Patterns and Drawings Relating to Models for Spherical Trigonometry

Patterns and Drawings Relating to Models for Spherical Trigonometry

Description
The sheets in this folder hold patterns for the following models for spherical trigonometry:
Bi-Rectangular Spherical Triangle -- (B R)ST dated Jan 25-1945
Quadrantal Spherical Triangle - QST - dated Jan 25-1945
Obtuse Spherical Triangle San Francisco Honolulu Tokio - SF,H,T - dated Jan 26-1945
Congruent and Symmetric Spherical Triangles - C, S, SA - dated February 8-1943
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1943-1945
associated dates
1943 01 08 / 1943 01 08, 1945 06 25 / 1945 06 25
unspecified
Wheeler, Albert Harry
maker
Wheeler, Albert Harry
associated place
United States: Massachusetts, Worcester
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
metal (overall material)
tan (overall color)
gold (overall color)
silver (overall color)
Measurements
average spatial: 24 cm x 31.5 cm x .5 cm; 9 7/16 in x 12 13/32 in x 3/16 in
ID Number
1979.3002.084
catalog number
1979.3002.084
nonaccession number
1979.3002
Credit Line
Gift of Louise D. Campbell
subject
Mathematics
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Trigonometry
Spherical Trigonometry
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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