pocket compass

Description:

This pocket compass, probably made during World War I, belonged to the structural engineer, Llewellyn N. Edwards (1874-1952). One inscription reads "PLAN LTD NEUCHATEL SWITZERLAND 94634." Another reads "U.S. ENGINEER CORPS."

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Estate of Carolyn H. Edwards

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PH.333798Catalog Number: 333798Accession Number: 296611

Object Name: pocket compass

Measurements: overall: 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 3 3/8 in; 1.905 cm x 5.715 cm x 8.5725 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-5398-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1465395

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