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Alden Research Laboratory, Rotating Boom, Holden, Worcester County, MA



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Item Title
Alden Research Laboratory, Rotating Boom, Holden, Worcester County, MA

Location
Rotating Boom, Holden, MA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER MA-60-A
Building/structure dates: 1936 initial construction
Significance: "This rotating boom played an important part in the testing and improvement of current meters, aircraft propellers, ships' logs, pitot tubes and minesweeping paravanes."

Subjects
Mechanical Engineering
Research
Research Facilities


Related Names
Allen, Charles M.
Lowe, Jet, Photographer
Lebovich, Bill, Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. General view looking west
2. More distant view looking north
3. General view looking east


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