H. J. Green Thermometer

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Description
This is an alcohol-in-glass thermometer 12 inches long. The back of the stem is milk white and marked "Henry J. Green, Brooklyn, N.Y. No. 8067." The clear front is graduated, in reverse, every ½ degree Fahrenheit from 80 to 0.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
after 1890
maker
H. J. Green
place made
United States: New York, Brooklyn
Measurements
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
overall: 12 1/4 in x 3/8 in; 31.115 cm x .9525 cm
ID Number
PH.315811
accession number
220984
catalog number
315811
Credit Line
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Thermometers and Hygrometers
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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