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Title K&E Surveying Instruments (Serial Numbers); First Instruments of the Year. Reference chart, "Backsights", Jan. 1991.
Object Name Documents
Catalog Number 2010.002.0024
Collection Keuffel & Esser Company Collection
Credit Museum Collections.
Scope & Content Reference record for research: digital record only. No folder.
Keuffel & Esser Surveying Instruments, Serial Numbers; First Instruments of the Year, 1900-1966.

Transcription of chart: K&E Surveying Instruments. First Instruments of the Year.
Published online at: http://www.surveyhistory.org/how_old_is_my_k_&_e%20Instrument.htm
First published in "Backsights", Surveyor's Historical Society Magazine, Jan. 1991.
NOTE: chart runs to 1966 only as published (1967 was K&E's last year in Hoboken.)
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The following chart is copied from the January 1991 issue of Surveyor's Historical Society Magazine "Backsights":

K&E Surveying Instruments, First Instruments of the Year

SERIAL NO.YEAR

45001900
49001901
60001902
70001903
85001904
100001905
110001906
125001907
150001908
190001909
110001910
230001911
260001912
230001913
290001914
305001915
320001916
340001917
355001918
380001919
410001920
425001921
440001922

SERIAL NO.YEAR

450001923
47000 1924
490001925
502981926
523401927
537191928
555471929
562861930
594451931
604091932
613871933
617001934
625791935
655591936
666601937
685401938
693111939
717701940
742581941
783731942
805921943
841001944
898271945

SERIAL NO.YEAR

915351946
951971947
1006731948
1061291949
1093451950
1116431951
1158551952
1256391953
1310001954
1330001955
1401071956
1449461957
1512921958
1620781959
1683721960
1712001961
1727861962
1760001963
1800001964
1917001965
1940001966

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Notes Transcription of chart: K&E Surveying Instruments. First Instruments of the Year.
Published online at: http://www.surveyhistory.org/how_old_is_my_k_&_e%20Instrument.htm
First published in "Backsights", Surveyor's Historical Society Magazine, Jan. 1991.
NOTE: chart runs to 1966 only as published (1967 was K&E's last year in Hoboken.)

SERIAL NO.YEAR

45001900
49001901
60001902
70001903
85001904
100001905
110001906
125001907
150001908
190001909
110001910
230001911
260001912
230001913
290001914
305001915
320001916
340001917
355001918
380001919
410001920
425001921
440001922

SERIAL NO.YEAR

450001923
47000 1924
490001925
502981926
523401927
537191928
555471929
562861930
594451931
604091932
613871933
617001934
625791935
655591936
666601937
685401938
693111939
717701940
742581941
783731942
805921943
841001944
898271945

SERIAL NO.YEAR

91535 1946
95197 1947
100673 1948
1061291949
1093451950
1116431951
1158551952
1256391953
1310001954
1330001955
1401071956
1449461957
1512921958
1620781959
1683721960
1712001961
1727861962
1760001963
1800001964
1917001965
1940001966

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Date 2010
Year Range from 2010
Year Range to 2010
Search Terms K & E
Keuffel & Esser Co.
Classification Manufacturing
Business & Commerce
Surveying