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Nicotine Stain

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Thu, 25 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0000
Topic:
Aircraft  Search this
Flight  Search this
Space  Search this
See more episodes:
AirSpace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_05a829901b4a0067529dc7ce804d17d3

Rutan VariEze

Designer:
Elbert (Burt) L. Rutan  Search this
Manufacturer:
Rutan Aircraft Factory, Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Foam covered with fiberglass.
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 6.8 m (22 ft 2 1/2 in)
Length: 4.3 m (14 ft 2 in)
Height: 1.5 m (59 in)
Weights: Empty, 263 kg (585 lb)
Gross, 472.5 kg (1,050 lb)
Engine: Continental 0-200 four-cylinder, air-cooled, 100 horsepower
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Burt Rutan.
Inventory Number:
A19860067000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98f49e3d2-0c7f-4b50-829e-3439dc0d3b6f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19860067000
Online Media:

Herring-Burgess Biplane

Manufacturer:
Herring-Curtiss  Search this
Materials:
Airframe: Wood
Covering: Fabric
Dimensions:
Wingspan: 8.2 m (26 ft 9 in)
Length: 10.1 m (33 ft)
Height: 3.0 m (9 ft 8 in)
Weight: Approx. 182 kg (400 lb)
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1910-1911
Credit Line:
The Estate of Joseph C. Shoemaker.
Inventory Number:
A19610130000
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/nv98f28678a-00b3-424c-9f69-493f6482d35a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19610130000

Ralph Nader

Artist:
Richard Avedon, 15 May 1923 - 1 Oct 2004  Search this
Sitter:
Ralph Nader, born 27 Feb 1934  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 25.2 x 20.2 cm (9 15/16 x 7 15/16")
Sheet: 35.3 x 27.9 cm (13 7/8 x 11")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.6 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
June 8, 1976
Topic:
Ralph Nader: Male  Search this
Ralph Nader: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Ralph Nader: Literature\Writer  Search this
Ralph Nader: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate  Search this
Ralph Nader: Society and Social Change\Reformer  Search this
Ralph Nader: Society and Social Change\Consumer advocate  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; this acquisition was made possible by generous contributions from Jeane W. Austin and the James Smithson Society
Object number:
NPG.89.83.45
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Richard Avedon Foundation
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm463528d68-2b87-485f-a978-d3cd6ff369ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.89.83.45

Antonia Pantoja

Artist:
Manuel Vega, born 1956  Search this
Sitter:
Antonia Pantoja, 1922 - 2002  Search this
Medium:
Marble, glass and stone
Dimensions:
98.4 × 58.1 × 2.5cm (38 3/4 × 22 7/8 × 1")
Frame: 99.4 × 61.6 × 4.6cm (39 1/8 × 24 1/4 × 1 13/16")
Type:
Mosaic
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
2014
Topic:
Antonia Pantoja: Female  Search this
Antonia Pantoja: Education\Founder  Search this
Antonia Pantoja: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Antonia Pantoja: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; acquisition made possible through the Smithsonian Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center.
Object number:
NPG.2015.75
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Manny Vega
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
The Struggle for Justice Refresh
On View:
NPG, West Gallery 220
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42c985689-d540-4b05-8a8f-248f36290f08
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2015.75

James Pennington

Artist:
William Irwin, 1827 - 1886  Search this
Copy after:
Samuel Topham  Search this
Sitter:
James William Charles Pennington, 1809 - 22 Oct 1870  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 7.7 × 6.5 cm (3 1/16 × 2 9/16")
Sheet: 22.1 × 13.4 cm (8 11/16 × 5 1/4")
Book: 23.4 × 15.3 × 5.1 cm (9 3/16 × 6 × 2")
Type:
Print
Date:
1848
Topic:
Print  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Stock  Search this
James William Charles Pennington: Male  Search this
James William Charles Pennington: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Clergyman  Search this
James William Charles Pennington: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Abolitionist  Search this
James William Charles Pennington: Society and Social Change\Enslaved person  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2000.37.5
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d1d86200-7423-4d36-9a7d-2a80fc84e2df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2000.37.5
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David Wojnarowicz

Artist:
Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, born 16 Feb 1952  Search this
Sitter:
David Wojnarowicz, 14 Sep 1954 - 22 Jul 1992  Search this
Medium:
Polaroid
Dimensions:
Sheet: 80 x 56.5cm (31 1/2 x 22 1/4")
Mat: 91.4 x 71.1cm (36 x 28")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1991
Topic:
David Wojnarowicz: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
David Wojnarowicz: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders
Object number:
EXH.AN.20
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d8637313-c50d-4f29-ba6c-3bee6003a065
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_EXH.AN.20

The enlightenment on trial : ordinary litigants and colonialism in the Spanish empire / Bianca Premo

Author:
Premo, Bianca  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xiii, 361 pages) : illustrations, maps
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Place:
Latin America
Spain
Date:
2017
Topic:
Justice, Administration of--History  Search this
Law--Colonies--History  Search this
LAW--Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice  Search this
Justice, Administration of  Search this
Call number:
KG495
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1150772

Family business : litigation and the political economies of daily life in early modern France / Julie Hardwick

Author:
Hardwick, Julie 1962-  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (viii, 257 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
History
Place:
France
Date:
2009
©2009
17th century
1610-1643
1643-1715
Topic:
Domestic relations courts--History  Search this
Families--Economic aspects--History  Search this
Family-owned business enterprises--History  Search this
Families--History  Search this
Actions and defenses--History  Search this
POLITICAL SCIENCE--Economic Conditions  Search this
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Economics--Comparative  Search this
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Economic Conditions  Search this
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS--Economic History  Search this
Actions and defenses  Search this
Domestic relations courts  Search this
Economic history  Search this
Families  Search this
Families--Economic aspects  Search this
Family-owned business enterprises  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Call number:
KJV939 .H37 2009 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1149688

The language of defamation cases / Roger W. Shuy

Author:
Shuy, Roger W  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (vi, 251 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Place:
United States
Date:
2010
Topic:
Libel and slander  Search this
LAW--Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice  Search this
Call number:
KF1266 .S54 2010 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1148868

The language of perjury cases / Roger W. Shuy

Author:
Shuy, Roger W  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (222 pages)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Place:
United States
Date:
2011
Topic:
Perjury  Search this
Forensic linguistics  Search this
LAW--Criminal Law--General  Search this
Call number:
KF9420 .S55 2011 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1148930

Quotas Lawsuit

Object Name:
Button
Date made:
2000
Credit Line:
Nell Payne
ID Number:
2000.0217.13
Accession number:
2000.0217
Catalog number:
2000.0217.13
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-8a77-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_762073

National Cash Register, Model 313

Maker:
National Cash Register Company  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
marble (overall material)
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 43.2 cm x 26 cm x 40.7 cm; 17 in x 10 1/4 in x 16 1/32 in
Object Name:
cash register
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Dayton
Date made:
1913
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Business  Search this
ID Number:
MA.333754
Accession number:
302254
Catalog number:
333754
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Cash and Credit Registers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-3bd7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694241
Online Media:

Curt Flood

Depicted:
Flood, Curt  Search this
Maker:
Topps Chewing Gum  Search this
Topps Chewing Gum  Search this
Associated Name:
St. Louis Cardinals  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/2 in; 3.81 cm
Object Name:
bottle cap
Date made:
1964
Subject:
Baseball  Search this
Professional  Search this
Major League  Search this
Sports  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
1982.0566.18
Accession number:
1982.0566
Catalog number:
1982.0566.18
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-83f9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_664483
Online Media:

1846 - Elias Howe Jr.'s Sewing Machine Patent Model

Inventor:
Howe, Jr., Elias  Search this
Model maker:
Howe, Jr., Elias  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (base material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in x 11 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
sewing machine patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place Made:
United States: Massachusetts, Cambridge
Model constructed:
before 1846-09-10
Patent date:
1846-09-10
Subject:
Patent Models  Search this
Invention  Search this
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
Janssen, Barbara Suit. Icons of invention : American patent models
Janssen, Barbara Suit. Patent Models Index
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Cooper, Grace Rogers. The Sewing Machine: Its Invention and Development
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
http://www.sil.si.edu/DigitalCollections/HST/Cooper/CF/view.cfm
ID Number:
TE.T06050
Catalog number:
T.6050
Patent number:
004750
Accession number:
48865
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
National Treasures exhibit
Sewing Machines
Patent Models
Textiles
Patent Models, Sewing Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-d427-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_630930
Online Media:

ohn B. Welty; coverlet: Jacquard, tied-Beiderwand; Maryland,1841

Weaver:
Welty, John B.  Search this
Physical Description:
jacquard (overall production method/technique)
tied-Beiderwand (overall production method/technique)
double lily (border pattern)
medallion (center pattern)
blue (overall color)
red (overall color)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 91 in x 71 in; 231.14 cm x 180.34 cm
Object Name:
coverlet, figured
Date made:
1841
Credit Line:
Gift of Misses Agnes, Mary and Margaret Jane Russell
ID Number:
TE.T8486
Catalog number:
T08486.000
Accession number:
158408
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Coverlets
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-e203-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_620502
Online Media:

"Andrew and Mary Corsa 1836" jacquard double-cloth coverlet, New York

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
Figured and Fancy (overall style)
double cloth (overall production method/technique)
blue (overall color)
natural (overall color)
wool (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Object Name:
coverlet, figured
Place made:
United States: New York, Suffolk
Date made:
1836
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Dorothy A. King
ID Number:
TE.T16366
Catalog number:
T16366.000
Accession number:
301344
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Coverlets
Domestic Furnishings
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-493f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_620452

Photograph of Amy Cohen while a member of the Brown University gymnastics team

Depicted:
Cohen, Amy  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 3 1/2 in; 12.7 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
photograph
photograph, gymnastics
Subject:
Gymnastics  Search this
collegiate  Search this
Women  Search this
Title IX  Search this
Civil Rights Movement  Search this
ID Number:
2019.0202.16.1
Accession number:
2019.0202
Catalog number:
2019.0202.16.1
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-febe-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1968813

Photograph of Amy Cohen while a member of the Brown University gymnastics team

Depicted:
Cohen, Amy  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 in; 8.89 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
photograph, gymnastics
photograph
Subject:
Gymnastics  Search this
collegiate  Search this
Women  Search this
Title IX  Search this
Civil Rights Movement  Search this
ID Number:
2019.0202.16.2
Accession number:
2019.0202
Catalog number:
2019.0202.16.2
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-eefc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1968815

Photograph of Amy Cohen while a member of the Brown University gymnastics team

Depicted:
Cohen, Amy  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 5 in; 10.16 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
photograph, gymnastics
photograph
Subject:
Gymnastics  Search this
collegiate  Search this
Women  Search this
Title IX  Search this
Civil Rights Movement  Search this
ID Number:
2019.0202.16.3
Accession number:
2019.0202
Catalog number:
2019.0202.16.3
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-f00f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1968817

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