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Beaume hydrometer

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Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
994010003 a-c
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; flared and bulbous bottom portion; narrower tubular body; scale printed on paper inside thermometer; Beaume's scale; greyish cardboard tubular case; faded; beneath top blue; label to case in red and creme
  2 images  
Accession Number
994010003 a-c
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Specific Gravity
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- specific gravity testing
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; flared and bulbous bottom portion; narrower tubular body;
scale printed on paper inside thermometer; Beaume's scale; greyish cardboard tubular
case; faded; beneath top blue; label to case in red and creme
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - thermometer - Size: Length 31.0 cm. x Width 1.0 cm. x Diameter2.5 cm.
b - case top - Size: Length 33.5 cm. x Diameter3.0 cm.
c - case bottom - Size: Length 33.5 cm. x Diameter3.0 cm.
Maker
Wilco
Material
glass: clear
paper: creme; black; red
mercury: grey/black
cardboard: grey; blue
Inscriptions
Paper inside thermometer reads: Hydrometer specific gravity Scale Tp: 60° F. /
"Wilco"; label on case reads: "Custom Hydrometer"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-4
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; case badly faded
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler; "Handbook of Chemistry and Physics"; CD #6
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Beaume hydrometer

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1344
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
994010004 a-c
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; flared and bulbous bottom portion; narrow tubular main portion; scale printed on paper inside thermometer; Beaume's scale; greyish cardboard tubular case; faded; cardboard under top of case is royal blue, red and creme; label to side of case
  2 images  
Accession Number
994010004 a-c
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Specific Gravity
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- specific gravity testing
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; flared and bulbous bottom portion; narrow tubular main
portion; scale printed on paper inside thermometer; Beaume's scale; greyish cardboard tubular
case; faded; cardboard under top of case is royal blue, red and creme; label to side
of case
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - thermometer - Size: Length 27.5 cm. x Width 1.0 cm. x Diameter2.2 cm.
b - case top - Size: Length 30.0 cm. x Diameter2.7 cm.
c - case bottom - Size: Length 30.0 cm. x Diameter2.7 cm.
Material
glass: clear
paper: creme; black
cardboard: grey; blue
Inscriptions
Paper inside thermometer reads: "Beaume's Hydrometer for liquids lighter than water.
Tp 60° F."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-4
Condition Remarks
overall condition good of thermometer good; case badly faded; damage to bottom;
repaired with staples
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler; "Handbook of Chemistry and Physics"; CD #6
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Beaume hydrometer

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Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
994010005 a-c
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; flared and bulbous bottom portion; narrow tubular main portion; scale printed on paper inside; grey-blue cardboard tubular case; faded; portion under case top a royal blue colour; creme and red label to side of case of case
  2 images  
Accession Number
994010005 a-c
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Specific Gravity
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- specific gravity testing
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; flared and bulbous bottom portion; narrow tubular main
portion; scale printed on paper inside; grey-blue cardboard tubular case; faded;
portion under case top a royal blue colour; creme and red label to side of case
of case
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - thermometer - Size: Length 30.2 cm. x Width 1.3 cm. x Diameter2.2 cm.
b - case top - Size: Length 30.5 cm. x Diameter2.7 cm.
c - case bottom - Size: Length 30.5 cm. x Diameter2.7 cm.
Maker
Wilco
Material
glass: clear
paper: creme; black
cardboard: grey; blue
Inscriptions
Paper inside thermometer reads: "Beaume's Hydrometer for light liquids / Tp 60° F. /
Wilco"; label on case reads: "Beaumes // 60° F. // 10-50"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-4
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; hydrometer slightly grimy; case faded badly
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler; "Handbook of Chemistry and Physics"; CD #6
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dairy thermometer; hydrometer

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Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
994010006 a-c
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; scale printed on paper inside thermometer; scale indicates point of FREEZING, CHURNING, and CHEESE; blue cardboard tubular case; with red and creme label
Accession Number
994010006 a-c
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Thermometers
Temperature
Dairying
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; scale printed on paper inside thermometer; scale indicates
point of FREEZING, CHURNING, and CHEESE; blue cardboard tubular case; with red and
creme label
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - thermometer - Size: Length 26.5 cm. x Diameter2.5 cm.
b - case top - Size: Length 27.0 cm. x Diameter2.3 cm.
c - case bottom - Size: Length 27.0 cm. x Diameter2.3 cm.
Maker
Wilco
Material
glass: clear
paper: creme; black; red
mercury: grey/black
cardboard: blue
Inscriptions
Paper inside thermometer reads: "Dairy-Thermometer. Wilco"; label on case reads: "Dairy //
Thermometer // Floating // -10° - 110° F."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-4
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; case faded badly
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler; Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
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alcohol thermo-hydrometer

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Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
994010007 a-c
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; scale printed on two sections of paper inside; grey-blue tubular cardboard case; faded; area under top is a royal blue colour; creme and red label to side of case
  2 images  
Accession Number
994010007 a-c
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Specific Gravity
Alcohols
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- specific gravity testing
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; scale printed on two sections of paper inside; grey-blue
tubular cardboard case; faded; area under top is a royal blue colour; creme and red
label to side of case
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - thermometer - Size:
b - case top - Size:
c - case bottom - Size:
Maker
Wilco
Material
glass: clear
paper: creme; black; red
Inscriptions
Paper inside thermometer reads: "Correction Table for Temperature // Germany / U.S. Custom
House Hydrometer for spirit Tralle & Proof. Temp. 60° F."; label on case reads:
"Beaume's // Hydrometer // 60° F. // 0-70"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-4
Condition Remarks
case badly faded; case top repaired with tape
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler; similar to, but approximately 6 inches shorter than, the
item cited in "Scientific Instruments, Laboratory Apparatus and Equipment," Central Scientific
Company of Canada, Toronto, 1942, p. 494, item 24565; CD #6
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thermometer; hydrometer

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Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
994010008 a-c
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; flared bulbous bottom; scale printed on paper inside narrow tube of main portion; tubular cardboard case; black exterior, red interior; creme and red label to side of case
Accession Number
994010008 a-c
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Specific Gravity
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- specific gravity testing
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; flared bulbous bottom; scale printed on paper inside narrow
tube of main portion; tubular cardboard case; black exterior, red interior; creme and
red label to side of case
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - thermometer - Size: Length 27.5 cm. x Width 0.5 cm. x Diameter3.0 cm.
b - case top - Size: Length 32.5 cm. x Diameter3.8 cm.
c - case bottom - Size: Length 32.5 cm. x Diameter3.8 cm.
Maker
Wilco
Material
glass: clear
paper: creme; black
Inscriptions
Paper inside thermometer reads: "Twaddle Hydrometer Nr. 1 / Tp: 60° F. / "Wilco"";
label on case reads: "Twaddle // 0° to 245 // 60° F." (not clearly legible)
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-4
Condition Remarks
overall condition good
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler; Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
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Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
994010009 a-b
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; flared and bulbous forms to bottom portion; narrow tube makes up top portion; scale printed on paper inside narrow tube of thermometer; tubular cardboard case; covered in black and creme marbled paper
Accession Number
994010009 a-b
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Specific Gravity
Chemistry
MM= Chemical Apparatus -- specific gravity testing
Description
Glass mercury thermometer; flared and bulbous forms to bottom portion; narrow tube makes
up top portion; scale printed on paper inside narrow tube of thermometer; tubular cardboard
case; covered in black and creme marbled paper
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - thermometer - Size: Length 26.5 cm. x Width 0.5 cm. x Diameter2.5 cm.
b - case bottom - Size: Length 32.5 cm. x Diameter3.7 cm.
Maker
Pese Ethers - Alvergmat
Site Made (City)
Paris
Site Made (Country)
France
Material
glass: clear
paper: creme; black
cardboard: brown
Inscriptions
Paper inside thermometer reads: Pese Ethers Alvergmat Frcs - 10 Rue dela Sorbonne Paris
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-4
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; case in poor condition; missing top; covering paper ripped
and missing in areas
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler; Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
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portable pointer galvanometer

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Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
994010017
Description
Black plastic box-like structure; with three knobs and scale measurement window to top; bottom open; interior mechanics exposed.
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Accession Number
994010017
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Electromagnetics
Chemistry
Electrochemistry
Description
Black plastic box-like structure; with three knobs and scale measurement window to top; bottom open; interior mechanics exposed.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Dr. Julian Brown
Maker
Leeds & Northrup Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
plastic: black; clear
metal: silver; yellow
Inscriptions
Maker's mark engraved and imprinted to top and side: LEEDS & NORTHRUP CO. // PHILADELPHIA MADE IN USA
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-2
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; slightly grimy
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler; similar to the item cited in "Scientific Instruments, Laboratory Apparatus and Equipment," Central Scientific Company of Canada, Toronto, 1942, p. 869, item 82150
Research Facts
Would have been used by a pre-med student; measures very small electric (D.C.) currents.
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portable lamp and scale galvanometer

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Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
Accession Number
994010025 a-b
Description
Wooden box, with hinged flip-top lid; glass slide fits to top of side; engraved scale to slide; four knobs to front; inner mechanics accessible; horseshoe magnet; name plate to top.
Accession Number
994010025 a-b
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Chemistry
MeSH Heading
Electromagnetics
Chemistry
Electrochemistry
Description
Wooden box, with hinged flip-top lid; glass slide fits to top of side; engraved scale to slide; four knobs to front; inner mechanics accessible; horseshoe magnet; name plate to top.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 21.7 cm. x Width 13.5 cm. x Depth 13.0 cm.
b - removable slide - Size:
Provenance
More elaborate and accurate and less rugged than sudent model
Maker
Leeds & Northrup Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
wood: brown
plastic: black
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Name plate to top: LEEDS & NORTHRUP CO. // PHILADELPHIA / PENNSYLVANIA // MADE IN
USA // CAT. N0. // 2420C // SERIAL NO. 613912
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-2
Condition Remarks
overall condition good; grimy; chips/scratches to left edge of lid
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
Dr. Wally Breck; Dr. Robert C. Wheeler;
item cited in "Scientific Instruments, Laboratory Apparatus and Equipment," Central Scientific
Company of Canada, Toronto, 1942, p. 870, item 82160
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slide wire resistor; potentiometer

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1369
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
Accession Number
994010029
Description
Wooden rectangular box base; ebony (?) platform to top; 5 smaller plastic knobs toward centre; gradients engraved around knobs; scale window above right larger knob; maker information engraved; blue stickers to top with brief instructions
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Accession Number
994010029
Collection
Queen's University Chemistry Collection
Category
Basic Science Artifacts
Classification
Basic Science, Laboratory Instrumentation
MeSH Heading
Electricity
Description
Wooden rectangular box base; ebony (?) platform to top; 5 smaller plastic knobs toward
centre; gradients engraved around knobs; scale window above right larger knob; maker
information engraved; blue stickers to top with brief instructions
Number Of Parts
1
Maker
Leeds & Northrup Co.
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
wood: brown
plastic: black
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Maker's info engraved to top: LEEDS & NORTHRUP CO. // PHILADELPHIA // 178342 //
MADE IN USA; stickers to top read: PULL GALVO PLUG AND // OPEN BATTERY // SWITCH
WHEN FINISHED
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F7-1
Dimension Notes
Length: 33.0 cm. x Width: 19.0 cm. x Depth: 15.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
overall condition fair; top grimy and discoloured markedly
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. R. C. Wheeler; Dr. Wally Breck; CD #3
Images
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