SN 109341 Model: P 5085 C. I know nothing about this item nor do I know how it works.
The Keuffel and Esser Co. Also known as K & E, was a drafting instrument and supplies company founded in 1867 by two German immigrants, William J.
It was the first American company to specialize in these products. The four-story Keuffel and Esser Manufacturing Complex. Was completed four years later. K & E was incorporated in 1889. In 1892, the company commissioned the architecture firm of De Lomos & Cordes to build a showroom and offices at 127 Fulton Street.
The firm designed an eight-story brick and terra cotta. Building in the Renaissance Revival style. The building was completed in 1893, and the company occupied it until 1961. It was designated a New York City landmark.
In the first decade of the 20th century, Keuffel and Esser introduced a new line of surveying instruments based on the work of John Paoli. An Italian immigrant in Hoboken.
A new Keuffel and Esser Manufacturing Complex. The building was converted to housing in 1975 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places.The item "Vintage Keuffel & Esser Road Transit in Original Wood Case 1950" is in sale since Tuesday, April 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Science & Medicine (1930-Now)\Engineering\Surveying Equipment".
The seller is "mantrakker" and is located in McKinney, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.