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Painting by Charles Knight

Physical Description:
glass plate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 4 in; 12.7 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
glass plate negative
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Subject:
Museums and Galleries  Search this
ID Number:
PG.67.88.00623
Catalog number:
67.88.00623
Accession number:
270586
Publisher number:
CH74417
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Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_756106

life mask of General H. Norman Schwarzkopf

Depicted (sitter):
Schwarzkopf, H. Norman  Search this
Physical Description:
plaster (overall material)
blue (base color)
bronze (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 11 in x 15 in; 21.59 cm x 27.94 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
life mask
ID Number:
2007.3066.14
Nonaccession number:
2007.3066
Catalog number:
2007.3066.14
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1338278

life mask of General H. Norman Schwarzkopf

Depicted (sitter):
Schwarzkopf, H. Norman  Search this
Physical Description:
plaster (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 16 in x 18 in; 25.4 cm x 40.64 cm x 45.72 cm
Object Name:
life mask
ID Number:
2007.0169.17
Accession number:
2007.0169
Catalog number:
2007.0169.17
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Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Slip Stream

Maker:
Citron, Minna  Search this
Physical Description:
paper, ink (overall materials)
Object Name:
Print
ID Number:
GA.21149
Catalog number:
21149
Accession number:
240678
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Slip Stream

Original artist:
Citron, Minna  Search this
Physical Description:
paper, ink (overall materials)
Measurements:
overall: 19 in x 14 in; 48.26 cm x 35.56 cm
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Aquatint
Etching
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1956
ID Number:
GA.21150
Catalog number:
21150
Accession number:
240678
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-f739-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Brown Moons

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 1/2 in x 30 in; 52.07 cm x 76.2 cm
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York
Date made:
1961
ID Number:
GA.21171
Catalog number:
21171
Accession number:
241588
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-0b68-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_801477

Circe drinking to the companions of Ulysses

Maker:
Vicentino, Niccolo  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 cm x 20 cm; 8 21/32 in x 7 7/8 in
Object Name:
Print
print, chiaroscuro woodcut
Object Type:
Woodcut
Place made:
Italy
Subject:
Mythology  Search this
ID Number:
GA.02314
Catalog number:
02314
Accession number:
21708
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6952-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Coin balance

Maker:
Kolesch and Company  Search this
Kolb, Tobias Martin  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 9 1/2 in x 6 1/4 in; 43.18 cm x 24.13 cm x 15.875 cm
Object Name:
Balance
Place made:
Germany: Bavaria, Nuremberg
Subject:
Pharmacy  Search this
Weights & Measures  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
ID Number:
1991.0664.0895
Accession number:
1991.0664
Catalog number:
M-06291
Collector/donor number:
SAP 983
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-8679-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Scale

Maker:
Poppenberg Brothers  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in x 7 5/16 in x 4 1/4 in; 1.905 cm x 18.542 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
Balance
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1807
Subject:
Pharmacy  Search this
Related Publication:
Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection
Credit Line:
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
ID Number:
1991.0664.0896
Accession number:
1991.0664
Collector/donor number:
SAP 984
Catalog number:
1991.0664.0896
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
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European Apothecary
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-73a1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Scale

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
iron (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5/8 in x 6 3/4 in x 2 in; 1.5875 cm x 17.145 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
Balance
Subject:
Pharmacy  Search this
Related Publication:
Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection
Credit Line:
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
ID Number:
1991.0664.0898
Accession number:
1991.0664
Collector/donor number:
SAP 986
Catalog number:
1991.0664.0898
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
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European Apothecary
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-833b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Art & Artists of the Capitol of the United States of America

Measurements:
overall: 11 3/4 in x 8 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 29.845 cm x 20.955 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
book
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia
Made at:
United States: District of Columbia
Date made:
1927
Copyright date:
1927
Subject:
Architecture  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Joan Wief
ID Number:
1987.0009.015
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Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49edad1cb-4295-08b0-e053-15f76fa0f78b
EDAN-URL:
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Sculpture(?)

Physical Description:
film/copy negative (overall material)
Measurements:
nitrate negative original: 9.5 cm x 12.1 cm; 3 3/4 in x 4 3/4 in
acetate negative copy: 12.5 cm x 17.5 cm; 4 29/32 in x 6 7/8 in
Object Name:
film negative
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Subject:
Sculpture  Search this
ID Number:
PG.67.88.00408
Catalog number:
67.88.00408
Accession number:
270586
Publisher number:
1003A309
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-a608-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_758585

Joseph Francis Congressional Gold Medal, United States, 1890

Inventor of metallic life-car:
Francis, Joseph  Search this
Refused to sign declaration for medal:
Cleveland, Grover  Search this
Introduced legislation to award Joseph Francis the medal.:
Evarts, William M.  Search this
Presenter:
Harrison, Benjamin  Search this
Designer:
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus  Search this
Obverse engraver:
Saint-Gaudens, Louis  Search this
Reverse engraver:
Saint-Gaudens, Louis  Search this
Editor:
United States Congress, 51st  Search this
Manufacturer:
United States Mint  Search this
Obverse designer:
Jackson, Zeleima  Search this
Reverse designer:
Jackson, Zeleima  Search this
Physical Description:
struck (overall production method)
gold (overall metal)
circular (overall shape)
Measurements:
overall: 10.5 cm; 4 1/8 in
Object Name:
medal
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
1890
Original issue:
1888
Related event:
The Development of the Industrial United States  Search this
Expansion and Reform  Search this
Credit Line:
Joseph Francis
ID Number:
NU.23240.0002
Accession number:
23240
Catalog number:
5694
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Art
Transportation
Coins, Currency and Medals
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Dr. John Ridgley

Painter:
Peale, Angelica  Search this
Maker:
Peale, Angelica  Search this
Measurements:
image: 6.6 cm x 5 cm; 2 19/32 in x 1 31/32 in
frame: 12.4 cm x 10 3/32 in; 4 7/8 in x 25.654 cm
Object Name:
delete
portrait
Place made:
United States: Maryland
Date made:
about 1800
Subject:
Surgery  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland
ID Number:
MG.302606.789
Accession number:
MG.302606
Catalog number:
MG.302606.789
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-bd4b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Painting - Construction of the Heptagon

Painter:
Johnson, Crockett  Search this
Physical Description:
masonite (substrate material)
metal (frame material)
Measurements:
overall: 123 cm x 107.2 cm x 2 cm; 48 7/16 in x 42 3/16 in x 13/16 in
Object Name:
painting
Date made:
1975
Credit Line:
The Estate of Crockett Johnson
ID Number:
MA.335571
Accession number:
322732
Catalog number:
335571
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Crockett Johnson
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-171d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694705
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Portrait of Sir David Brewster

Maker:
Talbot, William Henry Fox  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
plate: 13 cm x 9.5 cm; 5 1/8 in x 3 3/4 in
Object Name:
Print
print
photogravure
Object Type:
Photogravure
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Credit Line:
Gift of J. W. Osborne
ID Number:
GA.3372
Catalog number:
3372
Accession number:
23155
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-a196-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Tuileries palace, Paris

Maker:
Talbot, William Henry Fox  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17.5 cm x 21 cm; 6 7/8 in x 8 9/32 in
Object Name:
photogravure
Print
print
Object Type:
Photogravure
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Credit Line:
Gift of J. W. Osborne
ID Number:
GA.3374
Catalog number:
3374
Accession number:
23155
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-a282-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1286648

Strawberries

Maker:
Rutka, Dorothy  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25.2 cm x 22.5 cm; 9 15/16 in x 8 7/8 in
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Aquatint
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
Date made:
1936
ID Number:
GA.296420
Accession number:
296420
Catalog number:
23295
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Food
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-37c8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1330904

Cold Storage Business Features

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26.5 cm x 18 cm; 10 7/16 in x 7 3/32 in
overall; plate: 10.1 cm x 7.5 cm; 3 31/32 in x 2 15/16 in
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
ID Number:
GA.7360
Accession number:
56369
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-ca0f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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On the Beach

Graphic artist:
Burroughs, Margaret  Search this
Printer:
Freedenfeld, Robin  Search this
Publisher:
Pebbleford Editions, Ltd.  Search this
Great American Picture Company  Search this
Measurements:
sheet: 37.5 cm x 46 cm; 14 3/4 in x 18 1/8 in
Object Name:
Print
print
block print
Object Type:
Linocut
Associated place:
Jamaica: Jamaica
Date printed:
1977
Date made:
1950
Subject:
Blacks  Search this
Swimming  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of The Great American Picture Company through Lynn Goldsmith
ID Number:
GA.24878.02
Catalog number:
24878.02
Accession number:
1978.0811
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-b85e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_783386

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