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Stairs, Telescope Model, Reflecting, Mayall

Materials:
White Metal Alloy
Unknown Plating
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 25.7 × 7 × 7.5cm (10 1/8 × 2 3/4 × 2 15/16 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19800398001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
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EDAN-URL:
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Support Rod, Stairs, Telescope Model, Reflecting, Mayall

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 12.2 × 0.4 × 0.5cm (4 13/16 × 3/16 × 3/16 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19800398002
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Interferometer, Polarizing, Michelson, Balloon Borne Far-Infrared Spectrometer

Manufacturer:
University of California, Berkeley  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium Plating
Body - aluminum, mixed metals, electronics
Dimensions:
3-D: 9 × 11.5 × 32.5cm (3 9/16 × 4 1/2 × 12 13/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of P. L. Richards, Department of Physics, University of California, Berkely.
Inventory Number:
A19970343003
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Explore the Universe
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Camera, Big Throughput

Manufacturer:
Bell Laboratories  Search this
Materials:
mixed metals, silicon
Dimensions:
3-D: 53.3 × 47 × 54.9cm (21 × 18 1/2 × 21 5/8 in.)
3-D (Dewar Cylinder Top Diameter): 30.5cm (12 in.)
Approximate: 22.7kg (50lb.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Scientific Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Anthony Tyson, Department of Physics, University of California at Davis
Inventory Number:
A20160014000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Explore the Universe
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9868ecf72-118a-46ce-8144-f845c4e0661e
EDAN-URL:
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Camera, Speckle System

Materials:
Aluminum Alloys
Ferrous Alloys
Plastic
Adhesives
Electronic Components
Non-Magnetic White Metals
Ink
Paper
Copper Alloys
Dimensions:
3-D: 37.5 × 65.1 × 27.3cm (1 ft. 2 3/4 in. × 2 ft. 1 5/8 in. × 10 3/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Georgia State University, Center for High Angular Resolution Astronomy
Inventory Number:
A20170050000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Filar Micrometer, Sproul Refractor

Manufacturer:
John Brashear, American  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Copper Alloy (Including Possible Brass)
Ferrous Alloy
Paint
Glass
Plastics
Adhesive
Wood
Adhesive Tape
Electrical Wiring
Rubber
Dimensions:
3-D: 34.3 × 30.5 × 21.6cm, 14.4kg (1 ft. 1 1/2 in. × 1 ft. × 8 1/2 in., 31.7lb.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Scientific Devices
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of C. Stuart Hain, Swarthmore College
Inventory Number:
A20200004000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9f0ffc726-96b8-4fc1-bb0a-22a2acb54b72
EDAN-URL:
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Kunz 'KH Pyrex (1)' Photodiode Tube

Manufacturer:
Jakob Kunz, American  Search this
Materials:
Pyrex, evaporated potassium-hydride, wire
Dimensions:
3-D (cylinder w/spherical bulb): 19 × 4.1 × 4.1cm (7 1/2 × 1 5/8 × 1 5/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1920
Credit Line:
Donated by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Astronomy
Inventory Number:
T20170061000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv93e3603b1-da99-46a1-999d-f8126a8afb16
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_T20170061000
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Kunz '35 P37-6, NM' Photodiode Tube

Manufacturer:
Jakob Kunz, American  Search this
Materials:
Glass, probably pyrex, evaporated metal coating probably potassium or rubidium, but possibly sodium or cesium, wire.
Dimensions:
3-D (cylinder w/spherical bulb): 17 × 5.2 × 5.2cm (6 11/16 × 2 1/16 × 2 1/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1935
Credit Line:
Donated by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Astronomy
Inventory Number:
T20170061001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e0bc7b82-e7ad-496b-832e-a91c57bcb16a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_T20170061001
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Kunz 'obs 750' Photodiode Tube

Manufacturer:
Jakob Kunz, American  Search this
Materials:
Glass, evaporated metal-hydride, wire, adhesive tape
Dimensions:
3-D (cylinder w/spherical bulb): 18 × 3.1 × 3.1cm (7 1/16 × 1 1/4 × 1 1/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Astronomy
Inventory Number:
T20170061002
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99a58f195-675b-4dc2-8ff8-d62539b59ffe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_T20170061002
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Kunz Unlabeled Photodiode Tube

Manufacturer:
Jakob Kunz, American  Search this
Materials:
glass, possibly quartz, evaporated metal-hydride (degraded), wire
Dimensions:
3-D (bulb with perpendicular protruding cylinders): 9 × 8 × 3.3cm (3 9/16 × 3 1/8 × 1 5/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Astronomy
Inventory Number:
T20170061003
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9890ae086-1b88-44b1-8695-4f4b9c4fe64b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_T20170061003
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Kunz 'Rb' Photodiode Tube,

Manufacturer:
Jakob Kunz, American  Search this
Materials:
glass, evaporated rubidium-hydride, wire, adhesive tape
Dimensions:
3-D (bulb with three protrusions): 19.5 × 10.9 (approx.) × 5.4cm (7 11/16 × 4 5/16 × 2 1/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1934
Credit Line:
Donated by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Astronomy
Inventory Number:
T20170061004
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv92f6495d3-bd5f-4217-829f-15dc9e87d928
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_T20170061004
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Kunz '36-1v' Photodiode Tube,

Manufacturer:
Jakob Kunz, American  Search this
Materials:
glass, likely corex, evaporated metal-hydride, wire
Dimensions:
3-D (cylinder w/spherical bulb): 19 × 5.4 × 5.4cm (7 1/2 × 2 1/8 × 2 1/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Astronomy
Inventory Number:
T20170061005
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9898b02fd-d96f-4786-b5c8-a0edcab637b7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_T20170061005
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Kunz #99, QK-Ar 250v Photodiode Tube

Manufacturer:
Lars Alvin Welo, 1888 - 1967  Search this
Materials:
quartz, evaporated potassium-hydride, wire
Dimensions:
3-D (spherical bulb w/3 glass protrusions): 16 × 6 (approx.) × 2.9cm (6 5/16 × 1 1/8 × 1 1/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1916
Credit Line:
Donated by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Astronomy
Inventory Number:
T20170061006
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e16f19a7-54ec-42c5-8e4f-06e7ef2eef59
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_T20170061006
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Kunz '47 Rb 160v' Photodiode Tube

Manufacturer:
Jakob Kunz, American  Search this
Materials:
Glass, evaporated metals, wires
Dimensions:
3-D (cylinder w/spherical bulb): 18 × 2.9 × 2.9cm (7 1/16 × 1 1/8 × 1 1/8 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1918
Credit Line:
Donated by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Astronomy
Inventory Number:
T20170061007
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv989f4d6e7-8f9c-4f4a-9368-7a48f49105cb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_T20170061007
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Kunz 'Rb 116 Ar 150' Photodiode Tube

Manufacturer:
Jakob Kunz, American  Search this
Materials:
glass, rubidium-hydride, wire, adhesive tape.
Dimensions:
3-D (cylinder w/spherical bulb): 21 × 57 × 57cm (8 1/4 in. × 1 ft. 10 7/16 in. × 1 ft. 10 7/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1918.05.22
Credit Line:
Donated by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Astronomy
Inventory Number:
T20170061008
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv94bde2ec0-0df6-4d08-9689-6a08e35c34d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_T20170061008
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Tykociner '50' Photodiode Tube

Manufacturer:
Josef Tykociner, Polish  Search this
Materials:
Pyrex, potassium-hydride, wire
Dimensions:
3-D (cylinder w/spherical bulb): 12 × 4.9 × 4.9cm (4 3/4 × 1 15/16 × 1 15/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
United States of America
Date:
1939.05
Credit Line:
Donated by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Astronomy
Inventory Number:
T20170061010
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9561ad020-5872-4942-8a66-c28d91b77e88
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_T20170061010
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Kunz '26b' Photodiode Tube

Manufacturer:
Jakob Kunz, American  Search this
Materials:
Glass, metal-hydride, wire."
Dimensions:
3-D (bulb with protrusions): 14 × 3.9 × 3.9cm (5 1/2 × 1 9/16 × 1 9/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Scientific
Country of Origin:
United States of America
United States of America
Date:
1937
Credit Line:
Donated by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Astronomy
Inventory Number:
T20170061011
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv97ee6b526-934e-4a2d-a1fb-173852f6fd08
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_T20170061011
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Case, Medal, Premium of John Hyacinth deMagellon of London, 1959, C. Draper

Manufacturer:
August C. Frank Co.  Search this
Materials:
Leather
Paper
Synthetic Fabric
Adhesive
Copper Alloy
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 13.8 × 11.3 × 4.1cm (5 7/16 × 4 7/16 × 1 5/8 in.)
Storage: 19.1 × 16.5 × 8.9cm (7 1/2 × 6 1/2 × 3 1/2 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Charles S. Draper
Inventory Number:
A19800502001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv913680f53-8e63-4b55-8a2c-52aa3d5e3488
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19800502001

Stand, Model, Observatory, Orbiting Astronomical

Materials:
White Metal
Paint
Felt
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D (Stand): 8.6 × 12.7cm (3 3/8 × 5 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Unmanned Spacecraft & Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of F. Peter Simmons
Inventory Number:
A20120266001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98fec4021-c4a2-428f-8b49-052428a76f82
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20120266001
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Amplifier, WMAP Cryogenic InP HEMT Low Noise Amplifier

Manufacturer:
NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center  Search this
Materials:
Mixed metals and solid state electronics
Dimensions:
3-D: 4 × 1.5 × 5cm (1 9/16 × 9/16 × 1 15/16 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Unmanned Spacecraft & Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.
Inventory Number:
A20060634002
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Explore the Universe
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9171777bb-6e6b-46a4-a8fe-ca8011850ff4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20060634002
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