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Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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2010.022.026
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail ["Hamilton Watch Interior"]
2012.041.007
Abbott, Berenice
1944
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2012.041.016
Abbott, Berenice
1958-1961
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2012.041.017
Abbott, Berenice
1958-1961
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thumbnail ["Plants"]
2012.041.021
Abbott, Berenice
1939
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thumbnail The Early Light Bulbs, Edison Laboratory, NJ
2012.041.025
Abbott, Berenice
1940s-1950s
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thumbnail Beginning of a Battery
2012.041.026
Abbott, Berenice
Late 1940s
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thumbnail ["Invention by Abbott"]
2012.041.034
Abbott, Berenice
1948
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2012.041.036
Abbott, Berenice
mid 1940s-early 1950s
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thumbnail ["Multiple Exposure Showing the Path of a Steel Ball Ejected Vertically from a Moving Object"]
2012.041.045
Abbott, Berenice
1959
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2013.018.003
Abbott, Berenice
1938-05-18
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2013.018.026
Abbott, Berenice
1938-01-26
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2013.018.030
Abbott, Berenice
1928
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thumbnail John Wanamaker, New York
2013.018.031
Abbott, Berenice
1933
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thumbnail Lyric Theater, New York
2013.018.036
Abbott, Berenice
1936-04-24
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thumbnail Melbourne Hotel, Florida
2013.018.038
Abbott, Berenice
1936
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thumbnail Miliken's General Store On Sunday Morning, Bridgewater, Maine
2013.018.039
Abbott, Berenice
1954
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thumbnail Old Post Office And Trolley, New York
2013.018.046
Abbott, Berenice
1938-05-04
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thumbnail Poultry Shop, East Seventh Street, New York
2013.018.050
Abbott, Berenice
1935
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thumbnail Princess Murat, Paris
2013.018.051
Abbott, Berenice
1929
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thumbnail Silky's Hot Dog Stand, Daytona Beach, Florida
2013.018.055
Abbott, Berenice
1954
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thumbnail Soap Bubbles, New York
2013.018.057
Abbott, Berenice
1946
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thumbnail Wave Pattern With Glass Plate, Cambridge, Massachusetts
2013.018.064
Abbott, Berenice
1958 circa
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thumbnail Gasoline Station, Tenth Avenue and 29th Street, Manhattan, New York
2013.018.067
Abbott, Berenice
1935-12-23
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thumbnail NY at Night
2012.041.001
Abbott, Berenice
1934
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thumbnail Circular Wave Systems
2010.022.007
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail Water Waves Change Direction
2010.022.015
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail Water Waves Produce Shadows
2010.022.016
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail Light Passes through a Prism
2010.022.031
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail ["Winding a Watch"]
2012.041.008
Abbott, Berenice
1944
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thumbnail "Soap Bubbles"
2012.041.013
Abbott, Berenice
1946
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thumbnail ["Sprout"] (grain of corn)
2012.041.019
Abbott, Berenice
1948
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thumbnail ["Example of Static Electricity"]
2012.041.024
Abbott, Berenice
1958-1961
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thumbnail "Magnetism with Key"
2012.041.029
Abbott, Berenice
1958-1961
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thumbnail ["Steel Sphere"] (Gravitational Shaped Space)
2012.041.043
Abbott, Berenice
1969
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thumbnail [Spring]
2012.041.049
Abbott, Berenice
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thumbnail Grain of corn
2013.018.083
Abbott, Berenice
1948
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2013.018.002
Abbott, Berenice
1954
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thumbnail Stone & William Streets, New York
2013.018.008
Abbott, Berenice
1936-05-12
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thumbnail Carriage Driver, St Augustine, Florida
2013.018.009
Abbott, Berenice
1954
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thumbnail Country Store : Interior, 2553 Sage Place, Spuyten Duyvil, Bronx, New York
2013.018.012
Abbott, Berenice
1935-10-11
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thumbnail Fifth Avenue, Nos. 4, 6, 8, New York
2013.018.021
Abbott, Berenice
1936-03-20
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thumbnail Refreshment Stand, Daytona Beach, Florida
2013.018.025
Abbott, Berenice
1954
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2013.018.044
Abbott, Berenice
1967
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thumbnail Rothman's Pawn Shop, New York
2013.018.053
Abbott, Berenice
1938-05-18
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2013.018.058
Abbott, Berenice
1958
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2013.018.069
Abbott, Berenice
1967
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2013.018.073
Abbott, Berenice
1934
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2013.018.080
Abbott, Berenice
1936
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thumbnail Falling Bodies Fall at Same Speed
2010.022.003
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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2010.022.017
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail Not the Music of Spheres
2010.022.019
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail A Simple Electroscope
2010.022.029
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail ["Capturing an Image"] (RCA Research Laboratory, Camden, NJ)
2012.041.003
Abbott, Berenice
1939
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thumbnail ["Watch Bearings"]
2012.041.009
Abbott, Berenice
1944
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thumbnail ["Electricity Tower"]
2012.041.023
Abbott, Berenice
1940s
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2013.018.018
Abbott, Berenice
1927
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thumbnail Jam Session, Boardwalk and Beach, Daytona Beach, Florida
2013.018.029
Abbott, Berenice
1953
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thumbnail Newsstand, New York
2013.018.043
Abbott, Berenice
1935-11-19
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thumbnail Rope Store, Peerless Equipment Co., New York
2013.018.052
Abbott, Berenice
1938-05-03
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thumbnail Tri-Boro Barber School, 264 Bowery, Manhattan, New York
2013.018.062
Abbott, Berenice
1935-10-24
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thumbnail The Pendulum Once More
2010.022.004
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail Periodic Straight Waves
2010.022.010
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail An Interference Pattern
2010.022.034
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail ["Bug on a leaf"]
2012.041.018
Abbott, Berenice
1948
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thumbnail ["Muriel Rukeyser's Eye"]
2012.041.022
Abbott, Berenice
1940s
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thumbnail [unknown magnet] (scissors)
2012.041.027
Abbott, Berenice
1940s-1950s
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thumbnail [Magnet-stone]
2012.041.028
Abbott, Berenice
1940s-1963
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thumbnail ["Supersight, Moth Wing"]
2012.041.041
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1947
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2012.041.053
Abbott, Berenice
1960
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2013.018.010
Abbott, Berenice
1937-02-02
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2013.018.011
Abbott, Berenice
1937-02-02
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thumbnail Industrial Designer's Window, Bleecker Street, New York
2013.018.015
Abbott, Berenice
1948 circa
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thumbnail Floating Oyster Houses, South Street and Pike Slip, New York
2013.018.023
Abbott, Berenice
1936
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thumbnail Old Man On Porch, Georgia
2013.018.045
Abbott, Berenice
1954
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thumbnail Potato Farmers, Aroostook County, Maine
2013.018.049
Abbott, Berenice
1954
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thumbnail Warehouse, Water and Dock Streets, New York
2013.018.065
Abbott, Berenice
1936-05-22
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2013.018.071
Abbott, Berenice
1935-10-03
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2013.018.077
Abbott, Berenice
1935
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2013.018.078
Abbott, Berenice
1936
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thumbnail Theoline, Pier 11, East River, Manhattan, New York
2013.018.079
Abbott, Berenice
1936-04-09
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thumbnail A Bouncing Ball in Diminishing Arcs
2010.022.002
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail Water Waves Pattern (The length of waves)
2010.022.013
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail Not the Music of Spheres
2010.022.018
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail A Light Trace by Time Exposure
2010.022.025
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail The Operation of Lenses
2010.022.027
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail What is a Rainbow?
2010.022.030
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail The Principle of Parabolic Reflection
2010.022.033
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail "Radio Tubes" (RCA Research Laboratory, Camden, NJ)
2012.041.002
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1939
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thumbnail "Hands and Suds" (Soap Properties)
2012.041.012
Abbott, Berenice
1944
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thumbnail Bud on Leaf, vintage print
2012.041.020
Abbott, Berenice
1948
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thumbnail ["Magnetic Field"]
2012.041.030
Abbott, Berenice
1964
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thumbnail ["Capturing an Image"] (wire looped in coil)
2012.041.032
Abbott, Berenice
1964
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thumbnail ["Supersight, Ear of Corn"]
2012.041.040
Abbott, Berenice
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thumbnail ["Ball with Shadows"] (Elliptical Shadows)
2012.041.042
Abbott, Berenice
1969
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thumbnail Berenice Abbott [setting copystand mound in preparation for a shoot]
2012.041.046
unknown
ca. 1959
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thumbnail [Photographing Illusion or Reality]
2012.041.052
Abbott, Berenice
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thumbnail [Berenice Abbott with camera and hat)
2012.041.054
Abbott, Berenice
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thumbnail Barclay Street Station, New York
2013.018.005
Abbott, Berenice
1932 circa
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thumbnail Department of Docks Building, Pier A, New York
2013.018.014
Abbott, Berenice
1936-05-05
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thumbnail Murray Hill Hotel, New York
2013.018.041
Abbott, Berenice
1935-11-19
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thumbnail Murray Hill Hotel: Spiral, New York
2013.018.042
Abbott, Berenice
1935-11-19
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2013.018.054
Abbott, Berenice
1934 circa
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thumbnail Flatiron Building, New York
2013.018.068
Abbott, Berenice
1938-05-18
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thumbnail Fifth Avenue, Nos. 4, 6, 8, New York
2013.018.072
Abbott, Berenice
1936-03-20
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2010.022.009
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail [Unknown RCA]
2012.041.004
Abbott, Berenice
1939
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thumbnail ["Mold"] (cheese)
2012.041.014
Abbott, Berenice
1946-1947
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thumbnail ["Supersight, Penicillin"]
2012.041.039
Abbott, Berenice
1944-1946
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thumbnail [Unknown] (multiple balls, star formation w/ hand)
2012.041.044
Abbott, Berenice
1969
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thumbnail The Parabolic Mirror has a Thousand Eyes
2010.022.001
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail Bread Store, 259 Bleecker Street, Manhattan, New York
2013.018.001
Abbott, Berenice
1937-02-03
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thumbnail Portrait of Norbert Wiener
2013.018.082
Abbott, Berenice
1960 circa
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thumbnail Plants, Agricultural Study
2013.018.084
Abbott, Berenice
1939
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thumbnail Banyan Tree, Florida
2013.018.004
Abbott, Berenice
1954
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thumbnail Cycloid, Cambridge, Massachusetts
2013.018.013
Abbott, Berenice
1958 circa
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thumbnail Eugene Atget, Front View, Paris
2013.018.017
Abbott, Berenice
1927
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thumbnail Ferry, Central Railroad of New Jersey
2013.018.020
Abbott, Berenice
1936-08-12
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thumbnail John Watts Statue from Trinity Courtyard, New York
2013.018.032
Abbott, Berenice
1938-03-01
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thumbnail Lewis Hine, Dobbs Ferry, New York
2013.018.034
Abbott, Berenice
1938
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thumbnail Manhattan Bridge, Looking Up, New York
2013.018.037
Abbott, Berenice
1936
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thumbnail Brooklyn Bridge, Pier 21, New York
2013.018.070
Abbott, Berenice
1937-03-23
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thumbnail Lyric Theatre, New York
2013.018.075
Abbott, Berenice
1936-04-24
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thumbnail The Realities of Nature
2010.022.006
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail Circular Wave System
2010.022.008
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail Reflected Water Waves
2010.022.012
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail Focusing Water Waves
2010.022.014
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail Bird in Space by Brancusi was made in 1919
2010.022.023
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail Molecular Structure and Atoms
2010.022.024
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail Illusion or Reality?
2010.022.028
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail ["Unknown"] (IBM Laboratory)
2012.041.006
Abbott, Berenice
1944
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thumbnail [Hand with Hammer]
2012.041.010
Abbott, Berenice
1945
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thumbnail ["Variation of 'Plant in a Jar'"]
2012.041.011
Abbott, Berenice
1939
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thumbnail ["Lamps 1950s"] (RCA Research Laboratory, Camden, NJ)
2012.041.015
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1950s
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thumbnail [unknown magnet] (hanging cylinder)
2012.041.033
Abbott, Berenice
1940s-1950s
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thumbnail ["Supersight, Fish head"]
2012.041.037
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1947
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thumbnail ["Supersight, Fish Tail"]
2012.041.038
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1947
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thumbnail [Unknown magnet]
2012.041.050
Abbott, Berenice
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thumbnail Brooklyn Bridge, Pier 21, New York
2013.018.007
Abbott, Berenice
1937-03-23
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thumbnail Broadway and Exchange Place, New York
2013.018.019
Abbott, Berenice
1932
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thumbnail Italian Festival, New York
2013.018.028
Abbott, Berenice
1932
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thumbnail King Bait-Man
2013.018.033
Abbott, Berenice
1954
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thumbnail Light Through A Prism, Cambridge, Massachusetts
2013.018.035
Abbott, Berenice
1958 circa
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thumbnail Parabolic Mirror, Cambridge, Massachussetts
2013.018.047
Abbott, Berenice
1958 circa
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thumbnail Smoke Stacks, Red River Logging, California
2013.018.056
Abbott, Berenice
1943
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thumbnail Treasury Building, New York
2013.018.061
Abbott, Berenice
1933
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thumbnail Under The El At The Battery, New York
2013.018.063
Abbott, Berenice
1936
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thumbnail Warehouse, Water and Dock Streets, New York
2013.018.076
Abbott, Berenice
1936-05-22
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thumbnail Pendulum Motion and Galileo
2010.022.005
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail Reflected Water Waves
2010.022.011
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail Is Light a Particle Phenomenon?
2010.022.020
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail Is Light a Particle Phenomenon?
2010.022.021
Abbott, Berenice
1958-61
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thumbnail Missing Title and Smithsonian catalogue number
2010.022.032
Abbott, Berenice
ca. 1960
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thumbnail ["Man Working on Tube"] (RCA Research Laboratory, Camden, NJ)
2012.041.005
Abbott, Berenice
1939
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thumbnail ["Magnetic field pattern with long straight wire"]
2012.041.031
Abbott, Berenice
1958-1961
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thumbnail ["Monopod Variation"]
2012.041.035
Abbott, Berenice
Late 1940s
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thumbnail electroscope
2012.041.047
Abbott, Berenice
1947 or earlier
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thumbnail [Unknown]
2012.041.051
Abbott, Berenice
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thumbnail Portrait of Berenice Abbott
2013.018.081
Kanaga, Consuelo
1937
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thumbnail John V. Lacey, Birdsmith, New York
2013.018.006
Abbott, Berenice
1948 circa
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thumbnail El Station Interior, New York
2013.018.016
Abbott, Berenice
1936
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thumbnail Flatiron Building, New York
2013.018.022
Abbott, Berenice
1938-05-18
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thumbnail Greyhound Bus Terminal, New York
2013.018.024
Abbott, Berenice
1936-07-14
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thumbnail Hoboken Railroad Yards, Looking Towards Manhattan, New Jersey
2013.018.027
Abbott, Berenice
1935
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thumbnail Multiple Exposure Of Swinging Ball, Cambridge, Massachusetts
2013.018.040
Abbott, Berenice
1958 circa
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thumbnail Postcards, Florida
2013.018.048
Abbott, Berenice
1954
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thumbnail Gasoline Station, Tremont Avenue and Dock Street, Bronx, New York
2013.018.059
Abbott, Berenice
1936-07-02
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thumbnail Transformation Of Energy, Cambridge, Massachusetts
2013.018.060
Abbott, Berenice
1958
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thumbnail Frank Lloyd Wright, New York
2013.018.066
Abbott, Berenice
1950
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thumbnail Foundations of Rockefeller Center, New York
2013.018.074
Abbott, Berenice
1932
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