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Lt. Donald Metcalfe: Archive Of Naval Research Material

Auction:
2133
Lot:
573A
Sold for:
$470$400

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Auction:
Sale #2133 - 2133
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
April 13, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Lt. Donald Metcalfe: Archive Of Naval Research Material, 1935-1953, comprising diagrams and notes for proposed "Around the World" telephone demonstration April, 1935, plans for telephone circuit arrangement, 1936, naval training school (radar) at M.I.T., instructional material, examination papers, notes and drawings, 1941-45, a quantity of confidential/restricted naval defense manuals including maintenance manual for sonar equipment, echo sounding equipment, attack plotters, synchro transmission units, ranging and listening equipment, etc. 1933-45, extensive notes and reports concerning reflecting microwave radio towers, 1949-52, and various publications, diagrams and notes relating to color television, 1951-53.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Donald Metcalfe, the World, echo sounding equipment, sonar equipment, telephone circuit arrangement, telephone demonstration, M.I.T, microwave, Electromagnetic radiation, Measuring instruments, Radio, Waves