Recording Dial Thermometer

Dickson Company, Addison, Illinois


about 1970

Tan metal case, aluminum carrying handle, glass face, mfr. no. 23174-01, serial no. 28449, with original box of 100 replacement charts, chart mounted, dated "9-22" shows 6 rotations of red ink drawing

Overall: 5 × 5 × 2 1/2 in. (12.7 × 12.7 × 6.4 cm)

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



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument

Research Area

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument: Meteorology

Not on view


Department of Biological Sciences, Gilman Hall, Room 111, Dartmouth College; transferred into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, January 2008.

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