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[Trade catalogs from Highbee's]

Company Name:
Highbee's  Search this
Notes content:
clothing ; accessories ; glassware ; ceramics ; decor ; furnishings
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Color images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Clothing (including hats; shoes; accessories; etc)  Search this
Department store; dry goods and mail order catalogs  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Topic:
Beverage industry  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Commercial catalogs  Search this
Department stores  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Dress accessories  Search this
Dry-goods  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
Hats  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Shoes  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_42655
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_42655

Spectacles

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (frame material)
glass (lenses material)
horn (inner rims material)
Measurements:
extended: 3.3 cm x 10.6 cm x 8.7 cm; 1 5/16 in x 4 3/16 in x 3 7/16 in
Object Name:
spectacles
Date made:
1750-1800
Subject:
Ophthalmology  Search this
Related Publication:
Spectacle and Other Vision Aids
Credit Line:
Dache M. Reeves
ID Number:
MG.M-11223
Accession number:
260033
Catalog number:
M-11223
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Spectacles

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
extended: 2.9 cm x 15 cm x 14.5 cm; 1 1/8 in x 5 7/8 in x 5 11/16 in
Object Name:
Spectacles
Date made:
ca 1850
Subject:
Ophthalmology  Search this
Education  Search this
Ophthalmology  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert S. Moody
ID Number:
MG.317912.064
Accession number:
317912
Catalog number:
317912.064
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Spectacles

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
cord (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
black (overall color)
aqua (overall color)
brown (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 3.1 cm x 13.3 cm x 2 cm; 1 1/4 in x 5 1/4 in x 13/16 in
Object Name:
Goggles
Date made:
ca 1860
Credit Line:
Robert S. Moody
ID Number:
MG.317912.088
Accession number:
317912
Catalog number:
317912.088
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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American Watch Company Prototype

Manufacturer:
Waltham Watch Company  Search this
Maker:
American Waltham Watch Co.  Search this
Oliver B. Marsh  Search this
Oliver B. Marsh, for American Watch Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
gold, 18 k (case material)
enamel, white (dial material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/8 in x 2 5/16 in x 5/8 in; 7.9375 cm x 5.87375 cm x 1.5875 cm
Object Name:
pocket watch
Place Made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston, Roxbury
Date made:
1849-1851
Date made:
ca 1852
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. E. Bourgeois
ID Number:
ME.334625
Accession number:
310796
Catalog number:
334625
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-89cc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Elgin Wristwatch

Manufacturer:
Elgin National Watch Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
leather (watch wrist strap material)
metal (part of watch case material)
silver (watch case material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 2 3/4 in x 7/8 in; 7.62 cm x 6.985 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
watch
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1917
Credit Line:
Donald Bronkema
ID Number:
ME.333963
Catalog number:
333963
Accession number:
304914
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Industry & Manufacturing
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-a082-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Helen Keller's Watch

Associated person:
Keller, Helen  Search this
Maker:
Rossel & Fils  Search this
Physical Description:
gold (watch case material)
brass (watch movement material)
gold-plated, copper alloy, porcelain-enamel, glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall, watch: 2 5/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1/2 in; 6.6675 cm x 4.7625 cm x 1.27 cm
overall, case: 2 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 6.35 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
watch
Place Made:
Switzerland
Date made:
ca 1865
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:
Phillips Brooks Keller & Mrs. Gordon Erwin
ID Number:
ME.335239
Catalog number:
335239
Accession number:
314555
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
National Treasures exhibit
Clothing & Accessories
Health & Medicine
Family & Social Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8e9e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_851873
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Antique Jewels

Graphic artist:
Jacquemart, Jules  Search this
Printer:
Delâtre  Search this
Publisher:
Gazette des Beaux-Arts  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 13.9 cm x 21.4 cm; 5 1/2 in x 8 7/16 in
sheet: 20.7 cm x 27.4 cm; 8 1/8 in x 10 13/16 in
Object Name:
Etching On Chine Colle
print
Object Type:
Etching
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Département de Ville-de-Paris
Date made:
1863
Subject:
Jewelry  Search this
Credit Line:
Jean Leon Gerome Ferris
ID Number:
GA.14602.01
Catalog number:
14602.01
Accession number:
94830
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Clothing & Accessories
Communications
Art
Ferris Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-d088-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1002105

The Red Shawl

Graphic artist:
Gearhart, May  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 10.3 cm x 7.5 cm; 4 1/16 in x 2 15/16 in
sheet: 23.3 cm x 15.3 cm; 9 3/16 in x 6 in
overall: 23.6 cm x 23 cm; 9 5/16 in x 9 1/16 in
Object Name:
print
etching
Print
Object Type:
Etching
Place made:
United States: California, Pasadena
Date made:
[1920]
ID Number:
GA.13357
Catalog number:
13357
Accession number:
70154
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Communications
Clothing & Accessories
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-b140-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_782240

Dress worn by Charlotte Cushman in the role of Queen Katherine in Shakespeare's Henry VIII .

Associated Name:
+D  Search this
Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
fiber, silk (overall material)
fiber, cotton (overall material)
mordant, iron (overall material)
dye, logwood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
metal, copper (overall material)
metal, arsenic (overall material)
Measurements:
back length: bodice: 18 in; 45.72 cm
back length: skirt: 66 in; 167.64 cm
shoulder width: 16 1/2 in; 41.91 cm
sleeve length: 19 in; 48.26 cm
Object Name:
Dress
dress
costume
costume, Gown Worn by Charlotte Cushman in "Henry the VIII"
Object Type:
dresses
open robes
Place made:
World
Date made:
1847-1874
Subject:
Theater  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Lent by Mrs. Allerton Cushman for the Period Costume Exhibit at the U.S. National Museum on May 22, 1914.
ID Number:
ET.014937
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Clothing & Accessories
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-69d4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_361115

Tobacco Pipe

Physical Description:
gourd, calabash (stummel material)
porcelain (bowl insert material)
plastic (Bakelite) (ferrule material)
vulcanite (hard rubber) (stem material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 6 5/8 in; 5.715 cm x 16.82834 cm
Object Name:
pipe
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Source:
South Africa
Date made:
1920 - 1930
Subject:
Personal Accessories  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Tobacco Use  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles G. Aschmann, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.69.0221
Catalog number:
69.0221
Accession number:
281133
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-5410-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312329
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Tobacco Pipe

Physical Description:
clay (pipe material)
reed or wood (stem material)
Measurements:
overall (with reed): 1 9/16 in x 19 1/2 in; 3.96875 cm x 49.53 cm
reed: 18 1/2 in x 6 mm; 46.99 cm x 1/4 in
bowl: 40 mm x 38 mm; 1 9/16 in x 1 1/2 in
bowl rim (diameter): 27 mm; 1 1/16 in
bowl socket (diameter): 14 1/2 in; 36.83 cm
Object Name:
pipe, tobacco
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Point Pleasant
Place purchased:
United States: New Hampshire, Hampton
Date made:
1849 - 1887
Subject:
Personal Accessories  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Tobacco Use  Search this
Tobacco Use  Search this
ID Number:
DL.68.0592A
Catalog number:
68.0592A
Accession number:
276186
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-ef9e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312605
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Tobacco Pipe

Physical Description:
clay (pipe material)
reed or wood (stem material)
Measurements:
overall (with reed): 1 1/2 in x 20 3/8 in; 3.81 cm x 51.7525 cm
reed: 19 7/8 in x 6.5 mm; 50.4825 cm x 1/4 in
bowl: 40 mm x 37 mm; 1 9/16 in x 1 15/32 in
bowl rim (diameter): 25 mm; 31/32 in
bowl socket (diameter): 15 mm; 19/32 in
Object Name:
pipe, tobacco
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Point Pleasant
Place purchased:
United States: New Hampshire, Hampton
Date made:
1849 - 1887
Subject:
Shakers  Search this
Personal Accessories  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Tobacco Use  Search this
ID Number:
DL.68.0592B
Catalog number:
68.0592B
Accession number:
276186
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-fe52-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312606
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Tobacco Pipe

Physical Description:
clay (pipe material)
reed or wood (stem material)
Measurements:
overall (with reed): 1 in x 17 15/16 in; 2.54 cm x 45.56125 cm
reed: 16 1/2 in x 6.5 mm; 41.91 cm x 1/4 in
bowl: 41 mm x 40 mm; 1 5/8 in x 1 9/16 in
bowl rim (diameter): 25 mm; 31/32 in
bowl socket (diameter): 13 mm; 1/2 in
Object Name:
pipe, tobacco
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Point Pleasant
Place purchased:
United States: New Hampshire, Hampton
Date made:
1849 - 1887
Subject:
Shakers  Search this
Personal Accessories  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Tobacco Use  Search this
ID Number:
DL.68.0592C
Catalog number:
68.0592C
Accession number:
276186
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-ef9f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312607
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Silver Matchbox

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in x 2 1/16 in x 1 1/2 in; 1.27 cm x 5.23875 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
matchbox
Place made:
United States
Place used:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1800- 1899
Subject:
Personal Accessories  Search this
Smoking  Search this
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Credit Line:
Given by Josephine Boardman Crane to the Smithsonian Institution
ID Number:
DL.68.0606
Catalog number:
68.0606
Accession number:
206579
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-4d32-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_315693
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Cane

Physical Description:
oak, ash or hickory (shaft material)
silver, nickel (ferrule material)
walnut (cap material)
Measurements:
overall: 55 1/8 in x 1 in; 140.0175 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
cane
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts
Place used:
United States: Massachusetts, Tewksbury
Date made:
18th century
1790 - 1800
Subject:
Personal Accessories  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ernest R. and E. Wilder Spaulding in memory of Rev. Samson Spaulding
ID Number:
DL.66.0523
Catalog number:
66.0523
Accession number:
266309
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Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-cb96-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_319099
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Sailor's Sea Chest

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
approx: 15 in x 36 in x 12 in; 38.1 cm x 91.44 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Chest, Sea
chest, sea
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts
United States: Massachusetts, New Bedford
Subject:
Maritime  Search this
Sailors  Search this
Sailing Ships  Search this
Related event:
Revolution and the New Nation  Search this
ID Number:
DL.63.828
Catalog number:
63.828
Accession number:
245875
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Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-f509-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_302136
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Seal

Physical Description:
wood (handle material)
paint (handle material)
metal, white (matrix material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
seal
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Place owned; place used:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Personal Accessories  Search this
writing implements  Search this
Men  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Arthur Wallace Dunn
ID Number:
DL.63.0804
Catalog number:
63.0804
Accession number:
244559
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-d8af-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_311506
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Seal

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in x 3 in x 7/8 in; 1.905 cm x 7.62 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
seal
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Place owned; place used:
United States: New York, New York City
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1908
Subject:
Armorial Devices  Search this
Personal Accessories  Search this
writing implements  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Arthur Wallace Dunn
ID Number:
DL.63.0806
Catalog number:
63.0806
Accession number:
244559
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-adc6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_311508
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Seal

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in x 3 in x 3/4 in; 1.27 cm x 7.62 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
seal
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Place owned; place used:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Personal Accessories  Search this
writing implements  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Arthur Wallace Dunn
ID Number:
DL.63.0805
Catalog number:
63.0805
Accession number:
244559
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-60bf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_311510
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