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Spool, Late 20th Century

Measurements:
overall: 4 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in; x 12.065 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
spool
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
State of California. Department of Industrial Relations. Division of Labor Standards Enforcement
ID Number:
1996.0292.26
Accession number:
1996.0292
Catalog number:
1996.0292.26
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National Museum of American History
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Spool, Late 20th Century

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; x 12.065 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
spool
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
State of California. Department of Industrial Relations. Division of Labor Standards Enforcement
ID Number:
1996.0292.04
Accession number:
1996.0292
Catalog number:
1996.0292.04
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TIPP Cap, Late 20th Century

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
plastic (part: strap material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 10 3/8 in x 8 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 26.3525 cm x 20.955 cm
Object Name:
baseball cap
Place used:
United States
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Labor
ID Number:
1997.0279.01
Catalog number:
1997.0279.01
Accession number:
1997.0279
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edanmdm:nmah_1431818

Rubbernaid Clipboard, United States, Late 20th Century

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 1/8 in x 10 in x 1 5/8 in; 35.8775 cm x 25.4 cm x 4.1275 cm
Object Name:
clipboard
Place made:
United States
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Labor
ID Number:
1997.0279.04
Catalog number:
1997.0279.04
Accession number:
1997.0279
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edanmdm:nmah_1431808

Thai fortifying tablets, Thailand, Late 20th Century

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
cardboard (wrapper material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 3 in x 1 3/8 in; 2.54 cm x 7.62 cm x 3.4925 cm
Object Name:
Fortifying Tablets
Place made:
Thailand
Associated Place:
United States: California, Los Angeles
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Justice. Immigration and Naturalization Service
ID Number:
1997.0268.21
Accession number:
1997.0268
Catalog number:
1997.0268.21
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:nmah_880957

Colgate Toothpaste, United States, Late 20th Century

Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in x 9 in x 2 in; 4.445 cm x 22.86 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
Toothpaste
Place made:
United States
Associated Place:
United States: California, Los Angeles
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Justice. Immigration and Naturalization Service
ID Number:
1997.0268.17
Accession number:
1997.0268
Catalog number:
1997.0268.17
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Indenture Agreement Contract, Late 20th Century

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 x 8.5;
Object Name:
Contract
Place made:
Thailand: Krung Thep
Associated Place:
United States: California, Los Angeles
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
late 20th century
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Justice. Immigration and Naturalization Service
ID Number:
1997.0268.15
Accession number:
1997.0268
Catalog number:
1997.0268.15
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Department of Labor Jacket, United States, Late 20th Century

Physical Description:
nylon (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30 3/4 in x 21 3/4 in; 78.105 cm x 55.245 cm
Object Name:
jacket
Place made:
United States
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Labor
ID Number:
1997.0279.02
Catalog number:
1997.0279.02
Accession number:
1997.0279
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edanmdm:nmah_1431819

Administrator Labor Commissioner ID Badge, United States, Late 20th Century

Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
plastic (part: material)
metal (part: material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 x 4.5 x 3.375;
Object Name:
badge
Associated Place:
United States: California, San Francisco
United States: California, San Francisco
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
State of California, Department of Industrial Relations, Division of Labor Standards Enforcement
ID Number:
1997.3113.01
Nonaccession number:
1997.3113
Catalog number:
1997.3113.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_880647

Bag of Mung Beans, Thailand, Late 20th Century

Physical Description:
plastic (wrapper material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 3/8 in x 5 3/8 in x 1 in; 18.7325 cm x 13.6525 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
Mung Beans, Bag Of
mung beans
Place made:
Thailand
Associated Place:
United States: California, Los Angeles
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Justice. Immigration and Naturalization Service
ID Number:
1997.0268.18
Accession number:
1997.0268
Catalog number:
1997.0268.18
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National Museum of American History
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Dial Soap Bar, United States, Late 20th Century

Physical Description:
paper (wrapper material)
soap (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 3 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 3.175 cm x 9.525 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Soap
Place made:
United States
Associated Place:
United States: California, Los Angeles
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Justice. Immigration and Naturalization Service
ID Number:
1997.0268.19
Accession number:
1997.0268
Catalog number:
1997.0268.19
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_880955

American Thread Company Spool, United States, Late 20th Century

Maker:
American Thread Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; x 11.43 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
spool
Place made:
United States
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
State of California. Department of Industrial Relations. Division of Labor Standards Enforcement
ID Number:
1996.0292.01
Accession number:
1996.0292
Catalog number:
1996.0292.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1431938

Dolphin Trimming Fabric, Miami, United States, Late 20th Century

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
cotton; polyester (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 18 3/4 in x 3 7/8 in; 5.08 cm x 47.625 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
trimming fabric
Place made:
United States: Florida, Miami Lakes
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
State of California. Department of Industrial Relations. Division of Labor Standards Enforcement
ID Number:
1996.0292.06
Accession number:
1996.0292
Catalog number:
1996.0292.06
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Many Voices, One Nation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1431940

INS Anti Smuggling, Coyote Busters T-Shirt, United States, Late 20th Century

Physical Description:
fabric; ; cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30 1/4 in x 20 3/8 in; 76.835 cm x 51.7525 cm
Object Name:
T-Shirt
Place made:
United States
Mexico
Associated Place:
United States: California, Los Angeles
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Justice. Immigration and Naturalization Service
ID Number:
1997.0268.23
Accession number:
1997.0268
Catalog number:
1997.0268.23
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_880959

Oil Painting of Cargo & Passenger Ship HIBUERAS, Early 20th Century

Physical Description:
wood (frame material)
Measurements:
frame: 7 1/2 in x 10 9/16 in x 3/4 in; 19.05 cm x 26.82875 cm x 1.905 cm
painting: 6 in x 9 in; 15.24 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
painting
Date made:
early 20th century
ID Number:
2013.0039.001
Catalog number:
2013.0039.001
Accession number:
2013.0039
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Industry & Manufacturing
Art
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1440786
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Ya Khom Tra Bhi Ho (Pill Packet), Thailand, Late 20th Century

Measurements:
overall: 3 1/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 7.9375 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
Packet
Place made:
Thailand
Associated Place:
United States: California, Los Angeles
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
Late 20th Century
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Justice. Immigration and Naturalization Service
ID Number:
1997.0268.22
Accession number:
1997.0268
Catalog number:
1997.0268.22
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National Museum of American History
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Toy Steam Engine

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
wood (base material)
Measurements:
flywheel-from catalog card: 5 1/4 in; x 13.335 cm
boiler-from catalog card: 7 3/8 in x 2 3/4 in; x 18.7325 cm x 6.985 cm
overall-from catalog card: 14 in x 9 3/4 in x 9 in; 35.56 cm x 24.765 cm x 22.86 cm
overall: 14 in x 9 3/4 in x 8 5/8 in; 35.56 cm x 24.765 cm x 21.9075 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
steam engine and boiler, toy
Date made:
early 20th century
Related Publication:
Maass, Eleanor A.. Greville Bathe's "Theatre of Machines": The Evolution of a Scholar and His Collection
Credit Line:
Bequest of the Estate of Greville I. Bathe
ID Number:
MC.329014
Catalog number:
329014
Accession number:
278175
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847252
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Toy Steam Engine

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
wood (base material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/4 in x 9 3/4 in x 9 3/4 in; 38.735 cm x 24.765 cm x 24.765 cm
flywheel - from catalog card: 4 in; x 10.16 cm
boiler - from catalog card: 6 in x 2 5/8 in; x 15.24 cm x 6.6675 cm
overall - from catalog card: 15 in x 9 3/4 in x 9 3/4 in; 38.1 cm x 24.765 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
steam engine and boiler, toy
Date made:
early 20th century
Related Publication:
Maass, Eleanor A.. Greville Bathe's "Theatre of Machines": The Evolution of a Scholar and His Collection
Credit Line:
Bequest of the Estate of Greville I. Bathe
ID Number:
MC.329015
Catalog number:
329015
Accession number:
278175
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847253
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Toy Steam Engine

Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in; 24.13 cm x 7.3025 cm
overall: 9 7/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 25.0825 cm x 13.97 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
20th century
Related Publication:
Maass, Eleanor A.. Greville Bathe's "Theatre of Machines": The Evolution of a Scholar and His Collection
Credit Line:
Bequest of the Estate of Greville I. Bathe
ID Number:
MC.328936
Catalog number:
328936
Accession number:
278175
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847046

German Toy Steam Engine

Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 12 1/2 in; 35.56 cm x 31.75 cm
overall-engine: 9 3/4 in x 12 1/2 in x 5 7/8 in; 24.765 cm x 31.75 cm x 14.9225 cm
overall-smokestack: 7 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in; 19.05 cm x 4.1275 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
20th century
Related Publication:
Maass, Eleanor A.. Greville Bathe's "Theatre of Machines": The Evolution of a Scholar and His Collection
Credit Line:
Bequest of the Estate of Greville I. Bathe
ID Number:
MC.328935
Catalog number:
328935
Accession number:
278175
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847217

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