Measuring Angles of Microscopic Crystals with the Goniometer

ID: SIA Acc. 12-492 [SIA2012-2782]

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Form/Genre: Lantern slides

Date: 1929

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 12-492, Image No. SIA2012-2782

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Summary

William F. Foshag (1894-1956), working in the lab, is using a two-circle goniometer to determine the angular relations between the faces of a crystal.

Subject

  • Foshag, William F (William Frederick) 1894-1956
  • United States National Museum
  • Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.)

Notes

  • Also known as MNH-11010A
  • See also Record Unit 95, Box 8, Folder 36.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 12-492, Image No. SIA2012-2782

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1929
  • Between 1929 and 1934

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Form/Genre

Lantern slides

Local number

SIA Acc. 12-492 [SIA2012-2782]

Physical description

4 x 3.25;

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