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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale Tooth, mid-20th Century

Physical Description:
whale tooth (overall material)
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 3 in x 1 3/4 in; 14.605 cm x 7.62 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
scrimshaw
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Date made:
mid 20th century
Credit Line:
From the collection of Dr. and Mrs. Wilbur J. Gould
ID Number:
1978.0052.29
Accession number:
1978.0052
Catalog number:
1978.52.29
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Cultures & Communities
Scrimshaw
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-a2d4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1349141
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German Toy Steam Engine

Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 4 in; 45.72 cm x 10.16 cm
overall: 15 5/8 in x 8 in x 5 3/8 in x 8 in; 39.6875 cm x 20.32 cm x 13.6525 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
Date made:
early 20th century
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.328939
Catalog number:
328939
Accession number:
278175
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-87db-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1405445
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Doll Toy Steam Engine

Measurements:
overall - from catalog card: 12 3/4 in; 32.385 cm
flywheel - from catalog card: 2 3/4 in; x 6.985 cm
base - from catalog card: 4 1/4 in x 4 1/4 in; 10.795 cm x 10.795 cm
overall: 12 3/4 in x 4 3/4 in x 5 3/8 in; 32.385 cm x 12.065 cm x 13.6525 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
early 20th century
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.328937
Catalog number:
328937
Accession number:
278175
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Engineering Steam Toys and Models
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8f63-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847039

Falk Toy Steam Engine

Measurements:
overall: 14 in; 35.56 cm
flywheel: 3 3/4 in; x 9.525 cm
base: 4 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 11.43 cm
overall: 14 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in x 5 1/4 in; 36.83 cm x 19.05 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
early 20th century
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.328938
Catalog number:
328938
Accession number:
278175
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8f64-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847040
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Toy Steam Engine

Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in; 24.13 cm x 7.3025 cm
overall: 9 7/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 25.0825 cm x 13.97 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
20th century
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.328936
Catalog number:
328936
Accession number:
278175
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8f69-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847046

German Steam Toy Traction Engine

Measurements:
overall - from catalog card: 11 3/4 in x 10 1/2 in; 29.845 cm x 26.67 cm
overall: 11 7/8 in x 5 5/8 in x 11 1/2 in; 30.1625 cm x 14.2875 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
toy, traction engine
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
early 20th century
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.328931
Catalog number:
328931
Accession number:
278175
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-7405-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847063
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German Steam Toy Traction Engine

Measurements:
overall - from catalog card: 11 1/2 in x 8 1/4 in; 29.21 cm x 20.955 cm
overall: 11 3/4 in x 4 3/8 in x 8 1/8 in; 29.845 cm x 11.1125 cm x 20.6375 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
early 20th century
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.328932
Catalog number:
328932
Accession number:
278175
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Engineering Steam Toys and Models
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8354-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847154

German Toy Steam Engine

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
boiler: 1 5/8 in; x 4.1275 cm
flywheel: 1 3/4 in; x 4.445 cm
overall: 7 5/8 in; 19.3675 cm
overall: 7 7/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 3 1/4 in; 20.0025 cm x 6.985 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
steam engine and boiler, toy
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
early 20th century
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.328983
Catalog number:
328983
Accession number:
278175
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Engineering Steam Toys and Models
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8550-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847200

Toy Steam Engine

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
wood (base material)
Measurements:
flywheel-from catalog card: 5 1/4 in; x 13.335 cm
boiler-from catalog card: 7 3/8 in x 2 3/4 in; x 18.7325 cm x 6.985 cm
overall-from catalog card: 14 in x 9 3/4 in x 9 in; 35.56 cm x 24.765 cm x 22.86 cm
overall: 14 in x 9 3/4 in x 8 5/8 in; 35.56 cm x 24.765 cm x 21.9075 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
steam engine and boiler, toy
Date made:
early 20th century
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.329014
Catalog number:
329014
Accession number:
278175
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Engineering Steam Toys and Models
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-6f96-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847252
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Toy Steam Engine

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
wood (base material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/4 in x 9 3/4 in x 9 3/4 in; 38.735 cm x 24.765 cm x 24.765 cm
flywheel - from catalog card: 4 in; x 10.16 cm
boiler - from catalog card: 6 in x 2 5/8 in; x 15.24 cm x 6.6675 cm
overall - from catalog card: 15 in x 9 3/4 in x 9 3/4 in; 38.1 cm x 24.765 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
steam engine and boiler, toy
Date made:
early 20th century
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.329015
Catalog number:
329015
Accession number:
278175
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Engineering Steam Toys and Models
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8eb4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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German Toy Steam Engine

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
cast iron (base material)
chrome plated (fittings material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 7/8 in x 4 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in; 32.7025 cm x 12.065 cm x 13.97 cm
vertical brass boiler - from catalog card: 2 1/2 in; x 6.35 cm
base - from catalog card: 13 in x 4 in x 4 in; 33.02 cm x 10.16 cm x 10.16 cm
wheel - from catalog card: 2 1/2 in; x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
early 20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. August Mencken
ID Number:
MC.322909
Catalog number:
322909
Accession number:
220719
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Engineering Steam Toys and Models
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-73fb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847053

German Toy Steam Engine

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
tinplate (castings material)
iron (castings material)
chrome plated (fittings material)
Measurements:
boiler, externally fired - from catalog card: 11 1/2 in x 4 in; x 29.21 cm x 10.16 cm
cast iron flywheel - from catalog card: 4 in; x 10.16 cm
overall - from catalog card: 14 in; 35.56 cm
cylinder, top of boiler - from catalog card: 3/4 in x 1/2 in; 1.905 cm x 1.27 cm
overall: 13 7/8 in x 5 7/8 in x 12 3/8 in; 35.2425 cm x 14.9225 cm x 31.4325 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. August Mencken
ID Number:
MC.322910
Catalog number:
322910
Accession number:
220719
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-9f9b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847220

German Toy Steam Engine

Physical Description:
tinplate (overall material)
iron (castings material)
nickel plated (fittings material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 15 in x 13 in; 24.13 cm x 38.1 cm x 33.02 cm
smokestack: 11 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in; 29.21 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
toy, steam engine and boiler
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
early 20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. August Mencken
ID Number:
MC.322908
Catalog number:
322908
Accession number:
220719
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8eb5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847254
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German Toy Steam Engine

Physical Description:
wood (part material)
Measurements:
boiler - from catalog card: 6 in x 2 1/4 in; x 15.24 cm x 5.715 cm
flywheel - from catalog card: 3 1/8 in; x 7.9375 cm
base - from catalog card: 11 1/4 in x 9 1/2 in; x 28.575 cm x 24.13 cm
overall: 14 1/8 in x 11 1/4 in x 9 1/2 in; 35.8775 cm x 28.575 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
toy steam engine & boiler
toy, generator, steam engine and boiler
toy, steam engine and boiler generator
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
early 20th century
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:
ER.328990
Accession number:
278175
Catalog number:
328990
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-f849-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1063804

Around the World with Doughnuts [magazine page]

Collector:
Steinberg, Sally L. (Sally Levitt)  Search this
Creator:
The Doughnut Magazine  Search this
Collection Collector:
Steinberg, Sally L. (Sally Levitt)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 11.0" X 8.6")
Container:
Box 3, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Periodicals
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Page 8 from The Doughnut Magazine, containing reproductions of photographs and drawings depicting the production, sale, and consumption of doughnnuts in England, South Africa, the Arctic, Genoa, and China.
Local Numbers:
AC0439-0000049.tif (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection 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:
Food habits  Search this
Food  Search this
Doughnuts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 20th century -- Reproductions
Periodicals -- 1940-1950
Collection Citation:
Sally L. Steinberg Collection of Doughnut Ephemera, 1920s-1987, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Sally L. Steinberg Collection of Doughnut Ephemera
Sally L. Steinberg Collection of Doughnut Ephemera / Series 3: Doughnut Corporation of America / The Doughnut Magazine, Clippings
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d3220934-ef1b-43ef-92d6-c96bf9b4459e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0439-ref623

Miner's Safety Lamp

Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 3 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 8.255 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
lamp, safety, mining
mining lamp
Credit Line:
Mine Safety Appliances Company
ID Number:
AG.MHI-MN-7861
Catalog number:
MHI-MN-7861
Accession number:
240639
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Work and Industry: Mining
Mining Lamps
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-e1df-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_872248

Miner's Safety Lamp

Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 3 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 8.255 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
lamp, safety, mining
mining lamp
Credit Line:
Mine Safety Appliances Company
ID Number:
AG.MHI-MN-7860
Catalog number:
MHI-MN-7860
Accession number:
240639
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Work and Industry: Mining
Mining Lamps
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-e1e0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_872249

Miner’s Safety Lamp

Measurements:
overall: 9 1/4 in x 3 in x 3 in; 23.495 cm x 7.62 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
lamp, safety, mining
mining lamp
Credit Line:
Board of Trustees of Lafayette College
ID Number:
AG.MHI-MN-8768
Accession number:
265669
Catalog number:
MHI-MN-8768
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Work and Industry: Mining
Mining Lamps
Work
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-e4c2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_872298

Miner's Safety Lamp

Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 2 1/2 in x 3 in; 25.4 cm x 6.35 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
lamp, safety, mining
mining lamp
Credit Line:
Mine Safety Appliances Company
ID Number:
AG.MHI-MN-7858
Catalog number:
MHI-MN-7858
Accession number:
240639
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Work and Industry: Mining
Mining Lamps
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Natural Resources
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-def7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_872873

1900 - 1910 Lena T. Leigh's Hexagon Quilt Top

Maker:
Leigh, Lena T.  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 86 in x 72 in; 218 cm x 183 cm
Object Name:
quilt
quilt top
Place made:
United States: Virginia, Warrenton
Date made:
1900-1910
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Polly L. Palmer
ID Number:
TE.T16933
Accession number:
307851
Catalog number:
T16933
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-7c48-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556530

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