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Joseph Saxton and His Contributions to the Medal Ruling and Photographic Arts.

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Joseph Saxton and His Contributions to the Medal Ruling and Photographic Arts.

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SeriesSmithsonian studies in history and technology -- 32
ContributionsFrazer, A.H.
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Open LibraryOL21711373M

Photo, Print, Drawing [Johnny Weissmuller, half-length portrait, facing right, dumping his medals out of paper bag, many more medals mounted on a board behind him] [ b&w film copy neg. ] Full online access to this resource is only available at the Library of Congress.


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32): Frazier, Arthur H: Books. Joseph Saxton (), an extraordinary mechanician was caught up in those arts, and made exceptional contributions to both of them. His medal ruling machines were the first of their kind to have eliminated distortions from the resulting pictures.

Joseph Saxton and his contributions to the medal ruling and photographic arts (OCoLC) Named Person: Joseph Saxton; Joseph Saxton: Material Type: Biography, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Arthur H Frazier.

Joseph Saxton and his contributions to the medal ruling and photographic arts (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: Joseph Saxton; Joseph Saxton: Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors.

Frazier, Arthur H. Joseph Saxton and His Contributions to the Medal Ruling and Photographic Arts. Smithsonian Studies in History and Technology, num 17 pages, 13 figures, —Medal ruling is a little known art by which pictures are mechanically produced from coins, medals, cameos, and other objects presented in relief.

Title Sources; Joseph Saxton and his contributions to the medal ruling and photographic arts: A manual of gold and silver coins of all nations, struck within the past century showing their history, and legal basis, and their actual weight, fineness, and value, chiefly from original and recent assays: with which are incorporated treatises on bullion and plate, counterfeit coins, specific.

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