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Diary of Lieutenant John Freeman Shorter

Written by:
Lieutenant John Freeman Shorter, American, 1842 - 1865  Search this
Subject of:
Martin Robison Delany, American, 1812 - 1885  Search this
55th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, American, 1863 - 1865  Search this
George Thompson Garrison, American, 1836 - 1904  Search this
Medium:
leather, graphite on paper, ink
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2014.118.1a Closed): 5 × 3 9/16 × 13/16 in. (12.7 × 9 × 2.1 cm)
H x W x D (2014.118.1a Open): 5 × 9 1/4 × 13/16 in. (12.7 × 23.5 × 2.1 cm)
H x W (2014.118.1b): 8 × 4 15/16 in. (20.3 × 12.5 cm)
H x W (2014.118.1c): 8 3/4 × 2 1/2 in. (22.2 × 6.4 cm)
Type:
diaries
Place used:
South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1865
Topic:
African American  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
Communication  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Men  Search this
Military  Search this
Race discrimination  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 from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
2014.118.1a-c
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
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
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.118.1a-c
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Winter Twilight [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Burchfield, Charles 1893-1967  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1930
Topic:
Cityscape--Ohio--Salem  Search this
Cityscape--New York--Buffalo  Search this
Cityscape--Time--Twilight  Search this
Cityscape--Season--Winter  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Automobile  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0053170
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_53171

Toddy Shaker

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
metal (cap material)
tin-coated steel (cap material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 23.1775 cm x 8.5725 cm
Object Name:
mixer, toddy
shaker, toddy
Place made:
United States
United States: New York, Buffalo
Place used:
United States: Ohio, Columbus
Date made:
1925-1935
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary Eloise Green
ID Number:
DL.322793.20
Accession number:
322793
Collector/donor number:
420
Catalog number:
322793.20
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_867272
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Plunger Style Drink Mixer

Physical Description:
glass (container material)
metal (overall material)
wood (handle material)
steel (overall material)
aluminum (cover material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 3 1/8 in; 25.4 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
mixer, toddy
Place made:
United States
United States: New York, Buffalo
Place used:
United States: Ohio, Columbus
Date made:
1925-1935
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary Eloise Green
ID Number:
DL.322793.19
Catalog number:
76-FT-01.1052
Accession number:
322793
Collector/donor number:
419
See more items in:
Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1313556
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Leaflet, Wade Instrument Company Price List

Maker:
Wade Instrument Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 21.6 cm x 28.4 cm; 1/32 in x 8 1/2 in x 11 3/16 in
Object Name:
Leaflet
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Oscar W. Richards
ID Number:
1979.3074.28
Catalog number:
1979.3074.28
Nonaccession number:
1979.3074
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_692599

Presidential Campaigns

Artist:
Edward Sorel, born 1929  Search this
Sitter:
Thomas Jefferson, 13 Apr 1743 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
James Madison, 16 Mar 1751 - 28 Jun 1836  Search this
Woodrow Wilson, 28 Dec 1856 - 3 Feb 1924  Search this
Harry S Truman, 8 May 1884 - 26 Dec 1972  Search this
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon, 9 Jan 1913 - 22 Apr 1994  Search this
Stephen Grover Cleveland, 18 Mar 1837 - 24 Jun 1908  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 30 Jan 1882 - 12 Apr 1945  Search this
Martin Van Buren, 5 Dec 1782 - 24 Jul 1862  Search this
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt, 27 Oct 1858 - 6 Jan 1919  Search this
Calvin Coolidge, 4 Jul 1872 - 5 Jan 1933  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower, 14 Oct 1890 - 28 Mar 1969  Search this
William Howard Taft, 15 Sep 1857 - 8 Mar 1930  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding, 2 Nov 1865 - 2 Aug 1923  Search this
John Adams, 30 Oct 1735 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 29 May 1917 - 22 Nov 1963  Search this
Medium:
Color halftone poster
Dimensions:
Sheet: 57.9 x 67.4cm (22 13/16 x 26 9/16")
Culture:
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: American\Irish American  Search this
Type:
Print
Date:
1996
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Sign  Search this
Poster  Search this
Poster\Political  Search this
Stephen Grover Cleveland: Male  Search this
Stephen Grover Cleveland: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Stephen Grover Cleveland: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Stephen Grover Cleveland: Law and Law Enforcement\Police\Sheriff  Search this
Stephen Grover Cleveland: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Stephen Grover Cleveland: Education\Administrator\University\Trustee  Search this
Stephen Grover Cleveland: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor\Buffalo, NY  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Male  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Literature\Writer  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\State Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Public Official\Mayor  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Business and Industry\Businessman\Director  Search this
Calvin Coolidge: Business and Industry\Businessman\Director  Search this
James Madison: Male  Search this
James Madison: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Madison: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
James Madison: Politics and Government\Statesman\Signer of Constitution  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Male  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Literature\Writer  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Education\Administrator\University\President  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Politics and Government\Governor\New Jersey  Search this
Woodrow Wilson: Nobel Prize  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Male  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Politics and Government\US Senator\Ohio  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Politics and Government\State Senator\Ohio  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Business and Industry\Businessman\Insurance Agent  Search this
Warren Gamaliel Harding: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\Ohio  Search this
Harry S Truman: Male  Search this
Harry S Truman: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Harry S Truman: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Harry S Truman: Natural Resources\Agriculturist  Search this
Harry S Truman: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
Harry S Truman: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge  Search this
Harry S Truman: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Harry S Truman: Politics and Government\US Senator\Missouri  Search this
Harry S Truman: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
William Howard Taft: Male  Search this
William Howard Taft: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
William Howard Taft: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
William Howard Taft: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
William Howard Taft: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
William Howard Taft: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
William Howard Taft: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice\Chief Justice of US  Search this
William Howard Taft: Education\Administrator\College\Dean  Search this
William Howard Taft: Education\Educator\Professor\Law  Search this
John Adams: Male  Search this
John Adams: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Male  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Male  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Literature\Writer  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Education\Administrator\University\President  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Politics and Government\Chief of Staff  Search this
Dwight David Eisenhower: Military\Army\Officer\World War II  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Male  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York  Search this
Martin Van Buren: Politics and Government\State Attorney General\New York  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Male  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Literature\Writer  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Military\Navy\Officer  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Politics and Government\US Senator\California  Search this
Richard Milhous Nixon: Politics and Government\US Congressman\California  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Male  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Literature\Writer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Rancher  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Nobel Prize  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Male  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York  Search this
Franklin Delano Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Vice-Presidential Candidate  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Male  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Visual Arts\Architect  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of State  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
Thomas Jefferson: Education\Founder\University  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Male  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Military\Soldier  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Industry\Merchant  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Alan Fern
Object number:
NPG.2000.56
Restrictions & Rights:
© Edward Sorel
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2000.56

William McKinley

Artist:
August Benziger, 1867 - 1955  Search this
Sitter:
William McKinley, 29 Jan 1843 - 14 Sep 1901  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
149 x 99cm (58 11/16 x 39")
Frame: 162.6 x 110.5 x 6.7cm (64 x 43 1/2 x 2 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1897
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring\Wedding Band  Search this
William McKinley: Male  Search this
William McKinley: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
William McKinley: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
William McKinley: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
William McKinley: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
William McKinley: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
William McKinley: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Ohio  Search this
William McKinley: Politics and Government\Governor\Ohio  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Miss Marieli Benziger
Object number:
NPG.69.34
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, West Gallery 210
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.69.34

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