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Rocket, Surface-to-Air, R-Ss Gs, 15cm

Manufacturer:
Hart Papierwerk Albert Schmidt  Search this
Materials:
Wood
Steel
Paint
Graphite
Body: cardboard; motor and fins: steel; nose: wood
Dimensions:
Storage (Rehoused on aluminum pallet with three additional objects): 121.9 × 200.7 × 124.5cm, 226.8kg (48 × 79 × 49 in., 500lb.)
Type:
CRAFT-Missiles & Rockets
Country of Origin:
Germany
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Army Ordnance Museum
Inventory Number:
A19890586000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv97ea243c0-facc-4f1b-a163-4d0b9ebe88c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19890586000

This Video Exposes Hitler's Secret Illness

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-03-12T13:13:43.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_0w3nsAaOpq4

This Glamorous Star Traded Nazi Germany for Hollywood

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-11-05T16:30:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_Cf9NcxXALbM

American Art in a Global Context: Culture, Commerce, and Propaganda

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Symposia
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-07-25T20:20:21.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_-9-MTAshBCg

Teacher Workshop: A History of Persuasion

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-06-30T14:30:23.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_DVCsR3X9qzI

Operation Pedro Pan - The Largest Recorded Exodus of Unaccompanied Minors in the Western Hemisphere

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-05-06T18:37:35.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianVideos
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianVideos
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_vT0ItwvcQMI

Sand Creek Massacre: 06 Causes and Consequences - Jeff Campbell

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Symposia
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-10-16T19:49:21.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
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SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_n0otLo0NgOU

Were the Letters Ordering the Assassination of Jefferson Davis Real?

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-02-26T16:30:04.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_SV5P7thQE_4

Two covers on album page

Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
IRELAND (republic)
Date:
1908
Object number:
0.232974.1.15
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm856308d7c-0de2-48f4-9e12-40e54417aa85
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.232974.1.15

Hercules of the Union

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Winfield Scott, 13 Jun 1786 - 29 May 1866  Search this
Robert Augustus Toombs, 2 Jul 1810 - 15 Dec 1885  Search this
Alexander Hamilton Stephens, 11 Feb 1812 - 4 Mar 1883  Search this
Jefferson Davis, 3 Jun 1808 - 6 Dec 1889  Search this
Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard, 28 May 1818 - 20 Feb 1893  Search this
David Emanuel Twiggs, 1790 - 1862  Search this
Francis Wilkinson Pickens, 1805 - 1869  Search this
John Buchanan Floyd, 01 Jun 1806 - 26 Aug 1863  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 30.6 × 22.1 cm (12 1/16 × 8 11/16")
Sheet: 45.6 × 34.3 cm (17 15/16 × 13 1/2")
Mat: 56.1 × 40.7 cm (22 1/16 × 16")
Type:
Print
Date:
1861
Topic:
Weapon\Sword  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Epaulet  Search this
Weapon\Club  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Boots  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Mythical  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Muttonchops  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Belt  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Male  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Literature\Writer  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Military and Intelligence\Soldier  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\Confederate President  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Mississippi  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\US Senator\Mississippi  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of War  Search this
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\Governor\Mississippi  Search this
John Buchanan Floyd: Male  Search this
John Buchanan Floyd: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Buchanan Floyd: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Confederate army officer  Search this
John Buchanan Floyd: Politics and Government\Governor\Virginia  Search this
David Emanuel Twiggs: Male  Search this
Winfield Scott: Male  Search this
Winfield Scott: Literature\Writer  Search this
Winfield Scott: Politics and Government\Presidential candidate  Search this
Winfield Scott: Politics and Government\Public official  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\War of 1812 army officer  Search this
Winfield Scott: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Mexican War army officer  Search this
Winfield Scott: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard: Male  Search this
Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard: Literature\Writer  Search this
Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Confederate army officer  Search this
Francis Wilkinson Pickens: Male  Search this
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Male  Search this
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Journalism and Media\Newspaper publisher  Search this
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Georgia  Search this
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Politics and Government\Governor\Georgia  Search this
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Georgia  Search this
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Politics and Government\Confederate Vice President  Search this
Robert Augustus Toombs: Male  Search this
Robert Augustus Toombs: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Robert Augustus Toombs: Politics and Government\Statesman  Search this
Robert Augustus Toombs: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer  Search this
Robert Augustus Toombs: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Confederate army officer  Search this
Robert Augustus Toombs: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Georgia  Search this
Robert Augustus Toombs: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Planter  Search this
Robert Augustus Toombs: Politics and Government\US Senator\Georgia  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.84.102
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
2022 Rehang of Out of Many: Portraits from 1600 to 1900
On View:
NPG, East Gallery 111
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e43929b2-fb0b-46f9-bae7-a061814db6ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.84.102

Oral history interview with Chuzo Tamotzu

Interviewee:
Tamotsu, Chūzō, 1888-1975  Search this
Interviewer:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
An American Group (Organization)  Search this
Artists Equity Association  Search this
Federal Art Project  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Eddy, Stuart  Search this
Force, Juliana, 1876-1948  Search this
Knight, Frederic C., 1898-1979  Search this
Mandelman, Beatrice  Search this
Philipp, Robert, 1895-1981  Search this
Ribak, Louis, 1902-1979  Search this
Rush, Olive, 1873-1966  Search this
Extent:
11 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1964 September 3
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Chuzo Tamotzu (Tamotsu) conducted 1964 September 3 by Sylvia Loomis for the Archives of American Art.
Tamotzu discusses studying Occidental, Oriental art in Japan; traveling to Korea, Manchuria and China, South Sea Islands, Singapore, then Europe for a year; coming to New York in 1920; his involvement with An American Group; Juliana Force recruiting him for the Federal Art Project; being on the Easel Project and also on the Graphic Art Project; the Works Projects Administration; given "pink-slip" on the Project since he was not a U.S. citizen; stint in the U.S. Army, Office of Strategic Service doing propaganda paintings for psychological war material for the Japanese Army and soldiers; settling in Santa Fe, N.M.; Oriental painting; and Artist Equity Association. Tamotzu mentions Beatrice Mandelman, Louis Ribak, Robert Philip, Stuart Eddy, Frederick Knight, and Olive Rush.
Biographical / Historical:
Chuzo Tamotzu (1888-1975) was a Japanese American painter based in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Tamotzu was born in Japan and came to the United States in 1920. He moved to Santa Fe in 1948.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 40 min.
Provenance:
Conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Occupation:
Painters -- New Mexico -- Santa Fe  Search this
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Painting, Japanese  Search this
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Arts, Japanese -- Western influences  Search this
Painting, Asian  Search this
Japanese American art  Search this
Japanese American artists  Search this
Asian American painters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.tamots64
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9606ba830-2b86-4e11-b2ed-09c487270421
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-tamots64
Online Media:

Frontier

Manufacturer:
Frontier Airlines  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Advertising, Commercial Aviation
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 52.1 × 71.9cm (1 ft. 8 1/2 in. × 2 ft. 4 5/16 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Inventory Number:
A19960082000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv994a64682-b1f6-4599-bffb-07430444a8ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19960082000
Online Media:

Propaganda labels on album page

Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Special Use Issues, Labels & Seals
Place:
IRELAND (republic)
Date:
1956
Object number:
0.232974.1.43
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8fd947e31-180d-4acd-8cb6-311a13c57144
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.232974.1.43

Power, presence and space South Asian rituals in archaeological context edited by Henry Albery, Jens-Uwe Hartmann, Himanshu Prabha Ray

Editor:
Albery, Henry  Search this
Hartmann, Jens-Uwe  Search this
Ray, Himanshu Prabha  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 293 pages illustrations (black and white) 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
South Asia
Asie méridionale
Date:
2021
Topic:
Ritual--History  Search this
Rituel--Histoire  Search this
Ritual  Search this
Religious life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1148016

Fred Thompson 2008, Strength Convicition Honesty

Depicted (sitter):
Thompson, Fred  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
multi (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 6 in; 10.16 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
postcard, campaign
postcard
Subject:
Presidential Candidates  Search this
Propaganda  Search this
Elections  Search this
Related event:
Presidential Campaign of 2008  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0017.087
Catalog number:
2008.0017.087
Accession number:
2008.0017
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-2f40-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1397763

Thompson- Please Remember to Vote

Depicted (sitter):
Thompson, Fred  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
white (overall color)
blue (overall color)
gold (overall color)
black (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 6 in; 10.16 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
postcard, campaign
Used:
United States: New Hampshire
Date made:
2007-2008
Associated date:
January 8 2008
Subject:
Presidential Candidates  Search this
Elections  Search this
Propaganda  Search this
Homeland Security  Search this
Immigration  Search this
Anti-Immigration  Search this
Conservatism  Search this
Politics  Search this
Deportation  Search this
Related event:
Presidential Campaign of 2008  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0017.092
Catalog number:
2008.0017.092
Accession number:
2008.0017
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-327a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1397768

Teacher Workshop: Asian Pacific American History: Challenging Propaganda

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-06-30T14:30:17.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
See more by:
americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_5LGfvRO7Zb0

A.B. Aerotransport Flyg Med

Sponsor:
ABA (Aktiebolaget Aerotransport)  Search this
Artist:
Anders Beckman, 1907-1967  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Advertising, Commercial Aviation
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 100.3 x 62.2cm (39 1/2 x 24 1/2 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
Sweden
Date:
circa 1928
Inventory Number:
A19900576000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9453f897a-ec66-4b5d-b7f2-13946e23cc77
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19900576000
Online Media:

Page 8 of album belonging to Lewis C. Smith

Compiled by:
Lewis Curtis Smith, American, 1921 - 1997  Search this
Subject of:
Tuskegee Airmen, 1941 - 1946  Search this
Walter F. White, American, 1893 - 1955  Search this
Medium:
paper, adhesive, silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (2015.272.8a image): 2 5/16 × 3 1/4 in. (5.8 × 8.3 cm)
H x W (2015.272.8a sheet): 2 7/16 × 3 7/16 in. (6.2 × 8.7 cm)
H x W (2015.272.8b image): 2 1/8 × 3 3/8 in. (5.4 × 8.5 cm)
H x W (2015.272.8b sheet): 2 3/8 × 3 9/16 in. (6 × 9 cm)
H x W (2015.272.8c image): 3 1/2 × 2 7/16 in. (8.9 × 6.2 cm)
H x W (2015.272.8c sheet): 3 11/16 × 2 9/16 in. (9.4 × 6.5 cm)
H x W (2015.272.8d image): 2 5/16 × 3 1/4 in. (5.8 × 8.3 cm)
H x W (2015.272.8d sheet): 2 7/16 × 3 7/16 in. (6.2 × 8.8 cm)
H x W (2015.272.8e image): 2 5/16 × 3 7/16 in. (5.9 × 8.8 cm)
H x W (2015.272.8e sheet): 2 9/16 × 3 3/4 in. (6.5 × 9.5 cm)
H x W (page): 8 7/16 × 10 13/16 in. (21.5 × 27.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
photograph albums
Date:
1943-1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Military  Search this
Tuskegee Airmen  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Victoria L.Thornton and Family
Object number:
2015.272.8a-e
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5327b1454-ef0c-4942-b8e4-4f50f0686360
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.272.8a-e

Vietnam Color Slides and Archival Material [Keller]

Creator:
Keller, Richard  Search this
Names:
Keller, Richard  Search this
Extent:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Color slides
Pamphlets
Date:
1966-1967
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of the following: United States Military Assistance Command Vietnam 'Command Information,' and 'The Enemy ...in Vietnam,' February 1967; Trainee Handout for Small Arms Training Unit; Ready Reference Facts on South Vietnam; 'Information Guidance for Military Units Alerted for Vietnam,' August 1966; handout on the 366th Tactical Fighter Wing 'Gunfighters' at DaNang Air Base; a North Vietnamese Propaganda Handbook, 1968; four chits, including a safe-conduct pass; and 105 color slides of aircraft, personnel and Vietnamese scenes shot by Keller and copied by the Museum's Photo Lab.
Biographical / Historical:
Richard Keller was an Aircraft Electrical Repairman Specialist at Ta Son Nhut AFB RVN during 1966-1967, where he was a North American F-100 maintenance mechanic.
General:
NASMrev
Provenance:
Richard Keller, Gift, 1993, 1993-0025, NASM
Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests
Topic:
North American F-100 Super Sabre (Sabre 45) Family  Search this
Vietnam War, 1961-1975  Search this
Aeronautics, Military  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Aerial operations, American  Search this
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Aerial operations  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Pamphlets
Identifier:
NASM.1993.0025
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg2cfa87066-707e-42f6-8f4b-759a9472bb2d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nasm-1993-0025

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