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Catalog of Meteorological Instruments in the Museum of History and Technology.

Smithsonian Institution

Catalog of Meteorological Instruments in the Museum of History and Technology.

by Smithsonian Institution

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SeriesSmithsonian studies in history and technology -- 2
ContributionsMiddleton, W.E. Knowles.
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Open LibraryOL21711443M

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 . Book Reviews. Contributions of a Controversialist. Invention of the Meteorological Instruments Catalog of Meteorological Instruments in the Museum of History and Technology. W. E. Knowles Middleton. Hans-Günther Körber. 61(3), pp. –

Robert P. Multhauf (–) was an American science historian, curator, director, scientific scholar and served as president of the History of Science Society in the year , and was awarded the Leonardo da Vinci Medal in Awards: Dexter Award (). Description: Technology and Culture is the quarterly interdisciplinary journal of the Society for the History of Technology. The international journal publishes the work of historians, engineers, scientists, museum curators, archivists, sociologists, anthropologists, and others, on topics ranging from agriculture to zippers.

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S M I T H S O N I A N STUDIES IN H I S T O R Y AND T E C H N O L O G Y NUMBER 2 Catalog of Meteorological Instruments in the Museum of History and Technology. Prepared by. Knowles Middleton. SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION^ PRESS CITY OF WASHINGTO^^ Ref: W. Middleton, Catalog of Meteorological Instruments in the National Museum of History and Technology (Washington, D.C., ), p.

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