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Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Author:
Liebhold, Peter  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1998
Citation:
Liebhold, Peter. 1998. "Between a Rock and a Hard Place." Labor's Heritage, (4) 4.
Identifier:
151107
ISSN:
1041-5904
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_151107

George Eastman: A biography.

Author:
Liebhold, Peter C.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1998
Citation:
Liebhold, Peter C. 1998. [Book review] "George Eastman: A biography." Technology and Culture, 39, (4), 784–785.
Identifier:
71613
ISSN:
0040-165X
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_71613

Diner Club Card Cartoon, Number 467-821

Maker:
Key, Ted  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 cm x 19 cm x .01 cm; 11 1/32 in x 7 15/32 in x in
Object Name:
cartoon
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1960
Subject:
Art - Currency  Search this
Cartoon Characters  Search this
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Bloomingdale, Alfred
ID Number:
NU.75.55.19
Catalog number:
75.55.19
Accession number:
320774
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Coins, Currency and Medals
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Black Beaver Hat

Maker:
Mugnier  Search this
Object Name:
hat
Other Terms:
hat; Headwear; Accessories Worn on the Body; Male
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1837-1847
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Julian James
ID Number:
CS.015678
Catalog number:
015678
Accession number:
58845
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Clothing & Accessories
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Underwood Model 5

Maker:
Underwood Typewriter Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (body material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 18 in x 12 in; 30.48 cm x 45.72 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
typewriter
Date made:
1914
Subject:
Typewriter  Search this
Office Machines  Search this
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Underwood Elliott Fisher Co.
ID Number:
ME.312108
Accession number:
161692
Catalog number:
312108
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Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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DuMont "Revere" Television Receiver

Maker:
DuMont Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 37 3/8 in x 43 1/2 in x 25 3/8 in; 94.9325 cm x 110.49 cm x 64.4525 cm
Object Name:
television receiver
Other Terms:
television receiver; Television
Date made:
1947
Associated date:
1949
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
from Ethel DuMont
ID Number:
EM.327729
Catalog number:
327729
Accession number:
270106
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Communications
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American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-f516-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_713256
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Philco Model 16B Cathedral Radio

Maker:
Philco  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 49.1 cm x 42 cm x 32.2 cm; 19 5/16 in x 16 9/16 in x 12 11/16 in
Object Name:
receiver
radio receiver
Other Terms:
receiver; Radio
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1933
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
from Jane Petitmermet
ID Number:
1986.0671.01
Model number:
16B
Catalog number:
1986.0671.01
Accession number:
1986.0671
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American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Sony TPS-L2 "Walkman" Cassette Player

Maker:
Sony  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (parts material)
metal (parts material)
Measurements:
player: 5 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in; 13.97 cm x 8.89 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
magnetic recording device
tape recorder
cassette player
Other Terms:
tape recorder; Audio Devices
Date made:
ca 1980
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
from Sony Corporation of America
ID Number:
1987.0127.01
Accession number:
1987.0127
Catalog number:
1987.0127.01
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American Stories exhibit
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6240-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_714276

IMF World Bank WTO

Physical Description:
black; white; red (overall color)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in; x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Button
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
2000
2000-04-16
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
George Meany Memorial Archives
ID Number:
2000.0158.01
Catalog number:
2000.0158.01
Accession number:
2000.0158
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Political and Military History: Political History, Reform Movements Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Clothing & Accessories
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-a3b0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_761853
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Statuette, NRA Blue Eagle

Object Name:
statuette
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Berry E. Mushlin
ID Number:
PL.323538.01
Accession number:
323538
Catalog number:
323538.01
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Political and Military History: Political History
Government, Politics, and Reform
Sweatshops
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-73d9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_834536
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1 Dollar, United States, 1794

Mint:
U.S. Mint. Philadelphia  Search this
Designer:
Scot, Robert  Search this
Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 38 mm; 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
City:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Province:
United States: Pennsylvania
Country:
United States
Political area:
United States
Date made:
1794
Related Publication:
Zoomable Image and Details
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Feingold, Ellen R.. Value of Money, The
Glossary of Coins and Currency Terms
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/coins/glossary.cfm
Credit Line:
Norman & Harvey G. Stack
ID Number:
1987.0910.01
Accession number:
1987.0910
Catalog number:
1987.0910.0001
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Coins
Numismatics
Coins, Currency and Medals
Legendary Coins
Exhibition:
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-0fa6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Red River Cart

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 ft x 3 1/2 ft x 4 1/2 ft; .762 m x 1.0668 m x 1.3716 m
shaft: 5 1/2 ft; 1.6764 m
axle: 5 3/4 ft; 1.7526 m
wheel: 5 3/8 ft; 1.64592 m
assembled: 66 in x 69 in x 120 in; 167.64 cm x 175.26 cm x 304.8 cm
Object Name:
harness, Red River style
cart
cart, pull, & wheels
Other Terms:
harness, Red River style; Road; Cart
Date made:
1830 - 1870
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Cavileer
ID Number:
TR.180182
Catalog number:
180182
Accession number:
12049
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
American Enterprise
Transportation
Road Transportation
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-65c9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_840958
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Bevil Wind Mill Patent Model

Inventor:
Bevil, Henry H.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 8 1/4 in x 12 in; 29.21 cm x 20.955 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
patent model, windmill
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United States: Indiana, Dublin
Associated place:
United States: Indiana, Indianapolis
Date made:
1880
Patent date:
1880-04-06
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
ID Number:
MC.309201
Catalog number:
309201
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
226,265
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American Enterprise
Agriculture
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-78d4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_846960
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Time Clock, International Time Recorder

Manufacturer:
International Time Recording Company  Search this
Maker:
International Time Recording Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 46 1/2 in x 17 1/2 in x 13 in; 118.11 cm x 44.45 cm x 33.02 cm
Object Name:
time clock
Place made:
United States
United States: New York
Date made:
1915
1915
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Gift of IBM Corporation; Dept. of Arts and Sciences
ID Number:
ME.328538
Catalog number:
328538
Accession number:
272366
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
American Enterprise
Measuring & Mapping
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-ab17-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_856466

Fordson Tractor

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 59 in x 64 in x 130 in; 149.86 cm x 162.56 cm x 330.2 cm
horizontal distance between axles: 64 1/2 in; x 163.83 cm
width of front from hubcap to hubcap: 58 in; x 147.32 cm
Object Name:
tractor
Date made:
1918 - 1920
1918 - 1920
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Mrs. Frank J. Coron
ID Number:
AG.66A09
Catalog number:
66A09
Accession number:
268896
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
American Enterprise
Agriculture
Exhibition:
American Enterprise (tractor)
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8f8a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_857083

Hong Bowl

Physical Description:
ceramic (overall material)
porcelain (overall material)
hard-paste (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 160 mm x 406 mm; 6 5/16 in x 16 in
Object Name:
punch bowl
Place made:
China
Date made:
18th century
Date made:
1785-1795
Related Publication:
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin
Mudge, Jean McClure. Chinese Export Porcelain for the American Trade, 1785-1835
Paul A Van Dyke. The Canton Trade: Life and Enterprise on the China Coast, 1700-1845
Ronald W. Fuchs. Made in China: Export Porcelain from the Leo and Doris Hodroff Collection at Winterthur
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
ID Number:
CE.61.8
Catalog number:
61.8
Accession number:
234613
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Food
Cultures & Communities
American Enterprise
Domestic Furnishings
Artifact Walls exhibit
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-51b8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_587576
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Barthelmes Shop Sign

Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
paint (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 29 in x 21 in x 3 1/4 in; 73.66 cm x 53.34 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
shop sign
sign, shop
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1830 - 1870
mid 19th century
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
ID Number:
ME.388196
Accession number:
182022
Catalog number:
388196
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Advertising
Work
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-a418-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_662017
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First Convention AFL-CIO

Associated person:
Gillen, William A.  Search this
Maker:
Bastian Brothers Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 in; 8.89 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
Badge, Identification
Place made:
United States: New York, Rochester
Date made:
1955
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
William A. Gillen
ID Number:
1980.0316.12
Accession number:
1980.0316
Catalog number:
1980.0316.12
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Political and Military History: Political History, Labor History Collection
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-bf7a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663119

Textile Workers Paid C.I.O. June 1937 Organizing Committee

Associated institution:
Textile Workers Union of America  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1 in; x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
Button
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1937
Subject:
Labor Unions  Search this
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
ID Number:
1979.0976.29
Accession number:
1979.0976
Catalog number:
1979.0976.29
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6310-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663175

Alexander Graham Bell Experimental Telephone

Maker:
Bell, Alexander G.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (base material)
brass (posts material)
tin (mouthpiece material)
brass (brackets material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 5 in x 11 in; 16.51 cm x 12.7 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
experimental telephone
telephone
Date made:
1876
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
ID Number:
EM.252599
Accession number:
49064
Catalog number:
252599
Patent number:
174465
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Communications
Computers & Business Machines
American Enterprise
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Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1e5f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_689864
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