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Newfoundland Coast [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

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Artist:
Lawson, Ernest 1873-1939
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1924
Notes:
"Ernest Lawson, 1873-1939. An Exhibition Organized by the National Gallery of Canada," Ottawa: R. Duhamel, Queen's Printer, 1967, no. 56.
Topic:
Landscape--Canada--Newfoundland
Landscape--Coast
Image number:
JUL J0108674
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Newfoundland Caribou

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Creator:
Unknown
Subject:
National Zoological Park (U.S.)
Physical description:
5x7;
Type:
Glass negatives
Date:
1900
Circa 1900s
Notes:
See also number NZP-155
See also number Z-91
Received in 1900. Scientific name: [Rangifer tarandus caribou]. See also Record Unit 95, Box 47, Folder 2 and Record Unit 95, Box 50, Folder 17.
Summary:
Newfoundland caribou, or reindeer, at the National Zoological Park. There is snow on the ground.
Cite as:
SIA Acc. 14-167 - National Zoological Park (U.S.), Historical Photograph Collection, c. 1891-1996, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Local number:
SIA Acc. 14-167 [NZP-0155]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Newfoundland, Iceberg

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Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900
Medium:
Oil on paper
Culture:
American
Type:
seascapes
drawing
Object Name:
drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
June 1, 1859
Period:
Hudson River School
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
At the top, the mountain range is shown from the sea with the point being at left. Three icebergs float. Distant view of the cape. A margin at the bottom shows the grounding color. A floating iceberg is shown in the right center.
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-714-a
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Icebergs, Twillingate, Newfoundland

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Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900
Medium:
Brush and oil paint, graphite on paperboard
Culture:
American
Type:
seascapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
July 1859
Period:
Hudson River School
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
One large iceberg at top, two separate studies below at right and left. Water indicated as dark blue; the icebergs are outlined against brushed gray over an orange ground color. The unpainted edge is visible across lower edge.
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-294-a
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Newfoundland, Cat Head

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Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900
Medium:
Brush and oil on cardboard.
Culture:
American
Type:
landscapes
drawing
Object Name:
drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
June 1859
Period:
Hudson River School
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Shown from the sea. Sun setting in center. A row boat with several persons in it is in the right center. Another and an anchored sail-boat are at the left. Hill ranges form the background. Caption and date written with pencil on the reverse.
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-831
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Wrecks, Newfoundland [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

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Artist:
Davies, Arthur B. 1862-1928
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1899
Notes:
Negative marked: "Wrecks, New Foundland/ 150/ M/ 54/ C1099-B Macbeth".
Perlman, Bennard B., "The Lives, Loves, and Art of Arthur B. Davies," Albany: State University of New York Press, 1999, pg. 115.
Topic:
Disaster--Shipwreck
Waterscape--Coast
Landscape--Canada--Newfoundland
Image number:
JUL J0064805
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Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Laborador or Newfoundland coast

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Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900
Culture:
American
Type:
seascapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
July 1859
Period:
Hudson River School
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-647
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Seascapes, Newfoundland, July 6, 1859

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Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900
Medium:
Graphite, white gouache on light brown paper
Culture:
American
Type:
seascapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Newfoundland, Canada
Date:
1859
Period:
Hudson River School
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Distinct view of an iceberg across the ocean; cloudy sky
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-274-b
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Rantem, [Newfoundland, Canada, b&w photoprint]

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Collector:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 2.5" x 4.3"
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1925
August 1925
1920-1930
Summary:
Landscape with town in the distance.
Cite as:
Western Union Telegraph Company Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Landscapes
Local number:
AC0205-0000036 (AC Scan No.)
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Western Union Telegraph Company Records, ca. 1820-1995
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

A new subspecies of crossbill from Newfoundland

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Author:
Bent, Arthur Cleveland
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1912
Citation:
Bent, Arthur C. 1912. A new subspecies of crossbill from Newfoundland. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, 60(15): 1-3.
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Insignia, Shoulder, Newfoundland, Royal Air Force

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Materials:
Wool
Natural Fabric
Embroidery Thread
Dimensions:
3-D (Each): 11 × 0.2 × 3.5cm (4 5/16 × 1/16 × 1 3/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Physical Description:
Royal Air Force nationality shoulder title; light blue embroidered "NEWFOUNDLAND" on navy blue felt.
Credit Line:
Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19711803015
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
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Brimstone Head, Fago Island, Newfoundland

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Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900
Culture:
American
Type:
landscapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1859
Period:
Hudson River School
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-288-a
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Seascapes, Newfoundland, July 6, 1859

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Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900
Medium:
Graphite, white gouache on light brown paper
Culture:
American
Type:
seascapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
1859
Period:
Hudson River School
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
The sea reflects the sun which is in a cloudy sky
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-274-a
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Floating Icebergs Near Twillingate, Newfoundland

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Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900
Medium:
Brush and oil paint, graphite on thin cream paperboard
Culture:
American
Type:
seascapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
July 4, 1859
Period:
Hudson River School
Description:
One large-scale and two small-scale designs are shown on top and at the bottom, respectively. The brownish ground color is visible around the lower designs.
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-294-b
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Floating Icebergs under Cloudy Skies, Newfoundland

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Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900
Medium:
Brush and oil paint, graphite on cardboard
Culture:
American
Type:
seascapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
July 1859
Period:
Hudson River School
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Long iceberg shaped like a fish. High bottom and top margin showing the same ground color as 1917-4-305-A.
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-305-b
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[Hearts Content, Newfoundland, Canada: village streetscape with bicycle.] [black-and-white photoprint.]

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Collector:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 4.2" x 6.0"
Type:
Albumen prints
Place:
Canada
Newfoundland
Hearts Content (Newfoundland, Canada)
Date:
1900
1910
Circa 1900
19th century
Summary:
Albumen print?
Cite as:
Western Union Telegraph Company Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Streets
Telegraph, Wireless
Local number:
AC0205-0000090 (AC Scan)
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Western Union Telegraph Company Records, ca. 1820-1995
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

S. H. Parsons photographs of St. Johns, Newfoundland, circa 1871-1884

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Creator:
Parsons, S. H (Simeon Henry) 1844-1908
United States Department of State
World's Industrial and Cotton Centennial Exposition (1884-1885 : New Orleans, La.)
Physical description:
10 mounted prints : albumen
Type:
Photographs
Collection descriptions
Place:
Newfoundland
St. John's (N.L.)
Date:
1871
circa 1871-1884
Notes:
Simeon Henry Parsons (1844-1908) was originally a cabinetmaker in Harbour Grace, Newfoundland. He taught himself photography and converted the top floor of his business into a studio in 1871. He moved to St. Johns in 1875, establishing his Photographic Studio and Fine Art Emporium there. Parsons traveled extensively throughout Newfoundland and published his photographs as illustrations in books, postcards, and stamps.
Summary:
Photographs made by S. H. Parsons in St. Johns, Newfoundland, which were possibly exhibited at the World's Industrial and Cotton Centennial Exposition in New Orleans, 1884-1885. They include views of boats passing through the Narrows (the entrance to St. Johns's harbor), Carbonear Island, Water Street after its first snow, the "Sisters" natural rock formation, and St. Brides College for Young Ladies (also known as Littledale).
Cite as:
Photo lot 82-3, S. H. Parsons photographs of St. Johns, Newfoundland, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Local number:
NAA Photo Lot 82-3
USNM ACC 16574
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives

Folk songs of Newfoundland [sound recording] / sung by Alan Mills with guitar

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Performer:
Mills, Alan 1912-1977
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 10 in
Culture:
Canadians
Type:
Phonograph records
Newfoundland and Labrador
Place:
Newfoundland and Labrador
Date:
1953
Notes:
Program notes and song lyrics ([5] p. : ill.) inserted in container.
This album was followed by a second album of Newfoundland songs by Alan Mills, FW 8771, released in 1958.
Topic:
Folk music
Folk songs, English
--Songs and music
Local number:
Folkways 6831
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Songs and ballads of Newfoundland [sound recording] / sung by Ken Peacock

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Performer:
Peacock, Kenneth
Producer:
Asch, Moses
Album cover design:
Rosenhouse, Irwin
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
British-Canadian
Canadians
Type:
Phonograph records
Songs and music
Newfoundland and Labrador
Place:
Newfoundland and Labrador
Newfoundland
Canada
Date:
1956
Notes:
Program notes, including performer biography and song lyrics, (8 p.) inserted in container.
Topic:
Folk songs, English
Ballads, English
Sea songs
Railroads
--Songs and music
Local number:
FW03505
Folkways 3505
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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The Great Eastern in Hearts Content [Newfoundland] Harbor in 1866. [Black-and-white photoprint.]

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Collector:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Subject:
Great Eastern (ship)
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 6.7" x 11.0"
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Newfoundland
Hearts Content (Newfoundland, Canada)
Date:
1866
1860-1870
Summary:
Label on mount at left.
Cite as:
Western Union Telegraph Company Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Telegraph, Wireless
Ships
Local number:
AC0205-0000096 (AC Scan)
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Western Union Telegraph Company Records, ca. 1820-1995
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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