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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
Release date:
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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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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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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Walt Disney's The Lion King VHS in Dutch

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
closed case: 1 1/8 in x 4 15/16 in x 7 11/16 in; 2.8575 cm x 12.54125 cm x 19.52625 cm
vhs tape: 1 in x 4 1/8 in x 7 3/8 in; 2.54 cm x 10.4775 cm x 18.7325 cm
Object Name:
Lion King VHS
cassette, vhs
Associated Place:
Netherlands
Date made:
1995
Subject:
Popular Culture  Search this
Children  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Frits van Paaschen
ID Number:
2016.0013.03
Catalog number:
2016.0013.03
Accession number:
2016.0013
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-43c8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1802842

Happy Days 45rpm record

Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 14 in x 1 in; 35.56 cm x 35.56 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Subject:
Television  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Music  Search this
ID Number:
2011.0094.01
Accession number:
2011.0094
Catalog number:
2011.0094.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-596b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1404524

Mickey Mouse Club pinback button

Depicted:
Mickey Mouse Club  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in; 2.54 cm
Object Name:
button, entertainment
button
Date made:
1930-1935
Subject:
Entertainment  Search this
Entertainment, Film  Search this
ID Number:
2016.3009.019
Nonaccession number:
2016.3009
Catalog number:
2016.3009.019
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-9f10-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1802876

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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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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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:
edanmdm:nmah_665505
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Lightning rifle prop used in The Matrix Revolutions

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
tape (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 27 in x 12 in; 24.13 cm x 68.58 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
prop
weapon
movie prop
gun
Date made:
1999
before 2003
Subject:
Movie  Search this
Guns  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift from Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc.
ID Number:
2013.0001.26
Accession number:
2013.0001
Catalog number:
2013.0001.26
Collector/donor number:
103831
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-0c74-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1445189

Aeolian Pianola Piano Player

Maker:
Aeolian Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 37 1/2 in x 44 in x 16 3/8 in; 95.25 cm x 111.76 cm x 41.5925 cm
Object Name:
piano player
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1901
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Julian James
ID Number:
MI.285023
Accession number:
57301
Catalog number:
285023
Serial number:
122
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Mechanical Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-e26d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1160837

Presidential Medal of Freedom, presented to Duke Ellington

Recipient:
Ellington, Duke  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
enamel (overall material)
ribbon (overall material)
wood (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 7 1/4 in x 8 1/4 in; 5.08 cm x 18.415 cm x 20.955 cm
Object Name:
medal
Place made:
United States
Presentation date:
1969
Subject:
Awards and Prizes  Search this
ID Number:
1989.0369.345
Accession number:
1989.0369
Catalog number:
1989.0369.345
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-72c1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1200130
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Jimmy Lunceford Memorial Award, presented to Duke Ellington

Recipient:
Ellington, Duke  Search this
Referenced:
Lunceford, Jimmie  Search this
Basie, Count  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 36 in x 15 in x 15 in; 91.44 cm x 38.1 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
trophy
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
Presentation date:
1947
Subject:
Awards and Prizes  Search this
ID Number:
1989.0369.106
Accession number:
1989.0369
Catalog number:
1989.0369.106
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Jazz
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-9880-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1281352
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Movie Costumes, R2-D2 and C-3PO

Associated Name:
LUCASFILM Ltd.  Search this
Object Name:
movie costumes, droids
Subject:
Star Wars  Search this
Related Publication:
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
Credit Line:
LUCASFILM Ltd. (through Howard Roffman)
ID Number:
COLL.DROIDS.006000
Accession number:
1984.0302
Catalog number:
1984.0302.01
1984.0302.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-38c1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1329734

C-3PO, from Return of the Jedi

Physical Description:
brass; metal; paint; plastic; rubber; electrical wire, metal plating, adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 68 in x 34 in x 20 in; 1727 mm x 864 mm x 508 mm
Object Name:
movie costume, droid
movie costume, droid or robot
Associated Place:
United States: California, San Rafael
Subject:
Star Wars  Search this
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
Credit Line:
LUCASFILM Ltd.
ID Number:
1984.0302.02
Accession number:
1984.0302
Catalog number:
1984.0302.02
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Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-7bea-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739237
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R2-D2, from Return of the Jedi

Physical Description:
aluminum; paint; plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 44 in x 26 in x 28 1/2 in; 111.76 cm x 66.04 cm x 72.39 cm
Object Name:
movie costume, droid
movie costume, droid or robot
Associated Place:
United States: California, San Rafael
Subject:
Star Wars  Search this
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
Credit Line:
LUCASFILM Ltd.
ID Number:
1984.0302.01
Catalog number:
1984.0302.01
Accession number:
1984.0302
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Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-0ad8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_880209
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Painting of Duke Ellington

Depicted:
Ellington, Duke  Search this
Maker:
Ellington, Gaye  Search this
Physical Description:
canvas (overall material)
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 41 in x 40 in x 5 in; 104.14 cm x 101.6 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
painting
Date made:
1985
Subject:
Jazz  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
1989.0369.444
Accession number:
1989.0369
Catalog number:
1989.0369.444
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Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-6fe8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1201271

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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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4a8b2aabb-628b-3075-e053-15f76fa0dca1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1982092
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Ethel Merman and Mary Martin

Recording artist:
Merman, Ethel  Search this
Martin, Mary  Search this
Maker:
Decca  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Recording date:
1953
Credit Line:
Gift of Stacey Kluck
ID Number:
2017.0191.06
Accession number:
2017.0191
Catalog number:
2017.0191.06
Maker number:
DL 7027
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-7076-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1846552
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