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Fashion Beyond Function: Ideals of Beauty, Design, and Disability

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-06-11T18:59:42.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Design  Search this
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cooperhewitt
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
YouTube Channel:
cooperhewitt
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_9F4si-8izp4

Archives Center Business Americana Collection

Creator:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History  Search this
Ravnitzky, Michael  Search this
Extent:
29 Cubic feet (55 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Advertisements
Calendars
Business ephemera
Ephemera
Advertising cards
Trade catalogs
Print advertising
Commercial imagery
Photographs
Letterheads
Maps
Place:
Europe
Puerto Rico
Date:
circa 1900-present
Summary:
This collection contains a variety of business ephemera similar to that found in the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana. The material in the Business Americana Collection is newly acquired ephemera received from many sources including curatorial units, the public, and Smithsonian Institution staff.
Scope and Contents:
An artificial collection of material organized with the same subject headings as the Warshaw Collection, i.e., generally by product type. Additional subject headings will be added as needed. New material, much of it from the second half of the twentieth century, is added regularly to this collection. This collection is sometimes informally called "Warshaw Junior" by the staff and researchers.
Arrangement:
This collection is arranged by subject categories.
Biographical / Historical:
This collection contains miscellaneous business ephemera. The material is similar to that found in the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, but no new material is incorporated into the Warshaw Collection. The material in the Archives Center Business Americana Collection is newly acquired ephemera received from many sources, including curatorial units, the public, and Smithsonian staff.
Related Materials:
Materials in the Archives Center

Warshaw Collection of Business Americana (AC0060)

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Collection (AC1146)

Cincinnati Boss Company Records, 1900-1990 (AC0741)
Provenance:
This collection was compiled by the Archives Center from many sources including curatorial units, the public, and Smithsonian Institution staff.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Possible copyright and/or trademark restrictions on material in collection. Consult repository.
Topic:
Aged -- Care  Search this
Buildings -- Maintenance  Search this
Alternative medicine  Search this
Franchises (Retail trade)  Search this
Freight and freightage  Search this
Abrasives industry  Search this
Disabilities  Search this
Easter  Search this
Ecology  Search this
Storage and moving trade  Search this
Vegetarianism  Search this
Weight loss  Search this
Computers  Search this
Credit  Search this
Children's clothing  Search this
People with disabilities  Search this
Mental health  Search this
Parades  Search this
Internet  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Halloween  Search this
Genre/Form:
Advertisements -- 20th century
Advertisements
Calendars
Business ephemera
Ephemera
Advertising cards
Trade catalogs
Print advertising
Commercial imagery
Photographs -- 20th century
Letterheads
Maps -- 20th century
Citation:
Archives Center Business Americana Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0404
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Archives Center Business Americana Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep809addfd6-47f7-460a-a41c-118347559a08
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0404
Online Media:

Levi Strong Backus

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Levi Strong Backus, 23 Jun 1803 - Mar 1868  Search this
Medium:
Sixth-plate daguerreotype
Dimensions:
Image/Sight: 6.9 × 5.8 cm (2 11/16 × 2 5/16")
Mat (brass): 8.2 × 7 cm (3 1/4 × 2 3/4")
Case open: 9.5 × 17 × 1.7 cm (3 3/4 × 6 11/16 × 11/16")
Case closed: 9.5 × 8.5 × 2 cm (3 3/4 × 3 3/8 × 13/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1835
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Cased object  Search this
Levi Strong Backus: Male  Search this
Levi Strong Backus: Journalism and Media\Editor  Search this
Levi Strong Backus: Society and Social Change\Person with disability\Deaf  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2021.161
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b7d496db-8282-4736-8687-d719b9f4a91c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2021.161

Painter Victor Sitali at the 2022 Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-12-10T01:37:48.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
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smithsonianfolklife
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolklife
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_xdf0z-qJins

Lab | Verbal Descriptions with Columbia University Digital Storytelling Lab

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-02-16T23:53:47.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Design  Search this
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cooperhewitt
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
YouTube Channel:
cooperhewitt
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_D0UBP8hNfLw

Lab | Universal Design Workshop with Museum Access Consortium

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-02-12T22:10:45.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Design  Search this
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cooperhewitt
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
YouTube Channel:
cooperhewitt
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_N6feh6orYVs

Lab | Showcase of Student Projects on Accessibility and Inclusion

Creator:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-02-09T20:53:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Design  Search this
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cooperhewitt
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
YouTube Channel:
cooperhewitt
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_yhnMw1xHVmE

Take Time Thursday: A Quick Introduction to Investing with Christopher White - Session II

Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-11-15T15:31:32.000Z
YouTube Category:
Nonprofits & Activism  Search this
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
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SmithsonianAnacostia
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAnacostia
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_yHDBO3ERBI0

Take Time Thursday: Investing for Beginners w/ Christopher White - 8-5-21

Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-08-24T17:57:23.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
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SmithsonianAnacostia
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAnacostia
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_zk-n5o1Ys-8

Helen Keller

Artist:
Rollie McKenna, 15 Nov 1918 - 14 Jun 2003  Search this
Sitter:
Helen Adams Keller, 27 Jun 1880 - 1 Jun 1968  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 27 × 33.7 cm (10 5/8 × 13 1/4")
Mat: 35.6 × 45.7 cm (14 × 18")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
August 1956
Topic:
Exterior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Pearl  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Flowers  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Bow  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Female  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Literature\Writer  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Lecturer  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Social reformer  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Humanitarian  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Society and Social Change\Person with disability\Blind  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Society and Social Change\Person with disability\Deaf  Search this
Helen Adams Keller: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Rosalie Thorne McKenna Foundation
Object number:
NPG.2018.155
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Rosalie Thorne McKenna Foundation, Courtesy Center for Creative Photography, The University of Arizona Foundation
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm451c0d4a0-424f-4589-9afa-115edfe40425
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2018.155

Stomach Pump

Maker:
George Curling & Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood; fabric; metal (part: case material)
metal; bone/ivory (part: pump material)
metal (part: attachment material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/2 in x 9 3/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 23.8125 cm x 6.35 cm
overall: 1 1/2 in x 9 3/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 23.8125 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
stomach pump
Stomach Pump
clyster
enema
Other Terms:
Medicine
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Credit Line:
Gift of Rev. Robert G. Harbutt
ID Number:
MG.M-04150
Catalog number:
M-04150
Accession number:
139980
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Disabilities
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-8076-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_727595
Online Media:

Flat mail tray

Manufacturer:
Minnesota Diversified Industries  Search this
Medium:
plastic; metal
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 11 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 13 in. (29.21 x 46.99 x 33.02 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
Minnesota
Date:
April 13, 2011
Object number:
2012.2005.1.1
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8a6ecc873-e0e1-4791-a9ce-2982234d0bd3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2012.2005.1.1

Leg Braces

Maker:
U.S. Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 67.5 cm x 32.3 cm x 10 cm; 26 9/16 in x 12 11/16 in x 3 15/16 in
Object Name:
Child's Paraplegic Brace
Subject:
Disabilities  Search this
ID Number:
MG.306629.01
Catalog number:
306629.01
Accession number:
306629
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-8e0c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1212658

Prosthetic Hand

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 3/8 in x 3 1/4 in x 11 1/2 in; 6.0325 cm x 8.255 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
hand, artificial
prosthesis
Date made:
ca 1800s
Subject:
Disabilities  Search this
ID Number:
MG.306967.02
Catalog number:
306967.02
Accession number:
306967
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-a209-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1460173
Online Media:

Braille Scrabble

Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 16 in x 16 in; 5.08 cm x 40.64 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
Game, Scrabble, Braille
Other Terms:
Game, Scrabble, Braille; Medicine
Subject:
Braille  Search this
Disabilities  Search this
Credit Line:
American Foundation for the Blind
ID Number:
MG.306619.02
Catalog number:
306619.02
Accession number:
306619
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-752a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_727325
Online Media:

Braille Playing Cards

Measurements:
overall, case: 1 in x 5 3/8 in x 4 in; 2.54 cm x 13.6525 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
Cards, Playing, Braille, Set of
cards, playing, braille, set
Other Terms:
Cards, Playing, Braille, Set of; Medicine
Subject:
Braille  Search this
Disabilities  Search this
Credit Line:
American Foundation for the Blind
ID Number:
MG.306619.03
Catalog number:
306619.03
Accession number:
306619
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-752b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_727326
Online Media:

Cane

Measurements:
overall, as stored in specimen box: 1 7/8 in x 10 3/4 in x 4 1/8 in; 4.7625 cm x 27.305 cm x 10.4775 cm
Object Name:
Cane, Walking, Collapsible
cane, blind
Other Terms:
Cane, Walking, Collapsible; Medicine
Subject:
Disabilities  Search this
Credit Line:
American Foundation for the Blind
ID Number:
MG.306619.10
Catalog number:
306619.10
Accession number:
306619
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-752e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_727329
Online Media:

Protractor

Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 8 in x 18 1/2 in; 3.175 cm x 20.32 cm x 46.99 cm
Object Name:
Protractor, Carpenter's, Braille
Other Terms:
Protractor, Carpenter's, Braille; Medicine
Subject:
Braille  Search this
Disabilities  Search this
Credit Line:
American Foundation for the Blind
ID Number:
MG.306619.09
Catalog number:
306619.09
Accession number:
306619
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-752f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_727330
Online Media:

Braille Slide Rule

Object Name:
Slide Rule, Braille
Other Terms:
Slide Rule, Braille; Medicine
Subject:
Braille  Search this
Disabilities  Search this
Credit Line:
American Foundation for the Blind
ID Number:
MG.306619.05
Catalog number:
306619.05
Accession number:
306619
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-7531-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_727332

Breaking down barriers usability, accessibility and inclusive design Pat Langdon, Jonathan Lazar, Ann Heylighen, Hua Dong, editors

Author:
Cambridge Workshop on UA and AT (9th : 2018 : Cambridge, England)  Search this
Editor:
Langdon, Patrick 1961-  Search this
Lazar, Jonathan  Search this
Heylighen, Ann  Search this
Dong, Hua  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xv, 286 pages) illustrations (some color)
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Congress
Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
Actes de congrès
Date:
2018
Topic:
Self-help devices for people with disabilities  Search this
People with disabilities--Rehabilitation--Technological innovations  Search this
Assistive computer technology  Search this
User interfaces (Computer systems)  Search this
Rehabilitation technology  Search this
Aides fonctionnelles (Médecine physique)  Search this
Technologie informatique adaptée  Search this
Interfaces utilisateurs (Informatique)  Search this
Technologie de la réadaptation  Search this
User interface design & usability  Search this
Robotics  Search this
Rehabilitation  Search this
Civil rights & citizenship  Search this
Technical design  Search this
MEDICAL--Surgery--General  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1156969

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