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United States M1 Rifle

Licensee:
Garand, J. C.  Search this
Maker:
Springfield Armory  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 43 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 110.49 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
rifle, semiautomatic
Place Made:
United States
Subject:
Firearms  Search this
Related event:
World War II  Search this
The Great Depression and World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Department of Defense. Marine Corps Museum
ID Number:
AF.84450M
Catalog number:
84450M
Accession number:
1978.0623
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
ThinkFinity
Exhibition:
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_418516

Cap Insignia, United States Lines

Measurements:
overall: 2 5/8 in; x 6.6675 cm
Object Name:
Insignia, Cap
Associated Place:
United States: New York
Date made:
1923
Used date:
1923-1929
Credit Line:
Gift of Frank O. Braynard, Sea Cliff, New York
ID Number:
1991.0856.31
Catalog number:
1991.0856.31
Accession number:
1991.0856
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Work and Industry: Maritime
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1102328

16c Great Seal of the United States pane of 50 with signature of James A. Farley

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA CE2
Associated Person:
James A. Farley, American, 1888 - 1976  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (red & blue) / engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 11 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. (28.58 x 24.13 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
0.209045.83.1-50
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.209045.83.1-50

16c Great Seal of the United States with inscription by Farley block of four

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 771
Associated Person:
James A. Farley, American, 1888 - 1976  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (dark blue)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2 x 3 1/8 in. (5.08 x 7.94 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Date:
March 15, 1935
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Object number:
0.209045.109
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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_0.209045.109

"Defend Your Country, Enlist Now in the United States Army" Poster

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 38 in x 25 in; 96.52 cm x 63.5 cm
Object Name:
poster
Associated Place:
United States
Date made:
1940
Associated date:
1941 - 1945
Subject:
Uncle Sam  Search this
Related event:
World War II  Search this
The Great Depression and World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
U.S. Department of Defense. Department of the Navy.
ID Number:
AF.70505M
Catalog number:
70505M
Accession number:
276931
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, General
Military
Art
ThinkFinity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_443963

1929 Oakland sedan

Maker:
General Motors Corporation  Search this
Oakland Motor Car Company  Search this
General Motors Corporation. Fisher Body Division  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
glass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 74 in x 74 in x 175 in; 187.96 cm x 187.96 cm x 444.5 cm
Object Name:
automobile
Used:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1929
Credit Line:
Bequest of Audrey H. Thomas
ID Number:
1993.0483.01
Accession number:
1993.0483
Catalog number:
1993.0483.01
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Road
America on the Move
Automobiles
Transportation
Road Transportation
Exhibition:
America on the Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1313348

The Depression of the 30's

Affiliated union:
United Auto Workers  Search this
Depicted (sitter):
Hoover, Herbert  Search this
Maker:
United Auto Workers  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 22 in x 19 in; 55.88 cm x 48.26 cm
Object Name:
Poster
Place made:
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Associated Place:
United States: Michigan, Detroit
Date made:
1962
Subject:
labor issues  Search this
Labor Unions  Search this
poverty  Search this
Related event:
The Great Depression and World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian
ID Number:
1988.0701.18
Catalog number:
1988.0701.18
Accession number:
1988.0701
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Princeton Posters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1050830

3c Wisconsin Tercentenary Farley special printing imperforate single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 755
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Depicts:
Jean Nicolet, French, 1598 - 1642  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (deep violet); adhesive /
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1935
Depicts:
Wisconsin  Search this
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.2632
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.2632

1c Restoration of Fort Dearborn sheet of twenty-five

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 730
Medium:
paper; ink (deep yellow green)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
August 25, 1933
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
1984.0173.16547
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1984.0173.16547

Presentation album from Poland signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 6 1/2 x 8 5/8 in. (16.51 x 21.91 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1938
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
0.220977.7
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.220977.7
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Block of cancelled stamps in presentation album from Poland

Title:
Scott Catalogue Poland 319
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 6 1/2 x 8 5/8 in. (16.51 x 21.91 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1938
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
0.220977.7.2
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.220977.7.2
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$1 Duck Stamp on Graf Zeppelin South America Flight Catapult combination cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA RW1
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 11/16 x 6 1/2 in. (9.3 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
September 19, 1934
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
2006.2022.5
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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_2006.2022.5
Additional Online Media:

Mexico-New York flight cover signed by Amelia Earhart

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 696
Scott Catalogue USA 720
Scott Catalogue Mexico C74
Scott Catalogue Mexico CO14
Signer:
Amelia Earhart, American, 1898 - 1937  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink ( ); adhesive
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 9/16 x 6 1/2 in. (9.05 x 16.51 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Origin:
MEXICO (republic)
Place of Destination:
New York
Date:
May 8-9, 1935
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
0.279483.1.18.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.279483.1.18.1
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Convention badge from Joint Convention of Minnesota postal employees

Medium:
fabric (rayon); metal; paper
Dimensions:
11.4 x 5.1 cm (4.5 x 2 in.)
Type:
Labor Unions & Associations Material
Place:
Minnesota
Date:
1937
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
2002.2006.13
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2002.2006.13
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Post Office Clerks convention badge from Joint Convention of Letter Carriers

Medium:
rayon; metal; paper
Dimensions:
10.2 x 5.1 cm (4 x 2 in.)
Type:
Labor Unions & Associations Material
Place:
Minnesota
Date:
1936
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
2002.2006.15
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2002.2006.15
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Badge for NAPUS convention

Medium:
fabric (rayon); metal; paper
Dimensions:
11.4 x 5.1 cm (4.5 x 2 in.)
Type:
Labor Unions & Associations Material
Place:
Minnesota
Date:
September 21-23, 1938
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
2002.2006.7
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2002.2006.7

Delegate badge for NFPOC&M convention

Medium:
fabric (rayon); metal; paper
Dimensions:
11.4 x 5.1 cm (4.5 x 2 in.)
Type:
Labor Unions & Associations Material
Place:
Illinois
Date:
September 7-9, 1935
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
2002.2006.9
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2002.2006.9

Photograph of cachet art for Contract Airmail Route 1002

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
12.5 x 8.5 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Type:
Art
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
September 1938
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
2002.2027.26
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2002.2027.26

Ford Model A half-ton parcel post truck

Assembler:
Mifflinburg Body Company  Search this
Medium:
wood; metal; rubber; glass
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 86 x 72 x 163 in. (218.44 x 182.88 x 414.02 cm)
Type:
Transportation Equipment & Models
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1931- c. 1954
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
1990.0587.2
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1990.0587.2

2c Grand Canyon Farley special printing imperforate single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 757
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (red); adhesive
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1935
Topic:
The Environment  Search this
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.2636
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.2636

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