Thermorecorder

Description:

The inscription on the dial of this instrument reads “TELE-THERMOGRAPH / BRÉVETÉ S.G.D.G. / JULES RICHARD / PARIS / FAHRENHEIT.” And it indicates a date after 1891.

Maker: Richard, Jules Nicholas

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PH.316815Accession Number: 228768Catalog Number: 316815

Object Name: thermorecorder

Measurements: overall: 20 1/4 in x 13 1/4 in x 9 3/8 in; 51.435 cm x 33.655 cm x 23.8125 cmoverall: 20 1/2 in x 13 1/2 in x 9 in; 52.07 cm x 34.29 cm x 22.86 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-3517-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1395509

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