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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
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Milky White Way; Right John

Recording artist:
CBS Trumpeteers  Search this
Arranger:
Johnson, Joseph  Search this
Manufacturer:
Nashboro  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: Tennessee, Nashville-Davidson
Date made:
1959
ID Number:
1996.0153.08691
Catalog number:
1996.0153.08691
Label number:
641
Accession number:
1996.0153
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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You're Driving Me Crazy; Sentimental Journey

Recording artist:
Muggsy Spanier and his Orchestra  Search this
Artist:
Martin, David Stone  Search this
Manufacturer:
Disc  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: New York, New York
Recording date:
1946
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1962, Vol. 7: S - Te
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.934
Accession number:
1978.0670
Catalog number:
1978.0670.934
Maker number:
6031
711
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Jazz
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Top Hat worn by Charles Stratton, known as General Tom Thumb

Associated Name:
Barnum, P. T.  Search this
Wearer:
Thumb, Tom  Search this
Physical Description:
cloth (overall material)
leather (overall material)
skin, beaver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in x 5 in; 8.89 cm x 16.51 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
hat
Date made:
1858 - 1880
Subject:
Circus  Search this
ID Number:
1985.0397.01
Accession number:
1985.0397
Catalog number:
1985.0397.01
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Circus Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-ab9b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Mr. Tambo, Black Minstrel Puppet

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
string (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 46 in; 116.84 cm
Object Name:
puppet
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1850
Subject:
Puppetry  Search this
Blackface  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Hazelle H. and J. Woodson Rollins
ID Number:
1979.0974.01
Accession number:
1979.0974
Catalog number:
1979.0974.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-a8da-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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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f0f6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_668352
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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:
edanmdm:nmah_672841
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Sensation; Original Dixieland One-Step

Recording artist:
Pete Daily's Dixieland Band  Search this
Manufacturer:
Capitol  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: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Recording date:
1949
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1965, Vol. 3: Co - El
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.451
Maker number:
15432
CC-183
Accession number:
1978.0670
Catalog number:
1978.0670.451
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-e39f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_676272
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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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-bb32-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663270
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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:
edanmdm:nmah_666568
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Charlie McCarthy pinback button

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
celluloid (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in; x 1.905 cm
overall: 3/8 in x 3/4 in; .9525 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
Button
Date made:
around 1938
Subject:
Radio  Search this
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edith R. Meggers
ID Number:
CL.314637.00506
Accession number:
314637
Catalog number:
314637.00506
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-045a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1063962

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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"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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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Advertising
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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Jenny Lind Concert Ticket, October 18, 1850

Referenced:
Lind, Jenny  Search this
Barnum, P. T.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 7/8 in x 3 1/8 in; 4.7625 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
ticket
Date made:
1850
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Ella Cummings
ID Number:
MI.63.251b
Accession number:
71118
Catalog number:
63.251b
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-2200-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Jenny Lind Concert Ticket, November 29, 1850

Referenced:
Lind, Jenny  Search this
Barnum, P. T.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 15/16 in x 1 11/16 in; 7.4295 cm x 4.2545 cm
Object Name:
ticket
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1850
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Ella Cummings
ID Number:
MI.63.251f
Accession number:
71118
Catalog number:
63.251f
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-a788-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1406759
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Jenny Lind Concert Program, October 19, 1850

Referenced:
Lind, Jenny  Search this
Barnum, P. T.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in; 22.225 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
program
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1850
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Ella Cummings
ID Number:
MI.63.252b
Accession number:
71118
Catalog number:
63.252b
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Giving in America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-a8e1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1406760
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Jenny Lind Concert Program, June 9, 1851

Referenced:
Lind, Jenny  Search this
Barnum, P. T.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/4 in x 5 3/4 in; 22.225 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
program
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1851
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Ella Cummings
ID Number:
MI.63.252f
Accession number:
71118
Catalog number:
63.252f
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-a8e5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1406764
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Jenny Lind Concert Program. September 11, 1850

Referenced:
Lind, Jenny  Search this
Barnum, P. T.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 5 3/4 in; 22.86 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
program
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1850
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Ella Cummings
ID Number:
MI.63.252a
Accession number:
71118
Catalog number:
63.252a
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-61c1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607127
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“Jenny Lind's Favorite Polka”

Publisher:
G. P. Reed  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 in; 34.29 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1846
ID Number:
1983.0424.087
Accession number:
1983.0424
Catalog number:
1983.0424.087
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-65d5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670941
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