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Monkeys Grasp for the Moon

Artist:
Xu Bing (born 1955; active United States)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibitions Central  Search this
Medium:
Lacquer on Baltic birch wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall assembled): 2591.1 x 78 x 4.1 cm (1020 1/8 x 30 11/16 x 1 5/8 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Origin:
China
Date:
2001-2004
Topic:
moon  Search this
monkey  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Contemporary Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — funds provided by the family of Madame Chiang Kai-shek (Chiang Soong Mayling 1898-2003)
Accession Number:
S2004.2.1-21
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3f3656562-3854-46e9-8bc1-21873481c1bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2004.2.1-21

Lake Shore & Michigan Fast Mail train model

Medium:
wood; metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 8 x 31 1/2 x 10 in. (20.32 x 80.01 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
Exhibit Collection
Place:
United States of America
Date:
late 19th century
Topic:
Transportation  Search this
Object number:
1993.4005.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8e67e8dc5-85aa-4f3b-ba6a-9c3028a6aae6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1993.4005.1
Online Media:

Shelter 2

Maker, modifier:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
fiber, burlap (overall material)
composition, substrate (overall material)
paint, vegetal (overall material)
roman catholicism (overall single or multi-hued)
Measurements:
average spatial: 32.2 cm x 27.1 cm x 2.6 cm; 12 11/16 in x 10 21/32 in x 1 1/32 in
Object Name:
Model, Petroglyph
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1992
1600 - 1699
Subject:
Christianity  Search this
Roman Catholicism  Search this
Missions  Search this
ID Number:
1992.3126.63
Catalog number:
1992.3126.63
Nonaccession number:
1992.3126
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Home and Community Life: Ethnic
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-b572-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1132031

Shelter 2

Maker, modifier:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
fiber, burlap (overall material)
composition, substrate (overall material)
paint, vegetal (overall material)
roman catholicism (overall single or multi-hued)
Measurements:
average spatial: 32.1 cm x 29 cm x 3.1 cm; 12 5/8 in x 11 13/32 in x 1 7/32 in
Object Name:
Model, Petroglyph
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1992
1900 - 1699
Subject:
Christianity  Search this
Roman Catholicism  Search this
Missions  Search this
ID Number:
1992.3126.64
Catalog number:
1992.3126.64
Nonaccession number:
1992.3126
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Home and Community Life: Ethnic
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-b573-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1132032

model, logo, railroad

User:
Santa Fe Railroad  Search this
Maker:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic, resin, epoxy (overall material)
paints (overall material)
brown (overall color)
white (overall color)
red (overall color)
painted (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 8 in x 12 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in; 20.32 cm x 31.75 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Model, Logo, Railroad
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1992
Subject:
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Tourist Trade  Search this
Train  Search this
Travel  Search this
ID Number:
1992.3126.66
Catalog number:
1992.3126.66
Nonaccession number:
1992.3126
See more items in:
Home and Community Life: Ethnic
Advertising
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-bc15-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1142285

model, logo, railroad

User:
Santa Fe Railroad  Search this
Maker:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic, resin, epoxy (overall material)
paints (overall material)
brown (overall color)
white (overall color)
red (overall color)
painted (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 8 1/2 in x 12 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in; 21.59 cm x 32.7025 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
Model, Logo, Railroad
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1992
Subject:
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Tourist Trade  Search this
Train  Search this
Travel  Search this
ID Number:
1992.3126.67
Catalog number:
1992.3126.67
Nonaccession number:
1992.3126
See more items in:
Home and Community Life: Ethnic
Advertising
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-bc16-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1142286

Vernon Rickman Works on Clay Model of a Neanderthal Woman

Creator:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1974
January 9, 1974
Topic:
Models and modelmaking  Search this
Neanderthals  Search this
Physical anthropology  Search this
Rickman, Vernon  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [74-171-18A ]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395123

Vernon Rickman Works on Clay Model of a Neanderthal Man

Creator:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Rickman, Vernon  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 10 x 8 ;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1974
January 9, 1974
Topic:
Models and modelmaking  Search this
Physical anthropology  Search this
Neanderthals  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [74-171-07A]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395124

Vernon Rickman Works on Clay Model of a Neanderthal Woman

Creator:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Rickman, Vernon  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1974
January 9, 1974
Topic:
Models and modelmaking  Search this
Physical anthropology  Search this
Neanderthals  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [74-171-15A]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395130

Vernon Rickman Works on Clay Model of a Neanderthal Man

Creator:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Rickman, Vernon  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1974
January 9, 1974
Topic:
Models and modelmaking  Search this
Physical anthropology  Search this
Neanderthals  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [74-171-28A]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395131

Vernon Rickman Works on Clay Model of a Neanderthal Man

Creator:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Rickman, Vernon  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 10 x 8;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1974
January 9, 1974
Topic:
Models and modelmaking  Search this
Physical anthropology  Search this
Neanderthals  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [74-171-35A]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_395139

Karen Loveland and John Hiller of the Exhibits Motion Picture Unit, Office of Exhibits Central, Shoot Movies

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Hiller, John  Search this
Loveland, Karen  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central Exhibits Motion Picture Unit  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 8 x 10 ;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1974
Topic:
Motion pictures  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [94-13201]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396085

Unveiling of Model for "The Federal City: Plans and Realities" Exhibition at the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Perrot, Paul N  Search this
Washburn, Wilcomb E  Search this
Atherton, Charles Henry 1932-2005  Search this
Conrad, Charles H  Search this
Fraser, Samuel  Search this
Myers, Donald  Search this
Singleton, John  Search this
Widener, John  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1976
February 3, 1976
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Models and modelmaking  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [76-2525-18]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396574

Unveiling of Model for "The Federal City: Plans and Realities" Exhibition at the Smithsonian Institution Building, or Castle

Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Washburn, Wilcomb E  Search this
Atherton, Charles Henry 1932-2005  Search this
Nolen, John 1898-1986  Search this
Hamilton, Susan A  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Physical description:
8 x 10;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Place:
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1976
February 3, 1976
Topic:
Models and modelmaking  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [76-2586-24]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_396578

Production Stills from "Celebrating a Century" Movie

Creator:
Farrar, Richard  Search this
Subject:
Taylor, Frank A (Frank Augustus) 1903-2007  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Printing and Photographic Services  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central Exhibits Motion Picture Unit  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1975
December 5, 1975
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Motion pictures  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [75-15344]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398137

Agency history, 1955-

Creator:
Smithsonian Exhibits  Search this
Subject:
Anglim, John E  Search this
Mahoney, James A  Search this
Coppola, John  Search this
Headley, Michael A  Search this
Ades, Susan  Search this
O'Connor, Matthew  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Programs  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1955
1955-
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museum techniques  Search this
Traveling exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00445
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_404642

Committee Records, 1995-2007

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central Management Committee Review  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central Exhibits Committee  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central Operations Committee  Search this
Physical description:
7 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1995
1995-2007
Topic:
Committees  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS01396
See more items in:
Committee Records 1995-2007 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_279806

Project Records, 2002-2011

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Subject:
Archives of American Art  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Affiliations (Program)  Search this
Smithsonian Associates  Search this
Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Archives  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Libraries  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center  Search this
Smithsonian Community Committee  Search this
Smithsonian Forum on Material Culture  Search this
Smithsonian Institution National Collections Program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Development  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Facilities Engineering and Operations  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Government Relations  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of the Chief Information Officer  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Compact discs
Electronic records
Drawings
Color photographs
Date:
2002
2002-2011
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Project management  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 12-189
See more items in:
Project Records 1995-2011 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_338162

Model, Static, Zeppelin-Staaken R.IV

Model Maker:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Materials:
OVERALL - PLASTIC, BASSWOOD, FIBERGLASS, BRASS
Dimensions:
Model: 42 × 143.5 × 269.9cm (16 9/16 × 56 1/2 × 106 1/4 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1990
Credit Line:
Model by Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central.
Inventory Number:
A19910033000
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/nv9bd78e358-72a0-4af6-93c0-7ec5264aa8e1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19910033000

Model, Learjet 25

Model Maker:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Materials:
Overall - wood
Dimensions:
Model: 14 x 55.9 x 45.7cm (5 1/2 in. x 22 in. x 18 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1985
Credit Line:
Museum purchase. Model by the Office of Exhibits Central, Smithsonian Institution
Inventory Number:
A20181233000
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/nv9e8e3cc64-10df-4b54-8263-44632d3d6fc5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20181233000

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