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skirt, 2-piece

Designer:
Gernreich, Rudi  Search this
Measurements:
overall, flat: 9 in x 22 1/2 in; 22.86 cm x 57.15 cm
overall, mounted: 9 in x 18 1/2 in x 10 in; 22.86 cm x 46.99 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Skirt, 2-Piece
Other Terms:
Skirt, 2-Piece; Lower Body; Main Dress; Unisex
Date made:
1970
Subject:
Fashion  Search this
Gender  Search this
Avant-garde (Aesthetics)  Search this
Gay liberation movement  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Estate of Rudi Gernreich (through: Oreste F. Pucciani)
ID Number:
1986.0013.43
Accession number:
1986.0013
Catalog number:
1986.0013.43
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Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Clothing & Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-321a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_375161
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George Washington Farewell Address Candle Stand

Associated person; user:
Washington, George  Search this
Associated person:
Lewis, Lawrence  Search this
Lewis, Nelly Custis  Search this
Physical Description:
green (back of reflector color)
brass (overall material)
silk (reflector material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 in x 11 1/2 in; 55.88 cm x 29.21 cm
base: 5 11/16 in; 14.44625 cm
Object Name:
candle stand
Subject:
Presidents  Search this
Related event:
George Washington's Farewell Address  Search this
Related Publication:
Washington's farewell address to the people of the United States
ID Number:
PL.1185
Accession number:
13152
Catalog number:
1185
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Political and Military History: Political History, Presidential History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Domestic Furnishings
Exhibition:
American Presidency
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-5db5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739573
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George Washington's Dispatch Case

Associated person:
Washington, George  Search this
Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
metal, brass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 15 in x 5 in; 6.35 cm x 38.1 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
Dispatch Case
Subject:
Presidents  Search this
National Symbols  Search this
Revolutionary War  Search this
Presidents  Search this
ID Number:
PL.016105
Catalog number:
16105
Accession number:
13152
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Exhibition:
American Presidency
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-4ac2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_515675

Mortgaging the Farm by Pendleton's Lithography

Maker:
Pendleton's Lithography  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 6 1/2 in x 9 in; 16.51 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
ca 1830
Subject:
Drinking  Search this
Livestock  Search this
Economy  Search this
Wagons  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2982
Catalog number:
60.2982
Accession number:
228146
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Temperance Movement
Art
Peters Prints
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-37b3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325257

Patent Model for Paper Bag Machine

Maker:
Knight, Margaret E.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/8 in x 6 3/4 in x 12 3/16 in; 16.2052 cm x 17.145 cm x 30.9372 cm
Object Name:
patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
papermaking
Date made:
ca 1879
Patent date:
1879-10-28
Related Publication:
Harris, Elizabeth M.. Patent Models in the Graphic Arts Collection
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
Credit Line:
Pravel, Gambrell, Hewitt, Kirk, Kimball, and Dodge
ID Number:
1980.0004.01
Accession number:
1980.0004
Catalog number:
1980.0004.01
GA*89797.220925
Patent number:
220925
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Food
Patent Models, Graphic Arts
Communications
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
National Treasures exhibit
Patent Models
Artifact Walls exhibit
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-df53-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Temperance, but No Maine-Law by Augustus Fay

Maker:
Fay, Augustus  Search this
Measurements:
image: 18 7/8 in x 25 1/8 in; 47.9425 cm x 63.8175 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Hoboken
Depicted:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1854
Subject:
Clocks  Search this
Drinking  Search this
Eating  Search this
Chronology: 1850-1859  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Birds  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Reform Movements  Search this
State Government  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Architecture, Commercial Buildings  Search this
Eagles  Search this
Dogs  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3000
Catalog number:
60.3000
Accession number:
228146
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Temperance Movement
Art
Peters Prints
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2b35-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325263

Black Valley Railroad by J. H. Bufford and Sons

Copyright holder:
Hanks, S. W.  Search this
Maker:
J. H. Bufford and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 10 3/4 in x 19 in; 27.305 cm x 48.26 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
ca 1863
Date made:
ca. 1863
Subject:
Carriages  Search this
Horses  Search this
Temperance  Search this
Children  Search this
Drinking  Search this
Architecture, Domestic Buildings  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2891
Catalog number:
60.2891
Accession number:
228146
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Temperance Movement
Art
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-cbf2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_326127

Jenny Lind Concert Program, October 19, 1850

Referenced:
Lind, Jenny  Search this
Barnum, P. T.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in; 22.225 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
program
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1850
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Ella Cummings
ID Number:
MI.63.252b
Accession number:
71118
Catalog number:
63.252b
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Giving in America
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-a8e1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1406760
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Jenny Lind Concert Program, June 9, 1851

Referenced:
Lind, Jenny  Search this
Barnum, P. T.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/4 in x 5 3/4 in; 22.225 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
program
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1851
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Ella Cummings
ID Number:
MI.63.252f
Accession number:
71118
Catalog number:
63.252f
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-a8e5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1406764
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Jenny Lind Concert Program. September 11, 1850

Referenced:
Lind, Jenny  Search this
Barnum, P. T.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 5 3/4 in; 22.86 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
program
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1850
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Ella Cummings
ID Number:
MI.63.252a
Accession number:
71118
Catalog number:
63.252a
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-61c1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607127
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dress, 1-piece

Measurements:
overall, flat: 111 cm x 52 cm; 43 11/16 in x 20 15/32 in
Object Name:
Dress, 1-Piece
Other Terms:
Dress, 1-Piece; Entire Body; Main Dress; Female
Date made:
1926
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Nathan B. Scott
ID Number:
CS.264155.001
Catalog number:
264155.001
Accession number:
264155
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Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-7baa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_365586
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Dave and Mark jar

Physical Description:
ceramic (overall material)
stoneware (overall material)
wheel thrown (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
average spatial: 15 in x 14 1/2 in; 38.1 cm x 36.83 cm
overall: 15 in x 14 1/2 in; 38.1 cm x 36.83 cm
Object Name:
Jar
Associated Place:
United States: South Carolina, Edgefield
Date made:
1859
Date made:
March 10, 1859
ID Number:
1996.0344.02
Catalog number:
1996.0344.02
Accession number:
1996.0344
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-351f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1181788

Henry Clay Campaign Ribbon, 1844

Associated person:
Clay, Henry  Search this
Frelinghuysen, Theodore  Search this
Physical Description:
textile (overall material)
white, black (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 7 3/4 in x 3 in; 19.685 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Ribbon
Object Type:
ribbon
Associated date:
1844
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph E. Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1844.J09
Catalog number:
227739.1844.J09
Accession number:
227739
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a2-f78d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_502207

Pink Log Cabin Patterned Sugar Bowl

Associated person:
Harrison, William Henry  Search this
Physical Description:
ceramic (overall material)
white, pink (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 7 3/4 in x 5 1/4 in; 15.24 cm x 19.685 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
sugarbowl and lid
Subject:
Food Culture  Search this
Presidents  Search this
Credit Line:
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1840.I06
Accession number:
227739
270930
Catalog number:
227739.1840.I6
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Political and Military History: Political History, Presidential History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
American Democracy
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-7560-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1199220
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Ribbon, "Harrison's Parting Address to His Soldiers"

Associated person:
Harrison, William  Search this
Physical Description:
textile (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in x 10 3/4 in; 4.445 cm x 27.305 cm
Object Name:
Ribbon
Object Type:
ribbon
Associated date:
1840
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
The Ralph E Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1840.J09
Catalog number:
227739.1840.J09
Accession number:
227739
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Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
American Democracy
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-0742-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_502151

Protractor, Model 3-B, United States Army Air Force

Materials:
Non-magnetic white metal alloy (most likely aluminum alloy), black wrinkle finish coating
Dimensions:
3-D: 59.4 x 23.5 x 9.8cm (23 3/8 x 9 1/4 x 3 7/8 in.)
Type:
EQUIPMENT-Mission Support
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the Zubkoff/Maiman Family
Inventory Number:
A20040179000
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/nv9f530a40d-1293-45d1-96a2-563547ed602d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20040179000
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Watch, Navigation, Hamilton 4992B, AN5740

Manufacturer:
George H. Adamson Company  Search this
Hamilton Watch Co.  Search this
Materials:
Case:steel, paint, brass, glass, felt
Watch: Glass, non-ferrous metal, paint, brass, steel
Box: Cardboard, adhesive, paper
Dimensions:
3-D: 10.5 × 10 × 5.2cm (4 1/8 × 3 15/16 × 2 1/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Col. Byron E. White, USAFR.
Inventory Number:
A19850366000
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/nv93c9dec8b-6b6e-4ad7-a9f0-a452cecd71b0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19850366000
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Dead Reckoning, E-6B, Prototype

Manufacturer:
G. Felsenthal & Sons Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Painted and engraved acetate, plated copper alloy, and cellulose nitrate
Dimensions:
3-D: 23.8 x 12.4 x 1.3cm (9 3/8 x 4 7/8 x 1/2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1942
Credit Line:
Gift of Ben W. Rau
Inventory Number:
A19771289000
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/nv9420c8b82-be81-4b1c-9331-72dee61aba44
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19771289000
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Drift Meter, B-3, Boeing B-17D "Swoose"

Materials:
aluminum, brass, copper, cork, glass mirror, lenses, paint, plastic
Dimensions:
3-D (Without Eyepiece): 26.7 x 15.2 x 22.2cm (10 1/2 x 6 x 8 3/4 in.)
Other (With Eyepiece): 26.7cm (10 1/2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of the City of Los Angeles
Inventory Number:
A19500075025
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99f4db6f0-3c86-4bde-9642-0d559c7de13d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19500075025
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Astrocompass, Mark II, "Excalibur III"

Manufacturer:
W. W. Boes Co.  Search this
Materials:
Aluminum, Radium 226
Dimensions:
3-D: 11 × 14 × 22cm (4 5/16 × 5 1/2 × 8 11/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Gift of Maureen O'Hara Blair
Inventory Number:
A19530088001
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv912846cb0-46a3-4097-8a05-70bc3d348e28
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19530088001
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