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Save the Delta Queen Button

User:
Levin, Floyd  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in; x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
button
Place made:
United States
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucille Levin
ID Number:
2011.3086.188
Nonaccession number:
2011.3086
Catalog number:
2011.3086.188
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-9c63-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1423336
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Cloud Music

Artist:
Robert Watts, born Burlington, IA 1923-died Bangor, PA 1988  Search this
David Behrman, born Salzburg, Austria 1937  Search this
Bob Diamond, born New York City 1946  Search this
Medium:
hybrid sound/video installation with custom electronics
Dimensions:
dimensions variable
Type:
Media Arts
Date:
1974-1979
Topic:
Performing arts\music  Search this
Landscape\weather\cloud  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Copyright:
© 1979, Robert Watts Estate, David Behrman, Bob Diamond
Object number:
2013.64
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Time-Based Media Art
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7de13e40f-1f92-4295-81be-dcd356b98929
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2013.64

“Take Your Time”

Lyricist:
Williams, Frank B.  Search this
Composer:
Levant, Oscar  Search this
Depicted:
Sparnon, Ken  Search this
Publisher:
Vogel Music Co., Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1936
Credit Line:
Gift of Arabella S. Sparnon
ID Number:
1980.0797.07
Catalog number:
1980.0797.07
Accession number:
1980.0797
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-7eec-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_674683

Hank Williams, Jr.

Maker:
Horenstein, Henry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 10 in; 20.32 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place Made:
United States: New Hampshire, Reeds Ferry, Lone Star Ranch
Negative:
1973
Print:
2003
Credit Line:
Horenstein, Henry
ID Number:
2003.0169.074
Accession number:
2003.0169
Catalog number:
2003.0169.074
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Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6e96-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1271242

Anita Carter

Maker:
Horenstein, Henry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 10 in; 20.32 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place Made:
United States: New Hampshire, Reeds Ferry, Lone Star Ranch
Negative:
1973
Print:
2003
Credit Line:
Horenstein, Henry
ID Number:
2003.0169.078
Accession number:
2003.0169
Catalog number:
2003.0169.078
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Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-4e94-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1271248

"Ol' Man River"

Authored Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, Showboat:
Ferber, Edna  Search this
Playwright:
Hammerstein II, Oscar  Search this
Kern, Jerome  Search this
Singer:
Robeson, Paul  Search this
Publisher:
T. B. Harms Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 7/8 in x 9 in; 30.1625 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Show boat route:
United States: Mississippi River
United States: Cumberland River
United States: Ohio River
Publishing date:
1927
"Show Boat" debuted on Broadway:
1927
Sheet music popular:
19th and early 20th centuries
Edna Ferber authored Pultizer-Prize winning novel, Show Boat:
1926
Show boat were popular entertainment:
19th century
Related event:
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
ID Number:
2008.3026.01
Nonaccession number:
2008.3026
Catalog number:
2008.3026.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
On the Water exhibit
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-6546-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1336044
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“On The Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe"

Publisher:
Leo Feist, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1945
ID Number:
1985.0392.13
Accession number:
1985.0392
Catalog number:
1985.0392.13
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Movies
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Transportation
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-eb31-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_681446

Music Box, Sputnik Model

Materials:
Plastic with metal parts
Dimensions:
3-D: 15.2 x 12.7cm (6 x 5 in.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-Popular Culture
Country of Origin:
USSR
Credit Line:
Gift of Carl B. Cobb
Inventory Number:
A19850563000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9f37ccaff-86b0-48b1-975e-2766942c561e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19850563000
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Larry Crash Dummy Costume Head, 1990s

Physical Description:
fiberglass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 8 in x 10 in; 30.48 cm x 20.32 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
costume
Date made:
ca 1990
ID Number:
2011.0088.04
Accession number:
2011.0088
Catalog number:
2011.0088.04
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
American Enterprise
Transportation
Road Transportation
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-f0b2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448457
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Menu, S.S. Leviathan

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 12 in; x 22.86 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Menu
Associated Place:
United States: New York
Date made:
1929
Associated Date:
1929
Credit Line:
Gift of Frank O. Braynard, Sea Cliff, New York
ID Number:
1991.0856.66
Catalog number:
1991.0856.66
Accession number:
1991.0856
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Work and Industry: Maritime
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-88d8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1108067
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Classy Transportation for 'Sweethearts' [newswpaper clipping,] June 7, 1941

Publisher:
Pittsburgh Courier (newspaper)  Search this
Collector:
Piney Woods School  Search this
Collection Creator:
Cron, Rosalind  Search this
International Sweethearts of Rhythm  Search this
Piney Woods School  Search this
Moon, Dixie Hardy  Search this
Hughes, Cathy  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 4-3/4" x 6".)
Type:
Archival materials
Clippings
Scope and Contents:
Newspaper clipping from Pittsburgh Courier with reproduction of photograph of bus used for "Sweethearts"travel, with caption. Hand-written ink under catpion: "Pittsburgh Courier"--June 7, 1941."
Arrangement:
Series #1: Piney Woods School ,Box No. , folder no. 1.
Local Numbers:
AC1218-0000069.tif (AC Scan No.)
Exhibitions Note:
Displayed in Archives Center exhibition, "Women and Jazz: The International Sweethearts of Rhythm, 1937-1949", from March 25, 2011 through May 31, 2011. Craig Orr, curator.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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:
Big band music  Search this
Women musicians  Search this
Jazz musicians  Search this
Bands (Music)  Search this
Buses  Search this
Genre/Form:
Clippings
Collection Citation:
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection / Series 3: Dixie Hardy Moon Materials / International Sweethearts of Rhythm record
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b13c981a-f154-46aa-96a8-8749d1a987a6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1218-ref602

Hughes Family Show

Maker:
Horenstein, Henry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 10 in; 20.32 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
photograph
gelatin silver print
Negative:
1972
Print:
2003
Credit Line:
Horenstein, Henry
ID Number:
2003.0169.007
Accession number:
2003.0169
Catalog number:
2003.0169.007
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-78a3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1203620

Fans with Carl and Pearl Butler

Associated Name:
Butler, Pearl  Search this
Butler, Carl  Search this
Maker:
Horenstein, Henry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 14 in; 27.94 cm x 35.56 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place Made:
United States: New Hampshire, Reeds Ferry, Lone Star Ranch
Negative:
1973
Print:
2003
Credit Line:
Horenstein, Henry
ID Number:
2003.0169.090
Accession number:
2003.0169
Catalog number:
2003.0169.090
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-5293-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1271260

Propeller Indiana’s Hand Bell

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 24.37 cm x 12.96 cm; 9 5/8 in x 5 1/8 in
overall: 9 3/4 in x 5 1/4 in; 24.765 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
bell
Related event:
Expansion and Reform  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Gift of Michigan Department of State, Michigan History Division (through Bruce J. Andrews)
ID Number:
1979.1030.15
Catalog number:
1979.1030.15
Accession number:
1979.1030
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Cultures & Communities
Work
Domestic Furnishings
Music & Musical Instruments
Food
On the Water exhibit
Transportation
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-c68f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1155741

Del McCoury

Maker:
Horenstein, Henry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 14 in; 27.94 cm x 35.56 cm
Object Name:
photograph
gelatin silver print
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Gettysburg
Negative:
1975
Print:
2003
Subject:
Musicians  Search this
Related event:
Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival  Search this
Credit Line:
Horenstein, Henry
ID Number:
2003.0169.013
Accession number:
2003.0169
Catalog number:
2003.0169.013
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Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-7b86-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1203627

Red Cadillac Eldorado owned by Chuck Berry

Created by:
General Motors Corporation, founded 1908  Search this
Owned by:
Chuck Berry, American, 1926 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
steel, chrome, glass, rubber, plastic
Dimensions:
Overall with Weight: 53 x 83 x 236 in., 5400 lb. (134.6 x 210.8 x 599.4 cm, 2449.4 kg)
Type:
convertibles
Date:
1973
Topic:
African American  Search this
Identity  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Donation of Charles E. Berry
Object number:
2011.137.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Transportation Vehicles
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a6683f1f-09b0-4f26-82f4-6354aeb134dd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.137.1
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Albert Practice Violin Patent Model

Patentee:
Albert, Charles Francis  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 23 5/8 in x 7 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 60.0075 cm x 19.685 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
violin
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1886-1900
Patent date:
1877-04-17
ID Number:
1987.0365.01
Catalog number:
1987.0365.01
Accession number:
1987.0365
Patent number:
189677
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Violins
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4335-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606701
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Prototype for Meshell Ndegeocello Reverend Fellowship Bass guitar

Designed by:
Meshell Ndegeocello, American, born 1968  Search this
Used by:
Meshell Ndegeocello, American, born 1968  Search this
Manufactured by:
Reverend Musical Instruments, American, founded 1996  Search this
Ace Products Group, American, founded 1983  Search this
Medium:
Guitar (.1): korina (wood), chrome, rosewood, walnut, graphite, metal, and plastic;
Case (.2): polyvinyl chloride, polyester, and plastic
Dimensions:
guitar (.1): 46 1/2 × 13 × 2 3/4 in. (118.1 × 33 × 7 cm)
case (.2): 49 × 17 11/16 × 4 1/2 in. (124.5 × 44.9 × 11.4 cm)
Type:
electric guitars
musical instruments
Place made:
South Korea, Asia
Date:
2014
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Neo-Soul (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Meshell Ndegeocello
Object number:
2015.8.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52646a30b-637d-4366-a324-217a94818a6d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.8.1-.2
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The Mothership

Designed by:
George Clinton, American, born 1941  Search this
Peter Larkin, American, born 1926  Search this
Jules Fisher, American, born 1937  Search this
Used by:
Parliament-Funkadelic, American, founded 1955  Search this
Medium:
metal, plastic, glass
Dimensions:
Overall with Weight: 120 × 250 × 113 in., 1500 lb. (304.8 × 635 × 287 cm, 680.4 kg)
Ladder (in storage) 241 lbs.
Type:
props (object genres)
Date:
1990s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Design  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Love to the planet
Object number:
2011.83.1.1-.9
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Props and set design
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a4bfdab2-f9ee-437b-9064-0154b9d7f176
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.83.1.1-.9
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Scrimshaw Sperm Whale’s Tooth

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (tooth production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in; 19.05 cm x 10.795 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Place made:
United States: New England
Date made:
1875-1899
Subject:
Sailing Ships  Search this
Credit Line:
Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
DL.65.1132
Catalog number:
65.1132
Accession number:
256396
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Cultures & Communities
Art
Transportation
Scrimshaw
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0af0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309417
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