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Flood, Manheim, PA

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
real photo postcard
Associated Place:
United States: Pennsylvania, Manheim
Date made:
after 1907
Subject:
Floods  Search this
ID Number:
1986.3048.1451
Nonaccession number:
1986.3048
Catalog number:
1986.3048.1451
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-f90b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1889419
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Flood, Manheim, PA

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
real photo postcard
Associated Place:
United States: Pennsylvania, Manheim
Date made:
after 1907
Subject:
Floods  Search this
ID Number:
1986.3048.1450
Nonaccession number:
1986.3048
Catalog number:
1986.3048.1450
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-f90a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1889417
Online Media:

Repairment on Trolley After Flood, Manheim, PA, July 25, '05

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 5 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
real photo postcard
Associated Place:
United States: Pennsylvania, Manheim
Date made:
after 1907
Subject:
Floods  Search this
ID Number:
1986.3048.1452
Nonaccession number:
1986.3048
Catalog number:
1986.3048.1452
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-f90c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1889420
Online Media:

View at Allegheny City after the flood

Maker:
Knowlton Brothers  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
stereograph
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Allegheny City
Associated place:
United States: Massachusetts, Northampton
Date made:
1874
Subject:
Floods  Search this
Disasters  Search this
ID Number:
2012.3033.0752
Nonaccession number:
2012.3033
Catalog number:
2012.3033.0752
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-4bc2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1899872
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Johnstown Flood, General View Looking South

Artist:
Langill and Darling, active 19th century  Search this
Medium:
albumen silver print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 7 1/4 x 9 5/8 in. (18.4 x 24.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1889
Topic:
Landscape\river  Search this
Disaster\flood  Search this
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Johnstown  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.111
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7443d14c9-cd29-433b-bc16-bd3a52dc1707
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.111
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Gamochaeta pensylvanica (Willd.) Cabrera

Biogeographical Region:
77 - South-Central U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
A. A. Armer  Search this
Place:
Flood plains of Colorado River, Near Austin, Texas, United States, North America
Collection Date:
Transcribed d/m/y: 3/4/29
Common name:
Pennsylvania everlasting
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Asteroideae
Published Name:
Gamochaeta pensylvanica (Willd.) Cabrera
Barcode:
01737872
USNM Number:
1438980
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35f01536e-3495-4eb1-8cb7-26f3bfe5de7a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12783661
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Mailbox remnant from Johnstown, PA, flood

Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 13 x 7 1/16 x 1 1/2 in. (33 x 18 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
May 31, 1889
Topic:
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Mail Processing  Search this
Object number:
0.052985.273
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm873134baa-6b0a-48dc-ac2c-82dc5a6bd455
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.052985.273
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Acalypha rhomboidea Raf.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Elizabeth F. Wells  Search this
R. L. Brown  Search this
V. S. Murthy  Search this
Place:
Flood plain of Plummers Island, Montgomery, Maryland, United States, North America
Collection Date:
30 Jul 1997
Common name:
Pennsylvania Pellitory
Virginia three-seed mercury
Virginia threeseed mercury
common three-seeded-mercury
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae
Published Name:
Acalypha rhomboidea Raf.
Barcode:
00624397
USNM Number:
3402720
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
DC Flora
Plummer's Island and vicinity
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/368a930d7-cea8-44ab-8bea-1f6961fc218d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2207710
Online Media:

Acalypha rhomboidea Raf.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Elizabeth F. Wells  Search this
R. L. Brown  Search this
V. S. Murthy  Search this
Place:
Flood plain of Plummers Island, Montgomery, Maryland, United States, North America
Collection Date:
30 Jul 1997
Common name:
Pennsylvania Pellitory
Virginia three-seed mercury
Virginia threeseed mercury
common three-seeded-mercury
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae
Published Name:
Acalypha rhomboidea Raf.
Barcode:
00624428
USNM Number:
3402689
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
DC Flora
Plummer's Island and vicinity
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b625a410-cf7b-4b1d-b071-014c5e49bab3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2207697
Online Media:

Glyceria striata (Lam.) Hitchc.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Wayne D. Longbottom  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Flood plain of the creek.  Search this
Place:
Town of Upper Marlboro, along Western Branch at US Rt. 301, Crain Highway, south of MD Rt. 4 Pennsylvania Avenue, flood plain of the creek., Prince George's, Maryland, United States, North America
Collection Date:
9 Jun 2013
Common name:
fowl manna grass
fowl mannagrass
nerved manna grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Glyceria striata (Lam.) Hitchc.
Barcode:
01312333
USNM Number:
3704077
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39176abc8-756c-4eb7-a476-3152f365688c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13956592
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Monarda didyma L.

Biogeographical Region:
75 - Northeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Dean H. Ross  Search this
Place:
Somerset County. Moist flood plain along Coxes Creek in Somerset Township 2.7 miles southwest of Somerset., Pennsylvania, United States, North America
Collection Date:
4 Aug 1965
Common name:
oswego tea
scarlet beebalm
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Lamiales Lamiaceae
Published Name:
Monarda didyma L.
Barcode:
02807014
USNM Number:
2470596
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e13e8c61-246a-491e-9f06-f3cd15db6991
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14043406
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Hypericum punctatum Lam.

Biogeographical Region:
75 - Northeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Wayne D. Longbottom  Search this
Gary Van Velsir  Search this
Place:
Lancaster Co.: Clay Township, Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area, below the dam of Middle Creek Reservoir between Millstone Road and Museum Road, growing in open meadow on flood plain of creek., Pennsylvania, United States, North America
Collection Date:
29 Jul 2012
Common name:
spotted St. John's-wort
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malpighiales Hypericaceae
Published Name:
Hypericum punctatum Lam.
Barcode:
03002393
USNM Number:
3692369
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/310288c19-dd80-49ac-ba16-71f09a6019a4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14308597
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709266, Lori Galloway, Johnstown Flood Museum, Pennsylvania, FY 1977

Container:
Box 12 of 53
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 574, National Museum Act Program, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Box 12
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0574-refidd1e3840

Historical Empathy with Archival Documents

Creator:
Smithsonian Education  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-04-26T21:48:19.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Education  Search this
See more by:
SmithsonianEducation
Data Source:
Smithsonian Education
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianEducation
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_Vyp400vV4zg

Carex lurida Wahlenb.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Wayne D. Longbottom  Search this
Gary Van Velsir  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Growing in open meadow on flood plain of creek.  Search this
Place:
Clay Township, Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area, below the dam of Middle Creek Reservoir between Millstone Road and Museum Road., Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, North America
Collection Date:
29 Jul 2012
Common name:
shallow sedge
yellow-green sedge
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae Cyperoideae
Published Name:
Carex lurida Wahlenb.
Barcode:
01865100
USNM Number:
3704001
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c08f80ef-363c-4519-b81d-ad05a9bc7d0c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13983214
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Carex lupulina Muhl. ex Willd.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Wayne D. Longbottom  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Flood plain of the creek.  Search this
Place:
Prince George's Co.: Town of Upper Marlboro, along Western Branch at US Rt. 301, Crain Highway, south of MD Rt. 4, Pennsylvania Avenue., Maryland, United States, North America
Collection Date:
9 Jun 2013
Common name:
Hop-like Sedge
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae Cyperoideae
Published Name:
Carex lupulina Muhl. ex Willd.
Barcode:
01921025
USNM Number:
3692349
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/308598474-02cc-4ae5-8478-dc29d1690057
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13447778
Online Media:

Syringe

Physical Description:
metal, steel (plunger, thumb rest material)
metal, steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in x 5 1/8 in x 2 3/8 in; 1.905 cm x 13.0175 cm x 6.0325 cm
Object Name:
syringe
syringe, dental
Other Terms:
Hypodermic
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-09218
Catalog number:
M-09218
Accession number:
218383
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-83d1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_731082
Online Media:

Sherman Black Hawk

Maker:
Bufford, John Henry  Search this
Original artist:
Humphrey, Charles S.  Search this
Measurements:
image: 21 in x 29 1/2 in; 53.34 cm x 74.93 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Depicted:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
n.d.
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Horses  Search this
Horse Racing  Search this
Wagons  Search this
Related event:
U.S. Agricultural Fair  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3529
Catalog number:
60.3529
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Popular Entertainment
Art
Horses
Peters Prints
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-0547-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325763

Model 1826 Pistol

Maker:
Evans, W. L.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (part material)
wood (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in; 34.29 cm
overall: 2 1/4 in x 14 in x 5 7/8 in; 5.715 cm x 35.56 cm x 14.9225 cm
Object Name:
pistol
pistol, flintlock
Other Terms:
pistol; Firearms; Navy; Flintlock; .54 In; Smooth Bore; Muzzle Load; Sa
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Valley Forge
Date made:
1830
Credit Line:
The Adriana and Edwin W. Bitter Family Collection
ID Number:
1986.0024.18
Accession number:
1986.0024
Catalog number:
1986.0024.18
Collector/donor number:
P112L
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
The Bitter Collection of Firearms
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-9cc5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_438549
Online Media:

DS-8A, Flood lights

Collection Creator:
Coxe Brothers and Company, Inc. (Drifton, Pennsylvania)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of History of Technology  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Extractive Industries  Search this
Container:
Box 24, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1917
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.
Collection Citation:
Coxe Brothers Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Coxe Brothers Collection
Coxe Brothers Collection / Series 6: Drawings / 6.21: Drifton Shops
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e78aac22-5f00-4129-acb1-999ad9d722ab
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1002-ref2918

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