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My Little Golden Dictionary

Author:
Reed, Mary  Search this
Osswald, Edith  Search this
Illustrator:
Scarry, Richard  Search this
Publisher:
Simon and Schuster  Search this
Maker:
Simon and Schuster  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 6 3/4 in x 1/4 in; 20.32 cm x 17.145 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
Book
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1949
1956
Subject:
Literature  Search this
Children  Search this
ID Number:
1990.0375.06
Accession number:
1990.0375
Catalog number:
1990.0375.06
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Little Golden Books
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-4c7d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1289232

Male figure

Object Name:
blolo bian
Maker:
Baule artist  Search this
Medium:
Wood, paint
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 25 x 6.8 x 6 cm (9 13/16 x 2 11/16 x 2 3/8 in.)
Type:
Figure
Geography:
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
ca. 1950
Topic:
Marriage  Search this
Shrine/Altar  Search this
Female use  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Philip L. Ravenhill and Judith Timyan
Object number:
93-1-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Exhibition:
Pavilion: A New Look
On View:
NMAfA, Pavilion Gallery
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ys704e0d67f-9e0f-4800-a07e-17085f1962d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_93-1-2

Who's who in Latin America

Author:
Hilton, Ronald  Search this
Physical description:
7 v. ; 24 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Place:
Latin America
Date:
1946
1951
1946-1951
Topic:
Biography  Search this
Dictionaries  Search this
Periodicals  Search this
Call number:
F1407 .W55
F1407.W55
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_439085

Funk & Wagnalls standard dictionary of folklore, mythology and legend / Maria Leach, editor ; Jerome Fried, associate editor

Title:
Funk and Wagnalls standard dictionary of folklore, mythology and legend
Dictionary of folklore, mythology and legend
Editor:
Leach, Maria  Search this
Fried, Jerome  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes ; 26 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Reference works
Dictionary
Date:
1949
1950
Topic:
Folklore  Search this
Legends  Search this
Mythology  Search this
Mythology--Dictionaries, indexes, etc  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Folklore--Dictionnaires anglais  Search this
Volkskunde  Search this
Wörterbuch  Search this
Volkscultuur  Search this
Folklore--Dictionaries  Search this
Mythology--Dictionaries  Search this
Legends--Dictionaries  Search this
Call number:
GR35 .F98
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_177104

Encyclopedia

Manufacturer:
Bassett & Vollum, Inc., American, founded 1939  Search this
Designer:
Edgar Miller, American, 1899–1993  Search this
Medium:
Screen printed on paper
Dimensions:
Overall: 114.9 x 56 cm (45 1/4 x 22 1/16 in.)
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sidewall
Object Name:
Sidewall
Made in:
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Date:
1949–50
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald D. MacMillan
Accession Number:
1950-78-9
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright Notice:
© Bassett & Vollum, Inc.
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Wallcoverings Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4aeb2fc5a-ea91-40d5-8e6c-7be73cc05173
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1950-78-9

Mamoru Oishi Papers

Creator:
Oishi, Mamoru, 1918-1993  Search this
Names:
United States. War Department. Military Intelligence Service  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Maps
Identity cards
Photograph albums
Booklets
Guidebooks
Dictionaries
Date:
circa 1941-1962
Scope and Contents:
The collection includes a photograph album containing photographs documenting Oishi's experiences as a Japanese American soldier during World War II and his time with the Military Intelligence Service; identification cards; maps and guidebooks; booklets issued to soldiers; language dictionaries; and miscellany.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Oishi, a Nisei soldier, was recruited into the Military Intelligence Service, a unit primarily composed of Japanese Americans who were trained as linguists. Graduates of the MIS language school were attached to other military units and performed translation, interpretation, and interrogation services. WIth the MIS, Oishi spent time in Hawaii, Minnesota, New Guinea, Australia, and the Philippines.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Karen Oishi, 2015.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Genre/Form:
Maps -- 1940-1959.
Identity cards -- 1940-1950
Photograph albums -- 1940-1950
Booklets -- 1940-1950
Guidebooks -- 1940-1950
Dictionaries -- 1940-1950
Citation:
Mamoru Oishi Papers, ca. 1941-1962, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1420
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep86a1ab878-4536-4013-9c58-f97addfd9f67
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1420

Index of Japanese painters / compiled by the Society of Friends of Eastern Art

Author:
Tōyō Bijutsu Kokusai Kenkyūkai  Search this
Physical description:
160 p. : fold. table ; 19 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Place:
Japan
Date:
1958
1940
[1958]
Topic:
Painters--English  Search this
Call number:
927 .T6
ND1058 .T65 1958
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_864852

The Cumulated indexes to the public papers of the presidents of the United States, Harry S. Truman, 1945-1953

Author:
United States President (1945-1953 : Truman)  Search this
KTO Press  Search this
Subject:
Truman, Harry S. 1884-1972 Dictionaries Indexes  Search this
United States Presidents Public papers of the Presidents of the United States Indexes  Search this
Physical description:
288 p. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1979
1945-1953
Topic:
Politics and government  Search this
Sources  Search this
Indexes  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_535945

Glossary of animal biology. (English-Spanish). Glosario de biología animal. (inglés-español)

Author:
Bagué y Ramírez, Jaime  Search this
Puerto Rico Department of Agriculture and Commerce  Search this
Physical description:
143-310 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Terminology
Dictionaries
Date:
1950
1948
[1950]
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
English language--Glossaries, vocabularies, etc--Spanish  Search this
Call number:
QL9 .B14 1950
QL9.B14 1950
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_442728

Lulelapsk ordbok, på grundval av K.B. Wiklunds, Björn Collinders och egna uppteckningar. Med tysk översättning

Author:
Grundström, Harald 1885-  Search this
Physical description:
4 v. (vi, 1918 p.) 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sweden
Luleå Lappmark
Date:
1948
1954
[1948-1954]
Topic:
Sami language--Dictionaries--Swedish  Search this
Sami language--Dictionaries--German  Search this
Sami language--Dialects  Search this
Call number:
PH725.G7X 1948
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_357076

The Harry S. Truman encyclopedia / edited by Richard S. Kirkendall

Author:
Kirkendall, Richard Stewart 1928-  Search this
Subject:
Truman, Harry S. 1884-1972 Dictionaries  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 404 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1989
C1989
1945-1953
Topic:
Politics and government  Search this
Dictionaries  Search this
Call number:
CT275.T859 K5 1989
CT275.T859K5 1989
E814.H336 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_384802

American bibliography; a chronological dictionary of all books, pamphlets, and periodical publications printed in the United States of America from the genesis of printing in 1639 down to and including the year 1820. With bibliographical and biographical notes

Author:
Evans, Charles 1850-1935  Search this
Physical description:
14 v. 26 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Place:
United States
Date:
1941
1959
1941-59
Topic:
American literature  Search this
Printing--History  Search this
Printers  Search this
Call number:
Z1215 .E923X
Z1215.E923X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_123020

European ceramic art, from the end of the Middle Ages to about 1815

Author:
Honey, W. B (William Bowyer) 1889-1956  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes illustrations (some color), maps 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Europe
Date:
1949
1952
[1949-52]
Topic:
Pottery  Search this
Call number:
NK4083.H6X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_32100

Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des peintres, sculpteurs, dessinateurs et graveurs de tous les temps et de tous les pays, par un groupe d'écrivains spécialistes français et étrangers

Author:
Bénézit, E (Emmanuel) 1854-1920  Search this
Physical description:
8 v. plates, ports., facsims. 25 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Date:
1948
1948-55
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Artists' marks  Search this
Monograms  Search this
Call number:
N40 .B46 1948
N40.B46 1948
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_32762

Dicionário português-chope e chope-português / [por] Luís Feliciano dos Santos

Author:
Santos, Luiz Felicano dos  Search this
Physical description:
223 p. 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1950
1949 [i.e. 1950]
Topic:
Portuguese language--Dictionaries--Chopi  Search this
Chopi language--Dictionaries--Portuguese  Search this
Call number:
PL8115.4 .S25X
PL8115.4.S25X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_40160

Decision list / United States Department of the Interior, Board on Geographic Names

Title:
Cumulative decision list
Decisions on names in..
Author:
United States Board on Geographic Names  Search this
Physical description:
v. ; 22 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1947
1955
1947-
Topic:
Names, Geographical--Periodicals  Search this
Geography--Dictionaries--Periodicals  Search this
Call number:
G105 .U51
G105.U51
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_69524

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