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Shofar

User:
Sulzberger, Leopold  Search this
Cotton States Exposition  Search this
Physical Description:
horn, ram (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in x 1 in; 8.89 cm x 29.21 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
shofar
Place Made:
Germany
Date made:
before 1838
Subject:
Judaism  Search this
Immigration  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Family  Search this
Related event:
Cotton States and International Exposition  Search this
Related Publication:
Grossman, Grace Cohen, with Richard Eighme Ahlborn. Judaica at the Smithsonian: Cultural Politics as Cultural Model
Credit Line:
Gift of David Sulzberger, 1889
ID Number:
MI.095142
Accession number:
22131
Catalog number:
095142
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1160973

Trip to the County Fair

Performing artists:
Premier Quartette  Search this
Manufacturer:
Edison Laboratory  Search this
Distributor:
National Phonograph Company  Search this
Maker:
Edison Laboratory  Search this
Physical Description:
cardboard (case material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 10.795 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Orange
Date made:
1908-1912
Subject:
Music  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
ID Number:
MI.373768.012
Catalog number:
373768K
373768
Accession number:
136519
Serial number:
538
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_849853

Set of 7 Japanese Scale Rules Signed Fujishima

Maker:
Fujishima  Search this
Physical Description:
bamboo (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.2 cm x 33 cm x 4.6 cm; 1 21/32 in x 13 in x 1 13/16 in
Object Name:
scale rules, set of
rules, set of
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Rule, Measuring  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261283
Catalog number:
261283
Accession number:
51116
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-aa33-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215103
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Set of 7 Japanese Scale Rules Signed Fujishima

Maker:
Fujishima  Search this
Physical Description:
bamboo (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.2 cm x 33 cm x 4.6 cm; 1 21/32 in x 13 in x 1 13/16 in
Object Name:
scale rules, set of
rules, set of
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Rule, Measuring  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261284
Catalog number:
261284
Accession number:
51116
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-aa34-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215104

Set of 5 Japanese Scale Rules Signed Fujishima

Maker:
Fujishima  Search this
Physical Description:
bamboo (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.3 cm x 33 cm x 4.6 cm; 1 11/16 in x 13 in x 1 13/16 in
Object Name:
scale rules, set of
rules, set of
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Rule, Measuring  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261285
Catalog number:
261285
Accession number:
51116
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Measuring & Mapping
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Metric System
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-abcb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215105

Set of 6 Japanese Scale Rules Signed Fujishima

Maker:
Fujishima  Search this
Physical Description:
bamboo (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.2 cm x 33 cm x 4.6 cm; 1 21/32 in x 13 in x 1 13/16 in
Object Name:
scale rules, set of
rules, set of
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Rule, Measuring  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261286
Catalog number:
261286
Accession number:
51116
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-abcd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215106

Set of 6 Japanese Scale Rules Signed Fujishima

Maker:
Fujishima  Search this
Physical Description:
bamboo (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.2 cm x 33 cm x 4.6 cm; 1 21/32 in x 13 in x 1 13/16 in
Object Name:
scale rules, set of
rules, set of
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Rule, Measuring  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261287
Catalog number:
261287
Accession number:
51116
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Measuring & Mapping
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Metric System
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-abce-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215107

Japanese Folding Scale Rule

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .2 cm x 19.8 cm x 1.8 cm; 3/32 in x 7 25/32 in x 23/32 in
Object Name:
rule, folding
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Rule, Measuring  Search this
Protractor  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261294
Catalog number:
261294
Accession number:
51116
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-ad57-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215113
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Japanese Scale Rule

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .2 cm x 18.3 cm x 1.8 cm; 3/32 in x 7 7/32 in x 23/32 in
Object Name:
scale rule
rule
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Rule, Measuring  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261291
Catalog number:
261291
Accession number:
51116
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-ad58-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215114

Japanese Scale Rule with Chain

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.1 cm x 88.2 cm x 1.1 cm; 7/16 in x 34 23/32 in x 7/16 in
Object Name:
scale rule
rule
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Gauging  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261289
Accession number:
51119
Catalog number:
261289
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-ad59-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215115
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Japanese Scale Rule with Caliper

Physical Description:
bamboo (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.8 cm x 61 cm x 7.5 cm; 23/32 in x 24 1/32 in x 2 15/16 in
Object Name:
scale rule and caliper
rule
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Rule, Measuring  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Carpentry  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261299
Catalog number:
261299
Accession number:
51116
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-ad5a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215116
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Japanese Demonstration Rule with Vernier

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 60.7 cm x 9.3 cm; 25/32 in x 23 29/32 in x 3 21/32 in
Object Name:
scale rule with slide
rule, sliding
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261298
Catalog number:
261298
Accession number:
51116
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-ad5b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215117
Online Media:

Dividers from Japan

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
string (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 43.8 cm x 3.3 cm; 25/32 in x 17 1/4 in x 1 5/16 in
Object Name:
dividers
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Education  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261301
Catalog number:
261301
Accession number:
51116
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Dividers and Compasses
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-47eb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215118

Japanese Diagonal Rule with Slide

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3.4 cm x 19 cm x 3.6 cm; 1 11/32 in x 7 15/32 in x 1 13/32 in
Object Name:
scale rule, with slide
rule, sliding
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261302
Catalog number:
261302
Accession number:
51116
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-af0c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215119
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Japanese Protractor, 1876 World's Fair

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .2 cm x 10.8 cm x 10.8 cm; 3/32 in x 4 1/4 in x 4 1/4 in
Object Name:
protractor
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Protractor  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261306
Accession number:
51116
Catalog number:
261306
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Protractors
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-50fa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904445

Japanese Protractor, 1876 World's Fair

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 10.7 cm x 10.7 cm; 1/32 in x 4 7/32 in x 4 7/32 in
Object Name:
protractor
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Protractor  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261305
Accession number:
51116
Catalog number:
261305
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Protractors
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-7341-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904463
Online Media:

Japanese Proportional Dividers

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.7 cm x 17.2 cm x 1.5 cm; 21/32 in x 6 25/32 in x 19/32 in
Object Name:
Proportional Dividers
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Dividers, Proportional  Search this
Education  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261313
Accession number:
51116
Catalog number:
261313
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Dividers and Compasses
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-3798-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904472

Japanese Scale Rule

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .4 cm x 31 cm x 2.5 cm; 5/32 in x 12 7/32 in x 31/32 in
Object Name:
rule
scale rule
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Rule, Measuring  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261293
Accession number:
51116
Catalog number:
261293
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-58c5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904473
Online Media:

Japanese Scale Rule

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .3 cm x 61.2 cm x 3 cm; 1/8 in x 24 3/32 in x 1 3/16 in
Object Name:
rule
scale rule
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
before 1876
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Rule, Measuring  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
ID Number:
MA.261292
Accession number:
51116
Catalog number:
261292
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-58c6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904474

Bird, Bee, and Blossoms

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 54 cm x 30.5 cm; 21 1/4 in x 12 in
Object Name:
Block
wood block, Japanese
Other Terms:
Block; Wood Cut
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Birds  Search this
Flowers  Search this
1876  Search this
Related event:
Centennial Exposition  Search this
ID Number:
GA.09432
Catalog number:
09432
Accession number:
51116
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Communications
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-ec56-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_793833

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