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John Kennard, Newmarket, New Hampshire

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about 1820

Overall: 15 3/8 in. (39 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

2002.1.35217

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument: Surveying

Classification

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument - Surveying

Not on view

Exhibition History

Illuminating Instruments: Studying Light at Dartmouth, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 19-October 17, 2004.

Publication History

David Pantalony, Richard L. Kremer, Francis J. Manasek, Study, Measure, Experiment: Stories of Scientific Instruments at Dartmouth College, Norwich, Vermont: Terra Nova Press, 2005, p. 24, ill.

Provenance

Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill, Lebanon, New Hampshire; given to the Dartmouth College Museum, 1946; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2002.

Old Number

Dartmouth College Museum no. 46.22.16425

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