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Painting from the Duck Suite, SS United States

Designer:
Smith, Constance  Search this
SS United States' ship architect:
Gibbs, William Francis  Search this
Passenger on SS United States:
Simpson, Wallis  Search this
Edward Duke of Windsor  Search this
Maker:
Smith, Constance  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
painted (overall production method/technique)
paint (overall material)
aluminum (overall material)
gold leaf (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 61 3/8 in x 94 1/2 in; 155.8925 cm x 240.03 cm
Object Name:
mural, duck suite
mural
Other Terms:
mural, duck suite; Maritime
Date made:
1950s
Related event:
Postwar United States  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Transfer from US Department of Commerce, Maritime Administration (through R. J. Blackwell)
ID Number:
TR.336767.017
Catalog number:
336767.017
Accession number:
1978.2219
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Transportation
On the Water exhibit
Art
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-6e24-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842640

Airline Map of the United States 1949

Sponsor:
American Aviation Associates  Search this
Manufacturer:
Official Airline Guide  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Advertising, Commercial Aviation
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 74.3 × 102.2cm (2 ft. 5 1/4 in. × 3 ft. 4 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1949
Credit Line:
Copyright American Aviation Associates, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19960351000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv919b53c6f-8795-418c-96ae-d692cefd372b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19960351000
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Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Reed Altemus, Darlene Altschul, Lewis and Janet Baer, C. Mehrl Bennett, John Bennett, Jeff Berner, Gary Bibb, buZ blurr, and Guido Bondioli. Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 3 and OV 14.
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
John Held papers relating to mail art / Series 9: Gutai Exhibition Project Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw997c3151b-6d55-4895-bd1f-bf3e7049c04c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref824

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Silvia Soares and Daniel Charles Boyer, Anne Braunschweig, Mitsuko Brooks, Keith Buchholz, Dan Buck, and Charlton Burch. Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 3 and Box 11.
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c6d75919-5bf5-4393-93ca-1299e333b1ad
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref825

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Richard C., Karen Chew, Cosmo, and Creative Thing
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
John Held papers relating to mail art / Series 9: Gutai Exhibition Project Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9590b5e95-dd10-487a-a28f-43a22f23abd4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref826

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 18
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Steve Dalachinsky, Mike Dickau, laura Dunkin-Hubby, Mike Dyar, Arturo Fallico, Sam Nortan Francis, Jennie Hinchcliff, and Honoria. Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 3.
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
John Held papers relating to mail art / Series 9: Gutai Exhibition Project Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94f3425a9-08e2-47a2-aa11-638e9790a1c7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref827

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Connie Jean, Richard Kurtz, Liketelevisionsnow
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
John Held papers relating to mail art / Series 9: Gutai Exhibition Project Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw90fc0cf16-0c3c-4e2c-99d4-b334844ecdb8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref828

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 20
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Russell Manning, Dan Max, Jimmy McCullough, Kathleen McHugh, Rita McNamara, Emma Newell, Bob Ray, Monica Rex, and Carmela Rizzuto. Oversized material housed in Box 11.
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
John Held papers relating to mail art / Series 9: Gutai Exhibition Project Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9331e1939-5001-46d8-b1f5-93243d2566f8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref829

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Carol Stetser and Liana Swink. Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 3.
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
John Held papers relating to mail art / Series 9: Gutai Exhibition Project Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9d672f1e7-d7a4-49a3-b7ab-9a2173e3f3bc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref830

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artist: Christine Tarantino
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
John Held papers relating to mail art / Series 9: Gutai Exhibition Project Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw902c59831-b5c0-48b0-9d76-3c03c87dc9a6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref831

Letters from United States

Collection Creator:
Held, John, 1947-  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Artists: Carola von Hoffmannstahl, Jennifer Weigel, Jokie X Wilson, Michael Wilson, and Reid Wood. Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 3.
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John Held papers relating to mail art
John Held papers relating to mail art / Series 9: Gutai Exhibition Project Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95a440ce5-d926-4428-afb1-01a529bf8bdf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-heldjohn-ref832

1776 United States 1876 International Exhibition Philadelphia Package Ticket...

Associated Name:
Philadelphia Bank Note Company  Search this
Maker:
Bishops Antiques  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 13/16 in x 9 11/16 in; 14.732 cm x 24.638 cm
Object Name:
sheet (paper)
ticket
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1876
ID Number:
2016.0365.03
Catalog number:
2016.0365.03
Accession number:
2016.0365
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-2c22-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1827716
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Lord's Prayer medal, United States, 1877

Physical Description:
struck (overall production method)
gilt [?] (overall metal)
circular (overall shape)
Measurements:
overall: 18.6 mm; x 3/4 in
Object Name:
Medal
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
1877
Related event:
Centennial Exposition  Search this
ID Number:
1991.0009.0700
Catalog number:
1991.0009.0700
91.9.700
Accession number:
1991.0009
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-628c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1095269
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Glimpse of "Art in Progress" exhibit at MoMA

Referenced:
Museum of Modern Art  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 3/8 in x 6 3/8 in; 11.1125 cm x 16.1925 cm
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Associated place:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1944-1945
Subject:
Museums and Galleries  Search this
World War II  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
ID Number:
2013.0327.1209
Accession number:
2013.0327
Catalog number:
2013.0327.1209
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4b32-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1814569

Press Kit, The Latin American Spirit: Art and Artists in the United States 1920-1970 Exhibition

Collection Creator:
Casas, Mel, 1929-2014  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1989
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Mel Casas papers, 1963-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Mel Casas papers
Mel Casas papers / Series 4: Printed Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a954399d-4c63-4f51-8bff-f9330bfb278a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-casamel-ref24
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Sculpture exhibit at an art museum

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 4 7/8 in; 11.43 cm x 12.3825 cm
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Associated place:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1944-1945
Subject:
Museums and Galleries  Search this
World War II  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
ID Number:
2013.0327.1208
Accession number:
2013.0327
Catalog number:
2013.0327.1208
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4b31-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1814568

Flowing Hair Liberty Coin Sketch on an Advertisement for a Gary Lichtenstein Exhibit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 1977

Artist:
Gasparro, Frank  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 27.5 cm x 22.3 cm; 10 13/16 in x 8 3/4 in
Object Name:
sketch
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1977
Subject:
Art - Currency  Search this
Credit Line:
Christina Gasparro Hansen
ID Number:
2009.0005.036
Catalog number:
2009.0005.036
Accession number:
2009.0005
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Art of Gasparro
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-fc6a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1373677

Art Pottery

Maker:
Rookwood Pottery Company  Search this
Physical Description:
monochrome, green (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26.7 cm x 10.6 cm; 10 1/2 in x 4 3/16 in
Object Name:
Vase
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Date made:
1885
Subject:
Art Pottery  Search this
Credit Line:
Women's Art Museum Association
ID Number:
CE.95582
Catalog number:
95582
Accession number:
16362
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Exhibition:
Art in Industry
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b7a7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_582150

"Chariot Wheel" overshot coverlet; 1790-1825; United States

Physical Description:
cotton, wool (overall material)
indigo blue, white (overall color)
"Chariot Wheel" (overall pattern)
overshot (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 64 in; 162.56 cm
Object Name:
coverlet, overshot
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1800-1816
c. 1790-1825
Credit Line:
Bequest of the Misses Long
ID Number:
TE.L6951
Accession number:
113420
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Coverlets
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-bff1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448455

The Great Pictorial Romance of the Age or Steam Ship Commodores & United States Mail Contractors.

Medium:
Print, Lithograph on Paper, Uncolored
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 41.4 × 55.2cm (16 5/16 × 21 3/4 in.)
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 48.3cm × 62.2cm × 3.8cm (19 × 24 1/2 × 1 1/2 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Date:
c. 1849
Credit Line:
Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust
Inventory Number:
A20140658000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Display Area:
Hangar Overlook
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9408bf477-605a-4df8-9106-c19c6e23419f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20140658000
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