Railroad goggles that were deposited at the Library of Congress in 1896 and transferred to the Smithsonian in 1961. They belonged to Joseph Meredith Toner (1925-1896), a Washington physician, historian, and bibliophile.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Library of Congress

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-09702Accession Number: 235052Catalog Number: M-09702

Object Name: Gogglesgogglesgoggles, setOther Terms: Goggles; Eye Protective Device; Vision Aids; Railroad

Physical Description: metal (overall material)glass (overall material)fabric (overall material)black (overall color)brown (overall color)Measurements: overall: 3.9 cm x 14 cm x 2.2 cm; 1 9/16 in x 5 1/2 in x 7/8 incase: 1 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 2.54 cm x 6.6675 cm x 4.445 cmgoggles: 1 1/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 13.97 cm x 4.1275 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-a19f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1114589

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