[Letter from the United States National Bureau of Standards]

Description:

Letter from the acting director of the U.S. National Bureau of Standards introducing the materials in the NBS Metric Kit. The kit was compiled to support the Metric Conversion Act, signed in December 1975, which would convert measurements used in the United States to the metric system of measurement. Includes an order form for additional materials and the metric kit envelope.

Creator(s): United States. National Bureau of Standards.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1977?  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Technical Report Archive and Image Library
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Info: Dept. of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1977?
Coverage:
Place
United States
Date
197u  
Description:

Letter from the acting director of the U.S. National Bureau of Standards introducing the materials in the NBS Metric Kit. The kit was compiled to support the Metric Conversion Act, signed in December 1975, which would convert measurements used in the United States to the metric system of measurement. Includes an order form for additional materials and the metric kit envelope.

Physical Description:

2 p. ; 28 cm. + 1 envelope (23 x 29 cm.)

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Keyword(s): conversions | systems of measurement | informational kits | letters
Source: NBS Metric Kit : Official Metric Information, NBS Special Publication 410, United States National Bureau of Standards, Washington D.C.
Contributor(s):
Series Title: NBS special publication
Series Title: National Bureau of Standards Reports
Series Title: National Bureau of Standards Metric Kit
Added Title: National Bureau of Standards Special Publication 410
Added Title: NBS special publication ; 410
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Technical Report Archive and Image Library
Relation (Is Part Of): NBS Metric Kit : Official Metric Information, NBS Special Publication 410, ark:/67531/metadc67329/
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 3958716 |
  • SUDOC: C 13.10:410
  • REP-NO: NBS Special Publication 410
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc123538
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text