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Prince's Yellow Cloud Electric Guitar

User:
Prince  Search this
Maker:
Haugen, Barry  Search this
Rusan, David  Search this
Knut-Koupee Enterprises, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paint (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
brass (overall material)
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 38 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in; 97.79 cm x 29.21 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place Made:
United States: Minnesota, Minneapolis
Date made:
1983
Subject:
African American  Search this
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Related Publication:
Kendrick, Kathleen M. and Peter C. Liebhold. Smithsonian Treasures of American History
Credit Line:
Gift of Paisley Park Enterprises through Skip Johnson
ID Number:
1993.0435.01
Catalog number:
1993.0435.01
Accession number:
1993.0435
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4673-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_607482
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Pull-a-Tune

Maker:
Fisher-Price Toys  Search this
Fisher Price Toys  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (label material)
ink (label material)
plastic (string material)
Measurements:
overall: 35 cm x 13 cm; 13 25/32 in x 5 1/8 in
Object Name:
Xylophone
Place made:
United States: New York
Date made:
ca 1964
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Credit Line:
Claudia B. Kidwell
ID Number:
1982.0769.11
Accession number:
1982.0769
Catalog number:
1982.0769.11
Patent number:
2,992,511
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-1eeb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_318257

Music Hall, Downers Landing

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 7 in; 10.16 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
stereograph
Date made:
late 1800s
Subject:
Architecture  Search this
ID Number:
2012.3033.0221
Nonaccession number:
2012.3033
Catalog number:
2012.3033.0221
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Music & Musical Instruments
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-77c4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1852447
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The Tender Chord

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
stereograph
Date made:
19th-early 20th century
Subject:
Men  Search this
Women  Search this
ID Number:
2012.3033.0488
Nonaccession number:
2012.3033
Catalog number:
2012.3033.0488
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-6aa0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1852714
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The Mountain Minstrel

Maker:
London Stereoscopic and Photographic Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
stereograph
Date made:
mid-late 1800s
Subject:
Musicians  Search this
ID Number:
2012.3033.0525
Nonaccession number:
2012.3033
Catalog number:
2012.3033.0525
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-5051-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1899645
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Electric Guitar Amplifier

User:
Cropper, Steve  Search this
Maker:
Fender  Search this
Physical Description:
leather (strap material)
plastic (dials material)
wood (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 18 in x 9 in; 45.72 cm x 45.72 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
amplifier
Place made:
United States: California, Fullerton
Date made:
1958
Credit Line:
Gift of Steve Cropper
ID Number:
2016.0358.04
Accession number:
2016.0358
Catalog number:
2016.0358.04
Serial number:
H001739
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Exhibition:
Artifact Walls: Sounding American Music
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-a348-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1822443
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Bass Drum from the Fillmore Citrus Association Mexican Band

Maker:
Ludwig Drum Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paint (overall material)
wood; steel; paint; leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 29 in; 45.72 cm x 73.66 cm
Object Name:
drum, bass
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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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-756d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1912116

Customized Jacket, worn by Crazy Legs

User:
Colon, Richard  Search this
Maker:
Timberland  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 73 cm x 69 cm; 28 3/4 in x 27 5/32 in
Object Name:
jacket
Subject:
Hip-Hop  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard Colón
ID Number:
2006.0056.02
Accession number:
2006.0056
2006.0056
Catalog number:
2006.0056.02
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Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-d7f5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1301227
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Boombox, used by Fab 5 Freddy

Maker:
Sharp  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (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
Object Name:
boom box
radio
music system
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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Family & Social Life
Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Exhibition:
Places of Invention
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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Wurlitzer Electric Piano

User:
Ellington, Duke  Search this
Maker:
Wurlitzer Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 cm x 98 cm x 48 cm; 7 1/16 in x 38 9/16 in x 18 7/8 in
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: Illinois, De Kalb
Date made:
1972-1973
Subject:
Blacks  Search this
Jazz  Search this
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Edward K. and Gaye Ellington in memory of their grandfather "Duke" Ellington
ID Number:
1999.0148.01
Serial number:
129394L
Model number:
200A
Accession number:
1999.0148
Catalog number:
1999.0148.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Pianos
Exhibition:
Artifact Walls
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-7978-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1203041
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Haverly's European Mastodon Minstrels

Maker:
Strobridge Lithographing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 27 in x 36 7/8 in; 68.58 cm x 93.6625 cm
overall: 30 in x 40 in; 76.2 cm x 101.6 cm
Object Name:
chromolithograph
Object Type:
Chromolithograph
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Date made:
ca 1880
Subject:
Horses  Search this
U.S. National Government, executive branch  Search this
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Music  Search this
Theater  Search this
Inaugurations  Search this
Architecture, Public Buildings  Search this
Minstrels  Search this
Related Publication:
Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone
Marzio, Peter. The Democratic Art
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.2482
Catalog number:
60.2482
Accession number:
228146
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Clothing & Accessories
Music & Musical Instruments
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Advertising
Peters Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-2a18-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_324802

Jazzbo Jim, The Dancer on the Roof

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
lithographed (overall production method/technique)
Object Name:
Toy, Figure, Banjo Player
toy, mechanical
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Date made:
ca 1921
Subject:
Toys  Search this
African American  Search this
Blacks  Search this
Dancing  Search this
Minstrels  Search this
Credit Line:
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Collection of American Toys
ID Number:
1971.295669.843
Catalog number:
295669.843
Accession number:
295669
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-63bb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_336291

Marx Merry Makers

Maker:
Louis Marx and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Object Name:
Toy, Figures
toy, mechanical
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Mice  Search this
Patented  Search this
Credit Line:
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Collection of American Toys
ID Number:
1971.295669.627
Catalog number:
295669.627
Accession number:
295669
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-c0ce-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_336352

Christmas Tree

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 7/8 in x 4 in; 14.9225 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
snapshot, color
Subject:
Christmas  Search this
Gifts & Presents  Search this
Angels  Search this
ID Number:
2019.0014.0001
Accession number:
2019.0014
Catalog number:
2019.0014.0001
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Music & Musical Instruments
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-4f1a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1918302

Family Album 1910-1948

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
leather, green (cover material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/4 in x 13 1/4 in x 2 in; 26.035 cm x 33.655 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
album
Referenced:
United Kingdom: England
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Date made:
1910-1948
Subject:
Weddings  Search this
Children  Search this
Bicycling  Search this
Toys  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Men  Search this
Women  Search this
School  Search this
Horseback Riding  Search this
ID Number:
2017.0225.0001
Accession number:
2017.0225
Catalog number:
2017.0225.0001
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-9e73-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1847531

English 7-Keyed Flute

Physical Description:
ivory (overall material)
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 67.945 cm x 3.81 cm
overall: 1 1/2 in x 26 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 67.31 cm
Object Name:
flute
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Date made:
1800-1825
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Thomas K. Boggs
ID Number:
MI.300888
Accession number:
61805
Catalog number:
300888
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Flutes
Exhibition:
Elephants and Us
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-ee71-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1160909
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Jacket from the Mistoffelees costume used in the musical Cats

Designer:
Napier, John  Search this
Physical Description:
velvet (overall material)
rhinestones (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 40.6 cm x 50.8 cm; 16 in x 20 in
Object Name:
overjacket
Date made:
1982-2000
Subject:
Musical Theater  Search this
ID Number:
2000.0219.01.06
Catalog number:
2000.0219.01.06
Accession number:
2000.0219
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6d88-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1191014

Mask from The Fantasticks

Measurements:
overall: 17 1/2 in x 7 in x 4 1/2 in; 44.45 cm x 17.78 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
Mask
Date made:
1996
Credit Line:
Gift of Discover Financial Services Card, through Benedicta Lawrence
ID Number:
1998.0048.24
Accession number:
1998.0048
Catalog number:
1998.0048.24
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-7fca-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739091

Five-String Fretless Banjo

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 29 in x 9 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 73.66 cm x 24.13 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
banjo
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1850 - 1900
late 19th century
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary E. Maxwell
ID Number:
MI.381927
Catalog number:
381927
Accession number:
160028
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4e4b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605676
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Hermosa Lyre Guitar

Maker:
Hermosa, Antonio  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (strings material)
Measurements:
overall: 25 in x 17 in x 3 1/4 in; 63.5 cm x 43.18 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
Mexico
Date made:
1900 - 1940
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary E. Maxwell
ID Number:
MI.381931
Catalog number:
381931
Accession number:
160028
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Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-db5f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605730
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