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If It's Worth Living Under It's Worth Fighting for Enlist Today

Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (Full size; Multi-color, 104 x 70 cm)
Container:
Map-folder 386
Type:
Archival materials
Posters
Place:
United States
Image:
Main Image: U.S. flag
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 3066
General:
Issued by: Associated Motion Pictures Advertisers

Artist(s): Guenther
Series:
Poster No 2
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:
Recruiting and enlistment  Search this
Genre/Form:
Posters
Collection Citation:
Princeton University Posters Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Princeton University Poster Collection
Princeton University Poster Collection / Series 6: Unknown / United States
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep85a0721a2-2c62-40d4-bd14-a57a3c5bc8f0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref15149

Don't Wait for the Draft Volunteer. Associated Motion Picture Advertisers.

Creator:
Guenther  Search this
Associated Motion Picture Advertisers  Search this
Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (Full size; Multi-color, 107 x 71.5 cm)
Container:
Map-folder 381
Type:
Archival materials
Posters
Place:
United States
Image:
Main Image: Uncle Sam handing a rifle to the reader
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 3022-1
General:
Issued by: Associated Motion Picture Advertisers Inc

Artist(s): Guenther
Series:
Poster No 3
Printing Info:
Printer: Compliments of Joseph H. Tooker
Related Materials:
Duplicates: 3022-1, 642

Condition differs: Yes
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:
Recruiting and enlistment  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  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 2: World War One / United States
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c96b478a-2738-4b48-ae1d-b05a149cad77
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref7360

Don't Wait for the Draft Volunteer. Associated Motion Picture Advertisers.

Creator:
Guenther  Search this
Associated Motion Picture Advertisers  Search this
Collection Creator:
Princeton University  Search this
Extent:
1 Poster (Full size; Multi-color, 106.5 x 71 cm)
Container:
Map-folder 68
Type:
Archival materials
Posters
Place:
United States
Image:
Main Image: Uncle Sam in front of marching US troops and US Flag holding rifle out.
Local numbers:
Princeton Poster# 642
General:
Issued by: Associated Motion Picture Advertisers

Artist(s): GUENTHER
Series:
Poster No 3
Printing Info:
Printer: Compliments of Joseph H. Tooker
Related Materials:
Duplicates: 3022-1, 642

Condition differs: Yes
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:
Recruiting and enlistment  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
Genre/Form:
Posters
Collection Citation:
Princeton University Posters Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Princeton University Poster Collection
Princeton University Poster Collection / Series 2: World War One / United States
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep821e67d6b-faca-4a04-87c8-17e71739ef41
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0433-ref7361

Bell, book and candle Columbia Pictures presents ; a Phoenix production ; screen play by Daniel Taradash ; produced by Julian Blaustein ; directed by Richard Quine

Author:
Taradash, Daniel 1913-2003  Search this
Blaustein, Julian  Search this
Quine, Richard 1920-1989  Search this
Novak, Kim  Search this
Stewart, James 1908-1997  Search this
Lemmon, Jack  Search this
Kovacs, Ernie 1919-1962  Search this
Gingold, Hermione 1897-1987  Search this
Lanchester, Elsa 1902-1986  Search this
Rule, Janice  Search this
Howe, James Wong  Search this
Nelson, Charles 1901-1997  Search this
Duning, George  Search this
Van Druten, John 1901-1957 Bell, book and candle  Search this
Columbia Pictures  Search this
Julian Blaustein Productions  Search this
Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Van Druten, John 1901-1957  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (103 min.) sound, color 4 3/4 in
Type:
Drama
Film adaptations
Teatro
Fantasy films
Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings
Feature films
Romantic comedy films
Films comiques
Films fantastiques
Vidéos
Comédies romantiques (Films)
Adaptations cinématographiques
Vidéos pour personnes handicapées auditives
Date:
1999
1958
Topic:
Witchcraft  Search this
Brujería  Search this
Call number:
video 001727
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1113279

Poster for Rock 'N Roll Revue

Distributed by:
Studio Films, Inc., American, 1951 - 1956  Search this
Subject of:
Dinah Washington, American, 1924 - 1963  Search this
Lionel Hampton, American, 1908 - 2002  Search this
Nat King Cole, American, 1919 - 1965  Search this
Duke Ellington, American, 1899 - 1974  Search this
Ruth Brown, American, 1928 - 2006  Search this
The Delta Rhythm Boys, American, 1934 - 1987  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Willie Bryant, American, 1908 - 1964  Search this
Big Joe Turner, American, 1911 - 1985  Search this
Larry Darnell, American, 1921 - 1983  Search this
The Clovers, American, founded 1946  Search this
Coles & Atkins, American, 1940 - 1959  Search this
Martha Davis, American, 1917 - 1960  Search this
Leonard Reed, American, 1907 - 2004  Search this
Nipsey Russell, American, 1918 - 2005  Search this
Little Buck, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 41 15/16 × 28 1/4 in. (106.5 × 71.8 cm)
Type:
posters
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1955
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.15
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5303d37dc-829f-4084-832a-729e29bda262
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.15

Medal, Commemorative, Newport to Catalina Flight, Glenn Martin

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Possible Gold Plating
Possible Silver Plating
Unknown Gemstone
Possible Gold Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D: 12.7 × 5.7 × 1cm (5 × 2 1/4 × 3/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Della Martin
Inventory Number:
A19590111000
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/nv960cfd4f9-9b85-4749-b333-26de8659818d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590111000
Online Media:

Medal, Commemorative, Newport to Avalon Flight, Glenn Martin

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Possible Gold Plating
Gold Alloy
Unknown Gemstone
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 12.1 × 7.3 × 1.1cm (4 3/4 × 2 7/8 × 7/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Della Martin
Inventory Number:
A19590112000
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/nv98ea55464-a30e-4dda-a501-8c0ec7b2cb58
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590112000
Online Media:

Medal, Curtiss Marine Flying Trophy Medal, Martin Hydroplane 1915

Manufacturer:
Theodore B. Starr Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Non-Magnetic Metal Alloy, Probable Copper Alloy
Possible Gold Plating
Dimensions:
3-D: 9.7 × 6 × 1cm (3 13/16 × 2 3/8 × 3/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1915
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Della Martin
Inventory Number:
A19590113000
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/nv997ba19c4-e461-499c-ba59-3f876561050a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590113000
Online Media:

Medal, Daniel Guggenheim Medal, Glenn L. Martin 1940

Manufacturer:
Medallic Art Company  Search this
Materials:
14k Gold
Varnish
Dimensions:
3-D: 6.3 × 0.3cm (2 1/2 × 1/8 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Della Martin
Inventory Number:
A19590114000
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/nv9f27c4f9a-9bdf-417c-9c2f-959043fa0890
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590114000
Online Media:

Medal, Edsel Ford Tour for Research Medal, Glenn L. Martin

Manufacturer:
Gorham Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Sterling Silver
Dimensions:
3-D: 4.8 × 5.2 × 0.5cm (1 7/8 × 2 1/16 × 3/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
ca. 1920s
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Della Martin
Inventory Number:
A19590115000
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/nv919d2dde3-ebb7-4787-83e8-c6daac8d1515
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590115000
Online Media:

Money Clip, National Air Races 1946, Glenn L. Martin

Materials:
Sterling Silver
Solder
Dimensions:
3-D: 4.1 × 0.6 × 5.2cm (1 5/8 × 1/4 × 2 1/16 in.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-People
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Della Martin
Inventory Number:
A19590118000
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/nv98978e614-4614-46c0-9252-4067f9a1b72f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590118000
Online Media:

Pin, Lapel, National Aeronautic Association, Glenn L. Martin

Materials:
Copper Alloy
Enamel
Dimensions:
3-D: 0.8 × 1.4cm (5/16 × 9/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Insignia
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Donated by Miss Della Martin
Inventory Number:
A19590118001
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/nv9e9649d0e-6169-43a1-9982-56e7c3dbbe2b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19590118001
Online Media:

"Mrs. O'Flahrety's Boarding House" Mutoscope Movie Poster

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 55.5 cm x 35 cm; 21 27/32 in x 13 25/32 in
Object Name:
poster
Object Type:
posters
Date made:
ca 1925
Subject:
Irish Americans  Search this
Motion Pictures  Search this
Entertainment, Film  Search this
ID Number:
PG.76.87.18
Catalog number:
76.87.18
Accession number:
2008.0095
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Mutoscope Collection
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-54cf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1328553

"Biddy the Irish Wash Woman" Mutoscope Movie Poster

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 1/2 in x 13 19/32 in; 49.53 cm x 34.50006 cm
Object Name:
poster
Object Type:
posters
Date made:
ca 1920s
Subject:
Entertainment, Film  Search this
Motion Pictures  Search this
Irish Americans  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0095.008
Accession number:
2008.0095
Catalog number:
2008.0095.008
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Photographic History
Mutoscope Collection
Popular Entertainment
Photo History Collection
Advertising
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-4547-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1328365
Online Media:

Episode 255

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-OF0255
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Motion picture films
Date:
1955 September 3
Scope and Contents:
Illinois Manufacturing company employs disabled people. Paraplegics Manufacturing Co., Franklin Park, IL.

Michigan Milk converted into dry products; food industry. M & R Dietetic Labs, Sturgis, MI.

Washington Aluminum supply company makes pipes; uses of pipes, such as irrigation. Aluminum Supply Co., Spokane, WA.

Pennsylvania Most men's clothes bought by women; company alters advertising program to appeal to women. Apparel industry. Daroff, Inc., Philadelphia, PA.
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.
See more items in:
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/ep83d509bae-4e03-41bc-95eb-0f7126758315
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0507-ref490

Playbill for Def Poetry Jam on Broadway

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Used by:
Longacre Theatre, American, founded 1913  Search this
Subject of:
Russell Simmons, American, born 1957  Search this
Stan Lathan, American, born 1945  Search this
Beau Sia, American, born 1976  Search this
Black Ice, American  Search this
Staceyann Chin, American, born 1972  Search this
Steve Colman, American  Search this
Mayda Del Valle, American, born 1978  Search this
Georgia Me, American  Search this
Suheir Hammad, Jordanian American, born 1973  Search this
Poetri, American, born 1974  Search this
Lemon, American, born 1975  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (22.2 x 14.6 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2002
Topic:
African American  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Spoken word (Poetry)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.22
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Movement:
Nuyorican Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd515f2d3dc-172d-48b6-83f8-8d20134623aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.22
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Press kit for the film Right On!

Created by:
Donald L. Velde, Inc., American  Search this
Subject of:
The Last Poets, American, founded 1968  Search this
Owned by:
Herbert Danska, American, born 1927  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 17 in. (27.9 x 43.2 cm)
Type:
press kits
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Film  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Spoken word (Poetry)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.21.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Herbert Danska
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd546b72f4d-55ac-4758-8e5f-22ad83863151
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.21.3
Online Media:

Film poster for Right On!

Created by:
Herbert Danska, American, born 1927  Search this
Subject of:
The Last Poets, American, founded 1968  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 38 x 25 in. (96.5 x 63.5 cm)
Type:
posters
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Film  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Spoken word (Poetry)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.21.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Herbert Danska
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56dc343e8-4bb7-42d9-8ce3-9f84c947cf90
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.21.6
Online Media:

Flier for Krush Groove Christmas Party at Madison Square Garden

Created by:
Rush Communications, American, founded 1983  Search this
Subject of:
Run-D.M.C., American, 1981 - 2002  Search this
Whodini, American, founded 1981  Search this
Kurtis Blow, American, born 1959  Search this
LL Cool J, American, born 1968  Search this
Doug E. Fresh, American, born 1966  Search this
Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Hyde, American, 1980 - 1987  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 3/16 × 3 3/4 in. (13.1 × 9.5 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1985
Topic:
African American  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Film  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Holidays and festivals  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Television  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.2.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5adfad316-4616-4922-a134-802a60df9fa9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.2.5
Online Media:

Superman Krypto-Raygun Toy

Maker:
Daisy Manufacturing Company, Inc.  Search this
Daisy Manufacturing Company, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
cardboard (overall material)
metal (overall material)
film (overall material)
glass (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 8 in x 1 3/4 in; 25.4 cm x 20.32 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
toy
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Plymouth
Date made:
1941
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Animation  Search this
Superman  Search this
Toys  Search this
Children  Search this
Radio  Search this
Credit Line:
DC Comics, Incorporated
ID Number:
1987.0213.166
Accession number:
1987.0213
Catalog number:
1987.0213.166
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-4f15-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_682949
Online Media:

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