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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "Scientific apparatus and instruments"
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Koreshan Unity Business Card, ca. 1897

Koreshan Unity Business Card, ca. 1897

Date
1897 (circa)
Description
The front of the card shows the Koreshan Unity's "Geodetic Survey" members setting up "The Air Line" rectilineator on the beach in Naples, Florida. The rectilineator instrument was used to create a straight measuring line and "prove" the earth is concave. At the right is Harry Boomer with the white shirt. Other survey members included: U.G. Morrow, L.S. Boomer, Abe Gush?, and Geo. Stunt?.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
n2009-3_b005_f16_03aKoreshan Unity Business Card, ca. 1897TextCosmology--Philosophy
Koreshanity
Scientific apparatus and instruments
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