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Meissen octagonal plate

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels (overall color)
famille rose (overall style)
blue (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in; 24.13 cm
overall: 1 3/16 in x 9 1/2 in; 2.9845 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
plate
Object Type:
plate
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1740
1740
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0565.36
Accession number:
1983.0565
Catalog number:
1983.0565.36
Collector/donor number:
1440
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Home and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
The Hans C. Syz Collection
Meissen Porcelain: The Hans Syz Collection
Art
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-07ef-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1405980

Douglass' Monthly, Vol.III, No. IV

Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1860-09
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Collection of Frederick Douglass materials, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Collection of Frederick Douglass' Monthly's, booklets, and other materials
Collection of Frederick Douglass' Monthly's, booklets, and other materials / Series 1: Douglass' Monthly Newspapers
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa720ee1e92-71be-4557-afac-fc96e86090cc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-112-ref2
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Emmanuel Jacobson papers, 1934-1941

Creator:
Jacobson, Emmanuel, 1907-  Search this
Subject:
Spears, Ethel  Search this
Citation:
Emmanuel Jacobson papers, 1934-1941. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9684
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211892
AAA_collcode_jacoemma
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211892

Ascent of Man XI: Knowledge of Certainty, parts I and II

Extent:
1 Film reel (color sound; 1,872 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1973
Scope and Contents:
Edited film presents Dr. Bronowski offering his personal view of the moral dilemma that scientists face. He contrasts humanist traditions with Nazi atrocities and harnessing nuclear energy and the atom bomb. Produced and distributed by Time-Life.

Legacy Keywords: Science and civilization
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1994.21.234
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
REMC 2 educational film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
REMC 2 educational film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9c8c15c25-bc57-4d6f-b7dc-d2821a1981a9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1994-21-ref245

Camping with the Prince and other tales of science in Africa / Thomas A. Bass

Author:
Bass, Thomas A  Search this
Subject:
Bass, Thomas A Travel  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 304 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa
Date:
1990
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Science and civilization  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT12.25.B37 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_398801

Science and civilization in India / A.K. Bag

Author:
Bag, A. K  Search this
Physical description:
v. <1- > : ill., map ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
India
Date:
1985
1985-
Topic:
Indus civilization  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Science, history of  Search this
Call number:
\DS\425\ .B23\
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_870006

A century of Nature : twenty-one discoveries that changed science and the world / edited by Laura Garwin & Tim Lincoln ; with a foreword by Steven Weinberg

Author:
Garwin, Laura  Search this
Lincoln, Tim  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 360 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2003
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Science--Social aspects--History  Search this
Science and civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_722047

The cultural values of science : 8-11 November 2002

Author:
Pontificia Accademia delle scienze  Search this
Physical description:
lxxxi, 389 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
2003
Topic:
Science--Social aspects  Search this
Science and civilization  Search this
Call number:
Q175.5 .C85 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_735631

Science and the course of history. Translated by Ralph Manheim

Author:
Jordan, Pascual 1902-1980  Search this
Physical description:
x, 139 p. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1974
[1974, c1955]
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Science and civilization  Search this
Call number:
Q125 .J5813 1974X
Q125.J5813 1974X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_38431

Evolution, science, and society : evolutionary biology and the national research agenda, [executive summary]

Physical description:
46 p. : ill. (col.), port. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1999
Topic:
Evolution (Biology)  Search this
Science and civilization  Search this
Call number:
QH366.2 E934 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_730802

Putting science in its place : geographies of scientific knowledge / David N. Livingstone

Author:
Livingstone, David N. 1953-  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 234 p. : ill ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2003
C2003
Topic:
Science--Social aspects  Search this
Science and civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_902244

The grand titration : science and society in East and West / Joseph Needham

Author:
Needham, Joseph 1900-1995  Search this
Physical description:
350 p. [17] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Date:
1969
C1969
Topic:
Science and civilization  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Call number:
951 .N31
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_888679

Edo no kōkishin : bijutsu to kagaku no deai / Uchiyama Junʼichi

Title:
江戶の好奇心 : 美術と科学の出会い / 内山淳一
Bijutsu to kagaku no deai
Author:
Uchiyama, Junʼichi  Search this
Physical description:
245 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1996
Edo period, 1600-1868
Topic:
Art, Japanese  Search this
Technology and the arts  Search this
Science and civilization  Search this
Call number:
NX180.T4 U23 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_889864

Li, qi, and shu : an introduction to science and civilization in China / Ho Peng Yoke

Author:
Ho, Peng Yoke 1926-  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 262 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Date:
1985
C1985
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Call number:
509.51 .H6
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_886746

Science, race, and ethnicity : readings from Isis and Osiris / edited by John P. Jackson, Jr

Author:
Jackson, John P. 1961-  Search this
Physical description:
452 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Race  Search this
Science and civilization  Search this
Science--Social aspects  Search this
Eugenics  Search this
Race awareness  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_716953

Rhythm science / Paul D. Miller

Author:
DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid  Search this
Physical description:
128 p. : ill. ; 19 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Type:
Books
Date:
2004
C2004
Topic:
Technology and civilization  Search this
Science and civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_895822

The Social reality of scientific myth; science and social change. Edited by Kalman H. Silvert. Contributors: E. A. Bayne [and others]

Author:
Silvert, Kalman H  Search this
Bayne, E. A  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
239 p. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1969
[1969]
Topic:
Science and civilization  Search this
Science and state  Search this
Call number:
Q125 .S67
Q125.S67
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_897

The theft of history / Jack Goody

Author:
Goody, Jack  Search this
Physical description:
x, 342 p. : ill ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2006
Topic:
History--Philosophy  Search this
Eurocentrism  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_899282

The Transfer of science and technology between Europe and Asia, 1780-1880 : the Second Conference on the Transfer of Science and Technology Between Europe and Asia Since Vasco da Gama (1498-1998) / edited by Yamada Keiji

Title:
Second Conference on the Transfer of Science and Technology Between Europe and Asia Since Vasco da Gama (1498-1998)
Author:
Conference on the Transfer of Science and Technology Between Europe and Asia Since Vasco da Gama (1498-1998) (2nd : 1992 : Kyoto & Osaka, Japan)  Search this
Yamada, Keiji 1932-  Search this
Kokusai Nihon Bunka Kenkyū Sentā  Search this
Physical description:
255 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
Asia
Date:
1994
Topic:
Technology and civilization--History  Search this
Science and civilization--History  Search this
Technology--Social aspects  Search this
Science--Social aspects  Search this
Technology--International cooperation--History  Search this
Call number:
CB478 .C6 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_884702

The genius of China : 3,000 years of science, discovery, and invention / Robert Temple ; introduced by Joseph Needham

Author:
Temple, Robert K. G  Search this
Needham, Joseph 1900-1995 Science and civilisation in China  Search this
Physical description:
254 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Date:
1987
C1986
Topic:
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
Science and civilization  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Call number:
DS721 .T46
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_871279

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