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Deems Taylor

Artist:
Aline Fruhauf, 1907 - 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Deems Taylor, 22 Dec 1885 - 3 Jul 1966  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and chalk on paper
Dimensions:
18.6cm x 12.5cm (7 5/16" x 4 15/16"), Image
Type:
Drawing
Date:
c. 1960
Topic:
None  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat\Overcoat  Search this
Deems Taylor: Male  Search this
Deems Taylor: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Deems Taylor: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Deems Taylor: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Deems Taylor: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Music  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Erwin Vollmer
Object number:
NPG.83.43
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Aline Fruhauf
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.83.43

Carl Sandburg

Artist:
Jonathan Leo Fairbanks, born 1933  Search this
Sitter:
Carl Sandburg, 6 Jan 1878 - 22 Jul 1967  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and chalk on gray paper
Dimensions:
63.5cm x 48.2cm (25" x 19"), Accurate
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1957
Topic:
None  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Male  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Education\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Magazine  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Literature\Writer\Children's book  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Carl Sandburg: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Theresa L. Fairbanks
Object number:
NPG.83.250
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.83.250

Phillis Wheatley

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Phillis Wheatley, c. 1753 - 5 Dec 1784  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 12.8 x 10.1 cm (5 1/16 x 4")
Sheet: 17.6 x 12.8 cm (6 15/16 x 5 1/16")
Book (open to 90%): 18.4 × 19.7 cm (7 1/4 × 7 3/4")
Type:
Book
Date:
1773
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table\Writing table  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Inkstand  Search this
Print  Search this
Printed Material\Papers\Letter  Search this
Illustration  Search this
Phillis Wheatley: Female  Search this
Phillis Wheatley: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Phillis Wheatley: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.2
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.2

Edgar Allan Poe

Artist:
Edouard Manet, 1832 - 1883  Search this
Copy after:
W. S. Hartshorn, active c. 1847 - 1850  Search this
Sitter:
Edgar Allan Poe, 19 Jan 1809 - 7 Oct 1849  Search this
Medium:
Drypoint
Dimensions:
13.4cm x 11.4cm (5 1/4" x 4 1/2"), Image
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1875
Topic:
None  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Edgar Allan Poe: Male  Search this
Edgar Allan Poe: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Edgar Allan Poe: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Magazine  Search this
Edgar Allan Poe: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Edgar Allan Poe: Humanities and Social Sciences\Critic\Literary  Search this
Edgar Allan Poe: Literature\Writer\Detective  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Edouard Roditi
Object number:
NPG.82.120
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.82.120

Aldous Huxley

Artist:
Aline Fruhauf, 1907 - 1978  Search this
Sitter:
Aldous Leonard Huxley, 26 Jul 1894 - 22 Nov 1963  Search this
Medium:
Chalk, ink and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
42.2cm x 26.5cm (16 5/8" x 10 7/16"), Image
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1960
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Boutonniere  Search this
Aldous Leonard Huxley: Male  Search this
Aldous Leonard Huxley: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Aldous Leonard Huxley: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Aldous Leonard Huxley: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Aldous Leonard Huxley: Performing Arts\Scenarist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Erwin Vollmer
Object number:
NPG.83.263
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Aline Fruhauf
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.83.263

Pair of shoes from Grizabella costume used in the musical Cats

Maker:
Alle Maners  Search this
Designer:
Napier, John  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 14 cm x 10.1 cm x 25.3 cm; 5 1/2 in x 4 in x 9 15/16 in
Object Name:
Shoes, pair of
shoes, pair of
Date made:
1982-2000
Subject:
Musical Theater  Search this
ID Number:
2000.0219.03.07
Accession number:
2000.0219
Catalog number:
2000.0219.03.07
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1191028

1850 - 1900 Sylvia S. Queen's "Garden of Eden" Quilt

Maker:
Queen, Sylvia S.  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton, silk (overall material)
thread, cotton, silk (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 86 in x 75 in; 217 cm x 190 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Place made:
United States: Kansas, Olathe
Date made:
1850-1900
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Dorothy Diffey Bledsoe
ID Number:
TE.T15534
Accession number:
295251
Catalog number:
T15534
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556498
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Dante and Other Poets

Print Maker:
Francesco Bartolozzi, Italian, 1727–1815  Search this
After:
Leonardo da Vinci, Italian, 1452 - 1519  Search this
Medium:
Line engraving in brown ink on brown paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
London, England
Date:
1806
Credit Line:
Bequest of George Campbell Cooper
Accession Number:
1896-3-298
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_1896-3-298

The Poet Virgil Suspended in a Basket

Print Maker:
Lucas van Leyden, Netherlandish, ca. 1494 - 1533  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
Netherlands
Date:
1525
Credit Line:
Bequest of George Campbell Cooper
Accession Number:
1896-3-74
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_1896-3-74

Burden strap

Culture/People:
Mohawk  Search this
Previous owner:
E. Pauline Johnson (Emily Pauline Johnson/Tekahionwake), Mohawk [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)], 1861-1913  Search this
Seller:
E. Pauline Johnson (Emily Pauline Johnson/Tekahionwake), Mohawk [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)], 1861-1913  Search this
Object Name:
Burden strap
Media/Materials:
Hemp, moosehair, glass bead/beads, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Dyed, twined, false-embroidered, edge beaded, braided
Dimensions:
503 x 6 cm
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
New York; USA
Date created:
1760-1800
Catalog Number:
2/5326
Barcode:
025326.000
See related items:
Mohawk
Tools and Equipment (General)
On View:
National Museum of the American Indian, New York, NY
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_26526
Additional Online Media:

Man's shirt

Culture/People:
Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)  Search this
Previous owner:
Earl Alonzo Brininstool (E. A. Brininstool), Non-Indian, 1870-1957  Search this
Seller:
Earl Alonzo Brininstool (E. A. Brininstool), Non-Indian, 1870-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Man's shirt
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Pine Ridge Reservation; Jackson County, Oglala Lakota County; South Dakota; USA
Catalog Number:
19/563
Barcode:
190563.001
See related items:
Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_203745
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Woman's leggings

Culture/People:
probably Prairie (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Earl Alonzo Brininstool (E. A. Brininstool), Non-Indian, 1870-1957  Search this
Seller:
Earl Alonzo Brininstool (E. A. Brininstool), Non-Indian, 1870-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's leggings
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, glass bead/beads, metal button/buttons, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, appliquéd, overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
19/564
Barcode:
190564.000
See related items:
Prairie
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_203746
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Man's pants

Culture/People:
Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)  Search this
Previous owner:
Earl Alonzo Brininstool (E. A. Brininstool), Non-Indian, 1870-1957  Search this
Seller:
Earl Alonzo Brininstool (E. A. Brininstool), Non-Indian, 1870-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Man's pants
Media/Materials:
Deerhide/deerskin, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Pine Ridge Reservation; Jackson County, Oglala Lakota County; South Dakota; USA
Catalog Number:
19/563
Barcode:
190563.000
See related items:
Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_203744
Additional Online Media:

Animal hair

Culture/People:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]  Search this
Previous owner:
E. Pauline Johnson (Emily Pauline Johnson/Tekahionwake), Mohawk [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)], 1861-1913  Search this
Seller:
E. Pauline Johnson (Emily Pauline Johnson/Tekahionwake), Mohawk [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)], 1861-1913  Search this
Object Name:
Animal hair
Media/Materials:
Moosehair
Techniques:
Dyed
Object Type:
Materials: Prepared
Place:
Cattaraugus Reservation; Erie County, Cattaraugus County, Chautauqua County; New York; USA
Catalog Number:
2/8514
Barcode:
028514.000
See related items:
Seneca [Cattaraugus]
Materials: Prepared
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_30328
Additional Online Media:

Painting

Culture/People:
Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)  Search this
Previous owner:
Earl Alonzo Brininstool (E. A. Brininstool), Non-Indian, 1870-1957  Search this
Seller:
Earl Alonzo Brininstool (E. A. Brininstool), Non-Indian, 1870-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
188 x 197 x 188 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Pine Ridge Reservation; Jackson County, Oglala Lakota County; South Dakota; USA
Date created:
circa 1890
Catalog Number:
19/518
Barcode:
190518.000
See related items:
Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_203697
Additional Online Media:

A Promise Kept: 1 – Opening with Kevin Gover, Joy Harjo, and Gabrielle Tayac

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2019-09-25T19:57:13.000Z
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianNMAI
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_3xOW8kTYz6s

Remembering the 1991 Disturbances in Mt. Pleasant

Creator:
Smithsonian Latino Center  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2018-05-02T21:57:37.000Z
Topic:
Latinos  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
TheLatinoCenter
YouTube Channel:
TheLatinoCenter
Data Source:
Smithsonian Latino Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_8VxyNmEZ9pg

Nation to Nation: 17 Great Nations Keep Their Word - Suzan Shown Harjo

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-09-23T18:03:29.000Z
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianNMAI
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_gSULkD_EVvo

Día de los Muertos Festival 2015 - Poetry by Francisco X. Alarcón

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-11-05T15:41:59.000Z
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianNMAI
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_ngYK4A-jMBY

Oprah and Will Smith Share Favorite Quotes at the NMAAHC Grand Opening Dedication Ceremony

Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2016-09-27T19:38:58.000Z
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
WatchNMAAHC
YouTube Channel:
WatchNMAAHC
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_nnz4xSzc9e8

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