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Maid of Cotton, Michelle Pitcher, 1985. [color advertisement]

Collector:
The Cotton Museum at the Memphis Cotton Exchange  Search this
Names:
Pitcher, Michelle  Search this
Collection Creator:
Cotton Museum (Memphis, Tennessee)  Search this
National Cotton Council  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 15" x 10-5/8".)
Type:
Archival materials
Advertisements
Place:
Japan
Scope and Contents:
Japanese "Cotton Promotion", 1985.
Arrangement:
Box No. 10 (photo file box).
Local Numbers:
AC1176-0000049.tif (AC Scan No.)
Exhibitions Note:
Displayed in Archives Center exhibition, "The Experience of a Lifetime: The Maid of Cotton Story, 1939-1993", from December 1, 2010 to March 25, 2011. Craig Orr, curator.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the negatives are 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:
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:
Beauty contestants  Search this
Beauty contests -- United States  Search this
Cotton industry  Search this
Cotton textile industry  Search this
Genre/Form:
Advertisements
Collection Citation:
Maid of Cotton Records, 1939-1993, undated, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Maid of Cotton Records
Maid of Cotton Records / Series 1: Organizational and Pageant Files / 1.1: Maid of Cotton Files / Michelle Pitcher
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep81783f118-4b6b-46e0-b7c4-72e14ae46a06
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1176-ref730

Oral history interview with Jack Lenor Larsen, 2004 February 6-8

Interviewee:
Larsen, Jack Lenor, 1927-2020  Search this
Interviewer:
Fisch, Arline M.  Search this
Subject:
Rossbach, Ed  Search this
Adamson, Glenn  Search this
University of Washington  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Textile crafts  Search this
Textile industry -- Japan  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Theme:
Craft  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13092
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)247149
AAA_collcode_larsen04
Theme:
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_247149
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Proceedings ..

Author:
World Engineering Congress (1st : 1929 : Tokyo, Japan)  Search this
Nihon Kōgakkai  Search this
Physical description:
39 v. in 20. illus., plates (2 col.) ports., maps, plans, facsims., tables, diagrs. 26 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1931
Topic:
Engineering  Search this
Call number:
TA5 .W65 1929X
TA5.W65 1929X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_66897

Straw mat used in cutting up mulberry leaves for sericulture; ca. 1900

Physical Description:
silk (?? material)
woven (?? production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 4 3/8 in x 16 in; 11.1125 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
mat, straw
cutting mat
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
ca. 1900
Credit Line:
Transfer from the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1912
ID Number:
TE.T01098.000
Accession number:
54306
Catalog number:
T1098
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-a1ec-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Machine-reeled silk skeins; Japan; 1885

Physical Description:
silk (?? material)
reeled (?? production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in; 4.445 cm x 11.43 cm x 31.75 cm
Object Name:
silk sample
silk, reeled
ID Number:
TE.E187054.000
Accession number:
15703
Catalog number:
E187054
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-4d45-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_649092

Skein of reeled silk; Japan; 1885

Physical Description:
silk (?? material)
reeled (?? production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 19 3/4 in x 6 1/4 in; 13.335 cm x 50.165 cm x 15.875 cm
Object Name:
silk sample
silk, reeled
ID Number:
TE.E187050.000
Accession number:
15703
Catalog number:
E187050
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-6de6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_649096

Skein of reeled silk; Japan; 1885

Physical Description:
silk, japanese (?? material)
reeled (?? production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 1 11/16 in x 16 1/4 in x 4 1/4 in; 4.28625 cm x 41.275 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
silk sample
silk, reeled
ID Number:
TE.E187049.000
Accession number:
15703
Catalog number:
E187049
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ac8a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_649098

Sample skein of reeled silk; Japan; 1885

Physical Description:
silk, japanese (overall material)
reeled (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 16 in x 9 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 40.64 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
silk sample
silk, reeled
ID Number:
TE.E187045.000
Accession number:
15703
Catalog number:
E187045
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ac8b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_649099

Skein of reeled silk; Japan; 1885

Physical Description:
silk, argentine (?? material)
reeled (?? production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 10 1/2 in x 7 1/4 in; 7.62 cm x 26.67 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
reeled silk
silk sample
ID Number:
TE.E187051.000
Accession number:
15703
Catalog number:
E187051
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ac8d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_649101

Skein of reeled silk; Japan; 1885

Physical Description:
silk, japanese (overall material)
reeled (?? production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 9 3/4 in x 7 3/4 in; 5.715 cm x 24.765 cm x 19.685 cm
Object Name:
silk sample
silk, reeled
ID Number:
TE.E187047.000
Catalog number:
007047.000
?007047.000
E187047
Accession number:
15703
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ac8f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_649104

Skein of reeled silk; Japan; 1885

Physical Description:
reeled (?? production method/technique)
silk, japanese (?? material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/2 in x 17 7/8 in x 4 1/4 in; 3.81 cm x 45.4025 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
silk skein
reeled silk sample
ID Number:
TE.E187046.000
Accession number:
15703
Catalog number:
E187046
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ac93-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_649108
Online Media:

Three sample skeins of reeled silk; Japan; 1885

Physical Description:
silk, japanese (?? material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/4 in x 14 1/2 in x 5 in; 9.525 cm x 36.83 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
reeled silk
silk sample
ID Number:
TE.E187053.000
Catalog number:
E187053
Accession number:
15703
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ac95-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_649111

3 skeins of raw silk, Japan; ca. 1900

Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 12 3/4 in x 6 3/4 in; 7.62 cm x 32.385 cm x 17.145 cm
Object Name:
silk skeins
raw silk
silk skeins, batch of
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
ca. 1900
Credit Line:
Transfer from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1912
ID Number:
TE.T01109.000
Catalog number:
T01109.000
T1109
Accession number:
54306
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-889c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_647978

3 skeins of raw silk, Japan; ca. 1900

Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 10 1/2 in x 6 3/4 in; 5.08 cm x 26.67 cm x 17.145 cm
Object Name:
silk skeins
raw silk filament
silk skeins, reeled
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
ca. 1900
Credit Line:
Transfer from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1912
ID Number:
TE.T01108.000
Catalog number:
T01108.000
T1108
Accession number:
54306
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-8930-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_647979

3 'books' of silk skeins; Japan; ca. 1900

Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in x 16 1/2 in; 16.51 cm x 29.21 cm x 41.91 cm
Object Name:
silk filament, 'books'
silk skeins
silk skeins, batch of
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
ca. 1900
Credit Line:
Transfer from the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1912
ID Number:
TE.T01094.000
Catalog number:
T1094
Accession number:
54306
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
American Textile Industry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-49bd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_648057

Bamboo tray for carrying mulberry leaves, Japan; ca. 1900

Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 17 in; 7.62 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
Mat
tray
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
ca. 1900
Credit Line:
Transfer from the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1912
ID Number:
TE.T01099.000
Catalog number:
T01099.000
T1099
Accession number:
54306
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-9987-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_648072

Bamboo comb; sericulture tool; Japan; ca. 1900

Measurements:
overall: larger comb: 1 1/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 10 in; 2.8575 cm x 8.89 cm x 25.4 cm
overall: smaller comb: 15/16 in x 2 7/8 in x 10 1/4 in; 2.38125 cm x 7.3025 cm x 26.035 cm
Object Name:
combs, bamboo
sericulture tool
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
ca. 1900
Credit Line:
Transfer from the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1912
ID Number:
TE.T01102.000
Catalog number:
T01102.000
T1102
Accession number:
54306
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-9989-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_648074
Online Media:

Mulberry leaf cleaver, Japan; ca. 1900

Measurements:
overall: 1 1/16 in x 11 in x 3 in; 2.69875 cm x 27.94 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
knife
cleaver
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
ca. 1900
Credit Line:
Transfer from the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1912
ID Number:
TE.T01100.000
Catalog number:
T01100.000
T.1100
T1100
Accession number:
54306
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-9ad5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_648075
Online Media:

Model of a cocoon frame, Japan; ca. 1900

Measurements:
overall: 11/16 in x 11 5/8 in x 4 1/2 in; 1.74625 cm x 29.5275 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
cocoon frame
model, cocoon frame
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
ca. 1900
Credit Line:
Transfer from the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1912
ID Number:
TE.T01104.000
Catalog number:
T01104.000
T1104
Accession number:
54306
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-7aa8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_648076

Shears for pruning mulberry trees; Japan; ca. 1900

Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 2 3/8 in x 9 1/2 in; 2.54 cm x 6.0325 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
shears, pruning
shears
Place made:
Japan
Date made:
ca. 1900
Credit Line:
Transfer from the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1912
ID Number:
TE.T01101.00B
Catalog number:
T01101.00B
T1101
Accession number:
54306
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-9ad6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_648077

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