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Nudist Colony Opening at the Smithsonian's National Zoo

Creator:
National Zoo  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2018-08-27T15:46:36.000Z
Topic:
Zoology;Animals;Veterinary medicine;Animal health  Search this
Youtube Category:
Pets & Animals  Search this
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SmithsonianNZP
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNZP
Data Source:
National Zoo
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_LIUnBZBoCs4

Hasan Gure Performs a Somali Freedom Song

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2009-07-27T14:43:30.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Film & Animation  Search this
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smithsonianfolkways
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_j6izA458lZA

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
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_DO90.003
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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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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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edanmdm:chndm_DO90.008
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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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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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edanmdm:chndm_DO90.025
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Domed Pit Latrine Slab Kit

Designer:
Martin Fisher  Search this
Manufacturer:
KickStart International  Search this
Medium:
Kits: Mild steel, local hard wood; Slabs: sand, cement, gravel, ballast, wire
Type:
Exhibitions
Project
Object Name:
Project
Made in:
Kenya
Used in:
Ethiopia
Kenya
Somalia
Sudan
Date:
1992
Accession Number:
DO90.027
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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edanmdm:chndm_DO90.027
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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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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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edanmdm:chndm_DO90.032
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Bell AH-1F Cobra

Manufacturer:
Bell Helicopter Corporation  Search this
Type:
CRAFT-Rotary Wing
Date:
1967-2001
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of the Army, 10th Mountain Division (LIght Infantry) and Fort Drum Directorate of Logistics-Maintenance Division.
Inventory Number:
A20060591000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20060591000
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UAV, General Atomics MQ-1L Predator A

Manufacturer:
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Beryllium
Carbon fiber, alumimum, steel, copper, plastic, glass, rubber, paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 6ft 10 11/16in. x 26ft 11 5/8in. x 55ft 9in. (2.1m x 8.22m x 14.8m)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
2000
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force
Inventory Number:
A20040180000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20040180000

Pioneer RQ-2A UAV

Manufacturer:
Pioneer UAV, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Fiberglass or carbon/graphite fiber composite wings braced internally with Balsa wood. Fiberglass or carbon/graphite fiber composite horizontal and vertical stabilizers with Polyurethane foam core. Aluminum fuselage, wing-spar, tail booms, and landing gear struts. Carbon/graphite fiber composite and fiberglass fairings for instrument bays. Access panels are Fiberglass, Kevlar and Kydex thermoplastic. Main tires are rubber. Nose tire is rubber coated aluminum.
Dimensions:
Other: 14ft 4in. x 16ft 10in. (4.369m x 5.131m)
Other (Overall including antenna): 4ft 3/4in. (1.238m)
Other (Fuselage only): 9ft 3in. x 1ft 7in. (2.819m x 0.483m)
Other (Main tire): 7 1/2in. (19.1cm)
Other (Nose wheel): 5 1/2in. (14cm)
Other (Propeller): 29in. (73.7cm)
Other (Wing chord): 22in. (55.9cm)
Other (Tail span): 76in. (193cm)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1985
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Navy
Inventory Number:
A20000794000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20000794000
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Berbera, Northwest Somalia, May 15, 1973

Artist:
Landsat  Search this
Medium:
Satellite Photograph on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 121 x 49.5cm (47 5/8 x 19 1/2 in.)
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 122.6 x 51.1cm (48 1/4 x 20 1/8 in.)
Type:
ART-Photographic Art
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19810104000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19810104000

Marco Fattuma MaĆ³, 1957- [Folder]

Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Place:
Somalia
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Warren M. Robbins Library, National Museum of African Art
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_109888

Research on the coast of Somalia. Crustacea Stomatopod

Author:
Manning, Raymond B.  Search this
Cappola, V.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1994
Topic:
Invertebrates  Search this
Animals  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Natural History  Search this
See others in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_15937

Phtheirichthys lineatus

Expedition:
International Indian Ocean Expedition (IIOE)  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian, Gulf of Aden  Search this
Vessel:
Anton Bruun  Search this
Place:
Indian Ocean ,off Dante, Somalia., Somalia, Indian
Collection Date:
25 Feb 1963
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Percoidei, Echeneidae
Published Name:
Phtheirichthys lineatus
Accession Number:
252020
USNM Number:
202100
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5061702
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Phtheirichthys lineatus

Expedition:
International Indian Ocean Expedition (IIOE)  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian, Gulf of Aden  Search this
Vessel:
Anton Bruun  Search this
Prep Count:
3
Preparation:
Polyester
Place:
Indian Ocean ,off Dante, Somalia., Somalia, Indian
Collection Date:
25 Feb 1963
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Percoidei, Echeneidae
Published Name:
Phtheirichthys lineatus
Accession Number:
2078776
Other Numbers:
Catalog Number : USNM 202100
USNM Number:
RAD125625
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Fishes
Fish Images
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_14937309
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Lactoria cornuta

Collector:
Gregg J. Small  Search this
Jane Small  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian, Arabian Sea - Gulf of Aden  Search this
Vessel:
Beinta  Search this
Depth (m):
26
Place:
Indian Ocean, Gulf of Aden, Bosaso., Somalia, Indian
Collection Date:
18 Feb 1987
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Tetraodontiformes, Tetraodontoidei, Ostraciidae
Published Name:
Lactoria cornuta
Accession Number:
000000
USNM Number:
306309
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5196071
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Cryptocentrus strigilliceps

Expedition:
International Indian Ocean Expedition (IIOE)  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian  Search this
Vessel:
Anton Bruun  Search this
Depth (m):
59 - 61
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Acetate
Radiograph Note Paper
Place:
Somalia, Indian
Collection Date:
16 Dec 1964
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Gobioidei, Gobiidae, Gobiinae
Published Name:
Cryptocentrus strigilliceps
Accession Number:
2073467
Other Numbers:
Catalog Number : undefined
USNM Number:
RAD108966
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Fish Images
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_11933537
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Scomber australasicus

Collector:
Gregg J. Small  Search this
Jane Small  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian  Search this
Vessel:
Beinta  Search this
Depth (m):
305 - 322
Prep Count:
2
Preparation:
Polyester
Place:
Indian Ocean, Somalia, Ras Binnah, Somalia, Indian
Collection Date:
6 Feb 1987
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Scrombroidei, Scombridae, Scombrinae
Published Name:
Scomber australasicus
Accession Number:
2059460
Other Numbers:
Catalog Number : USNM 321051
USNM Number:
RAD111743
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Fish Images
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_12189395
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Scomber australasicus

Collector:
Gregg J. Small  Search this
Jane Small  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian  Search this
Vessel:
Beinta  Search this
Depth (m):
305 - 322
Place:
Indian Ocean, Somalia, Ras Binnah, Somalia, Indian
Collection Date:
6 Feb 1987
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Scrombroidei, Scombridae, Scombrinae
Published Name:
Scomber australasicus
Scomber japonicus
Accession Number:
372138
USNM Number:
321051
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5214492
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Parupeneus heptacanthus

Collector:
Gregg J. Small  Search this
Jane Small  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Indian  Search this
Vessel:
Beinta  Search this
Depth (m):
57 - 59
Prep Count:
2
Preparation:
Polyester
Place:
Indian Ocean, Somalia, Ras Binnah, Somalia, Indian
Collection Date:
5 Feb 1987
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Percoidei, Mullidae
Published Name:
Parupeneus heptacanthus
Accession Number:
2078776
Other Numbers:
Catalog Number : USNM 306038
USNM Number:
RAD105911
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Fish Images
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_12066313
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