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Louis Armstrong

Artist:
Bob Willoughby, 30 Jun 1927 - 18 Dec 2009  Search this
Sitter:
Louis Armstrong, 4 Aug 1901 - 6 Jul 1971  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 35.2 x 24 cm. (13 7/8 x 9 7/16")
Sheet: 40.2 x 30.3 cm. (15 13/16 x 11 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\California\Los Angeles\Culver City
Date:
1956 (printed 1994)
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Teeth  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Interior\Studio\Film  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Male  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Comedian  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Louis Armstrong: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn\Trumpet  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Willoughby
Object number:
NPG.97.92
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Bob Willoughby
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f44fa770-8ca1-4e66-8db4-892f93b51eb9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.97.92

M.B. Brady's New Photographic Gallery in "Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper"

Artist:
Albert Berghaus, active 1869 - 1880  Search this
Publication:
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1853  Search this
Associated Person:
Mathew B. Brady, 1823? - 15 Jan 1896  Search this
Medium:
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 22.4 × 35 cm (8 13/16 × 13 3/4")
Sheet: 23.7 × 41.3 cm (9 5/16 × 16 1/4")
Mat: 55.9 × 71.1 cm (22 × 28")
Type:
Print
Date:
January 5, 1861 (date of publication)
Topic:
Artwork  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Top hat  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Chandelier  Search this
Interior\Art gallery  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Newspaper  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
AD/NPG.83.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49b12f51b-2e78-4182-a1fb-e009a694d264
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.83.2

Bill "Bojangles" Robinson

Artist:
George Hurrell, 01 Jun 1904 - 17 May 1992  Search this
Sitter:
Luther "Bill Bojangles" Robinson, 26 May 1878 - 25 Nov 1949  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print on paper
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 22.8 x 15.9 cm (9 x 6 1/4")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14")
Frame: 46.5 x 36.4 x 3.2 cm (18 5/16 x 14 5/16 x 1 1/4")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1935
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Fedora  Search this
Architecture\Stairs\Staircase  Search this
Personal Attribute\Teeth  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Pin  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Luther "Bill Bojangles" Robinson: Male  Search this
Luther "Bill Bojangles" Robinson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Luther "Bill Bojangles" Robinson: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Luther "Bill Bojangles" Robinson: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer\Tap  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.89.193
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Estate of George Hurrell
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm470557b2e-27b1-42bb-824c-b6fc5b882282
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.89.193

Untitled (postcard)

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
cyanotype
Dimensions:
3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (8.9 x 14.0 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photomechanical Reproduction
Date:
ca. 1910
Topic:
Animal\cat  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\stairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Richard and Andrea Kremer
Object number:
1996.56.4
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b9f56c1f-ef40-47b8-9c1b-8b1b18793b39
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1996.56.4

Room Interior with Winding Staircase

Artist:
Francis Davis Millet, born Mattapoisett, MA 1846-died at sea 1912  Search this
Medium:
oil on board
Dimensions:
14 1/8 x 11 3/8 in. (35.9 x 28.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Architecture Interior\detail\stairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the James F. Dicke Family
Object number:
2012.14
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor, 5A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 3rd Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72571835e-69f9-41fd-a973-0e084ad0779f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2012.14

Ave. 54, from the East Los Angeles Urban Portrait Portfolio

Artist:
John M. Valadez, born Los Angeles, CA 1951  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
inkjet print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 16 × 24 in. (40.6 × 61.0 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
ca. 1978, printed 2016
Topic:
Ethnic\Hispanic  Search this
Architecture\detail\stairs  Search this
Cityscape\California\Los Angeles  Search this
Architecture\detail\railing  Search this
Portrait female\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center
Copyright:
© 1978, John M. Valadez
Object number:
2017.8.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72ba5b1aa-84ac-4435-99e7-3a74a5ec6306
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2017.8.7

Untitled, New Orleans, Louisiana, from the series The American Monument

Artist:
Lee Friedlander, born Aberdeen, WA 1934  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 3/8 x 11 1/8 in. (18.7 x 28.3 cm) sheet: 11 x 13 7/8 in. (27.9 x 35.2 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1975
Topic:
Cityscape\Louisiana\New Orleans  Search this
Object\weapon\cannon  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\stairs  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\wall  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment, Margery and Edgar Masinter, Kevin and Lisa McGovern, and Bernie Stadiem
Copyright:
© Lee Friedlander
Object number:
2003.42.694
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79b017849-85d3-42f7-a6a8-15c4427160c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2003.42.694

The Jolly Corner II: 5

Artist:
Peter Milton, born Lower Merion, PA 1930  Search this
Printer:
Gretchen Ewert  Search this
Robert Townsend  Search this
Publisher:
Aquarius Press  Search this
Medium:
resist-ground etching and engraving on paper
Dimensions:
14 3/4 x 18 3/4 in. (37.5 x 47.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1971
Topic:
Figure\child  Search this
Architecture Interior\detail\stairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Moses Lasky
Object number:
2004.32.10.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a0591e79-6fe6-4523-b1c2-3ac322a81b62
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2004.32.10.11

Jackalopes, Cowboys and Coalmines: A Photographic Survey of Energy Development in Wyoming

Artist:
Penny Diane Wolin, born Cheyenne, WY 1953  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 9 1/2 × 9 3/8 in. (24.2 × 23.9 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1979
Topic:
Figure male\knee length  Search this
Landscape\Wyoming  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\stairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.1721
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ddbe1d48-b9e3-4d75-a335-d4562b335b68
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1721

Points of Reference: Atlas, Webster & Roget

Artist:
Alphonse Mattia, born Philadelphia, PA 1947  Search this
Medium:
painted Baltic birch plywood and various hardwoods with glass and gold leaf
Dimensions:
part A (case with tilted mirror): 72 x 19 x 13 1/2 in. (182.9 x 48.3 x 34.3 cm) part B (case with square mirror): 70 x 21 1/2 x 15 1/2 in. (177.8 x 54.6 x 39.4 cm) part C (case with circular mirror): 66 1/2 x 19 x 18 in. (168.9 x 48.3 x 45.7 cm) part D (first large drawer in part A): 4 3/8 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (11.1 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm) part E (second large drawer in part A): 4 3/8 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (11.1 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm) part F (first large drawer in part B): 4 3/8 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (11.1 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm) part G (second large drawer in part B): 4 3/8 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (11.1 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm) part H (first large drawer in part C): 4 3/8 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (11.1 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm) part I (second large drawer in part C): 4 3/8 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (11.1 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm) part J (first small drawer in part A): 2 1/4 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (5.7 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm) part K (second small drawer in part A): 2 1/4 x 13 x 4 3/8 in. (5.7 x 33.0 x 11.1 cm) part L (first small drawer in part B): 2 1/4 x 13 x 4
Type:
Decorative Arts-Furniture
Crafts
Date:
1995
Topic:
Architecture\detail\stairs  Search this
Object\furniture\mirror  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Peter T. Joseph
Object number:
1998.34.2A-O
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71ea4b867-3afd-402f-9514-cf8da5a85873
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1998.34.2A-O

Lingerie, New York

Artist:
Roy DeCarava, born New York City 1919-died New York City 2009  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 7/8 x 14 in. (27.7 x 35.5 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1950, printed 1981
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Children  Search this
Object\other\sign  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\stairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by Henry L. Milmore
Copyright:
© 1981, Roy DeCarava
Object number:
1992.15.9
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk761d2a001-1b5b-4d89-bb9b-f4bc840a70ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1992.15.9

Untitled

Artist:
Ralph Eugene Meatyard, born Normal, IL 1925-died Lexington, KY 1972  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 8 7/8 x 3 5/8 in. (22.5 x 9.3 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1954
Topic:
Architecture\detail\stairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Copyright:
© 1972, Christopher Meatyard
Object number:
1993.71.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk773beaca7-c2f3-4a7a-b9ee-7383f9901c55
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1993.71.2

Boys on Steps, Kensington, Philadelphia

Artist:
John Frank Keith, born Philadelphia, PA 1883-died Philadelphia, PA 1947  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (14.0 x 8.9 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1925
Topic:
Children  Search this
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia  Search this
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Kensington  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\door  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\stairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.101
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7077d7033-2a2c-4067-bdc9-5f6a336d8ac9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.101

Baby on a Stoop, Kensington, Philadelphia

Artist:
John Frank Keith, born Philadelphia, PA 1883-died Philadelphia, PA 1947  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (14.0 x 8.9 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1925
Topic:
Figure\fragment\hand  Search this
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia  Search this
Figure\child\full length  Search this
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Kensington  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\door  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\stairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.103
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk785127cec-4a6d-49c0-8cab-21589232c081
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.103

Children on a Stoop, Kensington, Philadelphia

Artist:
John Frank Keith, born Philadelphia, PA 1883-died Philadelphia, PA 1947  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 3/8 x 3 1/2 in. (13.7 x 8.9 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1925
Topic:
Children  Search this
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia  Search this
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Kensington  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\door  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\stairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.104
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7acd13402-4dd4-4fb7-a446-25c370c5a590
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.104

Biloxi, Mississippi

Artist:
Lewis W. Hine, born Oshkosh, WI 1874-died Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 1940  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (19.1 x 24.1 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1925
Topic:
Children  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\stairs  Search this
Cityscape\Mississippi\Biloxi  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.80
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70b15670b-6b4d-4836-8806-314ecbbb6edc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.80

River House

Artist:
William Christenberry, born Tuscaloosa, AL 1936-died Washington, DC 2016  Search this
Medium:
wood, construction board, paperboard, metal, and dirt
Dimensions:
23 3/4 x 16 1/2 x 14 in. (60.3 x 41.9 x 35.5 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture-Assemblage
Date:
1980
Topic:
Object\other\sign  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\stairs  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\grocery  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Benjamin P. Nicolette
Object number:
1994.92
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 49B
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ea4f3634-9c9b-4458-829e-cfafc44e0039
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.92

Black on Black, Pittsburgh

Artist:
Prentiss Taylor, born Washington, DC 1907-died Washington, DC 1991  Search this
Medium:
lithograph and lithotint on paper
Dimensions:
image: 10 x 13 3/4 in. (25.3 x 34.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1948
Topic:
Landscape\time\night  Search this
Landscape\Pennsylvania\Pittsburgh  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\stairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Roderick S. Quiroz
Copyright:
© 1991, Roderick S. Quiroz
Object number:
1995.45.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70ebf2b94-004e-4297-9f58-d6fafd23d508
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1995.45.2

Point Lobos

Artist:
Tom Millea, born Bridgeport, CT 1944  Search this
Medium:
platinum-palladium print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1989
Topic:
Landscape\road\path  Search this
Landscape\California\Point Lobos  Search this
Architecture\detail\stairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of C. Philip Cardeiro
Copyright:
© 1989,Tom Millea
Object number:
1991.162.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c0da6b15-f9c2-4754-b152-c90805f5dc4a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.162.4

Untitled

Artist:
Salvatore Mancini, born Itri, Italy 1947  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 14 x 10 in. (35.5 x 25.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1980
Topic:
Architecture\detail\door  Search this
Architecture\detail\stairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist in honor and memory of Aaron Siskind
Copyright:
© 1980, Salvatore Mancini
Object number:
1991.202.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79d8d5ab4-0eb6-4e05-9e21-025ea34c4d12
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1991.202.10

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