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Electric Drying Oven

Retailer:
Fisher Scientific Company  Search this
Maker:
Freas Thermo-Electric Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 29.2 cm x 30 cm x 33 cm; 11 1/2 in x 11 13/16 in x 13 in
Object Name:
Oven
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
ID Number:
CH.337150
Catalog number:
337150
Accession number:
1979.0026
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-ebb1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2999

Celluloid Souvenir

Measurements:
case: 2.5 cm x 6.3 cm x 6.3 cm; in x 2 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in
overall: 3 mm x 35 mm; 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in
overall; medal: 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 7/8 in; .3175 cm x 6.985 cm x 4.7625 cm
overall; box: 1 1/2 in x 2 7/16 in x 2 7/16 in; 3.81 cm x 6.19125 cm x 6.19125 cm
Object Name:
Medal
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
1876
Related event:
Centennial Exposition  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334325
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334325
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e745-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2803
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Table Clock of Tuskeloid

Maker:
Tuskeloid Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 11.3 cm x 8.8 cm x 5.1 cm; 4 7/16 in x 3 7/16 in x 2 in
dial: 5.1 cm; x 2 in
overall: 4 1/2 in x 3 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 11.43 cm x 8.5725 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
Clock
Place made:
United States
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Credit Line:
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
ID Number:
CH.334545
Accession number:
310799
Catalog number:
334545
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e802-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2905
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Celluloid Candlesticks (2)

Maker:
Tuskeloid Company  Search this
Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16.6 cm x 9.5 cm; 6 9/16 in x 3 3/4 in
overall; each: 6 1/2 in x 3 13/16 in; 16.51 cm x 9.68375 cm
Object Name:
candle stick holders, pair
Candlesticks (2)
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
ca 1920
ID Number:
2006.0098.1663
Catalog number:
2006.0098.1663
Accession number:
2006.0098
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-9fcb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1348285
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Newark, N.J.

Maker:
Whitehead & Hoag Company  Search this
Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
paper (decoration material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.3 cm x 9.8 cm; 2 7/8 in x 3 7/8 in
overall: 3 1/16 in x 4 in x 1/4 in; 7.77875 cm x 10.16 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
Gift Tag
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
1913
ID Number:
2006.0098.0392
Accession number:
2006.0098
Catalog number:
2006.0098.0392
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-f353-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1317633
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L.S. Plaut & Co., "The Bee Hive"

Advertiser:
L. S. Plaut & Company  Search this
Maker:
L. S. Plaut & Company  Search this
Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.8 cm x 8.5 cm; 2 5/16 in x 3 3/8 in
overall: 3/16 in x 2 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in; .47625 cm x 5.715 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
notebook
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
1890
ID Number:
2006.0098.0488
Accession number:
2006.0098
Catalog number:
2006.0098.0488
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-0456-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1318858
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match safe

Maker:
Whitehead & Hoag Company  Search this
Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.8 cm x 3.5 cm x .8 cm; 2 5/16 in x 1 3/8 in x 5/16 in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 15/32 in; 5.715 cm x 3.81 cm x 1.2065 cm
Object Name:
Match Safe
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
ca 1900
ID Number:
2006.0098.0922
Accession number:
2006.0098
Catalog number:
2006.0098.0922
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-665a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1329780
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Compact

Physical Description:
plastic, lucite (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9.8 cm x 9.8 cm x 2.5 cm; 3 7/8 in x 3 7/8 in x in
overall: 1/2 in x 3 7/8 in x 3 7/8 in; 1.27 cm x 9.8425 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
Compact
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Credit Line:
Phyllis B. Droppa
ID Number:
1989.0462.01
Accession number:
1989.0462
Catalog number:
1989.0462.01
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-4e56-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_332421
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Billiard Balls

Invented hyatt billiard ball:
Hyatt, John Wesley  Search this
Patentee of bakelite:
Baekeland, L. H.  Search this
Maker:
Hyatt-Burroughs Billiard Ball Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic, resin, bakelite (balls material)
wood (container material)
cardboard (container material)
Measurements:
box: 79 mm x 89 mm x 214 mm; 3 1/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 8 7/16 in
overall in cardboard box: 4 3/4 in x 10 7/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 12.065 cm x 27.6225 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
billiard balls
Billiard and Cue Balls
Billiard Balls
Place Made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
after 1907
after 1910
Credit Line:
Gift of Union Carbide Corporation
ID Number:
1981.0976.01
Catalog number:
1981.0976.01
Accession number:
1981.0976
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Industry & Manufacturing
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-edc3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_222
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Bakelite Radio Dial

Measurements:
overall: 22 mm x 76 mm; 7/8 in x 3 in
overall: 1 in x 3 in; 2.54 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
radio dial
Bakelite Radio Dial
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
ca. 1922
Date made:
after 1922
ca 1922
Credit Line:
Gift of Union Carbide Corporation
ID Number:
1981.0976.46
Catalog number:
1981.0976.46
Accession number:
1981.0976
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-eb27-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_268
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Pitcairn Compo-Drier

Maker:
Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 14.8 cm x 7.5 cm; 5 13/16 in x 2 15/16 in
Object Name:
Pitcairn Compo-Drier
Place made:
United States
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
USA
Credit Line:
Gift of W. R. Grace Company
ID Number:
1981.0516.01
Catalog number:
1981.516.01
Accession number:
1981.0516
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e6b5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_391

Pitcairn Wood Stain

Maker:
Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 14.8 cm x 7.5 cm; 5 13/16 in x 2 15/16 in
Object Name:
Wood Stain
Pitcairn Wood Stain
Place made:
United States
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
USA
Credit Line:
Gift of W. R. Grace Company
ID Number:
1981.0516.02
Catalog number:
1981.516.02
Accession number:
1981.0516
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e5eb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_392

Pitcairn Wood Stain

Maker:
Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 11.8 cm x 6.4 cm; 4 5/8 in x 2 1/2 in
Object Name:
Pitcairn Wood Stain
Place made:
United States
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
USA
Credit Line:
Gift of W. R. Grace Company
ID Number:
1981.0516.03
Catalog number:
1981.516.03
Accession number:
1981.0516
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-f157-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_393

Spray Gun Nozzle

Physical Description:
bakelite (overall material)
metal (fittings material)
Measurements:
overall: 170 mm x 34 mm x 142 mm; 6 11/16 in x 1 5/16 in x 5 9/16 in
overall: 1 1/4 in x 5 3/4 in x 7 in; 3.175 cm x 14.605 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Spray Gun Nozzle
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
1936
Credit Line:
Gift of Plastics Institute of America
ID Number:
1977.0368.09
Catalog number:
1977.0368.09
Accession number:
1977.0368
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e3f5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_14
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Portrait of Fred Mather (1833-1900)

Creator:
Parker & Co  Search this
Subject:
Mather, Fred 1833-1900  Search this
Physical description:
Cabinet photographs; 6.5 x 4.25;
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1887
Before 1887
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Scientists  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000095 [SIA_000095_B27D_068]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions. Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_404047
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Martin family papers and Campus Martius Museum records relating to Lilly Martin Spencer, 1825-1971

Creator:
Spencer, Lilly Martin, 1822-1902  Search this
Subject:
Bagley, Sarah G.  Search this
Eastman, Maria M.  Search this
Emerson, Mary Moody  Search this
Gage, Frances Dana Barker  Search this
Hebert, William  Search this
Parsons, Anna Q. T.  Search this
Severance, Caroline M. Seymour (Caroline Maria Seymour)  Search this
Swift, Adeline T.  Search this
Martin, Giles  Search this
Martin, Angelique  Search this
Trumbull Phalanx (Braceville, Ohio)  Search this
Ohio Historical Society  Search this
Campus Martius Museum  Search this
Topic:
Women painters -- Ohio  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State)  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 19th century -- United States  Search this
Women's rights -- United States  Search this
Women's suffrage -- United States  Search this
Collective settlements -- Ohio  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6071
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216162
AAA_collcode_spenlilm
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216162

Annie Lenney papers, 1935-1982

Creator:
Lenney, Annie, 1910-  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Painting  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7879
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210046
AAA_collcode_lennanni
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210046

Sarah Vaughan Memorial Program

Donor:
Morton, Azariah  Search this
Author:
Mount Zion Baptist Church (Newark (N.J.))  Search this
Names:
Vaughan, Sarah, 1924-1990  Search this
Extent:
0.1 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Programs
Date:
1990
Summary:
The collection consists of a single memorial program documenting the April 9, 1990 funeral of Sarah Vaughan at the Mount Zion Baptist Church, Newark, New Jersey.
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists of a single memorial program documenting the April 9, 1990 funeral of Sarah Vaughan that took place at the Mount Zion Baptist Church located in Newark, New Jersey. A brief biography of Vaughan's music career, photograph, and the order of the funeral service are included in the memorial program.
Arrangement:
The collection consists of a single item.
Biographical / Historical:
Sarah Lois Vaughan was born to Asbury "Jake" and Ada Vaughan on March 27, 1924 in Newark, New Jersey. In 1942, she won an amateur contest at the Apollo Theatre and by 1943 was working as a singer and second pianist for the Earl Hines band. She was a leading female jazz vocalist between the 1940s and 1980s. During her long career she performed with such leaders in the field of American jazz like Billy Eckstine, Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, and Miles Davis. Vaughn died on April 3, 1990 at the age of sixty-six in California.
Related Materials:
Materials in the Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Bobby Tucker Papers NMAH.AC.1141

Benny Carter Collection NMAH.AC.0757

WANN Radio Station Records NMAH.AC.0800

Earl Newman Collection of Monterey Jazz Festival Posters NMAH.AC.1207

Herman Leonard Photographic Collection NMAH.AC.0445

Leonard and Mary Gaskin Papers NMAH.AC.0900

W. Royal Stokes Collection of Jazz Musicians' Photographs NMAH.AC.0766

Ella Fitzgerald Papers NMAH.AC.0584

Duncan Schiedt Photograph Collection NMAH.AC.1323
Provenance:
Collection donated by Azariah Morton,1991 May 21.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
Topic:
Jazz musicians -- United States  Search this
Jazz  Search this
African American singers  Search this
Singers  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- 1990-2000  Search this
Music -- 20th century  Search this
Memorial service -- 1990-2000  Search this
Genre/Form:
Programs
Citation:
Sarah Vaughan Memorial Program, 1990, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0384
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Sarah Vaughan Memorial Program
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0384
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Murals without walls [videorecording] / WNET/Thirteen; director, Alfred Broderick; producer, Elizabeth Davis; artistic consultant, Ruth Bowman

Creator:
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Names:
American Federation of Arts  Search this
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Bowman, Ruth, 1923-  Search this
Broderick, Alfred  Search this
Davis, Elizabeth  Search this
Gorky, Arshile, 1904-1948  Search this
Extent:
1 Videocassettes (U-matic) ((30 min), sd., col., 3/4 in.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Videocassettes (u-matic)
Place:
Newark Airport
Date:
1979
Scope and Contents:
Describes the 1972 discovery and later conservation of Arshile Gorky's murals "Aviation" at the Newark, N.J. International Airport, executed in 1937 by Gorky as part of the Work Projects Administration art project. Art historian Ruth Bowman, N.J. Port Authority employees Saul Wenegrat and Stephen Staempler, and conservator Carroll Wales of Oliver Bros. are among those who describe their involvement. The murals are now in the Newark Museum.
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York : WNET/Thirteen, 1979.
General:
Broadcast Dec. 1978 on WNET/Thirteen's Dateline, N.J. series. U-matic video produced April 16, 1979.
Based on the exhibition "Murals Without Walls: Arshile Gorky's Aviation Murals Rediscovered," Newark Museum, Nov. 1978-March 1979.
Provenance:
Donated by the American Federation of Arts, who sponsored a tour of the Newark Museum exhibition "Murals Without Walls: Arshile Gorky's Aviation Murals Rediscovered," July 1979-December 1980. The exhibit was curated by Ruth Bowman.
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- Conservation and restoration  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- New Jersey -- Newark  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.wnettelv
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-wnettelv

A-O Miscellaneous

Collection Creator:
Warner, Olin Levi, 1844-1896  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1857-1895
Scope and Contents:
Includes letters from Wyatt Eaton and Albert Pinkham Ryder
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Olin Levi Warner papers, 1857-1962 (bulk 1857-1899). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Olin Levi Warner papers
Olin Levi Warner papers / Series 2: Correspondence / 2.1: Olin Levi Warner
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-warnolin-ref81
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