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The capture and execution of John Brown; a tale of martyrdom. By Elijaha Avey, eye witness

Author:
Avey, Elijah  Search this
Subject:
Brown, John 1800-1859  Search this
Physical description:
152 pages illustrations, portraits
Type:
Electronic resources
History
Place:
Harpers Ferry (W. Va.)
Date:
1906
[1906]
John Brown's Raid, 1859
Topic:
History  Search this
Call number:
CT275.B86 A9
CT275.B86 A9
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_125863

The gardens and menagerie of the Zoological Society delineated : published, with the sanction of the Council, under the superintendence of the secretary and vice-secretary of the Society

Title:
Gardens and menagerie of the Zoological Society delineated, being descriptions and figures in illustration of the natural history of the living animals in the Society's collection, the drawings by William Harvey; engraved by Branston and Wright, assisted by other artists
Author:
Bennett, Edward Turner 1797-1836  Search this
Illustrator:
Harvey, William 1796-1866  Search this
Associated name:
Browne, John -1857 DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Browne, George Peter DSI  Search this
Author:
Zoological Society of London  Search this
Subject:
London Zoo (London, England)  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes : illustrations (wood engravings) ; 23 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
England
London
Date:
1835
Topic:
Zoos  Search this
Call number:
QL77.L8 B47 1835
QL77.L8B47 1835
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_141629

Travels in the air. By James Glaisher, F.R.S., Camille Flammarion, W. de Fonvielle, and Gaston Tissandier. Edited by James Glaisher, F.R.S. With one hundred and eighteen illustrations

Author:
Glaisher, James 1809-1903  Search this
Flammarion, Camille 1842-1925  Search this
Fonvielle, W. de (Wilfrid) 1824-1914  Search this
Tissandier, Gaston 1843-1899  Search this
Former owner:
Landauer, Bella Clara 1874-1960 DSI  Search this
Bookbinder:
Mudie DSI  Search this
Lithographer:
Vincent Brooks, Day & Son  Search this
Subject:
Glaisher, James 1809-1903 Travel  Search this
Flammarion, Camille 1842-1925 Travel  Search this
Fonvielle, W. de (Wilfrid) 1824-1914 Travel  Search this
Tissandier, Gaston 1843-1899 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, [2], 398 p., [12] leaves of plates. incl. illus. (some col.), ports. 26 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
1871
Topic:
Balloon ascensions  Search this
Balloonists  Search this
Call number:
TL620.A1 G6 1871a
TL620.A1G6 1871a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_17068

An interview with our Star of "Night at the Museum 2: Battle of the Smithsonian"

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2009-05-18T15:26:48.000Z
Topic:
American History  Search this
Youtube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianAmHistory
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAmHistory
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_u_TSCRQ2ZNQ

Papaver dubium L.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Seaman  Search this
Place:
Charleston, Va. (From the field in which John Brown was hung). Now West Va., West Virginia, United States, North America
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Papaverales Papaveraceae
Published Name:
Papaver dubium L.
Barcode:
03592572
USNM Number:
126800
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37057ccf4-8a35-416a-9ba6-da5d0785d118
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15192850

Teucrium canadense L.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Wayne D. Longbottom  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
growing along the roadside at edge of agricultural fields  Search this
Place:
MR Rt. 213, Centreville Road, south of John Brown Road, Queen Anne's, Maryland, United States, North America
Collection Date:
19 Jun 2011
Common name:
American germander
Canada germander
germander
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Lamiales Lamiaceae
Published Name:
Teucrium canadense L.
Barcode:
01940985
USNM Number:
3705228
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36dd667ce-cd7e-4004-b3a0-9a59e5ef736d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13874942

Edmund Ruffin

Artist:
Edward Anthony, 31 Jan 1818 - 14 Dec 1888  Search this
Sitter:
Edmund Ruffin, 5 Jan 1794 - 18 Jun 1865  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 8.7 x 5.6 cm (3 7/16 x 2 3/16")
Mount: 10.2 x 6.1cm (4 x 2 3/8")
Mat: 35.6 x 27.9 cm (14 x 11")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1861
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Edmund Ruffin: Male  Search this
Edmund Ruffin: Communications\Publisher  Search this
Edmund Ruffin: Natural Resources\Agriculturist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.99.156
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm406b9c214-7b9f-4df2-ab76-53f4b3aacc35
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.99.156

Spectroscope

User:
John King, M.D.  Search this
Maker:
Browning, John  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in; 19.05 cm
overall: 3 1/4 in x 15 1/16 in x 4 7/8 in; 8.255 cm x 38.25875 cm x 12.3825 cm
Object Name:
spectroscope
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Associated place:
United States: Ohio, Lima
Date made:
1870-1900
Subject:
Medicine  Search this
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
John J. Sutter (through John Uri Lloyd)
ID Number:
MG.M-02042
Accession number:
83995
Catalog number:
M-02042
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Science & Mathematics
Optics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-048f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1060355
Online Media:

John Browning

User:
John King, M.D.  Search this
Maker:
Browning, John  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (ampules(12) material)
leather (box(1) material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 7 3/4 in x 4 1/8 in; 2.54 cm x 19.685 cm x 10.4775 cm
overall: 3 cm x 19.5 cm x 11 cm; 1 3/16 in x 7 11/16 in x 4 5/16 in
Object Name:
Drug Kit
medicine case
medicine case, ampules
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca 1870s
Credit Line:
Accession 83996 (1924); Gift of Dr. H. W. Felter (through John Uri Lloyd)
ID Number:
MG.M-02043.01
Catalog number:
M-02043.01
Accession number:
83996
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-0cfa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_724387
Online Media:

John Browning

User:
John King, M.D.  Search this
Maker:
Browning, John  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (ampules(12) material)
leather (case material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 6 5/8 in x 3 3/4 in; 2.54 cm x 16.8275 cm x 9.525 cm
overall: 3 cm x 16.5 cm x 10 cm; 1 3/16 in x 6 1/2 in x 3 15/16 in
Object Name:
Drug Kit
medicine case
medicine case, ampules
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca 1870s
Credit Line:
Accession 83996 (1924); Gift of Dr. H. W. Felter (through John Uri Lloyd)
ID Number:
MG.M-02043.02
Catalog number:
M-02043.02
Accession number:
83996
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-046d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_724391
Online Media:

John Browning

User:
John King, M.D.  Search this
Maker:
Browning, John  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (ampules(6) material)
leather (box(1) material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 4 1/8 in x 4 1/8 in; 2.54 cm x 10.4775 cm x 10.4775 cm
overall: 3 cm x 10.5 cm x 11 cm; 1 3/16 in x 4 1/8 in x 4 5/16 in
Object Name:
Drug Kit
medicine case
medicine case, ampules
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca 1870s
Credit Line:
Accession 83996 (1924); Gift of Dr. H. W. Felter (through John Uri Lloyd)
ID Number:
MG.M-02043.03
Catalog number:
M-02043.03
Accession number:
83996
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-5e91-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_724395
Online Media:

Rev. John Brown

Object Name:
Print
ID Number:
GA.16259.0056
Catalog number:
16259.0056
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-caa1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_785862

Lee and His Generals

Depicted:
Lee, Robert E.  Search this
Artist:
Giles, John Lawrence  Search this
Printer:
Robertson, William C.  Search this
Publisher:
J. Kelly and Sons  Search this
Measurements:
image: 17 7/8 in x 26 1/2 in; 45.4025 cm x 67.31 cm
overall: 21 1/4 in x 28 3/4 in; 53.975 cm x 73.025 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1865
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2608
Catalog number:
60.2608
Accession number:
228146
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-1936-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324917

The Fifteenth Amendment Celebrated May 19th, 1870

Depicted:
Delany, Martin Robinson  Search this
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson)  Search this
Douglass, Frederick  Search this
Brown, John  Search this
Colfax, Schuyler  Search this
Revels, Hiram Rhodes  Search this
Maker:
Kelly, Thomas  Search this
Artist:
Beard, James Carter  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 18 5/8 in x 25 1/2 in; 47.3075 cm x 64.77 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Depicted:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1870
Date of depicted image:
1870-05-19
Subject:
Horses  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Children  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Reform Movements  Search this
African American  Search this
Uniforms, fraternal  Search this
U.S. National Government, executive branch  Search this
U.S. National Government, judiciary  Search this
U.S. National Government, legislative branch  Search this
Chronology: 1870-1879  Search this
Holidays and Celebrations, general  Search this
United States Constitution, Fifteenth Amendment  Search this
Blacks  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2611
Catalog number:
60.2611
Accession number:
228146
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-1316-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324921

General. Robert E. Lee

Depicted:
Lee, Robert E.  Search this
Copyright holder:
Kelly, Thomas  Search this
Printer:
Spohni, G.  Search this
Lithographic artist:
Hohenstein, Anton  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 24 1/4 in x 18 5/8 in; 61.595 cm x 47.3075 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1867
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Communication, letter writing  Search this
Chronology: 1860-1869  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Related Publication:
Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone
Southern Cultures
Holtzer, Harold and Gabor S. Boritt. The Confederate Image: Prints of the Lost Cause
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3118
Catalog number:
60.3118
Accession number:
228146
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-1bb6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325378

John Brown, Leader of the Harper's Ferry Insurrection.

Depicted:
Brown, John  Search this
Maker:
Currier & Ives  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 12 in x 8 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
World
Date made:
1859
Subject:
Furnishings  Search this
Communication, newspapers  Search this
Reform Movements  Search this
Civil War  Search this
abolitionism  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3211
Catalog number:
60.3211
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-2099-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325467

Harper's Ferry, Va.

Maker:
E. Sachse and Company  Search this
Measurements:
image: 9 in x 15 in; 22.86 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
n.d.
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Bridges  Search this
Architecture, Domestic Buildings  Search this
Architecture, Industrial Buildings  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3723
Catalog number:
60.3723
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-e72a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325929

[John Brown Copp]

Associated person:
Copp, John Brenton  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1 7/8 in x 13 7/8 in x 17 5/8 in; 4.7625 cm x 35.2425 cm x 44.7675 cm
Object Name:
painting
Credit Line:
Belton Allyn Copp, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.245048.0003
Catalog number:
245048.0003
Accession number:
245048
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-1a7e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_316257

John Brown Copp Silhouette

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
wood (frame material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in x 4 in x 4 7/8 in; 1.905 cm x 10.16 cm x 12.3825 cm
Object Name:
silhouette
Credit Line:
Gift of John Brenton Copp
ID Number:
DL.006558.03
Catalog number:
6558.03
Accession number:
28810
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Copp Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-fb17-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_308267

Copp Family Tree

Physical Description:
ink (image material)
watercolor (image material)
paper, laid (image material)
wood (frame material)
paint (frame material)
brass (original hanging hardware material)
glass (glazing material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 1/2 in x 17 1/8 in x 1/2 in; 52.07 cm x 43.4975 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
drawing
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Stonington
Place used:
United States: Connecticut, Stonington
Date made:
ca 1795
Credit Line:
Gift of John Brenton Copp
ID Number:
DL.006820
Catalog number:
006820
Accession number:
28810
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Copp Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-fb19-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_308270

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