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Shirt worn by Bill Nye

Maker:
Brooks Brothers  Search this
Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 33 in x 22 in; 83.82 cm x 55.88 cm
Object Name:
shirt
Place made:
Malaysia
Subject:
Entertainment  Search this
Television  Search this
ID Number:
2017.0310.05
Accession number:
2017.0310
Catalog number:
2017.0310.05
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-c26c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Program for The Three Wishes

User:
Cordry, Donald  Search this
Maker:
Cordry, Donald  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 6 in; 22.86 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
program
program, puppet
Associated Place:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1930 - 1934
Subject:
Puppetry  Search this
Credit Line:
Dorothy Mann Cordry in memory of Donald Cordry
ID Number:
1982.0238.078
Accession number:
1982.0238
Catalog number:
1982.0238.078
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-4f0f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1030687

Prop Radio from The Waltons TV series

Manufacturer:
Zenith  Search this
Maker:
Zenith  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 23 1/4 in x 18 in x 14 in; 59.055 cm x 45.72 cm x 35.56 cm
Object Name:
Radio
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1940
Subject:
Television  Search this
Television  Search this
Related event:
Great Depression  Search this
Credit Line:
Lorimar, through Earl Hamner and Lee Rich
ID Number:
1982.0119.01
Accession number:
1982.0119
Catalog number:
1982.0119.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-8838-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_214532

Instant Ventriloquism

User:
Rollins, Hazelle H.  Search this
Recording artist:
Nelson, Jimmy  Search this
Maker:
Juro  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording Album Set, 3-pc.
sound recording album
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1964
Subject:
Puppetry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gene and Nancy R. Krupa
ID Number:
1981.1085.01
Accession number:
1981.1085
Catalog number:
1981.1085.01
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Sound Recordings
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-34f0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Latin from Manhattan Marionette

User:
Rollins, Hazelle H.  Search this
Maker:
Rollins, Hazelle H.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
string (overall material)
synthetic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 in x 6 1/2 in x 3 in; 60.96 cm x 16.51 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
puppet
Place made:
United States: Missouri, Kansas City
Made at:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1935
Subject:
Puppetry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gene and Nancy R. Krupa
ID Number:
1981.1085.10
Accession number:
1981.1085
Catalog number:
1981.1085.10
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Highlights from the Culture and the Arts Collection
Puppets
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-34d8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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"Milly-Illy-Illy Gade"

Depicted:
Corson, Amelia Gade  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/4 in x 10 in; 31.115 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Leaflet
leaflet, swimming
sheet music, swimming
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1926
Subject:
Sports  Search this
Swimming  Search this
Amateur  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Esther Stoyanoff
ID Number:
1981.0729.04
Accession number:
1981.0729
Catalog number:
1981.0729.04
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-13d4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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“Swim the Channel”

Composer; lyricist:
Dalziel, C.  Search this
Created for:
Corson, Amelia Gade  Search this
Publisher:
Dix Ltd.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/8 in x 9 7/8 in; 30.7975 cm x 25.0825 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Object Type:
leaflets
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1926
Subject:
Sports  Search this
Swimming  Search this
Amateur  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Esther Stoyanoff
ID Number:
1981.0729.05
Accession number:
1981.0729
Catalog number:
1981.0729.05
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-d22a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663818

Haverly's United Mastadon Minstrels

Publisher:
Strobridge Lithographing Company  Search this
Maker:
Strobridge Lithographing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
image: 25 in x 37 1/4 in; 63.5 cm x 94.615 cm
Object Name:
chromolithograph
Object Type:
Chromolithograph
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Date made:
ca 1880
Subject:
Costume  Search this
Circus  Search this
African American  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.60.2481
Catalog number:
60.2481
Accession number:
228146
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Domestic Furnishings
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Art
Peters Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-9eb8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_376177

Hockman Minstrelsy in Headsville

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 9 1/8 in; 33.02 cm x 23.1775 cm
Object Name:
Advertisement
Used:
United States: West Virginia, Headsville
Date made:
1923
Subject:
Music  Search this
Theater, Minstrel Shows  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Hobart W. Hesse, Jr.
ID Number:
1981.0710.01
Accession number:
1981.0710
Catalog number:
1981.0710.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-bd34-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Sesame Country

Recording artist:
Campbell, Glen  Search this
Lynn, Loretta  Search this
Tucker, Tanya  Search this
Henson, Jim  Search this
Spinney, Caroll  Search this
Oz, Frank  Search this
Nelson, Jerry  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Phonorecord
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1981
Subject:
Music  Search this
Sesame Street  Search this
Children's television programs  Search this
Credit Line:
Children's Television Workshop, through Frances Kaufman
ID Number:
1981.0712.01
Maker number:
CTW 89003
Accession number:
1981.0712
Catalog number:
1981.0712.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Sound Recordings
Jim Henson
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-7654-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_669785

Los Angeles Town

Composer; lyricist:
Pickens, Watie Riley  Search this
Cude, Bobby Lee  Search this
Publisher:
Cude & Pickens Publishing  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:
leaflet
sheet music
Place made:
United States: Florida, Daytona Beach
Date made:
1981
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Bobby Lee Cude and Watie Riley Pickens
ID Number:
1981.0531.01
Accession number:
1981.0531
Catalog number:
1981.0531.01
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-d4c4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663835

Hockey Puck

Maker:
Cooper  Search this
Cooper  Search this
Physical Description:
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 in x 3 in; 2.54 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Puck
puck, hockey
Place made:
Czechoslovakia
Date made:
early 1970s
Subject:
Hockey  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
R. Michael Levy
ID Number:
1981.0213.01
Accession number:
1981.0213
Catalog number:
1981.0213.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Popular Entertainment
Family & Social Life
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-d41f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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"If the World Were Full of Durantes"

Composer; lyricist:
Cantor, Eddie  Search this
Tobias, Charlie  Search this
Performer:
Durante, Jimmy  Search this
Publisher:
Tobias and Lewis  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:
1951
Credit Line:
Gift of Jimmy Durante Children's Fund (through Robert Romano)
ID Number:
1981.0121.01
Accession number:
1981.0121
Catalog number:
1981.0121.01
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-233a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663836

"Some Sunday Morning"

Depicted (sitter):
Flynn, Errol  Search this
Smith, Alexis  Search this
Performing artist:
Flynn, Errol  Search this
Smith, Alexis  Search this
Lyricist:
Koehler, Ted  Search this
Composer:
Jerome, Maurice Kraus  Search this
Heindorf, Ray  Search this
Maker:
Harms, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
Sheet Music
Object Type:
Sheet Music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1945
ID Number:
1983.0692.05
Accession number:
1983.0692
Catalog number:
1983.0692.05
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-fe2b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_679667

“Just a Baby's Prayer at Twilight (for Her Daddy Over There)”

Lyricist:
Lewis, Sam M.  Search this
Young, Joe  Search this
Composer:
Jerome, Maurice Kraus  Search this
Publisher:
Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Object Type:
Sheet Music
sheet music
Place Made:
United States
Date made:
1918
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0313.07
Accession number:
1983.0313
Catalog number:
1983.0313.07
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Religion
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Family & Social Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-cf41-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670696

Howdy Doody toy marionette

Manufacturer:
Peter Puppet Playthings, Inc.  Search this
Previous owner:
Rollins, Hazelle H.  Search this
Maker:
Peter Puppet Playthings, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
wood (overall material)
string (overall material)
cardboard (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 5 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 40.64 cm x 14.605 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
marionette
Place made:
United States
Associated Place:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1947 - 1960
Subject:
Puppetry  Search this
Radio and television broadcasting  Search this
Television broadcasts  Search this
Children's television programs  Search this
Consumerism  Search this
Television  Search this
Toys  Search this
Related Publication:
Sewer, Andy; Allison, David; Liebhold, Peter; Davis, Nancy; Franz, Kathleen G.. American Enterprise: A History of Business in America
Credit Line:
Anne W. and John W. Rollins, Jr.
ID Number:
1980.0910.05
Accession number:
1980.0910
Catalog number:
1980.0910.05
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American Enterprise
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-4017-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1182898
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Hat worn by Jimmy Durante

Associated person:
Durante, Jimmy  Search this
Physical Description:
felt (overall material)
satin (overall material)
feathers (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 11 1/4 in x 10 1/2 in; 12.7 cm x 28.575 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
Hat
hat
Date made:
1971
Subject:
Costume  Search this
Credit Line:
Jimmy Durante Children's Fund (through Robert Romano)
ID Number:
1980.0525.01
Accession number:
1980.0525
Catalog number:
1980.0525.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-d98c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_662340

Chase and Sanborn Hour

Performing artist:
Bergen, Edgar  Search this
User:
NBC  Search this
Physical Description:
aluminum (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
acetate (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Date made:
1942
Subject:
Puppetry  Search this
Radio broadcasts  Search this
Radio and television broadcasting  Search this
Charlie McCarthy  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Winter D. Horton
ID Number:
1980.0487.01
Accession number:
1980.0487
Catalog number:
1980.0487.01
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Sound Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ba57-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663101

Pot-O-Gold Radio Program Prop

Physical Description:
paper mache (overall material)
wood (base material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 57 in x 89 in x 12 in; 144.78 cm x 226.06 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
prop
radio prop
Date made:
ca 1939
Subject:
Radio broadcasts  Search this
Radio  Search this
Credit Line:
Norcliff Thayer inc. (through James H. Howe III)
ID Number:
1980.0437.01
Accession number:
1980.0437
Catalog number:
1980.0437.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-0c8c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1819821

Wheel of Fortune, from the Pot-O-Gold Radio Program

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 7 ft; 17.78 cm x 2.1336 m
Object Name:
prop
radio prop
Date made:
ca 1939
Subject:
Radio broadcasts  Search this
Radio  Search this
Credit Line:
Norcliff Thayer inc. (through James H. Howe III)
ID Number:
1980.0437.02
Accession number:
1980.0437
Catalog number:
1980.0437.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-0c91-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1819829

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