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African-American Banjo

Physical Description:
wood (part material)
metal (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 in x 10 in x 3 1/2 in; 78.74 cm x 25.4 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
banjo
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1835-1865
Subject:
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert S. Jamieson
ID Number:
1990.0164.01
Accession number:
1990.0164
Catalog number:
1990.0164.01
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Music & Musical Instruments
Cultures & Communities
Banjos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-418a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Funeral March to the Memory of Abraham Lincoln the Martyr President

Described:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Publisher:
Waters, Horace  Search this
Maker:
Major & Knapp Engraving, Manufacturing & Lithographic Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
3 pages (overall page county)
black; white (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/4 in x 10 3/8 in; 33.655 cm x 26.3525 cm
Object Name:
music, sheet
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1865
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Presidents  Search this
Death  Search this
Mourning  Search this
Music  Search this
Related event:
Assassination of Abraham Lincoln  Search this
Credit Line:
Peebles
ID Number:
2019.0182.02
Accession number:
2019.0182
Catalog number:
2019.0182.02
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Political and Military History: Political History, Presidential History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1941496

The Nation in Tears

Described:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Publisher:
Waters, Horace  Search this
Maker:
Firth, Pond & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
3 pages (overall page count)
black; white (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 13 3/8 in x 10 1/2 in; 33.9725 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
music, sheet
Date made:
1865
Subject:
Assassination  Search this
Presidents  Search this
Death  Search this
Mourning  Search this
Music  Search this
Related event:
Assassination of Abraham Lincoln  Search this
ID Number:
2019.0182.03
Accession number:
2019.0182
Catalog number:
2019.0182.03
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Government, Politics, and Reform
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-6bda-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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The Triumph!

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 9 1/2 in x 1 in; 15.24 cm x 24.13 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
music book
book
book
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1868
Credit Line:
Gift of Carol B. Warden and Joy Burchuk
ID Number:
2014.0181.05
Accession number:
2014.0181
Catalog number:
2014.0181.05
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Music & Musical Instruments
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-844b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1591248
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Eisenbrant Albert System Clarinet

Maker:
Eisenbrandt, Christian Heinrich  Search this
Physical Description:
rosewood (overall material)
silver (overall material)
mother-of-pearl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 in x 3 7/8 in; 58.42 cm x 9.8425 cm
cap: 2 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 6.6675 cm x 2.8575 cm
mouthpiece: 3 1/8 in x 1 3/16 in; 7.9375 cm x 3.01625 cm
clarinet: 19 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 49.53 cm x 4.7625 cm
bell: 4 1/4 in x 2 15/16 in; 10.795 cm x 7.46125 cm
key: 5/8 in x 2 in x 1 1/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
clarinet
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Date made:
1850-1861
Credit Line:
Gift of Alice I. Siddall
ID Number:
MI.383371
Accession number:
167472
Catalog number:
383371
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-ea35-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Snare Drum

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
rope (overall material)
leather (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 20 in x 20 in; 40.64 cm x 50.8 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
drum
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1850-1860
Credit Line:
Gift of William F. Cotton
ID Number:
MI.393794
Accession number:
211893
Catalog number:
393794
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-442c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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13-Keyed Clarinet

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
silver plate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 in x 2 7/8 in; 55.88 cm x 7.3025 cm
mouthpiece: 3 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 7.9375 cm x 2.8575 cm
clarinet: 18 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in; 46.99 cm x 4.7625 cm
bell: 4 1/8 in; 10.4775 cm
Object Name:
clarinet
Date made:
1835-1865
Credit Line:
Gift of The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania (through Dr. Robert H. Dyson)
ID Number:
MI.65.0606
Accession number:
1991.0406
Catalog number:
65.0606
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-327b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606578
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Martin & Coupa Guitar

Maker:
Martin & Coupa  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 36 in x 11 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 91.44 cm x 29.21 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1850-1860
1840-1841
Credit Line:
Gift of Stephen Waterman
ID Number:
MI.378846
Accession number:
145343
Catalog number:
378846
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Music & Musical Instruments
Guitars
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-6105-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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French Guitar

Measurements:
overall: 36 1/4 in x 12 1/8 in x 4 in; 92.075 cm x 30.7975 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
France
Date made:
1835-1865
Related Publication:
Densmore, Frances. Handbook of the Collection of Musical Instruments in the United States National Museum.
Credit Line:
Gift of Le Clair Gaillard
ID Number:
MI.326752
Accession number:
71810
Catalog number:
326752
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-29b6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605722
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Invention for Improvement in Dulcimers

Unspecified:
U.S. Patent Office  Search this
Inventor:
Durand, Ezra  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.4 cm x 15 cm x 29.5 cm; 2 1/8 in x 5 29/32 in x 11 5/8 in
Object Name:
dulcimer
patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Norwich
Date made:
ca 1867
Patent date:
1867-12-31
ID Number:
MI.332324
Catalog number:
332324
Accession number:
94380
Patent number:
72,824
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4b05-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606093
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Presentation Drum

Associated person:
Wilson, Woodrow  Search this
User:
Booze, Jacob  Search this
Maker:
William A. Pond & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 17 7/8 in; 35.56 cm x 45.4025 cm
Object Name:
drum
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1863
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from The White House
ID Number:
MI.017230
Catalog number:
017230
Accession number:
60827
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-44e1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606439
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Vogt Snare Drum

Maker:
Vogt, Ernest  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
leather (overall material)
rope (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 17 1/2 in x 17 1/2 in; 38.1 cm x 44.45 cm x 44.45 cm
Object Name:
drum
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1864
Credit Line:
Gift of John S. Kyle
ID Number:
MI.069758
Accession number:
274169
Catalog number:
69758
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-f12d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_881446
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Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon of Philadelphia.

Lithographer:
Sinclair, Thomas  Search this
Artist:
Queen, James  Search this
Measurements:
image: 16 1/4 in x 27 in; 41.275 cm x 68.58 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
chromolithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1861
Subject:
Architecture, Domestic Buildings  Search this
Children  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Marriage  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Civic Associations  Search this
Music  Search this
Flags  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3799
Catalog number:
60.3799
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Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-eea6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_326144

The Miscegenation Ball

Copyright holder; distributor:
Bromley & Co.  Search this
Maker:
Kimmel and Forster  Search this
Artist:
Thomas, Henry Atwell  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 12 5/8 in x 20 1/2 in; 32.0675 cm x 52.07 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1864
Subject:
African American  Search this
Courtship, love  Search this
Political Parties  Search this
Chronology: 1860-1869  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Glasses  Search this
Dancing  Search this
Music  Search this
Political Caricatures  Search this
U.S. National Government, executive branch  Search this
Communication, newspapers  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3341
Catalog number:
60.3341
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-b80c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325557

Genl Tom Thumb & Wife, Com. Nutt & Minnie Warren

Depicted:
Thumb, Tom  Search this
Warren, Lavinia  Search this
Warren, Minnie  Search this
Nutt, Commodore George Washington Morrison  Search this
Maker:
Currier & Ives  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 10 1/2 in x 13 in; 26.67 cm x 33.02 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1863
Subject:
Architecture  Search this
Chronology: 1860-1869  Search this
Marriage  Search this
Horses  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Entertainment, general  Search this
Music  Search this
Weddings  Search this
Related event:
Wedding of General Tom Thumb and The Little Queen of Beauty  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3492
Catalog number:
60.3492
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-323f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325718

Come and Join Us Brothers.

Maker:
P.S. Duval & Son Lith.  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 14 in x 14 1/8 in; 35.56 cm x 35.8775 cm
Object Name:
chromolithograph
Object Type:
Posters
Lithograph
Other Terms:
lithograph
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1863 -1865
Subject:
African American  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Music  Search this
Related event:
Civil War  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3320
Catalog number:
60.3320
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Domestic Furnishings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-e04d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_516030
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President Lincoln and His Family

Depicted:
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Lincoln, Robert Todd  Search this
Lincoln, Thomas  Search this
Lincoln, William Wallace  Search this
Lincoln, Mary Todd  Search this
Maker:
Hoover, Joseph  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 17 7/8 in x 24 3/8 in; 45.4025 cm x 61.9125 cm
overall: 22 in x 28 in; 55.88 cm x 71.12 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
before 1869
Subject:
U.S. National Government, executive branch  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Marriage  Search this
Children  Search this
Flowers  Search this
Civil War  Search this
Music  Search this
Family  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2575
Catalog number:
60.2575
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-0d33-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324889

The Dance

Maker:
E. B. & E. C. Kellogg  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 8 1/2 in x 12 1/4 in; 21.59 cm x 31.115 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Date made:
1852-1860
Subject:
Courtship, love  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Dancing  Search this
Music  Search this
Related Publication:
Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2663
Catalog number:
60.2663
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-bcf8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324960

Presentation Plate to the Patrons of the Philadelphia Inquirer, 1863

Maker:
Sinclair, Thomas  Search this
Inger, Christian  Search this
Inger, Christian  Search this
Inger, Christian  Search this
Inger, Christian  Search this
Measurements:
image: 17 in x 13 in; 43.18 cm x 33.02 cm
Object Name:
Lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1863
Subject:
Chronology: 1860-1869  Search this
Patriotism and Patriotic Symbols  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Flags  Search this
Communication, newspapers  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2570
Catalog number:
60.2570
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2f93-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_326126

The Great International Caledonian Games Held at Jones Woods, New York City, July 1st, 1867 ... 1868

Publisher:
Kelly & Whitehill  Search this
Maker:
Giles, John Lawrence  Search this
Printer:
Hart, Charles  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 19 in x 32 1/2 in; 48.26 cm x 82.55 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1868
Subject:
Costume  Search this
Children  Search this
Parks, public  Search this
Dancing  Search this
Sports spectator  Search this
Music  Search this
Games  Search this
Related Publication:
Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2404
Catalog number:
60.2404
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-3117-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_326152

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