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War Department

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5244, Frame 1474-1506
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1941, 1943-1944
Scope and Contents note:
(correspondence with George Biddle, chairman of War Department Art Advisory Committee, mainly about reorganization of postwar Federal Arts Project; see also: Federal Arts Project; WPA Miscellaneous)
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Rockwell Kent papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref4018

1c Franklin War Department block of four

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA O114
Printer:
American Bank Note Company  Search this
Issuee:
U. S. War Department  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (rose red); adhesive /
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (5.72 x 4.45 cm)
Type:
Special Use Issues, Labels & Seals
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1879
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2005.2004.127.1-4
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2005.2004.127.1-4

War Department Competition

Collection Creator:
Saarinen, Lilian Swann, 1912-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1939
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Lilian Swann Saarinen papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws
Collection Citation:
Lilian Swann Saarinen papers, circa 1909-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lilian Swann Saarinen papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-saarlili-ref207

War Department Competition

Collection Creator:
Saarinen, Lilian Swann, 1912-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1939
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Lilian Swann Saarinen papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws
Collection Citation:
Lilian Swann Saarinen papers, circa 1909-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lilian Swann Saarinen papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-saarlili-ref484

War Department Competition

Collection Creator:
Saarinen, Lilian Swann, 1912-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1939
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Lilian Swann Saarinen papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws
Collection Citation:
Lilian Swann Saarinen papers, circa 1909-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lilian Swann Saarinen papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-saarlili-ref485

War Department envelope (WDE)

Collection Creator:
Bodansky, Lony Gottlieb  Search this
Gottlieb, Camilla Klaber, 1884-1964  Search this
Bodansky, Harry  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 29
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research use. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with cotton gloves.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff.
Collection Citation:
The Gottlieb and Bodansky Family Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Gottlieb and Bodansky Family Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1245-ref41

War Department Free Frank cover

Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Object number:
2009.2016.234
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2009.2016.234

3c Washington War Department single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA O116
Medium:
paper; ink (rose red)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/8 x 1 in. (2.86 x 2.54 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Date:
1879
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2011.2004.54
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National Postal Museum Collection
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2011.2004.54

3c Washington War Department cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA UO19
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. (8.26 x 13.97 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Date:
November 29, 1881
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2010.2004.134
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2010.2004.134
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1c Franklin War Department single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA O114
Medium:
paper; ink (rose red)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/8 x 15/16 in. (2.86 x 2.38 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1879
Topic:
Harry L. Jefferys Collection  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2008.2006.552
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2006.552

2c Andrew Jackson War Department block of four

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA O115
Printer:
American Bank Note Company  Search this
Issuee:
U. S. War Department  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (rose red); adhesive /
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (5.72 x 4.45 cm)
Type:
Special Use Issues, Labels & Seals
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1879
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2005.2004.128.1-4
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2005.2004.128.1-4

War Department Pass, November 25, 1864

Associated Person:
Alfred R. Waud, 2 Oct 1828 - 6 Apr 1891  Search this
James Gardner, 1832 - ?  Search this
Medium:
Engraving and ink on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7.3 x 13.8cm (2 7/8 x 5 7/16")
Mat: 45.7 x 35.6cm (18 x 14")
Note: Mat will also accommodate AD/NPG.2007.30 and AD/NPG.2007.32
Type:
Document
Date:
1864
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Larry J. West
Object number:
AD/NPG.2007.31
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AD_NPG.2007.31

6c Abraham Lincoln War Department single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA O86
Medium:
paper; ink (rose);
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/8 x 1 in. (2.86 x 2.54 cm)
Type:
Special Use Issues, Labels & Seals
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1873
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2005.2001.557
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National Postal Museum Collection
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2005.2001.557

1c Franklin War Department small die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA O83P2
Medium:
paper; ink (rose)/ engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1903
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2005.2014.23.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2005.2014.23.1
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3c Washington War Department small die proof

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA O85P2
Medium:
paper; ink (rose)/ engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1903
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2005.2014.23.3
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National Postal Museum Collection
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2005.2014.23.3
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2c Andrew Jackson War Department single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA O115
Medium:
paper; ink (rose red)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/8 x 15/16 in. (2.86 x 2.38 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1879
Topic:
Harry L. Jefferys Collection  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2008.2006.553
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2006.553

6c Abraham Lincoln War Department single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA O117
Medium:
paper; ink (rose red)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/8 x 15/16 in. (2.86 x 2.38 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1879
Topic:
Harry L. Jefferys Collection  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2008.2006.555
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2006.555

10c Thomas Jefferson War Department single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA O118
Medium:
paper; ink (rose red)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/8 x 1 in. (2.86 x 2.54 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1879
Topic:
Harry L. Jefferys Collection  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2008.2006.556
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2006.556

30c Alexander Hamilton War Department single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA O120
Medium:
paper; ink (rose red)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/8 x 15/16 in. (2.86 x 2.38 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1879
Topic:
Harry L. Jefferys Collection  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2008.2006.558
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2006.558

1c Franklin War Department special printing single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA O83S
Medium:
paper; ink (deep rose)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 1/8 x 1 in. (2.86 x 2.54 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Date:
1875
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
2011.2004.33
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2011.2004.33

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