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Ivory Acrobat

Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Miss Lesley Jackson  Search this
Collector:
Rev. Sheldon Jackson  Search this
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Object Type:
Figure
Place:
Japan, Asia
Accession Date:
1921-Jul-16
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
066880
USNM Number:
E316984-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8391496
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Acrobat, [1860 - ca. 1900] [graphic]

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D Dr  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Physical description:
Cartes-de-visite: 1 card; 10.3 6.2 cm
Culture:
Portraits  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Cartes-de-visite
Place:
Japan
Asia
Date:
1860 - ca 1900
[1860 - ca. 1900]
19th century
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Laborers  Search this
Parasols  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Local number:
R480 (Rosin Number)
FSA A1999.35 480
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
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Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan 1860 - ca. 1900
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_240011

164 Acrobats, [1860 - ca. 1900]. [graphic]

Photographer:
Tamamura, Kozaburo 1856-19??  Search this
Tamamura, Kozaburo 1856-19??  Search this
Collector:
Rosin, Henry D Dr  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Physical description:
1 Photographic print : hand coloring ; image 18.7 x 24.2 cm., on mount 20.1 x 25.6 cm
Culture:
Portraits  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Photographic prints
Place:
Japan
Asia
Date:
1860 - ca 1900
[1860 - ca. 1900]
19th century
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Children  Search this
Street entertainers  Search this
Acrobats  Search this
Acrobatics  Search this
Stunts  Search this
Local number:
R234 (Rosin Number)
FSA A1999.35 234
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
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Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan 1860 - ca. 1900
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_308923

Netsuke, Street Juggler With His Boy Acrobat

Donor Name:
Gen. Horace Capron  Search this
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Object Type:
Netsuke
Place:
Japan, Asia
Accession Date:
1891-Mar
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
010972
USNM Number:
E95367-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8489069
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Japanese acrobats ca. 1920

Creator:
Human Studies Film Archives  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-11-03T18:56:22.000Z
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
HSFAFilmClips
YouTube Channel:
HSFAFilmClips
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_IdOacioq5TE

Hotei and Chinese Child Acrobats

Artist:
Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 (1760 - 1849)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 35.8 x 26.8 cm (14 1/8 x 10 9/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Album
Origin:
Japan
Date:
ca. 1840s
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Zen Buddhism  Search this
playing  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
child  Search this
Hotei  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.213
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.213

Official Duties, Visit to Pacific Stars and Stripes

Collection Creator:
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr., 1912-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
March 6, 1955
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. Collection, Acc. 1992.0023, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1992-0023-ref1900
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[A collage of images], [1860 - ca. 1900]. [graphic]

Publisher:
Tamamura, Kozaburo 1856-19??  Search this
Collector:
Rosin, Henry D Dr  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Photographer:
Beato, Felice b. ca. 1825  Search this
Stillfried, Raimund Baron von 1839-1911  Search this
Physical description:
Album 2, page 42: 1 photographic print : hand coloring ; image 19.2 x 24 cm., on mount 30.5 x 38.5 cm
Culture:
Portraits  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Photographic prints
Place:
Japan
Asia
Date:
1860 - ca 1900
[1860 - ca. 1900]
19th century
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Collage  Search this
Buddhist priests  Search this
Nobility  Search this
Children  Search this
Street entertainers  Search this
Acrobats  Search this
Acrobatics  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Shamisen  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Singing  Search this
Religion  Search this
Women  Search this
Local number:
R386 (Rosin Number)
FSA A1999.35 386
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
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Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan 1860 - ca. 1900
Rosin Collection, Album 2
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_240164

Man, Drummer, with Three Child Acrobats in Costume n.d

Creator:
Kusakabe, Kimbei 1841-1934  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 010 in x 008 in
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 04637400
OPPS NEG 72-8363 ?
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_59392

In Japan, Autumn Means a Parade of (Not-at-All-Creepy) Robot Puppets

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 13:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_9b0677fd6ae88252261c9de7f7e2b63a

Medicine case (inro)

Artist:
Koma Kyuhaku  Search this
Medium:
Lacquer, gold, pewter
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7.7 x 6.7 x 2 cm (3 1/16 x 2 5/8 x 13/16 in)
Type:
Lacquer
Container
Origin:
Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
horse  Search this
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
medicine  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
circus  Search this
acrobat  Search this
equestrian  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1944.35
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1944.35
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Professor Risley and the imperial Japanese troupe : how an American acrobat introduced circus to Japan, and Japan to the West / Frederik L. Schodt

Author:
Schodt, Frederik L. 1950-  Search this
Subject:
Risley, Richard 1814-1874  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 304 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Japan
Date:
2012
C2012
Topic:
Acrobats  Search this
Circus performers  Search this
Circus--History  Search this
Circus--Western influences  Search this
Popular culture  Search this
Relations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1020517

164 Acrobats, [1860 - ca. 1900]. [graphic]

Physical description:
1 Photographic print : hand coloring ; image 18.7 x 24.2 cm., on mount 20.1 x 25.6 cm
Type:
Two-dimensional graphics
Date:
1860 - ca 1900
[1860 - ca. 1900]
Local number:
R234 (Rosin Number)
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_239839

North American SNJ-4 (AT-6)

Manufacturer:
North American Aviation Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Natural metal
Dimensions:
Overall: 300 x 880cm, 1845kg, 1270cm (9ft 10 1/8in. x 28ft 10 7/16in., 4067.5lb., 41ft 8in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1935
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Navy.
Inventory Number:
A19610123000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19610123000
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Hurry In! These Smithsonian Exhibitions Won’t Be Here Much Longer

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Thu, 18 Jul 2013 14:23:49 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_63ca96269d4a3c14fef9992f8681e1b6

Baldwin Red Devil

Manufacturer:
Capt. Thomas Scott Baldwin  Search this
Materials:
Airframe: Wood and Steel Tubing
Covering: Fabric
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 12.8 m (42 ft)
Length: 9.0 m (30 ft)
Height: 2.4 m (8 ft)
Weight: approximately 340 kg (750 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1909-1913
Credit Line:
Purchase from Roosevelt Field, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19500094000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Pre-1920 Aviation
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19500094000
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Radio, Transmitter, Pan Am, Lockheed Sirius "Tingmissartoq", Lindbergh, Mod 10C2

Manufacturer:
Pan American World Airways System  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium Plating
Metal, glass, rubber, phenolic
Dimensions:
3-D: 33 x 21.6 x 30.5cm, 4.7kg (13 x 8 1/2 x 12 in., 10 3/8lb.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Communication
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1931-1933
Credit Line:
Transferred from the USAF Museum
Inventory Number:
A20030065010
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Barron Hilton Pioneers of Flight
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20030065010
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Tuning Coil, Radio, Lockheed Sirius "Tingmissartoq", Lindbergh

Manufacturer:
Pan American World Airways System  Search this
Materials:
Phenolic and metal.
Dimensions:
3-D: 12.1 x 7.6cm, 0.1kg (4 3/4 x 3 in., 3/16lb.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Communication
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1931-1933
Credit Line:
Transferred from the USAF Museum
Inventory Number:
A20030065007
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Barron Hilton Pioneers of Flight
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20030065007
Additional Online Media:

Tuning Coil, Radio, Lockheed Sirius "Tingmissartoq", Lindbergh

Manufacturer:
Pan American World Airways System  Search this
Materials:
Phenolic and metal.
Dimensions:
3-D: 12.1 x 7.6cm, 0.1kg (4 3/4 x 3 in., 3/16lb.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Communication
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1931-1933
Credit Line:
Transferred from the USAF Museum
Inventory Number:
A20030065008
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Barron Hilton Pioneers of Flight
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20030065008
Additional Online Media:

Radio, Receiver, Pan Am, Lockheed Sirius "Tingmissartoq", Lindbergh

Manufacturer:
Pan American World Airways System  Search this
Materials:
Metal, glass, rubber, phenolic
Dimensions:
3-D: 53.3 x 15.2 x 23.5cm, 5.2kg (21 x 6 x 9 1/4 in., 11 3/8lb.)
Type:
AVIONICS-Communication
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1931-1933
Credit Line:
Transferred from the USAF Museum
Inventory Number:
A20030065011
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Barron Hilton Pioneers of Flight
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20030065011
Additional Online Media:

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