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Ragtime Jamboree

Recording artist:
Lawson-Haggart Jazz Band  Search this
Manufacturer:
Decca  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Release date:
1953
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1969, Vol. 4d: Kl - L
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.695
Accession number:
1978.0670
Catalog number:
1978.0670.695
Maker number:
DL 5456
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-a8da-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1216039
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Red Hot River Valley; Riverside Blues

Recording artist:
Firehouse Five Plus Two  Search this
Manufacturer:
Good Time Jazz  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Recording date:
1949
Subject:
Music  Search this
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1967, Vol. 4a: Ell - Goo
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.256
Maker number:
6
Accession number:
1978.0670
Catalog number:
1978.0670.256
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-4c29-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_672841
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1905 Hulda and Ellen Larson's Pan-American Exposition Quilt

Maker:
Larson, Hulda Fredricka  Search this
Larson, Ellen Sophia Cecilia  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, cotton (overall material)
thread, cotton (overall material)
filling, cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 66 in x 59 in; 167 cm x 149 cm
Object Name:
quilt
Date made:
1905
Subject:
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Quilting  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Judith Anderson Weise
ID Number:
1986.0032.01
Catalog number:
1986.0032.01
Accession number:
1986.0032
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Family & Social Life
Textiles
Domestic Furnishings
Quilts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-862f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_556203
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Bob Cats; Shine

Recording artist:
Phil Zito and his New Orleans International City Dixielanders  Search this
Manufacturer:
Columbia  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States
Recording date:
1949
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1962, Vol. 8: Te - Z
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.529
Accession number:
1978.0670
Maker number:
38752
C-199
Catalog number:
1978.0670.529
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Jazz
Sound Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f0f6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_668352
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NorthStar Horizon Personal Computer

Maker:
Northstar  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 19.1 cm x 50.1 cm x 44.5 cm; 7 1/2 in x 19 3/4 in x 17 1/2 in
Object Name:
microcomputer
Place made:
United States: California, Berkeley
Date made:
1977
Credit Line:
Peter McWilliams
ID Number:
1989.0354.01
Catalog number:
1989.0354.01
Accession number:
1989.0354
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Family & Social Life
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Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-e334-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1064207

Tortilladora, tortilla press

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 125 cm x 75 cm x 66.5 cm; 49 3/16 in x 29 1/2 in x 26 3/16 in
Object Name:
tortilla press
Place made:
United States: California, Fillmore
Date made:
ca. 1920
Subject:
Latino  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Anna Bermudez
ID Number:
2006.0236.03
Catalog number:
2006.0236.03
Accession number:
2006.0236
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FOOD: Transforming the American Table 1950-2000
Exhibition:
Food: Transforming the American Table
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-3ec2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1322193
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Apron

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 106 cm x 114 cm; 41 3/4 in x 44 7/8 in
Object Name:
apron
Place made:
United States: California
Date made:
ca 1940
1935-1945
Subject:
Latino  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Anna Bermudez
ID Number:
2006.0236.04
Catalog number:
2006.0236.04
Accession number:
2006.0236
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FOOD: Transforming the American Table 1950-2000
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-0552-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1322194
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San Antonio Shout; Tin Roof Blues

Recording artist:
New Orleans Rhythm Kings  Search this
Manufacturer:
Brunswick  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Recording date:
1934
Release date:
1949
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 2
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.065
Accession number:
1978.0670
Maker number:
80118
Catalog number:
1978.0670.065
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-bb32-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663270
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You're Driving Me Crazy; Sentimental Journey

Recording artist:
Muggsy Spanier and his Orchestra  Search this
Artist:
Martin, David Stone  Search this
Manufacturer:
Disc  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Recording date:
1946
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1962, Vol. 7: S - Te
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.934
Accession number:
1978.0670
Catalog number:
1978.0670.934
Maker number:
6031
711
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Jazz
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-1db2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1250383
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Molino, corn grinder

Maker:
Tolteca  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
stone (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 69.5 cm x 124.5 cm x 49 cm; 27 3/8 in x 49 in x 19 5/16 in
Object Name:
corn grinder
Place made:
United States: California, Fillmore
Date made:
ca 1920
Subject:
Latino  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Anna Bermudez
ID Number:
2006.0236.01
Accession number:
2006.0236
Catalog number:
2006.0236.01
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FOOD: Transforming the American Table 1950-2000
Exhibition:
Food: Transforming the American Table
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-3ec0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1322191
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Helen Keller's Watch

Associated person:
Keller, Helen  Search this
Maker:
Rossel & Fils  Search this
Physical Description:
gold (watch case material)
brass (watch movement material)
gold-plated, copper alloy, porcelain-enamel, glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall, watch: 2 5/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 1/2 in; 6.6675 cm x 4.7625 cm x 1.27 cm
overall, case: 2 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 6.35 cm x 1.905 cm
Object Name:
watch
Other Terms:
watch; Mechanical, Spring-Driven; Pocket Watch
Place Made:
Switzerland
Date made:
ca 1865
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:
Phillips Brooks Keller & Mrs. Gordon Erwin
ID Number:
ME.335239
Catalog number:
335239
Accession number:
314555
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8e9e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_851873
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Ed Roberts's Wheelchair

Referenced:
Independent Living Movement  Search this
University of California, Berkeley  Search this
User:
Roberts, Edward V.  Search this
Maker:
Stanford Rehab Engineering  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
leather (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
blue (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 42 in x 24 in x 46 in; 106.68 cm x 60.96 cm x 116.84 cm
Object Name:
wheelchair
Place Made:
United States: California, Palo Alto
Referenced:
United States: California, Berkeley
United States: California
Date made:
1996
Associated dates:
1966-1999-03
Subject:
Disabilities  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 Zona L. Roberts in memory of Edward V. Roberts
ID Number:
1995.0179.01
Catalog number:
1995.0179.01
Accession number:
1995.0179
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
The Antibody Initiative
Family & Social Life
National Treasures exhibit
Antibody Initiative: Polio
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-35e5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1181889
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Dust Pan Patent Model

Inventor:
Rennie, Sarah M.  Search this
Physical Description:
iron, tinned sheet (overall material)
paint (overall material)
paper (label on apron material)
ink (label on apron material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 cm x 30 cm x 19.5 cm; 6 5/16 in x 11 13/16 in x 7 11/16 in
Object Name:
Pan, Dust
pan, dust
Object Type:
Patent Model
Associated place:
United States: New York, Binghamton
Date made:
1877
Patent date:
1877-05-29
Patent reissue date:
1877-08-28
Subject:
Household Tools and Equipment  Search this
ID Number:
DL.65.0477
Catalog number:
65.0477
Patent number:
191,368
Accession number:
249602
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Invention and the Patent Model
Domestic Furnishings
Patent Models
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-0b2b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_315542
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Frying Pan Patent Model

Inventor:
Packard, Elizabeth L.  Search this
Physical Description:
iron, cast (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/4 in x 15 1/2 in x 10 7/8 in; 8.255 cm x 39.37 cm x 27.6225 cm
Object Name:
pan, frying
pan, fry
Object Type:
Patent Model
Associated place:
United States: Massachusetts, Stoughton
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1870
Patent date:
1870-10-18
Subject:
Kitchen utensils  Search this
ID Number:
DL.65.0339
Catalog number:
65.0339
Patent number:
108,385
Accession number:
249602
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-03b0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_318654
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Camera-ready comic art drawing entitled "Don'ts for Aviators".

Original artist:
McCutcheon, John T.  Search this
Publisher:
Tribune Printing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
pencil (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 44.3 cm x 35 cm; 17 7/16 in x 13 3/4 in
Object Name:
Drawing
Object Type:
Drawings
Other Terms:
Drawing; Pen and Ink
Date made:
07/13/1911
09/13/1911
09/13/1912
Subject:
Air Travel  Search this
LGBTQ Rights  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Gay Rights  Search this
Credit Line:
Mrs. John T. McCutcheon
ID Number:
GA.24187
Catalog number:
24187
Accession number:
1976.320859
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Art
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-ba39-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_799683

AIDS Memorial Quilt Panel

Referenced:
Lyon, Roger  Search this
Maker:
McMullin, Gert  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (part material)
synthetic cloth (part material)
plastic (part material)
news print (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 90.6 cm x 180 cm x .5 cm; 35 11/16 in x 70 7/8 in x 3/16 in
overall, as folded and stored: 3 1/4 in x 23 in x 29 in; 8.255 cm x 58.42 cm x 73.66 cm
Object Name:
aids panel
quilt panel, aids
Place Made:
United States: California, San Francisco
Date made:
1985-1990
Subject:
LGBTQ Rights  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Gay Rights  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:
In Memory of Roger Lyon
ID Number:
1998.0254.01
Accession number:
1998.0254
Catalog number:
1998.0254.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-ed0e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_214460

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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National Treasures exhibit
Artifact Walls exhibit
Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-5994-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_609361
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Boombox, used by Fab 5 Freddy

Maker:
Sharp  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
non-ferrous metal, eletrical wire (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 34 in x 9 in; 29.21 cm x 86.36 cm x 22.86 cm
overall: 11 3/4 in x 33 3/4 in x 10 1/4 in; 29.845 cm x 85.725 cm x 26.035 cm
Object Name:
boombox
Date made:
ca 1985
Subject:
Hip-Hop  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Fred (Fab 5 Freddy) Brathwaite
ID Number:
2006.0059.01
Accession number:
2006.0059
Catalog number:
2006.0059.01
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Music & Musical Instruments
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Family & Social Life
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Electronic Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-83fd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1322612
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WLS Family Album

Maker:
Sears, Roebuck and Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 7 3/4 in x 1/8 in; 27.94 cm x 19.685 cm x .3175 cm
Object Name:
booklet
Place made:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Date made:
1937
Credit Line:
Gift of Stacey Kluck
ID Number:
2017.0191.09
Accession number:
2017.0191
Catalog number:
2017.0191.09
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Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-7079-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1846555
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Bass Drum, from the Fillmore Citrus Association Mexican Band

Maker:
Ludwig Drum Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
steel (overall material)
paint (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 29 in; 45.72 cm x 73.66 cm
Object Name:
drum
Used:
United States: California, Fillmore
Date made:
ca 1920 - 1940
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary Lou Valdes
ID Number:
2018.0213.01
Accession number:
2018.0213
Catalog number:
2018.0213.01
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Percussion
Family & Social Life
Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-756d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1912116
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