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Starr Steam Gauge

Starr Steam Gauge

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Object Name
Gauge, Steam
Steam Gage
date made
ca 1893
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
dial-from catalog card: 8 1/2 in; x 21.59 cm
overall: 3 5/8 in x 10 3/8 in; 9.2075 cm x 26.3525 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of Quincy Mining Company, Hancock, Michigan
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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