|Title||Manual: K&E Polyphase Duplex Decitrig Slide Rule No. 4071. A Manual. Kells, Kern & Bland. K&E, NY & Hoboken, [copyright 1939], issued ca. 1949-1952.|
|Object Name||Manual, Training|
|Collection||Keuffel & Esser Company Collection|
|Credit||Gift of Dr. Robert K. Otnes|
|Scope & Content||
K&E Polyphase Duplex Decitrig Slide Rule No. 4071. A Manual. By Lyman M. Kells, Willis F. Kern and James R. Bland. Published by Keuffel & Esser Co., New York & Hoboken, N.J., [copyright 1939], issued circa 1949 to possibly 1952.
Booklet, 5-1/4" x 7-11/16" high, pp [iv], 87, .
With printed paper band: "This Manual, Polyphase Duplex Decitrig No. 4071, applies to Doric Plastic Slide Rule No. 9071." Center text is a "Note" that refers to manual descriptions that apply to the 4071 and the 9071. (Band is 3-1/8" high)
The Doric line was issued only from 1949-1952 and the 9071 is only known by an appearance in a replacement parts list found in the 1949 catalog. It appears that few examples are known.
Although issued 1949 or later, the cover has the old K&E griffin trademark. The paper band is in the colors and typeface used by K&E from the ca. 1940s.
|Notes||Copyright date and issue date are not necessarily the same.|
|Year Range from||1949|
|Year Range to||1952|
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|Caption||front cover: with printed paper band; without band|
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