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Dendrobium purpureum

Flower Color:
Pink; Green petal tips
Range:
Sulawesi to New Guinea (Kep Aru)
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Common Name:
The Purple Dendrobium
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Dendrobium
Species:
purpureum
Accession Number:
2015-1878A
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2015-1878A
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Dendrobium rigidum

Flower Color:
White; red streaks on orange lip
Range:
New Guinea to N Queensland
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Common Name:
The Rigid-Leafed Dendrobium
The Rigid-Leafed Dockrillia
The Smooth Tick Orchid
The Smooth Tongue Orchid
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Dendrobium
Species:
rigidum
Accession Number:
2010-1226A
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2010-1226A
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Dendrobium rigidum

Flower Color:
White; red streaks on orange lip
Range:
New Guinea to N Queensland
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Common Name:
The Rigid-Leafed Dendrobium
The Rigid-Leafed Dockrillia
The Smooth Tick Orchid
The Smooth Tongue Orchid
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Dendrobium
Species:
rigidum
Accession Number:
2010-1226B
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2010-1226B
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Spanish Flag

Physical Description:
linen (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 in x 36 1/2 in; 78.74 cm x 92.71 cm
Object Name:
flag
Place Made:
Spain
Place made:
Spain
Used in:
Philippines: Manila Bay
Captured by US forces:
United States
Associated place:
Spain
Date made:
ca 1898
Subject:
Flags  Search this
Naval History  Search this
Related event:
Spanish-American War  Search this
Battle of Manilla Bay, 1898  Search this
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
ID Number:
AF.58971-N
Accession number:
239310
Catalog number:
58791-N
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Naval
Military
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/ng49ca746ab-d182-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1301324

Terrestrial Globe

Maker:
Fitz, Ellen Eliza  Search this
Ginn & Heath  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 31.4 cm; 12 3/8 in
overall: 16 1/2 in x 13 in x 13 1/2 in; 41.91 cm x 33.02 cm x 34.29 cm
Object Name:
globe
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Associated place:
United States: New York, Hastings-on-Hudson
Date made:
ca 1880
Subject:
Geography  Search this
ID Number:
1989.0410.01
Catalog number:
1989.0410.01
Accession number:
1989.0410
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Globes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0372-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1064799
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Terrestrial Globe

Maker:
Murdock, David C.  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 5 in; 12.7 cm
overall: 11 3/4 in x 6 1/4 in x 6 in; 29.845 cm x 15.875 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
globe
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, West Boylston
Associated place:
United States: Massachusetts, Brookline
Date made:
mid 19th century
Subject:
Geography  Search this
ID Number:
1987.0922.01
Catalog number:
1987.0922.01
Accession number:
1987.0922
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Globes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-ff42-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1064791
Online Media:

Terrestrial Globe

Maker:
Schedler, Joseph  Search this
Weissenborn, Edward  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
paper (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 6 in; 15.24 cm
overall: 13 1/4 in x 8 1/4 in; 33.655 cm x 20.955 cm
Object Name:
globe
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Associated place:
United States: New York, Hastings-on-Hudson
Date made:
1872
Subject:
Geography  Search this
ID Number:
1987.0287.01
Catalog number:
1987.0287.01
Accession number:
1987.0287
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Globes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-113f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1064718

Terrestrial Globe

Maker:
Cornell, Silas  Search this
Erastus Darrow & Brother  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 24.2 cm; 9 17/32 in
overall: 16 1/8 in x 11 1/2 in; 40.9575 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
globe
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
United States: New York, Rochester
Associated place:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
mid 19th century
Subject:
Geography  Search this
ID Number:
1986.0820.01
Catalog number:
1986.0820.01
Accession number:
1986.0820
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Globes
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-fc8d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1064464

Photograph of the Rose Buds performing at the Rose Room

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Laura Cathrell, 1914 - 1999  Search this
Birdie Warfield Edison, American  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Rose Buds, American  Search this
Johnnie Cole's, American  Search this
Rose Room, American  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 4 7/16 × 6 1/2 in. (11.3 × 16.5 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 4 3/4 × 6 1/2 in. (12 × 16.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Cliffwood, Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1952-1953
Topic:
African American  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.216
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e69bf602-7c0c-4e3d-b12d-9fdb7fda288f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.216
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Photograph of the Rose Buds performing at the Rose Room

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Laura Cathrell, 1914 - 1999  Search this
Birdie Warfield Edison, American  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Rose Buds, American  Search this
Johnnie Cole's, American  Search this
Rose Room, American  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and sheet): 4 13/16 × 6 1/2 in. (12.2 × 16.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Cliffwood, Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1952-1953
Topic:
African American  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cc2a3173-375a-47fb-ad40-de2c1e857beb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.16
Online Media:

Photograph of the Rose Buds performing at the Rose Room

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Laura Cathrell, 1914 - 1999  Search this
Birdie Warfield Edison, American  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Rose Buds, American  Search this
Johnnie Cole's, American  Search this
Rose Room, American  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and sheet): 4 3/4 × 6 1/2 in. (12 × 16.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Cliffwood, Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1952-1953
Topic:
African American  Search this
Dance  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.208
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55b64681a-7856-472c-a77f-a5ea2d0e8c6a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.208
Online Media:

Receiver, Focal Plane Array, WMAP Satellite Engineering Model

Manufacturer:
NASA, Goddard Space Flight Center  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum and mixed metals framing, kapton, thermal insulation, mixed electronics
Dimensions:
Overall (not including microwave telescope dish assemblies): 142.24 x 101.6cm, 132.5kg (4ft 8in. x 3ft 4in., 292lb.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Unmanned-Instruments & Payloads
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.
Inventory Number:
A20060634003
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99ae20f96-0e6b-4be0-8c6e-916fd93028c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20060634003
Online Media:

Missile, Air-to-Air, Sidewinder, AIM 9E

Manufacturer:
Lockheed - Martin  Search this
Materials:
Body, non-ferrous, probably magnesium; warhead, steel, probably fragmentable; tip. optical glass; front fins, steel; rear fins, aluminum; electrical connector plug, black insulated plastic, with plastic protective cover; windows around missile, at top, glass; lugs, steel; longeron wheels and fasteners for same, steel.
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 ft. 3 1/4 in. wide x 9 ft. 11 1/2 in. long x 5 in. diameter (38.74 x 303.53 x 12.7cm)
Wing span diagonal 21"
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from United States Air Force Museum
Inventory Number:
A20030007000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv961ba4bf0-3e3f-4ac3-b504-15ff12769cc1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20030007000
Online Media:

Missile, Air-to-Air, AMRAAM, also Designated AIM-120A

Manufacturer:
Raytheon Company  Search this
Materials:
Motor section, steel; rear fins, steel; front fins, aluminum; ring on top of guidance section, steel; warhead and upper guidance section, non-ferrous metal
Dimensions:
Overall: 12ft x 7in. x 1ft 9in. (365.76 x 17.78 x 53.34cm)
Wing span diagonal 24.75"
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 2000
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force Museum.
Inventory Number:
A20030008000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99ada8511-5e6e-48b9-a24c-f66f97b4873a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20030008000
Online Media:

Meter, Radiation Survey, Portable, Apollo 11

Manufacturer:
General Dynamics, Ft. Worth Division  Search this
Materials:
Overall - metal
Dimensions:
Approximate: 30.5 × 3.8cm (1 × 1 1/2 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Medical
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA/JSC; must be offered back to NASA upon deaccession
Inventory Number:
A19980075000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e70df8d0-7b63-4971-bbf0-df5849d0b861
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19980075000
Online Media:

Missile, Air-to-Air, Mighty Mouse, 2.75 Inch

Manufacturer:
Hunter-Douglas Div., Bridgeport Brass Co.  Search this
Materials:
Body, non-ferrous metal; nose section and nose tip, iron or steel; fins, aluminum; nozzles, steel
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 ft. 6 in. long x 2 3/4 in. diameter x 1 ft. 3 3/4 in. wing span(106.68 x 6.99 x 40.01cm)
wing span diagonal 17"
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1960s
Credit Line:
Transferred from U.S. Navy
Inventory Number:
A19660372000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv95f7af2ba-54a0-450f-92fd-2fae0b335a5d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19660372000
Online Media:

Nose Cone, Missile, Jupiter C

Manufacturer:
Cooper Development Co.  Search this
Norton Co.  Search this
Materials:
Stainless steel inner shell, stainless steel plate covering aft end, and ceramic ablative coating
Dimensions:
3-D: 81.3 × 47cm (32 × 18 1/2 in.)
Type:
CRAFT-Miscellaneous
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Army Ballistic Missile Agency.
Inventory Number:
A19590031000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Space Race
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv947d4ce4d-4678-40f2-bd6c-7bdf4be690ce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590031000
Online Media:

Bombsight, Spotting

Manufacturer:
The Sperry Gyroscope Co.  Search this
Materials:
Non-Magnetic White Metal
Rubber
Ferrous Alloy
Plastic
Possible Glass
Copper Alloy
Paint
Cosmoline
Grease
Dimensions:
3-D: 55.9 × 44.4 × 17.8cm (1 ft. 10 in. × 1 ft. 5 1/2 in. × 7 in.)
Type:
ARMAMENT-Sights & Controls
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600965000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv96aac39fe-0593-441a-ba94-004f746f1181
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600965000

Selector, Aft Relay, Sighting Station

Manufacturer:
The Sperry Gyroscope Co.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Ferrous Alloy
Plastic
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 59.7 × 39.4 × 8.9cm (1 ft. 11 1/2 in. × 1 ft. 3 1/2 in. × 3 1/2 in.)
Type:
ARMAMENT-Sights & Controls
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19601861000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv92734db88-eb95-441c-abbb-3e96bac48466
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19601861000

Standard Steel Propeller, ground-adjustable, two-blade, metal

Manufacturer:
Standard Steel Propeller Co., Pittsburgh, PA  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum alloy, Steel, Paint
Dimensions:
Rotor/Propeller: 287 × 21.6 × 25.4cm (9 ft. 5 in. × 8 1/2 in. × 10 in.)
3-D (Propeller): 44kg (97lb.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Propellers & Impellers
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
Circa 1933
Credit Line:
Gift of Pan American Airways
Inventory Number:
A19350003000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv990d88681-24ea-44e2-bde6-c5330a1ca423
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19350003000

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