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Virginia Herald Vol. XVIII No. 1386

Published by:
The Virginia Herald, American, 1787 - 1876  Search this
Medium:
ink on newsprint
Dimensions:
H x W (page): 17 x 10 1/2 in. (43.2 x 26.7 cm)
Type:
newspapers
Date:
November 30, 1804
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Self-liberation  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2011.51.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fa9e35de-2abf-41ef-8dd5-f581d4363293
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.51.1
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Deed of sale including 237 enslaved persons in transaction

Written by:
Moulton and Rushton, British  Search this
Signed by:
Robert Smith,1st Baron Carrington, British, 1752 - 1838  Search this
René Payne, British  Search this
Samuel Smith, British, 1754 - 1834  Search this
George Smith, British, 1765 - 1836  Search this
John Smith, British, 1767 - 1842  Search this
Medium:
ink on vellum, wax
Dimensions:
H x W (page 1): 22 7/16 × 27 15/16 in. (57 × 71 cm)
H x W (page 2): 21 7/8 × 27 15/16 in. (55.5 × 71 cm)
H x W (page 3): 22 1/4 × 27 7/8 in. (56.5 × 70.8 cm)
H x W (page 4): 22 7/16 × 27 15/16 in. (57 × 71 cm)
H x W (page 5): 22 7/16 × 27 15/16 in. (57 × 71 cm)
H x W (page 6): 22 1/4 × 27 15/16 in. (56.5 × 71 cm)
H x W (page 7): 22 1/4 × 27 3/4 in. (56.5 × 70.5 cm)
Type:
deeds
indentures
Place made:
London, England, Europe
Place used:
Saint Catherine, Jamaica, Caribbean, North and Central America
Date:
August 20, 1798
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.317a-g
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5676b0d0e-dd96-4861-809e-e3616eb9ee93
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.317a-g
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A method of reaching extreme altitudes [manuscript], approximately 1919 / R.H. Goddard

Author:
Goddard, Robert Hutchings 1882-1945  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Former owner:
National Air Museum (U.S.) Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (iv, 80 leaves, [15] leaves of plates) : ill., ports. ; 29 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1919
Topic:
Rockets (Aeronautics)  Search this
Rockets (Aeronautics)--Fuel  Search this
Rockets (Aeronautics)--Nozzles  Search this
Rocketry--Research  Search this
Atmosphere, Upper  Search this
Call number:
TL782 .G63 1919
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_918318
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Letters patent, 1796 Dec. 23; Philadelphia, for Thomas Passmore

Author:
United States President (1789-1797 : Washington)  Search this
Passmore, Thomas  Search this
Washington, George 1732-1799  Search this
Pickering, Timothy 1745-1829  Search this
United States Department of State  Search this
Physical description:
1 item (1 p.) : parchment ; 37 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
United States
Date:
1796
Topic:
Boilers  Search this
Patents  Search this
Call number:
MSS1634 A
MSS 1634 A
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_392469

James W.W. Gordon Automatic Vaccinating Instrument Patent Model

Physical Description:
steel; brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 1.27 cm x 6.0325 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
vaccinator, patent model
biological
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Catonsville
Date made:
1857
Patent date:
1857-01-27
ID Number:
MG.M-04297
Catalog number:
M-04297
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
16,478
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
The Antibody Initiative
Health & Medicine
Antibody Initiative: Smallpox
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-8b63-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452572
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Letters Patent

Object Name:
Print
ID Number:
GA.04214.40
Catalog number:
04214.40
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-3ece-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_822125

Spoon Holder

Maker:
Meriden Britannia Company  Search this
Physical Description:
silver plate (overall material)
electroplate (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/8 in x 7 1/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 18.0975 cm x 8.5725 cm
Object Name:
holder, spoon
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Meriden
Place owned; place used:
United States: New England
Date made:
ca 1870
Date made:
DELETE
Patent date:
1870-07-19
Subject:
Beverages  Search this
Coffee Drinking  Search this
Tea Drinking  Search this
Patent Medicine  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of The Misses Long
ID Number:
DL.59.2287
Catalog number:
59.2287
Accession number:
113420
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4560-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_300953
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letters patent

Object Name:
Letters Patent
Object Type:
letters patent
ID Number:
AG.MHI-M-9726
Catalog number:
MHI-M-9726
Accession number:
298026
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Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-dbc8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_871721

letters patent, purifying and extracting machinery, metals

Measurements:
overall - rolled: 14 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; x 37.465 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
Letters Patent, Purifying and Extracting Machinery, Metals
Credit Line:
David Singman
ID Number:
AG.MHI-MI-1087
Catalog number:
MHI-MI-1087
Accession number:
321769
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Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-e6f5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_872460

Letter of Patent for Fire Engine, issued to Jacob Perkins and Allan Pollack

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 9/16 in x 25 in; 39.52875 cm x 63.5 cm
Object Name:
letters patent
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1812
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.1902
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.1902
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-56f0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1399491

The United States Of America, Commissioner of Patents, Letters Patent

Physical Description:
white; red; blue; black (overall color)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 8 in; 30.48 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
Certificate
Date made:
1966-11-22
Credit Line:
Martin A. Coyle, Jr.
ID Number:
2001.0250.06
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Political and Military History: Political History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-119b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_875165

Cordless Electric Iron

Maker:
Eureka  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
cloth (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 7/8 in x 4 3/4 in x 10 3/8 in; 14.9225 cm x 12.065 cm x 26.3525 cm
Object Name:
flatiron, electric
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Date made:
ca 1946
Subject:
appliances  Search this
Daily Life  Search this
electricity  Search this
Household Tools and Equipment  Search this
Laundry  Search this
Patented  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of The Hoover Company
ID Number:
1991.0835.09
Catalog number:
1991.0835.09
Accession number:
1991.0835
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4c60-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1097258
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Concertina

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall in case: 7 3/8 in x 6 5/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 18.7325 cm x 16.8275 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
Concertina
ID Number:
1990.0539.46
Catalog number:
1990.0539.46
Accession number:
1990.0539
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-d434-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1145284
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Mouth Organ

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/8 in x 3 1/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 7.9375 cm x 7.3025 cm
Object Name:
Symphonium
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
1990.0539.47
Catalog number:
1990.0539.47
Accession number:
1990.0539
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-d435-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1145285
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Inventor's Copy of Letters Patent for Carterfone, US Patent 3100818

Maker:
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 8 in x 1/16 in; 27.94 cm x 20.32 cm x .15875 cm
Object Name:
patent document
Date made:
1963
Credit Line:
from Thomas F. Carter
ID Number:
1989.0504.04
Accession number:
1989.0504
Catalog number:
1989.0504.04
Patent number:
3100818
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Communications
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-bd39-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1292451

Coffeepot

Maker:
Meriden Britannia Company  Search this
Physical Description:
silver plate (overall material)
horn (insulators material)
electroplated (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 9 3/4 in x 10 in x 5 3/8 in; 24.765 cm x 25.4 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
coffeepot
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Meriden
Date made:
1871
Patent date:
1870-07-19
Subject:
Beverages  Search this
Coffee Drinking  Search this
Tea Drinking  Search this
Patented  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Insilco Corporation
ID Number:
1984.0424.13
Accession number:
1984.0424
Catalog number:
1984.0424.13
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-e27a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_322827
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Teapot

Maker:
Meriden Britannia Company  Search this
Physical Description:
silver plate (overall material)
horn (insulators material)
electroplated (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 10 1/4 in x 5 3/8 in; 22.86 cm x 26.035 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
teapot
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Meriden
Date made:
1871
Patent date:
1870-07-19
Subject:
Beverages  Search this
Coffee Drinking  Search this
Tea Drinking  Search this
Patented  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Insilco Corporation
ID Number:
1984.0424.14
Accession number:
1984.0424
Catalog number:
1984.0424.14
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-f6a4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_322828
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Spoon Holder

Maker:
Meriden Britannia Company  Search this
Physical Description:
silver plate (overall material)
electroplated (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/4 in x 7 in x 3 5/8 in; 17.145 cm x 17.78 cm x 9.2075 cm
Object Name:
holder, spoon
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Meriden
Date made:
1871
Patent date:
1870-07-19
Subject:
Beverages  Search this
Coffee Drinking  Search this
Tea Drinking  Search this
Patented  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Insilco Corporation
ID Number:
1984.0424.15
Accession number:
1984.0424
Catalog number:
1984.0424.15
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-f6a5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_322829
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Creamer

Maker:
Meriden Britannia Company  Search this
Physical Description:
silver plate (overall material)
electroplated (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/8 in x 6 3/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 13.6525 cm x 16.1925 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
creamer
coffee and tea service, part of
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Meriden
Date made:
1871
Patent date:
1870-07-19
Subject:
Beverages  Search this
Coffee Drinking  Search this
Tea Drinking  Search this
Patented  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Insilco Corporation
ID Number:
1984.0424.16
Accession number:
1984.0424
Catalog number:
1984.0424.16
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-f74a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_322830
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Sugar Bowl

Maker:
Meriden Britannia Company  Search this
Physical Description:
silver plate (overall material)
electroplated (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 8 1/4 in x 4 3/4 in; 15.875 cm x 20.955 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
bowl, sugar
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Meriden
Date made:
1871
Patent date:
1870-07-19
Subject:
Beverages  Search this
Coffee Drinking  Search this
Tea Drinking  Search this
Patented  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Insilco Corporation
ID Number:
1984.0424.17
Accession number:
1984.0424
Catalog number:
1984.0424.17
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6120-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_322831
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