Resource Museum of optical instruments (2000 - )

Timo Mappes

From
May 2000
Germany
Subjects
19th century
20th century and early
Laboratories
Microscopes
Optics
Scientific instruments
Spectroscopes
Telescopes
Alternative Names
  • 10242 (WHSO Record Number)
  • Museum optischer Instrumente (Former or Other Title)
Website
http://www.musoptin.com/
Categories

Summary

This website deals with the evolution of the optical industry from 1800 to 1920, and is based on a paper by Dr. Mappes.

Content is organized into sections: microscopes, magnifiers and additional equipment, spectroscopes, and telescopes, lab supplies, & miscellaneous. These links lead to tables of pictures organized chronologically and by region; the pictures themselves are links to extensive information and more pictures.

Under content, there is also a link to a list of references (in German).

WHSO Record Created By: Amy Rodgers