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Paillard & Cie. Cylinder Music Box

Maker:
Charles Paillard & Cie.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
lacquer (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 3/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 4 1/8 in; 4.445 cm x 5.715 cm x 10.4775 cm
Object Name:
music box
Place made:
Switzerland
Date made:
1838-1842
Related Publication:
Densmore, Frances. Handbook of the Collection of Musical Instruments in the United States National Museum.
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Howard Foote
ID Number:
MI.055714
Accession number:
11535
Catalog number:
055714
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Music Is Contagious!

Referenced:
Leupp, Charles M.  Search this
Original artist:
Mount, William Sidney  Search this
Publisher:
Goupil, Vibert & Co.  Search this
E. Gambart & Co.  Search this
Printer:
Lemercier & Cie  Search this
Lithographer:
Noel, Alphonse Leon  Search this
Measurements:
image: 37.5 cm x 47.5 cm; 14 3/4 in x 18 11/16 in
sheet: 61.5 cm x 88 cm; 24 3/16 in x 34 5/8 in
Object Name:
Print
print
lithograph
Other Terms:
Print; Lithograph
Date made:
1849
Subject:
African American  Search this
Dancing  Search this
Credit Line:
Mrs Julian James bequest
ID Number:
GA.06461
Catalog number:
06461
Accession number:
70138
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Music & Musical Instruments
Agriculture
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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The Power of Music!

Referenced:
Lee, Mrs. Gideon  Search this
Original artist:
Mount, William Sidney  Search this
Publisher:
Goupil, Vibert & Co.  Search this
E. Gambart & Co.  Search this
Measurements:
image: 37 cm x 47.25 cm; 14 9/16 in x 18 5/8 in
overall: 50.5 cm x 57.5 cm; 19 7/8 in x 22 5/8 in
Object Name:
print
lithograph
Print
Other Terms:
Print; Lithograph
Date made:
1848
Subject:
African American  Search this
Dancing  Search this
ID Number:
GA.20990
Catalog number:
20990
Accession number:
233536
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Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Musical Snuff Box

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 9.525 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Music Box
Place made:
Switzerland
Date made:
1838-1842
Credit Line:
The Monsignor John M. Cooper Collection of African, American Indian, Oceanic and Philippine Ethnology presented by the Catholic University of America
ID Number:
MI.58.047
Catalog number:
58.047
58.47
Accession number:
211312
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Musical Snuff Box

Physical Description:
tortoise shell (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: music box: 3/4 in x 3 1/4 in; 1.905 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
music box
Date made:
1830-1840
Credit Line:
Gift of E. M. Marbury
ID Number:
MI.204576a
Accession number:
36046
Catalog number:
204576a
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Musical Snuff Box

Physical Description:
tortoise shell (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3/4 in x 3 1/4 in x 2 in; 1.905 cm x 8.255 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
music box
Date made:
1830-1840
Credit Line:
Gift of E. M. Marbury
ID Number:
MI.204576b
Accession number:
36046
Catalog number:
204576b
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-2554-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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“Mendelssohn's Spring Song”

Associated person:
Mendelssohn, Felix  Search this
Publisher:
Armstrong Music Publishing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 11 in; 35.56 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
ca 1842 - 1844
ID Number:
1983.0424.010
Accession number:
1983.0424
Catalog number:
1983.0424.010
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-eb7f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Sheet music, "The Hard Cider Quick Step"

Associated institution:
Whig Party  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 31.75 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Date made:
1840
Associated date:
1840 05 04
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph E. Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1840.E16
Catalog number:
227739.1840.E16
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/ng49ca746a3-5bea-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_529107

Second Grand Trio Pour Piano, Violon et Violoncelle

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/4 in x 10 5/8 in; 33.655 cm x 26.9875 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Leipzig
Date made:
1845
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Carol B. Warden and Joy Burchuk
ID Number:
2014.0181.12
Accession number:
2014.0181
Catalog number:
2014.0181.12
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Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-d610-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1662050
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“Philadelphia Polka Waltz”

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 1/4 in; 34.29 cm x 26.035 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States
Publishing date:
1846
ID Number:
1982.0440.13
Accession number:
1982.0440
Catalog number:
1982.0440.13
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-61cb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1333188

"Carry Me Back To Old Virginny"

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 1/8 in; 34.29 cm x 25.7175 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1848
ID Number:
1986.0513.09
Accession number:
1986.0513
Catalog number:
1986.0513.09
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-fb2b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_681923

"Slaying the Deer"

Composer:
Lover, Samuel  Search this
Publisher:
Firth, Hall & Pond  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 3/4 in x 9 1/2 in; 32.385 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1847
ID Number:
1983.0227.01
Accession number:
1983.0227
Catalog number:
1983.0227.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c446-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670727

“The Old Gum Tree”

Composer:
Wilson, R. O.  Search this
Performers:
Ethiopian Serenaders  Search this
Publisher:
F. D. Benteen  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 1/4 in x 10 1/2 in; 36.195 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Publishing date:
1848
ID Number:
1983.0313.18
Accession number:
1983.0313
Catalog number:
1983.0313.18
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6507-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670707

"Blind Boy"

Publisher:
Oliver Ditson & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 3/4 in x 10 3/4 in; 34.925 cm x 27.305 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Publishing date:
1842
ID Number:
1983.0694.01
Accession number:
1983.0694
Catalog number:
1983.0694.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f35a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_679673

“Jenny Lind's Favorite Polka”

Publisher:
G. P. Reed  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 in; 34.29 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1846
ID Number:
1983.0424.087
Accession number:
1983.0424
Catalog number:
1983.0424.087
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-65d5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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"The Grave of Bonaparte"

Publisher:
Oliver Ditson  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 3/4 in x 9 3/4 in; 32.385 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Publishing date:
1843
ID Number:
1986.0588.05
Accession number:
1986.0588
Catalog number:
1986.0588.05
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-eee7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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"The Battle of Buena Vista"

Music publisher:
G. Willig Jr.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 33 1/2 in x 26 in; 85.09 cm x 66.04 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Publishing date:
1847
ID Number:
1983.0693.06
Accession number:
1983.0693
Catalog number:
1983.0693.06
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-fa70-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Derazey Guitar

Maker:
Derazey  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 36 1/4 in x 11 3/4 in x 3 5/8 in; 92.075 cm x 29.845 cm x 9.2075 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
France: Grand Est, Mirecourt
Date made:
1838-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Esther Hunt
ID Number:
MI.380625
Catalog number:
380625
Accession number:
156180
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-28e5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605729
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Feldhar Square Piano

Maker:
Feldhar, Gerhardt  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: Wisconsin
Date made:
1844
Credit Line:
Mrs. William P. Spensley
ID Number:
MI.309125
Catalog number:
309125
Accession number:
63676
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4413-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605864
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Huppmann Square Piano

Maker:
Huppmann, George  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1844-1846
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.315711
Catalog number:
315711
Accession number:
58488
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4c11-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605889
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