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Linden Harp: A Rare Collection of Popular Melodies

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 4 in x 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 10.16 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
book
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1855
ID Number:
2016.3125.20
Nonaccession number:
2016.3125
Catalog number:
2016.3125.20
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Popular Entertainment
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National Museum of American History
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The Factory Girl's Song

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
printer's ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/2 in x 5 3/4 in; 24.13 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
broadside
Place made:
United States: New England
Date made:
1840s
1835 - 1855
Subject:
Girls  Search this
labor issues  Search this
Music  Search this
Textile Processing and Production  Search this
ID Number:
2013.0125.01
Accession number:
2013.0125
Catalog number:
2013.0125.01
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Cultures & Communities
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American Enterprise
Industry & Manufacturing
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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12-Keyed Clarinet

Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20 in x 3 1/8 in; 50.8 cm x 7.9375 cm
mouthpiece/barrel: 4 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 11.7475 cm x 3.175 cm
upper joint: 7 3/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 19.685 cm x 4.1275 cm
lower joint: 8 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 21.59 cm x 4.7625 cm
bell: 3 7/8 in x 3 1/8 in; 9.8425 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
clarinet
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
1800-1825
1840-1850
ID Number:
MI.75.47
Accession number:
322695
Catalog number:
75.47
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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American Guitar

Physical Description:
silk? (strap material)
maple (back, sides material)
spruce (belly material)
metal (tuning pins material)
Measurements:
overall: 34 1/4 in x 11 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 86.995 cm x 29.845 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1845 - 1855
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary E. Maxwell
ID Number:
MI.381936
Accession number:
160028
Catalog number:
381936
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Edward Light Harp-Lute

Maker:
Light, Edward  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 33 1/4 in x 13 5/8 in x 5 1/2 in; 84.455 cm x 34.6075 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
harp-lute
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1816-1850
Credit Line:
Made available through the Cooper Union Museum
ID Number:
MI.60.1405
Accession number:
227687
Catalog number:
60.1405
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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8-Keyed Clarinet

Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
bone (overall material)
nickel silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 in x 3 1/4 in; 60.96 cm x 8.255 cm
barrel: 2 7/16 in x 1 3/8 in; 6.19125 cm x 3.4925 cm
upper joint: 9 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 24.13 cm x 3.81 cm
lower joint: 10 1/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 25.7175 cm x 4.445 cm
bell: 4 3/8 in x 3 1/4 in; 11.1125 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
clarinet
Place made:
Europe
Date made:
1825-1850
Credit Line:
Gift of Wingate Sykes
ID Number:
MI.63.282
Accession number:
243873
Catalog number:
63.282
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Nechwalsky Bass Clarinet

Maker:
Nechwalsky, Anton  Search this
Physical Description:
maple (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9.7 cm x 106 cm x 20 cm; x 3 13/16 in x 41 3/4 in x 7 7/8 in
mouthpiece/barrel: 6 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in x 8 1/8 in; 15.5575 cm x 3.175 cm x 20.6375 cm
upper joint: 16 1/8 in x 2 in; 40.9575 cm x 5.08 cm
lower joint: 20 1/16 in x 2 7/8 in; 50.95875 cm x 7.3025 cm
bell: 11 5/8 in x 5 1/16 in x 3 7/8 in; 29.5275 cm x 12.85875 cm x 9.8425 cm
Object Name:
clarinet
Place made:
Austria: Vienna state, Vienna
Date made:
ca 1853
Credit Line:
Gift of The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania (through Dr. Robert H. Dyson)
ID Number:
MI.65.0613
Accession number:
1991.0406
Catalog number:
65.0613
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Whiteley 5-Keyed Clarinet

Maker:
Whiteley, William  Search this
Physical Description:
boxwood (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 53.975 cm x 8.89 cm
upper joint: 9 9/16 in x 1 3/8 in; 24.28875 cm x 3.4925 cm
lower joint: 12 5/16 in x 3 in; 31.27375 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
clarinet
Place made:
United States: New York, Utica
Date made:
1830-1853
Credit Line:
Gift of William Bianco
ID Number:
MI.60.0278
Catalog number:
60.0278
Accession number:
226039
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Widmann 19-Keyed Basset Horn

Physical Description:
maple (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
mouthpiece/barrel: 5 13/16 in x 1 3/8 in; 14.76375 cm x 3.4925 cm
upper joint: 13 1/4 in x 2 in x 2 1/8 in; 33.655 cm x 5.08 cm x 5.3975 cm
lower joint: 18 1/2 in x 2 1/4 in x 3 1/8 in; 46.99 cm x 5.715 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
basset horn
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Freiberg
Date made:
1853-1857
ID Number:
MI.66.085
Catalog number:
66.085
Accession number:
261777
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Drum

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
rope (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 17 in x 17 in; 30.48 cm x 43.18 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
drum
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1800-1850
Associated dates:
1980 06 11 / 1980 06 11
1980 06 11 / 1980 06 11
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph Sessford
ID Number:
MI.123076
Accession number:
18065
Catalog number:
123076
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Horstmann & Sons Snare Drum

Maker:
Horstmann, William H. & Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 1/2 in x 16 3/4 in x 16 3/4 in; 41.91 cm x 42.545 cm x 42.545 cm
Object Name:
drum
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1830-1857
Associated dates:
1980 06 11 / 1980 06 11
1980 06 11 / 1980 06 11
Credit Line:
Gift of Wesley P. Rodgers
ID Number:
MI.070935
Accession number:
279458
Catalog number:
070935
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Musical Glasses

Physical Description:
rosewood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 35 3/4 in x 35 3/4 in x 21 1/8 in; 90.805 cm x 90.805 cm x 53.6575 cm
Object Name:
musical glasses
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1800-1850
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.315752
Accession number:
65928
Catalog number:
315752
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National Museum of American History
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Gütter & Sons Guitar

Maker:
H. F. Gutter & Sons  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 34 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 87.63 cm x 29.21 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Markneukirchen
Date made:
1800-1850
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. J. Ryan Devereux
ID Number:
MI.312916
Accession number:
64657
Catalog number:
312916
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National Museum of American History
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American Guitar

Measurements:
overall: 36 in x 11 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in; 91.44 cm x 29.21 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1854
ID Number:
MI.330804
Accession number:
88881
Catalog number:
330804
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Debain Upright Player Piano

Maker:
Debain, Alexandre  Search this
Physical Description:
rosewood (case: material)
wood (frame material)
felt (hammers: material)
Measurements:
overall: 53 1/4 in x 53 1/2 in x 23 1/2 in; 135.255 cm x 135.89 cm x 59.69 cm
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1851
Credit Line:
Bequest of Ann A. Jeffcott
ID Number:
MI.236911
Catalog number:
236911
Accession number:
44953
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Zayda Playing an Instrument

Original artist:
Ferris, Jean Leon Gerome  Search this
Physical Description:
graphite (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
sheet: 34 cm x 24 cm; 13 3/8 in x 9 7/16 in
Object Name:
drawing
Place probably made:
United States
Date made:
after 1851
Credit Line:
Mrs. J. L. Gerome Ferris
ID Number:
GA.16629
Catalog number:
16629
Accession number:
119780
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Ferris Collection
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Market St. Portsmouth, N.H.

Maker:
Bufford, John Henry  Search this
Measurements:
image: 11 in x 9 in; 27.94 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1853
Subject:
Chronology: 1850-1859  Search this
Architecture, Commercial Buildings  Search this
Horses  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Music  Search this
Holidays and Celebrations, general  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3682
Catalog number:
60.3682
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Slavery as it Exists in America./ Slavery as it Exists in England.

Depicted:
Thompson, George  Search this
Maker:
Haven, Joshua P.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 17 1/2 in x 10 3/8 in; 44.45 cm x 26.3525 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1850
Subject:
Children  Search this
Political Caricatures  Search this
Economy  Search this
Pets  Search this
Chronology: 1850-1859  Search this
Blacks  Search this
Dancing  Search this
Architecture, Industrial Buildings  Search this
Music  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3490
Catalog number:
60.3490
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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American Independence

Publisher:
Brainard, C.H.  Search this
Maker:
Bradford, Lodowick H.  Search this
Measurements:
image: 16 1/2 in x 21 1/2 in; 41.91 cm x 54.61 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1859
Subject:
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Children  Search this
Toys  Search this
Architecture, Domestic Buildings  Search this
Chronology: 1850-1859  Search this
Music  Search this
Holidays and Celebrations, general  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2622
Catalog number:
60.2622
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-aaa0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_324931

Jenny Lind

Copyright holder; publisher:
Schaus, William  Search this
Depicted:
Lind, Jenny  Search this
Maker:
Nagel & Weingaertner  Search this
Crehen, C.G.  Search this
Crehen, C.G.  Search this
Original artist:
M.A. & S. Root  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 22 1/2 in x 16 1/4 in; 57.15 cm x 41.275 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1850
Subject:
Chronology: 1850-1859  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3066
Catalog number:
60.3066
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-27e7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_325332

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