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Panties from Ballet Costume worn by Violette Verdy in Ballerina

Wearer:
Verdy, Violette  Search this
Physical Description:
elastic (overall material)
tulle (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 32 cm x 12 cm x 4 cm; 12 19/32 in x 4 23/32 in x 1 9/16 in
Object Name:
panties
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1948
Subject:
Dance  Search this
ballet  Search this
Movie  Search this
Motion Pictures  Search this
Credit Line:
Violette Verdy
ID Number:
1998.0055.02
Accession number:
1998.0055
Catalog number:
1998.0055.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-9603-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1401846

Sleeve from Ballet Costume worn by Violette Verdy in Ballerina

Wearer:
Verdy, Violette  Search this
Physical Description:
tulle (overall material)
ribbon (overall material)
elastic (overall material)
sequins (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 cm x 18 cm x 3 in; 8 21/32 in x 7 3/32 in x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
sleeve
Date made:
1948
Subject:
ballet  Search this
Dance  Search this
Movie  Search this
Motion Pictures  Search this
Credit Line:
Violette Verdy
ID Number:
1998.0055.03
Accession number:
1998.0055
Catalog number:
1998.0055.03
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-3dce-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1401847

Sleeve from Ballet Costume worn by Violette Verdy in Ballerina

Wearer:
Verdy, Violette  Search this
Physical Description:
tulle (overall material)
ribbon (overall material)
elastic (overall material)
sequins (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 cm x 18 cm x 3 in; 8 21/32 in x 7 3/32 in x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
sleeve
Date made:
1948
Subject:
Dance  Search this
Movie  Search this
Motion Pictures  Search this
ballet  Search this
Credit Line:
Violette Verdy
ID Number:
1998.0055.04
Accession number:
1998.0055
Catalog number:
1998.0055.04
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-4ffa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1401849

Every Day's a Holiday movie poster

Depicted (sitter):
West, Mae  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 29 in x 19 1/2 in; 73.66 cm x 49.53 cm
Object Name:
Poster
Date made:
ca 1980s
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Carl A. Sferrazza
ID Number:
1983.0553.03
Accession number:
1983.0553
Catalog number:
1983.0553.03
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-cb09-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_679319
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Becky Sharp dress

Object Name:
dress
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1899
Date made:
1914
Subject:
Theater  Search this
Theater  Search this
Theater  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Olive Kooken
ID Number:
ET.234377.021
Accession number:
234377
Catalog number:
234377.21
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-c050-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1316235
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Tailcoat worn by Joel Grey as the Emcee in Cabaret

Wearer:
Grey, Joel  Search this
Physical Description:
polyester (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 39 in x 18 in; 99.06 cm x 45.72 cm
Object Name:
coat
Date made:
before 1972
Subject:
Movie  Search this
Music  Search this
Gay Rights  Search this
LGBTQ Rights  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Musical Theater  Search this
Credit Line:
Joel Grey
ID Number:
1989.0374.01
Accession number:
1989.0374
Catalog number:
1989.0374.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-4540-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1390863

Pants worn by Joel Grey as the Emcee in Cabaret

Wearer:
Grey, Joel  Search this
Maker:
Barbara Matera Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
polyester (overall material)
velvet (details material)
Measurements:
overall: 40 1/2 in x 17 1/2 in; 102.87 cm x 44.45 cm
Object Name:
pants
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
before 1972
Subject:
Movie  Search this
Music  Search this
LGBTQ Rights  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Gay Rights  Search this
Musical Theater  Search this
Credit Line:
Joel Grey
ID Number:
1989.0374.02
Accession number:
1989.0374
Catalog number:
1989.0374.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-4541-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1390864

Rocky Boxing Robe

User:
Stallone, Sylvester  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric, satin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 54 in x 25 in; 137.16 cm x 63.5 cm
overall, mounted: 71 in x 21 in x 17 in; 180.34 cm x 53.34 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
Boxing Robe
Date made:
1976
Subject:
Entertainment, Film  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Sylvester Stallone
ID Number:
2006.0231.01
Accession number:
2006.0231
Catalog number:
2006.0231.01
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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/ng49ca746ac-2077-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1315882
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Mae West figurine

Depicted (sitter):
West, Mae  Search this
Physical Description:
plaster (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 6 1/4 in; 35.56 cm x 15.875 cm
Object Name:
chalkware figurine
figurine
Date made:
ca 1930s
Credit Line:
Gift of Janet Vart
ID Number:
2009.0064.14
Accession number:
2009.0064
Catalog number:
2009.0064.14
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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/ng49ca746ac-b40c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1348857
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Overcoat from Now Voyager

Wearer:
Davis, Bette  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 42 in x 25 in; 106.68 cm x 63.5 cm
Object Name:
overcoat
Date made:
1942
Subject:
Movie  Search this
Entertainment, Film  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift from Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc.
ID Number:
2013.0001.29
Accession number:
2013.0001
Catalog number:
2013.0001.29
Collector/donor number:
046264
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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/ng49ca746ad-dcaa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1445708
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Storm costume from X-Men: Days of Future Past

Wearer:
Berry, Halle  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
synthetic fibers (overall material)
synthetic leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 64 in x 19 in x 9 1/2 in; 162.56 cm x 48.26 cm x 24.13 cm
overall; overall, maximum (exhibit or expanded): 64 in x 88 in x 9 1/2 in; 162.56 cm x 223.52 cm x 24.13 cm
Object Name:
costume
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
2013
Subject:
X-Men  Search this
Entertainment, Film  Search this
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of 20th Century Fox
ID Number:
2014.0076.02
Accession number:
2014.0076
Catalog number:
2014.0076.02
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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/ng49ca746ae-1f98-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1462896
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Dress worn by Constance Wu in the film Crazy Rich Asians

Physical Description:
fabric, chiffon (overall material)
Measurements:
overall, mounted: 59 in x 41 in x 69 in; 149.86 cm x 104.14 cm x 175.26 cm
Object Name:
dress
Subject:
Asian Pacific Americans  Search this
Movie  Search this
Motion Pictures  Search this
Credit Line:
Marchesa
ID Number:
2019.0113.01
Accession number:
2019.0113
Catalog number:
2019.0113.01
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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/ng49ca746b4-f4bc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1941003
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Dr. Strangelove Pressbook

Associated Name:
Kubrick, Stanley  Search this
Maker:
Columbia Pictures Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 15 in; 38.1 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
pressbook
Date made:
1964
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Cold War  Search this
ID Number:
1986.0369.03
Accession number:
1986.0369
Catalog number:
1986.0369.03
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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/ng49ca746a4-fb14-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_681907
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Steamboat Willie drawing

Maker:
Walt Disney Studios  Search this
Physical Description:
graphite (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall:;
Object Name:
drawing
Place made:
United States: California, Burbank
Date made:
1928
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Animation  Search this
Mickey Mouse  Search this
Credit Line:
The Walt Disney Company
ID Number:
1988.0434.07
Accession number:
1988.0434
Catalog number:
1988.0434.07
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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/ng49ca746b3-2e52-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_683742
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Tap Shoes, worn by Jeni LeGon

User:
Twentieth Century Fox  Search this
Physical Description:
leather; textile; paint (overall material)
metal (overall material)
elastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 3 in x 10 in; 7.62 cm x 7.62 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
shoes, tap
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Date made:
1937
Subject:
African American  Search this
Dancers  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Jeni LeGon
ID Number:
2002.0389.01
Accession number:
2002.0389
Catalog number:
2002.0389.01
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Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Movie Collection
Exhibition:
Entertainment Nation
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-5aa1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1193262
Online Media:

Prop egg from Alien 3 trailer

Physical Description:
wax/latex (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plaster (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 153 cm x 65 cm x 65 cm; 60 1/4 in x 25 9/16 in x 25 9/16 in
overall: 60 1/2 in x 26 in x 26 3/4 in; 153.67 cm x 66.04 cm x 67.945 cm
Object Name:
egg prop
Date made:
1985
Subject:
Movie  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Twentieth Century Fox Studio
ID Number:
2003.0347.01
Catalog number:
2003.0347.01
Accession number:
2003.0347
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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/ng49ca746ab-4971-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1253155
Online Media:

"White Christmas"

Associated Name:
Berlin, Irving  Search this
Crosby, Bing  Search this
Astaire, Fred  Search this
Maker:
Irving Berlin, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1942
Subject:
Music  Search this
Movie  Search this
Christmas  Search this
War Bonds  Search this
Entertainment, Film  Search this
ID Number:
2014.3013.260
Nonaccession number:
2014.3013
Catalog number:
2014.3013.260
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-bc45-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1590215

Flag of 54th Regiment from Glory

Physical Description:
polyester (overall material)
cording (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 72 in x 78 in; 182.88 cm x 198.12 cm
Object Name:
Flag
Date made:
1989
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Credit Line:
W. B. Sanderson, III
ID Number:
1991.0318.01
Accession number:
1991.0318
Catalog number:
1991.0318.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-95ed-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739074

Place de la Concorde fountain model used in making of An American in Paris

Maker:
Ames, Preston  Search this
Sharaf, Irene  Search this
Ames, Preston  Search this
Sharaf, Irene  Search this
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
plaster (overall material)
papier mache (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 107 cm x 67 cm x 64 cm; 42 1/8 in x 26 3/8 in x 25 3/16 in
overall: 41 in x 53 in x 34 in; 104.14 cm x 134.62 cm x 86.36 cm
Object Name:
Set Model
Place made:
United States: California, Culver City
Associated place:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1950
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Movie  Search this
Credit Line:
Mrs. Vincente Minnelli
ID Number:
1997.0231.01
Accession number:
1997.0231
Catalog number:
1997.0231.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-d5dc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739083

Mutoscope Reel: scene in a studio

Physical Description:
manufactured (overall production method/technique)
paper (image cards material)
metal (reel core material)
Object Name:
Mutoscope Film Reel
mutoscope reel
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
May 1899
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Entertainment, Film  Search this
Credit Line:
Gatewood W. Dunston
ID Number:
PG.005062.01
Catalog number:
5062
Accession number:
212314
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Movie Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-c235-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_759238

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