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20 Dollars, United States, 1854-S

Mint:
U.S. Mint, San Francisco  Search this
Maker:
Longacre, James Barton  Search this
Physical Description:
gold (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .3 cm x 3.53 cm; 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in
Object Name:
gold coin
Proof Coin
Place made:
United States: California, San Francisco
Date made:
1854
Related Publication:
Zoomable Image and Details
Glossary of Coins and Currency Terms
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/coins/glossary.cfm
Credit Line:
Transfer from the United States Mint
ID Number:
1985.0441.0488
Accession number:
1985.0441
Catalog number:
1985.0441.0488
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Legendary Coins
Coins
Numismatics
United States Double Eagle
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_741884
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United States, 20 Dollars, 1849 (Pattern)

Mint:
U.S. Mint. Philadelphia  Search this
Obverse designer:
Longacre, James Barton  Search this
Reverse designer:
Longacre, James Barton  Search this
Physical Description:
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: .3 cm x 3.4 cm; 1/8 in x 1 11/32 in
Object Name:
coin
pattern coin
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1849
Related Publication:
Zoomable Image and Details
Glossary of Coins and Currency Terms
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/coins/glossary.cfm
Credit Line:
Transfer from the United States Mint
ID Number:
1986.0836.0064
Catalog number:
1986.0836.0064
Accession number:
1986.0836
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Legendary Coins
Coins
Numismatics
United States Double Eagle
Coins, Currency and Medals
Exhibition:
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1078282
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Report, "On Artists in the United States"

Collection Creator:
McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965  Search this
Container:
Box 51, Folder 47
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1951-1952
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Elizabeth McCausland papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Elizabeth McCausland papers, 1838-1995, bulk 1920-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Elizabeth McCausland papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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20 Dollars, United States, 1907 (Ultra High Relief Pattern)

Mint:
U.S. Mint. Philadelphia  Search this
Maker:
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus  Search this
Physical Description:
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: .4 cm x 3.4 cm; 5/32 in x 1 11/32 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1907
Related Publication:
Glossary of Coins and Currency Terms
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/coins/glossary.cfm
Credit Line:
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
ID Number:
NU.68.159.0376
Accession number:
283645
Catalog number:
68.159.0376
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
United States Double Eagle
Coins, Currency and Medals
Exhibition:
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1100219
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United States Navy [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Leyendecker, J. C. 1874-1951  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print color
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1911
Topic:
Figure group--Male  Search this
Architecture--Boat  Search this
Occupation--Military--Navy  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001409
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_139259

The United States

Artist:
Utagawa Yoshikazu (active ca. 1850-1870)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 34.9 x 24 cm (13 3/4 x 9 7/16 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1862
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
horse  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
dog  Search this
foreigner  Search this
Japan  Search this
United States  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
American  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. William Leonhart
Accession Number:
S1998.81
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
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_S1998.81

66-9: Ten Negro Artists from the United States

Collection Creator:
American Federation of Arts  Search this
Container:
Box 65, Folder 27
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1965-1967
Collection Restrictions:
Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The American Federation of Arts records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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American Federation of Arts records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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66-9: Ten Negro Artists from the United States

Collection Creator:
American Federation of Arts  Search this
Container:
Box 65, Folder 28
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1965-1967
Collection Restrictions:
Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The American Federation of Arts records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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American Federation of Arts records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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66-9: Ten Negro Artists from the United States

Collection Creator:
American Federation of Arts  Search this
Container:
Box 65, Folder 29
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1965-1967
Collection Restrictions:
Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The American Federation of Arts records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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American Federation of Arts records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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The United States Capitol

Artist:
Joseph C. Claghorn, born Philadelphia, PA 1869-died Bethesda, MD 1947  Search this
Medium:
drypoint on paper
Dimensions:
plate: 5 3/8 x 7 1/4 in. (13.7 x 18.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1930-1939
Topic:
Cityscape\District of Columbia\Washington  Search this
Cityscape\weather\snow  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\U. S. Capitol  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\capitol  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Constance Claghorn
Object number:
1971.93
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1971.93

A Report on Artists in the United States

Collection Creator:
McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965  Search this
Container:
Box 27, Folder 41
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1951
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Elizabeth McCausland papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Elizabeth McCausland papers, 1838-1995, bulk 1920-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Elizabeth McCausland papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-mccaeliz-ref1020

United States Army Insignia

Artist:
Anthony de Francisci, born Palermo, Italy 1887-died New York City 1964  Search this
Medium:
white metal
Dimensions:
1 x 1 1/8 in. (2.5 x 3.0 cm)
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
ca. 1922
Topic:
Animal\bird\eagle  Search this
Object\weapon\bow and arrow  Search this
Emblem\military insignia  Search this
Object\weapon\axe  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci
Object number:
1966.51.84
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.51.84

United States Legation, Guatemala

Artist:
Eadweard Muybridge, born Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1830-died Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1904  Search this
Publisher:
Eadweard Muybridge, born Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1830-died Kingston-upon-Thames, England 1904  Search this
Commissioner:
Pacific Mail Steamship Company  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
image: 5 1/4 x 9 in. (13.3 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1875, published 1877
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\cart  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
Cityscape\Guatemala  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\U. S. Legation  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Jeffrey A. Lichtenberg in honor of his parents Laura and Harold Lichtenberg
Object number:
1999.97.28
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1999.97.28

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Reed Altemus, Darlene Altschul, Lewis and Janet Baer, C. Mehrl Bennett, John Bennett, Jeff Berner, Gary Bibb, buZ blurr, and Guido Bondioli. Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 3 and OV 14.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The John Held papers relating to mail art are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1973-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Silvia Soares and Daniel Charles Boyer, Anne Braunschweig, Mitsuko Brooks, Keith Buchholz, Dan Buck, and Charlton Burch. Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 3 and Box 11.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The John Held papers relating to mail art are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1973-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref825

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Richard C., Karen Chew, Cosmo, and Creative Thing
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The John Held papers relating to mail art are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1973-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref826

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 18
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Steve Dalachinsky, Mike Dickau, laura Dunkin-Hubby, Mike Dyar, Arturo Fallico, Sam Nortan Francis, Jennie Hinchcliff, and Honoria. Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 3.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The John Held papers relating to mail art are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1973-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref827

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Connie Jean, Richard Kurtz, Liketelevisionsnow
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The John Held papers relating to mail art are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1973-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref828

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 20
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Russell Manning, Dan Max, Jimmy McCullough, Kathleen McHugh, Rita McNamara, Emma Newell, Bob Ray, Monica Rex, and Carmela Rizzuto. Oversized material housed in Box 11.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The John Held papers relating to mail art are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1973-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref829

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Carol Stetser and Liana Swink. Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 3.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The John Held papers relating to mail art are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1973-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref830

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