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33c 20th Century Limited single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 3335
Printer:
Ashton-Potter USA (Ltd)  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolor) / lithography
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
August 26, 1999
Topic:
Contemporary (1990-present)  Search this
Trains  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
1999.2026.207
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm85b44e211-827c-4dde-b800-7c02d8dcb240
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1999.2026.207
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Gold Dust Scouring Cleanser

Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 7/8 in x 3 in x 3 in; 12.3825 cm x 7.62 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Can, Scouring Powder
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Cambridge
Date made:
early 20th century
Subject:
Blacks  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
CL.280280.05
Accession number:
280280
Catalog number:
280280.05
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Cultural and Community Life: Ethnic
Transcontinental Railroad
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f1cd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_659682

hat, chinese worker

Physical Description:
grass; cane (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 17 1/2 in; 19.05 cm x 44.45 cm
Object Name:
Hat
hat, chinese worker
Place made:
Southeast Asia
Place used:
United States: California
Date made:
20th century
Subject:
Headgear  Search this
ID Number:
CL.280280.13
Catalog number:
280280.13
Accession number:
280280
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Cultural and Community Life: Ethnic
Agriculture
Transcontinental Railroad
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-daab-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_674989
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Steam Locomotive, Southern Railway 1401

User:
Southern Railway  Search this
Maker:
American Locomotive Company. Richmond Works  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
steel (overall material)
green (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 15 ft x 10 ft x 92 ft; 4.572 m x 3.048 m x 28.0416 m
Object Name:
locomotive, steam
locomotive
locomotive, passenger
locomotive, full size
Place Made:
United States: Virginia, Richmond
Date made:
1926
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
TR.320000
Accession number:
196330
196330
Catalog number:
320000.01
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-7ffb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_214493
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Conductor's Cap, Long Island Rail Road

Object Name:
cap, conductor's
Other Terms:
cap, conductor's; Rail
Place made:
United States: New York, Long Island
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Commuting  Search this
ID Number:
TR.335006
Catalog number:
335006
Accession number:
315445
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Work
Clothing & Accessories
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-57cc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843147
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Hobo statue made of railroad spike

Physical Description:
cloth (part: bandana material)
metal, iron (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in; 27.94 cm
Object Name:
Statue, Spike
Location where used:
United States: Ohio
Associated Place:
United States: Pennsylvania, Altoona
Date made:
mid 20th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Garnette Hamilton
ID Number:
1987.0699.06
Accession number:
1987.0699
Catalog number:
1987.0699.06
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-038b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_682786

Esperanza Spalding

Artist:
Sandrine Lee, born 1972  Search this
Sitter:
Esperanza Spalding, born 1984  Search this
Medium:
Digitally exposed chromogenic print
Dimensions:
Image: 40.5 x 61 cm (15 15/16 x 24")
Sheet: 50.7 x 71.2 cm (19 15/16 x 28 1/16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\Connecticut
Date:
2010 (printed 2012)
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Violin  Search this
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pencil  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Bench  Search this
Music\Sheet music  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Cello  Search this
Interior\Train station  Search this
Esperanza Spalding: Female  Search this
Esperanza Spalding: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Esperanza Spalding: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Esperanza Spalding: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Sandrine Lee
Object number:
C/NPG.2012.42
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
20th Century Americans: 2000 to Present
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 341
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f238680a-347f-4d05-9f04-be717317dfdf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_C_NPG.2012.42

Rutland Railroad Rutland Fair Horseshow and Carnival

Other:
Rutland Railroad  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Advertising, Air Shows and Races
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 40.6 × 15.9cm (1 ft. 4 in. × 6 1/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1911
Inventory Number:
A19960099000
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/nv9f917d6df-5254-4e0c-9393-3f762d6ecb30
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19960099000
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Pennsylvania Railroad Coast to Coast in 48 Hours

Sponsor:
Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railway  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad  Search this
Transcontinental Air Transport (T.A.T)  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Advertising, Commercial Aviation
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 101.6 x 66cm (40 x 26 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1929
Inventory Number:
A19900863000
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/nv934b775f2-5f91-4373-b731-2969243a3ed2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19900863000
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Hotel by a Railroad

Artist:
Edward Hopper, American, b. Nyack, New York, 1882–1967  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
31 1/4 x 40 1/8 in. (79.4 x 101.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1952)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2507
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Social Realism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py20c6f5a85-211e-48d8-8928-b98737628a92
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2507

Fuel-Steam Calculator Circular Slide Rule for Norfolk & Western Railway, invented by Fred Q. Saunders

Maker:
Whitehead & Hoag Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 15.3 cm x 15.3 cm x .9 cm; 6 1/32 in x 6 1/32 in x 11/32 in
Object Name:
slide rule
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Date made:
1943-1959
Subject:
Patented  Search this
Rule, Calculating  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Mathematics  Search this
ID Number:
1984.1080.01
Accession number:
1984.1080
Catalog number:
1984.1080.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Slide Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-a1d8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1215033
Online Media:

Untitled--Subway Exit/Keep Left Sign, from the portfolio Photographs of New York

Artist:
Reginald Marsh, born Paris, France 1898-died Dorset, VT 1954  Search this
Publisher:
Middendorf Gallery, active Washington, DC 20th century  Search this
Jem Hom, active ca. 1976  Search this
Printer:
Ron Stark, born Sidney, NY 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 5 x 7 1/4 in. (12.8 x 18.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1938-1945, printed 1976
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
Object\other\sign  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\railroad station  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Douglas Kenyon
Object number:
1986.94.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7778149bc-1fd1-4d55-a9a7-5a8424eaba7e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.94.15

Untitled--Subway Exit/Keep Left Sign, from the portfolio Photographs of New York

Artist:
Reginald Marsh, born Paris, France 1898-died Dorset, VT 1954  Search this
Publisher:
Middendorf Gallery, active Washington, DC 20th century  Search this
Jem Hom, active ca. 1976  Search this
Printer:
Ron Stark, born Sidney, NY 1944  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 5 x 7 1/4 in. (12.8 x 18.4 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1938-1945, printed 1976
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Object\other\sign  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\railroad station  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Dr. Katherine Alley and Dr. Richard Flax
Object number:
1982.115.22
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7144e6d74-9186-42bc-99cc-e58cdb040169
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1982.115.22

Carex normalis Mack.

Collector:
Roderick H. Simmons  Search this
Place:
Alexandria, E of S. Quaker Lane below Duke St. and N of RR tracks, E of old Seminary Station and was a major railroad depot and fruit-packing station until tracks were removed late int he 20th century., Fairfax, Virginia, United States, North America
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae Cyperoideae
Published Name:
Carex normalis Mack.
Barcode:
01177190
USNM Number:
3653403
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
DC Flora
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36004f175-fa57-4057-90e8-2176eb0f7ad3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10795417
Online Media:

Carex gravida L.H. Bailey

Collector:
Roderick H. Simmons  Search this
Place:
Alexandria, E of S. Quaker Lane below Duke St. and N of RR tracks, E of old Seminary Station and was a major railroad depot and fruit-packing station until tracks were removed late int he 20th century., Fairfax, Virginia, United States, North America
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae Cyperoideae
Published Name:
Carex gravida L.H. Bailey
Barcode:
01177193
USNM Number:
3653406
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
DC Flora
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32dcb1cba-d30a-40d2-886f-776024aae67d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10795699
Online Media:

Carex austrina Mack.

Collector:
Roderick H. Simmons  Search this
J. M. Parrish  Search this
Place:
Alexandria, E of S. Quaker Lane below Duke St. and N of RR tracks, E of old Seminary Station and was a major railroad depot and fruit-packing station until tracks were removed late int he 20th century., Fairfax, Virginia, United States, North America
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae Cyperoideae
Published Name:
Carex austrina Mack.
Barcode:
01177195
USNM Number:
3653405
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
DC Flora
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/385d0db17-9e70-417b-81ca-b72566a7d385
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10795728
Online Media:

Carex fissa Mack. var. fissa

Collector:
Roderick H. Simmons  Search this
J. M. Parrish  Search this
Place:
Alexandria, E of S. Quaker Lane below Duke St. and N of RR tracks, E of old Seminary Station and was a major railroad depot and fruit-packing station until tracks were removed late int he 20th century., Fairfax, Virginia, United States, North America
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae Cyperoideae
Published Name:
Carex fissa Mack. var. fissa
Barcode:
01177196
USNM Number:
3653404
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
DC Flora
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a3a23325-3b4a-4105-bbf0-f7bb119fe314
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10795745
Online Media:

Carex molesta Mack.

Collector:
Roderick H. Simmons  Search this
Place:
Alexandria, E of S. Quaker Lane below Duke St. and N of RR tracks, E of old Seminary Station and was a major railroad depot and fruit-packing station until tracks were removed late int he 20th century., Fairfax, Virginia, United States, North America
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae Cyperoideae
Published Name:
Carex molesta Mack.
Barcode:
01177192
USNM Number:
3653407
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
DC Flora
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37400a5f2-9028-4b14-9745-1cb7f88451ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10795680
Online Media:

Carex opaca (F.J. Herm.) P. Rothr. & Reznicek

Collector:
Roderick H. Simmons  Search this
Place:
Alexandria, E of S. Quaker Lane below Duke St. and N of RR tracks, E of old Seminary Station and was a major railroad depot and fruit-packing station until tracks were removed late int he 20th century., Fairfax, Virginia, United States, North America
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae Cyperoideae
Published Name:
Carex opaca (F.J. Herm.) P. Rothr. & Reznicek
Barcode:
01177191
USNM Number:
3636591
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
DC Flora
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31c0a23ba-82a1-4f27-a91a-05ca3dd547ce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10795662
Online Media:

Carex arkansana (L.H. Bailey) L.H. Bailey

Collector:
Roderick H. Simmons  Search this
Place:
Alexandria, E of S. Quaker Lane below Duke St. and N of RR tracks, E of old Seminary Station and was a major railroad depot and fruit-packing station until tracks were removed late int he 20th century., Fairfax, Virginia, United States, North America
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae Cyperoideae
Published Name:
Carex arkansana (L.H. Bailey) L.H. Bailey
Barcode:
01177194
USNM Number:
3653402
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
DC Flora
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c3ce0672-989c-4c9d-aba2-7adcb536a398
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10795717
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