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Jaipur Foot and Below Knee prosthesis

Designer:
Master Ram Chandra Sharma  Search this
Dr. P K Sethi  Search this
Manufacturer:
Bhagwan Mahavir Viklang Sahayata Samiti  Search this
Medium:
Micro-cellular rubber, cosmetic rubber compound, nylon cord rubber, trade rubber compound, cushion rubber compound, wooden keel with a connection bolt (foot); HDPE (high-density polyethylene) pipe and sheet, Jaipur foot, padeline sheet, leather straps (below-knee)
Type:
Exhibitions
Project
Object Name:
Project
Used in:
Jaipur, India
Afghanistan
Bangladesh
Dominican Republic
Honduras
Indonesia
Malawi
Nigeria
Nepal
Nairobi, Kenya
Panama
Philippines
Papua New Guinea
Rwanda
Somalia
Sudan
Trinidad
Vietnam
Zimbabwe
Date:
ca. 1968
Accession Number:
DO90.003
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Exhibitions Department
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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MoneyMaker Block Press

Designer:
Martin Fisher  Search this
Manufacturer:
KickStart International  Search this
Medium:
100% mild steel
Type:
Exhibitions
Project
Object Name:
Project
Made in:
Kenya
Used in:
Kenya
Democratic Republic of Congo
Malawi
Rwanda
Somalia
Sudan
Tanzania
Uganda
Zambia
Date:
1986
Accession Number:
DO90.008
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Solar Aid

Designer:
Godisa Technologies  Search this
Manufacturer:
Godisa Technologies  Search this
Medium:
UV-resistant ABS plastic, 680-ohm resistor, 10-kilo-ohm resistor, 100-ohm resistor, transistor, diode, LED, batteries, solar panel, rubber, screws
Type:
Exhibitions
Project
Object Name:
Project
Made in:
Botswana
Used in:
Angola
Bolivia
Botswana
Brazil
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada
Colombia
Costa Rica
Democratic Republic of Congo
Dominican Republic
Ethiopia
France
Germany
Guatemala
Haiti
India
Israel
Kenya
Madagascar
Malawi
Mexico
Palestine
Paraguay
Philippines
South Africa
Swaziland
Tanzania
Trinidad and Tobago
United Kingdom
United States
Vietnam
Yemen
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Date:
2003
Accession Number:
DO90.011
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PermaNet

Designer:
Vestergaard Frandsen, Swiss, founded 1957  Search this
Manufacturer:
Vestergaard Frandsen S.A.  Search this
Medium:
100% polyester impregnated with deltamethrin (synthetic parathyroid)
Type:
Exhibitions
Project
Object Name:
Project
Made in:
Switzerland
Vietnam
Used in:
Bolivia
Ecuador
Nicaragua
Venezuela
Haiti
Guatemala
Suriname
French Guyana
Democratic Republic of Congo
Republic of Congo
Central African Republic
Rwanda
Burundi
Kenya
Tanzania
Uganda
Djibouti
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Somalia
Sudan
Angola
Botswana
Lesotho
Malawi
Mozambique
Namibia
South Africa
Swaziland
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cameroon
Chad
Cote d'Ivoire
Equatorial Guinea
Gabon
Gambia
Ghana
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Liberia
Mali
Mauritania
Niger
Nigeria
Senegal
Sierra Leone
Togo
Thailand
Myanmar
Laos
Cambodia
Malaysia
India
Bhutan
Nepal
Bangladesh
Papua New Guinea
China
Sri Lanka
Indonesia
Philippines
Vietnam
North Korea
West Pacific
Date:
2000
Accession Number:
DO90.025
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Kenya Ceramic Jiko

Medium:
Ceramic lining, metal rings
Type:
Exhibitions
Project
Object Name:
Project
Made in:
Kenya
Used in:
Burundi
Democratic Republic of Congo
Ethiopia
Kenya
Malawi
Niger
Rwanda
Senegal
Sudan
Tanzania
Uganda
Date:
1982–83
Accession Number:
DO90.029
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Super MoneyMaker Pump

Designer:
Robert Hyde, Martin Fisher, Mark Butcher, and Adblikadir Musa  Search this
Manufacturer:
KickStart International  Search this
Medium:
Mild steel, PVC, rubber
Type:
Exhibitions
Project
Object Name:
Project
Made in:
China
Kenya
Tanzania
Used in:
Angola
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Democratic Republic of Congo
Ethiopia
Gambia
Ghana
Haiti
Kenya
Madagascar
Malawi
Mali
Mali
Mozambique
Nigeria
Philippines
Rwanda
Sierra Leone
Somalia
South Africa
Sudan
Tanzania
Uganda
Zambia
Yemen
Zimbabwe
Date:
1998
Accession Number:
DO90.032
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Badge, Cap, Air Malawi

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Gold Plating
Enamel
Dimensions:
3-D: 4 × 4 × 0.2cm (1 9/16 × 1 9/16 × 1/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
Malawi
Credit Line:
Donated by Capt. M. A. C. and Rebecca Johnson
Inventory Number:
A19851844000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
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Southern Malawi,Northwestern Mozambique, October 8,1973

Artist:
Landsat  Search this
Medium:
Satellite Photograph on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 44.5 x 29.2cm (17 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.)
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 46.4 x 31.1cm (18 1/4 x 12 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Photographic Art
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19810110000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum
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Badge, Cap, Air Malawi

Materials:
Felt
Synthetic Fabric
Embroidery Thread
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter x Depth): 6.5 × 0.6cm (2 9/16 × 1/4 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
Malawi
Credit Line:
Donated by Capt. M. A. C. and Rebecca Johnson
Inventory Number:
A19850842000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
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National Air and Space Museum
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Iodotropheus sprengerae Oliver & Loiselle

Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Radiograph
Type Citation:
Oliver, M. K. & Loiselle, P. V. 1972. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines. 85 (3-4): 310.
Type Status:
Paratype
Place:
L. Malawi, Africa, Malawi, Africa
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Labroidei, Cichlidae
Published Name:
Iodotropheus sprengerae Oliver & Loiselle
Accession Number:
298358
USNM Number:
207015
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Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5066577
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Diplotaxodon ecclesi Burgress & Axlerod

Depth (m):
79 - 79
Type Citation:
Burgress, W. E. & Axlerod, H. R. 1973. Tropical Fish Hobbyist. 22 (2): 88, fig. 2.
Type Status:
Holotype
Place:
Off Monkey Bay, Lake Malawi, Malawi, Malawi, Africa
Collection Date:
19 May 1973
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Labroidei, Cichlidae
Published Name:
Diplotaxodon ecclesi Burgress & Axlerod
Accession Number:
306745
USNM Number:
210696
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Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
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Melanochromis simulans Eccles

Collector:
T. E. Davies  Search this
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Radiograph
Type Citation:
Eccles, D. H. 1973. Arnoldia (Rhodesia). 6 (16): 2.
Type Status:
Holotype
Place:
Lake Malawi: On Rocky Coast South of Cape Ngambo On East Coast About 20 mi. N. of Monkey Bay., Malawi, Africa
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Labroidei, Cichlidae
Published Name:
Melanochromis simulans Eccles
Accession Number:
306745
USNM Number:
210700
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
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Pseudotropheus johannii Eccles

Collector:
T. E. Davies  Search this
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Radiograph
Type Citation:
Eccles, D. H. 1973. Arnoldia (Rhodesia). 6 (16): 4.
Type Status:
Holotype
Place:
Lake Malawi: On Rocky Coast South of Cape Ngambo On East Coast About 20 mi. N. of Monkey Bay., Malawi, Africa
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Labroidei, Cichlidae
Published Name:
Pseudotropheus johannii Eccles
Accession Number:
306745
USNM Number:
210702
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
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Diplotaxodon greenwoodi Stauffer & McKaye

Collector:
Kenneth R. McKaye  Search this
J. R. Stauffer  Search this
Depth (m):
86 - 86
Type Citation:
Stauffer, J. R. & McKaye, K. R. 1986. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. 99 (1): 29, 1.
Type Status:
Holotype
Place:
8 km South of Mumbo Island, Cape Maclear, Lake Malawi, At 86 Meters., Malawi, Africa
Collection Date:
17 Apr 1984
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Labroidei, Cichlidae
Published Name:
Diplotaxodon greenwoodi Stauffer & McKaye
Accession Number:
365296
USNM Number:
270847
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Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5128879
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Diplotaxodon ecclesi Burgress & Axlerod

Depth (m):
79 - 79
Prep Count:
2
Preparation:
Polyester
Place:
Off Monkey Bay, Lake Malawi, Malawi, Malawi, Africa
Collection Date:
19 May 1973
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Labroidei, Cichlidae
Published Name:
Diplotaxodon ecclesi Burgress & Axlerod
Accession Number:
2078776
Other Numbers:
Catalog Number : USNM 210696
USNM Number:
RAD112397
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Fish Images
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_12233137
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Machinga

Site Name:
Malawi  Search this
Place:
Malawi, Africa
USNM Number:
62571
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Mineral Sciences
Meteorites
Polished Thin Section Collection
Digital Collection: Micrographs
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1041761
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Machinga

Site Name:
Malawi  Search this
Place:
Malawi, Africa
USNM Number:
62572
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Mineral Sciences
Meteorites
Polished Thin Section Collection
Digital Collection: Micrographs
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1041762
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Potamon (Potamonautes) choloensis

Collector:
A. Loveridge  Search this
Preparation:
Alcohol (Ethanol)
Sex:
male
female
Place:
Cholo Mountain, Malawi
Collection Date:
Mar 1949
Common name:
True Crabs
Published Name:
Potamon (Potamonautes) choloensis Chace, 1953
USNM Number:
91158
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Invertebrate Zoology
Arthropoda
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_279386
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Potamon (Potamonautes) montivagus

Collector:
A. Loveridge  Search this
Preparation:
Alcohol (Ethanol)
Sex:
male
female
Place:
Cholo Mountain, Malawi
Collection Date:
Mar 1949
Common name:
True Crabs
Published Name:
Potamon (Potamonautes) montivagus Chace, 1953
USNM Number:
91160
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Invertebrate Zoology
Arthropoda
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_279388
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Unio nyassaensis

Collector:
J. Kirk  Search this
Preparation:
Dry
Place:
Lake Malawi, Lake Nyassa, Malawi
Common name:
Freshwater Bivalves
Published Name:
Unio nyassaensis Lea, 1864
USNM Number:
84057
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Mollusca
Lea collection
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
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