Chartiers Valley Times Progress Newspaper for June 1, 1961


This eight-page newspaper, dated Thursday, June 1, 1961, includes on page 5 two pictures of first graders at the Bower Hill School using the Numberaid teaching apparatus. The donor, Debra Thompson (later Debra Weise), is shown on the far right in the lower picture.

An example of the device is 2015.0170.01.

Date Made: 1961

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh

Subject: Mathematics


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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Debra Weise

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2015.0170.02Catalog Number: 2015.0170.02Accession Number: 2015.0170

Object Name: Sheets, Set ofnewspaper

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: .4 cm x 44 cm x 58 cm; 5/32 in x 17 5/16 in x 22 27/32 in


Record Id: nmah_1761889

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