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Robert Frost portrait, Face-to-Face talk

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Conversations and talks
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Mon, 29 Sep 2008 15:00:00 EST
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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Face-to-Face, from the National Portrait Gallery
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National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:podcasts_174ae0bdc9cd6babef7afec7b42d05f6
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Cotton Mather

Artist:
Peter Pelham, 1697 - 1751  Search this
Sitter:
Cotton Mather, 1662/3 - 1727/8  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
Image: 30 × 24.8 cm (11 13/16 × 9 3/4")
Sheet: 43.1 × 30.7 cm (16 15/16 × 12 1/16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1860 restrike of 1728 original
Topic:
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
Cotton Mather: Male  Search this
Cotton Mather: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Clergyman  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; transfer from the National Museum American History
Object number:
S/NPG.75.5
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm470879fc5-6bb3-4960-8ef1-63461ff3b5c9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.75.5

W. E. B. Du Bois

Artist:
James E. Purdy, 1859 - 1933  Search this
Sitter:
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois, 23 Feb 1868 - 27 Aug 1963  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 14.2 × 9.9 cm (5 9/16 × 3 7/8")
Mount: 16.5 × 11 cm (6 1/2 × 4 5/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
1907
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Photographic format\Cabinet card  Search this
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: Male  Search this
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: Literature\Writer  Search this
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist\Civil rights leader  Search this
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois: Literature\Editor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.25
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46da4d4e5-1926-4b1b-984f-e5f7cca75cce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.25

The Entertaining History of King Philip's War

Author:
Thomas Church, 1674 - 1746  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
Book opened: 18.7 × 26.3cm (7 3/8 × 10 3/8")
Type:
Book
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
1716 (reprinted 1772)
Topic:
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2015.133
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4de57b98d-da78-4066-aab8-65499a19e4e3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2015.133
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John Adams

Artist:
Nathaniel Dearborn, 1786 - 1852  Search this
Copy after:
David Edwin, 1776 - 1841  Search this
Edward Savage, 26 Nov 1761 - 6 Jul 1817  Search this
Sitter:
John Adams, 30 Oct 1735 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 42.9 x 31.8cm (16 7/8 x 12 1/2")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Print
Date:
c. 1810-1826
Topic:
John Adams: Male  Search this
John Adams: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2008.26
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm469029d33-c15c-4d2f-9f65-00c41d80d0c4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2008.26

Samuel Adams

Artist:
George Graham, active 1786 - 1813  Search this
Copy after:
John Johnston, 1753 - 1818  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Adams, 27 Sep 1722 - 2 Oct 1803  Search this
Medium:
Mezzotint on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 36.8 x 27 cm (14 1/2 x 10 5/8")
Type:
Print
Date:
1797
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Samuel Adams: Male  Search this
Samuel Adams: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman  Search this
Samuel Adams: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Samuel Adams: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Samuel Adams: Politics and Government\Lieutenant Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2011.139
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm421f4f112-da61-4b48-8f6e-c68485478046
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2011.139

Petroleum V. Nasby, Mark Twain and Josh Billings

Artist:
George M. Baker  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Langhorne Clemens, 30 Nov 1835 - 21 Apr 1910  Search this
Henry Wheeler Shaw, 21 Apr 1818 - 14 Oct 1885  Search this
David Ross Locke, 20 Sep 1833 - 15 Feb 1888  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 22.1 x 15.8cm (8 11/16 x 6 1/4")
Mount: 23.5 x 19.5cm (9 1/4 x 7 11/16")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6cm (18 x 14")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
1869
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
Interior\Studio\Photography  Search this
Henry Wheeler Shaw: Male  Search this
Henry Wheeler Shaw: Literature\Writer\Humorist  Search this
Samuel Langhorne Clemens: Male  Search this
Samuel Langhorne Clemens: Communications\Journalist\Reporter\Newspaper  Search this
Samuel Langhorne Clemens: Literature\Writer\Humorist  Search this
Samuel Langhorne Clemens: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
David Ross Locke: Male  Search this
David Ross Locke: Communications\Publisher\Newspaper  Search this
David Ross Locke: Communications\Journalist\Editor\Newspaper  Search this
David Ross Locke: Communications\Journalist\Columnist  Search this
David Ross Locke: Literature\Writer\Satirist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2002.94
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f5d0fe57-e7f2-4328-ae4d-a3b0cbf2da96
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2002.94

Document written and signed by Charles Sumner

Author:
Charles Sumner, 6 Jan 1811 - 11 Mar 1874  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Type:
Document
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
August 27, 1850
Topic:
Autograph  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Giles M. Kelly
Object number:
AD/NPG.70.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm434c00e86-66b0-4c84-9aa2-cdb37e54fe58
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.70.1.1

Document written and signed by Charles Sumner

Author:
Charles Sumner, 6 Jan 1811 - 11 Mar 1874  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Type:
Document
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
August 11, 1860
Topic:
Autograph  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Mrs. Giles M. Kelly
Object number:
AD/NPG.70.1.4
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4569827d1-cafa-4263-88d2-59cb8e15bf64
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.70.1.4

International cell biology, 1976-1977 : papers presented at the first International Congress on Cell Biology, Boston, Massachusetts, 1976 / B. R. Brinkley and Keith R. Porter, editors

Author:
International Congress on Cell Biology (1st : 1976 : Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Brinkley, B. R  Search this
Porter, Keith R  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 694 p. : ill ; 27 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1977
Topic:
Cytology  Search this
Call number:
QH573.I48 1976X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_99334

The housekeeper's annual, and ladies' register for 1844

Title:
Housekeeper's annual and lady's register, 1844
Printer:
Wright, Albert J.  Search this
Author:
Young, David 1781-1852  Search this
Publisher:
Burgess & Stringer  Search this
G.B. Zieber & Co  Search this
Redding & Co.  Search this
T. Harrington Carter & Co  Search this
Physical description:
96 pages, 1 leaf of plates illustrations (1 color) 18 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Almanacs, American
Women's periodicals, American
Almanacs
Printed wrappers (Binding).)
Publishers' advertisements
Relief prints
Place:
Massachusetts
Boston
Date:
1843
1844
Topic:
Home economics  Search this
Women  Search this
Call number:
AY11 .H68 1844
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_990528

Fenway Park [Laura Davidson]

Author:
Davidson, Laura  Search this
Author:
Smithsonian Libraries Artists' Books DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 tunnel book (six panels) all color illustrations 16 x 21 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Specimens
Artists' books (books).)
Artists' books
Place:
Massachusetts
Boston
Date:
2008
Topic:
Baseball fields  Search this
Baseball in art  Search this
Toy and movable books  Search this
Artists' books  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_991856

Coliseum grand march composed by Adolph Schmidt

Author:
Schmidt, Adolph  Search this
Bella C. Landauer Collection of Aeronautical Sheet Music (Smithsonian Institution. Libraries) DSI  Search this
J.H. Bufford & Co  Search this
Subject:
World's Peace Jubilee and International Musical Festival (1872 : Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Physical description:
7 pages of music 36 cm
Type:
Nonprojected graphics
Songs and music
Sheet music covers
Sheet music
Place:
United States
Massachusetts
Boston
Date:
1872
To 1901
1870-1880
Topic:
Marches (Piano)  Search this
Popular instrumental music  Search this
Balloons (Aircraft)  Search this
Cannons  Search this
Carriages & coaches  Search this
Crowds  Search this
Festivals  Search this
Music festivals  Search this
Railroad trains  Search this
Social and civic facilities  Search this
American  Search this
Call number:
M1 .B4
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_980100
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A catalogue of philosophical, astronomical, chemical and electrical apparatus imported, manufactured and sold by Joseph M. Wightman, successor to Claxton & Wightman

Title:
Wightman's Catalogue of philosophical instruments
Philosophical, astronomical, chemical and electrical apparatus
Author:
Wightman, Joseph M (Joseph Milner) 1812-1885  Search this
Subject:
Wightman, Joseph M (Joseph Milner) 1812-1885  Search this
Physical description:
48, 36 pages illustrations 19 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Place:
Massachusetts
Boston
Date:
1846
Topic:
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Call number:
Q185.7 .W566 1846
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_976618

Descriptive catalogue of agricultural and horticultural implements, machines, and seeds, by Ruggles, Nourse & Mason manufacturers of implements at Worcester, Mass. and wholesale and retail dealers in agricultural implements and machines, garden, field and flower seeds, guano, bone dust, &c. : also, agents for the principal nurseries in the vicinity, at the Quincy Hall Agricultural Ware-House and Seed Store, over Quincy Market,--entrance South Market Street, Boston : with brief directions for sowing, planting, and culture, and rules for the application of guano, plaster, bone dust, &c. &c

Author:
Ruggles, Nourse & Mason  Search this
Subject:
Ruggles, Nourse & Mason  Search this
Physical description:
84 pages illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Place:
Massachusetts
Date:
1846
Topic:
Agricultural implements  Search this
Agricultural machinery  Search this
Commercial catalogs  Search this
Horticulture--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Seeds  Search this
Call number:
S677 .R84 1846
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_976629

Florence Laura Davidson

Author:
Davidson, Laura  Search this
Author:
Smithsonian Libraries Artists' Books DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 volume ([6)] leaves) color illustrations, maps 12 x 18 cm
Type:
Specimens
In art
Pictorial works
Artists' books
Accordion bindings
Cut-paper works
Offset prints
Paper bindings
Tunnel books
Accordion fold format (Binding)
Art
Artists' books (books).)
Artists' books (books)
Rare books
Toy and movable books
Place:
Florence (Italy)
Italy
Florence
Massachusetts
Boston
Date:
2003
Topic:
Maps in art  Search this
Toy and movable books  Search this
Tunnel books  Search this
Artists' books  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_973260

Specimens of newspaper literature with personal memoirs, anecdotes, and reminiscences by Joseph T. Buckingham

Title:
Buckingham's Reminiscences
Author:
Buckingham, Joseph T (Joseph Tinker) 1779-1861  Search this
Possible former owner:
Shaw, Lemuel 1781-1861 DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Linotype Library DSI  Search this
Mergenthaler Linotype Company Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes (xii, 348 pages, [1] leaf of plates; [4], 356 pages, [1] leaf of plates) illustrations (woodcuts), portraits, facsimiles 21 cm
Type:
Books
Sources
Excerpts
History
Place:
Massachusetts
New England
United States
Date:
1850
Topic:
American newspapers--History  Search this
American periodicals--History  Search this
American newspapers  Search this
American periodicals  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
PN4808 .B83 1850
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_969596

Fixture supplement to no. 14 electrical & no. 5 fixture catalogs Pettingell-Andrews Co., Boston

Title:
Lighting fixtures
Author:
Pettingell-Andrews Company  Search this
Pettingell-Andrews Company Lighting-fixtures for the home, the church and public buildings  Search this
Printer:
Geo. H. Ellis Co.  Search this
Subject:
Pettingell-Andrews Company  Search this
Physical description:
24 pages illustrations 41 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Place:
Massachusetts
Boston
Date:
1910
Topic:
Electric lamps  Search this
Electric lighting  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Lighting--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Call number:
TH7967 .P484 1910
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_969143

Lighting-fixtures for the home, the church and public buildings Pettingell-Andrews Company, makers of lighting fixtures, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Title:
Pettingell-Andrews Company, Boston
Author:
Pettingell-Andrews Company  Search this
Pettingell-Andrews Company Fixture supplement to no. 14 electrical & no. 5 fixture catalogs  Search this
Printer:
Barta Press  Search this
Subject:
Pettingell-Andrews Company  Search this
Physical description:
[8], 87, [1] pages, [6] pages of plates illustrations 42 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Place:
Massachusetts
Boston
Date:
1910
Topic:
Chandeliers  Search this
Electric lamps  Search this
Electric lighting  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Lamp-chimneys, globes, etc  Search this
Lighting--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Call number:
TH7967 .P485 1910
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_959362

The juvenile souvenir 1828 by the editor of "The juvenile miscellany" [that is, L.M.F. Child]

Title:
Juvenile souvenir for 1828
Author:
Child, Lydia Maria 1802-1880  Search this
Illustrator:
Eddy, James 1806-1888  Search this
Lithographer:
Pendleton, John B. 1798-1866  Search this
Pendleton's Lithography  Search this
Printer:
Putnam, John  Search this
Physical description:
[2], 184 pages, [4] leaves of plates illustrations 15 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1827
19th century
Topic:
American literature  Search this
Children's periodicals  Search this
Gift books  Search this
Call number:
AY11 .J975 1828
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_932901

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