[United States National Bureau of Standards Ruler] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [United States National Bureau of Standards Ruler]
  • 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 376
  • Added Title For Good Measure from the National Bureau of Standards

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: 1972-12

Language

  • English

Description

  • Physical Description: 1 ruler : plastic ; 3 x 16 cm.
  • Content Description: Ruler issued by the United States National Bureau of Standards. The front includes measurements in centimeters (to 15) and inches (to 6); there is text on the back comparing metric and customary units for length, volume, and weight.

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

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: 785423648
  • Report No.: NBS Special Publication 376
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc123540

Note

  • Display Note: "Issued December 1972."