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Years 1895-1904

Alternate Title:
Diary, January 1, 1895-November 18, 1896  Search this
Collection name:
William H. Dall Papers, circa 1839-1858, 1862-1927
Physical Description:
1 diary
Physical Location:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sublocation:
Box 21A Folder 1
Record type:
Fieldbook record
Object Type:
Field notes
Diary
Place:
Alaska
United States
Date Range:
1895-1896
Start Date:
18950101
End Date:
18741118
Topic:
United States Coast and Geodetic Survey  Search this
Geology  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Accession #:
SIA RU007073
Access Information:
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William H. Dall Papers, circa 1839-1858, 1862-1927
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Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927
Data Source:
Smithsonian Field Book Project
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fbr_item_MODSI8116
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Copper Mask Shaman's

Collector:
Dr. Ales F. Hrdlicka  Search this
Dr. Robert Simpson  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Tlingit, Yakutat  Search this
Object Type:
Mask
Place:
Yakutat (not certain) / Juneau (purchased here), Yakutat Bay (not certain), Alaska, United States, North America
Accession Date:
12 Oct 1926
Collection Date:
purchased June 1926
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
093522
USNM Number:
E332801-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8397007
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Optiker Alois Oppenheimer [Alois Oppenheimer, Optician]

Publisher:
Jahoda & Siegel, founded Vienna, 1893  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph on pink wove paper, mounted on grey- blue wove paper
Type:
graphic design
Business card
Object Name:
Business card
Credit Line:
Gift of James Howard Fraser
Accession Number:
2000-68-68
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2000-68-68

Negative Log Book Number 6, (74-1 to 74-12340)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1974
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB06]
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_367103
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John Clacey (1857-1931)

Subject:
Clacey, John 1857-1931  Search this
United States National Bureau of Standards  Search this
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Topic:
Lenses  Search this
Opticians  Search this
Physics  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0109]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
Copyright Not Evaluated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_290636

Multiple-Mirror Telescope Videohistory Collection, 1989

Subject:
Chaffee, Frederic H. 1941-  Search this
Hoffman, Thomas E  Search this
Shannon, Robert Rennie 1932-  Search this
Weymann, R. J (Ray J.)  Search this
Williams, Joseph T  Search this
Foltz, Craig Billig  Search this
Meinel, Aden B  Search this
Reed, Michael  Search this
Carleton, Nathaniel  Search this
Whipple, Fred L (Fred Lawrence) 1906-2004  Search this
Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory  Search this
University of Arizona  Search this
Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory  Search this
Mt. Hopkins Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Interviewer:
DeVorkin, David H. 1944-  Search this
Physical description:
7 videotapes (Reference copies). 25 digital .wmv files and .rm files (Reference copies)
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Transcripts
Date:
1989
Topic:
History of science and technology  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Observatories  Search this
Astrophysicists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU009542
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217710

Microscope

Maker:
Nairne, Edward  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (case material)
textile (case material)
glass (microscope material)
brass (microscope material)
wood (case material)
ivory (slides material)
Measurements:
microscope: 34.9 cm x 10.3 cm x 11.8 cm; 13 3/4 in x 4 1/16 in x 4 5/8 in
case: 16.4 cm x 28.3 cm x 16 cm; 6 7/16 in x 11 1/8 in x 6 5/16 in
Object Name:
microscope
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1760-1773
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-12345
Accession number:
282176
Catalog number:
M-12345
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Science & Mathematics
Microscopes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1349122
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Microscope

Physical Description:
brass (microscope material)
wood (case material)
textile (case material)
metal (case material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
case: 2.7 cm x 12.6 cm x 8.9 cm; 1 1/16 in x 4 15/16 in x 3 1/2 in
microscope: 11 cm x 4.4 cm x 6 3/16 in; 4 5/16 in x 1 3/4 in x 15.748 cm
Object Name:
microscope
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Alice J. Lemaitre
ID Number:
MG.M-11154
Accession number:
258919
Catalog number:
M-11154
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1349062
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Microscope

Maker:
Queen, James W.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 3 5/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 13.335 cm x 9.2075 cm
Object Name:
microscope
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-10503
Catalog number:
M-10503
Accession number:
252499
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1351616
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Microscope

Physical Description:
wood (stand material)
brass (microscope material)
fish skin (barrel material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 5/8 in x 6 3/4 in x 7 in; 42.2275 cm x 17.145 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
microscope
Date made:
mid 18th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-09715
Catalog number:
M-09715
Accession number:
236254
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_728047
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Microscope

Maker:
Gundlach, Ernst  Search this
Measurements:
case: 3 5/8 in x 10 5/8 in x 4 5/16 in; 9.2075 cm x 26.9875 cm x 10.95375 cm
microscope: 8 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 20.955 cm x 8.255 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
microscope
Place made:
United States: New York, Rochester
Date made:
1902-1926
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Mrs. C.B. Schmeltzer
ID Number:
MG.317925.05
Catalog number:
317925.05
Accession number:
317925
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Science & Mathematics
Microscopes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1348556
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Microscope

Physical Description:
wood (case material)
brass (case material)
velvet (case material)
brass (microscope material)
ivory (microscope material)
glass (microscope material)
metal (microscope material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 4.5 cm x 13.7 cm x 8.9 cm; 1 3/4 in x 5 3/8 in x 3 1/2 in
microscope: 4 7/8 in x 1 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 12.3825 cm x 3.4925 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
case
microscope
Date made:
1886
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland
ID Number:
MG.302606.066
Accession number:
302606
Catalog number:
302606.066
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Science & Mathematics
Microscopes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1122326
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Paul Weiss Optician

Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 7 in x 2 1/4 in; 3.175 cm x 17.78 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Frame, Lens, Trial
frame, lens, trial
Credit Line:
Ruth Fisher
ID Number:
MG.302437.01
Catalog number:
M-14607
302437.01
Accession number:
302437
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_726384
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Microscope

Measurements:
case: 2 7/8 in x 7 3/4 in x 3 1/8 in; 7.3025 cm x 19.685 cm x 7.9375 cm
microscope: 7 3/8 in x 2 in x 2 in; 18.7325 cm x 5.08 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
microscope
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca 1870
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
MG.210834.04
Catalog number:
M-09788
210834.04
Accession number:
210834
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1351570
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Optician's Anvil

Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 2 in x 5 in; 5.715 cm x 5.08 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
anvil
Credit Line:
Eric P. Muth, Ph.D.
ID Number:
1984.0140.599
Accession number:
1984.0140
Catalog number:
1984.0140.599
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1405244

F. A. Hardy & Co., Wholesale Opticians

Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 5 5/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 5.08 cm x 14.2875 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Box, Mailing
optometry
box, mailing
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83504U18
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_736158

Microscope

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
box: 3 in x 11 in x 7 in; 7.62 cm x 27.94 cm x 17.78 cm
overall in box: 3 in x 11 in x 6 7/8 in; 7.62 cm x 27.94 cm x 17.4625 cm
Object Name:
microscope
solar microscope
Date made:
19th century
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Colby College
ID Number:
PH.329685
Accession number:
273104
Catalog number:
329685
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1519156
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Lantern Slide of the slave dealers, Birch & Co., in Alexandria, Virginia

Photograph by:
Mathew Brady, American, 1822 - 1896  Search this
Manufactured by:
Thomas H. McAllister, American, 1824 - 1898  Search this
Subject of:
Price, Birch & Co., American, 1858 - 1861  Search this
United States Army, American, founded 1775  Search this
Medium:
albumen, sodium chloride, silver nitrate, glass, metal, ink on paper, adhesive
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 2 11/16 × 2 7/8 in. (6.8 × 7.3 cm)
H x W x D (slide and mount): 3 1/4 × 4 1/8 × 1/4 in. (8.2 × 10.5 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
lantern slides
Place captured:
Alexandria, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1862
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Business  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Photography  Search this
Slavery  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2018.43.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.43.6
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The Liberator, Vol. XXV, No. 47

Created by:
The Liberator, American, 1831 - 1865  Search this
Edited by:
William Lloyd Garrison, American, 1805 - 1879  Search this
Published by:
Isaac Knapp, American, 1808 - 1858  Search this
Printed by:
J.B. Yerrington & Son, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (closed): 24 15/16 × 17 7/8 in. (63.3 × 45.4 cm)
Type:
newspapers
Place printed:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
November 23, 1855
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Societies  Search this
United States--History--1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2016.166.41.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.166.41.8
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The Liberator, Vol. XXVI, No. 6

Created by:
The Liberator, American, 1831 - 1865  Search this
Edited by:
William Lloyd Garrison, American, 1805 - 1879  Search this
Published by:
Isaac Knapp, American, 1808 - 1858  Search this
Printed by:
J.B. Yerrington & Son, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (closed): 25 1/2 × 18 1/2 in. (64.8 × 47 cm)
Type:
newspapers
Place printed:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 8, 1856
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Societies  Search this
United States--History--1815-1861  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2016.166.41.9
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.166.41.9
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