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Bag, Desalinization, Rucksack #1, Apollo

Materials:
EXTERIOR - PLASTIC, NYLON TAPE, STAINLESS STEEL VALVE
Dimensions:
3-D: 30.5 x 8.3 x 1.3cm (12 x 3 1/4 x 1/2 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Survival
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA, Johnson Space Center.
Inventory Number:
A19781452008
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Human Spaceflight
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9c04b7852-1c2e-4663-b1b6-7c5229540a6e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19781452008

These Astronauts Drink Recycled Urine to Stay Hydrated

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-06-02T15:30:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_UjQPekaDPoQ

Naked Mole-rat Cam Highlights

Creator:
National Zoo  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-09-28T17:24:08.000Z
YouTube Category:
Pets & Animals  Search this
Topic:
Zoology;Animals;Veterinary medicine;Animal health  Search this
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Data Source:
National Zoo
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNZP
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_ZL0afYeNxtY

The Importance of the Continental Divide

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2012-02-07T18:55:14.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_kMhrvvoYSHo

Ashok Gadgil Innovative Lives Presentation and Interview

Creator:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.  Search this
Gadgil, Ashok  Search this
Berger, Sondra  Search this
Names:
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Videotapes
Oral history
Interviews
Date:
1998 January 16
1998 April 28
1996 - 1996
Summary:
Original, master, and reference videos documenting an Innovative Lives presentation and interview with Ashok Gadgil, inventor of the UV Waterworks disinfectant unit.
Scope and Contents:
This collection contains original, master, and reference videos, and audio cassettes documenting Ashok Gadgil, inventor of the UV Waterworks, a water purifier.
Arrangement:
The collection is divided into four series.

Series 1: Original videos, 1998

Series 2: Master Videos, 1998

Series 3: Reference Videos, 1998

Series 4: Photographs and Slides, 1998
Biographical / Historical:
Ashok Gadgil, was born in India and is a physicist at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in California. Gadgil invented the UV Waterworks, a water purifier that provided reliable, inexpensive water disinfection for the world. The UV Waterworks uses ultraviolet light to kill waterborne pathogens (bacteria, viruses, and molds) and thus purify drinking water. The key to this invention is the effect ultraviolet light has on bacteria and viruses--it triggers the formation of peptide bonds between certain nucleic acids in the pathogens' DNA molecules, which robs them of the ability to reproduce and renders them harmless. Water, powered by gravity, flows down through pipes, passing into a tray where it is exposed to twelve seconds of ultraviolet light before it flows out a spigot. Gadgil used sheet metal, UV lamps, and stainless-steel piping to create this invention.
Separated Materials:
UV Water Works Disinfectant unit is located in the Division of Medicine and Science. See accession #: 1998.0158.01.
Provenance:
This video presentation and interview was created by the Innovative Lives Program of the Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation on April 28, 1998.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original videos are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Water -- Bacteriology  Search this
Water -- Ultraviolet treatment  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Ultraviolet radiation  Search this
Physicists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Videotapes -- 1990-2000
Oral history -- 1990-2000
Interviews -- 1980-2000
Citation:
Ashok Gadgil Innovative Lives Presentation and Interview, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0647
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Ashok Gadgil Innovative Lives Presentation and Interview
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep861062837-8187-46c4-8943-4c28529b603a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0647
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Waterworks

Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
1.83 Cubic feet (consisting of 3.5 boxes, 1 folder, 2 oversize folders, 1 map case folder, 1 flat box (partial).)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Advertising fliers
Reports
Mail order catalogs
Business records
Technical reports
Commercial catalogs
Print advertising
Technical manuals
Business ephemera
Legislation (legal concepts)
Commercial correspondence
Illustrations
Advertising cards
Advertising
Advertising mail
Advertisements
Catalogues
Publications
Trade literature
Periodicals
Photographs
Printed materials
Printed material
Receipts
Sales letters
Manuals
Catalogs
Sales catalogs
Trade cards
Business letters
Manufacturers' catalogs
Test reports
Trade catalogs
Ephemera
Business cards
Invoices
Legal documents
Printed ephemera
Sales records
Correspondence
Letterheads
Date:
circa 1832-1959
Summary:
A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Accounting and Bookkeeping forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Scope and Contents note:
Contains a broad scope of freshwater capture and use topics, with particular emphasis on the machinery and systems required for managing water resources and business aspects of the costs of goods and services. Includes coverage of home and farm use, agricultural solutions, and large scale operations such as public utilities such as damns, watersheds, reservoirs. Some of the technologies used are drilling, wells, hydraulics, engines and pumps, in addition to natural power sources in the form of windmills and turbines, and water wheels. both as methods of conveyance of water and in powering other devices such as grinders and saws. Purification and softeners address make up the bulk of treatment. Some materials address legal and regulatory issues but water rights is not significantly covered.

Materials include business records, marketing and advertising, some informational documentation in the form of guides and reports. A few schematics are present. A small amount of regulatory publications provide a glimpse of how municipalities dealt with local water issues, including billing and taxation. Miscellaneous writings includes a few tangential topics such as inland waterways and swimming pools, and a perspective essay on water.
Arrangement note:
Waterworks is arranged in three subseries.

Business Records

Genre

Subjects
Forms Part Of:
Forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana.

Missing Title

Series 1: Business Ephemera

Series 2: Other Collection Divisions

Series 3: Isadore Warshaw Personal Papers

Series 4: Photographic Reference Material
Provenance:
Waterworks is a portion of the Business Ephemera Series of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Accession AC0060 purchased from Isadore Warshaw in 1967. Warshaw continued to accumulate similar material until his death, which was donated in 1971 by his widow, Augusta. For a period after acquisition, related materials from other sources (of mixed provenance) were added to the collection so there may be content produced or published after Warshaw's death in 1969. This practice has since ceased.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
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:
Beverages  Search this
Water use  Search this
Patents  Search this
Water -- Purification -- Filtration  Search this
Water transfer  Search this
Irrigation  Search this
Retail trade  Search this
Water-supply  Search this
Water-power  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Water-wheels  Search this
Consumer goods -- Catalogs  Search this
Public works  Search this
Turbines  Search this
Hydraulic turbines  Search this
Windmills  Search this
Water -- Filtration  Search this
Dams  Search this
Water conservation  Search this
Reservoirs  Search this
Waterways  Search this
Water pumps  Search this
Hydraulic structures  Search this
Hydraulic testing  Search this
Public utilities  Search this
Pumps  Search this
Water resources development  Search this
Water supplies  Search this
Waterworks  Search this
Filters and filtration  Search this
Hydraulic engineering  Search this
Drinking water  Search this
Genre/Form:
Advertising fliers
Reports
Mail order catalogs
Business records
Technical reports
Commercial catalogs
Print advertising
Technical manuals -- 20th century
Business ephemera
Legislation (legal concepts)
Commercial correspondence
Illustrations
Advertising cards
Advertising
Advertising mail
Advertisements
Catalogues
Publications
Trade literature
Periodicals
Photographs
Printed materials
Printed material
Receipts
Sales letters
Publications -- Business
Manuals
Catalogs
Sales catalogs
Trade cards
Business letters
Manufacturers' catalogs
Test reports
Trade catalogs
Ephemera
Business cards
Invoices
Legal documents
Printed ephemera
Sales records
Correspondence
Letterheads
Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Waterworks, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Waterworks
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Waterworks
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep825c7b83d-32ce-41ef-ac1a-c9dd603d3b92
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-waterworks
Online Media:

#NatZooZen: Prairie Dog Family Meal

Creator:
National Zoo  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-06-21T13:56:02.000Z
YouTube Category:
Pets & Animals  Search this
Topic:
Zoology;Animals;Veterinary medicine;Animal health  Search this
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Data Source:
National Zoo
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SmithsonianNZP
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[Assistant Quartermaster H. C. Garsonall Letter,]

Author:
Garsonall, H.C.  Search this
Names:
National Intelligencer Office (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885  Search this
Hooker, General  Search this
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 9.5" x 8".)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Correspondence
Place:
Tennessee
Date:
1864
August 12, 1864
Scope and Contents:
Letter from Assistant Quartermaster H. C. Garsonall of the Forage Department, Nashville. Tennessee, to Ben(?) or Bro. Horatio, August 12, 1864. Garsonall complains about difficulties in foraging for food and lack of ice for drinking water. He also says he considers Ulysses Grant a poor general because of his loss of 81,290 men and refers to the National Intelligencer for this information. Additional references to Gen. Hooker, Gen. Sherman, Capt. Norton, and Captain George B. Hibbard of Vermont.
Local Numbers:
AC0060-0001194a (AC Scan No.: p. 1)

AC0060-0001194b (AC Scan No.: p. 2)
General:
Civil War Selections from the Archives Center
Related Materials:
Civil War series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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:
Drinking water  Search this
Ice  Search this
Foraging  Search this
Food  Search this
Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Genre/Form:
Correspondence -- 1850-1900
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Civil War
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Civil War / Government Records, Business Records, and Other / Civil War
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8ca040458-5065-49f5-aa0a-d22479549ce9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-civilwar-ref572
Online Media:

Speeches

Collection Creator:
Ya-Ching, Lee  Search this
Container:
Box 15, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1940 - 1945
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Lee Ya-Ching Papers, NASM.2008.0009, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lee Ya-Ching Papers
Lee Ya-Ching Papers / Series 2: Professional
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2834c8d49-a046-4aad-8f4c-60f3d801b422
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-2008-0009-ref134
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Lithium Hydroxide Canister, Gemini

Manufacturer:
Airesearch Mfg. Co.  Search this
Materials:
Anodized Aluminum
Steel
Cadmium plating
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D: 48.3 x 27.9 x 20.3cm (19 x 11 x 8 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Life Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19690065000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9bd944434-3a85-415f-80bd-21bfba25a733
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19690065000
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Ampule, Chlorine, Apollo 11

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Synthetic
Coating
Dimensions:
3-D: 3.2 × 3.2 × 8.1cm (1 1/4 × 1 1/4 × 3 3/16 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Life Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA - Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A19700102151
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/nv9dcf531c4-bfc3-4725-89fd-b43c810a6ab1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19700102151
Online Media:

Ampule, Buffer, Apollo 11

Title:
Ampule, Buffer, Apollo 11
Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Plastic
Coating
Synthetic
Exterior: Hard-case Teflon
Contents: sodium dihydrogen phosphate
Dimensions:
3-D: 3.5 × 3.5 × 7.6cm (1 3/8 × 1 3/8 × 3 in., 0.1lb.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Life Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA - Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A19700102152
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Exhibition:
Destination Moon
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9cd18fe7a-5ae2-4f8b-a7e7-900ad83c7853
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19700102152
Online Media:

Ampule, Chlorine, Apollo 11

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Sodium hypochlorite, Teflon, paint, resin, plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 7.9 x 3.5cm (3 1/8 x 1 3/8 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Life Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA - Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A19791714000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9eae847e7-7478-4934-b361-14acce6ba763
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19791714000
Online Media:

Ampule, Chlorine, Apollo 11

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Sodium hypochlorite, Teflon, paint, resin, plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 7.9 x 3.5cm (3 1/8 x 1 3/8 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Life Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA - Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A19791715000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e328d823-17c3-4de7-b57f-6a62dd88ed5e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19791715000
Online Media:

Ampule, Chlorine, Apollo 11

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Sodium hypochlorite, Teflon, paint, resin, rubber/plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 7.9 x 3.5cm (3 1/8 x 1 3/8 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Life Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA - Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A19791716000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9b0acd7b2-75f5-4a8e-8126-909f337d7023
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19791716000
Online Media:

Ampule, Chlorine, Apollo 11

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Sodium hypochlorite, Teflon, paint, resin, plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 7.9 x 3.5cm (3 1/8 x 1 3/8 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Life Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA - Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A19791717000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv991c6633e-dd40-4f3e-9957-d9970d9dd819
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19791717000
Online Media:

Ampule, Chlorine, Apollo 11

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Sodium hypochlorite, Teflon, paint, resin, rubber/plastic
Dimensions:
3-D: 7.9 x 3.5cm (3 1/8 x 1 3/8 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Life Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA - Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A19791718000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv960c47d3d-35c2-4e55-8077-5bcb901f4844
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19791718000
Online Media:

Ampule, Buffer, Apollo 11

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Sodium dihydrogen phosphate
Teflon
Rubber (Silicone)
Paint
Resin
Adhesive
Dimensions:
3-D: 7.9 x 3.5cm (3 1/8 x 1 3/8 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Life Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA - Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A19791719000
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/nv9568fe107-bb31-43d9-8a30-2750bced8ca9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19791719000
Online Media:

Ampule, Buffer, Apollo 11

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Exterior: Hard-case Teflon
Contents: Sodium dihydrogen phosphate
Dimensions:
3-D: 7.6 x 3.2cm (3 x 1 1/4 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Life Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA - Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A19791720000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Human Spaceflight
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9ee48a763-bdd8-47d6-9207-72177c7752b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19791720000

Ampule, Buffer, Apollo 11

Manufacturer:
Unknown  Search this
Materials:
Sodium dihydrogen phosphate
Teflon
Paint
Resin
Dimensions:
3-D: 7.9 x 3.5cm (3 1/8 x 1 3/8 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Crewed-Life Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the NASA - Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A19791721000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv92c607c0a-819c-4744-9cef-52ead8cc0da2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19791721000
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