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Curta Calculator
Curta Calculator
Resource Typeimage
TitleCurta Calculator
Coverage / Year1948 to 1970
DescriptionCurta calculators were designed by Austrian, Curt Herzstark. They were only manufactured from 1948 through 1970. When new pocket calculators appeared in the seventies, Curta went out of business. Only two models were made. Model I gave 11 digit results and Model II gave 15 digit results.
Lesson Plans / ThemesUsing a Calculator;
Learning Standards16 History; 10-12 Science; 13 Science, Technology and Society;
Author or CreatorHerzstark, Curt, d. 1988
SourceMuseum of Science and Industry, Chicago
Subject / KeywordsCalculators; Mathematics; Mechanical tools
Collection PublisherMuseum of Science and Industry, Chicago;
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statementhttp://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc/conditions.htm
Resource Identifiercalculat
CONTENTdm file name29622151982002_CALCULAT.jpg
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