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Model of the 1849 Steam Locomotive Philadelphia

Maker:
Holden, Ernie H.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 4 in x 19 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 10.16 cm x 49.53 cm
Object Name:
model, locomotive
Other Terms:
Locomotive and Tender, Philadelphia, 1844-49; Rail
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Associated Place:
United States: Pennsylvania
Date made:
ca 1963
1963
ca. 1963
Used date:
1849
Subject:
Locomotives  Search this
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
TR.321896
Catalog number:
321896
Accession number:
245729
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-7a3d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_843778
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Model of Union Pacific's 1941 Big Boy Steam Locomotive #4000

Maker:
Severn-Lamb Ltd.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 5 3/4 in x 64 3/4 in; 15.875 cm x 14.605 cm x 164.465 cm
Object Name:
model, locomotive
Other Terms:
Locomotive and Tender, Articulated, 1941; Rail
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, Stratford-upon-Avon
Date made:
1941
ca. 1941
Used date:
1941
ID Number:
TR.321387
Catalog number:
321387
Accession number:
243428
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-ffcb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843758

Model of Chicago, Quincy and Burlington Railroad's Pioneer Zephyr

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 60 in; 11.43 cm x 6.35 cm x 152.4 cm
overall: 77 in x 16 in x 19 in; 195.58 cm x 40.64 cm x 48.26 cm
Object Name:
Train
model, train
train, model
Other Terms:
Train; Rail
Date made:
1934
ca. 1934
Used date:
1934
Credit Line:
Gift of the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
ID Number:
TR.321897
Catalog number:
321897
Accession number:
247887
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8271-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_843674
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Model of Baltimore & Ohio Electric Locomotive No. 1

Maker:
Atkins & Merrill Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
sheet brass (cab material)
brass (frame material)
nickel silver or stainless steel (tires material)
bronze or cast brass (wheel centers material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 7 in x 27 in; 40.64 cm x 17.78 cm x 68.58 cm
Object Name:
model, locomotive
Other Terms:
Locomotive, 1895; Rail; Electric
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, South Sudbury
Associated Place:
United States: Maryland
United States: Ohio
Date made:
ca 1962
ca. 1962
Used date:
1895-1920s
ID Number:
TR.321828
Catalog number:
321828
Accession number:
245716
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-09f4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843754

Pullman Porter's Blanket

User:
Pullman Palace Car Company  Search this
Physical Description:
blue (overall color)
wool (overall material)
Object Name:
blanket
Other Terms:
blanket; Rail
Date made:
1930-1950
Credit Line:
Gift:
ID Number:
1986.0133.01
Accession number:
1986.0133
Catalog number:
1986.0133.01
86.0133.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-9730-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_844563
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Model of the 1829 Steam Locomotive, Rocket

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in x 11 3/4 in; 19.05 cm x 8.89 cm x 29.845 cm
Object Name:
locomotive model
model, locomotive
Locomotive and Tender, Rocket
Date made:
1829
ca. 1829
Rocket locomotive constructed:
1829
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
Locomotives  Search this
ID Number:
TR.322289
Accession number:
246799
Catalog number:
322289
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-0a04-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_881844
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Swett Crank Paddle, Patent Model

Patentee:
Swett, Jr., Samuel  Search this
Inventor:
Swett, Jr., Samuel  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 19 in x 6 in x 7 in; 48.26 cm x 15.24 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
propeller blade, model
patent model, boat propelling paddles
Other Terms:
propeller blade; patent model, boat propelling paddles; Maritime
Associated place:
United States: Massachusetts, Chelsea
Associated Place:
United States: Massachusetts
Date made:
1841
Patent date:
1841-05-11
ID Number:
TR.336893
Catalog number:
336893
Accession number:
1979.0310
Patent number:
2,089
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-1051-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843826

Fletcher Felter Feathering Paddle Wheel, Patent Model

Patentee:
Felter, Fletcher  Search this
Inventor:
Felter, Fletcher  Search this
Physical Description:
tin (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
paddle wheel, feathering, model
patent model, vessel paddle wheel, steam
Other Terms:
patent model, vessel paddle wheel, steam; paddle wheel, feathering; Maritime
Associated place:
United States: New Jersey, Perth Amboy
Date made:
1854
Patent date:
1854-11-28
ID Number:
TR.336894
Catalog number:
336894
Accession number:
1979.0324
Patent number:
11,992
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-e443-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_843830
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1934 Ford Roadster

Maker:
Ford Motor Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 ft x 5 9/16 ft x 14 11/16 ft; 1.524 m x 1.7017 m x 4.4702 m
Object Name:
automobile
Date made:
1934
Credit Line:
Gift of A. F. Wayne
ID Number:
1972.299295.01
Catalog number:
330736
Accession number:
299295
Serial number:
18765982
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Automobiles
Road Transportation
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-5ada-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1339070

Schilling Canal Boat Propulsion System, Patent Model

Patentee:
Schilling, Cornelius  Search this
Inventor:
Schilling, Cornelius  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
tin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 4 in x 3 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 10.16 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
canal boat propulsion, patent model
patent model, boat propulsion, canal
Object Type:
Patent Model
Associated Place:
United States: New York
Associated place:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1871
Patent date:
1871-10-10
Subject:
Patent Models  Search this
ID Number:
1979.1029.02
Catalog number:
1979.1029.02
Accession number:
1979.1029
Patent number:
119,792
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-4430-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1316598
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Shire Velocipede, 1879

Object Name:
velocipede
velocipede, wooden
Associated Place:
United States: Michigan
Date made:
1879
Credit Line:
Gift of C. Howard Buckler
ID Number:
1907.47898.01
Catalog number:
248087
Accession number:
47898
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-6ba2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1342281

Child's High Wheel Bicycle, 1885

Measurements:
overall: 40 in x 15 in x 45 in; 101.6 cm x 38.1 cm x 114.3 cm
front wheel: 33 cm; x 13 in
rear wheel: 12.5 cm; x 4 15/16 in
Object Name:
bicycle
Date made:
1885
Credit Line:
Gift of Elbert C. Wood
ID Number:
1960.229882.01
Catalog number:
317075
Accession number:
229882
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-6ba3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1342286

Delivery Wagon

Maker:
Martin, M.  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (cover material)
wood; metal (wagon material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 9/16 ft x 6 1/2 ft x 9 13/16 ft; 2.6161 m x 1.9812 m x 2.9971 m
Object Name:
wagon
Place Made:
United States: Maryland, Raspeburg
Date made:
ca 1900
ID Number:
1977.0988.01
Accession number:
1978.0988
Catalog number:
336470
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Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-9e42-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1342930

Theft Warning Auto Lock

Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 6 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in; 27.94 cm x 16.51 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
wheel lock
Date made:
ca 1915
ID Number:
1979.0687.04
Accession number:
1979.0687
Catalog number:
1979.0687.04
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Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-595c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1821746

Toy Automobile

Maker:
Kenton Hardware Company  Search this
Physical Description:
iron, cast (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Object Name:
Toy, Automobile
toy, auto
Other Terms:
Toy, Automobile; Toys
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Kenton
Date made:
1900 - 1905
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
electricity  Search this
Credit Line:
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Collection of American Toys
ID Number:
1971.295669.921
Accession number:
295669
Catalog number:
295669.921
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-c18c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_336198

Toy Car

Maker:
Kenton Hardware Company  Search this
Physical Description:
iron, cast (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Object Name:
Toy, Automobile
toy, auto
Other Terms:
Toy, Automobile; Toys
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Kenton
Date made:
1929
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Credit Line:
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Collection of American Toys
ID Number:
1971.295669.920
Accession number:
295669
Catalog number:
295669.920
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-3fdd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_336200

Toy Double-Decker Bus

Physical Description:
iron, cast (overall material)
Object Name:
Toy, Autobus
toy, bus
Other Terms:
Toy, Autobus; Toys
Subject:
Transit  Search this
Toys  Search this
Credit Line:
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Collection of American Toys
ID Number:
1971.295669.090
Accession number:
295669
Catalog number:
295669.090
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-3c8f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_336541

Southern Railway Toy Truck

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Object Name:
Toy, Truck
toy, truck
Other Terms:
Toy, Truck; Toys
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Trucks  Search this
Credit Line:
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Collection of American Toys
ID Number:
1971.295669.060
Accession number:
295669
Catalog number:
295669.060
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-3542-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_336550

Engine Room From Coast Guard Buoy Tender Oak

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
engine, Oak
engine room, US Coast Guard Buoy Tender "Oak"
Other Terms:
engine, Oak; Maritime; Steam
Date made:
1921
Subject:
Fishing  Search this
Related event:
The Emergence of Modern America  Search this
Related Publication:
On the Water online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/onthewater
Credit Line:
U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Transportation
ID Number:
1979.0518.01
Accession number:
1979.0518
Catalog number:
1979.0518.01
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Measuring & Mapping
Communications
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Engineering, Building, and Architecture
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Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-756b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842767

Franklin Sedan, 1925

Measurements:
overall: 75 in x 70 in x 164 in; 190.5 cm x 177.8 cm x 416.56 cm
Object Name:
automobile
Associated Place:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
United States: New York
Date made:
1925
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Henry W. Mathis
ID Number:
1962.244503.01
Accession number:
244503
Catalog number:
321454
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-602c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1336026
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