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Lithographic offset press, portable

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 14 in x 10 1/2 in; 27.94 cm x 35.56 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
press, printing
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1940
ID Number:
GA.24879.01
Catalog number:
24879.01
Accession number:
1978.0522
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Printing Presses in the Graphic Arts Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-4a1e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1096349

A Native American Alphabet

Graphic artist:
Dark Mountain, Dawn  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 62 cm x 18.2 cm; 24 13/32 in x 7 5/32 in
Object Name:
print
Object Type:
Digital
Place made:
United States: Wisconsin, Monona
Date made:
2006
Subject:
Alphabets  Search this
Animals  Search this
Plants  Search this
Wisconsin, State of  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
ID Number:
2012.0003.01
Accession number:
2012.0003
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-a049-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1421009

The Negro in the War--Various Employments of the Colored Men in the Federal Army

Original artist:
Hillen, C. E. F.  Search this
Graphic artist:
Stanley-Bradley Publishing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 42 cm x 56.8 cm; 16 17/32 in x 22 3/8 in
Object Name:
sheet (paper)
Object Type:
Electrotype
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
2012.0075.01
Accession number:
2012.0075
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-ef03-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1421016

Steerage Forward

Artist:
Endlich, Beno Curt  Search this
Original artist:
Endlich, Beno Curt  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 24 in; 38.1 cm x 60.96 cm
Object Name:
Drawing
Object Type:
Drawings
Place made:
Atlantic Ocean
Date made:
1893
Subject:
Immigration  Search this
Germans  Search this
Europeans  Search this
Credit Line:
In memory of Beno Curt Endlich
ID Number:
1986.0428.09
Accession number:
1986.0428
Catalog number:
1986.0428.09
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-9f9a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_681693

Busy Spot

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26.8 cm x 30.5 cm; 10 9/16 in x 12 in
Object Name:
Lithograph
print
Object Type:
Collotype
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1950
Subject:
Blacks  Search this
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Maxwell Whiteman
ID Number:
1984.0053.62
Accession number:
1984.0053
Catalog number:
1984.0053.62
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-fe38-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_681824

Warrior Killing a Soldier

Original artist:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25.8 cm x 36 cm; 10 3/16 in x 14 3/16 in
Object Name:
drawing
ledger drawing
Object Type:
Drawings
Other Terms:
drawing; Watercolor
Place Made:
North America
Date made:
ca 1875
Date made:
ca 1894
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:
Mrs. John G. Bourke
ID Number:
GA.08111
Accession number:
1897.031963
1897.31963
Catalog number:
GA*08111
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Ledger Drawings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-fcd1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_795061
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Patent Model for Paper Bag Machine

Maker:
Knight, Margaret E.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/8 in x 6 3/4 in x 12 3/16 in; 16.2052 cm x 17.145 cm x 30.9372 cm
Object Name:
patent model
Object Type:
Patent Model
papermaking
Date made:
ca 1879
Patent date:
1879-10-28
Related Publication:
Harris, Elizabeth M.. Patent Models in the Graphic Arts Collection
National Museum of American History. Treasures of American History online exhibition
Related Web Publication:
http://americanhistory.si.edu/treasures
Credit Line:
Pravel, Gambrell, Hewitt, Kirk, Kimball, and Dodge
ID Number:
1980.0004.01
Accession number:
1980.0004
Catalog number:
1980.0004.01
GA*89797.220925
Patent number:
220925
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-df53-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_214303
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Greetings from Washington

Associated Name:
Lee, Robert E.  Search this
Jefferson, Thomas  Search this
Lincoln, Abraham  Search this
Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
felt (overall material)
thread (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 67 cm x 23 cm; 26 3/8 in x 9 1/16 in
Object Name:
Pennant
Object Type:
Silkscreen
Place made:
United States
Associated Place:
United States: District of Columbia
Date made:
unknown
circa 1950
Subject:
Washington D.C.  Search this
White House  Search this
Tourist trade  Search this
Memorial  Search this
Smithsonian  Search this
Supreme Court of the United States  Search this
Soldiers  Search this
U.S. Capitol Building  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0090.19
Accession number:
2008.0090
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-68f3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1340404

York Beach Maine

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Maker; printing; manufacturing:
Keezer Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
felt (overall material)
thread (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 43 cm x 19 cm; 16 15/16 in x 7 1/2 in
Object Name:
Pennant
Object Type:
Silkscreen
Place made:
United States: New Hampshire
Associated Place:
United States: Maine
Date made:
unknown
circa 1950
Subject:
Tourist trade  Search this
ID Number:
2008.0090.20
Accession number:
2008.0090
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-68f4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1340414

RCA 44-BX Ribbon Velocity Microphone

Manufacturer:
Radio Corporation of America  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/2 in x 7 in x 7 in; 31.75 cm x 17.78 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
microphone
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Camden
Date made:
late 1940s
ID Number:
2016.0339.01
Accession number:
2016.0339
Catalog number:
2016.0339.01
Serial number:
2421
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Popular Entertainment
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-720a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1834098

WANN Microphone Flag

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 5/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 3/8 in; 14.2875 cm x 11.43 cm x .9525 cm
Object Name:
microphone flag
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1940s
ID Number:
2016.0339.05
Accession number:
2016.0339
Catalog number:
2016.0339.05
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-729e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1834145

Promenade

Maker:
Amen, Irving  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Woodcut
Other Terms:
Print; Color Woodcut
Date made:
1948
Subject:
Woman  Search this
Men  Search this
ID Number:
GA.20158
Catalog number:
20158
Accession number:
184840
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-a9fe-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1286482

Last Civil War Veteran #2

Maker:
Rivers, Larry  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Object Name:
print
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Subject:
Civil War  Search this
ID Number:
GA.21173
Catalog number:
21173
Accession number:
241588
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-dc59-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812307

Telegraph Key Patent Model

Maker:
Crandall, Lucien S.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
gutta percha (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 in; 15.24 cm x 6.35 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
telegraph key
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
telegraph key; Telegraphy
Date made:
1875
ID Number:
EM.308883
Catalog number:
308883
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
168144
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Telegraph Keys
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-3b3f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_712372
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Illinois, Montana, New York

Maker:
Flint, W. LeRoy  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Etching
Other Terms:
Print; Intaglio; Etching
Subject:
Political Conventions  Search this
Credit Line:
Federal Art Project transfer, 1941
ID Number:
GA.17551
Catalog number:
17551
Accession number:
159,237
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-d0ba-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_782102

Speakers Platform

Maker:
Flint, W. LeRoy  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
Aquatint
Other Terms:
Print; Intaglio; Aquatint
Date made:
ca 1939
Subject:
Women  Search this
Political Conventions  Search this
Credit Line:
Federal Art Project transfer, 1941
ID Number:
GA.17558
Catalog number:
17558
Accession number:
159,237
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-c30e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_782236

A Fruit Piece

Engraver:
Earlom, Richard  Search this
Publisher:
Boydell, John  Search this
Delineator:
Farington, Joseph  Search this
Original artist:
Huysum, Jan van  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 56.5 cm x 43 cm; 22 1/4 in x 16 15/16 in
Object Name:
print
mezzotint
Object Type:
Mezzotint
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1781
Related Publication:
Gregory M. Rubinstein. Richard Earlom (1743-1822) and Boydell's Houghton Gallery
Credit Line:
Marsh Collection
ID Number:
1978.0534.02.90
Accession number:
1978.0534
Catalog number:
1978.0534.02.90
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1f6b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_780455
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Adoration of the Magi

Maker:
Goltzius, Hendrik  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 47.5 cm x 35 cm; 18 11/16 in x 13 25/32 in
mat: 74.7 cm x 59.5 cm; 29 13/32 in x 23 7/16 in
Object Name:
print
engraving
Object Type:
Engraving
Place made:
The Netherlands
Date made:
1594
Subject:
Virgin and Child  Search this
Credit Line:
Marsh Collection
ID Number:
1978.0534.35
Accession number:
1978.0534
Catalog number:
1978.0534.35
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-7767-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_787499
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The Sad Flute Player

Graphic artist:
Wayne, June  Search this
Printer:
Kistler, Lynton R.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 42 cm x 34 cm; 16 9/16 in x 13 3/8 in
Object Name:
Print
print
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Other Terms:
Print; Lithograph
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1950
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Lynton R. Kistler Collection, Gift of Jack and Marie Lord, 1978
ID Number:
1978.0650.1931
Accession number:
1978.0650
Catalog number:
1978.0650.1931
78.0650.1931
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-f1e9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_800814

sizing, papermaking

Physical Description:
gelatin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 cm x 10 cm; 8 9/32 in x 3 15/16 in
overall: 20 cm x 9 cm; 7 7/8 in x 3 17/32 in
overall: 19.5 cm x 9.5 cm; 7 11/16 in x 3 3/4 in
Object Name:
sizing, papermaking
ID Number:
GA.12429
Accession number:
66264
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-664a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1802129

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