Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
46 documents - page 1 of 3

Sound Recording: Highlights from Phyllis Diller Laughs

Recording artist:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Manufacturer:
Verve  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
cardboard (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in; x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1961
Subject:
Comedians  Search this
Radio  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Credit Line:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of American Sheet Music
ID Number:
2000.3053.2532
Label number:
EPV 5074
Nonaccession number:
2000.3053
Catalog number:
2000.3053.2532
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1025519
Additional Online Media:

Phyllis Diller’s Gag File

Manufacturer:
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 48 in x 40 in x 17 1/4 in; 121.92 cm x 101.6 cm x 43.815 cm
Object Name:
file
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1962 - 1994
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.01.01
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.01.01
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218385

Phyllis Diller’s Gag File Expansion

Cartoonist:
Hoest, Bill  Search this
Manufacturer:
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Art Steel Company, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/8 in x 18 1/2 in x 16 1/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 46.99 cm x 40.9575 cm
Object Name:
file
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1962 - 1994
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comics  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.01.02
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.01.02
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218386
Additional Online Media:

Dress worn by Phyllis Diller in The Pruitts of Southampton

Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
Dress
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
ca 1966
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.03
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.03
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218394

Dress worn by Phyllis Diller

Physical Description:
synthetic fibers (overall material)
nylon (overall material)
silk (overall material)
Object Name:
Dress
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.04
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.04
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218395

Dress worn by Phyllis Diller on Circus of the Stars

Physical Description:
synthetic fibers (overall material)
nylon (overall material)
silk (overall material)
feathers (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Object Name:
Dress
Date made:
ca 1994
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Circus  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.07
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.07
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218418

Fright wig worn by Phyllis Diller

Physical Description:
synthetic fibers (overall material)
kanekalon (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 14 in x 5 in; 43.18 cm x 35.56 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
Wig
Place made:
Japan
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.11
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.11
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218435
Additional Online Media:

Fur Bonnet worn by Phyllis Diller in Field and Stream

Maker:
Neiman Marcus  Search this
Physical Description:
synthetic fibers (overall material)
fur (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 9 in x 9 1/2 in; 27.94 cm x 22.86 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
Bonnet
Date made:
ca 1973
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Nude  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.12
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.12
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218436

Hat worn by Phyllis Diller

Maker:
Corona  Search this
Physical Description:
felt (overall material)
satin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 8 1/4 in x 9 1/4 in; 15.24 cm x 20.955 cm x 23.495 cm
Object Name:
Hat
Place made:
Italy
Date made:
ca 1965
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.13
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.13
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218440

Cowboy Boots worn by Phyllis Diller

Maker:
Tonka  Search this
Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
synthetic fibers (overall material)
nylon (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/8 in x 10 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in; 33.3375 cm x 26.035 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
Boots (2)
boots
Place made:
Brazil
Date made:
ca 1996
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Holidays and Celebrations, general  Search this
Birthdays, General  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.14
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.14
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218443

Phyllis Diller’s Flamingo Hotel Towel

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 43 in x 21 1/2 in; 109.22 cm x 54.61 cm
Object Name:
Towel
Place made:
United States
Associated Place:
United States: Nevada, Las Vegas
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
hotels  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.15
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.15
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218447

“Miss Fun Fishing 1973” Trophy awarded to Phyllis Diller

Issuer:
Field and Stream Magazine  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 40 1/2 in x 7 1/8 in x 5 3/4 in; 102.87 cm x 18.0975 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
Trophy
Date made:
1973
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Nude  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.16
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.16
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1247690

Bronze Mold of Phyllis Diller’s Hand

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
bronze (overall material)
acrylic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 10 in x 7 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 25.4 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
Sculpture
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.17
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.17
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1247691

Bust of Phyllis Diller

Artist:
Diller, M. K.  Search this
Physical Description:
plaster (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 15 in x 9 in; 35.56 cm x 38.1 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
Bust
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.18
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.18
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1247692
Additional Online Media:

“Phyllis Fugue” Painting

Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Physical Description:
acrylic paint (overall material)
canvas (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 29 1/4 in x 25 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 74.295 cm x 64.135 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
Painting w/ Frame
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
2003
Subject:
Music  Search this
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.19
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.19
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1247693

Self-Portrait of Phyllis Diller

Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
felt tip pen (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 13 in x 1/2 in; 40.64 cm x 33.02 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
Drawing w/ Frame
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.20
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.20
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1247694

Poster from Hello, Dolly! with Phyllis Diller

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
glass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 1/2 in x 20 3/4 in; 67.31 cm x 52.705 cm
Object Name:
Poster w/ Frame
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1970
Subject:
Musical Theater  Search this
Actors  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.21
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.21
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1247695

Self-Portraits of Phyllis Diller

Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Physical Description:
cardboard (overall material)
felt tip pen (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/2 in x 9 1/4 in; 31.75 cm x 23.495 cm
Object Name:
Drawings (2)
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
ca 2003
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.22
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.22
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1247696
Additional Online Media:

Sound Recording: Phyllis Diller Live from Los Angeles

Publisher:
Phil Dil Productions  Search this
Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Phil Dil Productions  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
polycarbonate substrate (overall material)
metal (overall material)
lacquer (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 5 1/2 in x 3/8 in; 12.7 cm x 13.97 cm x .9525 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
2001
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.23
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.23
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1247697
Additional Online Media:

Sound Recording: Are You Ready for Phyllis Diller?

Publisher:
Verve  Search this
Maker:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Verve  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
cardboard (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in; 31.75 cm x 31.75 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1962
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.24
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.24
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1247698
Additional Online Media:

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • National Museum of American History