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Metamorphic Rock Anthracite coal

Discipline:
Mineral Sciences  Search this
Region:
US Mid Atlantic (PA, NJ, MD, DE, DC, VA, WV)  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Wallops Island, Beach, North America, United States, Virginia, Accomack County
Collection Date:
1978
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Scientific Name:
Metamorphic Rock Anthracite coal
USNM Number:
EO29515
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Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_11563452

Metamorphic Rock Anthracite coal

Discipline:
Mineral Sciences  Search this
Region:
US Mid Atlantic (PA, NJ, MD, DE, DC, VA, WV)  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Lattimer Mines, North America, United States, Pennsylvania, Luzerne County
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Scientific Name:
Metamorphic Rock Anthracite coal
USNM Number:
EO400153-DSP
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Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10849671
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Engine House, Pottsville, Pennsylvania

Creator:
Bretz, George M. 1842-1895  Search this
Subject:
Dewey, Fred. P (Frederic Perkins) 1855-1921  Search this
Brown, James Templeman  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
a United States National Museum Department of Metallurgy and Economic Geology  Search this
World's Industrial and Cotton Centennial Exposition (1884-1885 : New Orleans, La.)  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Glass negatives
Place:
Pennsylvania
Pottsville (Pa.)
Schuylkill County (Pa.)
Date:
1884
Topic:
Coal mines and mining  Search this
Coal-mining machinery  Search this
Coal  Search this
Mineral industries  Search this
Mines and mineral resources  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-006 [MAH-2831]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_387332

Dr. Juanita Patience Moss Oral History Interview

Created by:
National Museum of African American History and Culture, American, founded 2003  Search this
Recorded by:
Patrick Telepictures, Inc., American  Search this
Interview of:
Dr. Juanita Patience Moss, American, born 1932  Search this
Interviewed by:
Joanne Hyppolite  Search this
Subject of:
C. Edgar Patience, American, 1906 - 1972  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
Duration (2016.129.17.1a): 38.1 minutes
Duration (2016.129.17.2a): 37.7 minutes
Type:
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
West Pittston, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
November 3, 2016
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Communities  Search this
Families  Search this
Labor  Search this
Museums  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.129.17.1a-2a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Collection Donor Oral History Project
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.129.17.1a-2a

Flight

Created by:
C. Edgar Patience, American, 1906 - 1972  Search this
Medium:
anthracite
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 11/16 × 2 3/8 × 1 7/16 in. (6.8 × 6 × 3.6 cm)
Type:
sculpture
Place made:
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1960s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Dr. Juanita Patience Moss and descendants
Object number:
2016.70.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Dr. Juanita Patience Moss
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Visual Arts
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.70.1
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Anthracite coal heart-shaped pendant attributed to C. Edgar Patience

Created by:
C. Edgar Patience, American, 1906 - 1972  Search this
Designed by:
Harry Brazier Patience, American, 1877 - 1926  Search this
Medium:
anthracite, pyrite, and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3/16 × 1 × 1 1/4 in. (0.5 × 2.5 × 3.1 cm)
Type:
pendants (jewelry)
Place collected:
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1969
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Dr. Juanita Patience Moss and descendants
Object number:
2016.70.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Harry Brazier Patience
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Exhibition:
A Century in the Making
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C X06
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.70.2
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Two pieces of pyrite from the workshop of C. Edgar Patience

Owned by:
C. Edgar Patience, American, 1906 - 1972  Search this
Medium:
pyrite
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1): 3/8 × 2 15/16 × 3 1/2 in. (1 × 7.4 × 8.9 cm)
H x W x D (.2): 3/8 × 2 11/16 × 2 15/16 in. (0.9 × 6.8 × 7.5 cm)
Type:
sculpture components
Place collected:
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Dr. Juanita Patience Moss and descendants
Object number:
2016.70.3.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Crafting-Artistic-Image-making
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.70.3.1-.2
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Printing plate of carving designs from the workshop of C. Edgar Patience

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
C. Edgar Patience, American, 1906 - 1972  Search this
Medium:
copper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 3/16 × 4 1/8 × 1/16 in. (5.5 × 10.5 × 0.2 cm)
Type:
printing plates
Place collected:
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1920
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Dr. Juanita Patience Moss and descendants
Object number:
2016.70.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© C. Edgar Patience
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Crafting-Artistic-Image-making
Exhibition:
A Century in the Making
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C X06
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.70.4
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Pennsylvania Anthracite Coal Company, Scranton, Pennsylvania

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 34
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Formerly Lackawanna and Susquehanna Coal and Iron Company
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Coal
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Coal / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / 1: Dealers in Coal
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-coal-ref1093

Powelton Semi-Bituminous, Illuminating & Anthracite Coals, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 48
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Coal
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Coal / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / 1: Dealers in Coal
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-coal-ref1128

Agnew, John P., & Company, Wholesale &Retail Dealers & Shippers of George's Creek Cumberland & Anthracite Coals, Alexandria, Virginia

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Coal
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Coal / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / 1: Dealers in Coal
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-coal-ref536

Katherine Anthracite coal

Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Container:
Box 30, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1901
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref5475

Map of Wyoming Anthracite Coal Field, Pennsylvania

Collection Creator:
Erie Railroad Company  Search this
Olevsky, Walter  Search this
Collection Donor:
ConRail  Search this
Collection Collector:
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.  Search this
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Extent:
1 Map
Container:
Map-rolled 1
Type:
Archival materials
Maps
Date:
1869
Scope and Contents:
Map drawn by R.P. Rothwell, Mining Engineer, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Map stamped, "Please return to chief draftsman, Erie Railroad Company."
Collection Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Erie Railroad Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Erie Railroad Collection
Erie Railroad Collection / Series 6: Drawings
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1082-ref1916

anthracite coal

Measurements:
overall - box: 3 3/8 in x 9 3/8 in x 9 1/2 in; 8.5725 cm x 23.8125 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
Anthracite Coal
ID Number:
AG.MHI-MT-0729
Accession number:
57907
Catalog number:
MHI-MT-0729
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_871128

anthracite coal, briquettes

Measurements:
overall: 2 1/8 in x 2 in x 1 1/2 in; 5.3975 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
Anthracite Coal, Briquettes
ID Number:
AG.MHI-MT-0737
Accession number:
57907
Catalog number:
MHI-MT-0737
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_871129

anthracite coal, briquettes

Measurements:
overall - box: 6 3/4 in x 9 3/8 in x 9 3/8 in; 17.145 cm x 23.8125 cm x 23.8125 cm
Object Name:
Anthracite Coal, Briquettes
ID Number:
AG.MHI-MT-0730
Accession number:
57907
Catalog number:
MHI-MT-0730
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_871130

Mining Journal

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
leather (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 3/4 in x 8 in x 1 5/16 in; 24.765 cm x 20.32 cm x 3.33375 cm
Object Name:
journal
mining journal
Date made:
1897
ID Number:
2016.0140.01
Catalog number:
2016.0140.01
Accession number:
2016.0140
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Mining
Work
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1807146
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"Oregon-Mexico" pictorial embroidery

Physical Description:
linen, wool, silk, glass beads, cut steel beads (overall material)
cross stitch; plushwork (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 18 11/16 in x 21 in; 47.4345 cm x 53.34 cm
overall: 27 1/4 in x 29 1/2 in; 69.215 cm x 74.93 cm
Object Name:
Pictorial embroidery
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania
Date made:
1846-1847
Subject:
Mexican War  Search this
Needlework  Search this
Related event:
Mexican War  Search this
ID Number:
2015.0218.01
Accession number:
2015.0218
Catalog number:
2015.0218.01
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Textiles
Exhibition:
prep
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1761766

Model of Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Steam Locomotive #408

Maker:
Severn-Lamb Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/8 in x 9 3/4 in x 26 in; 18.0975 cm x 24.765 cm x 66.04 cm
Object Name:
model, locomotive
Maker:
United Kingdom: England, Stratford-upon-Avon
Associated Place:
United States: Pennsylvania
Date made:
1965
Used date:
1877
Subject:
Locomotives  Search this
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
TR.326277
Catalog number:
326277
Accession number:
258718
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843771
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Model of the 1849 Steam Locomotive Philadelphia

Maker:
Holden, Ernie H.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 4 in x 19 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 10.16 cm x 49.53 cm
Object Name:
model, locomotive
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Associated Place:
United States: Pennsylvania
Date made:
ca 1963
1963
Used date:
1849
Subject:
Locomotives  Search this
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
TR.321896
Catalog number:
321896
Accession number:
245729
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843778
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