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Help London's Science Museum Bring Britain's First Robot Back to Life

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
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Published Date:
Thu, 12 May 2016 15:45:13 +0000
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Sculpture of ‘Zombie Boy’ Fleshes Out London's Science Museum

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Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
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Published Date:
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 14:49:18 +0000
Topic:
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Visit a Science Museum on Saturday

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
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Smithsonian staff publications
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Published Date:
Thu, 24 Sep 2009 14:11:32 +0000
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Portrait in a Minute: Charles Willson Peale

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-05-13T19:19:31.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_nx_o_RbApQc

Do-It-Yourself Astrophotography: Applications for the Classroom and Beyond

Creator:
Smithsonian Education  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-03-13T20:47:23.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Education  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Education
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SmithsonianEducation
EDAN-URL:
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Missile, Surface-to-Surface, V-2 (A-4)

Manufacturer:
Mittelwerk GMBH  Search this
Materials:
Steel; graphite jet vanes, some wooden construction elements in fuselage; aluminum tanks not present.
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 ft. 8 3/8 in. wide x 46 ft. 1 3/16 in. deep x 5 ft. 5 in. diameter x 44 ft. 5 3/16 in. long, 8427.9 lb. (356.6 x 1405.1 x 165.1 x 1354.3cm, 3822.9kg)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force
Inventory Number:
A19600342000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Mary Baker Engen Restoration Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9c2816946-e717-42f0-9d3e-1e31b26b8e63
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19600342000
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Oral history interview wih Clara Diament Sujo

Interviewee:
Diament Sujo, Clara  Search this
Interviewer:
Berman, Avis  Search this
Creator:
Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project  Search this
Names:
Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project  Search this
Barr, Alfred H., Jr., 1902-1981  Search this
Córdova, Arturo de, 1908-1973  Search this
D'Harnoncourt, Rene, 1901-1968  Search this
De Kooning, Willem, 1904-1997  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968  Search this
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967  Search this
Johns, Jasper, 1930-  Search this
Kuh, Katharine  Search this
Lam, Wifredo  Search this
Marisol, 1930-2016  Search this
Messer, Thomas M.  Search this
Miller, Dorothy Canning, 1904-2003  Search this
Otero Rodríguez, Alejandro  Search this
Perón, Juan Domingo, 1895-1974  Search this
Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956  Search this
Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008  Search this
Reverón, Armando, 1889-1954  Search this
Romero Brest, Jorge  Search this
Soto, Jesús Rafael, 1923-2005  Search this
Sterne, Hedda, 1910-2011  Search this
Valera, Víctor, 1927-  Search this
Extent:
98 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
2010 June 8-16
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Clara Diament Sujo conducted 2010 June 8-16, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts project, at Sujo's home, in New York, New York.
Diament speaks of her childhood in Argentina; her father's early influence; working with Abbott Industries; her travels with her father as a child to Punta del Este in Urguay, and Mar del Plata; her experiences in the United States; life under Juan Perón and how political events helped shape her education; teaching in Venezuela; collecting art for the Venezuelan science museum; her views on art; the artists that she has worked with and represented; the opening of her first gallery in Venezuela; her gallery in New York City; the influence of Jorge Romero Brest; and her work with the museum network to represent Latin American artists. She recalls Katharine Kuh, Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning, Richard Wright, Langston Hughes, Jesus Rafael Soto, Arturo de Cordova, Alejandro Otero, Victor Valera, Armando Reverón, Mercedes Pardo, Wilfredo Lam, Alfred Barr, Rene d'Harnoncourt, Dorothy Miller, Thomas Messer, Marcel Duchamp, Hedda Sterne, Robert Rauschenberg, Jasper Johns, Marisol Escobar, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Clara Diament Sujo (1921-) is an Argentinian born owner and director of CDS Gallery in New York, New York. Avis Berman (1949-) is a scholar in New York, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 compact disc. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hr., 10 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Occupation:
Gallery owners -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Gallery directors -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art dealers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Collectors -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Women art dealers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.diamen10
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96d7f23a5-df3f-460a-9e75-6c53a343b5e5
EDAN-URL:
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1903 Wright Flyer

Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Fabric Covering: Muslin
Engine Crankcase: Aluminum
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 12.3 m (40 ft 4 in)
Length: 6.4 m (21 ft 1 in)
Height: 2.8 m (9 ft 4 in)
Weight: Empty, 274 kg (605 lb)
Gross, 341 kg (750 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1903
Credit Line:
The Estate of Orville Wright.
Inventory Number:
A19610048000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Wright Brothers & The Invention of the Aerial Age
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9aa91e7c2-85b2-4904-aff0-d990694b6f1d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19610048000

John Merrick

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
John Merrick, 1770 - 1880?  Search this
Medium:
Positive cut on lithograph
Dimensions:
35cm x 27cm (13 3/4" x 10 5/8"), Sight
Type:
Silhouette
Date:
c. 1800-50
Topic:
Silhouette\Cut-out  Search this
John Merrick: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Franklin Institute Science Museum
Object number:
46.53
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm494a8311a-5957-43a0-9d82-82ac3ba6aafb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_46.53

John Harrison

Artist:
Robert S. Susan, 1888 - 1957  Search this
Sitter:
John Harrison, 1773 - 1833  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 67.2 x 54.3cm (26 7/16 x 21 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1923-53
Topic:
John Harrison: Male  Search this
John Harrison: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Franklin Institute Science Museum
Object number:
53-18
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44330ac11-3eb0-42b6-9708-323dbb8fd020
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_53-18

Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
F. / J. A. M.  Search this
Copy after:
Joseph Siffred Duplessis, 22 Sep 1725 - 1 Apr 1802  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
61cm x 51.3cm (24" x 20 3/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1856-57
Topic:
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: Franklin Institute Science Museum
Object number:
5328.DUP1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm443f31684-c383-48d1-928b-c40f1e640f91
EDAN-URL:
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Alice Kent Stoddard, 1883? - 1976  Search this
Copy after:
Joseph Siffred Duplessis, 22 Sep 1725 - 1 Apr 1802  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76cm x 63.7cm (29 15/16" x 25 1/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1910-60
Topic:
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: Franklin Institute Science Museum
Object number:
56-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm450100de2-cb74-4244-add1-2d8d49fe39b0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_56-1

William Hypolitus Keating

Artist:
Hugh Bridport, 1794 - 1868  Search this
Sitter:
William Hypolitus Keating, 1799 - 1840  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
7cm x 5.6cm (2 3/4" x 2 3/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1820-35
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
William Hypolitus Keating: Male  Search this
William Hypolitus Keating: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Franklin Institute Science Museum
Object number:
6001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm495bc8419-c142-4fe4-881c-c6b2f38cd5ba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_6001

William Strickland

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
William Strickland, 1788 - 1854  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
65cm x 30cm x 25.5cm (25 9/16" x 11 13/16" x 10 1/16"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1817-57
Topic:
William Strickland: Male  Search this
William Strickland: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker\Engraver  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Franklin Institute Science Museum
Object number:
6193
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f142f022-b242-43ed-9a89-0a7f1dbca7d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_6193

Matthias William Baldwin

Artist:
William Henry Willcox, 1831 - 1931?  Search this
Sitter:
Matthias William Baldwin, 1795 - 1866  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
74.8cm x 62.5cm (29 7/16" x 24 5/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1850-66
Topic:
Matthias William Baldwin: Male  Search this
Matthias William Baldwin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Matthias William Baldwin: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Pennsylvania  Search this
Matthias William Baldwin: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer\Locomotive  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Franklin Institute Science Museum
Object number:
P-26
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42a24c8af-ceda-4b2c-83a9-cb69c07d05d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_P-26

Elliott Cresson

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Elliott Cresson, 1796 - 1854  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
50cm x 42.3cm (19 11/16" x 16 5/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1840-54
Topic:
Elliott Cresson: Male  Search this
Elliott Cresson: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Franklin Institute Science Museum
Object number:
PA110002
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm427714051-74c3-4154-92f7-f881b9dfddd1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA110002

Samuel Vaughan Merrick

Artist:
Samuel Bell Waugh, 1814 - 1885  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Vaughan Merrick, 4 May 1801 - 18 Aug 1870  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
52cm x 41.5cm (20 1/2" x 16 5/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1870-79
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Samuel Vaughan Merrick: Male  Search this
Samuel Vaughan Merrick: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Business executive\Railroad  Search this
Samuel Vaughan Merrick: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer  Search this
Samuel Vaughan Merrick: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
Samuel Vaughan Merrick: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Railroad  Search this
Samuel Vaughan Merrick: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Franklin Institute Science Museum
Object number:
PA110009
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4882f09ae-d710-47a7-8d25-dfa27ba357fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA110009

Samuel Vaughan Merrick

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Vaughan Merrick, 4 May 1801 - 18 Aug 1870  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
90cm x 72cm (35 7/16" x 28 3/8"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-55
Topic:
Samuel Vaughan Merrick: Male  Search this
Samuel Vaughan Merrick: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Business executive\Railroad  Search this
Samuel Vaughan Merrick: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer  Search this
Samuel Vaughan Merrick: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
Samuel Vaughan Merrick: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Railroad  Search this
Samuel Vaughan Merrick: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Franklin Institute Science Museum
Object number:
PA110010
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm443d9fdb0-164c-4890-9a2d-4756ff7310d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA110010

James Ronaldson

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
James Ronaldson, 1770 - 1841  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
90cm x 70cm (35 7/16" x 27 9/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-41
Topic:
James Ronaldson: Male  Search this
James Ronaldson: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Franklin Institute Science Museum
Object number:
PA110012
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45b943027-141f-4baf-a24d-d4ae12bfe73c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA110012

James Ronaldson

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
James Ronaldson, 1770 - 1841  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
75cm x 62cm (29 1/2" x 24 7/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1830-50
Topic:
James Ronaldson: Male  Search this
James Ronaldson: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Franklin Institute Science Museum
Object number:
PA110013
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45ae9f240-b14d-4fe9-97ad-420aba1e6e38
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PA110013

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