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chair, piano

Physical Description:
velvet, wool (back material)
velvet, wool (seat material)
wood (frame material)
Measurements:
overall: 34 1/4 in x 17 1/2 in x 16 in; 86.995 cm x 44.45 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
chair, piano
Other Terms:
Chair; Side; Folding
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1870s
ID Number:
DL.66.0028
Catalog number:
66.0028
Accession number:
261086
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Piano Stool

Physical Description:
mahogany (frame material)
iron (collar; threaded shaft material)
silk (show upholstery material)
Measurements:
overall: 31 1/2 in x 17 1/2 in x 16 1/2 in; 80.01 cm x 44.45 cm x 41.91 cm
Object Name:
chair, piano
Other Terms:
Chair; Furniture; Side
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
ca 1825 - 1830
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert T. Trump
ID Number:
1978.2446.01
Accession number:
1978.2446
Catalog number:
1978.2446.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Child's Cup

Maker:
Tiffany & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
gold (gilt wash on interior material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 4 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 8.5725 cm x 10.4775 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
mug
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Place owned; place used:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1891
Subject:
Baby  Search this
Boys  Search this
Gifts & Presents  Search this
Children  Search this
Parades  Search this
Souvenirs  Search this
Credit Line:
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wallace Dunn, Jr.
ID Number:
DL.307672.0009
Catalog number:
307672.0009
Accession number:
307672
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-1243-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Propeller Indiana’s Hand Bell

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 24.37 cm x 12.96 cm; 9 5/8 in x 5 1/8 in
overall: 9 3/4 in x 5 1/4 in; 24.765 cm x 13.335 cm
Object Name:
bell
Related event:
Expansion and Reform  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
Gift of Michigan Department of State, Michigan History Division (through Bruce J. Andrews)
ID Number:
1979.1030.15
Catalog number:
1979.1030.15
Accession number:
1979.1030
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Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-c68f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Popping the Question

Maker:
Sarony & Major  Search this
Physical Description:
hand-colored (image production method/technique)
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 8 in x 12 in; 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1846
Subject:
Courtship, love  Search this
Chronology: 1840-1849  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Flowers  Search this
Related Publication:
Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2277
Catalog number:
60.2277
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-36c0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Haverly's European Mastodon Minstrels

Maker:
Strobridge Lithographing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 27 in x 36 7/8 in; 68.58 cm x 93.6625 cm
overall: 30 in x 40 in; 76.2 cm x 101.6 cm
Object Name:
chromolithograph
Object Type:
Chromolithograph
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Date made:
ca 1880
Subject:
Horses  Search this
U.S. National Government, executive branch  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Music  Search this
Theater  Search this
Inaugurations  Search this
Architecture, Public Buildings  Search this
Minstrels  Search this
Related Publication:
Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone
Marzio, Peter. The Democratic Art
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2482
Catalog number:
60.2482
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2a18-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324802

Canterbury

Physical Description:
walnut (overall material)
poplar (drawer back and bottom material)
brass (casters material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 5/8 in x 19 3/4 in x 14 1/2 in; 49.8475 cm x 50.165 cm x 36.83 cm
Object Name:
canterbury
Other Terms:
Rack, Magazine; Furniture
Place made:
United States
Place used:
United States: Maine, Thomaston
Date made:
ca 1850 - 1870
Subject:
Furniture  Search this
Music  Search this
Maine  Search this
Credit Line:
Misses Helen R. and Elisabeth W. Newcombe
ID Number:
DL.58.0026
Catalog number:
58.0026
Accession number:
215795
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-246f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_311973
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Charity

Maker:
Pendleton's Lithography  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 6 in x 4 in; 15.24 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
ca 1830
Subject:
Music  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2529
Catalog number:
60.2529
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-29ce-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324841

Departure of Mary Queen of Scots from France

Depicted:
Mary I Queen of Scotland  Search this
Maker:
D.W. Kellogg and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 11 1/2 in x 9 1/2 in; 29.21 cm x 24.13 cm
overall: 17 in x 12 1/2 in; 43.18 cm x 31.75 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Date made:
ca 1838
Subject:
European History  Search this
Costume  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.60.2329
Catalog number:
60.2329
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-3880-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324665

I'd Offer Thee This Hand of Mine.

Maker:
Vance, Parsloe and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 9 in x 7 in; 22.86 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1875
Subject:
Comic prints  Search this
Chronology: 1870-1879  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.60.2867
Catalog number:
60.2867
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2e8d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325160

Emma Abbott Grand Opera Company

Depicted:
Abbott, Emma  Search this
Maker:
Baker, Joseph E.  Search this
Forbes Lithograph Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 20 in x 18 in; 50.8 cm x 45.72 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
n.d.
Subject:
Costume  Search this
Courtship, love  Search this
Theater  Search this
Music  Search this
Opera  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3028
Catalog number:
60.3028
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-27c0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325296

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

Gorman's Original Philadelphia Church Choir Company

Depicted:
Henry, Emma  Search this
Maker:
Thomas, Henry Atwell  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 17 1/4 in x 13 1/2 in; 43.815 cm x 34.29 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1879 or before
Subject:
Adornment  Search this
Chronology: 1870-1879  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3040
Catalog number:
60.3040
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-104c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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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

James H. Wallick's Bandit King Co.

Depicted:
Lyons, Fred  Search this
Wallick, James H.  Search this
Maker:
Great Western Printing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 20 in x 19 in; 50.8 cm x 48.26 cm
Object Name:
chromolithograph
Object Type:
Chromolithograph
Place made:
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
Date made:
n.d.
Subject:
Costume  Search this
Blacks  Search this
Music  Search this
Theater  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Minstrels  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3035
Catalog number:
60.3035
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-27c2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325302

Untitled (Portrait of a King) by D.W. Kellogg and Company

Maker:
D.W. Kellogg and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 10 1/2 in x 8 in; 26.67 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Date made:
ca 1840
Subject:
Costume  Search this
Furnishings  Search this
Music  Search this
Bible  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2969
Catalog number:
60.2969
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2b72-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325367

Oh Would I Were a Boy Again

Maker:
Vance, Parsloe and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 9 in x 7 in; 22.86 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1875
Subject:
Comic prints  Search this
Children  Search this
Chronology: 1870-1879  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.60.2870
Catalog number:
60.2870
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-c6ea-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325159

Oh! Happy Be Thy Dreams.

Maker:
Vance, Fred T.  Search this
Vance, Parsloe and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 7 in x 9 in; 17.78 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1875
Subject:
Comic prints  Search this
Chronology: 1870-1879  Search this
Furnishings  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.60.2883A
Catalog number:
60.2883A
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-3621-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325170

I Have a Silent Sorrow Here.

Maker:
Vance, Fred T.  Search this
Vance, Parsloe and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 9 in x 7 in; 22.86 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1875
Subject:
Comic prints  Search this
Children  Search this
Chronology: 1870-1879  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.60.2883B
Catalog number:
60.2883B
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-c9f5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325172

I Will Not Ask to Press That Cheek.

Maker:
Vance, Fred T.  Search this
Vance, Parsloe and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 9 in x 7 in; 22.86 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1875
Subject:
Comic prints  Search this
Chronology: 1870-1879  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.60.2883C
Catalog number:
60.2883C
Accession number:
228146
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2bcf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325174

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