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C-52 Japan and South China Seas and C-53 East China Sea

Manufacturer:
Army Air Forces, USA  Search this
Medium:
Medium: acetate rayon Technique: printed on plain weave Label: Printed on plain-weave acetate rayon
Dimensions:
H x W: 79.1 × 86 cm (31 1/8 × 33 7/8 in.)
Frame H x W: 88.9 x 96.5 cm (35 x 38 in.) (press mount)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Escape Map
Object Name:
Escape Map
Made in:
USA
Date:
1945
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard N. Fried
Accession Number:
1992-140-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/kq42484bcdc-0280-44fd-8f47-e0b831c4549d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1992-140-1
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East-West Interchanges in American Art: Eunyoung Cho

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Symposia
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-04-30T14:38:51.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_V4vrAsBGSdM

South Africa's Oldest Existing Colonial Building

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-10-23T15:30:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
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edanmdm:yt_6c0rfwEji9w

Freer’s Asian Ceramics Reconsidered

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-04-16T14:48:58.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_0j_-5TF8O_o

Sōtatsu’s Methods: The Visibility of Craft

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-12-10T17:32:18.000Z
YouTube Category:
Film & Animation  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_72-UbC-LnKg

Ancient Korean Architecture in Context

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-09-08T11:12:38.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_Cjs5yjaGYSQ

Mind Over Matter: Zen in Medieval Japan - Exhibition Highlights

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-06-17T14:56:05.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
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edanmdm:yt_gz-6ccgf5Aw

Understanding Ancient Civilizations through Artifacts

Creator:
Smithsonian Education  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-04-12T21:13:53.000Z
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Entertainment  Search this
Topic:
Education  Search this
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Smithsonian Education
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Tagore and Yeats: A Reassessment

Creator:
Smithsonian Education  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-07-29T01:36:33.000Z
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Education  Search this
Topic:
Education  Search this
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Smithsonian Education
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Hong Bowl

Physical Description:
ceramic (overall material)
porcelain (overall material)
hard-paste (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 160 mm x 406 mm; 6 5/16 in x 16 in
Object Name:
punch bowl
Place made:
China
Date made:
18th century
Date made:
1785-1795
Related Publication:
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin
Mudge, Jean McClure. Chinese Export Porcelain for the American Trade, 1785-1835
Paul A Van Dyke. The Canton Trade: Life and Enterprise on the China Coast, 1700-1845
Ronald W. Fuchs. Made in China: Export Porcelain from the Leo and Doris Hodroff Collection at Winterthur
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
ID Number:
CE.61.8
Catalog number:
61.8
Accession number:
234613
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Home and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Food
Cultures & Communities
American Enterprise
Domestic Furnishings
Artifact Walls exhibit
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-51b8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_587576

MS 7166 Japanese circus poster

Creator:
Japan Ueda Performing Arts Company  Search this
Collector:
Woodbury, Richard B. (Richard Benjamin), 1917-2009  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (31 x 42.5 inches)
Container:
Folder 7166
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Posters
Works of art
Place:
Japan
East Asia
Date:
circa 1925
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of a poster advertising a circus. It shows sketches of a variety of circus acts and includes a photomechanical portrait of Ueda, perhaps the head of the circus company.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or National Anthropological Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7166

NAA INV 10000034

USNM Accession 284935

USNM Ethnology Catolog 410800
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
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Topic:
Circus  Search this
Genre/Form:
Works of art
Posters
Citation:
MS 7166 Japanese circus poster, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7166
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw33b043cab-d1e3-4012-98e7-f5eba16b989e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7166

MS 7151 Shou shan quan tu [Map of Beijing]

Collector:
Rockhill, William Woodville, 1854-1914  Search this
Extent:
1 Print (black and white woodblock, 45 x 24 inches)
Container:
Folder 7151
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Graphic Materials
Prints
Works of art
Woodblock prints
Maps
Place:
Beijing (China)
East Asia
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of a woodblock print showing Beijing (Peking) within the city walls, oriented to the north. The print is probably a mid- to late-nineteenth century copy of a print from the Qing Dynasty (1796-1820). The map includes street names, various public buildings and structures, including palace grounds, temples, city walls and gates, and other points of interest. It is a popular print, intended for practical use by travellers. The map has been annotated in pencil with English transliterations of names of city gates. An English title "Plan of Peking" has also been added.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or National Anthropological Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Biographical Note:
William Woodville Rockhill (1854-1914) was an American diplomat and a leading scholar in Chinese and Tibetan studies. He served with the American Legation in Peking (Beijing) in the 1880s and was United States Ambassador to China from 1905-1909.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7151

NAA INV 10000007

USNM Accession 24520

USNM Catalog 152649
Variant Title:
Plan of Peking

Map of the Capital City
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
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Genre/Form:
Works of art
Woodblock prints
Maps
Citation:
MS 7151 Shou shan quan tu [Map of Beijing], National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7151
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw36ea4bc07-d06d-4ad3-a3f8-b0fa4c5807e6
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7151

L.H. Palmer collection of Chinese paintings and documents

Extent:
7 Items
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Works of art
Drawings
Place:
China
East Asia
Date:
circa 1912-1915
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of seven (7) items collected in China by L.H. Palmer from approximately 1912 to 1915. The collection includes 3 ornamental inscriptions, or figures of animals that also form Chinese characters; a painted fan design; a painting of flowers and other plants; a painting of a scene by a stream; and a passport for Mrs. L.H. Palmer.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or National Anthropological Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7409

USNM Accession 327219
Related Materials:
Objects and other documents collected by L.H. Palmer in China and donated to the Smithsonian by Cornelius Osgood are held by the Department of Anthropology object collections under Accession 327219.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Rights:
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Topic:
Calligraphy  Search this
Genre/Form:
Works of art
Drawings
Citation:
MS 7409 L.H. Palmer collection of Chinese paintings and documents, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7409
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L.H. Palmer collection of Chinese paintings and documents
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3e89a8f69-77de-41ef-83b7-884b2c343b28
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7409

MS 7144 Lispenard Seabury Crocker collection of Japanese maps

Extent:
45 Maps
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Maps
Works of art
Woodblock prints
Posters
Place:
East Asia
Japan
China
Date:
1681-1938
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of forty-five (45) Japanese maps collected by Lispenard Seabury Crocker while stationed with her husband in Japan in the 1930s. The maps are woodblock prints, drawings, and photomechanical prints dating from the late seventeenth through the early twentieth centuries. They have been mounted on cloth and/or paper backing and descriptive titles in English were affixed to the mounts by the collector.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or National Anthropological Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Arrangement:
The maps are arranged in order of creation and/or publication.
Biographical Note:
Katherine Lispenard Seabury Crocker (1902-1984) was born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. She married Edward Savage Crocker II (1898-1968) in 1923. Edward was a foreign service officer for the United States government, and was stationed at many locations throughout Latin America, Europe, and Asia throughout his career. The Crockers lived in Japan from 1934-1942 while Edward served as first secretary at the American embassy.
Exhibition Note:
Items in this collection were included in an exhibit entitled "Around the World" held at the Historic Warner House, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, July 31-August 5, 1939.
Related Materials:
The Department of Anthropology object collections holds Chinese maps collected by Crocker under Accession 232559. Additional objects donated with this collection are held by the Department of Anthropology object collections and the National Museum of American History under Accession 232559 and 272145.

The Library of Congress holds the Edward S. Crocker and Lispenard Seabury Crocker Papers (MSS86263).
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
Works of art
Woodblock prints
Maps
Posters
Citation:
MS 7144 Lispenard Seabury Crocker collection of Japanese maps, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7144
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MS 7144 Lispenard Seabury Crocker collection of Japanese maps
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3a90bc9aa-942b-4c8a-8b1e-496030fc313c
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7144
Online Media:

Matsushima: Remembering the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-03-11T20:05:31.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_6XMp-VcBlgc

Inula rhizocephala Schrenk

Biogeographical Region:
32 - Middle Asia  Search this
Collector:
Alexander Gustav von Schrenk  Search this
Place:
Songarei, Tarbagatai, East Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan, Asia-Temperate
Collection Date:
18
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Asteroideae
Published Name:
Inula rhizocephala Schrenk
Barcode:
01744125
See more items in:
Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ad238843-3a26-4492-ac2a-3bafca54dede
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12790153

J. R. Hughes East Asia Award

Honoree:
L. W. Christenson  Search this
Medium:
wood; metal
Dimensions:
1 x 7.5 x 9.25 in. (2.54 x 19.05 x 23.495 cm)
Type:
Philatelic Hobby
Date:
1954
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1992.2002.952
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm82b567349-e5d3-4436-af32-89479d39a8e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1992.2002.952

Protractor

Physical Description:
paper, cardboard (overall material)
leather (overall material)
fabric, velvet (overall material)
metal, brass (overall material)
metal, brass (overall material)
metal, steel (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 2.2 cm x 12 cm x 6.5 cm; 7/8 in x 4 3/4 in x 2 9/16 in
average spatial: 1.1 cm x 11.5 cm x 6 cm; 7/16 in x 4 1/2 in x 2 3/8 in
overall, as stored: 3/4 in x 4 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 1.905 cm x 12.065 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
Case
compass, set
Other Terms:
Case; Commemorative & Association Items
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Credit Line:
Gift of The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland
ID Number:
MG.302606.750
Accession number:
302606
Catalog number:
302606.750
302606.750.02
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-bd1e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1134524
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Gas mask with filter canister worn at demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri

Manufactured by:
Shalon Chemical Industries Ltd., Israeli, founded 1968  Search this
Worn by:
Dr. William Jelani Cobb, American, born 1967  Search this
Medium:
gas mask (a): rubber with plastic, metal and ink;
filter canister (b):paint on metal with charcoal and fiberglass
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2016.122ab - Gas Mask with Filter Cartridge): 7 7/8 × 6 5/16 × 12 5/8 in. (20 × 16 × 32 cm)
H x W x D (2016.122a - Gas Mask): 10 5/8 × 6 5/16 × 11 in. (27 × 16 × 27.9 cm)
H x W x D (2016.122b - Gas Mask Filter Cartridge): 4 3/16 × 4 3/16 × 2 3/4 in. (10.6 × 10.6 × 7 cm)
Type:
gas masks
Place used:
Ferguson, Saint Louis County, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Tel Aviv-Jaffa, Israel, Middle East, Asia
Date:
2014
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Justice  Search this
Military  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Resistance  Search this
U.S. History, 2001-  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. William Jelani Cobb
Object number:
2016.122ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Tools and Equipment-Military
Movement:
Black Lives Matter
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5180f13ba-fe1f-4f35-abbb-ea1b8f61c4c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.122ab

Can You Not Join in This Rhythm? Translating the Poems of Tagore

Creator:
Smithsonian Education  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-07-25T22:14:19.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Education  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Education
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianEducation
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_lxu-79OxnPY

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