Search this site

Search Results

Showing results 1 - 20 for telescope
Relevance
  1. Odyssey 1 Dobsonian Reflecting Telescope | National ...

    ... Telescope design continues to evolve and today the majority of amateur telescopes (like this one) are precise and commercially made. ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/search/object/nmah_1184523

  2. Scrimshaw Spyglass or Telescope, mid-19th Century ...

    ... Scrimshaw Spyglass or Telescope, mid-19th Century. Description This elegant little three-draw spyglass or pocket telescope ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/search/object/nmah_844360

  3. Multiple-Mirror Telescope Videohistory Collection, 1989 ...

    ... Multiple-Mirror Telescope Videohistory Collection, 1989. ... Inventor Name. Multiple-Mirror Telescope Videohistory Collection. Repository. ...

    http://invention.si.edu/multiple-mirror-telescope-videohistory-collection-1989

  4. Telescoping Shopping Cart Collection, 1946-1983; 2000 ...

    ... Records: contain deals of finances and operation of Telescope Carts, Inc. ... information relating to the development of the telescoping shopping cart ...

    http://invention.si.edu/telescoping-shopping-cart-collection-1946-1983-2000

  5. NMAH | Surveying & Geodesy | Zenith Telescope

    ... Portable zenith telescopes could be used for geodetic purposes. ... The first zenith telescope in America was made by John Bird in London in 1763 ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/surveying/type.cfm?typeid=23

  6. NMAH | Surveying & Geodesy | Telescopic Alidade

    ... Click photos to enlarge. Telescopic Alidade. Catalogue number: PH*309665. ... 91". Dimensions: telescope 10 inches long, objective 1 inch aperture. ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/surveying/object.cfm?recordnumber=764357

  7. Landmark Object: Telescope | National Museum of American ...

    ... Landmark Object: Telescope. ... The telescope was used by Maria Mitchell, America's first woman astronomer and first woman scientist of note. ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/press/fact-sheets/landmark-object-telescope

  8. History Explorer: Henry Fitz's Telescope Shop | National ...

    ... Subscribe to our monthly newsletter. History Explorer: Henry Fitz's Telescope Shop. May 12, 2010. ... Teacher Guide_Henry Fitz's Telescope Shop.pdf. ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/connect/podcasts/history-explorer-henry-fitzs-telescope-shop

  9. NMAH | Navigation | Telescope

    ... Telescope. Sailors use telescopes of long-focal length to sight distant ships and landfalls. Most eighteenth-century telescopes ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/navigation/type.cfm?typeid=12

  10. NMAH | Navigation | Telescope

    ... Scroll down for additional images. Telescope PH*333802. Telescope PH*333802. Telescope PH*333802.

    http://amhistory.si.edu/navigation/enlarge.cfm?recordnumber=1247821

  11. America on the Move | Telescoping brows model

    ... Patent drawing for Alexander Wellens's telescoping brows. US Patent and Trademark Office, Negative #: Patent no. 2,803,841, Aug. 27, 1957. ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/onthemove/collection/object_1395.html

  12. America on the Move | Telescopic Surveyor's Spirit Level

    ... In the form that would become standard in the 19th century, the level hangs below the telescope. Ref: Silvio A. Bedini, "The Telescopic Level in ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/onthemove/collection/object_126.html

  13. OurStory : Activities : Exploring the Sky : Telescopes and ...

    The OurStory program consists of a series of units designed by the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History. Each unit helps children ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/ourstory/v/observatory.html

  14. AC

    ... Ritchey, George W. The Development of Astro- Photography and the Great Telescopes of the Future. ... On the Modern Reflecting Telescope and ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/archives/AC0175.pdf

  15. OurStory : Activities : Exploring the Sky

    ... the night sky for yourself with a trip outside, to the local planetarium, or a nearby telescope. ... Download the PDF ». Telescopes and Observatories ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/ourstory/activities/telescope/

  16. Parent Guide Page 1 of 2

    ... More information at http://americanhistory.si.edu/ourstory/activities/telescope/. OurStory: Exploring the Sky Telescopes and Observatories ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/ourstory/pdf/telescope/telescope_observatories.pdf

  17. Parent Guide Page 1 of 2

    ... Public Viewings” where astronomers share their telescopes with others and talk together. c. The local college or university might have a telescope! ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/ourstory/pdf/telescope/telescope_stars.pdf

  18. The History Explorer Podcast Teacher Guide: Collecting the ...

    ... successful telescope maker?  Why were Americans in the mid 1800's interested in astronomy?  Who purchased and used the telescopes Henry ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/sites/default/files/Teacher%20Guide_Henry%20Fitz's%20Telescope%20Shop.pdf

  19. This transcript accurately records the words and pauses of the ...

    ... Henry Fitz was America's first successful, commercial telescope maker and the large number of telescopes that came out of his shop were important ...

    http://amhistory.si.edu/thinkfinity/podcast/transcripts/Podcast_HenryFitz_Transcript.pdf

  20. Sports & Leisure | National Museum of American History

    ... Telescope design continues to evolve and today the majority of amateur telescopes (like this one) are precise and commercially made. ...

    http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/subjects/sports-leisure

Showing results 1 - 20 for telescope
Relevance

Pages