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  • 1. David Pantalony Curator, Physical Sciences and Medicine Canada Science and Technology Museum, Ottawa Provenance and the Role of the Public Museum: How the Life Stories of Artifacts Challenge Traditional Accounts of Science and History Tuesday, March 8, 2011 Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax, NS
  • 2. Historic spectrograph University of Saskatchewan Chair of Physics Dr. Chary Rangacharyulu
  • 3. Part of the Herzberg Spectrograph from 1936, University of Saskatchewan
  • 4. Tracing the Niobium supply chain MRI machine in storage at the Canada Science and Technology Museum
  • 5. starting at 69.615,00 EUR 19 % VAT incl. excl. Shipping Costs Body Worlds and the plastinate bodies by Gunther von Hagens Sites:   1   Show 1 to 8 (of in total 8 products)
  • 6. Theratron Junior, ser. no. 15, 1956. Atomic Energy of Canada Limited CSTM artifact no. 1966.0043
  • 7. Students visit the former Atomic Energy of Canada production plant in Ottawa. It was in operation from 1954 – 1965.
  • 8. (right) Oral history at Laperriere site with former machinist and service technician, Al Crandell, Dec 8, 2009 (left) Theratron Juniors in production at AECL factory c. 1960
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  • 10. High Commissioner for India inspects Theratron Junior during visit to Ottawa in 1958
  • 11. Selling Canada at the Seattle World ’s Fair, 1962 Photos by National Film Board (NFB) still photographer, Chris Lund
  • 12. National Film Board photostory on Seattle, 1962 “ Canadian Science and Industry Serving Mankind”
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  • 14. Peaceful message, rockets for scientific research
  • 15. Ideals and reality
  • 16. Theratron Junior, serial no. 15 installed at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Binghampton, New York in 1957 .
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  • 21. Conclusions