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Packard B-12 (Model 905), V-12 Engine

Manufacturer:
Packard Motor Car Company (Detroit, Michigan)  Search this
Materials:
Steel, Aluminum, Preservative coating, Paint, Brass, Rubber, Copper
Dimensions:
Height 120.7 cm (47.5 in.), Length 182.9 cm (72 in.), Width 86.4 cm (34 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
Circa 1916
Credit Line:
Exchange with the Museum of the Great Plains, Lawton, Oklahoma
Inventory Number:
A19700100000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv93c9308d0-3992-4dea-b6c9-ac2f4847e083
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19700100000
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Populus deltoides

Life Form:
Deciduous tree
Average Height:
50-80'
Bark Characteristics:
Young: smooth, green-gray Mature: gray with deep furrows
Bloom Characteristics:
Male flowers are reddish catkins. Female flowers are greenish catkins.
Dioecious:
Yes.
Fall Color:
Yellow
Foliage Characteristics:
Simple, alternate, triangle-shaped leaves with toothed margins and elongated tips. 2-5" long
Fruit Characteristics:
Dangling cluster of capsules which split open to release many white-tufted seeds. Around May.
Structure:
Round
Range:
E North America to Great Plains; S Canada
Habitat:
Streams, rivers, lowland areas, swamps
Topic:
Trees  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Eastern Cottonwood
Eastern Poplar
Cottonwood
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Rosanae
Order:
Malpighiales
Family:
Salicaceae
Genus:
Populus
Species:
deltoides
Accession Number:
2011-2807A
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian Gardens Tree Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7748a0705-f5c3-45f4-823d-9cfb80f5bff1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2011-2807A

Populus deltoides

Life Form:
Deciduous tree
Average Height:
50-80'
Bark Characteristics:
Young: smooth, green-gray Mature: gray with deep furrows
Bloom Characteristics:
Male flowers are reddish catkins. Female flowers are greenish catkins.
Dioecious:
Yes.
Fall Color:
Yellow
Foliage Characteristics:
Simple, alternate, triangle-shaped leaves with toothed margins and elongated tips. 2-5" long
Fruit Characteristics:
Dangling cluster of capsules which split open to release many white-tufted seeds. Around May.
Structure:
Round
Range:
E North America to Great Plains; S Canada
Habitat:
Streams, rivers, lowland areas, swamps
Topic:
Trees  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Eastern Cottonwood
Eastern Poplar
Cottonwood
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Rosanae
Order:
Malpighiales
Family:
Salicaceae
Genus:
Populus
Species:
deltoides
Accession Number:
2011-2969A
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian Gardens Tree Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax76264f45d-2519-477c-a6dd-88308d510f6c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2011-2969A
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Clarence King and the Field Party of 1864

Artist:
Silas Selleck, active c. 1851 - 1876  Search this
Sitter:
James Terry Gardiner, 6 May 1842 - 10 Sep 1912  Search this
Richard D. Cotter, active c. 1864  Search this
William Henry Brewer, 1828 - 1910  Search this
Clarence King, 6 Jan 1842 - 24 Dec 1901  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 20.5 x 15.5cm (8 1/16 x 6 1/8")
Mount: 29.4 x 24.2cm (11 9/16 x 9 1/2")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1864
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Weapon\Gun\Rifle  Search this
Weapon\Knife  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Handkerchief\Bandana  Search this
Tool\Mallet  Search this
William Henry Brewer: Male  Search this
William Henry Brewer: Science and Technology\Scientist\Biologist\Botanist  Search this
Clarence King: Male  Search this
Clarence King: Literature\Writer  Search this
Clarence King: Science and Technology\Scientist\Earth Scientist\Geologist  Search this
Clarence King: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Clarence King: Science and Technology\Engineer\Mining  Search this
James Terry Gardiner: Male  Search this
James Terry Gardiner: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
James Terry Gardiner: Science and Technology\Engineer\Civil  Search this
James Terry Gardiner: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Richard D. Cotter: Male  Search this
Richard D. Cotter: Natural Resources\Explorer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.92.61
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4be07f6cd-eb65-419c-b059-704180a47dbf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.92.61

General Sheridan and His Staff

Artist:
Alexander Gardner, 17 Oct 1821 - 10 Dec 1882  Search this
Sitter:
Philip Henry Sheridan, 6 Mar 1831 - 5 Aug 1888  Search this
Wesley Merritt, 16 Jun 1834 - 3 Dec 1910  Search this
George Crook, 8 Sep 1828 - 21 Mar 1890  Search this
James William Forsyth, 08 Aug 1834 - 24 Oct 1906  Search this
George Armstrong Custer, 5 Dec 1839 - 25 Jun 1876  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 45.8 × 40.9 cm (18 1/16 × 16 1/8")
Mount: 56 × 45.8 cm (22 1/16 × 18 1/16")
Mat: 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1865
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
George Armstrong Custer: Male  Search this
George Armstrong Custer: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
George Crook: Male  Search this
George Crook: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Crook: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Male  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Military\Army\Officer\Colonel  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Military\Army\Officer\Captain  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Philip Henry Sheridan: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Wesley Merritt: Male  Search this
Wesley Merritt: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Wesley Merritt: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
James William Forsyth: Male  Search this
James William Forsyth: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.78.16
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49c0d2f47-89be-4745-928b-c9e5d290da3f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.78.16

Willa Cather

Artist:
Edward Jean Steichen, 27 Mar 1879 - 25 Mar 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Willa Sibert Cather, 7 Dec 1873 - 24 Apr 1947  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 23.9 x 19.3cm (9 7/16 x 7 5/8")
Sheet: 25.3 x 20.2cm (9 15/16 x 7 15/16")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1927
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Willa Sibert Cather: Female  Search this
Willa Sibert Cather: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Willa Sibert Cather: Communications\Journalist\Editor  Search this
Willa Sibert Cather: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Willa Sibert Cather: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Willa Sibert Cather: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquired in memory of Agnes and Eugene Meyer through the generosity of Katharine Graham and the New York Community Trust, The Island Fund
Object number:
NPG.2001.17
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Conde Nast
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4db22fa0f-bb55-4008-9510-0b61f0ef0084
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2001.17

White Eagle

Artist:
Charles Schreyvogel, 1861 - 1912  Search this
Sitter:
White Eagle  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1899
Topic:
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
88.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4950f43e2-ce06-4f4e-bc88-79d47bd0bfb0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_88.80

John Ruskin

Artist:
Gutzon Borglum, 25 Mar 1867 - 6 Mar 1941  Search this
Sitter:
John Ruskin, 1819 - 1900  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1903
Topic:
John Ruskin: Male  Search this
John Ruskin: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Ruskin: Visual Arts\Art critic  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
9.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4addfdc8f-aabe-4a1e-9230-0f4894468b5f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_9.80

Charles M. Russell on Redbird

Artist:
Olaf Carl Seltzer, 1877 - 1957  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Marion Russell, 1864/5 - 1926  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1905-1907
Topic:
Charles Marion Russell: Male  Search this
Charles Marion Russell: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Charles Marion Russell: Literature\Writer  Search this
Charles Marion Russell: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Charles Marion Russell: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
60.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c832ab33-0fd6-4212-a1f7-9703f145720b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_60.80

Rain-in-the-Face

Artist:
Edwin Willard Deming, 1860 - 1942  Search this
Sitter:
Rain-in-the-Face, c. 1835 - 1905  Search this
Medium:
Gouache
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Rain-in-the-Face: Male  Search this
Rain-in-the-Face: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
241.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f54b4723-d5d6-44d5-8995-cc18e8a2ebfb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_241.80

Bear Chief

Artist:
Edwin Willard Deming, 1860 - 1942  Search this
Sitter:
Bear Chief  Search this
Medium:
Gouache
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Bear Chief: Male  Search this
Bear Chief: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
242.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48cef2b54-756b-4208-a58a-237aa8a54143
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_242.80

Charles Marion Russell

Artist:
John Segesman  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Marion Russell, 1864/5 - 1926  Search this
Medium:
Gouache
Type:
Painting
Date:
1959
Topic:
Charles Marion Russell: Male  Search this
Charles Marion Russell: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Charles Marion Russell: Literature\Writer  Search this
Charles Marion Russell: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Charles Marion Russell: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
261.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4fdb505d2-34d3-4cc4-9523-eb223613a42e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_261.80

Wolf Robe

Artist:
Carl Kauba, 1865 - 1922  Search this
Sitter:
Wolf Robe, born mid 19th century  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculpture
Topic:
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
3.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40423905d-41bd-41a0-89ce-3d73a1c42b8f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_3.80

George Alexander Forsythe

Artist:
Clarence Arthur Ellsworth, 1885 - 1961  Search this
Sitter:
George Alexander Forsyth, 7 Nov 1837 - 12 Sep 1915  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Painting
Date:
1949
Topic:
George Alexander Forsyth: Male  Search this
George Alexander Forsyth: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
George Alexander Forsyth: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
197.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm418e73e05-efb0-4d5c-8bc6-2e4eafebaa40
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_197.80

Charles Marion Russell

Artist:
Henry Lion, 1900 - 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Marion Russell, 1864/5 - 1926  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculpture
Topic:
Charles Marion Russell: Male  Search this
Charles Marion Russell: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Charles Marion Russell: Literature\Writer  Search this
Charles Marion Russell: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Charles Marion Russell: Visual Arts\Artist\Illustrator  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
1.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4bc9c2a8b-df4a-4e8c-a365-b29e642dab94
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1.80

Wolf Robe

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Frank A. Rinehart, 1862 - 1928  Search this
Sitter:
Wolf Robe, born mid 19th century  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
1.91
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c55d45b3-f15d-4212-b59d-a398f0278153
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1.91

Self Portrait on Horseback

Artist:
William Henry Jackson, 4 Apr 1843 - 30 Jun 1942  Search this
Sitter:
William Henry Jackson, 4 Apr 1843 - 30 Jun 1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Self-portrait  Search this
William Henry Jackson: Male  Search this
William Henry Jackson: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
175.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b859d52e-9957-484e-96be-f31ac10efe87
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_175.80

Stinking Bear

Artist:
Elbridge Ayer Burbank, 1858 - 1949  Search this
Sitter:
Stinking Bear, born mid 19th century  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Painting
Date:
1899
Topic:
Stinking Bear: Male  Search this
Stinking Bear: Native American\Leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
177.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm488cce168-7884-466b-ba27-b9a54fbadce3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_177.80

Geronimo

Artist:
Elbridge Ayer Burbank, 1858 - 1949  Search this
Sitter:
Geronimo, c. 1823 - 17 Feb 1909  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Painting
Date:
1898
Topic:
Geronimo: Male  Search this
Geronimo: Native American\Warrior  Search this
Geronimo: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Geronimo: Native American\Leader  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Great Plains Studies Art Collection
Object number:
178.80
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm488f9afe5-6754-4345-bde4-10cb2af81efa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_178.80

Sketches of frontier and Indian life on the upper Missouri & Great Plains embracing the author's personal recollections of noted frontier characters and some observations of wild Indian life during a twenty-five years residence in the two Dakotas' and other territories between the years 1864 and 1889 by Joseph Henry Taylor

Title:
Frontier and Indian life
Sketches of frontier and Indian life on the upper Missouri and Great Plains
Author:
Taylor, Joseph Henry 1845-1908  Search this
Physical description:
[11], 13-283 pages, [22] leaves of plates illustrations, portraits 21 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Biography
Place:
Missouri River Valley
West (U.S.)
West United States
Date:
1895
Topic:
Frontier and pioneer life  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Call number:
F594 .T25 1895
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_997463

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