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Joseph Henry Appointed Chair of Franklin Institute Committee to Investigate Explosion of the "Peacemaker"

Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
United States Dept. of the Navy  Search this
Franklin Institute  Search this
Date:
April 1, 1844
Topic:
Accidents  Search this
Ships  Search this
Firearms  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12521

George Washington Smith's Letter to Joseph Henry (January 26, 1847)

Author:
Smith, George Washington ca. 1820-1899  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2 ; Color: Color ; Size: 8w x 9 3/4h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Date:
January 26, 1847
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Shipwrecks  Search this
Ships  Search this
Lightning  Search this
Letters  Search this
Electricity  Search this
Science  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2911 and SIA2012-2912
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13083
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Journal of the voyage from Boston to San-Francisco [manuscript] / by B.S. Buckley, 1849-1863

Author:
Buckley, Benjamin S  Search this
Subject:
Buckley, Benjamin S  Search this
Capitol (Ship)  Search this
Physical description:
1 diary ( ca. 80 p.) ; 35 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Diaries
Passenger lists
Place:
Massachusetts
Boston
California
Illinois
Date:
1849
1863
1846-1850
Topic:
Ships  Search this
Gold miners  Search this
Cattle trade  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
MSS 001771 B
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_939203

Steam! Steam!! Steam!!! / written by H.V. Smith, author of the Steam arm

Title:
Upon my life I do declare sirs, each hour brings something fresh and rare sirs
Sing hey, sing ho, 'tis just like dreaming, such is the won'drous power of steaming
Author:
Smith, H. V. composer cmp lyr  Search this
J. B. fl. 1835 ill  Search this
Williams, W. H (William Henry) 1797?-1846 prf  Search this
Buckingham, Thomas -1847 prf  Search this
Knight, Joseph Philip 1812-1887 prf  Search this
Fitzwilliam, Edward 1788-1852 prf  Search this
Vale, Samuel 1797?-1848 prf  Search this
Graf & Soret prt  Search this
Vauxhall Gardens (London, England) evp  Search this
Bella C. Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Sheet Music (Smithsonian Institution. Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Lennox, N. Comte 1795-1836 Associated objects  Search this
Physical description:
1 score (3 p.) ; 34 cm
Type:
Songs and music
Pictorial works
Sheet music covers
Sheet music
Place:
England
Date:
1835
[1835?]
To 1901
1830-1840
Topic:
Songs with piano  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Steam  Search this
Inventions  Search this
Eagle (Airship)  Search this
People  Search this
Boys  Search this
Coach drivers  Search this
Robots  Search this
Coal  Search this
Steam engines  Search this
Steamboats  Search this
Airships  Search this
Moon  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Cats  Search this
Horses  Search this
Dead animals  Search this
Mice  Search this
British  Search this
Call number:
M1 .B4
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_982803

Oh! what fun! : new comic song / written by C. Page ; arranged by J. Monro

Title:
This world will soon be at an end, or else I am mistaken
Oh! what fun, well, I never! Did you every know such fun
Author:
Page, C cmp lyr  Search this
Monro, J (John) 1786-1851 arr  Search this
Glindon, R (Robert) prf  Search this
Moody, John fl. 1843 prf  Search this
Wild, George 1805-1856 prf  Search this
Onwhyn, Thomas approximately 1820-1886 ill  Search this
Smellie, Alexander active 1792-1849 prt  Search this
Bella C. Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Sheet Music (Smithsonian Institution. Libraries) DSI  Search this
Subject:
Henson, William S (William Samuel) 1805?-1888  Search this
Brunel, Marc Isambard 1769-1849  Search this
Physical description:
1 score (4, [1] p.) ; 35 cm
Type:
Songs and music
Caricatures and cartoons
Caricatures
Sheet music covers
Sheet music
Place:
England
Date:
1843
[1843?]
To 1901
1840-1850
Topic:
Songs with piano  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Humorous songs  Search this
Technological innovations  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Chinese  Search this
Fantastic aircraft  Search this
People  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Volcanic eruptions  Search this
Teapots  Search this
Tableware  Search this
Constellations  Search this
Stars  Search this
Moon  Search this
Sun  Search this
Comets  Search this
Faces  Search this
Explosions  Search this
Fish  Search this
Tunnels  Search this
Ships  Search this
Flags--British  Search this
British  Search this
Call number:
M1 .B4
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_982717

[Trade catalogs on railway and steamship lamps, steamship chandelier; and railroad supplies]

Author:
Williams, Page & Co  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<1> v. : ill
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
18uu
[18--?]-
Topic:
Lamps  Search this
Chandeliers  Search this
Railroads--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Steamboats--Equipment and supplies--Catalogs  Search this
Call number:
48649
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_489026

[Trade catalogs on copper, brass, and sheet iron products; milk condensing machinery; copper vacuum pans and vacuum apparatus; distilling apparatus; copper steam pipe expansion bends; copper and brass coils; seamless drawn tubing; copper steam jacket kettles; hotel and restaurant cooking utensils; calcium light fixtures; steamboat work; brewing apparatus; bottles and soda apparatus makers; brass cocks and valves; brass steam fittings; and heavy brass and bronze castings]

Author:
Arthur Harris & Co  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<3> v. : ill. (some col.)
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
1800
1994
[18--]-
Topic:
Copperwork  Search this
Dairy processing--Equipment and supplies--Catalogs  Search this
Vacuum technology--Equipment and supplies--Catalogs  Search this
Distillation apparatus  Search this
Pipe, Copper--Catalogs  Search this
Tubes, Copper  Search this
Kitchen utensils  Search this
Restaurants--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Steamboats--Fittings--Catalogs  Search this
Brewing--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Bottling machinery  Search this
Soda fountains--Equipment and supplies--Catalogs  Search this
Valves  Search this
Steam-pipes  Search this
Metal castings  Search this
Call number:
47961
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_469835

Model of a Neapolitan fishing boat [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Possibly 19th c
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0123156
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_123157

Sailor-made model of the British Fifth Rate frigate "Shannon" of 1806 [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Type:
Photograph
Date:
19th c
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Shannon  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0123107
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_123108

Sailor-made model of the British Third Rate two-decker "Triumph" of 1764 [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Type:
Photograph
Date:
19th c
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Triumph  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0123109
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_123110

Sailor-made model of the English Sloop-of-war "Agnes" of Liverpool of ca. 1825 [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Mid-19th c
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Agnes  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0123158
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_123159

Votive model of the 17th-century Spanish warship "Casa Fuca" [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Late 19th c. or early 20th c
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Casa Fuca  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0123162
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_123163

Model of American clipper ship "Flying Cloud" of 1851 [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Late 19th c. or early 20th c
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Flying Cloud  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0123163
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_123164

Model of clipper ship "Maude" of ca. 1870 [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Probably late 19th c
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Maude  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0123166
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_123167

Model of an unidentified East Indiaman of 1820 [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1825-1850
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0123168
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_123169

Sailor-made model of the American clipper ship "Comet" of 1851 [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Mid to late 19th c
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Comet  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0099875
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_99876

Sailor-made model of the American clipper ship "Charmer" of 1854 [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Mid to late 19th c
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Charmer  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0099877
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_99878

Diorama model of the English clipper ship "Norwich Castle" of 1865 (?) [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Mid to late 19th c
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Norwich Castle  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0099878
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_99879

Sailor-made model of the American frigate "Cumberland" of 1843 [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Mid to late 19th c
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Cumberland  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0099879
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_99880

Sailor-made model of the American clipper ship "Sovereign of the Seas" of 1852 [decorative arts] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Photographic firm:
Peter A. Juley & Son  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Mid to late 19th c
Topic:
Object--Other--Ship model  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Sovereign of the Seas  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0099883
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_99884

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