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Newfoundland, Iceberg

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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Icebergs, Twillingate, Newfoundland

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

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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Laborador or Newfoundland coast

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

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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Insignia, Shoulder, Newfoundland, Royal Air Force

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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A new subspecies of crossbill from Newfoundland

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

Brimstone Head, Fago Island, Newfoundland

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

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

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

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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Fresh-water Crustacea from Labrador and Newfoundland

Author:
Cushman, Joseph A.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1908
Citation:
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 33(1589): 705-713, 5 pls..
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.33-1589.705
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Frank DuMond and Willard Metcalf in Newfoundland

Subject:
DuMond, Frank Vincent
Metcalf, Willard Leroy
Physical description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 11 x 09 cm.
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Canada
Date:
ca. 1915
Summary:
Published in: Archives of American Art Journal v. 13, no. 1, p. 27
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)3636
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Frank Vincent DuMond papers, 1866-1982
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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Icebergs near Cape St. John and Gull Island, Newfoundland

Artist:
Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900
Medium:
Graphite and white gouache on gray paper
Culture:
American
Type:
seascapes
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
July 4, 1859
Period:
Hudson River School
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Bottom: a cape and an island rise from the sea in the middle distance. Cloudy sky. Caption and date, bottom right. The date is repeated twice more.
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis P. Church
Accession Number:
1917-4-293
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Folk songs of Newfoundland [sound recording] / sung by Alan Mills with guitar

Performer:
Mills, Alan 1912-1977
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 10 in
Culture:
Canadians
Type:
Phonograph records
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
Local number:
Folkways 6831
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Bryozoa from Labrador, Newfoundland, and Nova Scotia, collected by Dr.Owen Bryant

Author:
Osburn, Raymond C.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1912
Citation:
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 43(1933): 275-289, 1 pl..
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.43-1933.275
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

The lysianassid amphipod crustaceans of Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick in the United States National Museum

Author:
Shoemaker, Clarence R.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1930
Citation:
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 77(2827): 1-19, 10 figs..
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.77-2827.1
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

The stegocephalid and ampeliscid amphipod crustaceans of Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick in the United States National Museum

Author:
Shoemaker, Clarence R.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1931
Citation:
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 79(2888): 1-18, 6 figs..
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.79-2888.1
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

The polychaetous annelids dredged in 1908 by Mr. Owen Bryant off the coasts of Labrador, Newfoundland, and Nova Scotia

Author:
Moore, J. P.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1909
Citation:
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 37(1703): 133-146.
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.1703.133
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Coelenterates from Labrador and Newfoundland, collected by Mr. Owen Bryant from July to October, 1908

Author:
Bigelow, Henry B.
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1909
Citation:
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 37(1706): 301-320, 3 pls..
Doi:
10.5479/si.00963801.37-1706.301
Topic:
Natural History
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries

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