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Margaret Todd Whetten

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Margaret Todd Whetten, 1736 - Mar 1809  Search this
Medium:
Pigmented wax and oil paint on glass
Dimensions:
11.5cm (4 1/2")
Frame: 19.1 x 15.9 x 3.8cm (7 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 1 1/2")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1800
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Sculpture\Relief  Search this
Margaret Todd Whetten: Female  Search this
Margaret Todd Whetten: Politics and Government\Patriot\Revolution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Elizabeth Dean Gray Wroth
Object number:
NPG.2000.10
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm466fe3413-0cf0-4d34-a5da-1486eb673f72
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2000.10
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United States Department of State Distinguished Honor Award

Issued by:
United States Department of State, American, founded 1789  Search this
Received by:
William Beverly Carter Jr., American, 1921 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
gold with metal and silk (textile)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 15/16 × 1 7/16 × 3/8 in. (7.5 × 3.7 × 0.9 cm)
Type:
commemorative medals
Place made:
Providence, Rhode Island, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Monrovia, Liberia, West Africa, Africa
Tanzania, East Africa, Africa
Date:
January 1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Government  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the family of Ambassador William Beverly Carter, Jr.
Object number:
A2019.45.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Archive of Ambassador W. Beverly Carter
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5133f8da5-5401-4b16-8b32-c5426b5ff1ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2019.45.1.2

The Unsuccessful WWII Plot to Fight the Japanese With Radioactive Foxes

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 29 Sep 2020 12:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_9554a7929ff3827ebe318d487abaedb2

Wood Carvings Document Faith, Injustice and Hope in 20th-Century America

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 29 Sep 2020 20:41:57 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_c64f135e372555580f1577dbf63b5656

Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961

Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Subject:
Wildenstein, Felix  Search this
Phillips, Duncan  Search this
Hays, Lee  Search this
Untermeyer, Louis  Search this
Zigrosser, Carl  Search this
Robeson, Paul  Search this
DuBois, W.E.B. (William Edward Burghardt)  Search this
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)  Search this
Ruggles, Carl  Search this
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur  Search this
Nearing, Helen  Search this
Nearing, Scott  Search this
Pach, Walter  Search this
Rasmussen, Knud  Search this
Reeves, Ruth  Search this
Seeger, Pete  Search this
Daniel, Charles  Search this
Cleland, T. M. (Thomas Maitland)  Search this
Davies, Arthur B. (Arthur Bowen)  Search this
Chamberlain, J. E.  Search this
Boyesen, Bayard  Search this
Chase, William Merritt  Search this
Freuchen, Peter  Search this
Gellert, Hugo  Search this
Gottlieb, Harry  Search this
Hartley, Marsden  Search this
Fitzgerald, James  Search this
Keller, Charles  Search this
Miller, Kenneth Hayes  Search this
Henri, Robert  Search this
Jones, Dan Burne  Search this
United American Artists  Search this
United Office and Professional Workers of America  Search this
United Scenic Artists  Search this
National Farmers' Union (U.S.)  Search this
National Maritime Union of America  Search this
American Artists' Congress  Search this
Artists' Union (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Artists League of America  Search this
Citizens' Committee for Government Arts Projects  Search this
Farmers Union of the New York Milk Shed  Search this
Federal Art Project  Search this
Federal Writers' Project  Search this
Macbeth Gallery  Search this
International Workers Order  Search this
Type:
Poems
Sketches
Business records
Photographs
Drawings
Topic:
Designers -- New York (State)  Search this
Mural painting and decoration  Search this
Painters -- New York (State)  Search this
Politics and culture  Search this
Authors -- New York  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States -- Political aspects  Search this
Dairy farms  Search this
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Illustrators -- New York (State)  Search this
Illustration of books  Search this
Works of art  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief  Search this
Labor unions  Search this
Art and war  Search this
Commercial art  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9557
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211757
AAA_collcode_kentrock
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211757
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William Anderson Coffin papers, 1886-1924

Creator:
Coffin, William A. (William Anderson), 1855-1925  Search this
Subject:
Stella, Joseph  Search this
Warren, Whitney  Search this
Mauer, Alfred  Search this
Benson, Frank Weston  Search this
Blashfield, Edwin Howland  Search this
Zorach, William  Search this
Gay, Walter  Search this
Gussow, Bernard  Search this
Bouché, Louis  Search this
Cortissoz, Royal  Search this
Pan-American Exposition  Search this
Société des artistes français  Search this
Exposition d'artistes de l'école Américaine  Search this
American Rights Committee  Search this
American Artists' Committee of One Hundred  Search this
Lotos Club (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Musée d'histoire et d'art (Luxembourg)  Search this
Committee for the Exhibition of American Painting and Sculpture (Paris, France)  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Photographs
Topic:
Harper's Weekly  Search this
New York Post  Search this
Art Exhibitions France Paris  Search this
Art critics -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Landscape painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art, American  Search this
World War, 1914-1918 -- Civilian relief -- France  Search this
Art critics -- France -- Paris  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7476
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209634
AAA_collcode_coffwill
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209634
Online Media:

Erminnie A. Smith

Artist:
William Rudolf O'Donovan, 1844 - 1920  Search this
Sitter:
Erminnie A. Smith, 26 Apr 1836 - 9 Jun 1886  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Image/Mount: 2.9 × 19.5cm (1 1/8 × 7 11/16")
Frame: 41.3 × 35.1 × 1.9cm (16 1/4 × 13 13/16 × 3/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York\Manhattan Island
Date:
1881
Topic:
Indeterminable  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Emblem  Search this
Sculpture\Relief\Bas-relief  Search this
Erminnie A. Smith: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2014.6
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
American Origins
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 123
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm446f170b8-31ef-4e31-bcdf-2289eaddc3ef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2014.6

Adalbert John Volck Self-Portrait

Artist:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Sitter:
Adalbert John Volck, 14 Apr 1828 - 26 Mar 1912  Search this
Medium:
Tin relief
Dimensions:
21.5cm (8 7/16")
Accurate: 21.5cm (8 7/16")
Frame: 48.3 x 46.7 x 4.1cm (19 x 18 3/8 x 1 5/8")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1900
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Bookcase  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Sculpture\Relief\Bas-relief  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Adalbert John Volck: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Adalbert John Volck: Male  Search this
Adalbert John Volck: Visual Arts\Artist\Cartoonist  Search this
Adalbert John Volck: Visual Arts\Artist\Caricaturist  Search this
Adalbert John Volck: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Adalbert John Volck: Health and Medicine\Dentist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Bryden B. Hyde
Object number:
NPG.72.100
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d69347bc-7a35-4d3d-845f-82207f72e3fd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.72.100

Theodore Roosevelt

Artist:
Sally James Farnham, 1869 - 1943  Search this
Sitter:
Theodore Roosevelt, 27 Oct 1858 - 6 Jan 1919  Search this
Medium:
Bronze relief
Dimensions:
Without Mount: 52.7 x 53 x 6.4cm (20 3/4 x 20 7/8 x 2 1/2")
With Mount: 63.5 x 63.5 x 9.5cm (25 x 25 x 3 3/4")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1906
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Pince-nez  Search this
Sculpture\Relief\Bas-relief  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Male  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\State Legislator\New York  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Literature\Writer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Humanities and Social Sciences\Historian  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Rancher  Search this
Theodore Roosevelt: Nobel Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.74.16
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, West Gallery 210
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4045a25df-7bc6-4eeb-9b06-e84eca03e93f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.74.16
Online Media:

Suzuki Violin (1/16 size)

Maker:
Suzuki Violin Co., Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
wood stain (overall material)
horse hair (overall material)
Measurements:
violin: 14 1/2 in x 5 in x 1 in; 36.83 cm x 12.7 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
violin
Place made:
Japan: Aichi, Nagoya
Japan: Aichi, Nagoya
Date made:
1982
Credit Line:
Gift of Carol B. Warden and Joy Burchuk
ID Number:
2014.0181.04
Accession number:
2014.0181
Catalog number:
2014.0181.04
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-5bb1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1591244
Online Media:

A companion to ancient Near Eastern art / edited by Ann C Gunter

Editor:
Gunter, Ann Clyburn 1951-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Place:
Middle East
Date:
2018
Topic:
Art, Middle Eastern  Search this
Art, Ancient  Search this
ART--History--General  Search this
Call number:
N5345
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1139467

Cut your client's tax bill : individual tax planning tips and strategies / Bill Bischoff

Author:
Bischoff, Bill  Search this
Author:
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Place:
United States
Date:
2018
Topic:
Income tax--Law and legislation  Search this
Tax returns  Search this
LAW--Military  Search this
Call number:
KF6369
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1139492

Piping and instrumentation diagram development / Moe Toghraei

Author:
Toghraei, Moe 1968-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2019
Topic:
Chemical plants--Piping--Drawings  Search this
Chemical apparatus--Drawings  Search this
Blueprints  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Mechanical  Search this
Call number:
TP159.P5 T64 2019 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1139718

A practical guide to welding solutions : overcoming technical and material-specific issues / Robert W. Messler, Jr

Author:
Messler, Robert W. Jr. 1942-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2018
Topic:
Welding  Search this
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING--Technical & Manufacturing Industries & Trades  Search this
Call number:
TS227
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1140098

Topographical tools for filtering and segmentation. 2, Flooding and marker-based segmentation on node- or edge-weighted graphs / Fernand Meyer

Title:
Flooding and marker-based segmentation on node- or edge-weighted graphs
Author:
Meyer, Fernand 1952-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2019
Topic:
Relief models  Search this
Topographical drawing  Search this
SCIENCE--Earth Sciences--Geography  Search this
SCIENCE--Earth Sciences--Geology  Search this
Call number:
GA145
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1140134

Topographical tools for filtering and segmentation. 1, Watersheds on node- or edge-weighted graphs / Fernand Meyer

Author:
Meyer, Fernand 1952-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2019
Topic:
Relief models  Search this
Topographical drawing  Search this
SCIENCE--Earth Sciences--Geography  Search this
SCIENCE--Earth Sciences--Geology  Search this
Call number:
GA145
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1140136

Legal data for banking : business optimisation and regulatory compliance / Akber Datoo

Author:
Datoo, Akber 1978-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2019
Topic:
Financial services industry--Law and legislation--Data processing  Search this
Law offices--Automation  Search this
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Finance  Search this
LAW--Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice  Search this
Call number:
K1066 .D38 2019 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1140173

Fiorello La Guardia : ethnicity, reform, and urban development / Ronald H Bayor, Emeritus Professor of History, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, US

Author:
Bayor, Ronald H. 1944-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Biography
Electronic books
Biographies
Place:
United States
New York (State)
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
2017
1898-1951
Topic:
Legislators  Search this
Mayors  Search this
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Political  Search this
POLITICAL SCIENCE--Government--Legislative Branch  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Call number:
E748.L23
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1138379

Disaster risk reduction for the built environment / Lee Bosher, Ksenia Chmutina

Author:
Bosher, Lee  Search this
Chmutina, Ksenia  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2017
Topic:
Emergency management  Search this
Buildings--Natural disaster effects  Search this
OCIAL SCIENCE--Disasters & Disaster Relief  Search this
Call number:
HV551.2
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1138415

Data Mining : Concepts, Models, Methods, and Algorithms

Title:
Data Mining : Concepts, Models, Methods, and Algorithms
Author:
Kantardzic, Mehmed  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (554 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Electronic book
Date:
2011
Topic:
Data mining  Search this
Call number:
QA76.9.D343K36 2011
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1138582

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