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Foucault Pendulum Foucault Pendulum

The Foucault Pendulum is named for the French physicist Jean Foucault (pronounced Foo-koh), who first used it in 1851 to demonstrate the rotation of the earth.

Genealogical Research for Native Americans
General Information on Obtaining Authentication and Appraisal of Violins
Guarneri Family of Violin Makers
Guidelines for Caring for Objects
Hope Diamond Fact Sheet Hope Diamond Fact Sheet

Learn about the history of the Hope Diamond.

How do I store antique textiles at home?
Instrument Maker Gaspard Duiffopruggar
Instrument Maker Giovanni Paolo Maggini
Instrument Makers of the Stainer Family
Making a Hammer Dulcimer
Shark Attack File Shark Attack File

Information about the Shark Attack File

Smithsonian Institution Commemorates the 150th Civil War Anniversary (1861-1865)

This listing is a sampling of the many ways the Smithsonian will mark the 150th Civil War Anniversary during the next four years.

Star-Spangled Banner and the War of 1812 Star-Spangled Banner and the War of 1812
Stradivarius Violins
Thanksgiving in North America: From Local Harvests to National Holiday Thanksgiving in North America: From Local Harvests to National Holiday
The Hammered Dulcimer
The Passenger Pigeon The Passenger Pigeon

Information and reading list regarding this now-extinct bird.

The Titanic
Tucker Automobiles Tucker Automobiles

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