Barometer, Thaddeus S. C. Lowe

Barometer, Thaddeus S. C. Lowe

     

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