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Les Plaines

Original artist:
Roosen, Gerard  Search this
Publisher:
Goossens, J. E.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
mat: 35 cm x 25 cm; 13 25/32 in x 9 27/32 in
sheet: 29.5 cm x 21.5 cm; 11 5/8 in x 8 15/32 in
Object Name:
print
color lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Date made:
ca1900
ca1918
Subject:
poetry  Search this
Landscape  Search this
ID Number:
2015.0197.22
Accession number:
2015.0197
Catalog number:
2015.0197.22
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Communications
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1971251

Neil Marcus - Disabled Country

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-12-18T21:35:55.000Z
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_e8CLrv8dd-E

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
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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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Plucked Dulcimer

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10.5 cm x 12.5 cm x 96 cm; 4 1/8 in x 4 15/16 in x 37 13/16 in
overall: 3 7/8 in x 4 3/4 in x 37 7/16 in; 9.8425 cm x 12.065 cm x 95.09125 cm
Object Name:
dulcimer
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania
ID Number:
1996.0276.01
Accession number:
1996.0276
Catalog number:
1996.0276.01
Collector/donor number:
A23
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_608106

"Poets'" Pitcher

Measurements:
overall: 8 3/8 in x 6 1/4 in; 21.2725 cm x 15.875 cm
Object Name:
pitcher
ID Number:
1989.0621.01
Accession number:
1989.0621
Catalog number:
1989.0621.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1803980
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A winning design: Prang’s Christmas card contests of the 1880s

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 23 Dec 2019 16:24:32 +0000
Topic:
American History  Search this
See more posts:
Blog Feed
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_417183e618a79fe8e706a64d05497366

To Make a Poet Black and Bid Her Sing

Referenced:
Sweet Honey In The Rock  Search this
Winfrey, Oprah  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 6 in; 22.86 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
Program
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1978
Subject:
Blacks  Search this
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Sweet Honey in the Rock through Bernice Johnson Reagon
ID Number:
2003.3091.222
Nonaccession number:
2003.3091
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1276763

Stella Music Box Disc

Maker:
Mermod Freres  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 1/4 in; 43.815 cm
Object Name:
Disc
Place made:
Switzerland
Date made:
1896-1898
Credit Line:
Gift of Louella C. Perry (through: James E. Farrell)
ID Number:
MI.381443.35
Catalog number:
381443.35
Accession number:
159680
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607977

Regina Music Box Disc

Maker:
Regina Music Box Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 27 in; x 68.58 cm
Object Name:
Disc
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Rahway
Date made:
1897-1899
Credit Line:
Gift of John H. Bacon
ID Number:
MI.72.26.14
Accession number:
299195
Catalog number:
72.26.14
Maker number:
4077
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_608186

Webb Adder

Maker:
Webb, Charles H.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
brass, nickel-plated (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 17.8 cm x 12.6 cm; 25/32 in x 7 in x 4 31/32 in
Object Name:
adding machine
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1868
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Rudolf Schneider
ID Number:
MA.314846
Accession number:
211156
Catalog number:
314846
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Adding Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690282

Webb Adder

Patentee:
Webb, Charles H.  Search this
Maker:
Webb, Charles H.  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
brass (overall material)
brass, nickel-plated (overall material)
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.5 cm x 17.3 cm x 12.2 cm; 31/32 in x 6 13/16 in x 4 13/16 in
Object Name:
adding machine
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Place patented:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1868-1889
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of John William Christopher Draper and James Christopher Draper
ID Number:
MA.335359
Accession number:
304826
Catalog number:
335359
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Adding Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690287

[Miner Poet]

Original artist:
Sloan, John  Search this
Measurements:
sheet: 24 cm x 16 cm; 9 7/16 in x 6 5/16 in
image: 9.5 cm x 2 cm; 3 3/4 in x 25/32 in
Object Name:
Line cut
Print, relief
Object Type:
Line Cut
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1894
Subject:
Heating  Search this
ID Number:
GA.22276
Catalog number:
22276
Accession number:
272554
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Communications
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452515

Poet I

Object Name:
Print
ID Number:
GA.21175
Catalog number:
21175
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_801490

Reforestation

Maker:
Heller, Helen West  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 28.1 cm x 24.5 cm; 11 1/16 in x 9 5/8 in
sheet: 40 cm x 31.9 cm; 15 3/4 in x 12 9/16 in
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Woodcut
Date made:
1935
Subject:
Trees  Search this
ID Number:
GA.20063
Catalog number:
20063
Accession number:
182887
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Communications
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_783928

Soviet poster, Hitler caricatures

Caricaturist:
Kukryniksy group  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 240 cm x 133.5 cm; 94 1/2 in x 52 9/16 in
Object Name:
print
Date made:
1942-1943
1942
Subject:
Soviet Union  Search this
Political Caricatures  Search this
Related Publication:
SOVIET WAR POSTERS, c1940-1945, The Tass Poster Series from the Hallward Library, University of Nottingham
Credit Line:
Dr. Ales Hrdlicka
ID Number:
GA.18850
Accession number:
164567
Catalog number:
18850
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_794651

Soviet poster, Making Shells

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 158.5 cm x 82.5 cm; 62 3/8 in x 32 1/2 in
Object Name:
print
Date made:
1942-1943
Subject:
Soviet Union  Search this
Firearms  Search this
Related Publication:
SOVIET WAR POSTERS, c1940-1945, The Tass Poster Series from the Hallward Library, University of Nottingham
Credit Line:
U.S.S.R. Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries
ID Number:
GA.19083.02
Accession number:
167088
Catalog number:
19083.02
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Work
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_794959

Soviet poster, Making Hand Grenades

Artist attribution:
Vyalov, Konstantin Aleksandrovich  Search this
Author:
Mashistzov, A.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 162 cm x 135 cm; 63 3/4 in x 53 1/8 in
Object Name:
print
Date made:
1942-1943
1942
Subject:
Soviet Union  Search this
Firearms  Search this
Related Publication:
SOVIET WAR POSTERS, c1940-1945, The Tass Poster Series from the Hallward Library, University of Nottingham
Credit Line:
Dr. Ales Hrdlicka
ID Number:
GA.18849
Accession number:
164567
Catalog number:
18849
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Work
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_794960

Soviet poster, Nazi caricature

Artist attribution:
Lebedev, Vladimir  Search this
Author:
Marshak, Samuel  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 236 cm x 93 cm; 92 15/16 in x 36 5/8 in
Object Name:
print
Date made:
1942-1943
1942
Subject:
Russia  Search this
Soviet Union  Search this
Related Publication:
SOVIET WAR POSTERS, c1940-1945, The Tass Poster Series from the Hallward Library, University of Nottingham
Credit Line:
Dr. Ales Hrdlicka
ID Number:
GA.18848
Accession number:
164567
Catalog number:
18848
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_794962

The Paradise of Poets

Object Name:
Booklet
Associated date:
1929
ID Number:
GA.16199
Catalog number:
16199
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_816793

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