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Microscope

Maker:
Spencer Lens Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
steel (overall material)
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
black (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 33.8 cm x 17.3 cm x 21 cm; 13 5/16 in x 6 13/16 in x 8 1/4 in
average spatial: 29 cm x 11.2 cm x 17.7 cm; 11 7/16 in x 4 7/16 in x 6 15/16 in
Object Name:
microscope
Place made:
United States: New York, Buffalo
Date made:
ca 1918
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Division of Marine Invertebrates, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
ID Number:
MG.M-11515
Accession number:
260035
Catalog number:
M-11515
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Microscope

Maker:
Spencer Lens Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
black (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 32.2 cm x 20.1 cm x 23.4 cm; 12 11/16 in x 7 29/32 in x 9 7/32 in
Object Name:
microscope
Place made:
United States: New York, Buffalo
Date made:
ca 1938
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Division of Marine Invertebrates, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
ID Number:
MG.M-11517
Accession number:
260035
Catalog number:
M-11517
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-112d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1060153
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Microscope

Maker:
Spencer Lens Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
black (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 35.7 cm x 23.3 cm x 19.7 cm; 14 1/16 in x 9 3/16 in x 7 3/4 in
overall: 24.5 cm x 13.4 cm x 19 cm; 9 21/32 in x 5 9/32 in x 7 15/32 in
Object Name:
microscope
Place made:
United States: New York, Buffalo
Date made:
1937
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Division of Marine Invertebrates, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
ID Number:
MG.M-11518
Catalog number:
M-11518
Accession number:
260035
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-112e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1060154
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Microscope

Maker:
Zeiss, Carl  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
black (overall color)
green (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 39 cm x 20 cm x 22.3 cm; 15 11/32 in x 7 7/8 in x 8 25/32 in
Object Name:
microscope
Place made:
Germany: Thuringia, Jena
Date made:
ca 1930
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Division of Marine Invertebrates, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
ID Number:
MG.M-11422
Accession number:
260035
Catalog number:
M-11422
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f3a4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1167940
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Mechanical doll, “The Wonderful Creeping Baby”

Physical Description:
metal (doll material)
muslin (doll material)
wax (doll material)
pine (box material)
Measurements:
automaton: 11 in; 27.94 cm
Object Name:
automaton
doll
Date made:
ca 1900
ID Number:
2011.0204.01a
Accession number:
2011.0204
Catalog number:
2011.0204.01a
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Science & Mathematics
Robots and Automatons
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-78af-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1421891
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"Tortoise" Mobile Robot

Physical Description:
plastic, metal (overall materials)
Measurements:
overall - robot: 10 3/8 in x 6 3/4 in x 10 1/4 in; 26.3525 cm x 17.145 cm x 26.035 cm
overall - cover: 9 1/2 in x 10 1/8 in x 13 7/8 in; 24.13 cm x 25.7175 cm x 35.2425 cm
overall - box: 3 1/8 in x 1 in x 1 1/8 in; 7.9375 cm x 2.54 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
robot
Place made:
United Kingdom
Date made:
ca 1950
Credit Line:
Dr. F. W. and J. Merlyn Clutterbuck
ID Number:
1993.0500.01
Accession number:
1993.0500
Catalog number:
1993.0500.01
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
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Robots and Automatons
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-04d7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_879329
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Microscope

Associated person:
Pasteur, Louis  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 10 3/4 in x 6 in; 11.43 cm x 27.305 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
microscope, in box
Microscope
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1870-1885
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
from the Burndy Library through Bern Dibner
ID Number:
2005.0182.9
Catalog number:
2005.0182.9
Accession number:
2005.0182
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Microscopes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-c2ac-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1294149
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Cesium Atomic Clock

Maker:
Symmetricom, Incorporated  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
gray (overall color)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 16 3/4 in x 19 3/4 in; 14.605 cm x 42.545 cm x 50.165 cm
overall: 5 5/8 in x 16 3/4 in x 20 1/2 in; 14.2875 cm x 42.545 cm x 52.07 cm
Object Name:
atomic clock
Subject:
Modern Physics  Search this
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Symmetricom, Incorporated
ID Number:
2012.3092.01
Nonaccession number:
2012.3092
Catalog number:
2012.3092.01
Serial number:
US49352868
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Medicine and Science: Modern Physics
Measuring & Mapping
Science & Mathematics
Time and Navigation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-b484-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1425778
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Heliostat

Measurements:
overall: 21 in x 23 in x 20 in; 53.34 cm x 58.42 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
Heliostat
Date made:
ca 1900
Credit Line:
Columbia University
ID Number:
PH.335221
Catalog number:
335221
Accession number:
315390
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Optics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-f8f6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1167129
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Fresnel Apparatus

Maker:
Duboscq, Jules  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 21 in x 26 1/2 in; 53.34 cm x 67.31 cm
overall; main apparatus: 13 1/2 in x 26 3/4 in x 5 in; 34.29 cm x 67.945 cm x 12.7 cm
overall; screw in piece: 1 in x 5 in x 9 5/8 in; 2.54 cm x 12.7 cm x 24.4475 cm
Object Name:
Fresnel Apparatus
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca 1850
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
University of Virginia
ID Number:
PH.323395
Accession number:
251562
Catalog number:
323395
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1f4a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1461997
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Heliostat

Maker:
Gaertner Scientific Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 9 in x 15 in; 45.72 cm x 22.86 cm x 38.1 cm
overall: 13 in x 8 1/2 in x 19 1/8 in; 33.02 cm x 21.59 cm x 48.5775 cm
Object Name:
Heliostat
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
early 20th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
University of Chicago
ID Number:
PH.336607
Accession number:
1978.0798
Catalog number:
336607
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1f4f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1462010
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Heliostat

Maker:
Duboscq, Jules  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
overall: 15 7/16 in x 10 1/4 in x 9 1/4 in; 39.21125 cm x 26.035 cm x 23.495 cm
Object Name:
Heliostat
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1850-1900
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Weston College
ID Number:
PH.328484
Catalog number:
328484
Accession number:
271661
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-dfa9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1462090
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Projector

Maker:
Duboscq, Jules  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 in x 13 5/8 in x 13 5/8 in; 71.12 cm x 34.544 cm x 34.544 cm
overall: 27 3/4 in x 13 in x 13 in; 70.485 cm x 33.02 cm x 33.02 cm
Object Name:
Projector
Place Made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
after 1876
1834-1844
1870s
Credit Line:
U.S. Military Academy
ID Number:
PH.315416
Catalog number:
315416
Accession number:
217544
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
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Sputnik
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-43b8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1184287
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Heliostat

Maker:
Kubel, Edward  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 24.1 cm x 14 cm x 28 cm; 9 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in x 11 in
overall: 13 1/8 in x 11 3/4 in x 5 3/8 in; 33.3375 cm x 29.845 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
Heliostat
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date made:
late 19th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
ID Number:
PH.314879
Accession number:
211531
Catalog number:
314879
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Optics
Astronomy
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-44ed-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1184598
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Heliostat

Maker:
Gambey, Henri Prudence  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 22 in; 55.88 cm
overall: 16 1/2 in x 15 1/2 in x 10 1/4 in; 41.91 cm x 39.37 cm x 26.035 cm
Object Name:
Heliostat
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca 1830
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Military Academy
ID Number:
PH.315645
Catalog number:
315645
Accession number:
217544
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1f4b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1461998
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Heliostat

Measurements:
overall: 22 in; 55.88 cm
overall: 14 7/8 in x 7 3/8 in x 19 3/8 in; 37.7825 cm x 18.7325 cm x 49.2125 cm
Object Name:
Heliostat
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Military Academy
ID Number:
PH.315660
Catalog number:
315660
Accession number:
217544
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1f4c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1462001
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Heliostat

Maker:
Duboscq, Jules  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 23 1/2 in; 59.69 cm
mirror: 14 in x 8 in; 35.56 cm x 20.32 cm
overall: 17 7/16 in x 11 in x 14 in; 44.29125 cm x 27.94 cm x 35.56 cm
Object Name:
Heliostat
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Military Academy
ID Number:
PH.315433
Accession number:
217544
Catalog number:
315433
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1f4d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1462003
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Microscope

Physical Description:
brass, lead, glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 35.3 cm x 9.4 cm x 13.2 cm; 13 29/32 in x 3 11/16 in x 5 3/16 in
Object Name:
microscope
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
1995.0308.01
Accession number:
1995.0308
Catalog number:
1995.0308.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-531c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_895246
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Microscope

Physical Description:
steel; brass; glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/2 in; 31.75 cm
overall: 29 cm x 15 cm x 16 cm; 11 13/32 in x 5 29/32 in x 6 5/16 in
Object Name:
microscope
Date made:
ca 1850-1900
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
1995.0308.02
Accession number:
1995.0308
Catalog number:
1995.0308.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-531d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_895247
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Microscope

Maker:
Zeiss, Carl  Search this
Physical Description:
brass; plastic; glass; metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 cm x 10 cm x 14.5 cm; 11 1/32 in x 3 15/16 in x 5 23/32 in
Object Name:
microscope
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
1995.0308.07
Accession number:
1995.0308
Catalog number:
1995.0308.07
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Science & Mathematics
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-5471-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_895252
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