Rittenhouse Vol. 8 No. 2 (Issue 30): Journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise Feb 1994
Rittenhouse Vol. 8 No. 2 (Issue 30): Journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise Feb 1994
Rittenhouse Vol. 8 No. 2 (Issue 30): Journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise Feb 1994
Rittenhouse Vol. 8 No. 2 (Issue 30): Journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise Feb 1994
Rittenhouse Vol. 8 No. 2 (Issue 30): Journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise Feb 1994

Rittenhouse Vol. 8 No. 2 (Issue 30): Journal of the American Scientific Instrument Enterprise Feb 1994

Hastings-on-Hudson, NY and MA: David & Yola Coffeen and Raymond V. Giordano 1994. First Edition. Pgs 33-64. 8vo. Wraps. Illustrated. Minor scuffing to rear cover. A bright clean copy. Fine. Staplebound wraps. [25555]


ISSUE CONTENTS:

The Holyoke Instruments at Harvard by RAYMOND V. GIORDANO.
Alvan Clarks' Customers by DEBORAH JEAN WARNER.
Applying a New Science to a New Industry: The Promise of Spectrum Analysis and the Reality of the Bessemer Process of Making Steel by STEVEN TURNER.

The Rittenhouse Journal of the Scientific Enterprise was a scholarly journal focused on increasing and distributing knowledge about scientific instruments made and/or sold in the US and the Americas. Throughout its 23 years of publication (and a total of 70 issues), the journal covered areas including mathematical, optical and philosophical instruments, chemical, physical and electrical apparatus, sundials and globes; and time periods from the 17th to the mid-20th century. Authors of the various articles in the journal are well known scholars from major institutions, collectors, and dealers in the field of scientific instruments.

Price: $30.00