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Dental Plate and Teeth

Measurements:
overall: 7/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 2.2225 cm x 5.3975 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
denture, patent model
dental device
Other Terms:
Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-04202
Patent number:
67,026
67,026
Catalog number:
M-04202
Accession number:
89797
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6aa1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_729131
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Film & history

Author:
Historians Film Committee (Newark, N.J.)  Search this
Physical description:
v. ill. 22 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1971
Topic:
Motion pictures  Search this
Motion pictures--Political aspects  Search this
Documentary films  Search this
Call number:
PN1998 .F487
PN1998.F487
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_86423

Directory of the city of Newark, for 1860-61 by B.T. Pierson

Title:
Pierson's directory, 1860-61
Compiler:
Pierson, B. T (Benjamin Thompson),) 1793-1862  Search this
Cartographer:
Dod, Stephen  Search this
Physical description:
563 pages (incomplete) illustrations, map 19 cm
Type:
Books
Directories
Registers
City directories
History
Registers (Lists)
Place:
Newark (N.J.)
New Jersey
Newark
Date:
1860
Topic:
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1058487

Directory of the city of Newark, for 1856-57 by B.T. Pierson

Title:
Pierson's directory, 1856-57
Compiler:
Pierson, Benjamin T.,  Search this
Printer:
Holbrook, A. Stephen active 1849-1856  Search this
Physical description:
472 pages color map 19 cm
Type:
Books
Directories
Registers
Advertisements
City directories
Place:
Newark (N.J.)
New Jersey
Newark
Date:
1856
Topic:
Commerce  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F144.N63 P54 1856
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1045669

Joseph Henry's Letter to the Editor of the Newark Daily Advertiser (August 1, 1838)

Author:
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Joseph Henry Papers Project  Search this
Subject:
King, William  Search this
Princeton University  Search this
Newark (N.J.) Daily Advertiser (Newspaper)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 3 ; Color: Color ; Size: 8 1/4w x 10 1/2h ; Type of Image: Document ; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
United States
New Jersey
Date:
August 1, 1838
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Newspapers  Search this
Lightning rods  Search this
Electricity  Search this
Lightning  Search this
Science  Search this
Letters  Search this
Meteorology  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2012-2932 and SIA2012-2933 and SIA2012-2934
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13077
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Baird's Atlas

Author:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 149; Color: Color; Size: 10w x 12h; Type of Image: Book; Medium: Paper
Type:
Book
Paper
Date:
1850s - 1870s
Topic:
Maps  Search this
Collectors and collecting  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2014-01441 through SIA2014-01527
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14152
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Son's of Temperance Day Badge, United States, 1907

Maker:
Whitehead & Hoag Company  Search this
Physical Description:
celluloid (overall material)
metal, "white" (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 mm x 4.39 cm; 5/32 in x 1 23/32 in
Object Name:
Badge
Other Terms:
Badge; Commemorative
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Associated place:
United States: Pennsylvania
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1907
Associated date:
1907 07 27
Credit Line:
Jaeschke, Carl
ID Number:
NU.71.123.221
Catalog number:
71.123.221
Accession number:
297848
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_959159

J. L. Hammett Co. Open Triangle

Maker:
J. L. Hammett Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
tempered fiberboard (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 61 cm x 26.8 cm x .3 cm; 24 1/32 in x 10 9/16 in x 1/8 in
Object Name:
triangle
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1895-1967
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Education  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Brown University Department of Mathematics
ID Number:
MA.304722.45
Catalog number:
304722.45
Accession number:
304722
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Squares and Triangles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-4753-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904227

Dod Protractor and Parallel Rule

Maker:
Dod, Lebbeus  Search this
Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.9 cm x 33.5 cm x 14 cm; 1 5/32 in x 13 3/16 in x 5 1/2 in
Object Name:
protractor
protractor and parallel rule
Other Terms:
protractor; Semi-Circular, with Parallel Rule
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Date made:
late 1700s
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Protractor  Search this
Parallel Rule  Search this
Dividers  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth A. Ming
ID Number:
1978.2110.06
Accession number:
1978.2110
Catalog number:
336732
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Protractors
Parallel Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-60b0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904462
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Straight Edge Signed Eberhard Faber

Maker:
Faber, Eberhard  Search this
Physical Description:
hard rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .4 cm x 60.8 cm x 4.2 cm; 5/32 in x 23 15/16 in x 1 21/32 in
Object Name:
rule
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
early 20th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Carl M. Hostrup
ID Number:
MA.327306
Accession number:
266152
Catalog number:
327306
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-5ce8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904687
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Société Genevoise 103 Meter Standard

Maker:
Societe Genevoise d’Instruments de Physique  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
cloth (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.2 cm x 106.5 cm x 10.8 cm; 2 1/16 in x 41 15/16 in x 4 1/4 in
Object Name:
rule
scale rule
Place made:
Switzerland: Genève, Geneva
Date made:
early 20th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Rule, Measuring  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles A. and Helen S. Mulhern
ID Number:
2000.0126.25
Catalog number:
2000.0126.25
Accession number:
2000.0126
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Measuring & Mapping
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-3838-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_905335
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Telegraph Sounder

Maker:
L. S. Brach Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 5/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 5 3/8 in; 9.2075 cm x 6.985 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph sounder
Date made:
ca 1915
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.332359
Collector/donor number:
06-11
Accession number:
294351
Catalog number:
332359
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Communications
Telegraph Sounders
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-2b3c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_891416

Carrier Centrifugal Refrigeration Compressor

Maker:
Carrier Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 ft x 4 ft x 5 ft; 2.286 m x 1.2192 m x 1.524 m
Object Name:
Compressor, Refrigeration
Date made:
1922
Subject:
Engineering  Search this
Refrigeration  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Carrier Corporation, Syracuse, New York
ID Number:
MC.318219
Catalog number:
318219
Accession number:
232896
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Energy & Power
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-9df8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_846092

Bernz Steam Engine Model

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
wood (bed material)
Measurements:
base: 5 3/4 in x 4 1/4 in; x 14.605 cm x 10.795 cm
overall: 8 1/4 in x 5 3/4 in x 4 1/4 in; 20.955 cm x 14.605 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
steam engine and boiler, toy
Date made:
1911
Related Publication:
Maass, Eleanor A.. Greville Bathe's "Theatre of Machines": The Evolution of a Scholar and His Collection
Credit Line:
Bequest of the Estate of Greville I. Bathe
ID Number:
MC.328987
Catalog number:
328987
Accession number:
278175
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Engineering Steam Toys and Models
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Family & Social Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8417-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847197

Infra-Red Heat-Massager

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 3 in x 6 3/8 in; 5.08 cm x 7.62 cm x 16.1925 cm
Object Name:
Infra-Red Heat Massage
massager, heated
Credit Line:
Department of Health, Education and Welfare, Food and Drug Administration
ID Number:
MG.274347.131
Catalog number:
274347.131
Accession number:
274347
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-78f6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_733140
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Hydrometer

Physical Description:
glass, ?, transparent (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Object Name:
Freez-Meter, "Simplex"
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN82816X11
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-451e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_721815

De Forest / U.S. Navy type CF-122A Audion control box

Maker:
De Forest Radio Telephone & Telegraph Co.  Search this
Splitdorf Electric Co.  Search this
Splitdorf Electric Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/8 in x 11 5/8 in x 8 3/4 in; 33.3375 cm x 29.5275 cm x 22.225 cm
Object Name:
Amplifier/Detector
radio receiver
Other Terms:
Amplifier/Detector; Radio
Date made:
1918
Associated date:
1918
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321422
Catalog number:
321422
Accession number:
241556
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-51e9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_712502

Weston direct current generator

Maker:
Weston Electrical Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 34 in x 27 1/4 in; 29.21 cm x 86.36 cm x 69.215 cm
Object Name:
electrical generator
Other Terms:
Generator; Motors and Generators
Date made:
ca.1880
ca 1880
Credit Line:
from Princeton University, Department of Physics thru A. G. Shenstone
ID Number:
EM.318518
Catalog number:
318518
Accession number:
232728
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-0b0e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_713271

Tung-Sol type TS55 duplex diode triode

Maker:
Tung-Sol  Search this
Physical Description:
cardboard (box material)
Measurements:
tube: 4 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 3.81 cm
box: 5 in x 2 in x 2 in; 12.7 cm x 5.08 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
diode triode
vacuum tube
Credit Line:
from Franklin Wingard
ID Number:
EM.321062
Catalog number:
321062
Accession number:
241556
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-2e18-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_710097

Power supply for Freed-Eisemann radio receiver from Lowell & Dunmore case

Associated person:
Lowell, Percival D.  Search this
Dunmore, Francis W.  Search this
Maker:
Wood Miles and Company  Search this
Wood Miles and Company  Search this
American Transformer Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 7 in x 7 in; 22.86 cm x 17.78 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Power Supply
rectifier
power supply
Object Type:
power supply
Date made:
c 1924
ca. 1924
ca 1924
Credit Line:
from John B. Brady, thru Mrs. John B. Brady
ID Number:
EM.321930
Catalog number:
321930
Accession number:
245709
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-37e8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_706079
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