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Lead weight marked 'Reid' from the first cross-Channel telegraph cable, 1850.
Main portion of short mercury delay tube from the electronic computer EDSAC, 1946-1958
Computing & Data Processing
Print, 'Launching Buoy' scene on "Great Eastern" during the laying of the first Atlantic cable, 1865-1867
Laboratory notes written during the preparation of an autoradiograph of the first genetic fingerprint, Leicester England, 1984
A pair of dice made in imitation ivory celluloid, early 20th century.
Plastics and Modern Materials
Print, 'Large Buoy' scene on 'Great Eastern' during the laying of the first Atlantic cable, 1865-1867