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Matrass

Used by:
Priestley, Joseph  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 4 in; 29.21 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
flask
Date made:
18th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Frances D. Priestley
ID Number:
CH.315355.19
Accession number:
13305
Catalog number:
315355.19
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Joseph Priestley
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National Museum of American History
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Woulff Bottle

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17.2 cm x 8.3 cm; 6 3/4 in x 3 1/4 in
overall: 6 11/16 in x 3 7/8 in; 16.98625 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
woulff bottle
Credit Line:
Transfer from Department of Defense, U.S. Military Academy
ID Number:
CH.316435.030
Catalog number:
316435.030
Accession number:
223721
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Artifact Walls exhibit
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National Museum of American History
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Calorimotor (Replica)

Originator:
Hare, Robert  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
copper (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 46 in x 22 in x 25 in; 116.84 cm x 55.88 cm x 63.5 cm
Object Name:
calorimotor
Date made:
early 1960s
Subject:
Chemistry  Search this
ID Number:
CH.319426
Catalog number:
319426
Accession number:
237914
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Meyer's Sulfur Apparatus

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 37.4 cm x 15.2 cm x 6.3 cm; 14 3/4 in x 6 in x 2 1/2 in
Object Name:
sulfur apparatus
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania
ID Number:
CH.315837.047
Accession number:
217523
Catalog number:
315837.047
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Science Under Glass
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Burning Glass (replica)

Maker of original instrument:
Parker, William  Search this
Maker:
Eichner, Laurits Christian  Search this
Physical Description:
cherry wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
large glass: 8 1/2 in; 21.59 cm
overall: 25 in; 63.5 cm
small glass: 4 in; 10.16 cm
Object Name:
double-lens burning glass
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
ID Number:
CH.319022
Catalog number:
319022
Accession number:
236089
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Joseph Priestley
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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"Woulfes Chemical Apparatus"

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/2 in x 8 1/4 in; 26.67 cm x 20.955 cm
overall: 10 5/8 in x 8 1/4 in; 26.9875 cm x 20.955 cm
Object Name:
print
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1810
Subject:
Chemistry  Search this
ID Number:
PH.329198
Accession number:
280069
Catalog number:
329198
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Science & Mathematics
Prints from the Physical Sciences Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Erlenmeyer flask

Maker:
Corning Incorporated  Search this
Physical Description:
pyrex (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20.3 cm x 10.2 cm; 8 in x 4 in
overall: 7 5/8 in x 3 15/16 in; 19.3675 cm x 10.00125 cm
Object Name:
Erlenmeyer Flask
Date made:
1931-1985
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Barbara A. Keppel
ID Number:
1985.0311.074
Catalog number:
1985.0311.074
Accession number:
1985.0311
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Schmidt Magnetometer

Maker:
Gulf Research & Development Corp.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 45 1/2 in; 115.57 cm
overall; magnetometer: 45 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in x 6 13/16 in; 115.57 cm x 19.05 cm x 17.30375 cm
overall; brass triangle: 7/8 in x 23 3/8 in x 20 3/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 59.3725 cm x 51.7525 cm
Object Name:
Schmidt magnetometer
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gulf Research & Development Corp.
ID Number:
AG.MHI-P-8745
Accession number:
272511
Catalog number:
8745
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Millionaire Calculating Machine

Maker:
Egli, Hans W.  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 86 cm x 85 cm x 61 cm; 33 27/32 in x 33 15/32 in x 24 1/32 in
Object Name:
calculating machine
Place made:
Switzerland: Zürich, Zurich
Date made:
ca 1935
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from US Naval Observatory
ID Number:
MA.314579
Accession number:
204773
Catalog number:
314579
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Calculating Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Harmonic Analyzer #60 by G. Coradi in Case

Maker:
Coradi, Gottlieb  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 34 cm x 87 cm x 50 cm; 13 3/8 in x 34 1/4 in x 19 11/16 in
Object Name:
harmonic analyzer
Place made:
Switzerland: Zürich, Zurich
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Michigan, Department of Engineering Mechanics
ID Number:
1987.0705.01
Accession number:
1987.0705
Catalog number:
323826
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Clelestial Planisphere Called Astrolabe for Latitude 41

Maker:
De Witt, Simeon  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .2 cm x 12.2 cm x 12.2 cm; 1/16 in x 4 13/16 in x 4 13/16 in
Object Name:
planisphere
Date made:
1780
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Maps  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Smithsonian Institution Archives
ID Number:
MA.333591
Catalog number:
333591
Accession number:
1987.0763
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Geometric Model by Richard P. Baker, Ruled Surface, Scroll of Higher Order

Maker:
Baker, Richard P.  Search this
Physical Description:
thread (overall material)
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
yellow (overall color)
blue (overall color)
black (overall color)
screwed and threaded. (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 37.9 cm x 34.9 cm x 35.1 cm; 14 29/32 in x 13 3/4 in x 13 13/16 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Iowa, Iowa City
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Frances E. Baker
ID Number:
MA.211257.122
Accession number:
211257
Catalog number:
211257.122
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Bruning 2420 Slide Rule

Maker:
Charles Bruning Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (slide, base material)
paper (case, instructions material)
metal (screws, indicator frame material)
Measurements:
rule in case: 2 cm x 29.4 cm x 5 cm; 25/32 in x 11 9/16 in x 1 31/32 in
instructions unfolded: .3 cm x 14.5 cm x 22.5 cm; 1/8 in x 5 23/32 in x 8 27/32 in
Object Name:
calculating rule
slide rule
Calculating Rule
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
ca 1945
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Daniel Mauro
ID Number:
2015.0168.01
Accession number:
2015.0168
Catalog number:
2015.0168.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Trigonometry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Pamphlet, Army Personnel Tests and Measurement

Maker:
U.S. Department of Defense. Department of the Army  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 20 cm x 26 cm; 1/32 in x 7 7/8 in x 10 1/4 in
Object Name:
Pamphlet
Date made:
1953
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Psychological Tests  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel Kavruck
ID Number:
1990.0034.005
Catalog number:
1990.0034.005
Accession number:
1990.0034
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Psychological Test, Infant Intelligence Scale

Maker:
Cattell, Psyche  Search this
Publisher:
Psychological Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21.6 cm x 28 cm; 8 1/2 in x 11 1/32 in
Object Name:
Psychological Test
Date made:
1940
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Psychological Tests  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel Kavruck
ID Number:
1990.0034.141
Accession number:
1990.0034
Catalog number:
1990.0034.141
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Barrel-Type Portable Horizontal Sundial

Measurements:
overall: 8.2 cm x 5 cm x 4.5 cm; 3 7/32 in x 1 31/32 in x 1 25/32 in
Object Name:
sundial, horizontal portable
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Timekeeping  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of George Watson
ID Number:
1987.0787.01
Catalog number:
1987.0787.01
Accession number:
1987.0787
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Psychological Test, Test 9. Use of Sources of Information. The Iowa Tests of Educational Development. Form Y-3S

Publisher:
Science Research Assoc. Inc.  Search this
Maker:
Lindquist, E. F.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 21.6 cm x 28 cm; 1/32 in x 8 1/2 in x 11 1/32 in
Object Name:
Psychological Test
Date made:
1952
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Psychological Tests  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel Kavruck
ID Number:
1990.0034.086
Accession number:
1990.0034
Catalog number:
1990.0034.086
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Psychological Test with Manual and Key, Holzinger-Crowder Uni-Factor Tests

Publisher:
World Book Company  Search this
Author:
Holzinger, Karl J.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 21.8 cm x 28 cm; 1/32 in x 8 19/32 in x 11 1/32 in
Object Name:
Psychological Test With Manual And Key
Date made:
1953
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Psychological Tests  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel Kavruck
ID Number:
1990.0034.104
Catalog number:
1990.0034.104
Accession number:
1990.0034
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Psychological Test, Teaching Aptitude Test

Author:
Moss, Fred A.  Search this
Hunt, T.  Search this
Wallace, F. C.  Search this
Publisher:
Center for Psychological Service  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 21.6 cm x 28 cm; 1/32 in x 8 1/2 in x 11 1/32 in
Object Name:
Psychological Test
Date made:
1927
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Psychological Tests  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel Kavruck
ID Number:
1990.0034.113
Catalog number:
1990.0034.113
Accession number:
1990.0034
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Sheet, Test of Science Knowledge

Author:
Psychological Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21.7 cm x 28 cm; 8 17/32 in x 11 1/32 in
Object Name:
sheet
Date made:
ca 1967
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Psychological Tests  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel Kavruck
ID Number:
1990.0034.161
Catalog number:
1990.0034.161
Accession number:
1990.0034
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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