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Greek embroidery "Folk handicraft" purse; Denison House, Lowell, Mass. branch

Physical Description:
linen, silk? (overall material)
plain weave; embroidery, cross stitch (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 9 in; x 27.94 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
purse
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Lowell
Associated Place:
United States: Massachusetts, Lowell
Date made:
ca. 1917?
Subject:
Needlework  Search this
ID Number:
2013.0121.02
Accession number:
2013.0121
Catalog number:
2013.0121.02
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1442693
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A – E

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1866
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M843, Item 4.5.1.2
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Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of North Carolina Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
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Thomas Bayley Lawson, Paris, France letter to Benjamin Poore, Lowell, Mass.

Creator:
Lawson, Thomas Bayley, 1807-1888  Search this
Poore, Benjamin  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1845 Nov. 4
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6927
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Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6927
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Correspondence

Collection Creator:
La Flesche, Francis, 1857-1932  Search this
Fletcher, Alice C. (Alice Cunningham), 1838-1923  Search this
Container:
Box 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1918-1923
Scope and Contents:
Select itemized correspondence:

1918: Sheldon [?], A. E.; Jan. 19.

1918: Jenks, Gwynne & Co.; Jan. 29.

1918: Guthrie, William Norman; July.

1918: Farley, Edward; Aug. 27.

1918: Guthrie, William Norman; Dec. 23.

1919: Fewkes, J. Walter; Jan. 1.

1919: Guthrie, William Norman; Apr. 25, July 25, Sept. 19.

1919: Bradley, Nettie G.; Oct. 24.

1920: Parkhane-Grews Burner Co.; Feb. 28.

1920: Guthrie, William Norman; Apr. 6, ca. May.

1920: Columbia Trust Co.; Sept. 20.

1920: Guthrie, William Norman; n.d.

1921: Weatherly, Arthur; Mar. 28.

1921: Guthrie, William Norman; Apr.

1921: Weatherly, Arthur; May 6.

1921: Guthrie, W. N.; May 11, July 9, Aug. 26.

1921: Outlook Co.; Dec. 1.

1922: National Geographic Society; Feb. 8.

1922: Copete Consolidated Copper Co.; Mar. 28.

1922: Small, Maynard, & Co.; Boston; Apr. 1.

1922: Boston Insurance Co.; Apr. 22.

1922: Alexander, H. B.; July 9.

1923: United Verde Extension Mining Co.; Feb. 20, May 1.
Collection Restrictions:
The Alice Cunningham Fletcher and Francis La Flesche papers are open for research.

Access to the Alice Cunningham Fletcher and Francis La Flesche papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 4558 Alice Cunningham Fletcher and Francis La Flesche papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 4558 Alice Cunningham Fletcher and Francis La Flesche papers
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
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A – W

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1868
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M843, Item 4.5.1.5
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Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of North Carolina Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m843-ref48
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Hampton Classes 1871-1898

Created by:
Hampton University, American, founded 1868  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/4 x 6 in. (23.5 x 15.2 cm)
Type:
paperbacks
Place depicted:
Hampton, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1898
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.54.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.54.3
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F – M

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Nov. 1866–Feb. 1868
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M843, File 4.2.2
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Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of North Carolina Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
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Rosters

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Jan. 1867–Dec. 1868
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M843, File 13.2.2
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Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of North Carolina Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m843-ref93
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Vol. 3 (11)

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Aug. 1–Dec. 31, 1868
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M843, Subseries 1.6
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Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of North Carolina Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m843-ref8
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Unit Personnel Records - Davis, Benjamin O. 1206-A. [personnel orders relating to Davis]

Collection Creator:
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr., 1912-  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1942-1961
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:
Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. Collection, Acc. 1992.0023, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1992-0023-ref1775
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Vol. 2 (3)

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Nov. 1866–Feb. 1868
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M843, Subseries 3.5
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Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of North Carolina Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m843-ref24
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The Emporium of arts and sciences

Title:
Emporium of arts & sciences
Publisher:
Delaplaine, Joseph 1777-1824  Search this
Kimber & Richardson  Search this
Editor:
Cooper, Thomas 1759-1839  Search this
Coxe, John Redman 1773-1864  Search this
Engraver:
Tiebout, Cornelius 1777-1832  Search this
Former owner:
Middlesex Mechanic Association (Lowell, Mass.) DSI  Search this
Bureau of Railway Economics (Washington, D.C.) Library DSI  Search this
Aldine Club DSI  Search this
Physical description:
v. ; 23 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1812
1814
1812-
Topic:
Industrial arts  Search this
Technology  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_317880

Vol. 1 (7)

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
July 4, 1865–July 13, 1867
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M843, Subseries 1.4
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Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of North Carolina Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m843-ref6
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Decoration in wallpapers : exclusive ideas / United Wall Paper Stores, Merrimack Square, Lowell, Mass

Author:
Wilson, L. R  Search this
Subject:
L. R. Wilson Co  Search this
United Wall Paper Stores of America  Search this
Physical description:
[10] p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 18 x 115 cm. folded to 18 x 23 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
1914
19--?]
Topic:
Wallpaper  Search this
Call number:
NK3399 .D43 1914
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_533706

Vol. 2 (18)

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Sept. 27, 1866–July 24, 1868
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M843, Subseries 2.6
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Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of North Carolina Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-fb-m843-ref16
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Radio Smithsonian Programs: Lowell Mass Interviews Tape 2 [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Massachusetts Program 1988 Washington, D.C  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Massachusetts
Lowell (Mass.)
Date:
1988
Topic:
Radio programs  Search this
Local number:
FP-1988-CT-0770
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_312461

What when why

Author:
C.I. Hood & Co. (Lowell, Mass.)  Search this
Distributor:
W.G. Loud (Firm) DSI  Search this
Subject:
C.I. Hood & Co. (Lowell, Mass.)  Search this
Physical description:
16 p. : ill. ; 18 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
1887
[ca. 1887]
Topic:
Patent medicines  Search this
Etiquette  Search this
Sarsaparilla--Therapeutic use  Search this
Call number:
RM666.S2 C54 1887
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_768688

[wreath]

Photographer:
S. Towle, photographer, Lowell, [Mass.]  Search this
Extent:
1 Stereograph (b/w)
Container:
Box 4
Type:
Archival materials
Stereographs
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Topic:
wreath  Search this
floral arrangement  Search this
Lilies  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, Historic Gardens Stereograph Collection.
Identifier:
AAG.STR, Item STR059064
See more items in:
Historic gardens Stereograph collection
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Gardens
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aag-str-ref3306

Pawtucket Falls, Merrimack River, Lowell, Mass, (painting)

Painter:
Coggeshall, John I. 1857-1927  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1913
Topic:
Landscape--Massachusetts--Lowell  Search this
Landscape--River--Merrimack River  Search this
Landscape--Waterfall  Search this
Landscape--Panorama  Search this
Control number:
IAP 71772020
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_155497

Old Barn Near Lowell, Mass., (painting)

Painter:
Shapleigh, Frank Henry 1842-1906  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
New Bedford Free Library P.O. Box C-902 New Bedford Massachusetts 02741
Topic:
Landscape--Massachusetts--Lowell  Search this
Landscape--Farm  Search this
Architecture interior--Farm  Search this
Control number:
IAP 22140015
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_268175

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