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Medal and pouch

Designer:
Anton Wideman, Austrian, 1724 - 1792  Search this
Subject:
Marie Antoinette, Queen of France, French, 1755 - 1793  Search this
Medium:
Gilt bronze
Type:
metalwork
Decorative Arts
Medal and pouch
Date:
after 1770
Credit Line:
Gift of Anonymous Donor
Accession Number:
1967-48-40-a,b
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1967-48-40-a_b

Abraham Ogden, Jr.

Artist:
Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin, 12 Mar 1770 - 23 Jun 1852  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Ogden, Jr., 1775 - 1846  Search this
Formerly identified as:
Ogden L. Charles, 1772 - 1826  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 5.6 x 5.6 cm (2 3/16 x 2 3/16")
Sheet: 55 x 40 cm (21 5/8 x 15 3/4")
Type:
Print
Date:
1798
Topic:
Abraham Ogden, Jr.: Male  Search this
Ogden L. Charles: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon
Object number:
S/NPG.74.39.2.47
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4656cc4cb-59e7-41a1-b741-30d61fac07e6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.74.39.2.47

Robinson's Progressive Primary Arithmetic, For Primary Classes in Public and Private Schools by Horatio N. Robinson

Physical Description:
cloth (binding material)
pasteboard (boards material)
thread (binding material)
paper (text block material)
ink (text material)
graphite (inscriptions material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in; .635 cm x 11.43 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
book
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Place used:
United States: Pennsylvania
Date made:
1881
ID Number:
DL.62.0299B
Catalog number:
62.0299B
Accession number:
240815
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1873-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1461809
Online Media:

Dazey Super Juicer

Maker:
Dazey  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 6 in x 5 1/8 in; 13.335 cm x 15.24 cm x 13.0175 cm
Object Name:
Juicer
Credit Line:
Modern Plastics Magazine
ID Number:
AG.A.7034
Accession number:
162222
Catalog number:
A.7034
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-dc89-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_878109
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A Practical Arithmetic by George Albert Wentworth

Author:
Wentworth, G. A. (George Albert)  Search this
Publisher:
Ginn and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
leather (binding material)
cloth (covers material)
pasteboard (covers material)
paper (text block material)
ink (text material)
thread (binding material)
graphite (inscriptions material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/8 in x 5 3/8 in x 7 1/2 in; 2.8575 cm x 13.6525 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
book
Place published:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date published:
1899
Subject:
Education, elementary  Search this
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN82667U27
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-65e3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_318130
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Ann Louisa Ghequiere's Sampler

Associated Name:
Ghequiere, Ann Louisa  Search this
Maker:
Chequiere, Ann Louisa  Search this
Physical Description:
linen (ground fabric material)
silk (embroidery thread material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 5/8 in x 13 3/4 in; 37.1475 cm x 34.925 cm
Object Name:
sampler
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1799
Subject:
Alphabets  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Harriet Fenwick Donaldson
ID Number:
TE.T14210
Catalog number:
T14210
Accession number:
59228
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Samplers
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-9f5c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_639606
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Nancy Mary Lindley's Sampler

Maker:
Lindley, Nancy Mary  Search this
Physical Description:
linen (ground fabric material)
silk (embroidery thread material)
cotton (embroidery thread material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 16 in; 40.64 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
sampler
Place Made:
World
Date made:
1800-1825
Subject:
Alphabets  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Carl H. Sebenius, from the collection of his mother Mrs. C. Harold Sebenius
ID Number:
TE.T14662
Catalog number:
T14662
T.14662
Accession number:
279148
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Samplers
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-b5b1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_649892
Online Media:

Walker Depth Sounder

Maker:
Walker, Thomas F.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 4 3/4 in x 4 3/4 in; 24.13 cm x 12.065 cm x 12.065 cm
overall: 3 1/2 in x 9 5/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 24.4475 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
Sounder
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Birmingham, Birmingham
ID Number:
PH.308558
Catalog number:
308558
Accession number:
89797
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-5675-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1167480
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Russian Invention Token, Jeton, Russia, 1811

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 mm x 15 mm; 19/32 in x 19/32 in
Object Name:
medal
Place made:
Russia
Date made:
ca 1811
Credit Line:
Willis H. du Pont
ID Number:
NU.NU83868
Catalog number:
NU83868
Accession number:
257688
Collector/donor number:
GM 423
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-45b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_974055
Online Media:

Diary of Frances Anne Rollin

Written by:
Frances Anne Rollin, American, 1845 - 1901  Search this
Manufactured by:
Taggard & Thompson, American, c. nineteenth century  Search this
Subject of:
Frances Anne Rollin, American, 1845 - 1901  Search this
Martin Robison Delany, American, 1812 - 1885  Search this
William J. Whipper, American, 1834 - 1907  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with leather and adhesive
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 4 15/16 × 3 1/16 × 11/16 in. (12.5 × 7.8 × 1.8 cm)
Type:
diaries
Place made:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1868
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Literature  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Reconstruction (United States History, 1865-1877)  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Suffrage  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Carole Ione Lewis Family Collection
Object number:
2018.101.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a9e1565e-9c5d-48e4-b96f-633bbf4852ff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.101.1

A Mourning Woman Seated Beside a Sepulchral Monument

Designer:
Unknown, Italian  Search this
Medium:
Pen and ink, brush and watercolor, black crayon on paper
Object Name:
Drawing
Type:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
1800-1825
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-4053
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq490f414e9-2323-4f2f-adf6-72ff5d7cfe54
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-88-4053

Study for Memorial Window in Church at Oceanic, New Jersey

Artist:
Francis Augustus Lathrop, American, 1849 - 1909  Search this
Medium:
Pen and black ink, brown and black wash, and white gouache on paper mounted to board
Type:
architecture, interiors
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
USA
Date:
ca. 1889
Accession Number:
1914-38-31
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4fdcd2ea9-8888-4eb5-b851-182e160b58a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1914-38-31

Robert H. Goddard patent collection

Creator:
United States. Patent Office.  Search this
Goddard, Robert Hutchings, 1882-1945  Search this
Extent:
2 Volumes ((various pagings), ill., 29 cm.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Date:
1914-1956
Formatted Contents note:
v. 1. July 7, 1914-Dec. 14, 1948 (1,102,653-2,456,402) -- v. 2. March 1, 1949-Nov. 13, 1956 (2,463,098-2,770,255).
General note:
Printed text of patents issued to Robert H. Goddard, with typed title pages, and handwritten annotations in pencil and ink (some made by Goddard?) throughout.
Includes a typed table of contents with a list of the patents in numerical order.
Local Notes:
NASMRB copy (v. 1, 39088014683981; v. 2, 39088014683452) includes some photocopied patents, although most are the original printed publications.

NASMRB copy has a trace provenance inscription dated Oct. 1963 at the top of the table of contents in v. 1; with stamp on verso of t.p. (v. 1): Smithsonian Library.

NASMRB copy has later red buckram library bindings with gilt-lettered spines. Some of the leaves have been closely cropped, affecting some of the text and annotations.
Topic:
Aeronautics -- Patents  Search this
Rockets (Aeronautics) -- Patents  Search this
Patents -- United States  Search this
Identifier:
SIL-RR.TL513.G57
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sil-rr-tl513-g57

A Secret Inside Lincoln's Watch

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2009-03-17T19:21:14Z
Topic:
American History  Search this
Youtube Category:
News & Politics  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianAmHistory
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAmHistory
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_3hcMctdu-fs

Volta Labs Recording 2

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2011-12-14T19:53:56Z
Topic:
American History  Search this
Youtube Category:
Science & Technology  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianAmHistory
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAmHistory
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_MOsf7ffEP7c

Reading Maya Hieroglyphs

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2012-06-18T15:15:51Z
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
Youtube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianNMAI
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_myWy2TJBDXE

Apollo 11 Plaque Unveiled and Read by Neil Armstrong

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2009-07-08T20:27:40Z
Topic:
Aeronautics;Flight;Space Sciences  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
airandspace
YouTube Channel:
airandspace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_6gEGi8FL43k

1 Miliaresion, Byzantine Empire, 963 - 969

Maker:
Nicephorus II Emperor of Byzantium  Search this
Measurements:
overall: .1 mm x 22.6 mm; in x 7/8 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
Turkey: İstanbul province, Istanbul
Date made:
963 - 969
Credit Line:
Elvira Clain-Stefanelli
ID Number:
NU.267854.0001
Accession number:
267854
Catalog number:
66.18968
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-9a69-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1800535

Crucible

Measurements:
overall: 140 mm x 92 mm; 5 1/2 in x 3 5/8 in
overall: 5 1/2 in x 3 13/16 in x 3 5/8 in; 13.97 cm x 9.68375 cm x 9.2075 cm
Object Name:
Crucible
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania
ID Number:
CH.316226.168
Catalog number:
316226.168
Accession number:
217523
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e40d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2000
Online Media:

Aeolipile

User:
The Rayen School  Search this
Maker:
Central Scientific Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 19 cm x 19 cm; 7 15/32 in x 7 15/32 in
overall: 8 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 16.51 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
Aeolipile
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Used:
United States: Ohio, Youngstown
ID Number:
2010.0235.34
Catalog number:
2010.0235.34
Accession number:
2010.0235
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-714e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1409616

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