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Timbales, used by Tito Puente

User:
Puente, Tito  Search this
Maker:
Latin Percussion  Search this
Physical Description:
steel, chrome-plated (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 126 cm x 70 cm x 63 cm; 49 5/8 in x 27 9/16 in x 24 13/16 in
Object Name:
drum set
Place Made:
United States: New Jersey, Garfield
Date made:
1990 - 1996
Subject:
Olympics  Search this
Related event:
Olympic Summer Games: Atlanta, 1996  Search this
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
Credit Line:
Gift of Tito Puente
ID Number:
1996.0304.01
Accession number:
1996.0304
Catalog number:
1996.0604.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Friction Harp Case

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
case: 4 1/2 in x 90 1/4 in x 9 in; 11.43 cm x 229.235 cm x 22.86 cm
rosin: 5 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in; 13.97 cm x 7.3025 cm
Object Name:
case with accessories
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1920s
Credit Line:
Gift of Wren Ingram
ID Number:
2008.0098.01.01
Catalog number:
2008.0098.01.01
Accession number:
2008.0098
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4243-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1800599
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Cricket-sounding Clickers

Unspecified:
Meggers, Edith R.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
clickers
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Date made:
1930-1950
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edith R. Meggers
ID Number:
MI.74.15
Catalog number:
74.15
Accession number:
314637
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-382a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606376

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:
edanmdm:nmah_606524
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Castanets

Unspecified:
James, Mrs. Julian  Search this
Physical Description:
ivory (overall material)
Object Name:
castanets
Credit Line:
Estate of Cassie Mason Myers Julian-James
ID Number:
MI.66.111
Catalog number:
66.111
Accession number:
70138
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3e42-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606681

Call Bell

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 2 in; 7.62 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
bell
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
1840-1880
Credit Line:
Bequest of Kate Session Marsh
ID Number:
MI.383715
Accession number:
166645
Catalog number:
383715
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-306f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606886

Castanets

Unspecified:
James, Mrs. Julian  Search this
Physical Description:
ivory (overall material)
Object Name:
castanets
Credit Line:
Estate of Cassie Mason Myers Julian-James
ID Number:
MI.66.112
Accession number:
70138
Catalog number:
66.112
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4b20-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607056

Castanets

Physical Description:
ebony (overall material)
Object Name:
castanets
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1878-1882
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Howard Foote
ID Number:
MI.055712
Accession number:
11535
Catalog number:
055712
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0d47-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1068238

U.S. Regulation Snare Drum

Maker:
Rudolph Wurlitzer & Bros.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 19 in x 19 in; 27.94 cm x 48.26 cm x 48.26 cm
Object Name:
drum
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Date made:
ca 1883
Credit Line:
Transfer from the War Department
ID Number:
MI.093194
Accession number:
14682
Catalog number:
093194
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-113f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1068251

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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-1140-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1068253

Stevens Snare Drum

Maker:
Stevens, Abner  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 17 in x 17 in; 27.94 cm x 43.18 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
drum
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Pittsfield
Date made:
1812
Associated dates:
1980 06 11 / 1980 06 11
1980 06 11 / 1980 06 11
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss E.B. Bevier
ID Number:
MI.066621
Accession number:
232886
Catalog number:
066621
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0a3c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1069041
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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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-1da8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1069045

Rose, Morris & Co. Snare Drum

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 13 in x 13 in; 38.1 cm x 33.02 cm x 33.02 cm
Object Name:
drum
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Associated place:
Switzerland
Switzerland
Date made:
1968-1970
Associated dates:
1980 06 11 / 1980 06 11
1980 06 11 / 1980 06 11
Credit Line:
Transfer from General Services Administration
ID Number:
MI.075303
Accession number:
295417
Catalog number:
075303
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0938-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1069345
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Tambori

Physical Description:
brass (shell; tightening hoops material)
cat gut (snare material)
wood (drumstick material)
skin (heads material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in x 5 7/8 in; 10.795 cm x 14.9225 cm
Object Name:
drum
Other Terms:
Tambori; Membranophone Instrument; Drum, Tubular; Drum, Cylindrical
Place made:
Spain: Catalonia
Date made:
1850 - 1899
ID Number:
MI.261731
Accession number:
51790
Catalog number:
261731
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-6b8b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1097170

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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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-e15e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1160836
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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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Castanets

Physical Description:
walnut (overall material)
Object Name:
castanets
Place made:
Spain
Date made:
1850-1890
ID Number:
MI.166998
Accession number:
26981
Catalog number:
166998
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3058-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606875

Castanets

Physical Description:
mahogany (overall material)
cord (overall material)
Object Name:
castanets
Place made:
Italy
Date made:
1890-1910
Credit Line:
Gift of Estate of Helen H. Gardener (through Helen Gardener Crane)
ID Number:
MI.330522
Accession number:
90351
Catalog number:
330522
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3059-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606876

Drum Sticks

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall, each: 14 1/8 in x 5/8 in; 35.8775 cm x 1.5875 cm
Object Name:
drum sticks
Place made:
United States
Date made:
19th century
Credit Line:
Transfer from The White House
ID Number:
MI.017231
Catalog number:
017231
Accession number:
60827
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3c1c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606987
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Snare Drum Sling

Maker:
Rudolph Wurlitzer & Bros.  Search this
Physical Description:
webbing (overall material)
leather (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
sling
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Date made:
1884
Credit Line:
Transfer from the War Department
ID Number:
MI.093195
Catalog number:
093195
Accession number:
14682
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-3c1e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606992

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