Mercury in glass thermometer with paper label, scale that reads from -2 to +6, and inscriptions that read “No. 6425” and “U.S.W.B.” and "Phila. Thermo. Co." The Philadelphia Thermometer Co. began in business in 1905.

Maker: Philadelphia Thermometer Co.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1985.0138.52Catalog Number: 1985.0138.52Accession Number: 1985.0138

Object Name: Thermometer

Measurements: overall: 10 1/4 in x 3/8 in; 26.035 cm x .9525 cm


Record Id: nmah_1761910

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