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Long-Period Horizontal Seismometer (WWSSN)

Maker:
Geotechnical Corporation  Search this
W. F. Sprengnether Instrument Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 54 cm x 57 cm x 63 cm; 21 1/4 in x 22 7/16 in x 24 13/16 in
Object Name:
seismometer
Place made:
United States: Texas, Dallas
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
Date made:
1961-1962
Related event:
Cold War  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Geological Society
ID Number:
1999.0275.04
Catalog number:
1999.0275.04
Accession number:
1999.0275
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Science & Mathematics
Seismographs
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-e82e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1445876

Long-Period Vertical Seismometer (WWSSN)

Maker:
W. F. Sprengnether Instrument Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 25 in x 15 in x 26 in; 63.5 cm x 38.1 cm x 66.04 cm
Object Name:
seismometer
Place made:
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
Date made:
1961-1962
Related event:
Cold War  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Geological Survey
ID Number:
1999.0275.03
Catalog number:
1999.0275.03
Accession number:
1999.0275
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Measuring & Mapping
Science & Mathematics
Seismographs
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-e883-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1445875

Ralph Bunche, from the portfolio 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, born Cedar Rapids, IA 1880-died New York City 1964  Search this
Printer:
Richard Benson, born Newport, RI 1943-died Providence, RI 2017  Search this
Sitter:
Ralph Bunche  Search this
Medium:
photogravure
Dimensions:
image: 8 3/4 × 5 7/8 in. (22.2 × 14.9 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photomechanical Reproduction
Date:
1951, printed 1983
Topic:
African American  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Occupation\science\political science  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Endowment for the Arts
Copyright:
Photograph © Van Vechten Trust; Compilation/Publication © Eakins Press Foundation. From 'O, Write My Name': American Portraits, Harlem Heroes (Eakins, 2015)
Object number:
1983.63.147
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/vk738f05787-b3d4-44dd-8f2d-e34b7a1abeba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.63.147

Untitled (Individual element from The Healing Machine)

Artist:
Emery Blagdon, born Callaway, NE 1907-died Callaway, NE 1986  Search this
Medium:
popsicle sticks, tin foil, paper tape, copper wire and steel
Dimensions:
7 7/8 × 8 1/2 × 5/8 in. (20.0 × 21.6 × 1.6 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1956-1984
Topic:
Allegory\arts and sciences\medicine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Margaret Z. Robson Collection, Gift of John E. and Douglas O. Robson
Object number:
2016.38.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, West Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d9d61e59-9e09-4a6c-bdd8-3d2728f2e41b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.38.8

Untitled (Individual element from The Healing Machine)

Artist:
Emery Blagdon, born Callaway, NE 1907-died Callaway, NE 1986  Search this
Medium:
popsicle sticks, tin foil, paper tape, copper wire and steel
Dimensions:
8 in. × 7 5/8 in. × 1/2 in. (20.3 × 19.4 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1956-1984
Topic:
Allegory\arts and sciences\medicine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Margaret Z. Robson Collection, Gift of John E. and Douglas O. Robson
Object number:
2016.38.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, West Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk780a0d419-70c7-4063-a5c5-6a2b29056304
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2016.38.7

Stresscaps

Maker:
American Cyanamid Company. Lederle Laboratories Division  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 10.7 cm x 6.6 cm; 4 3/16 in x 2 5/8 in
overall: 4 3/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 11.1125 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Vitamin
Bottle
vitamin product
Date made:
c. 1950 - 1980
Subject:
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins  Search this
ID Number:
2005.0100.016
Catalog number:
2005.0100.016
Accession number:
2005.0100
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-9a98-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1287944
Online Media:

Watts Carotid Artery Compressor

Maker:
Ator, Henry A.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel, spring (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 in; 10.16 cm x 11.43 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
Compressor, Carotid Artery
Other Terms:
Compressor, Carotid Artery; Medicine
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
c.1950
Date(s) of previous ownership:
1986 03 04
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry A. Ator
ID Number:
1986.0376.05
Accession number:
1986.0376
Catalog number:
1986.0376.05
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-812e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_738845

10c Amethyst single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1540
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolor) / lithography, engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
June 13, 1974
Topic:
The Environment  Search this
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Science  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1985.0482.20039
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8064b1ac1-0f71-49e2-ba00-31506285537c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1985.0482.20039

10c Rhodochrosite single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1541
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolor) / lithography, engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
June 13, 1974
Topic:
The Environment  Search this
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Science  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1985.0482.20040
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8ac8118c8-ebbd-4b19-a13f-15311950ca16
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1985.0482.20040

Watts-Freeman Precision Leucotome

Maker:
Ator, Henry A.  Search this
Physical Description:
steel, stainless (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 cm; x 7 1/2 in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 9 3/8 in x 4 in; 5.715 cm x 23.8125 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
Leucotome
leucotome
Other Terms:
Leucotome; Medicine
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
c. 1950
Date(s) of previous ownership:
1986 03 04
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry A. Ator
ID Number:
1986.0376.03
Accession number:
1986.0376
Catalog number:
1986.0376.03
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-74de-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_738843
Online Media:

20c Fossil Fuels single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2009
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored)/ photogravure
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Tennessee
United States of America
Date:
April 29, 1982
Topic:
Science  Search this
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2006.2034.101
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm823f2c4e1-9a15-423d-8540-1f8646b2e091
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2006.2034.101

20c Breeder Reactor single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2008
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored)/ photogravure
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Tennessee
United States of America
Date:
April 29, 1982
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Science  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2006.2034.100
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8a106684c-bfd9-49aa-bb85-946b3481906c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2006.2034.100

20c Synthetic Fuels single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2007
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored)/ photogravure
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Tennessee
United States of America
Date:
April 29, 1982
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Science  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2006.2034.99
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8374cba59-7010-4462-9cd7-a1cb186be04a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2006.2034.99

20c Solar Energy single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 2006
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored)/ photogravure
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Tennessee
United States of America
Date:
April 29, 1982
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Science  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2006.2034.98
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm81c82b5c3-4a2a-4280-8dc6-7878b3d6cd1b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2006.2034.98

Untitled (Individual element from The Healing Machine)

Artist:
Emery Blagdon, born Callaway, NE 1907-died Callaway, NE 1986  Search this
Medium:
steel, wire, popsicle sticks, tin foil, paper, and tape
Dimensions:
8 3/8 × 7 3/4 × 3/4 in. (21.3 × 19.7 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1955-1986
Topic:
Allegory\arts and sciences\medicine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2015.31.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, West Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75fea7786-a091-4f36-89ea-a46759ad9dab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.31.5

Untitled (Individual element from the Healing Machine)

Artist:
Emery Blagdon, born Callaway, NE 1907-died Callaway, NE 1986  Search this
Medium:
paint, aluminum, copper, foil, wood, and mixed media
Dimensions:
6 × 3 1/4 × 3/4 in. (15.2 × 8.3 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1955-1986
Topic:
Allegory\arts and sciences\medicine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2015.45.11
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, West Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ac2cfa00-d578-4b54-9b8d-662bd4649a58
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.45.11

Untitled (Individual element from the Healing Machine)

Artist:
Emery Blagdon, born Callaway, NE 1907-died Callaway, NE 1986  Search this
Medium:
paint, aluminum, copper, foil, and wood
Dimensions:
6 × 3 1/4 × 3/4 in. (15.2 × 8.3 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1955-1986
Topic:
Allegory\arts and sciences\medicine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2015.45.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, West Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7005f1747-42ba-423f-ad81-af1d1dce6a84
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.45.2

Untitled (Individual element from the Healing Machine)

Artist:
Emery Blagdon, born Callaway, NE 1907-died Callaway, NE 1986  Search this
Medium:
paint, aluminum, copper, foil, wood, and mixed media
Dimensions:
6 × 3 1/4 × 3/4 in. (15.2 × 8.3 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1955-1986
Topic:
Allegory\arts and sciences\medicine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2015.45.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, West Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c1664aae-c367-49ec-8dae-0fffa609791d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.45.3

Untitled (Individual element from The Healing Machine)

Artist:
Emery Blagdon, born Callaway, NE 1907-died Callaway, NE 1986  Search this
Medium:
steel, copper, masking tape, aluminum foil, and mixed media
Dimensions:
49 × 7 1/2 in. (124.5 × 19.1 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1955-1986
Topic:
Allegory\arts and sciences\medicine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2015.31.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, West Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7c01f476d-b02f-4720-8343-f1c3018842b3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.31.6

Untitled (Individual element from the Healing Machine)

Artist:
Emery Blagdon, born Callaway, NE 1907-died Callaway, NE 1986  Search this
Medium:
paint, aluminum, copper, foil, and wood
Dimensions:
6 × 4 × 1 in. (15.2 × 10.2 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Folk Art
Date:
ca. 1955-1986
Topic:
Allegory\arts and sciences\medicine  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
2015.45.16
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1st Floor, West Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ccae22a5-a645-49dc-a8c8-971e968ca6aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2015.45.16

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