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Beneath Paris' City Streets, There's an Empire of Death Waiting for Tourists

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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 18:50:56 +0000
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Souvenir Spoon

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
gold (gold wash material)
Measurements:
spoon, souvenir: 4 1/2 in x 15/16 in; 11.43 cm x 2.3876 cm
overall: 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 in; 1.27 cm x 11.43 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
spoon
Object Type:
flatware
Place made:
United States
Created for:
United States: Virginia, Jamestown Island, Jamestown
Place sold:
United States: Virginia, Sewell Point
Place owned; place used:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1907
Subject:
Exploration and Discovery  Search this
History  Search this
Settlement  Search this
Navy  Search this
Ships  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Men  Search this
Women  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Indians  Search this
coat-of-arms  Search this
Virginia  Search this
Souvenirs  Search this
Tourist Trade  Search this
Worlds Fair  Search this
Related event:
Jamestown Tercentennial Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Arthur Wallace Dunn
ID Number:
DL.63.0213
Catalog number:
63.0213
Accession number:
243466
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_322729
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Labyrinthine Walk: A Guide for Politically Incorrect Tourists

Author:
Haberstich, David E.  Search this
Callaghan, Paul  Search this
Robinson, Mike  Search this
Evans, Nigel  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1996
Topic:
American History  Search this
Data source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_102326

How an Alcohol-Hating English Preacher Founded Global Tourism

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Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:46:31 +0000
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The Rise and Fall of the Great American Motel

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Published Date:
Fri, 30 Jun 2017 16:45:11 +0000
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Before the Revolution

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Published Date:
Wed, 01 Aug 2007 03:00:00 +0000
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America's Road Trip: Route 66's Most Fascinating Museums

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Published Date:
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:14:10 +0000
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Seductive journey : American tourists in France from Jefferson to the Jazz Age / Harvey Levenstein

Author:
Levenstein, Harvey A. 1938-  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 378 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
France
Date:
1998
Topic:
Americans--Attitudes  Search this
Americans--Travel--History  Search this
Tourism--History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_559809

How the Green Book Helped African-American Tourists Navigate a Segregated Nation

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Type:
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Published Date:
Wed, 23 Mar 2016 16:00:00 +0000
Topic:
History  Search this
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Manifest destinations : cities and tourists in the nineteenth-century American West / J. Philip Gruen

Author:
Gruen, J. Philip 1969-  Search this
Physical description:
xxvi, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
West (U.S.)
Date:
2014
19th century
1860-1890
Topic:
Tourism--History  Search this
Travel writing--History  Search this
Cities and towns--History  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_1029312

Flying down to Rio : Hollywood, tourists, and Yankee Clippers / by Rosalie Schwartz

Author:
Schwartz, Rosalie 1936-  Search this
Physical description:
386 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
United states
Latin America
Date:
2004
C2004
20th century
Topic:
Popular culture--History  Search this
Technological innovations--Social aspects--History  Search this
Motion picture industry--Social aspects--History  Search this
Aeronautics--Social aspects--History  Search this
Tourism--Social aspects--History  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Territorial expansion  Search this
Relations  Search this
Data Source:
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edanmdm:siris_sil_759518

Step Inside a Famous Submarine

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Published Date:
Tue, 26 May 2015 14:09:03 +0000
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The Fall of Zahi Hawass

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Published Date:
Mon, 18 Jul 2011 03:00:00 +0000
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Andrew Curry on "The World's First Temple?"

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Published Date:
Sat, 01 Nov 2008 03:00:00 +0000
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Welcome to New York... - it’s a small world after all….

Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
Subject of:
Constance Baker Motley, American, 1921 - 2005  Search this
Robert F. Wagner, American, 1877 - 1953  Search this
A. Philip Randolph, American, 1889 - 1979  Search this
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, American, founded 1920  Search this
National Insurance Association  Search this
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., founded 1922  Search this
National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, Inc.  Search this
Harlem Cultural Council, Inc., American  Search this
New York Giants, American, founded 1925  Search this
Adam Clayton Powell Jr., American, 1908 - 1972  Search this
Frontiers International, Inc., American, founded 1936  Search this
National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, Inc.  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 12 × 8 7/8 × 3/16 in. (30.5 × 22.5 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Brooklyn, New York City, King County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Labor  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Travel  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
United States--Social life and customs  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anne B. Patrick and the family of Hilda E. Stokely
Object number:
2012.167.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
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The rape of the Nile : tomb robbers, tourists, and archaeologists in Egypt / Brian M. Fagan

Author:
Fagan, Brian M  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 399 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Egypt
Date:
1975
[1975]
Topic:
Egyptology--History  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
DT60 .F27X
DT60.F27X
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_56843

Pay No Attention to the Spies on the 23rd Floor

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Published Date:
Tue, 09 Apr 2013 03:00:00 +0000
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Mount Athos, Where "Every Stone Breathes Prayers"

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Published Date:
Sun, 01 Aug 1999 03:00:00 +0000
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Empire of the Dead

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Published Date:
Sat, 01 Apr 2000 05:00:00 +0000
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Andrew Lawler on "Who Wrote the Dead Sea Scrolls?"

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Published Date:
Fri, 18 Dec 2009 05:00:00 +0000
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