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Widdifield & Co. Set of Drawing Instruments

Maker:
Widdifield & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
german silver (overall material)
steel (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 cm x 19.7 cm x 13 cm; 1 9/16 in x 7 3/4 in x 5 1/8 in
Object Name:
drawing instruments, set of
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1838-1868
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of James H. Eames
ID Number:
MA.335300
Accession number:
317888
Catalog number:
335300
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Drawing Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1122155
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Daguerreotype of a carpenter holding a folding rule

Measurements:
overall: 3 1/4 in x 3 3/4 in; 8.255 cm x 9.525 cm
Object Name:
daguerreotype
Date made:
ca 1845
Subject:
Men  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Occupation, general  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
2003.0215.04
Accession number:
2003.0215
Catalog number:
2003.0215.04
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1276495

John C. Breckinridge Campaign Badge

Depicted:
Breckinridge, John C.  Search this
Lane, Joseph  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.5 cm; in
Object Name:
medal, political
Related event:
Presidential Campaign of 1860  Search this
ID Number:
1981.0296.1090
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1090
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1379921
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Abraham Lincoln Campaign Badge

Depicted:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 4.5 cm x 4.7 cm; 1 3/4 in x 1 7/8 in
Object Name:
medal, political
Related event:
Presidential Campaign of 1864  Search this
ID Number:
1981.0296.1107
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1107
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1379943
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Stephen A. Douglas Campaign Badge

Depicted:
Douglas, Stephen A.  Search this
Johnson, Herschel V.  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.5 cm; in
Object Name:
medal, political
Related event:
Presidential Campaign of 1860  Search this
ID Number:
1981.0296.1110
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1110
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1379948
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Grand Army of the Republic Membership Medal

Referenced:
Grand Army of the Republic  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1.8 cm; 11/16 in
Object Name:
medal, political
ID Number:
1981.0296.1135
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1135
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382128
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Worcester Street Railway Company Token

Referenced:
Worcester Street Railway Co.  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1.65 cm; 5/8 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1469
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1469
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382472
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Worcester Street Railway Company Token

Referenced:
Worcester Street Railway Co.  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1.65 cm; 5/8 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1470
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1470
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382474
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Union Street Railway Company Token

Referenced:
Union Street Railway Company  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2.15 cm; 7/8 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1586
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1586
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382617
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George Washington Civil War Token

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1.9 cm; 3/4 in
Object Name:
token
ID Number:
1981.0296.1599
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1599
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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_1382631
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Jane Loucks' Medal

Maker:
Lovett, George Hampden  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in; 6.35 cm
Object Name:
medal
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Crystal Palmer
ID Number:
TE.T11106
Catalog number:
T11106
Accession number:
238291
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Embroidered Pictures
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_649034
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Daguerreotype of John Quincy Adams

Associated person:
Adams, John Quincy  Search this
Physical Description:
daguerreotype (?? production method/technique)
wood, metal (frame material)
Object Name:
Photograph
Credit Line:
Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia
ID Number:
PL.277275.35
Catalog number:
277275.35
Accession number:
277275
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Exhibition:
We the People
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_529592
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Portrait of unidentified man

Photographer:
Constable, William  Search this
Maker:
Constable, William  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall:;
Object Name:
daguerreotype
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Brighton
Date made:
ca. 1840s
ID Number:
PG.71.22.045
Catalog number:
71.22.045
Accession number:
299134
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_554886

Exhibition Records, 1971-2010

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Curatorial Office  Search this
Subject:
Foresta, Merry A  Search this
Jurovics, Toby  Search this
Moser, Joann  Search this
Mecklenburg, Virginia M (Virginia McCord) 1946-  Search this
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.)  Search this
Renwick Gallery  Search this
National Museum of American Art (U.S.) Curatorial Office  Search this
Abbott Thayer: The Nature of Art (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
African-American Art: Recent Acquisitions (Exhibition) (1999-2000: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
America's Smithsonian (Traveling exhibition) (1995-1998)  Search this
American Impressionism: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (Traveling exhibition) (1999-2002)  Search this
American Impressions: Masterworks from American Art Forum Collections (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
American Kaleidoscope: Themes and Perspectives in Recent Art (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
American Modernism and Abstraction (Traveling exhibition)  Search this
Arte Latino: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (Traveling exhibition) (2000-2003)  Search this
Calico and Chintz: Antique Quilts from the Collection of Patricia S. Smith (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Chaim Gross Sculpture (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Chicano Art: Resistance and Affirmation, 1965-1985 (Exhibition) (1992: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Colonial Art from Puerto Rico: Selections from the Gift of Teodoro Vidal (Exhibition) (1997-1998: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Color of Abstraction (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Contemporary Folk Art: Treasures for the Smithsonian American Art Museum (Traveling exhibition) (2000-2002)  Search this
Contemporary Printmaking: Collaborative Prints and Presses (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Eadweard Muybridge and Contemporary American Photography (Exhibition) (1991: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Earl Cunningham's America (Exhibition) (2007: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Elihu Vedder's Drawings from the Rubaiyat (Exhibition) (1995-1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Exposed and Developed: Photography Sponsored by the NEA (Exhibition) (1984: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Framing the West: The Survey Photographs of Timothy H. O'Sullivan (Exhibition) (2010: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Free Within Ourselves: African American Art from the National Museum of American Art (Exhibition) (1994-1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
George Catlin and His Indian Gallery (Exhibition) (2002-2003: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
George Catlin's Indian Gallery (Exhibition) (1997-1998: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Gilded Age Watercolors and Pastels from the Collection (Exhibition) (1995-1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Graphic Masters: Highlights from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (Traveling exhibition) (2003-2004)  Search this
Homecoming: William H. Johnson and Afro-America, 1938-1946 (Exhibition) (1991-1992: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Jesse Treviño: New York, Vietnam, San Antonio (Exhibition) (1994-1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Jewels and Gems (Exhibition) (2003-2004: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Jim Nutt (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Light Screens: The Leaded Glass of Frank Lloyd Wright (Exhibition) (2003: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Lure of the West: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (Traveling exhibition) (2000-2002)  Search this
Made in Chicago: The Koffler Collection (Exhibition) (2012-2012: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Man on Fire: Luis Jimenez (Exhibition) (1994-1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Marriage in Form: Kay Sekimachi and Bob Stocksdale (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Masters of Their Craft: Highlights from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (Traveling exhibition) (2003-2004)  Search this
Metropolitan Lives: The Ashcan Artists and Their New York, 1896-1917 (Exhibition) (1995-1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Modernism and Abstraction: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (Traveling exhibition) (2000-2002)  Search this
Obata's Yosemite (Exhibition) (2008: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Posters American Style (Exhibition) (1998: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Presidential Scholars in Photography, Visual Arts and Writing (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Presidential Scholars in Photography, Visual Arts and Writing (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Presidential Scholars in the Visual Arts (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Recent Acquisitions On Paper (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Recent Acquisitions: Contemporary Prints (Exhibition) (1998-1999: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Revisiting the White City: American Art at the 1893 World's Fair (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Rick Dillingham, 1952-1994: A Retrospective (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Saul Steinberg: Illuminations (Exhibition) (2007: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scenes of American Life: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (Traveling exhibition) (2000-2002)  Search this
Secrets of the Dark Chamber: The Art of the American Daguerreotype (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Singular Impressions: The Monotype in America (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Star-Spangled Presidents: Portraits by Liza Lou (Exhibition) (2000-2001: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Bard Brothers: Painting America Under Steam and Sail (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Furniture of Sam Maloof (Exhibition) (2001-2002: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Jewelry of Robert Ebendorf: A Retrospective of 40 Years (Exhibition) (2003-2004: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The Paintings of Charles Burchfield (Exhibition) (1997-1998: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
The White House Collection of American Crafts (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Thomas Cole: Landscape into History (Exhibition) (1994: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Thomas Wilmer Dewing: Beauty Reconfigured (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Time Out! Sports in Art (Exhibition) (1997-1998: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Watercolors Between the World Wars: Selections from the Collection (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Wood Turning since 1930 (Exhibition) (2002: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Young America: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (Traveling exhibition) (2000-2002)  Search this
Physical description:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Compact discs
Electronic records
Floor plans
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Videotapes
Date:
1971
1971-2010
Topic:
Art museum curators  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 12-612
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2026; Transferring office; 01/08/2007 memorandum, Toda to Earle; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Exhibition Records 1938-2015 [Smithsonian American Art Museum Curatorial Office]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_361832

Negative Log Book Number 3, (72-1 to 72-11410)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Date:
1972
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB03]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367100
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Negative Log Book Number 4, (73-1 to 73-13598)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1973
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB04]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367101
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Negative Log Book Number 8, (76-1 to 76-19384)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1976
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB08]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367105
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Negative Log Book Number 9, (77-1 to 77-13865)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1977
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB09]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367106
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Negative Log Book Number 10, (77-13866 to 78-16862)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1977
1977-1978
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB10]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367107
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Negative Log Book Number 12, (79-13778 to 80-20260)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1979
1979-1980
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB12]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367109
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