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EV1 Electric Car, 1997

Maker:
General Motors Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
aluminum (part material)
plastic (part material)
glass (part material)
fabrics (part material)
rubber (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 3/16 ft x 5 13/16 ft x 4 1/4 ft; 4.3181 m x 1.7779 m x 1.2954 m
Object Name:
GM EV1 electric car
Electric car
electric car
Place made:
United States: Michigan
Date made:
1997
ID Number:
2005.0061.01
Accession number:
2005.0061
Catalog number:
2005.0061.01
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America on the Move
Automobiles
Transportation
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Exhibition:
America on The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Delivery Wagon

Maker:
Martin, M.  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (cover material)
wood; metal (wagon material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 9/16 ft x 6 1/2 ft x 9 13/16 ft; 2.6161 m x 1.9812 m x 2.9971 m
Object Name:
wagon
Place Made:
United States: Maryland, Raspeburg
Date made:
ca 1900
ID Number:
1977.0988.01
Accession number:
1978.0988
Catalog number:
336470
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Transportation
Exhibition:
America on The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1342930

Hansom Cab, 1900

Maker:
D. P. Nichols & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (part material)
leather (part material)
fabric (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 ft x 5 ft x 5 ft; 2.4384 m x 1.524 m x 1.524 m
Object Name:
carriage
Associated Place:
United States: District of Columbia
Date made:
1900
Used date:
1890-1929
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. James Parmelee
ID Number:
1932.117780.01
Accession number:
117780
Catalog number:
310391
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Exhibition:
America on The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1343181

1948 Tucker Sedan

Measurements:
overall: 63 in x 81 in x 221 in; 160.02 cm x 205.74 cm x 561.34 cm
Object Name:
Automobile
Date made:
1948
Subject:
Automobiles  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Justice. U.S. Marshals Service
ID Number:
1993.0484.01
Accession number:
1993.0484
Catalog number:
1993.0484.01
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Sports & Leisure
Exhibition:
America on The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_687502

1984 Peterbilt Tractor

Maker:
Peterbilt Motors Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/4 ft x 8 ft x 25 1/16 ft; 3.7338 m x 2.4384 m x 7.64438 m
Object Name:
tractor
Date made:
1984
Used date:
1984-1987
Credit Line:
Gift of Werner Enterprises, Inc.
ID Number:
2003.0008.01
Accession number:
2003.0008
Catalog number:
2003.0008.01
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Work
America on the Move
Road Transportation
Transportation
Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1198035

1967 Pontiac Grand Prix

Maker:
General Motors Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
burgundy (body color)
red (body color)
steel, glass (body material)
vinyl, plastic, nylon (body material)
fabric (top material)
Measurements:
overall: 56 in x 80 in x 217 in; 142.24 cm x 203.2 cm x 551.18 cm
Object Name:
automobile, convertible
automobile
Date made:
1967
Subject:
Travel  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Siewchin Yong Sommer
ID Number:
1999.0328.01
Accession number:
1999.0328
Catalog number:
1999.0328.01
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Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_687428

1949 GMC Pickup Truck

Maker:
General Motors Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (body material)
rubber (tires material)
glass (windows material)
Measurements:
overall: 78 in x 74 in x 210 in; 198.12 cm x 187.96 cm x 533.4 cm
Object Name:
pickup truck
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania
Date made:
1949
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald and Christine Wertman
ID Number:
1999.0057.01
Accession number:
1999.0057
Catalog number:
1999.0057.01
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Agriculture
Food
Transportation
Family & Social Life
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_743197
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Schwinn Panther Bicycle, 1953

Maker:
Arnold, Schwinn and Co.  Search this
Object Name:
Bicycle
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1953
Credit Line:
Gift of James Lyle Hurd
ID Number:
1986.1021.01
Accession number:
1986.1021
Catalog number:
1986.1021.01
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Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_844913
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1955 Ford Country Squire Station Wagon

User:
Harder, Nancy  Search this
Harder, George  Search this
Maker:
Ford Motor Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 7/16 ft x 6 ft x 17 ft; 1.6508 m x 1.8288 m x 5.1816 m
Object Name:
automobile
automobile, station wagon
Date made:
1955
Credit Line:
Gift of George and Nancy Harder
ID Number:
1989.0211.01
Accession number:
1989.0211
Catalog number:
1989.0211.01
Serial number:
U5LY-125372
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Exhibition:
History Highlights: All Work, No Pay
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_892769

stagecoach horn

Physical Description:
tin plated iron; lead tin solder (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 7/16 in x 55 1/4 in x 5 5/8 in; 13.81125 cm x 140.335 cm x 14.2875 cm
Object Name:
Stagecoach Horn
Date made:
c. 1840
ID Number:
TR.322559
Catalog number:
322559
Accession number:
249867
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_882433

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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Industry & Manufacturing
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Automobiles
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Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739493

Iver Johnson Arms & Cycle Works Bicycle, 1925

Maker:
Iver Johnson Arms & Cycle Works  Search this
Iver Johnson Arms & Cycle Works  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
leather (overall material)
blue (overall color)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 39 1/4 in x 21 3/4 in x 70 1/2 in; 99.695 cm x 55.245 cm x 179.07 cm
Object Name:
Bicycle
girl's bicycle
Place Made:
United States: Massachusetts, Fitchburg
Date made:
1925
Subject:
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Mrs. Powhatan Moncure, Jr.
ID Number:
CL.318471
Accession number:
236166
Catalog number:
318471
TR*318471
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1091343

Washington Motor Co. Radiator Emblem

Object Name:
emblem, radiator
Credit Line:
Hubert G. Larson
ID Number:
TR.325528.245
Accession number:
260303
Catalog number:
325528.245
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Radiator Emblems
Transportation
Road Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_840412

Ohio Radiator Emblem

Object Name:
emblem, radiator
Credit Line:
Hubert G. Larson
ID Number:
TR.325528.179
Accession number:
260303
Catalog number:
325528.179
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Radiator Emblems
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_840419

Corbin Motor Vehicle Company Radiator Emblem

Object Name:
emblem, radiator
Credit Line:
Hubert G. Larson
ID Number:
TR.325528.060
Accession number:
260303
Catalog number:
325528.060
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_840453

Flxible Radiator Emblem

Object Name:
emblem, radiator
Credit Line:
Hubert G. Larson
ID Number:
TR.325528.108
Accession number:
260303
Catalog number:
325528.108
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Radiator Emblems
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_840308

Circuit board for a prototype intermittent windshield wiper control

Maker:
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Physical Description:
silicone (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 3 in x 1 3/4 in; 2.54 cm x 7.62 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
circuit board
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Date made:
ca 1963
ID Number:
2016.0348.01
Catalog number:
2016.0348.01
Accession number:
2016.0348
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1869102
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Transient Generator for 40/80 volt tests

Maker:
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/8 in x 7 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in; 7.9375 cm x 18.415 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
generator
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Date made:
ca 1964
ID Number:
2016.0348.02
Catalog number:
2016.0348.02
Accession number:
2017.0348
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Circuit board for an intermittent windshield wiper control

Maker:
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Physical Description:
silicone (overall material)
wires (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 13/16 in x 2 1/2 in; 9.7155 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
circuit board
ID Number:
2016.0348.03
Catalog number:
2016.0348.03
Accession number:
2018.0348
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1869104

Intermittent windshield wiper control

Maker:
Kearns, Robert W.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/2 in x 4 in x 2 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 10.16 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
windshield wiper control
Date made:
ca 1960s
ID Number:
2016.0348.04
Catalog number:
2016.0348.04
Accession number:
2019.0348
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1869105

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