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Genre Advertisements Remove constraint Genre: Advertisements Creator Charles Bowes Advertising, inc. Remove constraint Creator: Charles Bowes Advertising, inc. Format Text Remove constraint Format: Text

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    • 1959

    The advertisement features a photo of a nurse regarding a physician who has delivered an Air Force missile. The text discusses the role of Beckman process instruments during missile loading and other aerospace…

    • 1957

    This data handling system was designed specifically for use with Doppler data from a Sperry 10-C velocimeter, to measure and track missiles. Used by the aerospace industry, the ad promises that it will automatically…

    • 1957

    Beckman Instruments entered the gas chromatograph business in 1956 with the acquisition of the successful Watts Manufacturing Company. Later that year, Beckman Instruments produced its first gas chromatograph, the GC-1,…

    • 1960s

    Beckman Instruments' analog computers were developed by their Berkeley Division as early as 1953. The company produced analog computers -- also called automation, data reduction, or data handling systems -- for the…

    • 1959

    In 1955, Arnold O. Beckman and William Shockley entered business together when they established Shockley Semiconductor Laboratories as a subsidiary of Beckman Instruments, Inc. with the goal of mass producing…

    • 1959

    This advertisement focuses on pH meters' use in the food processing and packaging industry.

    Arnold Beckman invented his first pH meter in 1934 at the request of a chemist from the California citrus industry, who needed…

    • 1960

    Beckman Instruments became interested in measuring, controlling, and fighting air pollution in the late 1940s and early 1950s, when company president Arnold O. Beckman became the scientific adviser to the Los Angeles…

    • 1956

    Advertisement for the new IR-4 Spectrophotometer, which would be on display at the Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy (PittCon) in 1956.

    The Beckman Instruments IR spectrophotometers…

    • 1958

    Advertisement for Helipot Series T Potentiometers.

    Potentiometers regulate the flow of electricity, like the volume dial on a radio. In 1940, Arnold O. Beckman was unsatisfied with dials on the market, so he designed…

    • 1958

    Advertisement for Beckman Data Reduction Systems, especially the storage and retrieval of telemetered missile data.

    Beckman Instruments' analog computers were developed by their Berkeley Division as early as 1953. The…

    • 1959

    Advertisement for four different components manufactured by the Helipot Division of Beckman Instruments: rotating components, expanded scale meters, standard breadboard parts, and potentiometers.

    Potentiometers…

    • 1959

    This advertisement from Beckman Instruments places the company in a long narrative of scientific instrumentation, starting with 18th century eyeglass manufacturer, Edward Scarlett (optician to His Majesty King George…

    • 1960

    Advertisement for Beckman Instruments gas chromatographs being used at the Dow Chemical plant in Bay City, Michigan.

    Beckman Instruments entered the gas chromatograph business in 1956 with the acquisition of the…

    • 1957

    This advertisement shows a woman using Beckman Instruments' new IR-6 Spectrophotometer. The text touts its low cost, ease of use, and the ability to use the instrument within existing workflows.

    Originally developed…

    • 1961

    This advertisement for Beckman Instruments' pH equipment shows how central pH instruments were to the Beckman brand in 1961. By this time, the line of pH products included meters, electrodes, and accessories.

    Arnold…

    • 1957

    This advertisements shows off the range of Beckman Instruments' pH meters available in 1957, highlighting the variety of size and price.

    Arnold Beckman invented his first pH meter in 1934 at the request of a chemist…

    • 1957

    Advertisement for the Model 120 Industrial Gas Chromatograph.

    Beckman Instruments entered the gas chromatograph business in 1956 with the acquisition of the successful Watts Manufacturing Company. Later that year,…

    • 1960

    Advertisement for the Shockley 4-layer diode, including a diagram.

    In 1955, Arnold O. Beckman and William Shockley entered business together when they established Shockley Semiconductor Laboratories as a subsidiary of…

    • 1956

    Color advertisement for the Pocket pH Meter, which was first sold in 1956. The main selling point of this model was its portability, meaning that pH readings could be taken in the field or on site, instead of requiring…

    • 1957

    Advertisement featuring an image of a man kneeling in a field looking at the reading on a Beckman Pocket pH Meter. This model of pH meter was first marketed by Beckman Instruments in 1956, and as this advertisement…

    • 1956

    Advertisement for the DIGIDIAL, made by the Helipot Division of Beckman Instruments, Inc.

    Potentiometers regulate the flow of electricity, like the volume dial on a radio. In 1940, Arnold O. Beckman was unsatisfied…