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Bride's Cap

Used by:
Tasher, Mary Eloise  Search this
Physical Description:
lace (overall material)
pearls (part material)
wax (part material)
Object Name:
cap
Object Type:
Accessories Worn on the Body
Woman
Cap
Headwear
Other Terms:
cap; Headwear; Accessories Worn on the Body; Female; Wedding
Used in:
United States: Indiana, South Bend
Date made:
1929
Subject:
Weddings  Search this
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:
Gift of Dr. Lucy Lucile Tasher and Mrs. William T. Moore
ID Number:
CS.058341
Catalog number:
058341
Accession number:
205719
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Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Clothing & Accessories
Family & Social Life
National Treasures exhibit
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-84dc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_369917

King B-Flat Trumpet, used by Dizzy Gillespie

Owner:
Gillespie, Dizzy  Search this
User:
Gillespie, Dizzy  Search this
Maker:
King Musical Instruments  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
brass, organic material (shell) (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 11 in x 5 in; 43.18 cm x 27.94 cm x 12.7 cm
case: 52.5 cm x 36.6 cm x 16 cm; 20 21/32 in x 14 13/32 in x 6 5/16 in
Object Name:
trumpet
Place Made:
United States: Ohio, Eastlake
Date made:
1977
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
Credit Line:
Gift of Lorraine Gillespie
ID Number:
1986.0003.01
Catalog number:
1986.0003.01
Accession number:
1986.0003
Serial number:
673792
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-9847-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606128
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Timbales, used by Tito Puente

User:
Puente, Tito  Search this
Maker:
Latin Percussion  Search this
Physical Description:
steel, chrome-plated (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 126 cm x 70 cm x 63 cm; 49 5/8 in x 27 9/16 in x 24 13/16 in
Object Name:
drum set
Place Made:
United States: New Jersey, Garfield
Date made:
1990 - 1996
Subject:
Olympics  Search this
Related event:
Olympic Summer Games: Atlanta, 1996  Search this
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:
Gift of Tito Puente
ID Number:
1996.0304.01
Accession number:
1996.0304
Catalog number:
1996.0604.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Percussion
Family & Social Life
Cultures & Communities
National Treasures exhibit
Artifact Walls exhibit
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-5994-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_609361
Online Media:

M*A*S*H Signpost

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
steel (base material)
Measurements:
overall: 97 in x 35 in x 35 in; 246.38 cm x 88.9 cm x 88.9 cm
overall: 97 in x 35 in x 25 in; 246.38 cm x 88.9 cm x 63.5 cm
Object Name:
sign post
Date made:
1970 - 1972
Subject:
M*A*S*H  Search this
Television  Search this
Television  Search this
Related event:
Korean War  Search this
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
Credit Line:
Gift of Twentieth Century-Fox
ID Number:
1983.0095.237
Accession number:
1983.0095
Catalog number:
1983.0095.237
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Military
M*A*S*H Television Series
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-5a69-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_680562
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Jar Made by "Dave"

Maker:
Dave  Search this
Physical Description:
ceramic (overall material)
stoneware (overall material)
wheel thrown (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 20 1/2 in x 18 in; 52.07 cm x 45.72 cm
Object Name:
jar
Place Made:
United States: South Carolina, Lewis Miles Plantation
Date made:
1862-05-03
Subject:
Slavery  Search this
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
ID Number:
1996.0344.01
Catalog number:
1996.0344.01
Accession number:
1996.0344
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Cultures & Communities
National Treasures exhibit
Religion
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-351c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1181785

Babe Ruth Autographed Baseball

Signer:
Ruth, Babe  Search this
Maker:
Spalding  Search this
Physical Description:
cork, cushioned (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
yarn (overall material)
horsehide (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
Object Name:
baseball, autographed
Subject:
Sports  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Professional  Search this
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:
Gift of Juliana C. and Robert M. Jones in memory of their father, Thomas J. Jones
ID Number:
1993.0460.01
Catalog number:
1993.0460.01
Accession number:
1993.0460
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
National Treasures exhibit
Autographed Baseballs
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-e015-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1163317
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Prop manacles worn by LeVar Burton as Kunta Kinte in Roots

User:
Roots  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
paint (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 53 in; 16.51 cm x 134.62 cm
Object Name:
shackles, prop
Date made:
1977
Subject:
Television  Search this
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:
The Wolper Organization
ID Number:
1993.0170.02
Catalog number:
1993.0170.02
Accession number:
1993.0170
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
National Treasures exhibit
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-d072-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1157570
Online Media:

Horned Grebe

Referenced:
Havell, Jr., Robert  Search this
Audubon, John James  Search this
Original artist:
Audubon, John James  Search this
Graphic artist:
Havell, Jr., Robert  Search this
Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 38.5 cm x 53.6 cm x 2.9 mm; 15 5/32 in x 21 3/32 in x 1/8 in
Object Name:
plate
plate, printing
Object Type:
printing plates
Engraving
Other Terms:
plate; Engraving; Etching
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1835
Subject:
Printmaking  Search this
Birds  Search this
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
Credit Line:
Gift of W. E. Dodge, Jr.
ID Number:
GA.00927
Accession number:
1884.015094
15094
Catalog number:
00927
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Natural Resources
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-dae3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_795572
Online Media:

60 Minutes Stopwatch

User:
CBS News, "60 Minutes"  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
synthetic fibers (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 cm x 2.5 cm x 7.5 cm; 3 9/16 in x in x 2 15/16 in
overall: 3 3/4 in x 3 in x 3 1/2 in; 9.525 cm x 7.62 cm x 8.89 cm
weighted panel: 4 in x 3 in x 3 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 7.62 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
watch
Date made:
1960s - 1970s
Subject:
Television  Search this
Television  Search this
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:
Gift of CBS News, "60 Minutes"
ID Number:
1998.0265.01
Accession number:
1998.0265
Catalog number:
1998.0265.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
National Treasures exhibit
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-9d3b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1211921

Census Jug

Physical Description:
monochrome, black (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic (overall material)
transfer printed (overall production method/technique)
coarse earthenware (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17.2 cm; 6 25/32 in
Object Name:
pitcher
Object Type:
creamware
Place Made:
United Kingdom: England, Liverpool, Liverpool
Date made:
ca 1790
Related event:
First Census of U.S.  Search this
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
ID Number:
CE.78.48
Catalog number:
78.48
Accession number:
1978.0806
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Government, Politics, and Reform
National Treasures exhibit
Domestic Furnishings
Many Voices, One Nation
Exhibition:
Many Voices, One Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-5122-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_582423
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5 Dollars, United States, 1854

Issuing authority:
U.S. Mint, San Francisco  Search this
Designer:
Gobrecht, Christian  Search this
Physical Description:
gold (overall material)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: 22 mm; 7/8 in
Object Name:
coin
Place of issue:
United States: California, San Francisco
Referenced:
United States: California
United States: California, San Francisco
Date made:
1854
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:
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
ID Number:
NU.68.159.0210
Accession number:
283645
Catalog number:
68.159.0210
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
National Treasures exhibit
Coins, Currency and Medals
Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-4c10-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1079125
Online Media:

"Tom Mix" Style Cowboy Hat

Maker:
Stetson  Search this
Physical Description:
felt (overall material)
Object Name:
hat
Other Terms:
hat; Headwear; Accessories Worn on the Body; Male
Date made:
1910 - 1930
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
ID Number:
CS.112055.001
Catalog number:
112055.001
Accession number:
112055
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Popular Entertainment
Clothing & Accessories
Industry & Manufacturing
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-5295-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_370469

Scarecrow Costume

User:
Bolger, Ray  Search this
Designer:
Adrian  Search this
Physical Description:
felt (overall material)
straw (overall material)
leather (overall material)
wool (overall material)
twine (overall material)
metal (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
approximately: 7 ft x 31 in x 21 1/2 in; 2.1336 m x 78.74 cm x 54.61 cm
Object Name:
costume
Date made:
1939
Subject:
Wizard of Oz  Search this
Movie  Search this
Music  Search this
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
ID Number:
COLL.1987.0608
Accession number:
1987.0608
Catalog number:
1987.0608.01
1987.0608.02
1987.0608.03
1987.0608.04
1987.0608.05
1987.0608.06
1987.0608.07
1987.0608.08
1987.0608.09
1987.0608.10
1987.0608.11
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Clothing & Accessories
Movies
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
National Treasures exhibit
Textiles
Movie Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-9973-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1349320

Retablo

Physical Description:
wood, pine (overall material)
gesso (overall material)
tempera (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 42.5 cm x 29.5 cm x 1.5 cm; 16 3/4 in x 11 5/8 in x 9/16 in
Object Name:
retablo
Object Type:
Paintings
Place made:
United States: New Mexico
Date made:
ca 1698
Subject:
Virgin of Guadalupe  Search this
Angels  Search this
Related event:
Guadalupan Apparition  Search this
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
ID Number:
CL.200826
Accession number:
34005
Catalog number:
200826
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Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Cultures & Communities
Family & Social Life
National Treasures exhibit
Religion
Art
Many Voices, One Nation
Exhibition:
Many Voices, One Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-2d04-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_906002
Online Media:

Antislavery Medallion

Maker:
Josiah Wedgwood & Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
ceramic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
refined stoneware (overall material)
Object Name:
medallion
Place Made:
United Kingdom: England, Staffordshire
Date made:
after 1787
Subject:
Slavery  Search this
Blacks  Search this
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:
Lloyd E. Hawes
ID Number:
CE.68.150
Catalog number:
68.150
1987.0005.51
Accession number:
1987.0005
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Government, Politics, and Reform
Clothing & Accessories
National Treasures exhibit
Art
Exhibition:
Within These Walls
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-5c62-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_596365
Online Media:

John Deere Plow

Maker:
John Deere  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (part: material)
iron (part: material)
steel (part: material)
Measurements:
overall: 380 mm x 460 mm x 1230 mm; 14 15/16 in x 18 1/8 in x 48 7/16 in
Object Name:
plow
Place Made:
United States: Illinois, Grand Detour
Date made:
1838
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:
Gift of Deere and Company, 1938
ID Number:
AG.38A04
Catalog number:
38A04
F001111
Accession number:
148904
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
National Treasures exhibit
Agriculture
Artifact Walls exhibit
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-d0b6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_857013

Cherokee .28 Caliber Percussion Pistol

Title:
Cherokee Percussion Pistol
Maker:
Salolinita  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 11 1/2 in x 1 in; 10.16 cm x 29.21 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
pistol
Other Terms:
pistol; Firearms; Percussion Fire; .28 In; Rifled; Muzzle Load; Sa
Place Made:
United States
Made at:
United States: North Carolina
Date made:
1843
Associated date:
1845
Subject:
Native Americans  Search this
Firearms  Search this
Related event:
Expansion and Reform  Search this
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
ID Number:
AF.96913
Catalog number:
96913
Accession number:
13152
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
National Treasures exhibit
ThinkFinity
Exhibition:
Price of Freedom
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-16ee-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_416460

Henry Presentation Rifle

Recipient:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Maker:
New Haven Arms Company  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
gold (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 43 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; 20.32 cm x 110.49 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
rifle
Place Made:
United States: Connecticut, New Haven
Date made:
1862
Subject:
Presidents  Search this
Firearms  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction  Search this
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:
Robert Lincoln Beckwith
ID Number:
AF.67880M
Catalog number:
67880M
Accession number:
246404
Serial number:
6
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
National Treasures exhibit
ThinkFinity
Exhibition:
Price of Freedom
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-09f5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_881516
Online Media:

Delegate's Cheesehead Hat

Described:
Clinton, Bill  Search this
Gore, Jr., Albert A.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
styrofoam (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
orange (overall color)
red (overall color)
white (overall color)
blue (overall color)
black (overall color)
neon green (overall color)
triangle (overall shape)
Measurements:
average spatial: 14 1/2 in x 13 1/2 in x 14 in; 36.83 cm x 34.29 cm x 35.56 cm
Object Name:
hat
Associated place:
United States: Illinois, Chicago, United Center
Date made:
1996
Associated dates:
1996-08-11-1996-08-16
1996-08-24-1996-08-30
Related event:
Presidential Campaign of 1996  Search this
Democratic National Convention of 1996  Search this
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
ID Number:
1996.0311.01
Catalog number:
1996.0311.01
Accession number:
1996.0311
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Clothing & Accessories
National Treasures exhibit
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-1d08-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1180976

NBC "Fireside Chat" Microphone

Associated person:
Roosevelt, Franklin Delano  Search this
Depicted:
National Broadcasting Company, Inc.  Search this
User:
Smith, Sr., Carleton  Search this
National Broadcasting Company, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
painted (logo production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/4 in x 5 7/8 in; 26.035 cm x 14.9225 cm
Object Name:
microphone
Referenced:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date used:
1930s
Used date:
1930s
Subject:
Radio broadcasts  Search this
Related event:
Fireside Chats  Search this
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
ID Number:
1996.0168.01
Accession number:
1996.0168
Catalog number:
1996.0168.01
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Presidential History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
National Treasures exhibit
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-0f43-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_687509
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