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Marienplatz Clock Tower, Munich

Photographer:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Larrabee, Constance Stuart  Search this
Extent:
1 negatives (photographic) (black and white, 120mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Date:
circa 1936
General:
Strip number: 4320; Larrabee's description on negative sleeve: CSL - Paris
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Munich  Search this
Germany  Search this
Collection Citation:
Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection, EEPA 1998-006, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Insituation.
Identifier:
EEPA.1998-006, Item EEPA 1998-064320
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Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
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Three Views from Shipboard Showing American Consulate In Matautu, English Consulate in Apia, and German Consulate In Mulinuu; All on Upolu Island and Showing Village, Sailing Ships, and Outrigger Canoes Drawing/Painting

Creator:
Moody, E.  Search this
Annotator:
Moody, E.  Search this
Collector:
U S Department of State  Search this
Names:
Steinberger Expedition, 1873  Search this
Collection Creator:
Moody, E.  Search this
Extent:
1 item (leaf , 014 in x 010 in mounted on 014 in x 010 in)
Culture:
German  Search this
Samoan  Search this
English  Search this
Samoans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Place:
Western Polynesia -- Samoan Islands/Western Samoa ?
Date:
1873
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08507400

NAA MS 130592
Local Note:
Published; No. 51; Signed by Artist; Moody
Colored pencil graphite and Watercolor drawing and painting on cardboard mount
Provenance:
Rives, G. L.
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 130,592, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Scenes and natives of Samoa and Hawaii, signed "Moody"
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms130592-ref31

Final Council with Samoan Chiefs Photomechanical/Painting

Creator:
Moody, E.  Search this
Collector:
U S Department of State  Search this
Names:
Steinberger Expedition, 1873  Search this
Collection Creator:
Moody, E.  Search this
Extent:
1 item (leaf , 010 in x 008 in mounted on 012 in x 010 in)
Culture:
German  Search this
French  Search this
Samoan  Search this
Samoans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Place:
Great Britain ? -- Samoan Islands
Date:
07 OCT 1873
Scope and Contents:
View of Island Showing Round Pole and Thatch Council House; Smaller House; Native and Non-Native Male Group Representatives; Canoes, Some Outriggers; Samoan Flag on Pole; American, French, German and Unidentified Flags on Boats
Local Numbers:
NAA INV 08508000

NAA MS 130592
Local Note:
Published?; No. 54; Signed by Artist; Mooney
Graphite photomechanical and painting on cardboard mount
Provenance:
Rives, G. L.
Topic:
Works of art  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 130,592, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Scenes and natives of Samoa and Hawaii, signed "Moody"
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_component:sova-naa-ms130592-ref37

Spain Carnation and German Wildflower [trade card]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Culture:
Germans  Search this
Spanish  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Trade cards
Scope and Contents:
One side of card shows Spanish woman with carnations and smaller picture underneath; the other side shows a German woman in field with wildflowers and a smaller picture underneath.
Arrangement:
Box No. 6, Folder No. 30.
Local Numbers:
040060161.tif (AC Scan No. Spain Carnation)

040060162.tif (AC Scan No. German Wildflower)
Related Materials:
Cosmetics (Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Vertical Ephemera Files), 1747-1949.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Cosmetics  Search this
advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
Trade cards
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Cosmetics
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-cosmetics-ref539
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Half the People / in the World / Suffer from Some Form of Skin Disease [booklet]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Advertiser:
Walker Pharmacal Co.  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Japanese  Search this
Native American  Search this
African  Search this
French  Search this
German  Search this
Russians  Search this
Spanish  Search this
Arabs  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Booklets
Scope and Contents:
Cover of booklet, with orange ink. Various nationalities and races drawn diagonally across cover, facing left. Contents include a two-page introduction, a testimonial about the usefulness and international acclaim of Pineoline, and a letter of recommendation from Japan.
Arrangement:
Series: Patent Medicine, Box No. 48, Folder No. 2.
Local Numbers:
AC0060-0000179, AC0060-0000180, AC0060-0000181 (AC Scan Nos.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
advertising  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Skin -- Diseases  Search this
Genre/Form:
Booklets
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patent Medicines, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Patent Medicines
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-patentmedicines-ref646
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Abbé Refractometer

Maker:
Carl Zeiss  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 28 cm x 11.2 cm x 10 cm; 11 1/32 in x 4 13/32 in x 3 15/16 in
overall: 11 in x 4 3/8 in x 3 1/4 in; 27.94 cm x 11.1125 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
refractometer
Place made:
Germany: Thuringia, Jena
Date made:
after 1890-07-02
Subject:
Optics  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
Germany  Search this
Credit Line:
University of Michigan, Department of Chemical Engineering
ID Number:
PH.319718
Accession number:
239025
Catalog number:
319718
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Measuring & Mapping
Saccharimeters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1183765
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Heele Saccharimeter

Maker:
Heele, Hans  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 24 cm x 57 cm x 25 cm; 9 7/16 in x 22 7/16 in x 9 27/32 in
overall in case: 9 1/4 in x 22 1/2 in x 9 3/4 in; 23.495 cm x 57.15 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
Saccharimeter
Place made:
Germany: Berlin, Berlin
Subject:
Optics  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
Germany  Search this
Credit Line:
Bowdoin College, Department of Physics
ID Number:
PH.329722
Accession number:
278336
Catalog number:
329722
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Saccharimeters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1183903
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Peters Saccharimeter

Maker:
Peters, Julius  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 11 1/2 in x 7 in; 43.18 cm x 29.21 cm x 17.78 cm
overall: 17 1/2 in x 7 in x 25 1/4 in; 44.45 cm x 17.78 cm x 64.135 cm
Object Name:
Saccharimeter
Place made:
Germany: Berlin, Berlin
Subject:
Optics  Search this
Sugar  Search this
Germany  Search this
National Bureau of Standards  Search this
Credit Line:
National Bureau of Standards
ID Number:
PH.318108
Catalog number:
318108
Accession number:
231765
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Saccharimeters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1184334
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Franz Schmidt & Haensch Saccharimeter

Maker:
Franz Schmidt & Haensch  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 29 in; 38.1 cm x 73.66 cm
overall: 15 5/8 in x 11 1/4 in x 29 in; 39.6875 cm x 28.575 cm x 73.66 cm
Object Name:
Saccharimeter
Place made:
Germany: Berlin, Berlin
Date made:
after 1895
Subject:
Optics  Search this
Sugar  Search this
Germany  Search this
Credit Line:
National Bureau of Standards
ID Number:
PH.318124
Catalog number:
318124
Accession number:
231765
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Saccharimeters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1184336
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Franz Schmidt & Haensch Saccharimeter

Maker:
Franz Schmidt & Haensch  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 1/2 in x 6 1/4 in x 4 in; 54.61 cm x 15.875 cm x 10.16 cm
overall in case: 4 1/8 in x 21 1/2 in x 6 1/4 in; 10.4775 cm x 54.61 cm x 15.875 cm
Object Name:
Saccharimeter
Place made:
Germany: Berlin, Berlin
Subject:
Optics  Search this
Sugar  Search this
Germany  Search this
ID Number:
PH.328767
Catalog number:
328767
Accession number:
308252
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Saccharimeters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1184340
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Franz Schmidt & Haensch Saccharimeter

Maker:
Franz Schmidt & Haensch  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 1/4 in x 9 in x 16 1/8 in; 79.375 cm x 22.86 cm x 40.9575 cm
overall: 16 in x 9 in x 29 3/8 in; 40.64 cm x 22.86 cm x 74.6125 cm
Object Name:
Saccharimeter
Place made:
Germany: Berlin, Berlin
Subject:
Optics  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
Germany  Search this
Credit Line:
Virginia Polytechnic Institute
ID Number:
PH.330534
Catalog number:
330534
Accession number:
293490
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Saccharimeters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1184341
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Zeiss Dipping Refractometer

Maker:
Zeiss  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2 7/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 14 7/8 in; 7.3025 cm x 6.985 cm x 37.7825 cm
Object Name:
refractometer
Place made:
Germany: Thuringia, Jena
Subject:
Optics  Search this
Germany  Search this
Chemistry  Search this
Credit Line:
Nicholas Grossman
ID Number:
1982.0001.03
Catalog number:
1982.0001.03
Accession number:
1982.0001
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Saccharimeters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1305430
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Plath Sextant

Maker:
C. Plath  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in; 22.86 cm
overall: 6 7/8 in x 12 1/2 in x 12 7/8 in; 17.4625 cm x 31.75 cm x 32.7025 cm
Object Name:
sextant
Place made:
Germany: Hamburg, Hamburg
Date made:
1944
Subject:
Germany  Search this
Credit Line:
Carol Nickisher
ID Number:
2009.0253.01
Accession number:
2009.0253
Catalog number:
2009.0253.01
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382946
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Tobacco Pipe (Gesteckpfeife)

Physical Description:
porcelain (bowl; reservoir material)
enamel (bowl decoration material)
nickel silver (wind cap material)
wood, weichsel or cherry (stem material)
leather (stem material)
horn (mouthpiece material)
Measurements:
overall, stem and mouthpiece: 3/4 in x 23 in x 1 3/8 in; 1.905 cm x 58.42 cm x 3.4925 cm
overall, bowl and recepatcle: 1 3/8 in x 7 3/8 in x 2 1/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 18.7325 cm x 5.3975 cm
Object Name:
pipe, tobacco
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1850 - 1900
Subject:
Personal Accessories  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Tobacco Use  Search this
Germany  Search this
City landscape  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Leo Stoor
ID Number:
DL.61.0586
Catalog number:
61.0586
Accession number:
234565
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_303980
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Tobacco Pipe

Physical Description:
Meerschaum (overall material)
brass (fittings material)
cork (socket lining material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 5 1/4 in x 3 3/8 in; 5.08 cm x 13.335 cm x 8.5725 cm
Object Name:
pipe, tobacco
Place made:
Germany
Place owned:
United States: Maine, Damariscotta
Date made:
1880 - 1900
Subject:
Woman  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Personal Accessories  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Tobacco Use  Search this
German  Search this
Maine  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Townsend
ID Number:
DL.367100
Catalog number:
367100
Accession number:
126238
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309131
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Tobacco Pipe (Gesteckpfeife) Bowl

Physical Description:
porcelain (overall material)
enamel (decoration material)
cork (stem insert material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/8 in x 3 3/8 in x 1 in; 2.8575 cm x 8.5725 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
bowl, pipe, tobacco
Place made:
Germany
Place purchased:
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
Date made:
1875 - 1900
Date purchased:
1941-12-17
Subject:
Personal Accessories  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Tobacco Use  Search this
Germany  Search this
Hunting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Leo Stoor
ID Number:
DL.61.0789
Catalog number:
61.0789
Accession number:
234565
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312260
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Tobacco Pipe (Gesteckpfeife) Bowl

Physical Description:
porcelain (overall material)
enamel (decoration material)
gilt brass (wind cap material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 3/8 in; 3.175 cm x 11.43 cm x 3.4925 cm
Object Name:
bowl, pipe, tobacco
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1850 - 1875
Subject:
Personal Accessories  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Tobacco Use  Search this
Germany  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Leo Stoor
ID Number:
DL.61.0888
Catalog number:
61.0888
Accession number:
234565
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312266
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Tobacco Pipe (Gesteckpfeife) Reservoir

Physical Description:
porcelain (overall material)
enamel (decoration material)
brass (mount material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 7/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 4.7625 cm x 6.0325 cm x 8.5725 cm
Object Name:
bowl, pipe
reservoir, pipe
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1825 - 1865
Subject:
Personal Accessories  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Tobacco Use  Search this
Germany  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Margaret A. R. Stottlemeyer
ID Number:
DL.382795
Catalog number:
382795
Accession number:
165299
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312267
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Tobacco Pipe (Gesteckpfeife)

Physical Description:
porcelain (bowl; reservoir material)
enamel (decoration material)
metal, silver (wind cap material)
cork (insert material)
wood, weichsel or cherry (stem material)
horn (ferrule; mouthpiece material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/8 in x 13 in x 3 in; 3.4925 cm x 33.02 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
pipe, tobacco
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1865 - 1895
Subject:
German  Search this
Personal Accessories  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Tobacco Use  Search this
Germany  Search this
Horses  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Leo Stoor
ID Number:
DL.61.0779
Catalog number:
61.0779
Accession number:
234565
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Agriculture
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312269
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Tobacco Pipe (Gesteckpfeife)

Physical Description:
ceramic, porcelain (bowl material)
horn (stem material)
horn, reindeer (ferrule material)
metal, brass (inlay material)
mother-of-pearl (inlay material)
wool (tassel; cord material)
Measurements:
overall, bowl: 1 5/8 in x 5 7/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 4.1275 cm x 14.9225 cm x 4.1275 cm
overall, stem and mouthpiece: 3 1/2 in x 24 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 61.595 cm x 8.89 cm
overall, stem and receptacle: 1 in x 27 1/8 in x 2 1/8 in; 2.54 cm x 68.8975 cm x 5.3975 cm
Object Name:
pipe
Place made:
Germany
Place acquired:
Germany: Brandenburg, Frankfurt an der Oder
Date made:
1880 - 1890
Year acquired:
1946
Subject:
Personal Accessories  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Tobacco Use  Search this
Germany  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Woman  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Leo Stoor
ID Number:
DL.61.0604
Catalog number:
61.0604
Accession number:
234565
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312270
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