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Blanket

Collector:
Joseph Fabish  Search this
Donor Name:
Christian Pettersen  Search this
Length:
166 cm
Width:
130 cm
Culture:
Quechua  Search this
Object Type:
Blanket
Place:
Mollebamba, La Libertad, Peru, South America
Accession Date:
26 May 2009
Collection Date:
1977 to 2006
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2047706
USNM Number:
E432119-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38939e99b-966b-48e1-b137-671e565e9a0e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8941114
Online Media:

Raphine

Artist:
Micah Evans, born Cashmere, WA 1975  Search this
Medium:
lampworked glass
Type:
(not assigned)
Crafts
Date:
2015
Topic:
Object\other\appliance  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Fleur S. Bresler
Object number:
2021.48.27
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Renwick Gallery
On View:
Renwick Gallery, 1st Floor, Room 104
Renwick Gallery, 1st Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79d30d7af-d416-4a40-a442-78306d725afd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2021.48.27

Mrs. Fuller at sewing machine. [No. 1769 : photonegative,]

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Names:
Fuller, Alvan T., Mrs.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Boston (Mass.) -- 1920-1930
Massachusetts
Date:
1926
Scope and Contents:
BOSTON, Mass.--Mrs. Alvan T. Fuller, wife of the Governor of the Bay State, entered the ranks of the garment workers of Boston long enough yesterday morning to sew the first Prosanis label on a Boston made garment. She took her needle in hand in the dress shop of Saul F. Matthews Co. and then at the coat shop of Carnicelli and Collins, and attached the new sanitary labels to garments just completed. Her action was the signal for thousands of needle workers in Boston to start sewing Prosanis labels on their products. Photo shows Mrs. Fuller at sewing machine. 5/8/26. [Caption with picture.]
Local Numbers:
RSN 18215
General:
Currently stored in box 3.1.70 [227A].
Orig. no. A-204.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Factories  Search this
Seamstresses  Search this
Sewing machines  Search this
Women laborers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1920-1930 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass.
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.1: Underwood and Underwood Negatives / RSN Numbers 18165-18288
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep89d03bed9-9ab4-42b1-8a72-f75b7910dc20
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref14649

[Mrs. Alvan T. Fuller at sewing machine. Active No. 1770 : non-stereo photonegative,]

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Names:
Fuller, Alvan T., Mrs.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Boston (Mass.) -- 1920-1930
Massachusetts
Date:
1926
Scope and Contents:
BOSTON, Mass.--Mrs. Alvan T. Fuller, wife of the Governor of the Bay State, entered the ranks of the garment workers of Boston long enough yesterday morning to sew the first Prosanis label on a Boston made garment. This little ceremony marked the adoption by the Joint Board of Sanitary Control of New England of the new label. The label shows that the factory wherein the garment is made had complied with the hygienic measures recommended by representatives of the public, the employers, and the workers sitting jointly. Photo shows Mrs. Fuller sitting among the workers and sewing on label by hand. On her left are Anne Antewe and Rosie Angee. 5/8/26.
Local Numbers:
RSN 18217
General:
Currently stored in box 3.1.70 [227A].
Orig. no. A-204.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Factories  Search this
Seamstresses  Search this
Sewing machines  Search this
Women laborers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1920-1930 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass.
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.1: Underwood and Underwood Negatives / RSN Numbers 18165-18288
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8bcc15318-ace2-4bbd-8183-984e23ef04e8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref14651

[Tourists in city park; huge White Sewing Machine building in background : Stereo photonegative.]

Topic:
WESTERN TRIP
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3-3/4" x 7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
California
Local Numbers:
RSN 1316
General:
Currently stored in box 1.1.9 [38].
Orig. no. 27-C.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
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:
Architecture -- California  Search this
Buildings -- California  Search this
Sewing machines  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 1: H. C. White glass plates / 1.1: H.C. White Negatives / RSN Numbers 1247-1327
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep85745b29f-28b5-4919-a881-a10b34d5879c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref2198

Mexican Game Songs and Carols (Latin American Children's Game Songs, FW 7851)

Recorder:
Yurchenco, Henrietta  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Contents:
Al citron -- La bella hortelana = The pretty farmer -- Arroz con leche = Rice and milk ; Ring around the rosie -- A la vibora de la mar = To the serpent of the sea -- Don Gato = Sir Cat -- Los posadas: Caminta = Procession ; Hermosa Maria = Lovely Mary ; Pastorcita virgen ; Virgen shepherdess -- Songs of the pin.ata -- Arullo = Lullaby -- I have to the teacher -- Erichori -- Tu maquina de coser = Your sewing machine ; La negrita tonga = The plump negrita ; Arroz con leche = Rice and milk -- San sereni -- La madrugada = The dawn --Inerz -- Mambrur -- Las tres cautivas = The three captives -- Palomita blanca = The little white dove -- Cantar pastorcitos = Sing little shepherds --Christmas carol = Aguinaldo -- An.o nuevo = New Years carol.
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-7RR-2177
General:
Folkways 7851

CDR copy
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-7RR-2177
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / CD / Commercial / Folkways Recordings
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk532fc2164-3c0d-4c5f-8671-cf4aa901436b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref20523

Latin American Chilren's Games

Recorder:
Yurchenco, Henrietta  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Mexico
Puerto Rico
United States
Contents:
Tu maquina de coser = Your sewing machine ; La negrita tonga = The plump negrita ; Arroz con leche = Rice and milk -- San Sereni -- La madrugada = The dawn -- Inez -- Mambru -- Las tres cautivas = The three captives -- Palomita blanca = The little white dove -- Cantar pastorcitos = Sing little shepherds -- Aguinaldo -- Ano nuevo = New years carol.
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-7RR-2823
General:
CDR copy

FW-ASCH-7RR-2823, in a black tape box, is identical to the second half of the Smithsonian Folkways recording, "Latin American Children Game Songs," FW07851, issued in 1968, and recorded by Henrietta Yurchenco in Mexico and Puerto Rico. The recording features field recordings of both children and adults.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Topic:
Music -- Juvenile  Search this
Music -- Mexico  Search this
Puerto Rico -- Songs and music  Search this
Mexico -- Songs and music  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-7RR-2823
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / CD / CDR copy
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk59da99545-c657-4d9e-857d-d2ff3d07f249
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref21054

My Man/The Song of the Sewing-Machine

Artist:
Brice, Fanny  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 45 rpm, 7 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-78-3372

Victor.21168
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Victor
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-78-3372
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / 78 RPM
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk555eb5460-c690-4c64-b600-9234b09d5022
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref24105

Zululand

Extent:
1 Postcard (letterpress halftone., color, 9 x 16 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
South Africa
Zululand (South Africa)
Date:
1892
Scope and Contents:
Postcard of six Africans posing by a Singer sewing machine. Caption on verso reads: "Zululand. This is a fertile, well-watered country of South Africa, on the Indian Ocean, and forms a part of the region known as Kaffraria. The native Zulus are a fine warlike people of the Bantu stock, speaking the Bantu language. This language extends over more than half of Africa and is one of great beauty and flexibility. The Zulu bids fair to be as forward in civilization as he has been in war. Our group represents the Zulus after less than a century of civilization. Worth wins everywhere. Our agent at Cape Town supplies both European and Native inhabitants of Zululand, the Transvaal, and Free Orange State with thousands of Singer Machines. The Singer Manufacturing Co."
Local Numbers:
EEPA SA-25-02
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Industries  Search this
Singer Manufacturing Company, Ltd.  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA 2015-007-0001
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 41: South Africa (SA)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo799546023-e714-4ae1-8c30-215cea3c913f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1039

Lagos, Africa

Creator:
Singer Manufacturing Company  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (halftone., col., 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Nigeria
Nigeria -- Lagos -- Lagos
Date:
[ca. 1915]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Lagos, Africa."
Printed text on verso reads: "Singer No. 66-1; On Drawing Room Cabinet No. 31.; Your choice of the following on this Cabinet: Singer No. 66-1, Oscillating Hook; Singer No. 15-30, Oscillating Shuttle; Ninger No. 115-1, Rotary Hook; Singer No. 127-3, Vibrating Shuttle; Ad No 1652."
Local Numbers:
EEPA NR-04-20
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Artists -- Africa  Search this
Sewing  Search this
Textile crafts  Search this
Sewing machines  Search this
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA NR 2007-007-0014
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 34: Nigeria (NR)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo73b3f5b66-10ae-45e0-ac3f-b47d6554ceb0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref6932

Sewing machines Zaria

Creator:
C.M.S. Bookshop, Lagos  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (photograph., monochrome, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Africa
Nigeria
Nigeria -- Kaduna -- Zaria
Date:
[ca. 1920]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on recto reads: "Sewing Machines, Zaria."
Printed text on verso reads: "Copyright: The C.M.S. Bookshop, Lagos.; This is a Real Photograph. Printed in England."
Local Numbers:
EEPA NR-04-19
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Artists -- Africa  Search this
Sewing  Search this
Textile crafts  Search this
Sewing machines  Search this
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA NR 2012-001-1666
See more items in:
African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 34: Nigeria (NR)
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo770d45d45-c901-4d0c-9538-4085593c6bd6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref6979

Isaac Merrit Singer

Artist:
Edward Harrison May, 1824 - 1887  Search this
Sitter:
Isaac Merrit Singer, 27 Oct 1811 - 23 Jul 1875  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 130.8 x 98.7 x 3.2cm (51 1/2 x 38 7/8 x 1 1/4")
Frame: 144.8 x 112.4 x 6.7cm (57 x 44 1/4 x 2 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1869
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Chain  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Isaac Merrit Singer: Male  Search this
Isaac Merrit Singer: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer  Search this
Isaac Merrit Singer: Science and Technology\Inventor\Sewing machine  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Singer Company
Object number:
NPG.75.37
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm44d7317c7-3e02-4d9d-ba26-5f062b60c483
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.75.37

1860 - 1875 Machine Quilted Quilt

Quilter:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 76 in x 63 in; 193 cm x 159 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1860-1875
Subject:
Quilting  Search this
sewing machine  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Schwartz
ID Number:
TE.T18240
Catalog number:
T18240
Accession number:
1977.0101
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-d02e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556592
Online Media:

patent model; machine, sewing

Object Name:
Machine, Sewing
patent model
machine, sewing
Object Type:
machine sewing
Other Terms:
Machine, Sewing; Bookbinding
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83140G45
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-2546-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_817901

patent model; machine, sewing

Object Name:
Machine, Sewing
patent model
machine, sewing
Object Type:
machine sewing
Other Terms:
Machine, Sewing; Bookbinding
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83140G46
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-2547-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_817902

patent model; machine, sewing

Object Name:
Machine, Sewing
patent model
machine, sewing
Object Type:
machine sewing
Other Terms:
Machine, Sewing; Bookbinding
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83140G50
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-254a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_817906

patent model; machine, sewing

Object Name:
Machine, Sewing
patent model
machine, sewing
Object Type:
machine sewing
Other Terms:
Machine, Sewing; Bookbinding
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83140G52
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-254c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_817908

patent model; machine, sewing

Object Name:
Machine, Sewing
patent model
machine, sewing
Object Type:
machine sewing
Other Terms:
Machine, Sewing; Bookbinding
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83140G56
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-26b4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_817912

patent model; machine, sewing

Object Name:
Machine, Sewing
patent model
machine, sewing
Object Type:
machine sewing
Other Terms:
Machine, Sewing; Bookbinding
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83140G57
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-26b5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_817913

patent model; machine, sewing

Object Name:
Machine, Sewing
patent model
machine, sewing
Object Type:
machine sewing
Other Terms:
Machine, Sewing; Bookbinding
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN83140G58
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-8c71-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_817914

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