Hydrogen Discharge Tube


A paper label on this hydrogen discharge tube reads “TUBE LIGHT ENGINEERING CO. / 427 WEST 42ND STREET/ NEW YORK 36, N.Y. / No. 20 Atomic Hydrogen." The proprietor of Tube Light Engineering Co. was Samuel C. Miller, senior author of Neon Signs: Manufacture, Installation, Maintenance (New York, 1935).

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2001.0162.15Catalog Number: 2001.0162.15Accession Number: 2001.0162

Object Name: hydrogen discharge tube

Measurements: overall: 9 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in x 5/8 in; 24.13 cm x 4.445 cm x 1.5875 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-38b1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1184175

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