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[Trade catalogs from General Motors]

Variant company name:
WWII  Search this
Company Name:
General Motors  Search this
Related companies:
GM, Delco Products  Search this
Notes content:
includes 1942 Annual Report to Employes, War Tugs tell their tales of the sea, Three R's of GM's War products training program, Delco War Products all over the World
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Engines  Search this
Marine machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Ships  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10230
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10230

[Trade catalogs from Crane Co.]

Variant company name:
"Modern American home"  Search this
Company Name:
Crane Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Crane Export Corp. ; Crane, Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
Corwith family of lavatories, baths, sinks, dressing tables ; water systems, heaters, softeners
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Water wheels; water motors and waterpower equipment  Search this
Plumbing supplies and fixtures  Search this
Appliances (household)  Search this
Topic:
Household appliances  Search this
Hydraulic engineering  Search this
Hydraulic machinery  Search this
Plumbing equipment industry  Search this
Plumbing fixtures  Search this
Water-power  Search this
Water-wheels  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10162
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10162

[Trade catalogs from Combustioneer Automatic Coal Burner]

Variant company name:
Jane's office, "Modern American Home"  Search this
Company Name:
Combustioneer Automatic Coal Burner  Search this
Related companies:
Steel Products Engineering Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Combustioneer provides automatic coal burning for heating homes
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Springfield, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10191
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10191

Bifacial tool/projectile point

Culture/People:
possibly Late Archaic Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Arthur C. King (Arthur Comstock King), Non-Indian, 1882-1957  Search this
Hermine C. King (Hermine Hambrock Cossenas/Mrs. Arthur C. King), Non-Indian, 1888-1977  Search this
Seller:
Hermine C. King (Hermine Hambrock Cossenas/Mrs. Arthur C. King), Non-Indian, 1888-1977  Search this
Auction venue:
B. G. Coats & Associates (B. G. Coats Auctioneers and Appraisers)  Search this
Object Name:
Bifacial tool/projectile point
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Flaked/chipped
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Delaware; USA
Date created:
3000–1000 BC (Late Archaic period)
Catalog Number:
22/8551
Barcode:
228551.000
See related items:
Late Archaic Tradition (archaeological culture)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6035e9145-39bf-4535-995a-1156a769c367
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_243576
Online Media:

Filter Press

Used by in bismuth manufacture:
Merck & Co.  Search this
Associated Name:
P. F. Campbell  Search this
Maker:
Dehne, Albert  Search this
Measurements:
frames: 30 in x 30 in; 76.2 cm x 76.2 cm
flow control valve: 36 1/2 in x 22 1/2 in x 12 in; 92.71 cm x 57.15 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Filter Press
Place made:
Germany: Lower Saxony, Halle
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
ca. 1900
Credit Line:
Gift of Merck & Company, Inc.
ID Number:
CH.315996
Catalog number:
315996
Accession number:
220898
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-ec5e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1903

Bust of Miles Davis

Depicted:
Davis, Miles  Search this
Maker:
Dwight, Ed  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 37 1/2 in x 24 in x 25 in; 95.25 cm x 60.96 cm x 63.5 cm
Object Name:
sculpture
Place made:
United States: Colorado, Denver
Date made:
1990
Credit Line:
Gift of Calvin B. and Marilyn B. Gross
ID Number:
1995.0368.01
Catalog number:
1995.0368.01
Accession number:
1995.0368
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Art
Jazz
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Trumpets
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4516-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607651
Online Media:

Bust of Benny Goodman

Depicted:
Goodman, Benny  Search this
Maker:
Dwight, Ed  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 27 1/4 in x 12 in x 33 in; 69.215 cm x 30.48 cm x 83.82 cm
Object Name:
sculpture
Place made:
United States: Colorado, Denver
Date made:
1990
Credit Line:
Gift of Calvin B. and Marilyn B. Gross
ID Number:
1994.0400.01
Accession number:
1994.0400
Catalog number:
1994.0400.01
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Clarinets
Music & Musical Instruments
Art
Jazz
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-61c3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607130
Online Media:

Bust of Louis Armstrong

Depicted:
Armstrong, Louis  Search this
Maker:
Dwight, Ed  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 36 1/2 in x 15 in x 26 3/4 in; 92.71 cm x 38.1 cm x 67.945 cm
Object Name:
sculpture
Place made:
United States: Colorado, Denver
Date made:
1990
Subject:
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Calvin B. and Marilyn B. Gross
ID Number:
1994.0400.02
Catalog number:
1994.0400.02
Accession number:
1994.0400
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Art
Jazz
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3224-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607628
Online Media:

Bust of Dizzy Gillespie

Depicted (sitter):
Gillespie, Dizzy  Search this
Maker:
Dwight, Ed  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 27 3/4 in x 14 in x 31 in; 70.485 cm x 35.56 cm x 78.74 cm
Object Name:
sculpture
Place made:
United States: Colorado, Denver
Date made:
1990
Credit Line:
Gift of Calvin B. and Marilyn B. Gross
ID Number:
1993.0582.01
Accession number:
1993.0582
Catalog number:
1993.0582.01
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Jazz
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-1093-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1343145
Online Media:

Bust of Duke Ellington

Depicted:
Ellington, Duke  Search this
Maker:
Dwight, Ed  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 in x 29 in x 28 in; 48.26 cm x 73.66 cm x 71.12 cm
Object Name:
sculpture
Place made:
United States: Colorado, Denver
Date made:
1988
Subject:
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Calvin B. and Marilyn B. Gross
ID Number:
1993.0032.01
Catalog number:
1993.0032.01
Accession number:
1993.0032
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Art
Jazz
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3f16-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607473

Bust of Charlie Parker

Depicted:
Parker, Charlie  Search this
Maker:
Dwight, Ed  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 53 in x 21 in x 17 in; 134.62 cm x 53.34 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
sculpture
Place made:
United States: Colorado, Denver
Date made:
1990
Subject:
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Calvin B. and Marilyn B. Gross
ID Number:
1993.0032.02
Catalog number:
1993.0032.02
Accession number:
1993.0032
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Art
Jazz
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3f17-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607474
Online Media:

strut

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
part: shaft: 115.3 cm x 3.8 cm; 45 13/32 in x 1 1/2 in
overall: 124.3 cm x 3.8 cm; 48 15/16 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
strut
Place made:
Canada: Quebec, Montreal
Place used:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1951
ID Number:
1983.0019.001.383
Catalog number:
1983.0019.001.383
Accession number:
1983.0019
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4be4ae976-2d52-234f-e053-15f76fa02940
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2002010

strut

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
part: shaft: 117.1 cm x 3.8 cm; 46 3/32 in x 1 1/2 in
overall: 126.1 cm x 3.8 cm; 49 21/32 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
strut
Place made:
Canada: Quebec, Montreal
Place used:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1951
ID Number:
1983.0019.001.384
Catalog number:
1983.0019.001.384
Accession number:
1983.0019
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4be4ae976-2d53-234f-e053-15f76fa02940
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2002011

strut

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
part: shaft: 117.1 cm x 3.8 cm; 46 3/32 in x 1 1/2 in
overall: 126.1 cm x 3.8 cm; 49 21/32 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
strut
Place made:
Canada: Quebec, Montreal
Place used:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1951
ID Number:
1983.0019.001.385
Catalog number:
1983.0019.001.385
Accession number:
1983.0019
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4be4ae976-2d54-234f-e053-15f76fa02940
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2002012

strut

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
part: shaft: 117 cm x 3.8 cm; 46 1/16 in x 1 1/2 in
overall: 126 cm x 3.8 cm; 49 19/32 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
strut
Place made:
Canada: Quebec, Montreal
Place used:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1951
ID Number:
1983.0019.001.386
Catalog number:
1983.0019.001.386
Accession number:
1983.0019
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4be4ae976-2d55-234f-e053-15f76fa02940
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2002013

strut

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
part: shaft: 117.1 cm x 3.8 cm; 46 3/32 in x 1 1/2 in
overall: 126.1 cm x 3.8 cm; 49 21/32 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
strut
Place made:
Canada: Quebec, Montreal
Place used:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1951
ID Number:
1983.0019.001.387
Catalog number:
1983.0019.001.387
Accession number:
1983.0019
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4be4ae976-2d56-234f-e053-15f76fa02940
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2002014

strut

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
part: shaft: 118.1 cm x 3.8 cm; 46 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in
overall: 127.2 cm x 3.8 cm; 50 3/32 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
strut
Place made:
Canada: Quebec, Montreal
Place used:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1951
ID Number:
1983.0019.001.388
Catalog number:
1983.0019.001.388
Accession number:
1983.0019
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4be4ae976-2d57-234f-e053-15f76fa02940
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2002015

strut

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
part: shaft: 118.1 cm x 3.8 cm; 46 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in
overall: 127.1 cm x 3.8 cm; 50 1/32 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
strut
Place made:
Canada: Quebec, Montreal
Place used:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1951
ID Number:
1983.0019.001.389
Catalog number:
1983.0019.001.389
Accession number:
1983.0019
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4be4ae976-2d58-234f-e053-15f76fa02940
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2002016

strut

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
part: shaft: 118.2 cm x 3.8 cm; 46 17/32 in x 1 1/2 in
overall: 127.1 cm x 3.8 cm; 50 1/32 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
strut
Place made:
Canada: Quebec, Montreal
Place used:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1951
ID Number:
1983.0019.001.390
Catalog number:
1983.0019.001.390
Accession number:
1983.0019
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4be4ae976-2d59-234f-e053-15f76fa02940
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2002017

strut

Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements:
part: shaft: 117.1 cm x 3.8 cm; 46 3/32 in x 1 1/2 in
overall: 126 cm x 3.8 cm; 49 19/32 in x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
strut
Place made:
Canada: Quebec, Montreal
Place used:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1951
ID Number:
1983.0019.001.391
Catalog number:
1983.0019.001.391
Accession number:
1983.0019
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4be4ae976-2d5a-234f-e053-15f76fa02940
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2002018

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