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Album of Photographs Relating to Calculating Machines

Album of Photographs Relating to Calculating Machines

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Description
This album contains photographs of calculating machines, of calculating machine components, and of other computing machines. It also holds photographs of people, including F.S. Baldwin, Warren, George Grant and Martin Wiberg. Several pieces shown in images are parts of accession 155183 and non-accession 1983.3003. The photographs are not labeled and are tightly glued to the paper.
Loose in the notebook are two photographs relating to John Napier, seven photographic negatives, three photographs relating to the Autarith, two drawings, and a typescript on calculating machines by L. Leland Locke.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photographs, album of
maker
Locke, L. Leland
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4.2 cm x 39.5 cm x 30 cm; 1 21/32 in x 15 9/16 in x 11 13/16 in
ID Number
1983.3003.058
nonaccession number
1983.3003
catalog number
1983.3003.058
Credit Line
Gift of L. Leland Locke
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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