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Human Origins Exhibition Introduction

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Buzz Kill: The Bee Collection at the Smithsonian's Natural History Museum

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Flesh Eating Beetles at the Smithsonian's Osteology Laboratory

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Reading the Remains- Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C.

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Snakes - Local and Exotic at the National Museum of Natural History

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Egyptian mummy CT scan video, Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History

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Smithsonian's Own Crime Scene Investigator

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NMNH Turns Into Grand Central Station With Flash Mob

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George Washington

Artist:
Philip Martiny, 1858 - 1927  Search this
Copy after:
Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1 Mar 1848 - 3 Aug 1907  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
11.3cm x 11.3cm (4 7/16" x 4 7/16"), Accurate
Type:
Medal
Date:
1889
Topic:
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Object number:
A.1009.8.80.228
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Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Asher Brown Durand, 21 Aug 1796 - 17 Sep 1886  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
4.1cm x 4.1cm (1 5/8" x 1 5/8"), Accurate
Type:
Medal
Date:
1818
Topic:
Medal  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Object number:
A.11651
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James Buchanan

Artist:
Anthony C. Paquet, 1814 - 1882  Search this
Sitter:
James Buchanan, 21 Apr 1791 - 1 Jun 1868  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
7.1 x 7.1cm (2 13/16 x 2 13/16")
Type:
Medal
Date:
c. 1857-61
Topic:
Medal  Search this
James Buchanan: Male  Search this
James Buchanan: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\Presidential candidate  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Pennsylvania  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of State  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\Diplomat\Minister  Search this
James Buchanan: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Pennsylvania  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Object number:
A.1783
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General Winfield Scott

Artist:
Charles Cushing Wright, 1796 - 1854  Search this
Copy after:
Salathiel Ellis, c. 1803 - 1879  Search this
Sitter:
Winfield Scott, 13 Jun 1786 - 29 May 1866  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
8.9cm x 8.9cm (3 1/2" x 3 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Medal
Date:
c. 1848
Topic:
Winfield Scott: Male  Search this
Winfield Scott: Literature\Writer  Search this
Winfield Scott: Politics and Government\Presidential candidate  Search this
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Winfield Scott: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\War of 1812 army officer  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Mexican War army officer  Search this
Winfield Scott: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Object number:
A.30-49
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Charles Carroll

Artist:
Christian Gobrecht, 1785 - 1844  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Carroll, 1737 - 1832  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
4.5cm x 4.5cm (1 3/4" x 1 3/4"), Accurate
Type:
Medal
Date:
1826
Topic:
Charles Carroll: Male  Search this
Charles Carroll: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Charles Carroll: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Charles Carroll: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Business executive\Railroad  Search this
Charles Carroll: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Planter  Search this
Charles Carroll: Politics and Government\State Senator\Maryland  Search this
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Credit Line:
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Object number:
F.A.11.74-5006
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Theodore Wores, 1859-1939 : a retrospective exhibition : paintings from the collection of Drs. Ben and A. Jess Shenson, San Francisco, supplemented with paintings from the collection of the Natural History Museum, Los Angeles County / essays and selections by Michael Preble

Author:
Preble, Michael 1947-  Search this
Wores, Theodore 1858-1939  Search this
Huntsville Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Wores, Theodore 1858-1939  Search this
Shenson, A. Jess Art collections Exhibitions  Search this
Shenson, Ben Art collections Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
[54] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
California
San Francisco
Date:
1980
[1980?]
Topic:
Painting--Private collections  Search this
Call number:
ND237.W86 A4 1980
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Anthias (Pseudanthias) ventralis hawaiiensis Randall

Collector:
W. D. Madden  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific  Search this
Depth (m):
68 - 68
Preparation:
Radiograph
Type Citation:
Randall, J. E. 16 Mar 1979 ["1979"]. Contributions in Science, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 302: 9, Figs. 5-6.
Type Status:
Paratype
Place:
Oahu, Hawaiian Islands, Makapuu Point, collected from a salvaged vessel raised from 222 feet., Honolulu County, Hawaii, United States, Pacific
Collection Date:
14 Oct 1970
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Percoidei, Serranidae, Anthiinae
Published Name:
Anthias (Pseudanthias) ventralis hawaiiensis Randall
Accession Number:
317290
USNM Number:
215285
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NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
GUID:
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Anthias (Pseudanthias) ventralis ventralis Randall

Collector:
John E. Randall  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific  Search this
Depth (m):
41 - 41
Preparation:
Radiograph
Type Citation:
Randall, J. E. 16 Mar 1979 ["1979"]. Contributions in Science, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. 302: 12, Fig. 7.
Type Status:
Paratype
Place:
Temoe Atoll, Gambier Group, Tuamota Archipelago. Outside reef on north side, block of dead coral on sand near fringing reef., French Polynesia, Pacific
Collection Date:
16 Dec 1970
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Percoidei, Serranidae, Anthiinae
Published Name:
Anthias (Pseudanthias) ventralis ventralis Randall
Accession Number:
317290
USNM Number:
215289
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Anthias parvirostris Randall & Lubbock

Collector:
John E. Randall  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific  Search this
Depth (m):
60 - 60
Preparation:
Radiograph
Type Citation:
Randall, J. E. & Lubbock, R. 1981. Contributions in Science, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. No. 333: 6, fig. 2.
Type Status:
Paratype
Place:
Outer reef slope on west side of Alite Reef, Malaita, Solomon Islands., Malaita Province, Solomon Islands, Pacific
Collection Date:
24 Jul 1973
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Percoidei, Serranidae, Anthiinae
Published Name:
Anthias parvirostris Randall & Lubbock
Accession Number:
324095
USNM Number:
216490
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19 Skin and Bones | Smithsonian Natural History Museum

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Collaboration at the Crossroads of Science, Civics, and Environmental Justice in STEM education

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"I've enjoyed being a docent here at the Natural History Museum."

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