[United States National Bureau of Standards Metric Conversion Card] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [United States National Bureau of Standards Metric Conversion Card]
  • 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 365

Creator

  • Author: United States. National Bureau of Standards.
    Creator Type: Organization

Contributor

  • Distributor: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Contributor Type: Organization
    Contributor Info: For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office

Publisher

  • Name: United States. National Bureau of Standards.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
    Additional Info: U.S. Department of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards

Date

  • Creation: 1976-05

Language

  • English

Description

  • Physical Description: 1 card : plastic ; 10 x 7 cm.
  • Content Description: Conversion card issued by the United States National Bureau of Standards containing conversion information for length, area, mass (weight), volume, and temperature (exact). The front lists "Approximate Conversions to Metric Measures" and includes a continuum of temperatures at the bottom and a centimeter ruler along the right side (to 8 cm.). The back of the card lists "Approximate Conversions from Metric Measures" and includes an inch ruler along the right side (to 3 in.).

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Metric system -- United States.
  • Keyword: conversions
  • Keyword: systems of measurement
  • Keyword: informational kits
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Weights and measures.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Standards of length.
  • Keyword: rulers
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Metric system -- Conversion tables.

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Source

  • Other: NBS Metric Kit : Official Metric Information, NBS Special Publication 410, United States National Bureau of Standards, Washington D.C.

Relation

  • Is Part Of: NBS Metric Kit : Official Metric Information, NBS Special Publication 410, ark:/67531/metadc67329/

Collection

  • Name: Technical Report Archive and Image Library
    Code: TRAIL

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Physical Object

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • OCLC: 3532136
  • Report No.: NBS Special Publication 365
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc123539

Note

  • Display Note: "Revised May 1976."