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Phragmipedium Rosy Gem

Life Form:
Terrestrial
Bloom Characteristics:
Averages 5 pink flowers per an inflorescence.
Range:
hybrid
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Phragmipedium hybrid
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Cypripedioideae
Genus:
Phragmipedium
Accession Number:
2015-0565A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
On Display:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7356a5ae1-5505-45aa-a242-7d44e20a4a97
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2015-0565A
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Guarianthe bowringiana ('Dr. Kopecky' × 'Splendens')

Life Form:
Lithophytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Inflorescence is up to 10" long with 5-20 short-lived, purple flowers (as many as 47 have been recorded). Flowers are 3" across.
Range:
Mexico (Chiapas) to Honduras
Habitat:
Granite outcroppings, limestone near streams; 100-1000m
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Bowring's Guarianthe clone
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Guarianthe
Species:
bowringiana
Accession Number:
2007-0965A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
On Display:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7445dabcf-826b-4bc4-8e9c-34a588800b1d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2007-0965A

Guarianthe bowringiana ('Dr. Kopecky' × 'Splendens')

Life Form:
Lithophytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Inflorescence is up to 10" long with 5-20 short-lived, purple flowers (as many as 47 have been recorded). Flowers are 3" across.
Range:
Mexico (Chiapas) to Honduras
Habitat:
Granite outcroppings, limestone near streams; 100-1000m
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Bowring's Guarianthe clone
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Guarianthe
Species:
bowringiana
Accession Number:
2007-0965B
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
On Display:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax7fd3dc1bf-ffe1-4470-b628-8a011a039422
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2007-0965B

Amputation Set

Maker:
Gemrig, Jacob H.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood, rosewood (overall material)
fabric, velvet (overall material)
metal, steel (overall material)
wood, ebony (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10.2 cm x 41.9 cm x 18.8 cm; 4 in x 16 1/2 in x 7 3/8 in
Object Name:
Amputation Set
Other Terms:
Amputation Set; surgical set
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1866-1880
Subject:
Surgery  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Marilyn Gould
ID Number:
1981.0829.01
Catalog number:
1981.0829.01
Accession number:
1981.0829
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Exhibition:
Price of Freedom
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-fc12-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1052460
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1 Cent, New Jersey, Colonial America, 1786

Physical Description:
copper (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: .2 cm x 2.8 cm; 3/32 in x 1 3/32 in
Object Name:
Coin
Place made:
United States: New Jersey
Place of issue:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
1786
Related Publication:
Feingold, Ellen R.. Value of Money, The
ID Number:
NU.22243.0098
Accession number:
22243
Catalog number:
22243.0098
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Exhibition:
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-570a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1095751

African American girl with caucasian baby

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
glatin silver photograph (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 4 1/4 in; 15.24 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
cabinet card
Referenced:
United States: Texas, Houston
Subject:
Children  Search this
Girls  Search this
African American  Search this
Portraits  Search this
ID Number:
2019.0041.0001
Catalog number:
2019.0041.0001
Accession number:
2019.0041
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Photography
Exhibition:
Girlhood
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-63b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1915999
Online Media:

Black Felt Circle Skirt with Appliques

Physical Description:
felt (overall material)
plastic (appliques material)
glass (appliques material)
metal (appliques material)
Measurements:
overall, flat: 32 1/2 in x 64 in; 82.55 cm x 162.56 cm
overall, mounted: 32 in x 30 in x 26 in; 81.28 cm x 76.2 cm x 66.04 cm
Object Name:
skirt, circle
Place made:
United States: Minnesota, Saint Paul
Date made:
ca 1950s
ID Number:
2019.0080.01
Accession number:
2019.0080
Catalog number:
2019.0080.01
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Exhibition:
Girlhood
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-15de-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1923145
Online Media:

Dress worn by Minnijean Brown in 1958 for the Spingarn Medal Award Ceremony

Wearer:
Brown, Minnijean  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
shoulder: 36.7 cm; 14 7/16 in
zipper: 29.2 cm; 11 1/2 in
waist to hem: 61.5 cm; 24 7/32 in
bust: 43.5 cm; 17 1/8 in
waist: 36 cm; 14 3/16 in
overall; overall, mounted: 38 3/4 in x 18 in x 18 in; 98.425 cm x 45.72 cm x 45.72 cm
Object Name:
dress
Object Type:
Dress
Main Dress
Date made:
1958
Subject:
Civil Rights Movement  Search this
Education  Search this
Related event:
Little Rock Integration Crisis  Search this
Spingarn Medal Award Ceremony  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Minnijean Brown Trickey
ID Number:
2015.0238.02
Accession number:
2015.0238
Catalog number:
2015.0238.02
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Education
Exhibition:
Girlhood
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-c953-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1764062
Online Media:

Boober Fraggle Puppet

Performer:
Goelz, Dave  Search this
Maker:
Henson, Jim  Search this
Physical Description:
felt (overall material)
yarn (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 in x 10 in x 10 in; 60.96 cm x 25.4 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
puppet
Date made:
1982
Subject:
Children's television programs  Search this
Television  Search this
Puppetry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Family of Jim Henson: Lisa Henson, Cheryl Henson, Brian Henson, John Henson and Heather Henson
ID Number:
2013.0101.21
Accession number:
2013.0101
Catalog number:
2013.0101.21
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Jim Henson
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/ng49ca746ad-7a66-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1449184

Ever-Ready razor

Maker:
Eveready  Search this
Physical Description:
cellulose nitrate (case material)
non ferrous metal (razor and blade case material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.3 cm x 7 cm x 6.5 cm; 7/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 9/16 in
overall in case: 15/16 in x 2 7/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 2.38125 cm x 7.3025 cm x 7.3025 cm
Object Name:
razor
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey
Date made:
ca 1930
after 1914
Credit Line:
Dadie and Norman B. Perlov
ID Number:
2006.0098.1601
Catalog number:
2006.0098.1601
Accession number:
2006.0098
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Exhibition:
Girlhood
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-d720-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1347463
Online Media:

1 Cent

Physical Description:
copper (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall:;
Object Name:
coin
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
1787
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of the Treasury, United States Mint
ID Number:
1985.0441.0018
Accession number:
1985.0441
Catalog number:
1985.0441.0018
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Exhibition:
Price of Freedom
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-1831-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1096625

Three women on a log

Physical Description:
Tintype photograph (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 12.5 cm x 9.5 cm; 4 15/16 in x 3 3/4 in
Object Name:
Tintype
ID Number:
1982.0589.05
Accession number:
1982.0589
Catalog number:
1982.0589.05
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Work and Industry: Photographic History
Exhibition:
Girlhood
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-4401-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1325315

U.S. War Ration Book, United States, ca 1943

Physical Description:
printed (overall production method/technique)
textile, cardboard, fabric (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12.4 cm x 15.7 cm x .4 cm; 4 7/8 in x 6 3/16 in x 5/32 in
Object Name:
ration book folder
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1943
Credit Line:
Chase Manhattan Bank
ID Number:
1979.1263.02176
Accession number:
1979.1263
Catalog number:
1979.1263.02176
Collector/donor number:
CM-
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Exhibition:
Girlhood
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-485b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1887769
Online Media:

Olive Brown's Sampler

Maker:
Brown, Olive  Search this
Physical Description:
linen (overall ground)
silk and linen (overall thread)
Measurements:
overall: 9 1/8 in x 6 1/8 in; 23.1775 cm x 15.5575 cm
Object Name:
Embroidery, Sampler
sampler
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs, Jr.
ID Number:
TE.T18586
Catalog number:
T18586.000
Accession number:
248268
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Exhibition:
Girlhood
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-a561-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_639703
Online Media:

Cartoon, "American Invention for Blowing Up Bosses", 1881

Associated person:
Kelly, John  Search this
Publisher:
Puck  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/4 in x 10 in; 33.655 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Cartoon
Associated date:
1881 11 16
Subject:
Political Campaigns  Search this
Credit Line:
Ralph E. Becker Collection of Political Americana
ID Number:
PL.227739.1881.A27
Catalog number:
227739.1881.A27
Accession number:
227739
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, Campaign Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition:
American Democracy
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-003e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_498493

5 Cents, Modified Coin, United States, 1935

Maker:
Jay L. DeBoer  Search this
Physical Description:
nickel; copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .2 cm x 2.1 cm; 3/32 in x 13/16 in
Object Name:
coin, modified
nickel
Date made:
1935
2013
Credit Line:
Jay L. DeBoer
ID Number:
2013.0275.01
Catalog number:
2013.0275.01
Accession number:
2013.0275
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Exhibition:
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-f523-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452577

5 Cents, Modified Coin, United States, 1937

Maker:
Jay L. DeBoer  Search this
Physical Description:
nickel; copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .2 cm x 2.1 cm; 3/32 in x 13/16 in
Object Name:
coin, modified
nickel
Place made:
United States: Washington, Olympia
Date made:
1937
2013
Related Publication:
Feingold, Ellen R.. Value of Money, The
Credit Line:
Jay L. DeBoer
ID Number:
2013.0275.02
Catalog number:
2013.0275.02
Accession number:
2013.0275
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Exhibition:
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-f524-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1452578

5 Cents, Modified Coin, United States, 1926

Mint:
United States Mint  Search this
Physical Description:
copper (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
nickel (overall metal)
Measurements:
overall: .2 cm x 2.1 cm; 3/32 in x 13/16 in
Object Name:
coin, modified
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
1926
Credit Line:
Catherine Bullowa
ID Number:
NU.NU60420.002
Accession number:
222037
Catalog number:
NU60420.002
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Exhibition:
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-32ba-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1106259

5 Cents, Modified Coin, United States, 20th century

Title:
5 Cents, Hobo Nickel, 20th century
Mint:
United States Mint  Search this
Physical Description:
copper; nickel (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: .2 cm x 2.1 cm; 3/32 in x 13/16 in
Object Name:
coin, modified
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
20th century
Credit Line:
Catherine Bullowa
ID Number:
NU.NU60420.003
Accession number:
222037
Catalog number:
NU60420.003
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Exhibition:
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-6bfa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1106404

5 Cents, Modified Coin, United States, 20th century

Mint:
United States Mint  Search this
Physical Description:
cuni (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements:
overall: .2 cm x 2.1 cm; 3/32 in x 13/16 in
Object Name:
Coin
coin, modified
Modified coin
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
20th century
Credit Line:
Catherine Bullowa
ID Number:
NU.NU60420.001
Accession number:
222037
Catalog number:
NU60420.001
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Exhibition:
The Value of Money
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-3a6b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1106472

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