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20 Shillings, Massachusetts, 1690

Issuing authority:
Massachusetts Bay Colony  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14.3 cm x 10.5 cm x .01 cm; 5 5/8 in x 4 1/8 in x in
Object Name:
note
Object Type:
paper money
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts
Date made:
1690-02-03
Related Publication:
Zoomable Image and Details
Feingold, Ellen R.. Value of Money, The
Credit Line:
Leonard H. Finn
ID Number:
NU.71.133.1
Serial number:
419
Accession number:
297196
Catalog number:
71.133.1
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Legendary Coins
Coins
Numismatics
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-185e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_472657
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Massachusetts Arms Company Maynard Revolver

Maker:
Massachusetts Arms Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/4 in x 3 1/4 in x 1 in; 17.145 cm x 8.255 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
revolver
revolver, tape primer
Other Terms:
revolver; Firearms; Tape Prime; .28 In; Rifled; Muzzle Load; 2B; Sa
Place made:
United States
ID Number:
AF.222449A
Catalog number:
222449A
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-1647-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_416804
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Massachusetts

Maker:
Cruver Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 cm x 5 cm; x 1 3/16 in x 1 15/16 in
overall: 2 1/16 in x 1 1/16 in x 1/16 in; 5.23875 cm x 2.69875 cm x .15875 cm
Object Name:
Pin
Celluloid Pin
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Associated Place:
United States: Massachusetts
Date made:
after 1912
ID Number:
2006.0098.0226
Accession number:
2006.0098
Catalog number:
2006.0098.0226
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-5045-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1317420
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Massachusetts Arms Belt Revolver

Licensee:
Leavitt  Search this
Wesson  Search this
Associated person:
Brown, John  Search this
Maker:
Massachusetts Arms Company  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
wood (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 12 in x 1 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 30.48 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
revolver
Other Terms:
revolver; Firearms; Tape Prime; .31 In; Rifled; Sa
Place Made:
United States: Massachusetts, Chicopee
Used:
United States: Kansas
United States: Nebraska
Subject:
Firearms  Search this
Related event:
Kansas Struggle  Search this
Expansion and Reform  Search this
Credit Line:
Allen H. Johness, Jr.
ID Number:
1982.0723.01
Accession number:
1982.0723
Catalog number:
1982.0723.01
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
ThinkFinity
Exhibition:
Price of Freedom
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-64ca-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_440044
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Massachusetts

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
12 Items
Container:
Box 8
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
scenery, including several of Pittsfield by Julius Wendt and unidentified photographers; several from American Views Series, circa 1870s-1931
See also:
Agriculture, Beaches, Bridges, Cemeteries, Churches, Gardens and Parks, Horses, Hotels, Monuments and Sculpture, Prisons, Streetcars and Subways, Wagons
Series Restrictions:
Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalogs restricted due to fragile condition. Researchers should consult microfilm in NMAH library for 1880-1983 editions, drawer 692.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Series 2: Other Collection Divisions / 2.6: Stereographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84f4838a2-a0d4-4c5d-b840-1592a0a6eb93
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s02-ref2173

"Shays Rebellion" in the Massachusetts Gazette

Publication:
Massachusetts Gazette  Search this
Associated Person:
Daniel Shays, 1747? - 29 Sep 1825  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
38.5 x 25.5 cm. (15 3/16 x 10 1/16")
Type:
Document
Place:
United States\Massachusetts\Suffolk\Boston
Date:
September 8, 1786
Topic:
Newspaper  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
AD/NPG.77.5
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4da13d873-a622-43eb-b7fe-c2788fdc0b01
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.77.5
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Letter regarding 54th Massachusetts, U.S. Colored Troops

Written by:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Subject of:
54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, American, 1863 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Open): 8 × 9 15/16 in. (20.3 × 25.2 cm)
H x W (Closed): 8 × 5 in. (20.3 × 12.7 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place made:
Darien, McIntosh County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
December 12, 1866
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Families  Search this
Military  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Slavery  Search this
United States Colored Troops  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.37.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd558cce21e-5fe8-436f-bd17-4cf141201786
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.37.4
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Massachusetts Arms Maynard Primed Belt Revolver

Maker:
Massachusetts Arms Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 1 5/8 in x 10 5/8 in x 4 1/2 in; 4.1275 cm x 26.9875 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
pistol
revolver, percussion
Other Terms:
pistol; Firearms; Tape Prime; .32 In; Rifled; 02; 2B; Sa
Place made:
United States
ID Number:
AF.178448
Catalog number:
178448
Accession number:
34026
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-17cd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_416506
Online Media:

Marblehead, (Massachusetts)

Artist:
George Elbert Burr, born Monroe Falls, OH 1859-died Phoenix, AZ 1939  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 x 7 1/8 in. (12.7 x 18.1 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1892
Topic:
Landscape\coast  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Marblehead  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\cottage  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Carolann Smurthwaite in memory of her mother, Caroline Atherton Connell Smurthwaite
Object number:
1983.83.120
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7de617866-aadb-43e4-9617-3cae8a590189
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.83.120
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Autolandscape, Massachusetts

Artist:
Elaine Mayes, born Berkeley, CA 1936  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.5 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
September 1971
Topic:
Architecture\detail\wall  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Springfield  Search this
Object\other\sign  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Copyright:
© 1971, Elaine Mayes
Object number:
1985.53.67
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78a482f7b-07cd-49fb-8446-407a56ffa39e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.53.67

Autolandscape, Massachusetts

Artist:
Elaine Mayes, born Berkeley, CA 1936  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.5 cm) image: 6 7/8 x 10 3/8 in. (17.5 x 26.4 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
September 1971
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Architecture\domestic\house  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Copyright:
© 1971, Elaine Mayes
Object number:
1985.53.56
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk777c55f4f-4ea9-4f3e-850c-62310b88437f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.53.56

Autolandscape, Massachusetts

Artist:
Elaine Mayes, born Berkeley, CA 1936  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.5 cm) image: 6 7/8 x 10 3/8 in. (17.5 x 26.4 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
September 1971
Topic:
Architecture\domestic\house  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Copyright:
© 1971, Elaine Mayes
Object number:
1985.53.57
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk780882457-cde5-49f2-b2da-99b97a0148e4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.53.57

Autolandscape, Massachusetts

Artist:
Elaine Mayes, born Berkeley, CA 1936  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.5 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
September 1971
Topic:
Landscape\farm  Search this
Landscape\phenomenon\light  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Copyright:
© 1971, Elaine Mayes
Object number:
1985.53.55
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7372cc3d2-42ec-4924-960a-3264bfb7759e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.53.55

Autolandscape, Massachusetts

Artist:
Elaine Mayes, born Berkeley, CA 1936  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.5 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
September 1971
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
Architecture\domestic\house  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts\Springfield  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Copyright:
© 1971, Elaine Mayes
Object number:
1985.53.68
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77ad4c919-9860-498d-8d8a-34b0b50fedb9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.53.68

Autolandscape, Massachusetts

Artist:
Elaine Mayes, born Berkeley, CA 1936  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.5 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
September 1971
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Architecture\domestic\house  Search this
Landscape\Massachusetts  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Copyright:
© 1971, Elaine Mayes
Object number:
1985.53.54
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7650740eb-a4d6-4239-a281-b492d79b92a4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.53.54

Locomotive, "Massachusetts"

Measurements:
overall: 16 1/4 in x 21 1/8 in; 41.275 cm x 53.6575 cm
Object Name:
wash drawing
mechanical drawing
ID Number:
TR.164780.30
Accession number:
164780
Catalog number:
164780.30
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-227f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1880291

Lowell, Massachusetts

Measurements:
overall - from catalog card: 26 in x 34 1/2 in; 66.04 cm x 87.63 cm
overall: 27 1/2 in x 37 1/4 in; 69.85 cm x 94.615 cm
Object Name:
Print
Other Terms:
Print; Lithograph
Date made:
1876
ID Number:
MC.319658
Catalog number:
319658
Accession number:
240345
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-63cb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847830

Massachusetts Building

Measurements:
overall: 15 1/4 in x 11 3/4 in; 38.735 cm x 29.845 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
ID Number:
DL.311267.20
Catalog number:
311267.20
Accession number:
311267
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1892-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1461734
Online Media:

Massachusetts Senate

Lithographer:
Homer, Winslow  Search this
Artist:
Bufford, John Henry  Search this
Publisher:
Usher, James M.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 21 3/4 in x 27 in; 55.245 cm x 68.58 cm
overall: 23 1/2 in x 28 3/4 in; 59.69 cm x 73.025 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1856
Subject:
Chronology: 1850-1859  Search this
State Government  Search this
Related Publication:
Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2583
Catalog number:
60.2583
Accession number:
228146
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Government, Politics, and Reform
Peters Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-d597-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324897
Online Media:

Gloucester, Massachusetts

Artist:
David Burliuk, American, b. Riabushki, Ukraine, 1882–1967  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 7/8 × 13 1/8 in. (25.1 × 33.3 cm) support: 12 13/16 × 17 1/8 in. (32.5 × 43.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
(after 1940-before 1966)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.687
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2bf0cb4a2-e7a6-4ce1-a208-c6a9aa1401ce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.687

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