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Sixteen Musical Amusements

Artist:
Toyohara Kunichika (1835-1900)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 36.1 × 24.4 cm (14 3/16 × 9 5/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1871
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
music  Search this
kokyu  Search this
Japan  Search this
oban  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.2757
Restrictions & Rights:
Undetermined copyright
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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_S2003.8.2757

Sundry Amusements in the Mines

Maker:
Britton & Rey  Search this
Measurements:
image: 7 1/2 in x 9 3/4 in; 19.05 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: California, San Francisco
Date made:
n.d.
Subject:
Pets  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3877
Catalog number:
60.3877
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_326005

Amusements of Foreigners at Yokohama

Artist:
Utagawa Yoshitora 歌川芳虎 (active ca. 1850-1880)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (OVERALL DIM.): 36.5 x 74.3 cm (14 3/8 x 29 1/4 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1861
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
foreigner  Search this
eating  Search this
theater  Search this
kabuki  Search this
shamisen  Search this
Japan  Search this
palanquin  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
carriage  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
triptych  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. William Leonhart
Accession Number:
S1998.97a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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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_S1998.97a-c

Why This Ship Is Called a Floating Amusement Park

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2017-09-08T15:30:00.000Z
Youtube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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smithsonianchannel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_OOQpDOz0wDI

Amusement Park

Artist:
Ann Nooney, born New York City 1900-died 1964  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
image: 10 7/8 x 13 in. (27.6 x 33.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1935-1941
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Figure(s) in exterior  Search this
Recreation\leisure\strolling  Search this
Landscape\tree  Search this
Recreation\carnival  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.70
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.83.70

Amusement Land

Artist:
Ynez Johnston, born Berkeley, CA 1920  Search this
Medium:
pastel and ink on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 24 x 35 1/2 in. (61.0 x 90.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1956
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon C. Schild
Object number:
1981.137
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1981.137

Amusement Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.15 cm; 7/8 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1565
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1565
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382596

Amusing sport

Artist:
Kobayashi Kiyochika 小林清親 (1847-1915)  Search this
Publisher:
Matsuki Heikichi 松木平吉  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 35.9 x 23.8 cm (14 1/8 x 9 3/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1895.4
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.1291
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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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_S2003.8.1291

Phyllis Diller’s Gag File

Manufacturer:
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 48 in x 40 in x 17 1/4 in; 121.92 cm x 101.6 cm x 43.815 cm
Object Name:
file
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1962 - 1994
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.01.01
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.01.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218385
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Program for Memphis Bound

Written by:
Unidentified  Search this
Distributed by:
Colonial Theatre, American, founded 1900  Search this
Subject of:
Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, American, 1878 - 1949  Search this
Avon Long, American, 1910 - 1984  Search this
John J. Wildberg, American, 1902 - 1959  Search this
Vinton Freedley, American, 1891 - 1969  Search this
Sheila Guyse, American, 1925 - 2013  Search this
Ida James, American, 1920 - 1986  Search this
The Delta Rhythm Boys, American, 1934 - 1987  Search this
L.A.B. Amusement Corporation, American  Search this
W. S. Gilbert, British, 1836 - 1911  Search this
Arthur Sullivan, British, 1842 - 1900  Search this
Gilbert and Sullivan, British, 1871 - 1896  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
American South  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.269
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.269
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MS 3680 Extract from "Games and Amusements of the Indians- Chapter X. Game of La Cross"

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Extent:
1 Page
Culture:
Iroquois -- Lacrosse  Search this
Games -- Iroquois  Search this
Games -- Iroquois  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Written by Mr Hewitt. Description of game- incomplete.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3680
Local Note:
2884 and 842 posslble references.
Is this X of his Historical Manuscript ?
Topic:
Lacrosse -- Iroquois  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3680, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3680
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3680
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974

Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Subject:
Waegen, Rolf Hans  Search this
Glaenzer, Eugene  Search this
de Hauke, César  Search this
Seligmann, Jacques  Search this
Seligmann, René  Search this
Parker, Theresa D.  Search this
Mackay, Clarence Hungerford  Search this
Liechtenstein, House of  Search this
Schiff, Mortimer L.  Search this
Haardt, Georges  Search this
La Fresnaye, Roger de  Search this
Seligman, Germain  Search this
Arenberg  Search this
Seligmann, Arnold  Search this
Trevor, Clyfford  Search this
MM. Jacques Seligmann & fils  Search this
Eugene Glaenzer & Co  Search this
Gersel  Search this
Germain Seligmann & Co  Search this
De Hauke & Co., Inc  Search this
Topic:
Art  Search this
Gallery records  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Art dealers  Search this
Art, European  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Art treasures in war  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial  Search this
Art, Renaissance  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9936
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212486
AAA_collcode_jacqself
Theme:
The Art Market
Art Gallery Records
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212486
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Books Are Amusing Companions

Designer:
Andrew Kner, Hungarian, b. 1935  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Made in:
USA
Credit Line:
Gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
1981-29-4
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1981-29-4
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Sundry Amusement in the Mines

Maker:
Britton & Rey  Search this
Measurements:
image: 7 3/8 in x 9 3/4 in; 18.7325 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Stationery
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: California, San Francisco
Date made:
n.d.
Subject:
Wild Animals  Search this
Eating  Search this
Drinking  Search this
Miners  Search this
Communication, letter writing  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3812
Catalog number:
60.3812
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_326032

Photographic print of a woman in an ox cart at McLeod's Amusement Park

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
photographic gelatin and silver on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 1/4 × 5 1/2 in. (8.3 × 14 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Place depicted:
McLeod's Amusement Park, Hot Springs, Arkansas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1926-1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
American West  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Communities  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Princetta R. Newman
Object number:
2014.75.123
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Princetta R. Newman Collection of Family Photographs, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.75.123
Additional Online Media:

Cue vol. 14 no. 22

Written by:
Cue Magazine, American  Search this
Published by:
Cue Publishing Company, American  Search this
Subject of:
Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, American, 1878 - 1949  Search this
Laura Cathrell, 1915 - 1999  Search this
W. S. Gilbert, British, 1836 - 1911  Search this
Arthur Sullivan, British, 1842 - 1900  Search this
Gilbert and Sullivan, British, 1871 - 1896  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 11 1/4 × 8 1/4 × 1/16 in. (28.5 × 20.9 × 0.2 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 11 1/4 × 16 7/16 × 1/16 in. (28.5 × 41.8 × 0.1 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 2, 1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Radio  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.274.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.274.1
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Diary

Collection Creator:
Brooks, Arthur Raymond, 1895-1991  Search this
Container:
Box 16, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Books
Date:
1917 - 1918
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:
Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection, NASM.1989.0104, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NASM.1989.0104, File folder 3
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Arthur Raymond Brooks Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1989-0104-ref417
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Mary Henry Diary, 1864-1868

Author:
Henry, Mary Anna 1834-1903  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution General History  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building Early History  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 190; Color: Color Document; Size: 6.1w x 7.6h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Place:
United States
Date:
1864-1868
Civil War, 1861-1865
Topic:
Diaries  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2013-01937 through SIA2013-02126
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13742
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Lion Dance of the New Year from the series Elegant Amusements of the Four Seasons

Artist:
Kitagawa Utamaro 喜多川歌麿 (1753 - 1806)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 38 x 25.1 cm (14 15/16 x 9 7/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
early 19th century
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
lion  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
dance  Search this
new year  Search this
flute  Search this
Japan  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
oban  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the family of Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer
Accession Number:
F1974.101
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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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_F1974.101

Rock-n-roll Legends

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-09-16T14:53:34.000Z
Youtube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
See more by:
sitesExhibitions
YouTube Channel:
sitesExhibitions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_S18sPW3LsBM

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