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Ash Tray, SS United States

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 4 in; 3.175 cm x 11.43 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
ashtray
Other Terms:
ashtray; Maritime
Date made:
1950s
Ship launched:
1952
Related event:
Postwar United States  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Transfer from US Department of Commerce, Maritime Administration (through R. J. Blackwell)
ID Number:
TR.335564.09A
Accession number:
1978.2219
Catalog number:
335564.09A
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On the Water exhibit
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Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-5c33-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842150

unidentified family portrait

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/8 in x 8 3/8 in; 16.1925 cm x 21.2725 cm
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Subject:
Navy  Search this
Army  Search this
ID Number:
2013.0327.1190
Accession number:
2013.0327
Catalog number:
2013.0327.1190
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6ce6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1814537

Glass Centerpiece

Designer:
Kogan, Belle  Search this
Maker:
United States Glass Company  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
molded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 6 cm x 21.4 cm x 32.5 cm; 2 3/8 in x 8 7/16 in x 12 13/16 in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 13 in x 8 1/2 in; 5.715 cm x 33.02 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
centerpiece
Object Type:
Candleholders
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
Place designed:
United States: New York, New York City
Designed:
1949
Date made:
c.1949
Date produced:
1945
Associated dates:
1992 06 02 / 1992 06 02, - / -
Credit Line:
Belle Kogan
ID Number:
1992.0257.08
Catalog number:
1992.0257.08
Accession number:
1992.0257
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-0442-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1169841

Anchors Aweigh; All Hands

Recording artist:
United States Navy Band  Search this
Manufacturer:
Victor  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Camden
Recording date:
1928
Release date:
1940
Related Publication:
Discography of American Historical Recordings
Credit Line:
Gift of Bonnie Dank
ID Number:
1988.0384.19
Accession number:
1988.0384
Maker number:
21296
P 32
Catalog number:
1988.0384.19
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Family & Social Life
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-032f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_683684
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My Three Sons

Maker:
Kennerly, David Hume  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
emulsion (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 cm x 35.5 cm; 11 in x 14 in
Object Name:
Photograph
Silver gelatin
Place made:
United States: California, Santa Monica
Date made:
2000-05-05
Subject:
Boys  Search this
ID Number:
2003.0005.009
Catalog number:
2003.0005.009
Accession number:
2003.0005
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-0cb5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1246831

Identical Twins

Maker:
Arbus, Diane  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 in x 16 in; 50.8 cm x 40.64 cm
image: 15 1/8 in x 14 5/8 in; 38.4175 cm x 37.1475 cm
Object Name:
Photograph
gelatin silver print
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Roselle
Date made:
1966
Subject:
Girls  Search this
ID Number:
PG.69.149.3
Accession number:
298691
Catalog number:
69.149.3
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-4a3c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1186364

Arturo Toscanini and his granddaugther, Sonia Horowitz

Depicted (sitter):
Toscanini, Arturo  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11.7 cm x 11.7 cm; 4 19/32 in x 4 19/32 in
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Place made:
United States: New York, Bronx, Riverdale
Date made:
1938-1940
Subject:
Musicians  Search this
ID Number:
2013.0327.0364
Catalog number:
2013.0327.0364
Accession number:
2013.0327
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-7cb8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1813253

Jackie Onassis at Hyannis Port

Depicted (sitter):
Kennedy, Jacqueline Bouvier  Search this
Maker:
Regan, Ken  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 3/8 in x 13 1/2 in; 23.8125 cm x 34.29 cm
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Associated place:
United States: Massachusetts, Hyannis Port
Date made:
ca 1960s-1980s
ID Number:
2013.0327.1230
Accession number:
2013.0327
Catalog number:
2013.0327.1230
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-50ed-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1813925

Courtland Sweets Family

Maker:
Keystone View Company  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/4 in x 5 in; 8.255 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
positive, glass plate
Place made:
United States: Florida, Palm Beach
Date made:
ca 1920s
Subject:
Children  Search this
ID Number:
2010.0182.0086
Accession number:
2010.0182
Catalog number:
2010.0182.0086
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-649a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1845709

Photograph Album of E. Bagenstose, West Leesport, Reading, Pennsylvania

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14.7 cm x 20 cm x 1.7 cm; 5 25/32 in x 7 7/8 in x 21/32 in
Object Name:
album
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Reading
Date made:
late 19th century
ID Number:
2006.0108.006
Catalog number:
2006.0108.006
Accession number:
2006.0108
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-e83b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1447893

Family of 12 outside log cabin

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8.2 cm x 10.6 cm; 3 7/32 in x 4 3/16 in
Object Name:
snapshot
Place made:
United States: Oklahoma, Sperry
Date made:
1917-03-25
ID Number:
2018.0168.0013
Accession number:
2018.0168
Catalog number:
2018.0168.0013
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-c84d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1893380

The Tholins in Emporia, Kansas

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/8 in x 9 7/8 in; 20.6375 cm x 25.0825 cm
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Associated place:
United States: Kansas, Emporia
Date made:
ca 1940s
ID Number:
2013.0327.1073
Accession number:
2013.0327
Catalog number:
2013.0327.1073
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-1ca0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1814176

Family of 12 outside log cabin

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8.2 cm x 10.6 cm; 3 7/32 in x 4 3/16 in
Object Name:
snapshot
Place made:
United States: Oklahoma, Sperry
Date made:
1917-03-25
ID Number:
2018.0168.0012
Accession number:
2018.0168
Catalog number:
2018.0168.0012
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-c84c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1893379

Howdy Doody's Lucky Trip

Maker:
Simon and Schuster  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 6 3/4 in x 3/8 in; 20.32 cm x 17.145 cm x .9525 cm
Object Name:
book
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1953
ID Number:
2013.0078.01
Accession number:
2013.0078
Catalog number:
2013.0078.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-588d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1441227

If I cannot fight, I can feed those who do.

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.8 cm x 13.5 cm; 3 1/16 in x 5 5/16 in
Object Name:
envelope
Object Type:
Relief Processes
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1850
ca 19th century
Subject:
Printing  Search this
ID Number:
2013.0095.01
Accession number:
2013.0095
Catalog number:
2013.0095.01
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Communications
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-aa5c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1445828

Friendship Album

Measurements:
overall: 9 3/8 in x 7 5/8 in x 3/4 in; 23.8125 cm x 19.3675 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
album, autograph
Place published:
United States: New York, New York City
Associated place:
United States: Pennsylvania, Dillsburg
United States: Pennsylvania, Annville
United States: Pennsylvania, Fredericksburg
United States: Pennsylvania, Reading
Place owned; place used:
United States: Pennsylvania, Lebanon
Date made:
1847
Subject:
Autographs  Search this
poetry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Margaret Lee Gaver
ID Number:
DL.304266.0013
Catalog number:
304266.0013
Accession number:
304266
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-9cf1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_321599
Online Media:

The Rocky Mountains, Lander's Peak

Physical Description:
gilt (mat liner material)
glass (glazing material)
ink (image material)
paper (image material)
wood (frame material)
composition ornament (frame, mat liner material)
paint (frame material)
mat board (mat material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 3/4 in x 35 3/4 in x 7/8 in; 62.865 cm x 90.805 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
print
Place used:
United States: Minnesota, Northfield
United States: Minnesota, Northfield
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Peoria
Date made:
1896 - 1906
Date of inscription:
1946-10-25
Associated Date:
ca 1860 - 1964
Subject:
West  Search this
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Community  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucile Way
ID Number:
DL.65.1313
Catalog number:
65.1313
Accession number:
255605
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-f98e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1458994

Water Rescue Strap

User:
United States Coast Guard  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 41 in x 12 in x 4 1/2 in; 104.14 cm x 30.48 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
Water Rescue Harness
Referenced:
United States: Louisiana
United States: Louisiana, New Orleans
Associated Date:
2005
Related event:
Hurricane Katrina  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from US Coast Guard
ID Number:
2006.0009.01
Catalog number:
2006.0009.01
Accession number:
2006.0009
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Transportation
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-0e1c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1313394
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Ceramic Compote

Designer:
Kogan, Belle  Search this
Maker:
Red Wing Potteries, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
ceramics, earthenware (overall material)
molded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 18.9 cm x 20.1 cm; 7 7/16 in x 7 15/16 in
overall: 7 1/2 in x 8 1/8 in; 19.05 cm x 20.6375 cm
Object Name:
Tall Compote
compote
Place made:
United States: Minnesota, Red Wing
Place designed:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1963
c.1964
c.1963
Date designed:
1963
Credit Line:
Belle Kogan
ID Number:
1992.0257.14
Catalog number:
1992.0257.14
Accession number:
1992.0257
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Domestic Furnishings
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-1788-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1170121

Mexican Family

Maker:
Doerr, Henry A.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 6 1/2 in; 8.5725 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
stereograph
Place made:
United States: Texas, San Antonio
Subject:
Mexicans  Search this
ID Number:
2012.3033.0024
Catalog number:
2012.3033.0024
Nonaccession number:
2012.3033
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-ead7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1447216
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