The 2015 Summer Teen Interns worked on scanning and cataloging the collection, and the 2015 Girls Do Hack event utilized materials from this collection to build timelines from Java Script plugins using the open source Timeline JS tool from Northwestern University’s Knight Lab.The Webster Institute cares for more than 2500 rare books and manuscripts.
The Adler boasts one of the largest and most significant collections of historic scientific instruments in the world.
In addition, the collections include rare and modern books, works on paper, photography, paintings, models, and archives.
of the original Antique "Atmos I" and "Atmos II", (Mercury Reutter models) the following Chart lists Atmos Clocks beginning with some of the earliest models (or calibers) and their respective serial numbers: Determining the value of an Atmos Clock depends on the model, age and the over-all condition of the clock and the actual value can vary significantly depending on what the market will bare at that particular time.
As of this posting, the more common types of Atmos clocks have been trading at prices as low as $300 and as high as $1,200.
Find out more »Price: £1,150.00 A scarce second edition complete two volume set of 'Discours de l'tat et des grandeurs de Jsus', written by Pierre de Brulle (February 1575 October 1629), a French cardinal and statesman, one of the most important mystics of the... Find out more »Price: £375.00 A scarce edition of the works of Justin Martyr. With a portrait of the author to frontispiece, an engraving to title page and decorated head and tail pieces. Hugo Grotius (1583-1645) was a prodigious Dutch lawyer. Find out more »Price: £595.00 A lovely early copy of an exploration into the New Testament, with critical notes and observations.