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Gen. Benjamin Helm Bristow

Artist:
Philip Oskar Jenkins, 1817 - Aug 1892  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Helm Bristow, 20 Jun 1832 - 22 Jun 1896  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.4cm x 63.5cm (30 1/16" x 25"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1874
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Goatee  Search this
Benjamin Helm Bristow: Male  Search this
Benjamin Helm Bristow: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Benjamin Helm Bristow: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of Treasury  Search this
Benjamin Helm Bristow: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer  Search this
Benjamin Helm Bristow: Politics and Government\State Attorney General\Kentucky  Search this
Benjamin Helm Bristow: Politics and Government\State Senator\Kentucky  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.72.104
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
2022 Rehang of Out of Many: Portraits from 1600 to 1900
Reconstruction Gallery
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 123
NPG, East Gallery 123
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4698fdab5-aaf3-4adf-9023-7f5770cd8aaa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.72.104

Ye Conquest of Ye Pump

Alternate Title:
Benjamin Franklin Butler
Artist:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin Butler, 5 Nov 1818 - 11 Jan 1893  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 12 × 22 cm (4 3/4 × 8 11/16")
Sheet: 15.8 × 24.3 cm (6 1/4 × 9 9/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1862
Topic:
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Exterior\Landscape\Battleground  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Caricature  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag\National\United States  Search this
Cartoon  Search this
Cartoon\Political  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Presidential candidate  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Union army officer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Yachtsman  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.63
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4425f7944-4353-491f-b9ba-0e1b31adc4a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.63

Worship of the North

Artist:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Sitter:
Henry Ward Beecher, 24 Jun 1813 - 8 Mar 1887  Search this
Charles Sumner, 6 Jan 1811 - 11 Mar 1874  Search this
Horace Greeley, 3 Feb 1811 - 29 Nov 1872  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler, 5 Nov 1818 - 11 Jan 1893  Search this
John Charles Frémont, 21 Jan 1813 - 13 Jul 1890  Search this
William Henry Seward, 16 May 1801 - 15 Oct 1872  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton, 19 Dec 1814 - 24 Dec 1869  Search this
Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe, 14 Jun 1811 - 1 Jul 1896  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside, 23 May 1824 - 13 Sep 1881  Search this
James Henry Lane, 22 Jun 1814 - 11 Jul 1866  Search this
John Albion Andrew, 31 May 1818 - 30 Oct 1867  Search this
John Brown, 9 May 1800 - 2 Dec 1859  Search this
Winfield Scott, 13 Jun 1786 - 29 May 1866  Search this
David Hunter, 21 Jul 1802 - 2 Feb 1886  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 17.9 × 24.8 cm (7 1/16 × 9 3/4")
Sheet: 23.1 × 30.4 cm (9 1/8 × 11 15/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1863
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Weapon\Spear  Search this
Baggage & Luggage\Bag  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Flag  Search this
Weapon\Knife  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Reptile\Snake  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
Equipment\Shackles  Search this
James Henry Lane: Male  Search this
James Henry Lane: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Henry Lane: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
James Henry Lane: Politics and Government\US Senator\Kansas  Search this
James Henry Lane: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Indiana  Search this
James Henry Lane: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\Indiana  Search this
Charles Sumner: Male  Search this
Charles Sumner: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Charles Sumner: Politics and Government\Statesman  Search this
Charles Sumner: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Charles Sumner: Politics and Government\US Senator\Massachusetts  Search this
William Henry Seward: Male  Search this
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
William Henry Seward: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Presidential candidate  Search this
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Statesman  Search this
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of State  Search this
William Henry Seward: Politics and Government\State Senator\New York  Search this
Winfield Scott: Male  Search this
Winfield Scott: Literature\Writer  Search this
Winfield Scott: Politics and Government\Presidential candidate  Search this
Winfield Scott: Politics and Government\Public official  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\War of 1812 army officer  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Mexican War army officer  Search this
Winfield Scott: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Horace Greeley: Male  Search this
Horace Greeley: Politics and Government\Presidential candidate  Search this
Horace Greeley: Journalism and Media\Magazine publisher  Search this
Horace Greeley: Journalism and Media\Newspaper publisher  Search this
Horace Greeley: Journalism and Media\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
Horace Greeley: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
David Hunter: Male  Search this
David Hunter: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Union army officer  Search this
Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe: Female  Search this
Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
John Albion Andrew: Male  Search this
John Albion Andrew: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Albion Andrew: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
John Albion Andrew: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Presidential candidate  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Union army officer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Yachtsman  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Male  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Literature\Writer  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Pastor  Search this
Henry Ward Beecher: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Male  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Politics and Government\Presidential candidate  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Natural Resource Occupations\Explorer  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Union army officer  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Politics and Government\US Senator\California  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Politics and Government\Governor\California  Search this
John Charles Frémont: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
John Brown: Male  Search this
John Brown: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Male  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\US Attorney General  Search this
Edwin McMasters Stanton: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of War  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside: Male  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Business executive\Railroad  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Union army officer  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside: Politics and Government\US Senator\Rhode Island  Search this
Ambrose Everett Burnside: Politics and Government\Governor\Rhode Island  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.95.A
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a21b1d56-0308-450c-816f-6773b91fe191
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.95.A

Enlistment of Sickles' Brigade

Artist:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Sitter:
Daniel Edgar Sickles, 20 Oct 1819 - 3 May 1914  Search this
Medium:
Etching on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 14.7 × 23.8 cm (5 13/16 × 9 3/8")
Sheet: 23 × 30.4 cm (9 1/16 × 11 15/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1863
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Weapon\Gun  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Dog  Search this
Printed Material\Book\Bible  Search this
Human Figures\Soldier  Search this
Exterior\Street  Search this
Human Figures\Crowd  Search this
Daniel Edgar Sickles: Male  Search this
Daniel Edgar Sickles: Politics and Government\US Senator\New York  Search this
Daniel Edgar Sickles: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Daniel Edgar Sickles: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Daniel Edgar Sickles: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Daniel Edgar Sickles: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Union army officer  Search this
Daniel Edgar Sickles: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Daniel Edgar Sickles: Politics and Government\US Congressman\New York  Search this
Daniel Edgar Sickles: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.79.95.D
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4454e53f6-cd1b-4b8d-ab9a-cf6ac72a9eea
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.79.95.D

Reminisces of the Blockade, 1861-1865

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Object Name:
Sheet of Paper
Other Terms:
Sheet of Paper; Documents
Subject:
U. S. Navy  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
AF.59701-N(1)
Catalog number:
59701-N(1)
Accession number:
298259
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Naval
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-a404-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_455360

letter

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Object Name:
letter
Other Terms:
Documents
Associated Place:
United States: Alabama, Mobile Bay
Date made:
1864
Associated date:
1864
Subject:
U. S. Navy  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Related event:
Battle of Mobile Bay, 1864  Search this
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
AF.59701-N(2)
Catalog number:
59701-N(2)
Accession number:
298259
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Naval
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-a405-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_455361

photograph

Measurements:
overall: 3 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 9.525 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Photograph
Other Terms:
Photograph; Documents
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Lawrence
Date made:
1862
Subject:
Civil War Photography  Search this
Navy  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
AF.59948-N(1)
Accession number:
1978.0589
Catalog number:
59948-N(1)
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Naval
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-9e09-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_455708

photograph

Measurements:
overall: 3 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 9.525 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Photograph
Other Terms:
Photograph; Documents
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1862
Subject:
Civil War Photography  Search this
Navy  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
AF.59948-N(2)
Catalog number:
59948-N(2)
Accession number:
1978.0589
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Naval
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-9e0a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_455709

photograph

Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
Photograph
Other Terms:
Photograph; Documents; Tintype
Subject:
Civil War Photography  Search this
Navy  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
AF.59948-N(3)
Catalog number:
59948-N(3)
Accession number:
1978.0589
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Naval
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-9e0b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_455710

book

Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 3 in; 10.16 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Book
Other Terms:
Book; Documents
Associated date:
1864 12 13 to 1865 05 17
1864 09 02
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Navy  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
AF.59948-N(4)
Catalog number:
59948-N(4)
Accession number:
1978.0589
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Naval
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-9e0c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_455711

Union Medal

Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.1 cm; 13/16 in
Object Name:
medal, political
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Waterbury
Date made:
ca 1861
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Scovill, Inc.
ID Number:
1981.0296.1139
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1139
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Military
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-0ab3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382132
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Ulysses S. Grant Commemorative Token

Depicted:
Grant, Ulysses S.  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.6 cm; 1 in
Object Name:
medal, political
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Waterbury
Date made:
mid 20th century
Credit Line:
Scovill, Inc.
ID Number:
1981.0296.1642
Accession number:
1981.0296
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1642
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Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1068-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382674
Online Media:

Benjamin Harrison Commemorative Token

Depicted:
Harrison, Benjamin  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.6 cm; 1 in
Object Name:
medal, political
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Waterbury
Date made:
mid 20th century
Credit Line:
Scovill, Inc.
ID Number:
1981.0296.1647
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1647
Accession number:
1981.0296
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-106d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382679
Online Media:

Chester A. Arthur Commemorative Token

Depicted:
Arthur, Chester A.  Search this
Maker:
Scovill Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.6 cm; 1 in
Object Name:
medal, political
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Waterbury
Date made:
mid 20th century
Credit Line:
Scovill, Inc.
ID Number:
1981.0296.1654
Catalog number:
1981.0296.1654
Accession number:
1981.0296
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Industry & Manufacturing
Scovill Manufacturing Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1074-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1382686
Online Media:

Dreams of Aerial Navigation

Author:
Crouch, Tom D.  Search this
Editor:
Hacker, Barton C.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
2016
Citation:
Crouch, Tom D. 2016. "Dreams of Aerial Navigation." In Astride Two Worlds: Technology and the American Civil War. Hacker, Barton C., editor. 205–244. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press. In Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge.
Identifier:
138852
ISBN:
9781935623915
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_138852

African-Americans Came out of the Civil War and Ran into Jim Crow | Smithsonian Channel

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2023-02-03T17:00:34.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
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EDAN-URL:
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Firing One of the Deadliest Cannons of the Civil War

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-10-09T04:00:00.000Z
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Smithsonian Channel
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Trace Adkins on Wartime Country Music

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-05-09T02:50:02.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_3garvPnnO6I

Why These Confederate Cartoons Were Kept Hidden

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-10-15T04:00:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
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EDAN-URL:
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How Contacting the Dead Became a Family Game

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-11-20T05:00:00.000Z
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Entertainment  Search this
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