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[Trade catalogs from California Redwood Assn.]

Variant company name:
"Modern American Home"  Search this
Company Name:
California Redwood Assn.  Search this
Includes:
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
San Francisco, California, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10157
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10157

[Trade catalogs from Kawneer Co.]

Variant company name:
"Modern American home"  Search this
Company Name:
Kawneer Co.  Search this
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Niles, Michigan, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10451
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10451

[Trade catalogs from Libbey, Owens, Ford Glass Co.]

Variant company name:
Jane's office, Modern American home  Search this
Company Name:
Libbey, Owens, Ford Glass Co.  Search this
Notes content:
windows, furnishings, in dining rooms, kitches, bathrooms, bedrooms, breakfast rooms, solar housing, thermopane, plate glass, window conditioning, mirrors
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Toledo, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10471
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10471

[Trade catalogs from Johns-Manville Corp.]

Variant company name:
Jane's office, "Modern American home"  Search this
Company Name:
Johns-Manville Corp.  Search this
Related companies:
Canadian Johns-Manville Co., Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
touting the benefits of asbestos products, flexboard, insulating board, tiles, permanent walls, siding, shingles, and some home designs
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
5 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York City, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10450
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10450

[Trade catalogs from Gordon-Van Tine Co.]

Variant company name:
Modern American Home  Search this
Company Name:
Gordon-Van Tine Co.  Search this
Notes content:
for homebuilders, high quality millwork, lumber, roofing, paint and hardware
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Davenport, Iowa, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Paint; varnishes; adhesives; coatings; etc.  Search this
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Adhesives  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Paint industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10231
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10231

Adobe, Prehistoric Southwestern Building Fragment

Discipline:
Anthropology  Search this
Region:
US Southwest (NM, AZ, UT, NV)  Search this
Material:
Clay, Rock, Sand
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Kinishba, North America, United States, Arizona, Gila County
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
USNM Number:
EO2566
See more items in:
Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10000571
Additional Online Media:

1840 - 1850 Hephzibah Jenkins Townsend's "Hawk Owl" Appliqued Quilt

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton, linen/cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
filling, none (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 92 in x 92 in; 232 cm x 233 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Date made:
1840-1850
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
ID Number:
TE.T16008
Accession number:
298698
Catalog number:
T16008
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556508
Additional Online Media:

1840 - 1850 Hephzibah Jenkins Townsend's Appliqued Child's Quilt

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 63 in x 57 in; 160 cm x 144 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Place made:
United States: South Carolina, Charleston county
Date made:
1840-1850
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Children  Search this
ID Number:
TE.T16009
Accession number:
298698
Catalog number:
T16009
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556509
Additional Online Media:

James Bogardus

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2016-12-12T19:46:29.000Z
Topic:
American History  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianAmHistory
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAmHistory
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_cMSJYqmk5jw

Scientists Design Bacteria-Based Living Concrete

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 16 Jan 2020 20:00:34 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_e21f9d49fe2362fb4a6edc24fa562784

Sandstone

Taxon:
Sandstone - Primary  Search this
Comodity/Metal:
Building Material
Cement Paving
Place:
Karelia, USSR, Europe
Other Numbers:
Collector's field number : K2
IGSN : NHB00544A
USNM Number:
101770
See more items in:
Mineral Sciences
Rock & Ore Collections
Lithologic Reference Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1226526

Foraminiferida Bulk and Processed Samples

Place:
sieved by dock, building material, Nassau, Bahamas
USNM Number:
PAL549062
See more items in:
Paleogeneral
Foraminifera
Foraminiferida Bulk and Processed Samples
Paleobiology
Data Source:
NMNH - Paleobiology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhpaleobiology_10409028

Fi-Fz

Designer:
Henry Dreyfuss, American, 1904–1972  Search this
Medium:
B&W Printed Material
Type:
archive
Archive folder
Object Name:
Archive folder
Date:
1968-1972
Credit Line:
Henry Dreyfuss Archive, gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
Dreyfuss Symbol Sourcebook Working Papers Folder 034
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Archives Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_Dreyfuss_Symbol_Sourcebook_Working_Papers_Folder_034

The Limited, Inc.: 1986 Annual Report

Design Director:
Tibor Kalman, American, b. Hungary, 1949–1999  Search this
Designer:
Alexander Brebner  Search this
Author:
Danny Abelson  Search this
Firm:
M&Co, New York, New York, USA, 1979–1992  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithography
Type:
graphic design
report
Object Name:
report
Place:
USA
Date:
1987
Credit Line:
Gift of Tibor Kalman/ M & Co.
Accession Number:
1993-151-373-1,2
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-151-373-1_2
Additional Online Media:

Nakagawaguchi (Mouth of Nakagawa River) from the Series One Hundred Views of Edo

Artist:
Ando Hiroshige, Japanese, 1797–1858  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print (ukiyo-e) on mulberry paper (washi)
Type:
landscapes
Woodblock Print
Object Name:
Woodblock Print
Made in:
Japan
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Robert H. Patterson
Accession Number:
1941-31-280
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1941-31-280

Human Hair Rope, Section Of

Donor Name:
U.S. State Department  Search this
Object Type:
Rope
Place:
Japan, Asia
Accession Date:
9 May 1890
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
023113
USNM Number:
E150829-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8340529
Additional Online Media:

National Museum of History and Technology (NMHT) Receives Grant for Building Exhibit

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Hindle, Brooke  Search this
Roth, Rodris  Search this
Golovin, Anne Castrodale  Search this
Lyons, James  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Department of Cultural History  Search this
CertainTeed Corporation  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1976
June 24, 1976
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [76-7867-05]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396632

Construction of the United States National Museum Building

Subject:
United States National Museum  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8w x 10h
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1908
July 8, 1908
Topic:
Smithsonian buildings  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000079 [SIA2009-1923]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_385531

Construction of the United States National Museum Building

Subject:
United States National Museum  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8w x 10h
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1908
July 8, 1908
Topic:
Smithsonian buildings  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000079 [SIA2009-1924]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_385532

Construction of the United States National Museum Building

Subject:
United States National Museum  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8w x 10h
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1908
July 8, 1908
Topic:
Smithsonian buildings  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000079 [SIA2009-1925]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_385533

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