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Undenominated Shipment of Spirits in Tank Trucks revenue stamp

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (Booklet): 12 × 9 1/2 × 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 × 1.27 cm) Height x Width (Sheet): 12 × 9 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1953
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1998.2013.604.10
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8e0c6faf6-7220-4a75-9d6f-860e2ef2a3cb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1998.2013.604.10

Undenominated Shipment of Spirits in Tank Trucks revenue stamp

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (Booklet): 12 × 9 1/2 × 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 × 1.27 cm) Height x Width (Sheet): 12 × 9 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1953
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1998.2013.604.11
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8ec03b012-d4d7-4b82-b6ad-bb2c32d267dd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1998.2013.604.11

Undenominated Shipment of Spirits in Tank Trucks revenue stamp

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (Booklet): 12 × 9 1/2 × 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 × 1.27 cm) Height x Width (Sheet): 12 × 9 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1953
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1998.2013.604.12
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8fe1f8ec1-b935-4ab5-b408-d536d09bbc57
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1998.2013.604.12

Undenominated Shipment of Spirits in Tank Trucks revenue stamp

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (Booklet): 12 × 9 1/2 × 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 × 1.27 cm) Height x Width (Sheet): 12 × 9 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1953
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1998.2013.604.13
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm847326f6e-4e1e-4976-aa3c-2bce7648b0eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1998.2013.604.13

Undenominated Shipment of Spirits in Tank Trucks revenue stamp booklet

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (Booklet): 12 × 9 1/2 × 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 × 1.27 cm) Height x Width (Sheet): 12 × 9 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1953
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1998.2013.604.14
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8e75520f4-1b2f-4f88-a506-205f53839a8c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1998.2013.604.14

Undenominated Shipment of Spirits in Tank Trucks revenue stamp booklet

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (Booklet): 12 × 9 1/2 × 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 × 1.27 cm) Height x Width (Sheet): 12 × 9 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1953
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1998.2013.604.15
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8a5d48844-8318-4667-bf39-0e1c26e1f974
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1998.2013.604.15

Undenominated Shipment of Spirits in Tank Trucks revenue stamp booklet

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (Booklet): 12 × 9 1/2 × 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 × 1.27 cm) Height x Width (Sheet): 12 × 9 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1953
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1998.2013.604.16
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8179ba55e-b207-443e-92c6-dc71787c3508
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1998.2013.604.16

Undenominated Shipment of Spirits in Tank Trucks revenue stamp

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (Booklet): 12 × 9 1/2 × 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 × 1.27 cm) Height x Width (Sheet): 12 × 9 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1953
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1998.2013.604.8
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm87810a817-8d3a-42b4-b84a-efc8728ae60e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1998.2013.604.8

Undenominated Shipment of Spirits in Tank Trucks revenue stamp

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth (Booklet): 12 × 9 1/2 × 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 × 1.27 cm) Height x Width (Sheet): 12 × 9 1/2 in. (30.48 × 24.13 cm)
Type:
Revenue Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1953
Topic:
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Object number:
1998.2013.604.9
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm89c9b29bb-9bd5-4948-9124-3aa99a0b4ad0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1998.2013.604.9

Episode 166

Collection Producer:
Lodge, Arthur  Search this
Arthur Lodge Productions.  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Association of Manufacturers  Search this
Extent:
1 Motion picture film
Container:
Reel AC0507-OF0166
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Motion picture films
Date:
1953 December 16
Scope and Contents:
Filling the Facts! Processing microfilm for storage in old mine at Iron Mountain in NY. American Microfilming Service, New Haven, CT.

Pushing Out the Pipe! Manufacturing seamless steel pipe for oil fields. Colorado Fuel and Iron Corp., Pueblo, CO.

Crutch Craft! Manufacturing crutches and lawn furniture. Henniker Crutch Co., Warner, NH.

New Parts for Antiques! Collecting auto parts, surplus tanks, trucks, and other used parts. Northwestern Auto Parts, Minneapolis, MN.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films are stored off-site. Special arrangements must be made directly with the Archives Center staff to view episodes for which no reference copy exists. 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 will be charged for reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Industry on Parade Film Collection, 1950-1959, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Industry on Parade Film Collection
Industry on Parade Film Collection / Series 1: Motion Picture Films
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep82b84ee6d-63b3-40b8-a8b5-cbe0486b7839
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0507-ref328

Here is Only One of Britain's New Armoured Divisions Hundreds More Will Take the Field Against Hitler

Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (1/4 size; Multi-color, 50 x 37.5 cm)
Container:
Box 10, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Posters
Place:
Great Britain
Image:
Main Image: Numerous British tanks, trucks, jeeps, etc. moving down a hill
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 5470
General:
Artist(s): Anon
Printing Info:
Specimen of British War Literature
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Copyright status of items varies. 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:
Morale and propaganda  Search this
Propaganda  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Genre/Form:
Posters
Collection Citation:
Princeton University Posters Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Princeton University Poster Collection
Princeton University Poster Collection / Series 4: World War Two / Great Britain
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84a6803cf-086e-4c63-8c3d-6715397b574e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref12114

[Trade catalogs from Dixon Valve and Coupling Co.]

Variant company name:
Philadelphia, PA ; Newark, NJ  Search this
Company Name:
Dixon Valve and Coupling Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Dixon V. & C. Co. ; Goodall Rubber Co. ; Knox Mfg. Co. (Philadelphia,PA)  Search this
Notes content:
"Boss" couplings ; quick disconnect air fittings and accessories ; shank type fittings ; cam & groove fittings ; andrews service station and tank truck ; valves ; clamps ; fire hose couplings ; swivels ; etc. "Boss" high pressure and rock drill couplings, throttle and oiler valves. "Air King" universal couplings ; couplings for mining, oil drilling, construction and railroads ; rotary hose couplings: extremely high pressure couplings used for the drilling of oil wells ; see history: http://www.dixonvalve.com/history.aspx?id=7
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chestertown, Maryland, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Fuel (includes oil; petroleum; gas; coal; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
Coal  Search this
Fuel  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Petroleum  Search this
Tools  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_12869
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_12869

[Trade catalogs from Epworth Mfg. Co.]

Variant company name:
South Haven, MI ;  Search this
Company Name:
Epworth Mfg. Co.  Search this
Notes content:
"EMCO" ; hydraulic presses. Equipment for the paint and chemical industry - ball mills; stationary, post, and tank mixers ; pigment reclaiming machinery ; varnish or synthetic resin kettles ; and tank trucks. Tank turrets, Navy hydraulic couplings, aircraft turrets, and anti-aircraft gun-mountings, and other products for the war effort.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Chemicals and chemical products  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Paint; varnishes; adhesives; coatings; etc.  Search this
Military equipment and supplies (including uniforms)  Search this
Topic:
Adhesives  Search this
Armed Forces -- Equipment  Search this
Chemicals  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Military supplies  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Paint industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_15987
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_15987

[Trade catalogs from Heil Co.]

Company Name:
Heil Co.  Search this
Related companies:
See also Combustion Fuel Oil Burner ; Combustion Oil Burner  Search this
Notes content:
"Heil" transportation tanks ; truck tanks ; "Cable Dozers" for "International Harvester Tractractors [sic]" ; "Dig-N-Carry" scrapers ; "Straddle-Mount" telescopic hydraulic hoists ; oil burners ; water systems ; milk bottle and beverage bottle washers ; garbage-refuse collection units ; "Cyclo-Matic" mobile dehydrator for on-the-spot dehydration of forage crops, industrial products, spent brewers and distillers grains ; hammermills ; tamping rollers ; stainless steel storage tanks ; snow plows ; "Holden" fire combat units ; street flushers and sprinklers ; etc.
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
141 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Firefighting and fire engines  Search this
Agricultural tools and machinery  Search this
Mills and milling supplies  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Construction and earth-moving machinery  Search this
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Farm equipment and supplies (including dairy and poultry equipment)  Search this
Road building machinery and equipment  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Agricultural implements  Search this
Agricultural machinery  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Construction equipment  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Earthmoving machinery  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Fire fighting equipment industry  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Milling machinery  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Road machinery  Search this
Roads -- Design and construction  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_20449
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_20449

[Trade catalogs from Prismo Universal Corp.]

Variant company name:
Rockville, MD  Search this
Company Name:
Prismo Universal Corp.  Search this
Related companies:
Prismo Universal Ltd. (Crawley, West Sussex, United Kingdom) ; Redland ; Prismo Safety Corp. (Huntingdon, PA) ; Wald Industries, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
highway safety marking equipment: striping machines ; pressurized tank trucks ; striping unit for airport runways, taxiways, and ramps ; pavement marking systems ; automatic pre-liner systems ; thermoplastic marking machines ; traffic paint ; marking material for roadways ; rubber and alkyd base paint for pavement marking ; preformed reflective thermoplastic traffic marking ; anti-skid surface treatment for roadways and bridges ; traffic control signs ; traffic reflective signs ; Hot Spray Plastix ; Traffic Planning Calendar (1966, 1968) ; press kit ; Plastic Inlay Process Manual
Includes:
Trade catalog and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
128 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Parsippany, New Jersey, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Paint; varnishes; adhesives; coatings; etc.  Search this
Road building machinery and equipment  Search this
Topic:
Adhesives  Search this
Paint industry and trade  Search this
Road machinery  Search this
Roads -- Design and construction  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_33768
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_33768

[Trade catalogs from Butler Mfg. Co.]

Variant company name:
Minneapolis, MN ; Galesburg, IL  Search this
Company Name:
Butler Mfg. Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Oil field tanks and supplies ; automatic coal stokers ; aircraft refuelers and airport equipment ; galvanized stock tanks for farms ; bolted tanks, walkways, and stairways ; trailow tanks, truck tanks ; ready-made steel buildings ; "Butler" boulevard stations (gas stations) ; etc.
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
25 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Farm equipment and supplies (including dairy and poultry equipment)  Search this
Refinery equipment  Search this
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Business services (advertising; marketing; organizational management; etc.)  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Oil field equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Petroleum industry and trade  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_9665
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_9665

Inspecting bulk tank truck

Physical Description:
glass; paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/8 in x 4 in x 3 1/4 in; .3175 cm x 10.16 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
slide, lantern
Credit Line:
Gift of the City of New York Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
ID Number:
2018.3042.263
Nonaccession number:
2018.3042
Catalog number:
2018.3042.263
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-c0e2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1953640

Water-Lifting Bucket

Collector:
Mrs. Grace Burkholder  Search this
Donor Name:
Mrs. Grace Burkholder  Search this
Height - Without Handle:
26 cm
Diameter - Without Handle:
ca. 29 cm
Culture:
Bedouin  Search this
Arab  Search this
Object Type:
Water Pail
Place:
Saudi Arabia, Asia
Accession Date:
1 Oct 1989
Collection Date:
1960 to 1980
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
370093
USNM Number:
E432024-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37244bf59-4899-4eb3-ad99-07ac64cb2e2b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8552200
Online Media:

Water Wheel

Collector:
Mrs. Grace Burkholder  Search this
Donor Name:
Mrs. Grace Burkholder  Search this
Height:
ca. 16.5 cm
Maximum Diameter:
ca. 33 cm
Culture:
Arab  Search this
Object Type:
Water Wheel
Place:
Saudi Arabia, Asia
Accession Date:
1 Oct 1989
Collection Date:
1960 to 1980
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
370093
USNM Number:
E432025-0
See more items in:
Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3fc7f70af-4485-45cb-b095-f3192afe2a83
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8552201
Online Media:

Rocket Engine, Liquid Fuel, Cutaway, Bullpup B Missile

Manufacturer:
Reaction Motors Div., Thiokol Chemical Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum Alloy
Wood
Ferrous Alloy
Paints
Copper Alloy
Adhesive
Plastic
Rubber
Dimensions:
3-D: 152.4 × 45.4 × 26.7cm (5 ft. × 1 ft. 5 7/8 in. × 10 1/2 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Rocket Engines
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Thiokol Chemical Corporation
Inventory Number:
A19770189000
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/nv943a6facb-5912-4c4d-822d-f4fe1844645c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19770189000
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