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You Searched ForStart Over You searched for: Department Archives Remove constraint Department: Archives Genre Photographs Remove constraint Genre: Photographs Place California--Fullerton Remove constraint Place: California--Fullerton Subject Beckman Instruments, inc. Remove constraint Subject: Beckman Instruments, inc. Date 1965 to 1969 Remove constraint Date: <span class="from" data-blrl-begin="1965">1965</span> to <span class="to" data-blrl-end="1969">1969</span>
- 1950 – 1969
The labeled illustration depicts the interior of a potentiometer.
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,…
- Circa 1975
In 1954, Beckman Instruments' headquarters moved from Pasadena to Fullerton, California.
The images with dates inscribed on the back indicate that they were taken between 1954 and 1975, although some images are…
- Circa 1966
Also known as the DK-2 Spectrophotometer, this model covered ultraviolet, visible, and near-infrared spectral ranges. These men are likely part of the team that designed the instrument.