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Amburana cearensis var. acreana (Ducke) J.F. Macbr.

Biogeographical Region:
83 - Western South America  Search this
Collector:
Forest Products Laboratory  Search this
Preparation:
Wood Sample
Place:
Rio Huallaga, margen Derecha del; Balsa Probana; dtto. Tocache Nuevo, Mariscal Cáceres, San Martín, Peru, South America - Neotropics
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Papilionoideae
Published Name:
Amburana cearensis var. acreana (Ducke) J.F. Macbr.
USNM Number:
USw21967
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Wood Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a2cfd458-2799-4361-8480-ec69ab1e511c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2785235

heart, artificial; ventricular assist device

Maker:
Kolff Laboratory  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 10 in; 16.51 cm x 25.4 cm
overall: 3 1/2 in x 9 in x 7 3/8 in; 8.89 cm x 22.86 cm x 18.7325 cm
Object Name:
Ventricular Assist Device
heart, artificial
ventricular assist device
562222222222222222222222heart, artificial
Date made:
1980
Credit Line:
Willem J. Kolff, M.D., Ph.D.
ID Number:
1998.0035.129
Catalog number:
1998.0035.129
Accession number:
1998.0035
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-1ada-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_600237
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Baker's Modified Milk, Powder Form

Maker:
American Can Company  Search this
Baker Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/16 in x 5 5/16 in x 5 5/16 in; 15.748 cm x 13.462 cm x 13.462 cm
Object Name:
infant food
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cleveland
Subject:
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics  Search this
Dietary/ Nutritional Supplements & Reducing Aids  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Sara Jean Binder
ID Number:
2016.0384.35
Catalog number:
2016.0384.35
Accession number:
2016.0384
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1b2a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1842136
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Similac, A Food For Infants

Maker:
M & R Dietetic Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 5 in x 5 in; 15.24 cm x 12.7 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
infant food (reproduction can)
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Columbus
Date made:
1930s
Subject:
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics  Search this
Dietary/ Nutritional Supplements & Reducing Aids  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Sara Jean Binder
ID Number:
2016.0384.34
Accession number:
2016.0384
Catalog number:
2016.0384.34
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-551c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1842140
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Vanta Powder for Baby

Maker:
Vanta Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
cardboard (container material)
dichloro-dihydroxy-diphenyl methane (product ingredients)
talc; boric acid; magnesium carbonate; magnesium stearate (product ingredients)
Measurements:
overall: 5 9/16 in x 2 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 14.097 cm x 5.715 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
personal hygiene product
powder, baby
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Newton
Date made:
early 1940s
Copyright date (on package):
1925
Subject:
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics  Search this
Related event:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Sara Jean Binder
ID Number:
2016.0384.06
Catalog number:
2016.0384.06
Accession number:
2016.0384
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Babies
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-7d09-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1842490
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Syringe

Maker:
Wyeth Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 2 in x .75 cm x 1.8 cm; 10.795 cm x 5.08 cm x 9/32 in x 23/32 in
Object Name:
Syringe
Credit Line:
Gift of The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland
ID Number:
MG.302606.210 [dup1]
Accession number:
302606
Catalog number:
302606.210
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Medicine and Science: Pharmacy
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-8a04-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1092720
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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
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Birth Control
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-74bf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_724927
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Ogen 2.5 Tab-Pak Estrogen Pill

Maker:
Abbott Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
piperazine estrone sulfate, 3 mg. (drug active ingredients)
paper (case cover material)
plastic (blister pack material)
foil (blister pack material)
paper (leaflet material)
Measurements:
overall: 14.4 cm x 5.8 cm x .8 cm; 5 11/16 in x 2 5/16 in x 5/16 in
overall, pill pack: 2 1/4 in x 5 3/4 in x 3/8 in; 5.715 cm x 14.605 cm x .9525 cm
overall, leaflet: 6 in x 13 5/8 in; 15.24 cm x 34.6075 cm
Object Name:
contraceptive, oral
Other Terms:
Contraceptives; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Place made:
United States: Illinois, North Chicago
Drug:
1979
Paper cover:
1977
Subject:
Birth Control/Contraception  Search this
Women's Health  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Gladys Abell and Lester D. Johnson, Jr., M.D.
ID Number:
1981.0760.074
Accession number:
1981.0760
Catalog number:
1981.0760.074
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Birth Control
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-9eaa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_730792
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Satellite, Vanguard TV 3

Manufacturer:
Naval Research Laboratory  Search this
Materials:
Magnesium-aluminum frame; silicon monoxide solar cells
Dimensions:
3-D (As Displayed): 76 × 46 × 30cm (29 15/16 × 18 1/8 × 11 13/16 in.)
3-D (Body, Open): 25 × 19 × 19cm (9 13/16 × 7 1/2 × 7 1/2 in.)
3-D (Arms, Each): 31 × 0.5cm (12 3/16 × 3/16 in.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Uncrewed
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. John P. Hagan
Inventory Number:
A19761857000
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/nv92fe153d3-04bb-421a-bde8-4f84ba83b9f2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19761857000

Help Young America Grow Without Polio. Immunize! ( A "First" In Immunology, Diploxax Poliovirus Vaccine)

Maker:
Pfizer Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 27.2 cm x 41 cm; 10 11/16 in x 16 1/8 in
Object Name:
poster, poliovirus vaccine
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date issued:
February 1974
Credit Line:
Gift of Rachel S. Hastings
ID Number:
2008.3046.05
Catalog number:
2008.3046.05
Nonaccession number:
2008.3046
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Pharmacy
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-58d0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1335697
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Electron Microscope

Maker:
RCA Laboratories  Search this
Object Name:
microscope, electron
Date made:
about 1948
Credit Line:
Government Transfer, Department of Defense, Naval Training Center, Great lakes, Illinois
ID Number:
MG.M-14732
Catalog number:
M-14732
Accession number:
299455
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-73fc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1413692

Falcataria moluccana (Miq.) Barneby & Grimes

Biogeographical Region:
63 - North-Central Pacific  Search this
Collector:
R. C. Koeppen  Search this
Madison, W. U.S. Forest Products Laboratory  Search this
Place:
Plantation grown in Hawaii [State or Island?], Hawaii, United States, Pacific Islands
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Caesalpinioideae
Published Name:
Falcataria moluccana (Miq.) Barneby & Grimes
Paraserianthes falcataria (L.) I.C. Nielsen
Barcode:
00439860
USNM Number:
2470661
See more items in:
Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Flora of Hawaii
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ee3df705-e25a-464e-8aaa-1ab828e65133
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2714230

Outdoor Girl Olive Oil Face Powder, Lido

Maker:
Crystal Laboratories  Search this
Physical Description:
ferrous metal, paint, powder, paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in; .9525 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
cosmetic
powder, face
Other Terms:
Cosmetics; Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid
Date made:
after 1929
Credit Line:
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
ID Number:
1979.0798.296
Accession number:
1979.0798
Catalog number:
1979.0798.296
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Make-up
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-8917-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_738589
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Invertebrate and vertebrate zoology laboratory notes, 1940

Container:
Box 1 of 35
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7279, Helmut Karl Buechner Papers
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Helmut Karl Buechner Papers
Helmut Karl Buechner Papers / Series 1: SCHOOL NOTES, EXAMS, LECTURES, AND TERM PAPERS, 1939-1947. ARRANGED CHRONOLOGICALLY. / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7279-refidd1e284

Satellite Payload, Explorer I Instrument Package Display Mock-Up

Manufacturer:
NASA - Jet Propulsion Laboratory  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, Acrylic (Plexiglas), Plastic, Steel, Phenolic Resin, Synthetic Fabric, Epoxy, Nylon, Paper, Adhesive, Cadmium Plating
Dimensions:
Other: 6in. x 2ft 8in. (15.2 x 81.3cm)
Type:
MODELS-Uncrewed Spacecraft & Parts
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19620019000
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/nv953132f44-7951-4ff5-ac18-5988b8a0c6b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19620019000
Online Media:

Satellite, Explorer 4

Manufacturer:
NASA - Jet Propulsion Laboratory  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, Phenolic resin, Steel, Paint, Copper, Acrylic (Plexiglas), Foam, Synthetic Fabric, Gold Plating,
Magnesium, Adhesive
Dimensions:
Storage (Rehoused on an aluminum pallet with three other objects): 197.5 × 123.8 × 144.1cm, 229.1kg (77 3/4 × 48 3/4 × 56 3/4 in., 505lb.)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Uncrewed
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19731030000
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/nv90c49679c-0cd2-470c-b98a-0e4de1f26f25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19731030000
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Satellite, Vanguard 3a, SLV 5 Refurbished Replica

Manufacturer:
Naval Research Laboratory  Search this
Materials:
Metallic shell, phenolic mast
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 ft. 6 in. tall x 1 ft. 1 in. wide, 25 lb. (76.2 x 33.02cm, 11.3kg)
Other (antennae): 2 ft. long (60.96cm)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Uncrewed
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19751407000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Space Science
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98d89881a-e414-4dbb-a9b5-12531e73a478
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19751407000

Satellite, Vanguard 3 Magne-Ray, Replica

Manufacturer:
Naval Research Laboratory  Search this
Materials:
Metal, plastic
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 ft. 10 in. tall x 1 ft. 8 in. diameter x 6 ft. 6 in. overall, 24.2 lb. (116.84 x 50.8 x 198.12cm, 11kg)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Uncrewed
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19751412000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Space Science
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv96e087e9f-daa6-43ab-a6d1-7262b196337a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19751412000

Satellite, Vanguard, Lyman Alpha

Manufacturer:
Naval Research Laboratory  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 ft. 8 in. wide, 10 lb. (50.8cm, 4.5kg)
Other (antennae): 2 ft. 6 in. long (76.2cm)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Uncrewed
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19751413000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station:
Space Science
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv95de70170-a783-480d-9470-8e2cce64e314
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19751413000

Lunar Probe, Pioneer 4, Cutaway

Manufacturer:
NASA - Jet Propulsion Laboratory  Search this
Materials:
Lens - glass with plastic housing
Overall - aluminum, vinyl covered wire, composite
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 ft. 8 in. tall x 9 in. wide (50.8 x 22.9cm)
Type:
SPACECRAFT-Uncrewed
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from National Aeronautics and Space Administration and Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Inventory Number:
A19751426000
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/nv9d26322de-2c64-4f40-8dc1-c71cdfff95d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19751426000
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