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Science and the emergence of modern America, 1865-1916

Author:
Dupree, A. Hunter  Search this
Physical description:
59 p. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1963
C1963
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
Call number:
Q127.U6 D94
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_12287

The emergence of modern America, 1865-1878. New York, Macmillan

Author:
Nevins, Allan 1890-1971  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 446 p. illus. 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1972
[1977 c1927]
1865-1918
Topic:
Economic conditions  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Call number:
HC105.6 .N45 1977X
HC105.6.N45 1977X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_11360

Naval Jumper

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 25 in x 18 1/2 in; 63.5 cm x 46.99 cm
Object Name:
jumper
Date made:
ca 1890
Related event:
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
ID Number:
1982.0544.12
Catalog number:
1982.0544.12
Accession number:
1982.0544
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1134544

Model 1910 Entrenching Tool

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 in x 7 in x 2 in; 55.88 cm x 17.78 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
shovel, entrenching
Related event:
World War I  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
ID Number:
1978.0853.04
Accession number:
1978.0853
Catalog number:
1978.0853.04
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Exhibition:
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1301565

Bread Tin, Canteen, and Belt

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 8 in x 2 1/4 in; 5.715 cm x 20.32 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
canister, bread
Associated Place:
United States
Related event:
World War I  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
ID Number:
2002.0044.01
Accession number:
2002.0044
Catalog number:
2002.0044.01
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Exhibition:
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1313560

First-Aid Pouch

Physical Description:
canvas (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 6 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 10.16 cm x 15.875 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
first aid pouch
first-aid pouch
Related event:
World War I  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
ID Number:
1979.0549.25
Accession number:
1979.0549
Catalog number:
1979.0549.25
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Exhibition:
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_446838

Doughboy Uniform

Physical Description:
wool (overall material)
Measurements:
overall (padded): 39 in x 15 in x 2 1/2 in; 99.06 cm x 38.1 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
breeches
Used:
Europe
Associated Place:
United States
Date made:
early 20th century
Associated date:
1917-1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
ID Number:
1977.0082.06
Accession number:
1977.0082
Catalog number:
1977.0082.06
81199M
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_449369

Whitman Emulsion of Cod Liver Oil with Hypophosphites

Maker:
Whitman Chemical Company  Search this
Physical Description:
cod liver oil (33 1/3 %) (drug active ingredients)
alcohol (7%) (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 23 cm x 7.5 cm x 4.5 cm; 9 1/16 in x 2 15/16 in x 1 3/4 in
Object Name:
OTC Preparation
Nutritional Product
Cod Liver Oil
Object Type:
Drugs
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
ca 1910
Related event:
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mario Cassinelli, Jr.
ID Number:
1984.0782.045
Accession number:
1984.0782
Catalog number:
1984.0782.045
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Medicine and Science: Pharmacy
Health & Medicine
Natural Resources
Food
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_209268

Badge: Shipbuilding War Service

Physical Description:
copper alloy (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in x 1/4 in; 5.715 cm x 4.1275 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
badge
Date made:
1918-1919
Subject:
Fishing  Search this
Related event:
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
U. S. Shipping Board Emergency Corp.
ID Number:
2009.0157.01
Accession number:
2009.0157
Catalog number:
2009.0157.01
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Industry & Manufacturing
Military
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1355085

Shipyard Plate Puller

Hosted riveting competitions:
Baltimore Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Company  Search this
Regulated riveting gangs and competitions:
United States Shipping Board  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 in x 5 1/4 in; x 50.8 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
plate puller
Date made:
1918
First riveting competitions:
1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter Davis
ID Number:
TR.336914
Catalog number:
336914
Accession number:
1979.0413
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Work
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
On the Water exhibit
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_844268

Homemade Filipino Gun

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
twine (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 49 in x 1 3/4 in; 12.7 cm x 124.46 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
gun
Object Type:
Gun
Place made:
Philippine Islands
Used:
Philippines
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Firearms  Search this
Related event:
Philippine Insurrection  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
ID Number:
AF.NM367
Accession number:
319944
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Exhibition:
Price of Freedom
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1301323

Spanish Flag

Physical Description:
linen (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 in x 36 1/2 in; 78.74 cm x 92.71 cm
Object Name:
flag
Place Made:
Spain
Place made:
Spain
Used in:
Pilipinas: Manila, Manila Bay
Captured by US forces:
United States
Date made:
ca 1898
Subject:
Flags  Search this
Naval History  Search this
Related event:
Spanish-American War  Search this
Battle of Manilla Bay, 1898  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
ID Number:
AF.58791N
Accession number:
239310
Catalog number:
58791-N
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Exhibition:
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1301324

Notice of Justice

Associated person:
Aguinaldo, Emilio  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
bamboo (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 1/2 in x 14 in x 1/2 in; 44.45 cm x 35.56 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
document
Place Made:
Pilipinas: Panay, Bugasou
Associated Place:
Philippines
Date made:
ca 1900
Associated date:
1899
Related event:
Philippine Insurrection  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Credit Line:
Captain F. H. French
ID Number:
AF.9015
Catalog number:
9015
Accession number:
37463
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_432534

Colonel Leonard Wood's Jacket and Hat

Wearer:
Wood, Leonard  Search this
Physical Description:
cloth (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 29 1/2 in x 25 in; 74.93 cm x 63.5 cm
Object Name:
coat
Used:
Cuba
Related event:
Spanish-American War  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Philippine Insurrection  Search this
Credit Line:
Mrs. Leonard Wood
ID Number:
AF.37018
Catalog number:
37018
Accession number:
114823
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_445650

Encrusted Bugle

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 14 in x 2 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 35.56 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
bugle
Used:
Cuba: Ciudad de la Habana, Havana
Date made:
before 1898
Subject:
Naval History  Search this
Related event:
Spanish-American War  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Credit Line:
Navy Department
ID Number:
AF.31188
Accession number:
66761
Catalog number:
31188
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Music & Musical Instruments
Military
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_449561

Fused Gold Coins

Physical Description:
metal (overall connector/connecting technique)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 4 3/4 in x 1/2 in; 5.08 cm x 12.065 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
coins, batch of
Associated place:
Spain
Cuba
Subject:
Latino  Search this
Naval History  Search this
Related event:
Spanish-American War  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Credit Line:
Henry Smith, USN (Ret.)
ID Number:
AF.35389
Catalog number:
35389
Accession number:
91675
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Military
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Exhibition:
"The Price of Freedom: Americans at War"
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_451447

Admiral Dewey Banner

Depicted:
Dewey, George  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 in x 26 in; 58.42 cm x 66.04 cm
Object Name:
banner
Referenced:
Pilipinas: Manila, Manila
Subject:
Flags  Search this
Related event:
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Spanish-American War  Search this
Credit Line:
Mrs. Arnold Miles
ID Number:
AF.58669-N
Accession number:
232332
Catalog number:
58669-N
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Exhibition:
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_452312

Captain Charles Gridley's Coat and Cap

Wearer:
Gridley, Charles Vernon  Search this
Physical Description:
wool (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 in x 21 in; 78.74 cm x 53.34 cm
Object Name:
coat
Used in:
Philippines
Associated date:
1898
Related event:
Spanish-American War  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
ID Number:
AF.10316
Catalog number:
10316
Accession number:
43164
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_459142

Man-in-Service Flag

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 1/2 in x 11 1/4 in; 44.45 cm x 28.575 cm
Object Name:
flag
Used in:
United States
Subject:
Flags  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
World War II  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
The Great Depression and World War II  Search this
ID Number:
1979.0445.42
Catalog number:
1979.0445.42
Accession number:
1979.0445
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_686498

Bernice Palmer's Kodak Brownie camera

User:
Ellis, Bernice P.  Search this
Maker:
Eastman Kodak Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 4 in x 6 1/4 in; 13.335 cm x 10.16 cm x 15.875 cm
Object Name:
camera
Date made:
ca 1912
Related event:
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Credit Line:
Bernice P. Ellis
ID Number:
1986.0173.38
Accession number:
1986.0173
Catalog number:
1986.0173.38
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Titanic
Cultures & Communities
Communications
Transportation
Family & Social Life
Photography
Sports & Leisure
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_687383

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