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Cigar Store Indian

Physical Description:
wool (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 92 in x 51 in x 90 in; 233.68 cm x 129.54 cm x 228.6 cm
Object Name:
shop figure
Place made:
United States
Subject:
Indians  Search this
Credit Line:
The Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
CL.65.0993
Catalog number:
65.0993
Accession number:
256396
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Cultural and Community Life: Folk Art
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Art
Advertising
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Bakelizer

User:
Baekeland, L. H.  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
cast (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
each detached leg: 45 3/4 in; 116.205 cm
overall: 71 1/2 in x 35 in x 40 in; 181.61 cm x 88.9 cm x 101.6 cm
vessel: 45 in; x 114.3 cm
base: 47 1/2 in; x 120.65 cm
Object Name:
Reaction Vessel
Date made:
about 1909
Credit Line:
Gift of Union Carbide Corporation, Specialty Chemicals Division
ID Number:
1983.0524.01
Catalog number:
1983.0524.01
Accession number:
1983.0524
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Patent Model for Bed-and-Platen Printing Press

Maker:
Adams, Isaac  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 24.6 cm x 53.5 cm x 19.5 cm; 9 11/16 in x 21 1/16 in x 7 11/16 in
overall: 24.6 cm x 62 cm x 19.5 cm; 9 11/16 in x 24 13/32 in x 7 11/16 in
Object Name:
patent model; press, printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Date made:
1830
ca 1830
Patent date:
1830-10-04
ID Number:
GA.11024
Accession number:
48865
Catalog number:
GA*11024
Patent number:
6178X
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Exhibition:
Inventing in America
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Simon Willard Tower Clock

Maker:
Willard, Simon  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (movement material)
iron (frame material)
iron (movement material)
Measurements:
overall: 48 in x 42 in x 16 in; 121.92 cm x 106.68 cm x 40.64 cm
overall: 45 in x 66 in x 68 in; 114.3 cm x 167.64 cm x 172.72 cm
Object Name:
clock
Other Terms:
clock; Mechanical, Weight-Driven; Tower Clock
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1832
Credit Line:
Gift of Newton L. Lockwood
ID Number:
ME.330398
Catalog number:
330398
Accession number:
288890
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Elgin Wristwatch

Manufacturer:
Elgin National Watch Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
leather (watch wrist strap material)
metal (part of watch case material)
silver (watch case material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 2 3/4 in x 7/8 in; 7.62 cm x 6.985 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
watch
Other Terms:
watch; Mechanical, Spring-Driven
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1917
Credit Line:
Donald Bronkema
ID Number:
ME.333963
Catalog number:
333963
Accession number:
304914
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-a082-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Jerome Brothers Ogee Clock

Maker:
Jerome, Chauncey  Search this
Physical Description:
"brass" (movement material)
wood (case material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 in x 15 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 66.04 cm x 39.37 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
clock
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
clock; Mechanical, Weight-Driven; Shelf Clock
Place Made:
United States: Connecticut, Bristol
Date made:
ca 1840
Date made:
ca 1840-1845
ID Number:
ME.318998
Catalog number:
318998
Accession number:
236076
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Industry & Manufacturing
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-7555-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Eli Terry Mass-Produced Box Clock

Maker:
Terry, Eli  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (case material)
glass (dial material)
wood (case material)
wood (dial material)
wood (movement material)
lead (weights material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall: 21 in x 14 in x 3 1/2 in; 53.34 cm x 35.56 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
clock, box
Other Terms:
Clock; Eli Terry mass-produced box clock; clock, box; Mechanical, Weight-Driven; Shelf Clock
Date made:
ca 1816
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
ID Number:
ME.317044
Catalog number:
317044
Accession number:
233061
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Watch, Hamilton Watch Co.

Manufacturer:
Hamilton Watch Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 5/8 in; 7.9375 cm x 5.3975 cm x 1.5875 cm
Object Name:
mechanical, spring-driven
watch movement
watch
Other Terms:
Pocket Watch
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1900
Credit Line:
W. Carl Wyatt Estate
ID Number:
ME.317117
Catalog number:
317117
Accession number:
230383
Serial number:
136499
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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/ng49ca746a6-bf53-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Chronodrometer or Horse Timing Watch

Manufacturer:
American Waltham Watch Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (watch movement material)
silver (watch case material)
gilded (watch movement production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 2 1/8 in x 5/8 in; 7.62 cm x 5.3975 cm x 1.5875 cm
Object Name:
watch
Other Terms:
watch; Mechanical, Spring-Driven; Pocket Watch
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1859
Patent date:
1859-02-08
ID Number:
ME.316148
Catalog number:
316148
Accession number:
225117
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-a77f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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Patent Model for the Improvement in Stem-winding Watches

Licensee:
Gontard, P. H.  Search this
Inventor:
Gontard, Pauline H.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in x 1/2 in; 6.985 cm x 5.3975 cm x 1.27 cm
Object Name:
watch, part of
watch part
patent model, watch part
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
watch, part of; Mechanical, Spring-Driven; Pocket Watch
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1879
Patent date:
1879-10-07
Subject:
Timekeeping  Search this
ID Number:
ME.309088
Catalog number:
309088
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
220,233
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-a85f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_852282
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Patent Model of a Platen Printing Press

Maker:
Hawkes, Charles W.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 cm x 23 cm x 30 cm; 11 in x 9 1/16 in x 11 13/16 in
Object Name:
press, printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
press, printing; print; press, platen jobber, Hawkes
Date made:
ca 1850
Patent date:
1850-06-04
ID Number:
GA.89797.007413
Patent number:
7413
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
GA*89797.007413
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-fb3a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Patent Model of a Platen Printing Press

Maker:
Forbush, Walter H.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 32.3 cm x 37.8 cm x 27 cm; 12 11/16 in x 14 7/8 in x 10 5/8 in
Object Name:
patent model; press, printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
print; press, platen jobber, forbush
Date made:
ca 1869
Patent date:
1869-01-19
ID Number:
GA.89797.086064
Patent number:
086064
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
GA*89797.086064
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-cfbf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Patent Model of a Platen Printing Press

Maker:
Gally, Merritt  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25.8 cm x 29.5 cm x 21.5 cm; 10 3/16 in x 11 5/8 in x 8 7/16 in
Object Name:
patent model; press, printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
print; press, platen jobber, Gally
Date made:
ca 1869
Patent date:
1869-11-23
ID Number:
GA.89797.097185
Patent number:
097185
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
GA*89797.097185
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-bc58-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_790052

Patent model of a Lithographic Printing Press

Maker:
Huber, Berthold  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21.5 cm x 24 cm x 15 cm; 8 7/16 in x 9 7/16 in x 5 7/8 in
Object Name:
patent model; press, printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
press, lithographic, Huber
Date made:
ca 1873
Patent date:
1873-12-09
ID Number:
GA.89797.145420
Patent number:
145420
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
GA*89797.145420
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-fb3b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_790053

Patent Model of a Lithographic Printing Press

Maker:
Marinoni, Auguste H.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 cm x 40.5 cm x 16.5 cm; 7 1/16 in x 15 15/16 in x 6 1/2 in
Object Name:
patent model; press, printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
press, lithographic, Marinoni
Date made:
ca 1869
Patent date:
1869-03-16
ID Number:
GA.89797.087950
Patent number:
087950
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
GA*89797.087950
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-bc60-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_790054

Patent Model of a Plate Printing Press

Maker:
Milligan, James  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30.5 cm x 36 cm x 29 cm; 12 in x 14 3/16 in x 11 7/16 in
Object Name:
patent model; press, printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
patent model; press, printing; press, intaglio, Milligan
Date made:
ca 1877
Patent date:
1877-07-17
ID Number:
GA.89797.193097
Patent number:
193097
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
GA*89797.193097
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-bb92-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_790056

Patent Model of a Plate-printing Machine

Maker:
Bogart, Albert H.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 cm x 15 cm x 29 cm; 8 11/16 in x 5 7/8 in x 11 7/16 in
Object Name:
patent model
machine, plate printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
machine, plate printing; patent model; patent model; plate printing machine; press, copperplate, Bogart
Date made:
ca 1880
Patent date:
1880-02-03
ID Number:
GA.89797.224132
Patent number:
224132
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
GA*879797.224132
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-f6d2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Patent Model of a Hand Printing Press

Maker:
Lewis, John  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17.8 cm x 13 cm x 17.8 cm; 7 in x 5 1/8 in x 7 in
Object Name:
patent model; press, printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
patent model; press, printing; press, flat-bed platen, Lewis
Date made:
ca 1853
Patent date:
1853-08-09
ID Number:
GA.89797.009923
Patent number:
009923
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
GA*89797.009923
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_790058
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Patent Model for a Double-Ended Press

Maker:
Northrup, Joel G.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26.7 cm x 25.3 cm x 38 cm; 10 1/2 in x 9 15/16 in x 14 15/16 in
Object Name:
patent model; press, printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
patent model; press, printing; press, Northrop
Date made:
ca 1842
Patent date:
1842-09-30
ID Number:
GA.89797.002793
Patent number:
002793
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
GA*89797.002793
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-f6d4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_790062

Patent Model of a Flatbed Cylinder Printing Press

Maker:
Marsh, Joseph M.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 32 cm x 22.5 cm x 29.7 cm; 12 5/8 in x 8 7/8 in x 11 11/16 in
Object Name:
patent model; press, printing
Object Type:
Patent Model
Other Terms:
patent model; press, printing; press, cylinder, March
Date made:
ca 1848
Patent date:
1848-10-03
ID Number:
GA.89797.005819
Patent number:
005819
Accession number:
89797
Catalog number:
GA*89797.005819
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-c88f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_790066

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