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Catalog of Meteorological Instruments in the Museum of History and Technology

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dc.contributor.author Middleton, W.E. Knowles en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2007-09-27T18:27:14Z en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2013-03-18T18:00:46Z
dc.date.available 2007-09-27T18:27:14Z en_US
dc.date.available 2013-03-18T18:00:46Z
dc.date.issued 1969 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Smithsonian Studies in History and Technology; 2 en_US
dc.identifier.issn 0081-0258 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10088/2402 en_US
dc.description.abstract This catalog contains a short summary of the history of each type of instrument, accompanied by descriptions of the more interesting or important specimens in the collection, introduced at appropriate places, but set apart typographically so that the narrative can easily be read through by itself if the reader prefers to do this. At the end of each chapter will be found a list of the other instruments in the Museum that have not been discussed in the text. While most of the instruments described are in the collections of the Museum of History and Technology (MHT), a few are in the collections of the National Air and Space Museum (NASM). The Museum of History and Technology is naturally rich in apparatus of American origin, and an attempt has been made to cover such specimens in some detail without overemphasizing their importance in the history of meteorological instrumentation. It is thought that the typographical arrangement will contribute to this end. en_US
dc.format.extent 41918971 bytes en_US
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dc.format.mimetype application/pdf en_US
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dc.title Catalog of Meteorological Instruments in the Museum of History and Technology en_US
dc.identifier.srbnumber 113105 en_US
dc.identifier.eISSN 1948-6006 en_US
dc.identifier.doi 10.5479/si.00810258.2.1

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