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Engraved Coin, United States, 19th century

Mint:
U.S. Mint, Denver  Search this
Physical Description:
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: 1.7 cm x 1.5 cm x .1 cm; 21/32 in x 19/32 in x 1/32 in
Object Name:
coin
Love Token
Token
token
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
19th century
Related Publication:
Feingold, Ellen R.. Value of Money, The
ID Number:
1985.0551.1306
Catalog number:
1985.0551.1306
Accession number:
1985.0551
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-7974-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1105994

"Holy Bible" Love Token, 19th century

Physical Description:
silver (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 2.4 cm; 1/32 in x 15/16 in
Object Name:
engraved coin
Love Token
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
19th century
Related Publication:
Feingold, Ellen R.. Value of Money, The
Credit Line:
Mendel L. Peterson
ID Number:
NU.247637.0004
Accession number:
247637
Catalog number:
NU71713
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-679c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1106001
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"C. F. B." Love Token, 19th century

Physical Description:
copper (overall material)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 2.3 cm; 1/32 in x 29/32 in
Object Name:
token
Coin
engraved coin
Love Token
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
19th century
Credit Line:
Mendel L. Peterson
ID Number:
NU.247637.0005
Accession number:
247637
Catalog number:
NU71713
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-332d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1106014
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale Panbone, mid 19th Century

Physical Description:
whale bone (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 34 in x 13 in x 4 5/8 in; 86.36 cm x 33.02 cm x 11.7475 cm
Object Name:
sperm whale's jaw
jaw bone section, sperm whale
scrimshaw jaw bone section, sperm whale
Date made:
mid 1800s
1840 - 1860
Related event:
The Development of the Industrial United States  Search this
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph B. Bloss
ID Number:
DL.057605B
Catalog number:
57605B
Accession number:
2009.0206
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Cultures & Communities
Industry & Manufacturing
Work
Art
Natural Resources
American Enterprise
Scrimshaw
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-080e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_308083
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10 Dollars, Proof, United States, 1840

Mint:
U.S. Mint. Philadelphia  Search this
Maker:
United States Mint  Search this
Designer:
Gobrecht, Christian  Search this
Physical Description:
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: 17.3 mm; 11/16 in
Object Name:
coin
Place of issue:
United States
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1840
Related Publication:
Glossary of Coins and Currency Terms
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/coins/glossary.cfm
Credit Line:
Government Transfer: US DOTT, USM
ID Number:
1985.0441.0310
Catalog number:
1985.0441.0310
Accession number:
1985.0441
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-78da-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1077800
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The Puzzled Calculator 1854 Peterson Magazine Engraving

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 6 in; 21.59 cm x 15.24 cm
image: 5 3/4 in x 4 3/4 in; 14.605 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
engraving
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1854
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Richard Lodish American School Collection
ID Number:
2017.0095.348
Accession number:
2017.0095
Catalog number:
2017.0095.348
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-a84b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1943547
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4 Dollars, Pattern, United States, 1879

Mint:
U.S. Mint. Philadelphia  Search this
Designer:
Morgan, George T.  Search this
Physical Description:
gold (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.5 mm x 21.5 mm; 1/16 in x 27/32 in
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
City:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Province:
United States: Pennsylvania
Country:
United States
Political area:
United States
Date made:
1879
Related Publication:
Glossary of Coins and Currency Terms
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/coins/glossary.cfm
Credit Line:
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
ID Number:
NU.68.159.0149
Accession number:
283645
Catalog number:
68.159.0149
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Exhibition:
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-c143-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_835246
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Airline Map of the United States 1949

Sponsor:
American Aviation Associates  Search this
Manufacturer:
Official Airline Guide  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Advertising, Commercial Aviation
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 74.3 × 102.2cm (2 ft. 5 1/4 in. × 3 ft. 4 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1949
Credit Line:
Copyright American Aviation Associates, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19960351000
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/nv919b53c6f-8795-418c-96ae-d692cefd372b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19960351000
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Print, Engraving on Paper

Artist:
F.H. Taylor  Search this
Medium:
Print, Engraving on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W) (Backing Board): 38.1 × 25.4cm (1 ft. 3 in. × 10 in.)
2-D - Unframed (H x W) (Mat Board Folder): 50.8 × 40.6cm (1 ft. 8 in. × 1 ft. 4 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Constance Morss Fiske in memory of Gardiner H. Fiske
Inventory Number:
A19930263000
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/nv91f550cec-9380-48ce-8578-14d3be2fab98
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19930263000
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Print, Engraving on Paper

Artist:
Frank C. Pape  Search this
Medium:
Print, Engraving on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W) (Overall): 23.3 × 14.4cm (9 3/16 × 5 11/16 in.)
2-D - Unframed (H x W) (Image): 17.8 × 10.8cm (7 in. × 4 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Prints, Original
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Inventory Number:
A19772691000
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/nv91a81f449-b42d-4e07-a960-eb5ed1c48f6a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19772691000
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The Schoolmaster and Scholar, Both Puzzled. engraving by Illman Brothers for Peterson Magazine

Maker; engraver:
Illman Brothers  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 6 in; 22.86 cm x 15.24 cm
image: 6 3/4 in x 5 in; 17.145 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
engraving
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Richard Lodish American School Collection
ID Number:
2017.0095.349
Accession number:
2017.0095
Catalog number:
2017.0095.349
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-a84c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1943548
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A Hard Problem: An Aldine Publishing Co. Engraving attributed to Thomas Brooks

Maker:
Aldine Publishing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
print: 16 cm x 11 cm x 7.4 cm; 6 5/16 in x 4 11/32 in x 2 29/32 in
image: 13 1/2 in x 9 1/4 in; 34.29 cm x 23.495 cm
Object Name:
print
delete line
delete line
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1876-1877
Subject:
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Richard Lodish American School Collection
ID Number:
2014.0244.335
Accession number:
2014.0244.
Catalog number:
2014.0244.335
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-cc0c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1814233
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Emery Chamberlain's Missionary Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church Certificate by Major & Knapp Engraving, Manufacturing & Lithographic Company

Issuer:
Missionary Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church  Search this
Maker:
Major & Knapp Engraving, Manufacturing & Lithographic Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 13 in x 9 1/2 in; 33.02 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1867
Subject:
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2925
Catalog number:
60.2925
Accession number:
228146
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Religion
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Morality & Religious Prints
Peters Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-ba1c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325215
Online Media:

plate, door

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
enamel (lettering material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/4 in x 8 1/4 in x 3 5/8 in; 8.255 cm x 20.955 cm x 9.2075 cm
Object Name:
plate, door
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Place owned; place used:
United States: New York, New York City
United States: California, Oakland
United States: Virginia, Richmond
Date made:
19th century
1800 - 1850
Subject:
Architecture, Domestic Buildings  Search this
Building & Architecture  Search this
Engraving  Search this
New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Rev. Edward Meeks Gregory
ID Number:
DL.65.0162
Catalog number:
65.0162
Accession number:
258252
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-31e5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_312896
Online Media:

James D. Smillie and Smillie family papers, 1853-1957

Creator:
Smillie family  Search this
Smillie family  Search this
Subject:
Hart, Charles Henry  Search this
Smillie, Catherine Van Valkenburg  Search this
Colman, Samuel  Search this
Johnson, Eastman  Search this
Church, Frederick S. (Frederick Stuart)  Search this
Bierstadt, Albert  Search this
Tait, A.T.  Search this
Smillie, Nellie Sheldon Jacobs  Search this
Smillie, James  Search this
Smillie, James David  Search this
Smillie, George H. (George Henry)  Search this
Type:
Diaries
Etchings
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Artists' studios -- Photographs  Search this
Art, Modern -- 19th century -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Artists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Engraving -- 19th century -- United States  Search this
Engravers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13469
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209525
AAA_collcode_smilsmil
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209525
Online Media:

"M & R" Love Token, United States, 19th century

Physical Description:
silver (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 1.8 cm; 1/32 in x 23/32 in
Object Name:
engraved coin
Love Token
token
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
19th century
Credit Line:
E. H. Robison
ID Number:
NU.77.51.122
Accession number:
1977.0777
Catalog number:
77.51.122
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-6b39-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1106011

"M. L." Love Token, United States, 19th century

Physical Description:
silver (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 1.8 cm; 1/32 in x 23/32 in
Object Name:
Coin
Love Token
engraved coin
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
19th century
Credit Line:
Mendel L. Peterson
ID Number:
NU.247637.0002
Accession number:
247637
Catalog number:
NU71713
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-67a3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1106009

Firefighter's Medal with Case

Maker:
Tiffany & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
velvet (part: case material)
leather (part: case material)
cardboard (part: case material)
bronze (part: medal material)
Measurements:
part: case: 3 in x 3 in x 1/2 in; 7.62 cm x 7.62 cm x 1.27 cm
part: medal: 1 1/2 in; x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
medal
case
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1866
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
Estate of Cassie Mason Myers Julian-James
ID Number:
CL.033771
Accession number:
70138
Catalog number:
33771
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Exhibition:
Always Ready: Fighting Fire in the 19th Century
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-4b7e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1399219
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Engraved Copper Roller or Cylinder for a Textile Printing Machine; 1884

Object Name:
copper roller
printing roller, textile
Date made:
before 1884
ID Number:
TE.E186227
Accession number:
15032
Catalog number:
H006227.000
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Textile Industry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-b42e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1952731

Veteran ID Shield owned by Daniel Hammond

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Daniel Hammond, American, ca. 1840 - 1937  Search this
Medium:
nickel silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 9/16 × 1 5/8 × 5/16 in. (6.5 × 4.2 × 0.8 cm)
Type:
medals
Place depicted:
Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 19th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
U.S. History, 1865-1921  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2018.43.16
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Awards and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5abe2675b-0abf-4b47-b2fe-efb3a43e0775
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.43.16
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