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booklet, Family Registry from the Aoyagi home in Japan, 20th century

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 7 1/8 in; 25.4 cm x 18.0975 cm
Object Name:
booklet
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
mid 20th century
20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Seiji Aoyagi
ID Number:
2015.0252.43
Catalog number:
2015.0252.43
Accession number:
2015.0252
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-e71d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1804062

Scrimshaw Sperm Whale Tooth, 20th Century

Physical Description:
whale tooth (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 14.605 cm x 6.35 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
scrimshaw
scrimshaw tooth
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Object Type:
scrimshaws
Other Terms:
scrimshaw; Maritime
Date made:
20th century
Credit Line:
From the collection of Dr. and Mrs. Wilbur J. Gould
ID Number:
1978.0052.15
Accession number:
1978.0052
Catalog number:
1978.52.15
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Cultures & Communities
Transportation
Scrimshaw
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-7e7f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_844347
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Japanese Carved Sperm Whale Tooth, 19th-20th Century

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
tooth (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 7/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 17.4625 cm x 8.5725 cm
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Date made:
19th-20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Frederic Delano
ID Number:
DL.382803
Catalog number:
382803
Accession number:
165206
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Cultures & Communities
Art
Scrimshaw
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0b27-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309423
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George Washington Macerated Note Sculpture, United States, 19th - 20th Century

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15.5 cm x 12 cm x 3.5 cm; 6 3/32 in x 4 23/32 in x 1 3/8 in
Object Name:
sculpture
Place made:
United States
Date made:
19th - 20th century
Related Publication:
Feingold, Ellen R.. Value of Money, The
Credit Line:
The Stack Family
ID Number:
NU.73.144.242
Catalog number:
73.144.242
Accession number:
312046
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-0d25-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1518977

Family Photo Album

Maker:
Taylor, Mary A.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 46 cm x 46 cm x 7 cm; 18 1/8 in x 18 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in
Object Name:
Photo Album
Place Made:
United States: California
Date made:
ca 1960
Credit Line:
Mary A. Taylor
ID Number:
2002.0103.02
Accession number:
2002.0103
Catalog number:
2002.0103.02
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Family & Social Life
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-3d31-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_905822

Family Jars

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
stereograph
Date made:
19th-early 20th century
Subject:
Men  Search this
Women  Search this
ID Number:
2012.3033.0463
Nonaccession number:
2012.3033
Catalog number:
2012.3033.0463
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-69d2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1852689
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Fishing rod from the Powell family vacation cottage

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Adam Clayton Powell Jr., American, 1908 - 1972  Search this
Medium:
wood and metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 92 in. (233.7 cm)
Type:
fishing rods
Place used:
Oak Bluffs, Duke County, Massachusetts, United States, Martha's Vineyard, North and Central America
Date:
20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Isabel Washington Powell Foundation
Object number:
2012.16.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Agricultural
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58bc28787-6aed-45cb-9396-043234cd406b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.16.2
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Fishing rod from the Powell family vacation cottage

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Adam Clayton Powell Jr., American, 1908 - 1972  Search this
Medium:
wood and metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 73 1/2 in. (186.7 cm)
Type:
fishing rods
Place used:
Oak Bluffs, Duke County, Massachusetts, United States, Martha's Vineyard, North and Central America
Date:
20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Isabel Washington Powell Foundation
Object number:
2012.16.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Agricultural
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d48b3e91-198f-4c57-932e-ad9a2c8037df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.16.1

[Lee family portrait : Photoprint]

Photographer:
Ettlin Studio  Search this
Donor:
Mead, Virginia Lee  Search this
Collection Creator:
Mead, Virginia Lee  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (mounted, 8" x 12".)
Culture:
Chinese Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
New York (N.Y.) -- 1920-1930
Date:
[before 1922.]
Scope and Contents:
Imprint at bottom of mount: Tarsy [sic?] / The Ettlin Studio / 17 Chatham Square, N.Y. / 8 Catherine St.
Local Numbers:
AC0555-0000003.tif (AC Scan)

1994.3135 (NMAH Acc.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Collection 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:
Family -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1910-1920 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Lee Chinese American Family Papers, circa 1915-1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Lee Chinese-American Family Papers
Lee Chinese-American Family Papers / Lee Family Family Photograph Album
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d001ae0b-bc9b-4586-be17-00f2d9130cba
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0555-ref530

Portrait of a Qing court lady, with 20th century alteration of adding the dragon surcoat

Medium:
Ink and colors on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (painting): 176.6 x 102.8 cm (69 1/2 x 40 1/2 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
18th-early 20th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
portrait  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
woman  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Pritzlaff collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Smithsonian Collections Acquisition Program and partial gift of Richard G. Pritzlaff
Accession Number:
S1991.92
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye398c54aa6-003d-4286-9296-1d7d940bdc0a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1991.92

Family Planning Pills

Maker:
Schering A. G.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (package material)
dl-norgestrol, 0.5 mg (drug active ingredients)
ethinyl estradiol, 0.05 mg. (drug active ingredients)
ferrous fumerate, 75 mg. (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 14.5 cm x 11.5 cm x 5 cm; 5 11/16 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 15/16 in
overall: 4 1/4 in x 5 5/8 in x 3/8 in; 10.795 cm x 14.2875 cm x .9525 cm
Object Name:
contraceptive, oral
Place made:
Germany: Berlin, Berlin
Date made:
ca 1980
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Syntex Corporation, Syntex Corporate Archives
ID Number:
1990.3201.05
Catalog number:
1990.3201.05
Nonaccession number:
1990.3201
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Birth Control
Health & Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-318a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_333810
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Family Planning Pills

Maker:
Schering A. G.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (container material)
dl-norgestrol, 0.5 mg. (drug active ingredients)
ethinyl estradiol, 0.05 mg. (drug active ingredients)
ferrous fumerate, 75 mg. (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 14.5 cm x 11.5 cm x 5 cm; 5 11/16 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 15/16 in
overall: 4 3/8 in x 5 3/4 in x 3/8 in; 11.1125 cm x 14.605 cm x .9525 cm
Object Name:
contraceptive, oral
Place made:
Germany: Berlin, Berlin
Date made:
ca 1980
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Syntex Corporation, Syntex Corporate Archives
ID Number:
1990.3201.06
Catalog number:
1990.3201.06
Nonaccession number:
1990.3201
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Birth Control
Health & Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-23a6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_333811
Online Media:

Edward Gay and Gay family papers, 1852-1983

Creator:
Gay, Edward, 1837-1928  Search this
Gay, Duncan, 1865-1948  Search this
Gay, Edward, 1837-1928  Search this
Subject:
Learned, Helen Gay  Search this
Gay, Ingovar  Search this
Gay, Martha Feary  Search this
Artists' Fund Society  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Sketches
Sketchbooks
Topic:
Landscape painting -- 20th century -- New York (State)  Search this
Landscape painting -- 19th century -- New York (State)  Search this
Landscape painters -- New York (State)  Search this
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6597
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215901
AAA_collcode_gayedwap
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215901
Online Media:

Silver brush owned by members of the Ellis family

Created by:
Black, Starr & Frost, American, founded 1810  Search this
Medium:
silver, horsehair, and wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 x 1 3/4 x 6 in. (5.1 x 4.4 x 15.2 cm)
Type:
brushes
Place used:
Orange County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Hair  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Clara Ellis Payne
Object number:
2012.42.8.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Personal Effects and Items
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd533ddce6e-5567-4128-8f32-ba3f7c066454
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.42.8.3
Online Media:

¡Pleibol!: One Family’s Story of Latino Baseball

Creator:
Smithsonian Education  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-04-10T10:19:49.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianEducation
Data Source:
Smithsonian Education
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianEducation
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_KQs5dcQQ3oM

Fishing hat from the Powell family vacation cottage

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Adam Clayton Powell Jr., American, 1908 - 1972  Search this
Medium:
wicker
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 x 14 1/4 x 11 in. (15.2 x 36.2 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
hats
Place used:
Oak Bluffs, Duke County, Massachusetts, United States, Martha's Vineyard, North and Central America
Date:
mid 20th Century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Families  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Isabel Washington Powell Foundation
Object number:
2012.16.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54ec6f099-ab75-4f56-baca-584f7319a5a2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.16.4

Fishing hat from the Powell family vacation cottage

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Adam Clayton Powell Jr., American, 1908 - 1972  Search this
Medium:
dye and wicker
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4 1/2 x 10 3/4 x 7 in. (11.4 x 27.3 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
hats
Place used:
Oak Bluffs, Duke County, Massachusetts, United States, Martha's Vineyard, North and Central America
Date:
mid 20th Century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Families  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Isabel Washington Powell Foundation
Object number:
2012.16.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c4185650-0980-45cb-a290-6a9b1e3e7e3f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.16.3

Coal scuttle owned by members of the Ellis family

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
iron alloy, paint, and fiberboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11 1/2 x 13 1/2 x 16 3/4 in. (29.2 x 34.3 x 42.5 cm)
Type:
scuttles, coal
Place used:
Orange County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Clara Ellis Payne
Object number:
2012.42.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Furnishings, Housewares, and Décor
Exhibition:
Make Good the Promises: Reconstruction and Its Legacies
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55f429761-cddf-4d8d-bf1a-cbdd20b422b3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.42.10

Silver hand mirror owned by members of the Ellis family

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
silver and reflective glass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11 5/8 x 4 3/8 x 1 in. (29.5 x 11.1 x 2.5 cm)
Type:
hand mirrors
Place used:
Orange County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 19th-early 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Families  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Clara Ellis Payne
Object number:
2012.42.8.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Personal Effects and Items
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5fcbbcfae-4837-4c12-99df-4a975a27f79e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.42.8.1
Online Media:

Oral Contraceptives (Family Planning Pills)

Maker:
Wyeth Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
norgestrel, 0.5 mg. (drug active ingredients)
ethinyl estradiol, 0.05 mg. (drug active ingredients)
ferrous fumarate, 75 mg. (drug active ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 13.1 cm x 16.4 cm x 1 cm; 5 5/32 in x 6 15/32 in x 13/32 in
overall: 5 1/8 in x 6 3/8 in x 3/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 16.1925 cm x .9525 cm
Object Name:
contraceptive, oral
Other Terms:
Contraceptives; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Margaret Sanger Center
ID Number:
1982.0531.040
Accession number:
1982.0531
Catalog number:
1982.0531.040
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Birth Control
Health & Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-74bf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_724927
Online Media:

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