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P.T. Barnum and Commodore Nutt

Artist:
Austin Augustus Turner, 1831 - 1866  Search this
Sitter:
Phineas Taylor Barnum, 5 Jul 1810 - 7 Apr 1891  Search this
George Washington Morrison Nutt, 1844 - 1881  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 8.8 × 5.6 cm (3 7/16 × 2 3/16")
Mount: 9.9 × 5.9 cm (3 7/8 × 2 5/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1881
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry  Search this
Interior  Search this
Artist's Effects  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Photographic format\Carte-de-visite  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Male  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Performing Arts\Performer\Showman  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Performing Arts\Circus Owner  Search this
Phineas Taylor Barnum: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Museum  Search this
George Washington Morrison Nutt: Male  Search this
George Washington Morrison Nutt: Performing Arts\Performer\Entertainer  Search this
George Washington Morrison Nutt: Performing Arts\Performer\Midget  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.160
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.160

George Washington Carver

Artist:
Mary Randolph Witmer, 1892 - 1982  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington Carver, c. 1864 - 5 Jan 1943  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and crayon on paper
Dimensions:
50.5cm x 37.9cm (19 7/8" x 14 15/16"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Place:
United States\Alabama\Macon\Tuskegee
Date:
1935
Topic:
None  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Boutonniere  Search this
George Washington Carver: Male  Search this
George Washington Carver: Natural Resources\Agriculturist  Search this
George Washington Carver: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Botanist  Search this
George Washington Carver: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
George Washington Carver: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
George Washington Carver: Health and Medicine\Researcher  Search this
George Washington Carver: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Katie Louchheim
Object number:
NPG.82.63
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.82.63

1850 - 1880 Diana Hines' Pieced Quilt

Maker:
Hines, Diana DeGodis Washington  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 82 in x 71 in; 208 cm x 180 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Place made:
United States: Kentucky
Date made:
1850-1880
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George W. Hines
ID Number:
TE.T14114
Catalog number:
T14114
Accession number:
272512
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556452
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George Washington Farewell Address Candle Stand

Associated person; user:
Washington, George  Search this
Associated person:
Lewis, Lawrence  Search this
Lewis, Nelly Custis  Search this
Physical Description:
green (back of reflector color)
brass (overall material)
silk (reflector material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 in x 11 1/2 in; 55.88 cm x 29.21 cm
base: 5 11/16 in; 14.44625 cm
Object Name:
candle stand
Subject:
Presidents  Search this
Related event:
George Washington's Farewell Address  Search this
Related Publication:
Washington's farewell address to the people of the United States
ID Number:
PL.1185
Accession number:
13152
Catalog number:
1185
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Presidential History Collection
Domestic Furnishings
Government, Politics, and Reform
Exhibition:
American Presidency
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739573
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Carte-de-visite of a woman with a young boy

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
albumen, silver and paper on card mount
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet) : 3 11/16 x 2 1/8 in. (9.4 x 5.4 cm)
H x W (Mount): 4 x 2 7/16 in. (10.2 x 6.2 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
portraits
Place collected:
Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Photography  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Linda and Artis Cason
Object number:
2011.30.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.30.2
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George Washington peace medal necklace

Culture/People:
Winnebago [Nebraska]  Search this
Previous owner:
Louis St.Cyr (Lewis St. Cyr), Winnebago [Nebraska], b. ca. 1874  Search this
Collector:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Subject:
President George Washington, Non-Indian, 1732-1799  Search this
Object Name:
George Washington peace medal necklace
Media/Materials:
Bronze medal, glass bead/beads, wool yarn, thread
Techniques:
Struck/minted, loom beadwork, tied
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Nebraska; USA (inferred)
Date created:
medal: 1789; beaded necklace: 1880-1890
Catalog Number:
2/1121
Barcode:
021121.000
See related items:
Winnebago [Nebraska]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22434
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Shawl

Culture/People:
Mapuche  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Donor:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Shawl
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Woven
Dimensions:
88 x 89 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Place:
Chile
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
18/4806
Barcode:
184806.000
See related items:
Mapuche
Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_197672
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Moccasins

Culture/People:
Oklahoma Delaware  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Wife of George Washington (Wife of G. W. Washington), Oklahoma Shawnee  Search this
Previous owner:
William Dick, Oklahoma Shawnee  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, appliquéd, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/344
Barcode:
020344.000
See related items:
Oklahoma Delaware
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_21547
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Chest ornament/Pectoral

Culture/People:
Mapuche  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Donor:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Chest ornament/Pectoral
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Cast, hammered, engraved
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Chile
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
18/4796
Barcode:
184796.000
See related items:
Mapuche
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_197662
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Chest ornament/Pectoral

Culture/People:
Mapuche  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Donor:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Chest ornament/Pectoral
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Cast, hammered, engraved
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Chile
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
18/4795
Barcode:
184795.000
See related items:
Mapuche
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_197661
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Shawl pin

Culture/People:
Mapuche  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Donor:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Shawl pin
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Hammered, repoussé, stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Chile
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
18/4803
Barcode:
184803.000
See related items:
Mapuche
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_197669
Additional Online Media:

Shawl pin

Culture/People:
Mapuche  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Donor:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Shawl pin
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Cast, hammered, soldered
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Chile
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
18/4802
Barcode:
184802.000
See related items:
Mapuche
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_197668
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Necklace

Culture/People:
Mapuche  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Donor:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Cast, hammered
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Chile
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
18/4800
Barcode:
184800.000
See related items:
Mapuche
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_197666
Additional Online Media:

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Mapuche  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Donor:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Dyed, woven, braided
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Chile
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
18/4807
Barcode:
184807.000
See related items:
Mapuche
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_197673
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George Washington peace medal dated 1792

Culture/People:
Non-Indian; thought to have been used by the Wyandot  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Joseph Richardson, Jr. (JR), Non-Indian, 1752-1831  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph A. Stevens, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
George Washington peace medal dated 1792
Media/Materials:
Silver medal
Techniques:
Struck/minted, engraved
Dimensions:
14.8 x 9.9 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Philadelphia; Philadelphia County; Pennsylvania; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1792
Catalog Number:
22/8915
Barcode:
228915.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Wyandot
Adornment/Jewelry
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, Washington, DC
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_243936
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Carving

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Collector:
Chief Warrant Officer George W. Smith (George Washington Smith), Non-Indian, 1915-1985  Search this
Previous owner:
Chief Warrant Officer George W. Smith (George Washington Smith), Non-Indian, 1915-1985  Search this
Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington Navy Yard  Search this
Donor:
Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington Navy Yard  Search this
Object Name:
Carving
Media/Materials:
Walrus Ivory
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
50.0 x 12.0 x 10.8 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
South of Southampton Island near entrance to Hudson Strait; Hudson Bay; Canada
Date created:
circa 1940
Catalog Number:
26/8061
Barcode:
268061.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_391038
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Earrings

Culture/People:
Mapuche  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Donor:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Earrings
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Hammered, cutout, stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Chile
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
18/4799
Barcode:
184799.000
See related items:
Mapuche
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_197665
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George Washington peace medal, 1789

Culture/People:
Non-Indian; acquired from the Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)  Search this
Previous owner:
James Young Bear (James Youngbear), Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Auction venue:
Hans Schulman Auction (Schulman Coin & Mint)  Search this
Subject:
President George Washington, Non-Indian, 1732-1799  Search this
Object Name:
George Washington peace medal, 1789
Media/Materials:
Pewter
Techniques:
Struck/minted, drilled
Dimensions:
6.3 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Philadelphia; Philadelphia County; Pennsylvania; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1789-1797
Catalog Number:
24/1207
Barcode:
241207.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_256876
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Headband

Culture/People:
Mapuche  Search this
Possible collector:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Donor:
Dr. George W. Corner (George Washington Corner), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Headband
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn, dye/dyes, silver tacks/bosses
Techniques:
Woven, studded
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Chile
Date created:
1890-1920
Catalog Number:
18/4804
Barcode:
184804.000
See related items:
Mapuche
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_197670
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Restrike of George Washington peace medal (1789)

Culture/People:
Non-Indian  Search this
Artist/Maker:
United States Mint  Search this
Previous seller:
United States Mint  Search this
Subject:
President George Washington, Non-Indian, 1732-1799  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Franz R. Stenzel, Non-Indian, 1906-1998  Search this
Kathryn Mathison Stenzel (Mrs. Franz R. Stenzl), Non-Indian, 1916-2006  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Franz R. Stenzel, Non-Indian, 1906-1998  Search this
Kathryn Mathison Stenzel (Mrs. Franz R. Stenzl), Non-Indian, 1916-2006  Search this
Object Name:
Restrike of George Washington peace medal (1789)
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Struck/minted
Dimensions:
0.5 x 7.5 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Washington, DC; District of Columbia; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1973
Catalog Number:
26/5264
Barcode:
265264.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_281461
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