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Early American scientific instruments and their makers

Silvio A. Bedini

Early American scientific instruments and their makers

by Silvio A. Bedini

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Published by Landmark Enterprises in Rancho Cordova, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scientific apparatus and instruments.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEarly American scientific instruments.
    Statementby Silvio A. Bedini.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ185 .B4 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 189 p. :
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2251306M
    ISBN 100910845301
    LC Control Number89128025
    OCLC/WorldCa15206528

    The author devotes much space to early navigation instruments, and to unsung heroes of nautical invention, cartography, and more. This book complements his volume, “Early American Scientific Instruments and Their Makers. Early life. According to historian Susan Whitney Dimock's book "Births, Baptisms, Marriages, and Deaths: From the Records of the Town and Churches in Mansfield, Connecticut, –" Occupation: Goldsmith, brazier, military drummer.

    S.A. Bedini, Early American Scientific Instruments and their Makers (Washington DC: Museum of History and Technology, Smithsonian Institution, ) J.A. Bennett, The Divided Circle: A History of Instruments . Scientific Instruments. From Early American Scientific Instruments and Their Makers to Scales and Weights, from Collecting and Restoring Scientific Instruments to Nineteenth-Century Scientific Instruments, we can help you find the scientific instruments books you are looking the world's largest independent marketplace for new, used and rare books.

      Early American Scientific Instruments and Their Makers. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution (U. S. National Museum Bulletin no. ), ppBiographical sketches of 16 instrument makers and an appendix: Mathematical Practitioners and Instrument Makers Author: Fred Burchsted. 7. Mathematical Instrument-Makers in the Grocer’s Company by Joyce Brown. [Contains notes on some earlier makers.] Science Museum London, ISBN 0 20 3. 8. Early American Scientific Instruments and Their Makers.


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Bedini, Silvio A. Early American Scientific Instruments and Their Makers. Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, Paperback. 8vo ( x mm), beige wrappers. Frontis., [v], xii, [1–2], Seller Rating: % positive. Silvio Bedini (Janu – Novem ) was an American historian, specialising in early scientific was Historian Emeritus of the Smithsonian Institution, where he served on Alma mater: Columbia University (–).

Although the tax records for described Dring as an "Optician" he was also a clockmaker and maker of scientific instruments. At least three of his tall-case clocks have survived, and a stick type of barometer which he made for Edward and Hannah Hicks in The instrument.

Early American Scientific Instruments and Their Makers. Silvio Bedini has produced a survey of the colonial scientific instrument makers that focused on "mathematical" instruments. The book has three parts: The Mathematical Practitioners, Instruments of Metal, and Instruments.

Early AMerican Scientific Instruments and Their Makers. Washington: Museum of History and Techology, Smithsonian Institutiton, Item # xii, p., b/w illus., original stiff printed. Early American Scientific Instruments and Their Makers Part 4 [n: Figure Davis quadrant or backstaff made and signed by William Guyse Hagger of Newport, Rhode Island, about .Early American Scientific Instruments and Their Makers by Silvio A.

Bedini $ This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. .His observations of the solar eclipse of Septemwere published in in _Memoirs of the Academy of Arts and Sciences_. Probably one of the most significant of the surviving early American .