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Plate 54. Field Hospital, Second Army Corps, Brandy Station

Maker:
Gardner, Alexander  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 9 in; 17.78 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
albumen photograph
Place made:
United States: Virginia, Brandy Station
Date made:
1864-02
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
1986.0711.0283.04
Accession number:
1986.0711
Catalog number:
1986.0711.0283.04
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Gardner's Sketchbook
Military
Health & Medicine
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1294262
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Plate 57. Camp Architecture

Maker:
Gardner, Alexander  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 9 in; 17.78 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
albumen photograph
Date made:
1864-01
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
1986.0711.0283.07
Accession number:
1986.0711
Catalog number:
1986.0711.0283.07
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Gardner's Sketchbook
Military
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1294266
Additional Online Media:

Calystegia sepium (L.) R. Br.

Biogeographical Region:
50 - Australia  Search this
Collector:
-- Caley  Search this
Place:
Port. Dalrymple., Tasmania, Australia, Australasia
Collection Date:
1805
Common name:
hedge false bindweed
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Solanales Convolvulaceae
Published Name:
Calystegia sepium (L.) R. Br.
Barcode:
03146801
USNM Number:
1276648
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Flowering plants and ferns
Botany
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14615121

Two Gentleman Conversing in a Park

Designer:
Louis Carrogis, 1717–1806  Search this
Medium:
Black and red chalk, brush and watercolor on cream laid paper
Type:
figures
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
France
Date:
1717–1806
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Howard J. Sachs and Mr. Peter G. Sachs in memory of Miss Edith L. Sachs
Accession Number:
1978-168-37
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_1978-168-37
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The American renaissance in New England. Fourth series / edited by Wesley T. Mott

Author:
Mott, Wesley T  Search this
Physical description:
xxv, 467 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Biography
Place:
New England
United States
Date:
2001
C2001
19th century
1783-1865
Topic:
American literature  Search this
American literature--Bio-bibliography  Search this
Authors, American  Search this
Authors, American--Homes and haunts  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_630769

American quilts : a handmade legacy : [exhibition catalog] / edited by L. Thomas Frye ; guest curators Pat Ferrero, Linda Reuther, and Julie Silber

Author:
Frye, L. Thomas  Search this
Oakland Museum  Search this
Physical description:
86 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
1981
C1981
19th century
20th century
Topic:
Quilts  Search this
Quilts--History--Exhibitions  Search this
Quilts--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_557594

Hearts and hands : the influence of women & quilts on American society / concept by Pat Ferrero ; essay by Elaine Hedges ; photographic and quilt research, selection, and captions by Julie Silber and Pat Ferrero

Author:
Ferrero, Pat 1942-  Search this
Hedges, Elaine  Search this
Silber, Julie 1944-  Search this
Physical description:
109 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Industries
Date:
1987
C1987
19th century
Topic:
Women--History  Search this
Quilting--History  Search this
Quilts--History--Pictorial works  Search this
Material culture--History  Search this
Material culture--History--Pictorial works  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
HQ1418.F47 1987X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_332060

Westward expansion; a history of the American frontier [by] Ray Allen Billington, with the collaboration of James Blaine Hedges

Author:
Billington, Ray Allen 1903-  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 893 p. maps. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Mississippi River Valley
West (U.S.)
Date:
1960
[1960]
1803-1865
Topic:
Territorial expansion  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
E179.5 .B59w 1960
E179.5.B59w 1960
973.B598 1960
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_39426

The cotton kings : capitalism and corruption in turn-of-the-century New York and New Orleans / Bruce E. Baker and Barbara Hahn

Author:
Baker, Bruce E. 1971-  Search this
Hahn, Barbara 1967-  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 214 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2016
19th century
20th century
Topic:
Cotton trade--History  Search this
Commerce  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1064249

The woman who walked into the sea : Huntington's and the making of a genetic disease / Alice Wexler

Author:
Wexler, Alice 1942-  Search this
Subject:
Hedges, Phebe 1764-1806  Search this
Huntington, George 1850-1916  Search this
Muncey, E. B  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 253 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
Date:
2008
C2008
19th century
20th century
Topic:
Huntington's chorea--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_904775

[Trade catalogs from William Parry]

Variant company name:
Founded 1838  Search this
Company Name:
William Parry  Search this
Related companies:
Pomona Nurseries, Riverton/Parry, NJ  Search this
Notes content:
A Fall 1889 catalog for William Parry's Pomona Nurseries which sold fruit and vegetable root stock and seedlings - strawberries, blackberries, raspberries, grapes, currants, gooseberries, mulberries, apricots, rhubarb, asparagus, apple, peach, pear, cherry. He also sold ornamental grasses, evergreen trees, decidious shade trees, magnolias, vines, flowering shrubs and hedges. It features a color lithographic frontis piece illustrating a peach. The catalogue cover notes that Parry, who played a part in the cultivation of pear trees, grew fruits for market as well as plants for sale. See http://www.mbamericana.com/Pomona%20Nurseries.htm
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:
Parry, New Jersey, United States
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Seed and nursery catalogs  Search this
Topic:
Beverage industry  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Nurseries (Horticulture)  Search this
Nursery stock  Search this
Seeds  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_28871
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_28871

[Trade catalogs from Samuel K. Rahn]

Company Name:
Samuel K. Rahn  Search this
Notes content:
1882 ; Portable combined rail or board fence ; "Rahn Natural Inclined Hedge Fence" ;
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
West Elkton, Ohio, United States
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Agricultural tools and machinery  Search this
Topic:
Agricultural implements  Search this
Agricultural machinery  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_8571
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8571

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