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Ragtime Jamboree

Recording artist:
Lawson-Haggart Jazz Band  Search this
Manufacturer:
Decca  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Release date:
1953
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1969, Vol. 4d: Kl - L
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.695
Accession number:
1978.0670
Catalog number:
1978.0670.695
Maker number:
DL 5456
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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San Antonio Shout; Tin Roof Blues

Recording artist:
New Orleans Rhythm Kings  Search this
Manufacturer:
Brunswick  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Recording date:
1934
Release date:
1949
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 2
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.065
Accession number:
1978.0670
Maker number:
80118
Catalog number:
1978.0670.065
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-bb32-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Bob Cats; Shine

Recording artist:
Phil Zito and his New Orleans International City Dixielanders  Search this
Manufacturer:
Columbia  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States
Recording date:
1949
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1962, Vol. 8: Te - Z
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.529
Accession number:
1978.0670
Maker number:
38752
C-199
Catalog number:
1978.0670.529
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Jazz
Sound Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f0f6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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If You Can't Smile and Say Yes; Bring Another Drink

Recording artist:
King Cole Trio  Search this
Manufacturer:
Capitol  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Recording date:
1943
1944
Subject:
Music  Search this
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1965, Vol. 2: Bl - Co
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.115
Maker number:
192
Accession number:
1978.0670
Catalog number:
1978.0670.115
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-e5dd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670211
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Red Hot River Valley; Riverside Blues

Recording artist:
Firehouse Five Plus Two  Search this
Manufacturer:
Good Time Jazz  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Recording date:
1949
Subject:
Music  Search this
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1967, Vol. 4a: Ell - Goo
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.256
Maker number:
6
Accession number:
1978.0670
Catalog number:
1978.0670.256
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-4c29-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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When I Grow Too Old to Dream; Arsenic and Old Face

Recording artist:
Jerry Jerome and His Cats and Jammers  Search this
Manufacturer:
Asch  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Recording date:
1944
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1968, Vol. 4c: J - Ki
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.004
Accession number:
1978.0670
Maker number:
501
Catalog number:
1978.0670.004
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-e753-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Burgundy Street Blues; A Closer Walk With Thee

Recording artist:
Lewis, George  Search this
Manufacturer:
American Music  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: Missouri, Canton
Recording date:
1944
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1969, Vol. 4d: Kl - L
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.002
Accession number:
1978.0670
Maker number:
531
Catalog number:
1978.0670.002
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-e73e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_666638
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Typewriter used by Orson Welles

User:
Welles, Orson  Search this
Maker:
Underwood Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (mechanical components and fixtures material)
leather (case material)
fabric (ribbon material)
Measurements:
case: 5 1/2 in x 12 in x 12 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 30.48 cm x 31.115 cm
typewriter: 4 1/4 in x 11 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 10.795 cm x 29.21 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
typewriter
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Place used:
France: Île-de-France, Département de Ville-de-Paris
Date made:
1926
Subject:
Radio  Search this
Motion Pictures  Search this
Writing  Search this
Credit Line:
Steve Soboroff
ID Number:
2021.0169.01
Accession number:
2021.0169
Catalog number:
2021.0169.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca8045e-331a-4174-a6b0-888eda2e6f91
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2010509
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Oscar the Grouch puppet

User:
Children's Television Workshop  Search this
Designer:
Henson, Jim  Search this
Performer:
Jacobson, Eric  Search this
Maker:
Muppets, Inc.  Search this
Henson, Jim  Search this
Sahlin, Don  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 36 in x 24 in x 12 in; 91.44 cm x 60.96 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
puppet
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1970s
Subject:
Puppetry  Search this
Radio and television broadcasting  Search this
Television broadcasts  Search this
Children's television programs  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Muppets, Inc.
ID Number:
1989.0540.01
Accession number:
1989.0540
Catalog number:
1989.0540.01
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Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Jim Henson
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-5282-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1182904
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Prop egg from Alien 3 trailer

Physical Description:
wax/latex (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plaster (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 153 cm x 65 cm x 65 cm; 60 1/4 in x 25 9/16 in x 25 9/16 in
overall: 60 1/2 in x 26 in x 26 3/4 in; 153.67 cm x 66.04 cm x 67.945 cm
Object Name:
egg prop
Date made:
1985
Subject:
Movie  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Twentieth Century Fox Studio
ID Number:
2003.0347.01
Catalog number:
2003.0347.01
Accession number:
2003.0347
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Movie Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-4971-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Oscar the Grouch’s Trash Can

Maker:
Jim Henson Company  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
woven tape (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25 in x 21 1/2 in; 63.5 cm x 54.61 cm
overall: 25 1/2 in x 19 in; 64.77 cm x 48.26 cm
Object Name:
Trash Can
Date made:
1979
Subject:
Television  Search this
Sesame Street  Search this
Children's television programs  Search this
Television broadcasts  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Children's Television Workshop
ID Number:
1979.0952.03
Catalog number:
1979.0952.03
Accession number:
1979.0952
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Jim Henson
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-4ab7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1322569
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Sesame Street Sign

Producer:
Children's Television Workshop  Search this
Maker:
Children's Television Workshop  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/4 in x 20 in; 22.225 cm x 50.8 cm
overall: 8 3/4 in x 20 in x 1/2 in; 22.225 cm x 50.8 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
sign
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1979
Subject:
Sesame Street  Search this
Children  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Children's Television Workshop
ID Number:
1979.0952.01
Accession number:
1979.0952
Catalog number:
1979.0952.01
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American Enterprise
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6316-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670107
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Cloak worn by George M. Cohan in The Tavern

Associated person:
Cohan, George M.  Search this
Physical Description:
wool (overall material)
Object Name:
Cape
cloak
costume
Date made:
around 1929
Associated Date:
1930
Subject:
Theater  Search this
ID Number:
1984.0941.01
Catalog number:
1984.0941.01
Accession number:
1984.0941
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f92c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_681125

Predictions for the Year 2070 A.D.

Original artist:
Goldberg, Rube  Search this
Goldberg, Rube  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 48 cm x 58.3 cm; 18 7/8 in x 22 15/16 in
Object Name:
Drawing
Object Type:
Watercolor
drawing
Other Terms:
Drawing; Pen and Ink
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1970
Subject:
[NO SUBJECT]  Search this
Comics  Search this
Comics  Search this
Credit Line:
Mrs. Rueben L. Goldberg
ID Number:
GA.23483
Catalog number:
GA*23483
Accession number:
1972.299186
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Sports & Leisure
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-e4ef-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_797362

Tap Shoes, worn by Jeni LeGon

User:
Twentieth Century Fox  Search this
Physical Description:
leather; textile; paint (overall material)
metal (overall material)
elastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 3 in x 10 in; 7.62 cm x 7.62 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Shoes, Tap (2)
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Date made:
1937
Subject:
African American  Search this
Dancers  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Jeni LeGon
ID Number:
2002.0389.01
Accession number:
2002.0389
Catalog number:
2002.0389.01
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Movie Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-5aa1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1193262
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When the Saints Go Marching In

Recording artist:
Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra  Search this
Manufacturer:
Decca  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Other Terms:
sound recording; Phonorecord; 78 Rpm
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Recording date:
1938
1939
Release date:
1947
Subject:
Music  Search this
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.208
Accession number:
1978.0670
Label number:
25153
Catalog number:
1978.0670.208
Maker number:
A-572
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1939 exhibit
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ca2c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Sessue Hayakawa Playing Card

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
card, playing
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Date made:
1916
ID Number:
2017.0111.01
Accession number:
2017.0111
Catalog number:
2017.0111.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-1d8b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1840801
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Waitress uniform worn by Linda Lavin in the television series Alice

Measurements:
overall: 39 in x 15 in; 99.06 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
costume
Date made:
before 1976
Subject:
Television  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Credit Line:
Linda Lavin
ID Number:
2011.0125.01
Accession number:
2011.0125
Catalog number:
2011.0125.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-5e9b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1408120

Purse used by Linda Lavin in the television series Alice

Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 6 1/2 in; 14.605 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
purse
Date made:
before 1976
Subject:
Television  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Credit Line:
Linda Lavin
ID Number:
2011.0125.02
Accession number:
2011.0125
Catalog number:
2011.0125.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-5e9c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1408124

"Biddy the Irish Wash Woman" Mutoscope Movie Poster

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 1/2 in x 13 19/32 in; 49.53 cm x 34.50006 cm
Object Name:
poster
Object Type:
posters
Date made:
ca 1920s
Subject:
Entertainment, Film  Search this
Motion Pictures  Search this
Irish Americans  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0095.008
Accession number:
2008.0095
Catalog number:
2008.0095.008
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Photo History Collection
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Mutoscope Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-4547-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1328365
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