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Handmade Reference Book

Measurements:
overall: 4 1/8 in x 3 3/4 in x 5/8 in; 10.4775 cm x 9.525 cm x 1.5875 cm
Object Name:
notebook
quality contorl notebook
Credit Line:
Rick M. Madrid
ID Number:
1990.0556.01
Accession number:
1990.0556
Catalog number:
1990.0556.01
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Work
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_744737

Judy Weaver NUMMI Employee ID

Measurements:
overall: 3 5/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 3/8 in; 9.2075 cm x 6.35 cm x .9525 cm
Object Name:
identification badge, employee
employee ID badge, Judy Weaver
Worn:
United States: California, Fremont
Credit Line:
Judy L. Weaver
ID Number:
1989.0473.15
Accession number:
1989.0473
Catalog number:
1989.0473.15
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Work
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_879457

Women for History

Referenced:
Clinton, Hillary Rodham  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
blue (overall color)
Object Name:
button
button. campaign
Associated Place:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
2016
Associated Date:
2016
Subject:
Elections  Search this
Political Conventions  Search this
Women's History  Search this
Democratic Party  Search this
Buttons, Badges, Ribbons  Search this
Political Campaigns  Search this
Related event:
Presidential Campaign of 2016  Search this
Democratic National Convention of 2016  Search this
ID Number:
2017.0135.03
Accession number:
2017.0135
Catalog number:
2017.0135.03
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
Exhibition
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1844564

1890 - 1900 Mary Watson's "Biscuit" Parlor Throw

Maker:
Watson, Mary Way Dickson  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, silk, satin (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 55 in x 54 in; 140 cm x 137 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
Date made:
1890-1900
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary Dickson Shrycock
ID Number:
1989.0268.01
Catalog number:
1989.0268.01
Accession number:
1989.0268
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Textiles
Exhibition:
Everyday Luxury: Silk Quilts
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556216
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DuraNet

Physical Description:
plastic; paper; netting (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 45 cm x 37.5 cm x 3 cm; 17 23/32 in x 14 3/4 in x 1 3/16 in
Object Name:
net, mosquito
Place used:
Uganda
Date made:
2018
Credit Line:
Soft Power Health
ID Number:
2018.0273.01
Accession number:
2018.0273
Catalog number:
2018.0273.01
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Work and Industry: Philanthropy
Exhibition:
Giving in America
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1913381

Channel 2 toy

Physical Description:
wood; string (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 6 in x 5 in; 16.51 cm x 15.24 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
toy
Date made:
1970 - 1979
Credit Line:
Lo Hartnett
ID Number:
2018.0290.02
Accession number:
2018.0290
Catalog number:
2018.0290.02
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Work and Industry: Philanthropy
Exhibition:
Giving in America
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1913399

Firth, Hall & Pond 7-Keyed Bugle

Maker:
Firth, Hall & Pond  Search this
Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 17 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 43.815 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
Bugle
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1832-1848
ID Number:
MI.76.32
Accession number:
1977.0294
Catalog number:
76.32
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Military
Bugles
Exhibition:
Price of Freedom
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606351

Ship model, RMS Mauretania

Ocean liner owner:
Cunard Steamship Company  Search this
Architect and designer for interior of ocean liner:
Peto, Harold A.  Search this
Measurements:
crate: 68 in x 216 in x 36 in; 172.72 cm x 548.64 cm x 91.44 cm
Object Name:
ship model
model, ship
Sailed from:
United Kingdom: England
Sailed to:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1907
Ship launched:
1907
Broke a time record for transatlantic voyage:
1909
Served as a passenger liner:
1919-1934
Sold and broken apart:
1935-04
Related event:
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Gift of Hon. Franklin D. Roosevelt
ID Number:
TR.311006
Accession number:
134437
Catalog number:
311006
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Military
On the Water exhibit
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1342703

1926 Ford Model T roadster

Founder of Ford Motor Company:
Ford, Henry  Search this
Maker:
Ford Motor Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 66 in x 66 1/2 in x 141 in; 167.64 cm x 168.91 cm x 358.14 cm
Object Name:
roadster
automobile
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Date made:
1926
Related Publication:
A Nation of Nations
Credit Line:
John T. Sickler
ID Number:
TR.333777
Accession number:
305326
Catalog number:
333777
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
Industry & Manufacturing
America on the Move
Automobiles
Transportation
Road Transportation
Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739493

Oil Painting, Black Ball Packet Ship Isaac Webb

Shipping firm:
Black Ball Line  Search this
Shipbuilder:
Webb, William H.  Search this
Ship's namesake:
Webb, Isaac  Search this
Maker:
Walters, Samuel  Search this
Physical Description:
oil on canvas (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 35 1/2 in x 50 in; 90.17 cm x 127 cm
Object Name:
painting, oil, Black Ball packet
Where ship was built:
United States: New York, New York
Ship sailed to:
United Kingdom: England, Liverpool
Date made:
1851
Ship was launched:
1851
Ship made transatlantic voyages from New York and Liverpool:
1851-1880
Ship was abandoned:
1880-10
Related event:
Expansion and Reform  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
ID Number:
TR.317527
Catalog number:
317527
Accession number:
229943
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Art
On the Water exhibit
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842613

Letter of Marque Topsail Schooner Lynx

Shipbuilder:
Kemp, Peter  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metals (fittings material)
textile (lines material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 1/4 in x 45 1/2 in x 13 1/2 in; 79.375 cm x 115.57 cm x 34.29 cm
Object Name:
ship
ship model
model, rigged
Where ship was built:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1964
Associated Date:
19th century
Related event:
War of 1812  Search this
Expansion and Reform  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
ID Number:
TR.323263
Catalog number:
323263
Accession number:
249753
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Military
On the Water exhibit
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_844182

Ship Model, Brig Diligente

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
plastic (fitting material)
rubber (fitting material)
Measurements:
overall: 30 in x 44 in x 16 in; 76.2 cm x 111.76 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
brig
model, rigged brig
Ship used in the slave trade:
Atlantic Ocean
Ship possibly built here as its design was similar to other vessels constructed in Maryland:
United States: Maryland
Date made:
1960
Brig first used in the transatlantic slave trade:
16th century
Slaver was captured:
1837-01-12
1838-04-24
1839
Related event:
Revolution and the New Nation  Search this
Expansion and Reform  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
ID Number:
TR.318279
Catalog number:
318297
Accession number:
234478
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Work and Industry: Maritime
On the Water exhibit
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_844185

Rigged Model, Steamship George Law (Central America)

Owned ship:
New York and Liverpool United States Mail Steamship Company  Search this
Designer:
Webb, William H.  Search this
Maker:
Webb, William H.  Search this
Boucher-Lewis Precision Models, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
textile (part: lines material)
metals (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 38 in x 7 1/2 in; 43.18 cm x 96.52 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
ship
ship model
model, ship
Place Made:
United States: New York, New York
Where the ship was built and sailed from:
United States: New York, New York
Sailed to:
Panama
United States: California
Date made:
1961
Ship built:
1852-1853
Ship sank:
1857-09-12
Wreck discovered by treasure salvers:
1987
Related event:
Civil War and Reconstruction  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
ID Number:
TR.318465
Catalog number:
318465
Accession number:
236170
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Work and Industry: Maritime
On the Water exhibit
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_844265

Shipyard Plate Puller

Hosted riveting competitions:
Baltimore Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Company  Search this
Regulated riveting gangs and competitions:
United States Shipping Board  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 in x 5 1/4 in; x 50.8 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
plate puller
Date made:
1918
First riveting competitions:
1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Gift of Walter Davis
ID Number:
TR.336914
Catalog number:
336914
Accession number:
1979.0413
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Work
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
On the Water exhibit
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_844268

Presentation Model, Typical Wartime Freighter

Recipient:
Piez, Charles  Search this
Presenter:
Association of Northwestern Shipbuilders  Search this
Referenced:
Emergency Fleet Corporation  Search this
Maker:
Zapffe, Carl  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
wood (overall material)
enamel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 in; x 66.04 cm
Object Name:
Ship, Freighter
ship model, freighter
model, ship
Place Made:
United States: Washington, Seattle
Date made:
1919
Subject:
Fishing  Search this
Related event:
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Gift of Catherine M. and Capt. Raymond M. Kotrla, USN (Ret.)
ID Number:
TR.335462
Catalog number:
335462
Accession number:
321772
1976.321772
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Military
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_844269
Additional Online Media:

No Stamp Act Teapot

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
ceramic, creamware (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 6 1/4 in; 10.795 cm x 15.875 cm
overall: 5 1/4 in x 7 1/4 in x 4 3/8 in; 13.335 cm x 18.415 cm x 11.1125 cm
Object Name:
teapot
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
1766-1770
Subject:
Stamp Act  Search this
ID Number:
2006.0229.01ab
Accession number:
2006.0229
Catalog number:
2006.0229.01ab
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Artifact Walls exhibit
Domestic Furnishings
Government, Politics, and Reform
Exhibition:
Within These Walls
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1320066
Additional Online Media:

Alexander Graham Bell's Large Box Telephone

Patentee:
Edison, Thomas A.  Search this
Inventor:
Bell, Alexander Graham  Search this
Blake, Jr., Francis  Search this
Maker:
Bell, Alexander Graham  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (parts material)
iron (magnet material)
brass (hardware material)
iron (diaphram material)
mica (insulator material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 7 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in; 15.875 cm x 19.05 cm x 31.75 cm
Object Name:
telephone
box telephone
Associated Place:
United States: Massachusetts, Salem
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1876
Used in a demonstration:
1876
Subject:
Telephone  Search this
Magnet  Search this
Credit Line:
from American Telephone & Telegraph Company
ID Number:
EM.308214
Catalog number:
308214
Accession number:
70856
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Communications
American Stories exhibit
Exhibition:
American Stories
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_704159
Additional Online Media:

Alice Paul’s “Silent Sentinel” Pin

Presenter:
National Woman's Party  Search this
Associated person:
Paul, Alice  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 1 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in x 3/8 in; 3.81 cm x 4.1275 cm x .9779 cm
Object Name:
pin
Associated place:
United States
Subject:
Women's Suffrage  Search this
Women's Rights  Search this
Credit Line:
Alice Paul Centennial Foundation, Inc.
ID Number:
1987.0165.036
Catalog number:
1987.0165.036
Accession number:
1987.0165
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Women's History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Woman Suffrage
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
Exhibition
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1066180
Additional Online Media:

Alice Paul’s “Silent Sentinel” Pin

Presenter:
National Woman's Party  Search this
Associated person:
Paul, Alice  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 1 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in x 3/8 in; 3.81 cm x 4.1275 cm x .9779 cm
Object Name:
pin
Subject:
Women's Rights  Search this
Women's Suffrage  Search this
Equal Rights Amendment  Search this
Voting Rights  Search this
Credit Line:
Alice Paul Centennial Foundation, Inc.
ID Number:
1987.0165.037
Catalog number:
1987.0165.037
Accession number:
1987.0165
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Women's History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Woman Suffrage
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
Exhibition
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1066416
Additional Online Media:

Alice Paul’s “Silent Sentinel” Pin

Presenter:
National Woman's Party  Search this
User:
Paul, Alice  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 1 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in x 3/8 in; 3.81 cm x 4.1275 cm x .9779 cm
Object Name:
pin
Subject:
Women's Rights  Search this
Women's Suffrage  Search this
Credit Line:
Alice Paul Centennial Foundation, Inc.
ID Number:
1987.0165.038
Catalog number:
1987.0165.038
Accession number:
1987.0165
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Women's History Collection
Woman Suffrage
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
Exhibition
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1072559
Additional Online Media:

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