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TV Commercials

Artist:
Gerald Scarfe, born 1936  Search this
Medium:
Mixed media
Dimensions:
78.7cm x 81.3cm x 94cm (31" x 32" x 37"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1968
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.78.TC863
Restrictions & Rights:
© Gerald Scarfe
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
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Commercial Trochus, Commercial Top Shell, Commercial Trochus, Commercial Top Shell

Discipline:
Invertebrate Zoology  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific Ocean  Search this
Region:
Pacific Ocean Region  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Indo-Pacific, Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
1975
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Mollusca, Gastropoda, Vetigastropoda, Archaeogastropoda, Tegulidae
Scientific Name:
Tectus niloticus
USNM Number:
NC34243
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Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10009949
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Commercial Trochus, Commercial Top Shell, Commercial Trochus, Commercial Top Shell

Discipline:
Invertebrate Zoology  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific Ocean  Search this
Region:
Oceania Region (NZ, Australia, Samoa, Fiji, Micronesia, Melanesia)  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Pacific Ocean, Palau
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Mollusca, Gastropoda, Vetigastropoda, Archaeogastropoda, Tegulidae
Scientific Name:
Tectus niloticus
USNM Number:
NC31665
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Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
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edanmdm:nmnheducation_10008427
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Correspondence, Associação Commercial de Lisboa

Collection Creator:
Read, A. C. (Albert Cushing), 1887-1967  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
June 3, 1919
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:
Admiral Albert C. Read, USN (Curtiss NC-4) Collection, Acc. XXXX.0391, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Admiral Albert C. Read, USN (Curtiss NC-4) Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-0391-ref512
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Commercial Sponge

Discipline:
Invertebrate Zoology  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea  Search this
Region:
Atlantic Ocean Region  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Porifera, Demospongiae, Dictyoceratida, Spongiidae
Scientific Name:
Spongia officinalis
USNM Number:
NC33227-DSP
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edanmdm:nmnheducation_10009306
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Commercial Sponge

Discipline:
Invertebrate Zoology  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea  Search this
Region:
Atlantic Ocean Region  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Porifera, Demospongiae, Dictyoceratida, Spongiidae
Scientific Name:
Spongia officinalis
USNM Number:
NC33228
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edanmdm:nmnheducation_10009307
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The Most Successful Food Commercials

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 29 Jan 2010 17:06:28 +0000
Topic:
Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_81a3b7c72c02817892eaf8ac3b3bdc44

Bobcat television commercials (brochure), undated

Collection Creator:
Nelson, Scott  Search this
Bobcat Company  Search this
Container:
Box 101, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

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

Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire. Do not use original materials when available on reference video, DVD, or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions. The Archives Center does not own rights to these photographs. All requests for permission to use these photographs for non-museum purposes must be addressed directly to the Bobcat Company. 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:
Bobcat Company Records, 1940s-2009, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Bobcat Company Records
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1129-ref2157

Commercials 1 of 3; A-G

Collection Creator:
Hays, Lee, 1914-1981  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 55
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Undated, 1958, 1963
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at (202) 633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

This collection has been digitized and a majority of its content has been made available online for research and educational purposes. Online access to select materials is not available due to privacy or rights concerns.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.

Restrictions may apply concerning the use, duplication, or publication of items in these collections. Consult the archivists for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Lee Hays papers, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.HAYS, File Hays_03_03_055
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Lee Hays papers
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-hays-ref263

Commercials 3 of 3; P-Z, Misc.

Collection Creator:
Hays, Lee, 1914-1981  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 57
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Undated, 1958-1960, 1962, 1963, 1965
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at (202) 633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

This collection has been digitized and a majority of its content has been made available online for research and educational purposes. Online access to select materials is not available due to privacy or rights concerns.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.

Restrictions may apply concerning the use, duplication, or publication of items in these collections. Consult the archivists for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Lee Hays papers, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.HAYS, File Hays_03_03_057
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Lee Hays papers
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-hays-ref265

Commercials 2 of 3; H-O

Collection Creator:
Hays, Lee, 1914-1981  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 56
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Undated, 1959, 1961
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at (202) 633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.

This collection has been digitized and a majority of its content has been made available online for research and educational purposes. Online access to select materials is not available due to privacy or rights concerns.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.

Restrictions may apply concerning the use, duplication, or publication of items in these collections. Consult the archivists for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Lee Hays papers, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.HAYS, File Hays_03_03_056
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Lee Hays papers
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-hays-ref264

John Thomas Collection of TV Commercials

Donor:
Thomas, John E.  Search this
Extent:
11 Cubic feet (11 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Motion pictures (visual works)
Commercials
Date:
1960s-1970s
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of approximately 1,700 television commercials on 16mm film, for products including cars and trucks; food and beverages, including snack foods, convenience foods and soft drinks; cleaning products; pet food; clothing; candy; tobacco products; airlines; toiletries; household products and other things.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical / Historical:
A retired teacher of English and Media Studies, Thomas amassed his collection by asking local television stations to save the commercials for him as they prepared to discard them. He also purchased some commercials and public service announcements (PSAs).
Provenance:
John E. Thomas
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research and access on site by appointment.
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.
Topic:
advertising  Search this
Advertising, Public service  Search this
Television advertising  Search this
Television  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Genre/Form:
Motion pictures (visual works) -- 20th century
Commercials
Citation:
John Thomas Collection of TV Commercials, ca. 1960s-1970s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1324
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John Thomas Collection of TV Commercials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1324

1 Yuan, National Commercial Bank Ltd., Shanghai, China, 1923

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8.1 cm x 14.55 cm x .01 cm; 3 3/16 in x 5 23/32 in x in
Object Name:
note
Place made:
China: Shanghai, Shanghai
Date made:
1923
Credit Line:
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
ID Number:
NU.73.175.1318
Catalog number:
73.175.1318
Accession number:
310543
Serial number:
B617036
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Chinese Banknotes
NNC Chinese Bank Notes
Chinese Paper Money
NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_02
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1877177
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1 Dollar, National Commercial Bank Ltd., Shanghai, China, 1907

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6.9 cm x 12.2 cm x .01 cm; 2 23/32 in x 4 13/16 in x in
Object Name:
note
Place made:
China: Shanghai, Shanghai
Date made:
1907
Credit Line:
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
ID Number:
NU.73.175.1310
Catalog number:
73.175.1310
Accession number:
310543
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Chinese Banknotes
NNC Chinese Bank Notes
Chinese Paper Money
NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_02
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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10 Dollar, National Commercial Bank Ltd., Shanghai, China, 1907

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.5 cm x 16.5 cm x .01 cm; 2 15/16 in x 6 1/2 in x in
Object Name:
note
Place made:
China: Shanghai, Shanghai
Date made:
1907
Credit Line:
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
ID Number:
NU.73.175.1315
Catalog number:
73.175.1315
Accession number:
310543
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Chinese Banknotes
NNC Chinese Bank Notes
Chinese Paper Money
NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_02
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1877174
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Vince's Left leg from Crash Test Dummy Commercials

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
molded resin (overall material)
manmade shoe material (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 in x 13 in x 4 in; 60.96 cm x 33.02 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
costume part
ID Number:
2011.0088.26
Accession number:
2011.0088
Catalog number:
2011.0088.26
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
American Enterprise
Transportation
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1449035

Larry's Right Arm from Crash Test Dummy Commercials

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
plastic foam (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 in x 16 in x 22 in; 55.88 cm x 40.64 cm x 55.88 cm
Object Name:
costume part
ID Number:
2011.0088.25
Accession number:
2011.0088
Catalog number:
2011.0088.25
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
American Enterprise
Transportation
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1449037

Meta Superbowl Commercials Just Got a Lot More Meta

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 25 Jan 2013 19:41:48 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_cf9ccc250ed3377a95c26049b6cbf008

Addy Award for Vince and Larry Crash Dummy Commercials, 1985

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in x 12 in; 1.27 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
plate
Date made:
1985
Credit Line:
Gift of Joel Machak
ID Number:
2010.0111.02
Catalog number:
2010.0111.02
Accession number:
2010.0111
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
American Enterprise
Transportation
Road Transportation
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1420387

1 Dollar, National Commercial Bank Ltd., Hubei, China, 1907

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 cm x 12.4 cm x .01 cm; 2 3/4 in x 4 7/8 in x in
Object Name:
note
Place made:
China: Hubei
Date made:
1907
Credit Line:
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Leigh
ID Number:
NU.71.348.514
Catalog number:
71.348.514
Accession number:
298051
Serial number:
008250
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Chinese Banknotes
NNC Chinese Bank Notes
Chinese Paper Money
NNC_Transcription_Center_Chinese_Banknote_02
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1877166
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