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Object Name Voltmeter
Catalog Number 1992.29.4
Maker General Electric Corporation
Date 1920
Material(s) Wood; metal
Dimensions H-4.625 W-7.875 D-7.875 inches
Description This is a DC voltmeter made by General Electric Corporation. A voltmeter is used to measure electrical potential difference between two points in an electric circuit. This unit has a bronze face plate with a 0-150 gauge on the bottom and 0-750 on the top. It is cased in a wooden box.
Notes Used at Kieley Electric Co., Harlan, KY, 1930-78, business records in Manuscripts Collection of KHS Archives.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People General Electric Corporation
Subjects Electricity
Electrical apparatus industry
Electrical apparatus
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS