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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Polar Spherical Triangles (incomplete)

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.2 cm x 8.3 cm x 5.2 cm; 2 1/16 in x 3 9/32 in x 2 1/16 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
ID Number:
1979.0102.213
Accession number:
1979.0102
Catalog number:
1979.0102.213
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Quadrantal Spherical Triangle

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.1 cm x 8.4 cm x 5 cm; 2 in x 3 5/16 in x 1 31/32 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
ID Number:
1979.0102.214
Accession number:
1979.0102
Catalog number:
1979.0102.214
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-50fe-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904951
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Geometric Model by A . Harry Wheeler, Oblique Spherical Triangle

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 cm x 5 cm x 5 cm; 1 31/32 in x 1 31/32 in x 1 31/32 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Date made:
1945
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
ID Number:
1979.0102.343
Accession number:
1979.0102
Catalog number:
1979.0102.343
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-4ae2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_905056
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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Lunes on the Surface of a Sphere

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 5.5 cm x 5.5 cm x 5.5 cm; 2 5/32 in x 2 5/32 in x 2 5/32 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Date made:
1915 12 14
1915
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
ID Number:
1979.0102.353
Catalog number:
1979.0102.353
Accession number:
1979.0102
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-cfae-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Congruent, Symmetric Spherical Traingles

Maker:
A. Harry Wheeler  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.7 cm x 7.7 cm x 7.7 cm; 3 1/32 in x 3 1/32 in x 3 1/32 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Date made:
1943
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
ID Number:
1979.0102.217
Accession number:
1979.0102
Catalog number:
1979.0102.217
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-52e1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_905117
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Geometric Model by A . Harry Wheeler, Three Great Circles on a Sphere

Maker:
A. Harry Wheeler  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 cm x 9.4 cm x 7 cm; 2 3/4 in x 3 11/16 in x 2 3/4 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
ID Number:
1979.0102.344
Accession number:
1979.0102
Catalog number:
1979.0102.344
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-3f04-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_905139
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Geometric Models for Spherical Trigonometry by A. Harry Wheeler and his Students Kello Kern Bland and D. Parker

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
string (overall material)
tan (overall color)
white (overall color)
gray (overall color)
black (overall color)
cut and folded, cut and glued (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 8.5 cm x 28 cm x 23 cm; 3 11/32 in x 11 1/32 in x 9 1/16 in
Object Name:
geometric models
Associated place:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Date made:
1943
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
ID Number:
1979.3002.010
Catalog number:
1979.3002.010
Nonaccession number:
1979.3002
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-b4c3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1141220
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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Polar Spherical Triangles

Maker:
A. Harry Wheeler  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.2 cm x 8.6 cm x 5.1 cm; 2 1/16 in x 3 3/8 in x 2 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
ID Number:
1979.0102.212
Accession number:
1979.0102
Catalog number:
1979.0102.212
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-519e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_905114
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Geometric Model by A . Harry Wheeler, Three Great Circles on a Sphere

Maker:
A. Harry Wheeler  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10.2 cm x 7.5 cm x 7 cm; 4 1/32 in x 2 15/16 in x 2 3/4 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
ID Number:
1979.0102.215
Accession number:
1979.0102
Catalog number:
1979.0102.215
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-52be-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_905115

Slated Globe

Physical Description:
metal, iron (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 39.7 cm x 27 cm x 21 cm; 15 5/8 in x 10 5/8 in x 8 9/32 in
overall: 15 3/4 in x 10 1/2 in; 40.005 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
slated globe
Associated place:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from U.S. Department of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards
ID Number:
1989.0188.01
Catalog number:
1989.0188.01
Accession number:
1989.0188
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-ff43-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Armillary Sphere

Maker:
Vopel, Caspar  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26.5 cm x 13 cm; 10 7/16 in x 5 1/8 in
overall: 10 in x 5 1/4 in; 25.4 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
armillary sphere
Date made:
ca 1550
Subject:
Astronomy  Search this
ID Number:
PH.327302
Catalog number:
327302
Accession number:
272528
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-487f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Symmetrical Spherical Triangles, Each Separated into Three Isoceles Spherical Triangles

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 3 cm x 5 cm x 5 cm; 1 3/16 in x 1 31/32 in x 1 31/32 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Date made:
1916 08 19
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
ID Number:
MA.304723.168
Accession number:
304723
Catalog number:
304723.168
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-13f2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1066621
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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Spherical Polar Triangles in Opposite Hemispheres

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 3.8 cm x 5 cm x 5 cm; 1 1/2 in x 1 31/32 in x 1 31/32 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
ID Number:
MA.304723.704
Accession number:
304723
Catalog number:
304723.704
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-305a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1073508
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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Great Circles on a Sphere

Patentee:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
green (overall color)
cut and fit (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 8 cm x 8 cm x 10 cm; 3 5/32 in x 3 5/32 in x 3 15/16 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Associated place:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
ID Number:
MA.304723.722
Accession number:
304723
Catalog number:
304723.722
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-3e79-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1073559
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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Two Polar Spherical Triangles

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 5 cm x 9 cm x 8 cm; 1 31/32 in x 3 17/32 in x 3 5/32 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
ID Number:
MA.304723.176
Accession number:
304723
Catalog number:
304723.176
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-047b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1066636
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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Polar Triangles

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
green (overall color)
orange (overall color)
cut and glued (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 5.5 cm x 8.5 cm x 7.5 cm; 2 5/32 in x 3 11/32 in x 2 15/16 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
ID Number:
MA.304723.491
Accession number:
304723
Catalog number:
304723.491
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-29fa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1071246

Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Polar Spherical Triangles

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 4.5 cm x 7.8 cm x 7.2 cm; 1 25/32 in x 3 1/16 in x 2 27/32 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
ID Number:
MA.304723.664
Accession number:
304723
Catalog number:
304723.664
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-2468-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1073384
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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Polar Spherical Triangles

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 6.2 cm x 8.8 cm x 9.8 cm; 2 7/16 in x 3 15/32 in x 3 27/32 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
ID Number:
MA.304723.665
Accession number:
304723
Catalog number:
304723.665
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-2563-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1073385
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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Polar Spherical Triangles

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and folded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 5.5 cm x 9.5 cm x 8 cm; 2 5/32 in x 3 3/4 in x 3 5/32 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Date made:
1920 04 06
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
ID Number:
MA.304723.666
Accession number:
304723
Catalog number:
304723.666
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-2564-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1073386
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Geometric Model by A. Harry Wheeler, Spherical Triangle

Maker:
Wheeler, Albert Harry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
tan (overall color)
cut and taped (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 4.7 cm x 5 cm x 5.2 cm; 1 27/32 in x 1 31/32 in x 2 1/16 in
Object Name:
Geometric Model
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Helen M. Wheeler
ID Number:
MA.304723.697
Accession number:
304723
Catalog number:
304723.697
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-2905-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1073479
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