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Sketches of Windmills, Zaandam

Artist:
Whitney Warren Jr., American, 1864–1943  Search this
Medium:
Brush and watercolor, graphite on cream paperboard tipped into binding with fabric
Type:
landscapes
Album page
Object Name:
Album page
Made in:
Zaandam, Netherlands
Date:
August 25, 1887
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. William Greenough
Accession Number:
1943-51-19
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1943-51-19

Suspension Pantograph in Case by G. Coradi of Zurich Sold by Eugene Dietzgen Company with Stand

Maker:
Coradi, Gottlieb  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall (instrument in case): 15.5 cm x 139 cm x 14.5 cm; 6 3/32 in x 54 23/32 in x 5 23/32 in
separate stand: 39 cm x 25.5 cm x 25 cm; 15 11/32 in x 10 1/32 in x 9 27/32 in
Object Name:
Pantograph
Place made:
Switzerland: Zürich, Zurich
Date made:
1910-1930
1910-1928
ca 1942
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service
ID Number:
MA.333875
Accession number:
304213
Catalog number:
333875
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Pantographs
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904630
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Wire Model of an Anchor Ring by Richard P. Baker, Baker # 533

Maker:
Baker, Richard P.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
red (overall color)
blue (overall color)
soldered (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 9 cm x 28 cm x 27.3 cm; 3 17/32 in x 11 1/32 in x 10 3/4 in
Object Name:
geometric model
Date made:
ca 1930s
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Frances E. Baker
ID Number:
MA.211257.109
Accession number:
211257
Catalog number:
211257.109
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1087397
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Plate

Physical Description:
pewter (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in x 9 in; 1.905 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
plate
Object Type:
plate
Place made:
Germany: Saxony-Anhalt, Naumburg
Place used:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1875 - 1915
Subject:
coat-of-arms  Search this
Germany  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Miss Mary E. Maxwell
ID Number:
DL.387159
Catalog number:
387159
Accession number:
175755
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_300432
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Scrimshaw Walrus Tusk, 19th Century

Physical Description:
ivory (overall material)
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 21 in; 53.34 cm
Object Name:
tusk, walrus
scrimshaw tusk, walrus
Date made:
19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of M. M. Hazen.
ID Number:
DL.154079
Catalog number:
154079
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Cultures & Communities
Art
Transportation
Scrimshaw
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_311576

Mining Journal

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
leather (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 3/4 in x 8 in x 1 5/16 in; 24.765 cm x 20.32 cm x 3.33375 cm
Object Name:
journal
mining journal
Date made:
1897
ID Number:
2016.0140.01
Catalog number:
2016.0140.01
Accession number:
2016.0140
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Work and Industry: Mining
Work
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1807146
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Hydrometer (fourth from left in photo)

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 1 in; 27.94 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
hydrometer
Date made:
1912
Subject:
Wine  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the UC Davis Department of Viticulture and Enology thru David E. Block
ID Number:
2012.0131.06
Catalog number:
2012.0131.06
Accession number:
2012.0131
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
FOOD: Transforming the American Table 1950-2000
Exhibition:
Food: Transforming the American Table
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1422327
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Hydrometer (third from left in photo)

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Object Name:
hydrometer
Subject:
Wine  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the UC Davis Department of Viticulture and Enology thru David E. Block
ID Number:
2012.0131.08
Catalog number:
2012.0131.08
Accession number:
2012.0131
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
FOOD: Transforming the American Table 1950-2000
Exhibition:
Food: Transforming the American Table
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1422329
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Hydrometer (second from right in photo)

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Object Name:
hydrometer
Subject:
Wine  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the UC Davis Department of Viticulture and Enology thru David E. Block
ID Number:
2012.0131.09
Catalog number:
2012.0131.09
Accession number:
2012.0131
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Work and Industry: Food Technology
Food
FOOD: Transforming the American Table 1950-2000
Exhibition:
Food: Transforming the American Table
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1422330
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Oil Painting, The Queen of the Ocean Going to the Rescue of the Ocean Monarch

Shipbuilder:
McKay, Donald  Search this
Ship captain and possible patron of painting:
Littledale, Thomas  Search this
Ship owners:
Enoch Train's White Diamond Line  Search this
Maker:
Walters, Samuel  Search this
Physical Description:
oil on canvas (overall material)
Measurements:
without frame: 31 3/8 in x 47 3/4 in; 79.6925 cm x 121.285 cm
with frame: 38 3/8 in x 54 3/8 in; 97.4725 cm x 138.1125 cm
Object Name:
painting
painting, oil
Date made:
1848
Ship launched:
1847-06
Ship burned and sank:
1848-08-24
Subject:
Maritime  Search this
Related event:
Expansion and Reform  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0279.066
Accession number:
2005.0279
Catalog number:
2005.0279.066
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Art
Cigna Maritime Collection
On the Water exhibit
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1301990
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Scuffy the Tugboat Game

Maker:
Western Publishing Co., Inc.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 14 1/4 in x 10 5/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 36.195 cm x 26.9875 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Game
Place made:
United States: Wisconsin, Racine
Date made:
1972
Subject:
Entertainment, general  Search this
Children's Literature  Search this
ID Number:
1992.0634.064
Accession number:
1992.0634
Catalog number:
1992.0634.064
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1250805

bowl, sugar

Maker:
Gorham Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 7 in x 5 3/8 in; 20.32 cm x 17.78 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
bowl, sugar
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Date made:
c. 1855-1860
Credit Line:
Gift of Carleton C. and Imogene C. Brower
ID Number:
1988.0569.05
Accession number:
1988.0569
Catalog number:
1988.0569.05
1988.0569.01-06
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324332
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"Anchors Aweigh"

Maker:
Robbins Music Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in; 29.21 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
Sheet Music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1907
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth Mildred Hunter
ID Number:
1986.0021.56
Accession number:
1986.0021
Catalog number:
1986.0021.56
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1331192

hook, ophthalmic; surgical instrument

Measurements:
overall: 4 7/8 in x 1/4 in x 3/16 in; 12.3825 cm x .635 cm x .47625 cm
overall: 1/4 in x 5 in x 1/4 in; .635 cm x 12.7 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
anchor, fixation
hook, ophthalmic
surgical instrument
Credit Line:
Storz Instrument Company
ID Number:
1980.0848.05
Accession number:
1980.0848
Catalog number:
1980.0848.05
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_733807

Sailor's Embroidery

Maker:
Adams, J. M.  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (thread material)
linen (ground material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 1/2 in x 30 1/2 in; 52.07 cm x 77.47 cm
Object Name:
embroidered picture
Place Made:
At sea
Date made:
late 19th Century
Subject:
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Liberty  Search this
Liberty Cap  Search this
Eagles  Search this
Sailing Ships  Search this
Flags  Search this
Patriotic  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
ID Number:
TE.E388178
Catalog number:
E388178
Accession number:
182022
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Art
Military
Transportation
Textiles
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_633610
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500 Dollars, National Bank Note, United States, ca 1865

Maker:
National Bank Note Company  Search this
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.5 cm x 18.3 cm x .01 cm; 2 15/16 in x 7 7/32 in x in
Object Name:
note
Place made:
United States
Issued:
United States: Massachusetts, Lowell
Associated Place:
United States
Date made:
1865
1865
Subject:
Steamships  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of the Treasury
ID Number:
NU.78.5.354
Catalog number:
78.5.354
Accession number:
1978.0941
Serial number:
M16428
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
National Bank Notes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1671478

Negative Log Book Number 3, (72-1 to 72-11410)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Date:
1972
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB03]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367100
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Negative Log Book Number 4, (73-1 to 73-13598)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1973
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB04]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367101
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Negative Log Book Number 6, (74-1 to 74-12340)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1974
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB06]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367103
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Negative Log Book Number 16, (84-5412 to 85-7765)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1984
1984-1985
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB16]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367113
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