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Medal and pouch

Designer:
Anton Wideman, Austrian, 1724 - 1792  Search this
Subject:
Marie Antoinette, Queen of France, French, 1755 - 1793  Search this
Medium:
Gilt bronze
Type:
metalwork
Decorative Arts
Medal and pouch
Date:
after 1770
Credit Line:
Gift of Anonymous Donor
Accession Number:
1967-48-40-a,b
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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_1967-48-40-a_b

Specific Gravity Bottle

Measurements:
overall: 85 mm x 35 mm; 3 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in
overall: 3 7/16 in x 1 3/8 in; 8.73125 cm x 3.4925 cm
Object Name:
Specific Gravity Bottle, 25 cc
ID Number:
CH.337141
Catalog number:
337141
Accession number:
1979.0026
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e505-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2993

Betsy Bucklin's Sampler

Maker:
Bucklin, Betsy  Search this
Physical Description:
linen (ground material)
silk (thread material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 3/32 in x 12 1/2 in; 40.894 cm x 31.75 cm
Object Name:
sampler
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Date made:
1781
ID Number:
2008.0159.01
Catalog number:
2008.0159.01
Accession number:
2008.0159
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Samplers
Textiles
Exhibition:
Girlhood
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-5f96-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1341531
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Pantograph

Maker:
Davis, Gabriel  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (instrument material)
wood (case material)
metal (hooks material)
felt (case material)
Measurements:
overall: 10.7 cm x 81.5 cm x 15 cm; 4 3/16 in x 32 1/16 in x 5 7/8 in
overall in case: 4 3/8 in x 32 1/8 in x 5 3/4 in; 11.1125 cm x 81.5975 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
Pantograph
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Leeds, Leeds
Date made:
1822-1847
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Burndy Library
ID Number:
2005.0182.8
Accession number:
2005.0182
Catalog number:
2005.0182.8
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Science & Mathematics
Pantographs
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-d335-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1294148

Pantograph

Maker:
W. & S. Jones  Search this
Measurements:
overall (box): 3 3/4 in x 5 5/8 in x 28 in; 9.525 cm x 14.2875 cm x 71.12 cm
overall: 4 in x 27 7/8 in x 5 5/8 in; 10.16 cm x 70.8025 cm x 14.2875 cm
Object Name:
pantograph
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
ID Number:
1981.0745.04
Catalog number:
1981.0745.04
Accession number:
1981.0745
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-e931-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1813397
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Spanish Silver Half Dollar, 1788

Ruler:
Charles III  Search this
Mint:
Mexico City Mint  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: 3.8 cm x 2.2 cm x .2 cm; 1 1/2 in x 7/8 in x 3/32 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
Mexico
Place of issue:
Mexico
Date made:
1788
Credit Line:
Joseph B. Stack
ID Number:
NU.NU62286
Accession number:
235063
Catalog number:
NU62286
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
American Enterprise
Coins, Currency and Medals
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-907a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1110689

Antigone en Créole

Written by:
Félix Morisseau-Leroy, Haitian, 1912 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 9/16 × 5 5/8 × 3/16 in. (21.8 × 14.3 × 0.5 cm)
Place printed:
Morne Hercule, Pétion-Ville, Haiti, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
1953
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Communities  Search this
Language  Search this
Literature  Search this
Tragedy (Theatre)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2018.47
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd531fd2b6f-5cc7-4ba5-ae09-4ecd8f39d241
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.47

General Collection form for the Brazilian ship Convenção

Subject of:
Captain Joaquin Antonio da Cortá  Search this
Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 5/16 x 6 3/8 in. (11 x 16.2 cm)
Type:
forms (documents)
Place depicted:
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Latin America, South America
Montevideo, Uruguay, Latin America, South America
Date:
1840
Topic:
African American  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Portuguese colonialism  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.235.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ca63f0ce-6f09-42bd-9c13-2589ab2135f2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.235.3
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Negroes in Brazil: A Study of Race Contact at Bahia

Written by:
Donald Pierson, American, 1900 - 1995  Search this
Illustrated by:
Jean-Baptiste Debret, French, 1768 - 1848  Search this
Published by:
University of Chicago Press, American, founded 1890  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product), cardboard, and thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 11/16 × 5 1/2 × 1 7/16 in. (19.6 × 14 × 3.6 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place depicted:
Bahia, Brazil, Latin America, South America
Place printed:
Chicago, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Families  Search this
Folklife  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Holidays and festivals  Search this
Portuguese colonialism  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Religion  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.247
Restrictions & Rights:
© Donald Pierson. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5108ab4a3-1f92-437a-8c18-28088ca76e03
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.247

Djuka: The Bush Negros of Dutch Guiana

Written by:
Morton Charles Kahn, American, 1896 - 1959  Search this
Published by:
Viking Press, founded 1925  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product), cardboard, and thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 7/16 × 6 × 1 5/16 in. (21.4 × 15.2 × 3.3 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place depicted:
Suriname, South America
Netherlands, Europe
Place printed:
New York, United States, North and Central America
Cultural Place:
West Africa, Africa
Date:
1931
Topic:
African American  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Communities  Search this
Dance  Search this
Dutch colonialism  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Music  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Religion  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Self-liberation  Search this
Trans Atlantic slave trade  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.253
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5abc65ed5-e5ea-4cd5-9a49-4b53842cfa1b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.253

Memoir of Pierre Toussaint: Born a Slave in St. Domingo

Written by:
Hannah Farnham Sawyer Lee, American, 1780 - 1865  Search this
Published by:
Crosby, Nichols, and Company, American, 1844 - 1864  Search this
Subject of:
Pierre Toussaint, Haitian American, 1766 - 1835  Search this
Owned by:
C. Burr Artz Library, American, founded 1936  Search this
Melvin Lee Steadman Jr, American, 1932 - 1987  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product), leather, and thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 5/16 × 4 7/8 × 9/16 in. (18.5 × 12.4 × 1.5 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place depicted:
Haiti, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
New York, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1854
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Emancipation  Search this
Families  Search this
Labor  Search this
Law  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.259
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56284a31c-e0e2-4b0c-b0dc-b3f78883e466
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.259

Slavery in the West Indies

Written by:
William Wilberforce, British, 1759 - 1833  Search this
Zachary Macaulay, British, 1768 - 1838  Search this
Published by:
Greenwood Press, Inc., American, 1967 - 2008  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product), cardboard, and thread
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 7/8 × 5 11/16 × 5/8 in. (22.5 × 14.5 × 1.6 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place depicted:
Jamaica, Caribbean, North and Central America
Barbados, Caribbean, North and Central America
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Caribbean, North and Central America
Trinidad and Tobago, Caribbean, North and Central America
Bahamas, Caribbean, North and Central America
Place printed:
New York, United States, North and Central America
Cultural Place:
England, Europe
Date:
1823; republished 1969
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Antislavery  Search this
British colonialism  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Law  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.261
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd504c9581e-f0e7-4490-b2f5-43bfac2a8c46
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.261

Sampler

Medium:
Medium: silk embroidery on linen foundation Technique: long-armed cross, aztec, satin, double running, and back stitches on plain weave
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Sampler
Made in:
Mexico
Date:
18th century
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mrs. Henry E. Coe
Accession Number:
1941-69-122
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq48738e9f3-f7ab-4a9b-aa11-39ebc8522908
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1941-69-122
Online Media:

Uncut samples for sample book

Medium:
Medium: silk Technique: resist printed on ribbed plain weave
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Uncut samples for sample book
Made in:
Japan
Date:
18th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Stafford McLean
Accession Number:
1939-78-1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4df801162-500a-40b4-a09a-c519b51561ff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1939-78-1
Online Media:

Section through above Chapel

Architect:
Unknown, Italian  Search this
Medium:
Pen and ink, brush and watercolor on paper
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
1775–1800
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-4146
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq421cf1ebe-155f-4bf7-9915-c4f3884c909c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-88-4146

Section through, above Chapel

Architect:
Unknown, Italian  Search this
Medium:
Pen and ink, brush and watercolor, graphite on paper
Type:
architecture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
1775–1800
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-4147
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq45c515344-c9d1-4b1d-aef7-cf43081528cb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-88-4147

Pricked pattern for lace

Medium:
Medium: paper Technique: pricked pattern for 1938-49-1, Binche lace
Type:
lace
Pricked pattern for lace
Made in:
Binche, Belgium
Date:
18th century
Accession Number:
1938-49-2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4da95ef39-8fa9-4bb3-b84b-f62c95ef0727
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-49-2
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Blueprint for Floating Lady by Tony DeLap

Creator:
Brogan, Jack, 1930-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
circa 1973
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22915
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Jack Brogan papers, 1968-2016, bulk 1971-2009
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22915

Drawing of Broken Wedge sculpture by Philip Azis

Creator:
Brogan, Jack, 1930-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
circa 1974
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22916
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Jack Brogan papers, 1968-2016, bulk 1971-2009
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22916

Drawing of sculpture Broken Wedge by Philip Azis

Creator:
Brogan, Jack, 1930-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
circa 1974
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22917
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Jack Brogan papers, 1968-2016, bulk 1971-2009
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22917

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