Barometer, Thaddeus S. C. Lowe

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Barometer and case used by balloonist T.S.C. Lowe during the Civil War

Donated by the Heirs of Thaddeus C. Lowe

Physical Description:
Mercury barometer with sliding scale, brass and glass; 39 inches long; ca. 1860.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Date
c.1860

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Hangar
Boeing Aviation Hangar

Type
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management

Materials
Metal, and glass
Dimensions
3-D: 96.5 x 5.1cm (38 x 2 in.)

Barometer and case used by balloonist T.S.C. Lowe during the Civil War

Donated by the Heirs of Thaddeus C. Lowe

Physical Description:
Mercury barometer with sliding scale, brass and glass; 39 inches long; ca. 1860.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Date
c.1860

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Hangar
Boeing Aviation Hangar

Type
INSTRUMENTS-Flight Management

Materials
Metal, and glass
Dimensions
3-D: 96.5 x 5.1cm (38 x 2 in.)

ID: A19310040000