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Decorative door boss and nail

Medium:
Wrought iron
Type:
metalwork
Decorative Arts
Decorative door boss and nail
Made in:
Spain
Date:
17th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt
Accession Number:
1931-88-14-a/e
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1931-88-14-a_e

Oral history interview with Philip Simmons, 2001 April 4-5

Interviewee:
Simmons, Philip, 1912-2009  Search this
Interviewer:
Douglas, Mary F., 1956-  Search this
Subject:
DeKoven, Ira  Search this
Philip Simmons Foundation, Inc  Search this
Southeastern Blacksmith Association  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Festival of American Folklife  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Blacksmiths  Search this
Ironworkers  Search this
Metal workers  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Blacksmithing  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11873
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)226990
AAA_collcode_simmon01
Theme:
Craft
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_226990
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974

Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Subject:
Seligmann, Jacques  Search this
Waegen, Rolf Hans  Search this
Seligmann, René  Search this
de Hauke, César  Search this
Glaenzer, Eugene  Search this
Trevor, Clyfford  Search this
Mackay, Clarence Hungerford  Search this
Parker, Theresa D.  Search this
Haardt, Georges  Search this
Schiff, Mortimer L.  Search this
Seligman, Germain  Search this
Arenberg  Search this
La Fresnaye, Roger de  Search this
Liechtenstein, House of  Search this
Seligmann, Arnold  Search this
MM. Jacques Seligmann & fils  Search this
Eugene Glaenzer & Co  Search this
Gersel  Search this
Germain Seligmann & Co  Search this
De Hauke & Co., Inc  Search this
Topic:
Art  Search this
Art, Renaissance  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Art, European  Search this
Art treasures in war  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9936
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212486
AAA_collcode_jacqself
Theme:
The Art Market
Art Gallery Records
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212486
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Henry Clay Monument at Canal & St. Charles Avenues

Depicted (sitter):
Clay, Henry  Search this
Maker:
Lilienthal, Theodore  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
stereograph
Place made:
United States: Louisiana, New Orleans
Associated place:
United States: Louisiana, New Orleans
Date made:
1854-1894
Subject:
Monuments  Search this
Street  Search this
Carriages  Search this
Horses  Search this
City landscape  Search this
Architecture  Search this
ID Number:
2012.3033.0059
Nonaccession number:
2012.3033
Catalog number:
2012.3033.0059
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-a5cb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1852285
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Street Scene in Provincetown, MA

Maker:
Nickerson, George Hathaway  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
stereograph
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Provincetown
Date made:
1860s-1880s
Subject:
Wagons  Search this
Men  Search this
Horses  Search this
ID Number:
2012.3033.0350
Nonaccession number:
2012.3033
Catalog number:
2012.3033.0350
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-718a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1852576
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Wrought iron gate created by Philip Simmons

Created by:
Philip Simmons, American, 1912 - 2009  Search this
Medium:
iron alloy
Dimensions:
79 1/2 × 29 × 4 in. (201.9 × 73.7 × 10.2 cm)
2008.11.1ab: 153 lb. (69.4 kg)
2008.11.1a: 77 lb. (34.9 kg)
2008.11.1b: 76 lb. (34.5 kg)
Type:
gates
Place made:
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.11.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
© Philip Simmons Estate
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ac717656-1324-4f20-adcc-bee73e29235a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.11.1ab

Five-String Fretless Banjo

Measurements:
overall: 28 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in x 2 in; 72.39 cm x 16.51 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
banjo
Place made:
United States: Tennessee, Bristol
Date made:
1800-1899
Credit Line:
Gift of Peck Daniel
ID Number:
MI.66.155
Catalog number:
66.155
Accession number:
263346
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Banjos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-507e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605682

Microscope

Maker:
Spencer Lens Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
black (overall color)
casting (overall production method/technique)
machining (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 21.3 cm x 14.6 cm x 20 cm; 8 3/8 in x 5 3/4 in x 7 7/8 in
Object Name:
microscope
Place made:
United States: New York, Buffalo
Date made:
ca 1923
Subject:
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Division of Mineralogy and Petrology, United States National Museum, Smithsonian Institution
ID Number:
MG.M-09798
Accession number:
226637
Catalog number:
M-09798
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Microscopes
Science & Mathematics
Exhibition:
Medical History
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-1239-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1163016
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Model of a Wooden Steam Boiler

Measurements:
overall: 18 3/4 in x 13 1/4 in x 22 1/2 in; 47.625 cm x 33.655 cm x 57.15 cm
Object Name:
Boiler, Steam
boiler, steam, model
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania
Date made:
1801 - 1815
Subject:
Steam Engines  Search this
Model  Search this
Related Publication:
Frank A. Taylor. Catalog of the Mechanical Collections of the Division of Engineering United States National Museum, Bulletin 173
ID Number:
MC.310849
Catalog number:
310849
Accession number:
130183
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Exhibition:
Power Machinery
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8bd1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_846106
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Manayunk Bridge Truss, 1845

Maker:
Reading Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 ft x 42 ft x 12 ft; 1.0668 m x 12.8016 m x 3.6576 m
Object Name:
Bridge Truss
Date made:
1844-1845
Credit Line:
Reading Company through Mr. I.L. Gordon
ID Number:
MC.312552.01
Catalog number:
312552.01
Accession number:
164162
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Industry & Manufacturing
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-9bba-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_846458
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Well at the Alhambra

Graphic artist:
Ferris, Stephen James  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (sheet material)
watercolor (image material)
graphite (image material)
Measurements:
sheet: 36 cm x 25.5 cm; 14 3/16 in x 10 1/16 in
Object Name:
painting
watercolor
Object Type:
Pencil
Watercolor
Place made:
Spain
Date made:
1881
Subject:
Spain  Search this
Credit Line:
Jean Leon Gerome Ferris
ID Number:
GA.14549
Catalog number:
14549
Accession number:
94830
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Communications
Art
Ferris Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-c8e4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1002048

clip

Physical Description:
metal, iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 1.27 cm x 4.1275 cm x 3.4925 cm
Object Name:
clip
Object Type:
catches
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1928
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard Keyser
ID Number:
DL.72.0034B
Catalog number:
72.0034B
Accession number:
299610
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-a41c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1459600
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clip

Physical Description:
metal, iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in x 7/8 in; 1.27 cm x 3.81 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
clip
Object Type:
catches
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1928
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard Keyser
ID Number:
DL.72.0034A
Catalog number:
72.0034A
Accession number:
299610
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-9af4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_318755
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latch, door

Physical Description:
metal, iron (handle material)
metal, iron (latch material)
wood (frame material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 23 1/8 in x 14 3/4 in; 13.97 cm x 58.7375 cm x 37.465 cm
Object Name:
latch, door
Object Type:
door hardware
Place made; place used:
United States
Date made:
19th century
ID Number:
DL.71.0071
Catalog number:
71.0071
Accession number:
292945
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-bc61-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_318759

hook, pot

Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7/8 in x 7 3/4 in x 3 in; 2.2225 cm x 19.685 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
hook, pot
Date made:
1700- 1840
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Kler
ID Number:
DL.64.0469
Catalog number:
64.0469
Accession number:
252005
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-07ae-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1459612
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hook, pot

Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/8 in x 12 1/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 3.4925 cm x 30.7975 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
hook, pot
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1700- 1830
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Kler
ID Number:
DL.64.0471
Catalog number:
64.0471
Accession number:
252005
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-07af-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1459613
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hook, pot

Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5/8 in x 7 7/8 in x 3 1/4 in; 1.5875 cm x 20.0025 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
hook, pot
Place made:
United States
Place used:
United States
Date made:
mid-18th-early 19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Kler
ID Number:
DL.64.0467
Catalog number:
64.0467
Accession number:
252005
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-f96a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_304114
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hook, pot

Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 11 1/4 in x 2 3/8 in; 2.54 cm x 28.575 cm x 6.0325 cm
Object Name:
hook, pot
Place made:
United States
Place used:
United States
Date made:
late 18th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Kler
ID Number:
DL.64.0470
Catalog number:
64.0470
Accession number:
252005
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-d037-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_304116
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hook, pot

Physical Description:
metal, iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in x 11 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in; 1.905 cm x 28.575 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
hook, pot
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1700- 1800
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph H. Kler
ID Number:
DL.64.0468
Catalog number:
64.0468
Accession number:
252005
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-f96c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_304117
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hook, shelf

Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 6 in x 3 in; 2.54 cm x 15.24 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
hook, shelf
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Middleton
Place used:
United States: Massachusetts, Middleton
Date made:
18th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Charles H. Watkins
ID Number:
DL.64.0004
Catalog number:
64.0004
Accession number:
248937
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-20ad-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_318680
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