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Object Name Voltmeter
Catalog Number 1992.29.1ab
Maker The Dongan Electric Manufacturing Company
Date ca. 1920
Material(s) Wood; bronze
Dimensions H-3.875 W-7.25 D-7.25 inches
Description This is a DC voltmeter made by The Dongan Electric Manufacturing Company. A voltmeter is used to measure electrical potential difference between two points in an electric circuit. This unit has a bronze face with a 0-150 gauge on a wooden base, in a wooden case.
Notes Used at Kieley Electric Co., Harlan, KY, 1930-78, business records in Manuscripts Collection of KHS Archives.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Dungan Electric Mfg. Company
Perry County
Subjects Electricity
Electrical apparatus industry
Electrical apparatus
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS