Catalog number:
1979.0344.01
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Ashcroft-Tabor Steam Engine Indicator

Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 9 1/4 in x 8 in; 13.335 cm x 23.495 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
indicator, steam engine
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Allen Mitchel & Co., Washington, D. C.
ID Number:
MC.335702
Catalog number:
335702
Accession number:
1977.0352
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Robertson Steam Engine Indicator

Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 9 1/2 in x 11 in; 16.51 cm x 24.13 cm x 27.94 cm
overall: case - from catalog card: 6 1/2 in x 9 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 16.51 cm x 24.13 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
indicator, steam engine
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Koppers Co., Inc., Metal Products Division
ID Number:
MC.335714
Catalog number:
335714
Accession number:
1978.0167
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Model of Vertical Marine Steam Engines

Object Name:
Engine, Steam
Subject:
Model  Search this
Steam Engines  Search this
Steamships  Search this
ID Number:
MC.310578
Catalog number:
310578
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Exhibition:
Power Machinery
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
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National Museum of American History
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Governor for Steam Engines

Medium:
mixed media
Dimensions:
18 x 13 x 4 in. (45.7 x 33.0 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
Sculpture-Maquette
Date:
1870
Topic:
Object\other\patent model  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Alan and Ann Rothschild
Object number:
2011.37.8
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 21A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
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edanmdm:saam_2011.37.8
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toy, accessory, steam engine

Object Name:
toy, accessory, steam engine
Other Terms:
Toy, Workshop Figure, Steam Engine, Accessory; Toys
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Steam Engines  Search this
Occupation, general  Search this
Credit Line:
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Collection of American Toys
ID Number:
1971.295669.865
Catalog number:
295669.865
Accession number:
295669
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-41a7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_336302

Richards Steam Engine Indicator, ca 1864

Maker:
Elliott Brothers  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
indicator: 8 in x 8 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in; 20.32 cm x 21.59 cm x 6.985 cm
overall: 3 1/4 in x 9 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in; 8.255 cm x 24.13 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
indicator
indicator, steam engine
Date made:
1864
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
ID Number:
1987.0657.01
Accession number:
1987.0657
Catalog number:
1987.0657.01
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National Museum of American History
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Crosby Steam Engine Indicator, ca 1930

Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 10 in x 8 3/8 in; 15.24 cm x 25.4 cm x 21.2725 cm
overall: from catalog card: 10 in x 7 3/4 in; 25.4 cm x 19.685 cm
Object Name:
indicator, steam engine
Date made:
ca 1930
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Janet R. Sneed, Charleston, South Carolina
ID Number:
MC.335063
Catalog number:
335063
Accession number:
314531
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-86f6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_847455
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Thompson Matched Pair, Steam Engine Indicators

Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 12 1/4 in x 8 5/8 in; 11.43 cm x 31.115 cm x 21.9075 cm
Object Name:
indicator, steam engine
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Allen-Mitchell & Co., Washington, D. C.
ID Number:
MC.335703
Catalog number:
335703
Accession number:
1977.0352
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National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-86e7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_847440

J. W. Thompson Steam Engine Indicator

Maker:
American Steam Gauge Company  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 3/8 in x 9 in x 7 1/2 in; 11.1125 cm x 22.86 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
indicator
indicator, steam engine
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Oscar W. Heimbergen, Mount Dora, Florida
ID Number:
MC.334616
Catalog number:
334616
1981.0394.01
Accession number:
1981.0394
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edanmdm:nmah_849071

Crosby Pair of Steam Engine Indicators, ca 1930

Measurements:
overall: from catalog card: 13 in x 10 in; 33.02 cm x 25.4 cm
overall: 5 1/2 in x 12 7/8 in x 9 3/4 in; 13.97 cm x 32.7025 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
indicator, steam engine
Date made:
ca 1930
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Janet R. Sneed, Charleson, South Carolina
ID Number:
MC.335062
Catalog number:
335062
Accession number:
314531
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Robertson-Thompson Steam Engine Indicator - ca 1900

Physical Description:
wood (case material)
Measurements:
case: 6 1/2 in x 9 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 16.51 cm x 24.13 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
indicator
indicator, steam engine
Place made:
United States: New York
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. E. E. Henry, Ardmore, Oklahoma
ID Number:
MC.315914
Catalog number:
315914
Accession number:
222962
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Exhibition:
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National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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McNaught Steam Engine Indicator - ca 1842

Object Name:
indicator, steam engine
pressure recorder
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania
Date made:
ca 1825 - 1830
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Related Publication:
Frank A. Taylor. Catalog of the Mechanical Collections of the Division of Engineering United States National Museum, Bulletin 173
Credit Line:
Gift of the Ball Engine Company, Erie, Pennsylvania
ID Number:
MC.307516
Accession number:
68187
Catalog number:
307516
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National Museum of American History
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Steam Engine

Maker:
Richard Griffin & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 cm x 11 cm; 5 1/2 in x 4 11/32 in
Object Name:
engraving
print
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United Kingdom: Scotland
Date made:
1835
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert M. Vogel
ID Number:
2013.0071.12
Catalog number:
2013.0071.12
Accession number:
2013.0071
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Communications
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-5537-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Richards Steam Engine Indicator - ca 1863

Object Name:
indicator
indicator, steam engine, pressure recorder
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania
Date made:
ca 1863
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Related Publication:
Frank A. Taylor. Catalog of the Mechanical Collections of the Division of Engineering United States National Museum, Bulletin 173
Credit Line:
Gift of The Ball Engine Company, Erie, Pennsylvania
ID Number:
MC.307515
Catalog number:
307515
Accession number:
68187
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_846146
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photograph, steam engine

Measurements:
overall: 12 7/8 in x 15 1/2 in; 32.7025 cm x 39.37 cm
Object Name:
tracing, steam engine
photograph, steam engine
ID Number:
MC.204490.0308
Catalog number:
MC*204490.0308
Accession number:
204490
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-b6df-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1433105

Allen’s Patent Model of Cut-Off Valve for Steam Engines – ca 1841

Inventor:
Allen, Horatio  Search this
Measurements:
on block: 8 in x 32 in; 20.32 cm x 81.28 cm
Object Name:
engine, steam, cut off valve
engine, steam, cut off valve, model
patent model, valve, steam engine cut off
Place made:
United States: New York
Associated place:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1841
Patent date:
1841-08-21
Subject:
Patent Models  Search this
Steam Engines  Search this
Related Publication:
Frank A. Taylor. Catalog of the Mechanical Collections of the Division of Engineering United States National Museum, Bulletin 173
ID Number:
MC.308649
Catalog number:
308649
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
2,227
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National Museum of American History
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_846133

nameplate, steam engine

Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 5 in; 6.35 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
Nameplate, Steam Engine
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN79693R02
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