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Refrigerators and women’s empowerment: The “peaceful revolution” of rural electrification

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Interviews
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 21:05:53 +0000
Topic:
American History  Search this
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Blog Feed
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Clethra alnifolia 'Hummingbird'

Life Form:
Deciduous shrub/sub-shrub
Topic:
Display Gardens  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Hummingbird Summersweet
Sweet pepperbush
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Asteranae
Order:
Ericales
Family:
Clethraceae
Genus:
Clethra
Species:
alnifolia
Accession Number:
2021-0668A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian Gardens Display Collection
On Display:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
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EDAN-URL:
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Clethra alnifolia 'Hummingbird'

Life Form:
Deciduous shrub/sub-shrub
Topic:
Display Gardens  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Hummingbird Summersweet
Sweet pepperbush
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Asteranae
Order:
Ericales
Family:
Clethraceae
Genus:
Clethra
Species:
alnifolia
Accession Number:
2021-0670A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian Gardens Display Collection
On Display:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2021-0670A

Clethra alnifolia 'Hummingbird'

Life Form:
Deciduous shrub/sub-shrub
Topic:
Display Gardens  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Hummingbird Summersweet
Sweet pepperbush
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Asteranae
Order:
Ericales
Family:
Clethraceae
Genus:
Clethra
Species:
alnifolia
Accession Number:
2021-0671A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian Gardens Display Collection
On Display:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2021-0671A

Clethra alnifolia 'Hummingbird'

Life Form:
Deciduous shrub/sub-shrub
Topic:
Display Gardens  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Hummingbird Summersweet
Sweet pepperbush
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Asteranae
Order:
Ericales
Family:
Clethraceae
Genus:
Clethra
Species:
alnifolia
Accession Number:
2021-0672A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian Gardens Display Collection
On Display:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
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5 Cents, United States, 1893 (error)

Mint:
United States Mint  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall:;
Object Name:
Coin
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
1893
Credit Line:
Mabbott, Thomas
ID Number:
NU.279171.0010
Accession number:
279171
Catalog number:
68.95.14
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-7d41-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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5 Dollars

Maker:
Merchants Bank  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Object Name:
paper money
note
Place made:
United States: Minnesota, Mankato
Date made:
1850s
Credit Line:
Joseph Stack
ID Number:
NU.269888.0001
Accession number:
269888
Catalog number:
66.19191
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-738f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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25, 10, 5 Dollar

Issuing authority:
Congress at Halifax  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Object Name:
Paper Money
Province:
United States: North Carolina
Political area:
United States
Date made:
1776-04-02
Credit Line:
Library of Congress
ID Number:
NU.248278.0008
Catalog number:
NU75505
Accession number:
248278
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-5aab-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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container, ointment jar, Egyptian

Physical Description:
alabaster (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/8 in x 6 5/8 in x 2 in; 5.3975 cm x 16.8275 cm x 5.08 cm
overall: 6 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 17.145 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
container, stone
container, ointment jar, Egyptian
Date made:
ca 2000 BC
ID Number:
MG.M-12332
Catalog number:
M-12332
Accession number:
280922
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-ee51-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1377298
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S and B Laudanum, U.S.P. VIII

Maker:
Shoemaker & Busch  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5.5 cm x 2 cm x 2 cm; 2 3/16 in x 13/16 in x 13/16 in
box: 5 1/2 in x 2 in x 1 in; 13.97 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
bottle: 5 1/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 7/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
pharmaceutical
Other Terms:
otc preparation; Patent Medicines; Drugs
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
c. 1906
Date made:
1906-1918
Subject:
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association
ID Number:
MG.M-13067.23
Catalog number:
M-13067.23
Accession number:
321641
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-da44-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_715506
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Bouquet Des Alpes

Maker:
E. Coudray  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (packaging material)
paper (container material)
milk glass (container material)
cork (container material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 13.97 cm x 6.6675 cm x 4.1275 cm
Object Name:
fragrance
Other Terms:
Perfume; Cosmetics; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
ca 1860-1900
Subject:
Perfume  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Edward Mogull
ID Number:
MG.M-12151.19
Catalog number:
M-12151
Accession number:
271464
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Fragrance
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-f228-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_716444
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hawk, mummified

Physical Description:
bone (overall material)
cloth (overall material)
horn (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in; 30.7975 cm x 13.97 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
Hawk, Mummified
hawk, mummified
ID Number:
MG.M-12293
Catalog number:
M-12293
Accession number:
281344
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-8139-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Munyon's Nerve Remedy

Maker:
Munyon's Homeopathic Home Remedy Company  Search this
Munyon Remedy Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 6.7 cm x 2 cm; 13/16 in x 2 5/8 in x 13/16 in
Object Name:
Homeopathic Preparation
Other Terms:
Homeopathic Preparation; Homeopathy; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
after 1918
Subject:
Nerve & Brain Drugs  Search this
G.E. Damon Collection  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-10411.01
Catalog number:
M-10411.01
Accession number:
246707
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-a0b7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_714639
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Brooks' Baby Balm

Maker:
William Brooks Medicine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
alcohol 11% (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 14.5 cm x 5 cm x 2.5 cm; 5 11/16 in x 1 15/16 in x in
box: 5 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 in; 14.605 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.54 cm
bottle: 5 1/8 in x 2 in x 7/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Other Terms:
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
Place Made:
United States: Arkansas, Russellville
Date made:
after 1906
Subject:
Diarrhea Drugs  Search this
Laxatives  Search this
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics  Search this
G.E. Damon Collection  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-10414.05
Catalog number:
M-10414
Accession number:
246707
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-5069-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_715104

Marshall's Med. Cigarettes

Maker:
Marshall Cigarette Company  Search this
Physical Description:
cubebs (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 5/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 4.445 cm x 1.5875 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Other Terms:
Patent Medicines; Drugs
Place Made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
after 1941
Subject:
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs  Search this
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs  Search this
G.E. Damon Collection  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-10408
Catalog number:
M-10408
Accession number:
246707
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-db37-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_715507
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Dr Sagamore's Botanic Oil

Maker:
Hollis, Thomas  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Other Terms:
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1880-1911
Subject:
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments  Search this
G.E. Damon Collection  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-10409.14
Catalog number:
M-10409
Accession number:
246707
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-42f5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_715582
Online Media:

Johnson's American Anodyne Liniment

Maker:
I. S. Johnson and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ether, 26 minims per ounce (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 13.6525 cm x 4.1275 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Other Terms:
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
after 1906
Subject:
Skin & Dermatology Drugs  Search this
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments  Search this
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs  Search this
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs  Search this
Diarrhea Drugs  Search this
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs  Search this
G.E. Damon Collection  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-10409.16
Catalog number:
M-10409
Accession number:
246707
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-4a5d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_715760
Online Media:

Swaim's Panacea

Maker:
Swaim's Laboratory  Search this
Physical Description:
alcohol 4.5% (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Other Terms:
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
Place Made:
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
Date made:
after 1906
Subject:
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins  Search this
Blood & Liver Drugs  Search this
G.E. Damon Collection  Search this
Related Publication:
Wilson, William L.. 19th Century Medicine in Glass
ID Number:
MG.M-10426.25
Catalog number:
M-10426
Accession number:
246707
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-86c5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_716205
Online Media:

Buckingham's Dye for the Whiskers

Maker:
R. P. Hall & Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/8 in x 2 in x 1 1/8 in; 13.6525 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
hair care product
hair dye, facial
Other Terms:
Cosmetics; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Lowell
Subject:
G.E. Damon Collection  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-10417.03
Accession number:
246707
Catalog number:
M-10417.03
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Care and Enhancement
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Marketed to Men
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-491d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_716462
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Nyal's Eyewater

Maker:
New York and London Drug Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 7/8 in; 10.795 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
otc preparation
Other Terms:
Patent Medicines; Non-Liquid
Subject:
First Aid Products & Antiseptics  Search this
G.E. Damon Collection  Search this
ID Number:
MG.M-10409.07
Catalog number:
M-10409
Accession number:
246707
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-572c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_720002
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