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Louis Schram's Lunch Box

Measurements:
overall: 7 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 19.05 cm x 26.67 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
lunch box
Associated place:
United States: Illinois, Winnetka
Date made:
ca 1944
Credit Line:
Judith S. Cottle
ID Number:
1995.0073.01
Accession number:
1995.0073
Catalog number:
1995.0073.01
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Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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5 Dollars, Lafayette Bank, Massachusetts, United States, 1837

Maker:
New England Bank Note Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.2 cm x 16.9 cm x .01 cm; 2 27/32 in x 6 21/32 in x in
Object Name:
note
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1837
Credit Line:
Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Hebert
ID Number:
NU.73.6.18
Accession number:
304868
Serial number:
614
Catalog number:
73.6.18
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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5 Dollar Merchants and Planters Bank Proof Note, ca 1832

Maker:
Rawdon, Wright, Hatch & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.2 cm x 17.8 cm x .01 cm; 2 27/32 in x 7 in x in
Object Name:
note
Place made:
United States: Florida, Magnolia Springs
Date made:
ca 1832
ID Number:
NU.66.11156
Catalog number:
66.11156
Accession number:
266906
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Quill Pen

Physical Description:
quill (overall material)
bamboo (holder material)
Measurements:
overall-mounted on board: 3/4 in x 2 in x 8 3/4 in; 1.905 cm x 5.08 cm x 22.225 cm
Object Name:
pen
Date made:
ca 1750
Credit Line:
Gift of John Brenton Copp
ID Number:
DL.006512.02
Catalog number:
6512.02
Accession number:
28810
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Cultures & Communities
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Copp Collection
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Muslin Handkerchief

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 35 1/2 in x 34 3/4 in; 90.17 cm x 88.265 cm
Object Name:
neckcloth
Object Type:
Accessories Worn on the Body
Woman
Neckcloth
Neckwear
Other Terms:
neckcloth; Neckwear; Accessories Worn on the Body; Female
Used:
United States: Connecticut, Stonington
Date made:
1790-1820
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Gift of John Brenton Copp
ID Number:
CS.006724
Catalog number:
006724
Accession number:
28810
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Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Clothing & Accessories
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Leather Shoes/Slippers

Maker:
Field, John  Search this
Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
silk (overall material)
linen (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
length: 9 in; 22.86 cm
Object Name:
shoes, pair of
Object Type:
Accessories Worn on the Body
Woman
Shoes
Footwear
Other Terms:
shoes, pair of; Footwear; Accessories Worn on the Body; Female
Date made:
1805-1815
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Gift of John Brenton Copp
ID Number:
CS.006544
Catalog number:
006544
Accession number:
28810
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American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Barthelmes Shop Sign

Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
paint (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 29 in x 21 in x 3 1/4 in; 73.66 cm x 53.34 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
shop sign
sign, shop
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1830 - 1870
mid 19th century
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
ID Number:
ME.388196
Accession number:
182022
Catalog number:
388196
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Work
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American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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1957 Tupperware Jubilee Plate

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
ceramic, earthenware, refined (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/4 in; 26.035 cm
Object Name:
plate
Associated dates:
1957 07 / 1957 07
Related event:
Tupperware Jubilee  Search this
ID Number:
1994.0124.01
Catalog number:
1994.0124.01
Accession number:
1994.0124
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Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-0e69-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1161979
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Mixmaster® Stand Mixer

Maker:
Sunbeam Corp.  Search this
Physical Description:
chrome plate (overall material)
plastic (handle; speed dial material)
rubber (power cord material)
steel, stainless (bowls material)
Measurements:
overall, large bowl: 4 5/8 in x 9 in; 11.7475 cm x 22.86 cm
overall, small bowl: 4 5/8 in x 6 3/8 in; 11.7475 cm x 16.1925 cm
overall, stand: 12 5/8 in x 11 1/2 in x 7 3/8 in; 32.0675 cm x 29.21 cm x 18.7325 cm
Object Name:
mixer, food
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1968 - 1974
Subject:
appliances  Search this
Food Processing  Search this
Household Tools and Equipment  Search this
kitchen  Search this
Patented  Search this
ID Number:
1988.3120.1
Nonaccession number:
1988.3120
Catalog number:
1988.3120.1
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American Enterprise
Food
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Alexander Graham Bell Experimental Telephone

Maker:
Bell, Alexander G.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (base material)
brass (posts material)
tin (mouthpiece material)
brass (brackets material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 5 in x 11 in; 16.51 cm x 12.7 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
experimental telephone
telephone
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
ID Number:
EM.252599
Accession number:
49064
Catalog number:
252599
Patent number:
174465
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Artifact Walls exhibit
Communications
Computers & Business Machines
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1e5f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Stock Ticker

Maker:
Edison, Thomas Alva  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 1/2 in x 15 1/2 in x 14 in x 15 in; 41.91 cm x 39.37 cm x 35.56 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
telegraph ticker receiver
stock ticker
telegraph printer
printing telegraph
telegraph ticker
ticker
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
telegraph ticker receiver; Telegraphy; printer
Date made:
1873
Subject:
Telegraph  Search this
Stock Markets  Search this
Patent Models  Search this
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
ID Number:
EM.252616
Catalog number:
252616
Patent number:
140488
Accession number:
49064
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Communications
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Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-8256-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_703474

Sony TPS-L2 "Walkman" Cassette Player

Maker:
Sony  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (parts material)
metal (parts material)
Measurements:
player: 5 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in; 13.97 cm x 8.89 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
magnetic recording device
tape recorder
cassette player
Other Terms:
tape recorder; Audio Devices
Date made:
ca 1980
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
from Sony Corporation of America
ID Number:
1987.0127.01
Accession number:
1987.0127
Catalog number:
1987.0127.01
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American Stories exhibit
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6240-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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1,000 Dollars, Legal Tender Note, United States, 1880

Depicted:
Clinton, DeWitt  Search this
Vignette:
Columbus, Christopher  Search this
Register of the Treasury:
Vernon, William Tecumseh  Search this
Treasurer of the United States:
Treat, Charles Henry  Search this
Maker:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Physical Description:
PAPER (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 19.2 cm x 8.3 cm x .01 cm; 7 9/16 in x 3 9/32 in x in
Object Name:
note
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Associated Place:
United States
Date made:
1880
Credit Line:
U. S. Department of the Treasury
ID Number:
NU.78.5.226
Accession number:
1978.0941
Catalog number:
78.5.226
Serial number:
B10050
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Legal Tender Notes
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-0f7e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1251996
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Superman No. 184

Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.  Search this
Action Comics  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 6 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
comic book
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1966-02
Subject:
Superman  Search this
Comics  Search this
ID Number:
1988.3095.06
Catalog number:
1988.3095.06
Nonaccession number:
1988.3095
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-4de9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1071823
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Lois Lane No. 106

Author:
Kanigher, Robert  Search this
Artist:
Roth, Werner  Search this
Colletta, Vince  Search this
Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.  Search this
Action Comics  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 6 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
comic book
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1970-11
Subject:
Superman  Search this
Comics  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
1988.3095.23
Catalog number:
1988.3095.23
Nonaccession number:
1988.3095
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-44b2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1071841
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Superman No. 108

Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
National Comics Publications, Inc.  Search this
Action Comics  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 6 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
comic book
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1956-09
Subject:
Superman  Search this
Comics  Search this
ID Number:
1988.3095.29
Catalog number:
1988.3095.29
Nonaccession number:
1988.3095
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-1a11-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1071847
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Superman No. 108

Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.  Search this
Maker:
National Comics Publications, Inc.  Search this
Action Comics  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 6 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
comic book
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1957-01
Subject:
Superman  Search this
Comics  Search this
ID Number:
1988.3095.30
Catalog number:
1988.3095.30
Nonaccession number:
1988.3095
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Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-1a12-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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American Express Credit Card, United States, 1970

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.5 cm x 8.5 cm; 2 5/32 in x 3 11/32 in
Object Name:
credit card
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1970
Credit Line:
Vladimir Clain-Stefanelli
ID Number:
NU.69.235.53
Catalog number:
69.235.53
Accession number:
287686
Serial number:
00AX
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Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-e5a5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1444289
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Barbie Doll

Maker:
Mattel, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
paint (features material)
jersey (bathing suit material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 cm x 8.4 cm; 11 1/32 in x 3 5/16 in
Object Name:
Doll
doll
Other Terms:
Doll; Toys
Place Made:
Japan
Used:
United States: Maryland, Bethesda
Date made:
ca 1958
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Dolls  Search this
Credit Line:
Anonymous
ID Number:
1988.0608.17A
Catalog number:
1988.0608.17A
Accession number:
1988.0608
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Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-ff05-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1155897
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Ceramic Mug

Physical Description:
monochrome, green (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, earthenware, refined (overall material)
Object Name:
mug
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
H.A. Mosher
ID Number:
CE.62.711
Catalog number:
62.711
Accession number:
240968
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Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-cef2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_571307

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