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The Blue Diamond Mines, Leatherwood, KY

Artist:
Robert K. Hower, born Boston, MA 1947  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1975
Topic:
Landscape\weather\snow  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\mine  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\Blue Diamond Mine  Search this
Landscape\Kentucky\Leatherwood  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
©1975, Robert K. Hower
Object number:
1983.63.780
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d6549a12-f20b-4dcc-bca4-58866d4f0e64
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.780

Louisville, Kentucky Owney tag

Honoree:
Owney, American, c. 1888 - 1897  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 in. (2.54 cm)
Type:
Seals, Symbols & Signage
Place:
Kentucky
Date:
1888-1897
Topic:
Popular Culture  Search this
Object number:
0.052985.127
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8e1d58b90-0e0c-4af1-9cf1-750dc8dc2825
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.052985.127
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Miners Exit Mine, Pike County

Artist:
Bill Burke, born Derby, CT 1943  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 8 3/8 x 12 1/2 in. (21.3 x 31.6 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1975
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\industry\mine  Search this
Occupation\industry\mining  Search this
Landscape\Kentucky\Pike County  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1975, Bill Burke
Object number:
1983.63.207
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70605b85d-e133-4c8f-9ea8-f7eacc3a2c9e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.207

Untitled, from "The Mountain Photography Workshop" Documentary Survey of Appalachian Kentucky and West Virginia

Artist:
Earl Dotter, born Philadelphia, PA 1943  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 9 3/8 x 6 3/8 in. (23.8 x 16.2 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1977
Topic:
Occupation\industry\mining  Search this
Figure male\head  Search this
Landscape\West Virginia  Search this
Landscape\Kentucky  Search this
Dress\accessory\helmet  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Object number:
1983.63.393
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7bdc6d485-3be4-4f61-ada8-6a9dc31b5b32
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.393

The Great Kentucky Rifle Team, Champions of the World

Maker:
Metropolitan Printing Company  Search this
Rothengatter  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 11 7/8 in x 26 1/4 in; 30.1625 cm x 66.675 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
n.d.
Subject:
Horses  Search this
Costume  Search this
Pets  Search this
Theater  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3021
Catalog number:
60.3021
Accession number:
228146
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Advertising
Peters Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2987-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325292
Online Media:

Overview of a Surface Mine at Paradise, Muhlenburg County Ky

Artist:
Ted Wathen, born Skylight, KY 1947  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1977
Topic:
Landscape\bird's eye view  Search this
Architecture\machine\crane  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\mine  Search this
Landscape\Kentucky\Paradise  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
© 1977, Ted Wathen
Object number:
1983.63.1625
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cab58ebb-36cd-4b10-b5b9-311df8dbb655
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.1625

Strip Mining at Night near Jackson, Freathiff County, KY

Artist:
Robert K. Hower, born Boston, MA 1947  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1976
Topic:
Architecture\vehicle\truck  Search this
Landscape\time\night  Search this
Occupation\industry\mining  Search this
Architecture\machine\loader  Search this
Landscape\Kentucky\Jackson  Search this
Landscape\Kentucky\Freathiff County  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
©1976, Robert K. Hower
Object number:
1983.63.784
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cc8951ce-86bb-405b-aec7-2d1f65b17106
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.784

Kentucky Folksongs

Performer:
Garland, Jim, 1905-1978  Search this
Creator:
Garland, Margaret  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Appalachian Region, Southern -- Songs and music
United States
Kentucky
Contents:
Broken engagement--The angels took her to heaven--Don't sell daddy any more whiskey--Letter edged in black--In the pines--I saw the moon shining on mother's white tomstone--Barbara Allen--Love my darlin-o (Eggs and marrowbones)--Old gum boots and leggins--unknown--Intro--I want my freedom now--Hard times at Coleman's mine--To welcome a traveler home--Death of Harry Simms--Don't want your millions mister--They sell us the same colored hat
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-7RR-5687
General:
CDR copy
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Topic:
Folk songs -- United States  Search this
Folk songs -- Kentucky  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-7RR-5687
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / CD / CDR copy
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5242b14c4-f21b-4dee-afb3-4fa38c84b1b3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref27370

Coal Bank - Mine Opening is Shaded by Rhododendron and Mt. Laurel (Kentucky), c. 1935. Caption reads, "Each Family Has Its "Coal Bank" - Here the Mine Opening is Shaded by Rhododendron and Mt. Laurel." (Braun image no. 7-9) [Image no. SIA2007-0045]

Container:
Box 1 of 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7140, Emma Lucy Braun Photograph Album
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Emma Lucy Braun Photograph Album
Emma Lucy Braun Photograph Album / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7140-refidd1e435

Poa pratensis L.

Biogeographical Region:
70 - Subarctic America  Search this
Collector:
W. J. Cody  Search this
Place:
Mackenzie District. Post Radium: Eldorado Mine., Northwest Territories, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
21 Jul 1949
Common name:
June grass
Kentucky blue grass
Kentucky bluegrass
spear grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa pratensis L.
Barcode:
04061903
USNM Number:
1982435
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e84567d6-b238-4ca1-aeb1-ca9b0b80bf01
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15867807
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Poa pratensis L.

Biogeographical Region:
70 - Subarctic America  Search this
Collector:
H. T. Shacklette  Search this
Place:
The Region of Great Bear Lake. Wet slope by camp dump at the base of Labine Bay. Vicinity of Eldorado Mine, Pt. Radium, E. end of McTavish Arm. Great Bear Lake., Northwest Territories, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
Jul 1948
Common name:
June grass
Kentucky blue grass
Kentucky bluegrass
spear grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa pratensis L.
Barcode:
04061896
USNM Number:
1962796
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d6147aa4-d13c-4221-ad47-637a2c9c8c71
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15867925
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Poa pratensis L.

Biogeographical Region:
76 - Southwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
Leslie N. Goodding  Search this
Place:
Timber. Dyer Mine, Uintah Mts., Utah, United States, North America
Collection Date:
12 Jul 1902
Common name:
June grass
Kentucky blue grass
Kentucky bluegrass
spear grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa pratensis L.
Barcode:
04063211
USNM Number:
485713
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f7e6c515-b50c-44a4-80fb-b78b85726d42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15869087
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Poa pratensis L.

Biogeographical Region:
32 - Middle Asia  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Robert J. Soreng  Search this
D. Johnson  Search this
S. Shuvalov  Search this
V. Chapurin  Search this
K. Samsaliev  Search this
A. Samsaliev  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Valley bottom, dry disturbed riparian meadow, loam, granitic substrate  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1955  Search this
Place:
Zailiisky Ala-Too, Kechi-Kemin (Rv.), Ak-Tyuz settlement, 35 km ENE of Bystrovka, below Ak-Tyuz mine., Kemin, Chu, Kyrgyzstan, Asia-Temperate
Collection Date:
6 Aug 2006
Common name:
June grass
Kentucky blue grass
Kentucky bluegrass
spear grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa pratensis L.
Barcode:
00901345
USNM Number:
3499876
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ccc7248d-226c-4fc3-bffe-41b8dbd98d08
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10358591
Online Media:

Poa pratensis L.

Biogeographical Region:
32 - Middle Asia  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Robert J. Soreng  Search this
D. Johnson  Search this
S. Shuvalov  Search this
V. Chapurin  Search this
K. Samsaliev  Search this
A. Samsaliev  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Shrub steppe interface with Picea forest, meadow, steep lower slopes of valley, N exp, gravelly loam.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1900  Search this
Place:
Zailiisky Ala-Too, Kechi-Kemin (Rv.), Ak-Tyuz settlement, 34 km ENE of Bystrovka, below Ak-Tyuz mine., Kemin, Chu, Kyrgyzstan, Asia-Temperate
Collection Date:
6 Aug 2006
Common name:
June grass
Kentucky blue grass
Kentucky bluegrass
spear grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa pratensis L.
Barcode:
00901347
USNM Number:
3499879
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3fb242994-1246-4803-8547-b5000a5d5f18
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10358592
Online Media:

10 Units, Mining Token, Kentucky

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 1.8 cm; 1/32 in x 23/32 in
Object Name:
token
Place made:
United States: Kentucky
Date made:
n.d.
Credit Line:
Mrs. Walter Wylie
ID Number:
NU.NU66812
Catalog number:
NU66812
Accession number:
241831
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-344c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1591329

Surface mine in Eastern Kentucky

Collection Creator:
American Petroleum Institute.  Search this
Container:
Box 33, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use. Viewing film portion of collection requires special appointment. See repository for details.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use.
Collection Citation:
American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection, 1860s-1990 (bulk 1955-1990), Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection
American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection / Series 2: Modern Photographs, 1960s-1980s
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep82e6d6f58-0d6e-423e-9985-fc4fe840e252
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0711-ref1681

Cornus drummondii C.A. Mey.

Biogeographical Region:
78 - Southeastern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
J. W. Singer  Search this
Place:
Lead mine near Elmville. Franklin Co., Kentucky, United States, North America
Collection Date:
21 Sep 1931
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Cornales Cornaceae
Published Name:
Cornus drummondii C.A. Mey.
Barcode:
03099308
USNM Number:
1531219
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d43ef133-b717-4d3f-a31c-72773861acb2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14467932
Online Media:

I'm Going Home/Hurricane Creek Mine Explosion

Performer:
Phipps Family (Musical group)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 45 rpm, 7 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Place:
Appalachian Region, Southern -- Songs and music
United States
Kentucky
Contents:
I'm Going Home--Hurricane Creek Mine Explosion
Track Information:
101 I'm Going Home / Autoharp,Guitar.

201 Hurricane Mine Explosion / Autoharp,Guitar.
Local Numbers:
FP-RINZ-45-1284

Pine Mountain.2344
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Pine Mountain
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Topic:
Folk songs -- United States  Search this
Autoharp  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Coal  Search this
Mines and mineral resources  Search this
Collection Citation:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RINZ, Item FP-RINZ-45-1284
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Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings / Series 9: Audio / Commercial / LPs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk577c522cd-d1fd-4be3-8cba-69839b04c111
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-rinz-ref6473

Hemphill Kentucky Consolidated Coal Mine; Then the Baby Came

Recording artist:
Cargill, Henson  Search this
Maker:
Monument  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 7 in; x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
ID Number:
1996.0320.01135
Collector/donor number:
1425
Maker number:
Mn45-1158
Accession number:
1996.0320
Catalog number:
1996.0320.01135
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-e826-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1029499

Bus Fare To Kentucky; From Her Arms Into Mine

Recording artist:
Davis, Skeeter  Search this
Maker:
RCA Victor  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in; x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Date made:
1971
ID Number:
1996.0320.01866
Collector/donor number:
2274
Maker number:
47-9961
Accession number:
1996.0320
Catalog number:
1996.0320.01866
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-52a0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1190091

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