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Velocipede used by Buster Keaton in the film Our Hospitality

Physical Description:
metal, iron (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 42 in x 73 in x 20 in; 106.68 cm x 185.42 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
Velocipede
hobby horse
pedestrian curricle
swift walker
dandy horse
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Used:
United States: California, Truckee
Date made:
1923
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Bicycling  Search this
Entertainment, Film  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Buster Keaton
ID Number:
CL.308263
Accession number:
71392
Catalog number:
308263
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Exhibition:
Director's Office
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-e26c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Prince's Yellow Cloud Electric Guitar

User:
Prince  Search this
Maker:
Haugen, Barry  Search this
Rusan, David  Search this
Knut-Koupee Enterprises, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paint (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
brass (overall material)
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 38 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in; 97.79 cm x 29.21 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place Made:
United States: Minnesota, Minneapolis
Date made:
1983
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
Credit Line:
Gift of Paisley Park Enterprises
ID Number:
1993.0435.01
Catalog number:
1993.0435.01
Accession number:
1993.0435
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Guitars
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4673-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Cuban Flag Bata Cubana worn by Celia Cruz

Physical Description:
satin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall, mounted: 57 in x 50 in x 22 1/2 in; 144.78 cm x 127 cm x 57.15 cm
Object Name:
dress
Credit Line:
Gift of the Celia Cruz Estate courtesy of the Celia Cruz Legacy Project
ID Number:
2016.0032.017
Accession number:
2016.0032
Catalog number:
2016.0032.017
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Exhibition:
¡Presente!
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Violin, used by Lindsey Stirling

Performer:
Stirling, Lindsey  Search this
Physical Description:
wood; metal; string (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 1/2 in x 8 in x 3 in; 57.15 cm x 20.32 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
violin
Place made:
Czechoslovakia
Date made:
20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Lindsey Stirling
ID Number:
2015.0303.03
Accession number:
2015.0303
Catalog number:
2015.0303.03
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Violins
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-83a1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Storm costume from X-Men: Days of Future Past

Wearer:
Berry, Halle  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
synthetic fibers (overall material)
synthetic leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 64 in x 19 in x 9 1/2 in; 162.56 cm x 48.26 cm x 24.13 cm
overall; overall, maximum (exhibit or expanded): 64 in x 88 in x 9 1/2 in; 162.56 cm x 223.52 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
costume
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
2013
Subject:
X-Men  Search this
Entertainment, Film  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of 20th Century Fox
ID Number:
2014.0076.02
Accession number:
2014.0076
Catalog number:
2014.0076.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1f98-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1462896
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Knickers worn by Bessie Bonehill

User:
Bonehill, Bessie  Search this
Physical Description:
green (overall color)
white (waistband color)
muslin (waistband material)
velvet (overall material)
arsenic (dye material)
Measurements:
overall, mounted: 27 in x 12 in x 9 in; 68.58 cm x 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
overall: 27 in x 19 in; 68.58 cm x 48.26 cm
Object Name:
knickers
Subject:
Vaudeville  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dorothy M. Wallace
ID Number:
1986.0432.07
Accession number:
1986.0432
Catalog number:
1986.0432.07
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-00a9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_682283

Cuban Rumba Dress

Associated Name:
Cruz, Celia  Search this
Designer:
Arteaga, Enrique  Search this
Physical Description:
red (overall color)
polyester (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 55 in x 50 in x 93 in; 139.7 cm x 127 cm x 236.22 cm
Object Name:
dress
Place Made:
United States
Date made:
1973 - 1987
Credit Line:
Gift of Celia Cruz
ID Number:
1997.0291.01
Accession number:
1997.0291
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-6eb0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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:
edanmdm:nmah_1216039
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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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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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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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Foxy Grandpa

Physical Description:
cloth (overall material)
leather (shoes material)
felt (hat material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in; 35.56 cm
Object Name:
Doll
Other Terms:
Doll; Dolls; Male; Cloth; Blonde; Surface
Subject:
Dolls  Search this
Motion Pictures  Search this
Credit Line:
Estate of Mary Elizabeth Sinnott
ID Number:
DL.61.0504
Catalog number:
61.0504
Accession number:
67366
Collector/donor number:
39-L
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Movies
Movie Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0a28-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_310588

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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-d895-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1233265
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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:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-1db2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1250383
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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:
edanmdm:nmah_1347554
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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:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-888b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670132

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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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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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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