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From My Town (Fire hydrant)

Artist:
Yoshida Hodaka (1926-1995)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print
Dimensions:
H x W (Overall): 48.9 × 48.9 cm (19 1/4 × 19 1/4 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1984
Period:
Showa era
Topic:
Showa era (1926 - 1989)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
The Kenneth and Kiyo Hitch Collection of Modern and Contemporary Japanese Prints  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase and partial gift of the Kenneth and Kiyo Hitch Collection from Kiyo Hitch with funds from the Mary Griggs Burke Endowment
Accession Number:
S2019.3.2045
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/ye3e4eaa9bb-0474-4a6b-bc9e-a2c30e899b19
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2019.3.2045

Untitled

Photograph by:
Milton Williams, American, born 1940  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, mounting board
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 9 15/16 x 7 7/8 in. (25.2 x 20 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 2, 1976
Topic:
African American  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Play  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Milton Williams Archives
Object number:
2011.15.48
Restrictions & Rights:
© Milton Williams
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd599367576-67e4-4e50-8264-c5da4ce7fabd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.15.48

West 83rd Street, New York

Photographer:
Shaw, Charles Green, 1892-1974  Search this
Shaw, Charles Green, 1892-1974  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
New York, N.Y.
Date:
194-?
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13113
See more items in:
Charles Green Shaw papers, 1833-1979, bulk 1909-1974
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_13113
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Harlem, New York • USA

Created by:
Leonard Freed, American, 1929 - 2006  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 x 11 in. (35.6 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1963; printed 2006 - 2009
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Brigitte Freed in memory of Leonard Freed
Object number:
2009.36.11
Restrictions & Rights:
© Leonard Freed/Magnum
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e7f4110d-6bce-42c1-b017-66a02cb9911c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.36.11

Can Fire in the Park

Artist:
Beauford Delaney, born Knoxville, TN 1901-died Paris, France 1979  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
24 x 30 in. (61.0 x 76.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1946
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\park  Search this
State of being\other\poverty  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1989.23
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ad0ae266-03c7-40fa-a789-9b6e9ae5b8aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1989.23

Advertising Button, Apple, HyperCard

Maker:
Apple Computer, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
cardboard (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 1/4 in; 5.3975 cm x 5.3975 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
button, advertising
Date made:
c 1987
Subject:
Animals  Search this
Credit Line:
David DeJean
ID Number:
2009.3071.161
Catalog number:
2009.3071.161
Nonaccession number:
2009.3071
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Computers
Advertising
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-c504-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1366719

Button Design: Fire! Fire!

Medium:
Brush and red, yellow, grey watercolor, graphite on paper
Dimensions:
29.2 x 18.4 cm (11 1/2 x 7 1/4 in. )
Object Name:
Drawing
Type:
Drawing
Credit Line:
Bequest of Marion Weeber Welsh
Accession Number:
2006-2-137
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4ed5dfa91-29dc-4469-a3d9-b473c7e9fdca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2006-2-137
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City Park

Manufacturer:
Flavor Paper, Brooklyn, New York, founded 2004  Search this
Designer:
Dan Funderburgh, American, b. 1978  Search this
Medium:
Screen-printed Mylar
Dimensions:
Overall: 457.2 x 76.2 cm (15 ft. x 30 in.)
Type:
Wallcoverings
Sidewall
Object Name:
Sidewall
Made in:
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Date:
2007
Credit Line:
Gift of Flavor Paper and Dan Funderburgh
Accession Number:
2007-36-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright Notice:
© Flavor Paper by Dan Funderburgh
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Wallcoverings Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4a9b56b20-9685-4626-9c0b-22cb88f469fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2007-36-2
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Harmony Fire Company Fire Hat

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
painted (overall production method/technique)
fabric, pressed felt (overall material)
black (overall color)
red (underbrim color)
gold (lettering; trim color)
black (decoration color)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 12 1/2 in x 13 3/4 in; 15.24 cm x 31.75 cm x 34.925 cm
Object Name:
hat, fire
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1810-1860
Subject:
Hydrants  Search this
Fire Fighting  Search this
Fraternal Associations  Search this
Related Publication:
McCosker, M.J.. The Historical Collection of the Insurance Company of North America
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0053
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0053
Accession number:
2005.0233
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Cultures & Communities
Work
Clothing & Accessories
Art
Fire Hats
Firefighting Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-03e0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1318680
Online Media:

Trivet

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 5/8 in x 9 3/4 in x 4 3/4 in; 4.1275 cm x 24.765 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
trivet
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1870
Subject:
Household Tools and Equipment  Search this
Laundry  Search this
Fire Fighting  Search this
Credit Line:
John Paul Remensnyder
ID Number:
1978.0939.035
Accession number:
1978.0939
Catalog number:
1978.0939.035
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
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/ng49ca746b2-4427-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309529
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Hot fun in the summertime

Photograph by:
Jamel Shabazz, American, born 1960  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Printed by:
Sunshine Color Lab, American  Search this
Medium:
dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 1/8 × 13 11/16 in. (23.2 × 34.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
chromogenic color prints
portraits
digital prints
Place depicted:
Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980; printed 2010
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Communities  Search this
Identity  Search this
Photography  Search this
Play  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jamel Shabazz
Object number:
2014.84.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© Jamel Shabazz
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
"Back in the Days"
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50cb69b05-3dd6-4d10-8bf6-58dbefe64158
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.84.13
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Untitled

Photograph by:
John H. White, American, born 1945  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 9 3/4 × 7 3/4 in. (24.8 × 19.7 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 × 8 in. (25.4 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place collected:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970-1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Photography  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of John H. White/Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photojournalist
Object number:
2016.118.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© John H. White
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd576afea44-ea43-43a6-97ff-24f72e93eb14
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.118.4
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Fire Association of Philadelphia Fire Mark

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
cast iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 3/8 in x 10 3/4 in; 18.7325 cm x 27.305 cm
Object Name:
fire mark
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1860-1869
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Insurance  Search this
Related Publication:
McCosker, M.J.. The Historical Collection of Insurance Company of North America
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0399
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0399
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Work
Cultures & Communities
Advertising
Firefighting Collection
Fire Marks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-606a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1341824
Online Media:

Fire Association of Philadelphia Fire Mark

Physical Description:
lead (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 3/4 in x 11 9/16 in; 19.685 cm x 29.36875 cm
Object Name:
fire mark
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1857
Subject:
Insurance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0401
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0401
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Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Work
Cultures & Communities
Advertising
Firefighting Collection
Fire Marks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-b8bb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1341846
Online Media:

Fire Association of Philadelphia Fire Mark

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
cast iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 11 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
fire mark
Date made:
ca 1820
Subject:
Fire Fighting  Search this
Insurance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0391
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0391
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Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Work
Cultures & Communities
Advertising
Firefighting Collection
Fire Marks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-5ee6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1341789
Online Media:

Fire Association of Philadelphia Fire Mark

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
cast iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 3/16 in x 6 7/8 in; 28.41625 cm x 17.4625 cm
Object Name:
fire mark
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1867
Subject:
Insurance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0404
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0404
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Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Work
Cultures & Communities
Advertising
Firefighting Collection
Fire Marks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-6cd3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1341849
Online Media:

Fire Association of Philadelphia Fire Mark

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
cast iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 7 3/8 in; 29.21 cm x 18.7325 cm
Object Name:
fire mark
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1863
Subject:
Insurance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0407
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0407
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Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Work
Cultures & Communities
Advertising
Firefighting Collection
Fire Marks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-6196-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1341854
Online Media:

Fire Association of Philadelphia Fire Mark

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
cast iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in; 29.21 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
fire mark
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1867
Subject:
Insurance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0409
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0409
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Work
Cultures & Communities
Advertising
Firefighting Collection
Fire Marks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-6cd8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1341857
Online Media:

Fire Association of Philadelphia Fire Mark

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
cast iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 3/4 in x 7 1/2 in; 27.305 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
fire mark
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1872
Subject:
Insurance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.0415
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.0415
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Work
Cultures & Communities
Advertising
Firefighting Collection
Fire Marks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-6c4e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1341871
Online Media:

Fire Badge "Newark Exempt"

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 1 1/2 in; 5.08 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
badge, fireman's
Place made:
United States
Associated place:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Date made:
19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of CIGNA Museum and Art Collection
ID Number:
2005.0233.1296
Accession number:
2005.0233
Catalog number:
2005.0233.1296
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Fire Fighting and Law Enforcement
Work
Fire Badges
Firefighting Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-260b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1380673

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