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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:
ca 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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Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-045a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1063962

Prop manacles worn by LeVar Burton as Kunta Kinte in Roots

User:
Roots  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
paint (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 53 in; 16.51 cm x 134.62 cm
Object Name:
shackles, prop
Date made:
1977
Subject:
Television  Search this
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
Credit Line:
The Wolper Organization
ID Number:
1993.0170.02
Catalog number:
1993.0170.02
Accession number:
1993.0170
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Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-d072-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1157570
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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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Sound Recordings
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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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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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
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Guitars
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4673-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607482
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US Army campaign hat worn by Irving Berlin

User:
Warner Brothers  Search this
Berlin, Irving  Search this
Physical Description:
fiber, wool (overall material)
Object Name:
hat
Date made:
1942
Date made:
before 1942
Subject:
Homefront, World War II  Search this
Musical Theater  Search this
Motion Pictures  Search this
Theater  Search this
Related event:
World War II  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Elizabeth I. Peters, Linda Louise Emmet, and Mary Ellin Barrett
ID Number:
1991.3198.61
Catalog number:
1991.3198.61
Nonaccession number:
1991.3198
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Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-c7f6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_608039
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Timbales, used by Tito Puente

User:
Puente, Tito  Search this
Maker:
Latin Percussion  Search this
Physical Description:
steel, chrome-plated (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 126 cm x 70 cm x 63 cm; 49 5/8 in x 27 9/16 in x 24 13/16 in
Object Name:
drum set
Place Made:
United States: New Jersey, Garfield
Date made:
1990 - 1996
Subject:
Olympics  Search this
Related event:
Olympic Summer Games: Atlanta, 1996  Search this
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
Credit Line:
Gift of Tito Puente
ID Number:
1996.0304.01
Accession number:
1996.0304
Catalog number:
1996.0604.01
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National Treasures exhibit
Artifact Walls exhibit
Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-5994-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_609361
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Technics Turntable, used by Grandmaster Flash

Maker:
Technics  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 45 cm x 37 cm x 8 cm; 17 23/32 in x 14 9/16 in x 3 5/32 in
Object Name:
turntable
Date made:
1979 - 1988
Subject:
Hip-Hop  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Grandmaster Flash
ID Number:
2006.0060.03
Accession number:
2006.0060
Catalog number:
2006.0060.03
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Music & Musical Instruments
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Cultures & Communities
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Electronic Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-dd07-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1301251
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Boombox, used by Fab 5 Freddy

Maker:
Sharp  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
non-ferrous metal, eletrical wire (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 34 in x 9 in; 29.21 cm x 86.36 cm x 22.86 cm
overall: 11 3/4 in x 33 3/4 in x 10 1/4 in; 29.845 cm x 85.725 cm x 26.035 cm
Object Name:
boombox
Date made:
ca 1985
Subject:
Hip-Hop  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Fred (Fab 5 Freddy) Brathwaite
ID Number:
2006.0059.01
Accession number:
2006.0059
Catalog number:
2006.0059.01
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Family & Social Life
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Electronic Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-83fd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1322612
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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
Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
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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Costume worn by Diosa Costello as Bloody Mary in South Pacific

Physical Description:
cotton, knit (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 59 in x 18 in; 149.86 cm x 45.72 cm
Object Name:
costume
Date made:
1950
Subject:
Theater  Search this
Pacific Islanders  Search this
Latino  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Diosa Costello
ID Number:
2011.0208.01
Accession number:
2011.0208
Catalog number:
2011.0208.01
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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/ng49ca746b4-eee2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1411073

Lei worn by Diosa Costello as Bloody Mary in South Pacific

Physical Description:
cork (overall material)
monofilament (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 48 in; 121.92 cm
overall: 48 in x 3 in x 1 in; 121.92 cm x 7.62 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
lei
Date made:
before 1951
Subject:
Theater  Search this
Latino  Search this
Pacific Islanders  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Diosa Costello
ID Number:
2011.0208.02
Accession number:
2011.0208
Catalog number:
2011.0208.02
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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/ng49ca746ad-637a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1411075

Lei worn by Diosa Costello as Bloody Mary in South Pacific

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 in; 48.26 cm
Object Name:
lei
Date made:
before 1951
Subject:
Theater  Search this
Latino  Search this
Pacific Islanders  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Diosa Costello
ID Number:
2011.0208.03
Accession number:
2011.0208
Catalog number:
2011.0208.03
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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/ng49ca746ad-637b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1411076

Lei worn by Diosa Costello as Bloody Mary in South Pacific

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 in; 48.26 cm
Object Name:
lei
Date made:
before 1951
Subject:
Theater  Search this
Latino  Search this
Pacific Islanders  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Diosa Costello
ID Number:
2011.0208.04
Accession number:
2011.0208
Catalog number:
2011.0208.04
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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/ng49ca746ad-637c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1411077

Buffalo Bill's Wild West Deadwood coach paper toy

Maker:
McLoughlin Bros., Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
glue (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
die cut figure
Date made:
ca 1890
1884
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Entertainment, general  Search this
Wild West Shows  Search this
West  Search this
Wild West Shows  Search this
ID Number:
2012.0071.01
Accession number:
2012.0071
Catalog number:
2012.0071.01
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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/ng49ca746ad-9973-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1419417
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Buffalo Bill's Wild West cowboy paper toy

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
glue (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 4 in; 10.16 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
die cut figure
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
West  Search this
Wild West Shows  Search this
ID Number:
2012.0071.06
Accession number:
2012.0071
Catalog number:
2012.0071.06
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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/ng49ca746af-f631-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1419431
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Buffalo Bill's Wild West cowboy paper toy

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
glue (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 4 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
paper toy
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
West  Search this
Wild West Shows  Search this
ID Number:
2012.0071.07
Accession number:
2012.0071
Catalog number:
2012.0071.07
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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/ng49ca746ad-9976-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1419432
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Buffalo Bill's Wild West Indian paper toy

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
glue (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 2 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
paper toy
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
West  Search this
Wild West Shows  Search this
ID Number:
2012.0071.17
Accession number:
2012.0071
Catalog number:
2012.0071.17
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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/ng49ca746ad-99b7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1419454
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Buffalo Bill's Wild West paper toy

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
glue (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 2 3/16 in; 10.16 cm x 5.588 cm
Object Name:
paper toy
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
Entertainment, general  Search this
Wild West Shows  Search this
West  Search this
Wild West Shows  Search this
ID Number:
2012.0071.18
Accession number:
2012.0071
Catalog number:
2012.0071.18
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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/ng49ca746ad-99b8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1419455
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Buffalo Bill's Wild West Indian paper toy

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
glue (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 4 in; 10.16 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
die cut figure
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
Entertainment, general  Search this
Wild West Shows  Search this
West  Search this
Wild West Shows  Search this
ID Number:
2012.0071.24
Accession number:
2012.0071
Catalog number:
2012.0071.24
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Popular Entertainment
Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-969e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1419463
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Buffalo Bill's Wild West paper toy

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
glue (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 4 1/2 in; 7.62 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
die cut figure
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
Entertainment, general  Search this
Wild West Shows  Search this
West  Search this
Wild West Shows  Search this
ID Number:
2012.0071.27
Accession number:
2012.0071
Catalog number:
2012.0071.27
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Popular Entertainment
Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-f634-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1419466
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